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2019 WMA Spring Seminar
Sheraton Maui

You are invited!

    You are cordially invited to join us on Maui and take part in excellent educational opportunities at the 2019 WMA Spring Seminar. Educational seminars are held each morning, with the afternoons free for exploration.

 

Registration Fees

    Hotel and seminar registration is open now. There is no online registration. You must download the linked registration form by clicking here. Not all optional activities have been confirmed at this point—they will be announced as they become available. You can add optional activities at a later time. Keep checking our website for updates!

Customized Packages
    Do you want to come earlier or stay later? Can’t stay for the entire program? Contact Regina Sánchez and she can customize a package for you! 800.669.8847 or regina@wma.org.

 

Hotel Information

   Located on 23 lush oceanfront acres at legendary Pu‘u Keka‘a on Ka‘anapali Beach, Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa invites travelers to experience adventure and family fun on the island of Maui. Relax at the resort’s 142-yard lagoon style pool, taste fresh island cuisine, learn indigenous Hawaiian cultural activities and play at the white sandy beach. Eighty-three percent of the resort’s 508 rooms and suites feature breathtaking views of the Pacific, and sister islands Lanai and Molokai. At sunset, the resort showcases its iconic cliff dive ceremony, a tradition since the resort first opened in 1963. Make lasting memories as you unwind during sunset, snorkel with tropical fish and honu (green sea turtles), learn ukulele with family or rejuvenate at The Spa at Black Rock.

 

The Island of Maui

   Maui is known as the Valley Isle as two major volcanoes form the island with a verdant valley nestled between. It’s a tropical paradise blessed with beautiful beaches, jaw-dropping scenery and year-round warm temperatures.

   Stand above a sea of clouds high atop Haleakala. Lose count of the waterfalls along the road as you maneuver the hairpin turns of the Hana highway. The second largest Hawaiian island has a smaller population than you’d expect. Today, Maui reveals its cultural past through a thriving arts scene infused with the life-embracing spirit of aloha.

   On Maui, you’ll have plenty of chances to try an array of outdoor adventures you’ve never experienced before. Snorkelers will be rewarded with unforgettable sights in Molokini ’s luminous waters. Or feel the rush of your first surf lesson off the shores of historic Lahaina. On land, go on a horseback ride on the slopes of Haleakala, Maui’s highest peak. You can even take your first helicopter ride to see breathtaking views of Maui’s pristine valleys and waterfalls.

   From the scenic slopes of fertile upcountry Maui to beaches that have repeatedly been voted among the best in the world, a visit to the Valley Isle recharges the senses. But like every good magic trick, you’ll have to see it for yourself to believe it. Relaxation, rejuvenation and renewal are all held in this magical place that the spirit calls home!

 

Schedule

Saturday, March 23—Arrivals and Hotel Check-In
 

Sunday, March 24

    7:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Seminar Check-In (Arrivals throughout the day) 

    6:00 p.m.
    Welcome Reception (Optional)

Monday, March 25

    7:30 a.m.
    Seminar Breakfast at ROCKsalt restaurant

    9:00 a.m.
    Seminar: WMA Updates with Sheila Dey

    12:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Optional Activity: TBD

Tuesday, March 26

    7:30 a.m.
    Seminar Breakfast at ROCKsalt restaurant

    9:00 a.m.
    Seminar: TBD

    12:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Optional Activity: TBD

Wednesday, March 27—Free Day

    7:15 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Optional Activity: Snorkel and Whale Watching/LIMITED SPACE!

Thursday, March 28

    7:30 a.m.
    Seminar Breakfast at ROCKsalt restaurant

    9:00 a.m.
    Seminar: TBD

    Optional Activity: TBD

    6:00 p.m.
    Farewell Event (Optional)

Friday, March 29

    7:30 a.m.
    Seminar Breakfast at ROCKsalt restaurant

    9:00 a.m.
    Seminar: TBD

Saturday, March 30—Hotel Check Out and Departures

 

Travel and Transportation

   Hawaiian Airlines is pleased to partner once again with WMA and offer a special discount off their lowest rates from any California gateway. Simply go to Hawaiian Airlines affiliate program and enter WMA’s code AMWEBWMA.

   Getting to the Sheraton (28 miles from the Kahului Airport) requires the use of a rental car, hiring a ground transportation service or taxi. To assist you, here are a couple of suggestions:

   Hertz Car Rental will provide discounted rates, guaranteed one week before through one week after the meeting dates. Reservations may be placed online at Hertz or by calling 800.654.2240. WMA’s Discount Code: CV#02RE0033.

   The hotel does not provide airport shuttles; however, car services can be prearranged through Roberts Hawaii between Kahului Airport and Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa. Prearranged shuttle service guarantees a faster, worry-free arrival and departure. Call toll free at 800.831.5541 or visit them at their website by clicking here.

   Taxi phones and cabs are located curbside at baggage claims areas. Cost is approximately $100 each way.
 

 

Need more information?

    Contact Regina Sánchez at regina@wma.org or 800.669.8847. She’s glad to help!

2605 Kaanapali Parkway, Lahaina
Maui, Hawaii 96761 USA
(808) 661-0031

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