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AICI Member Weekly Bulletin

April 2015
In this edition: Certification  |  Conference  |  Webinars  |  Teleclasses  |  Chapter Educational Events

Don't Miss the FLC Deadline!

FLC Applicants | FLC June 30, 2015

FLC Binder submissions should be approved and FLC Tests should be passed by the end of June 2015.

Learn more here.

Please contact Delby Bragais if you have questions or concerns.

Global Conference Information

AICI Global Conference

Washington, D.C. | August 27-30, 2015

Global Conference Quicklinks

Registration  |   Schedule  |   Sponsorship  |   Online Hotel Reservations

Don’t Forget to Book Your Travel!

Hotel Accommodations

Make your reservation at the Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel prior to July 10, 2015 to receive our conference attendees/exhibitors special room rate of $159 USD plus tax and fees, single/double occupancy. Please call the hotel reservation department at Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel directly at 1-800-MARRIOTT (1-800-627-7468) to receive this rate or register online here.

AICI strongly encourages that you book through the link above to ensure that you get all of the “perks” of the AICI pre-negotiated rates.

Travel Information

As a reminder, Non-US visitors must have valid travel documents/passports to enter Washington, DC, to provide proof of their citizenship. Document requirements vary depending on your country of origin, citizenship, the reason for your visit, and the length of your stay, and may include passport or a birth certificate, photo ID, and/or a Visa.

For more information on "What to Expect When Applying for a Visa to the US," please visit the Travel Information Section.

Don't Forget Your VISA!

Visit our Visa Information and Guidelines page for additional information regarding applying for a Visa and traveling to the United States for the AICI Biennial Global Conference.

Need an invitation to the conference? Fill out our Visa Invitation Letter Request Form.

Take Advantage of Our Early Bird Pricing and Register Today!

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Upcoming CEU'd Webinars: Register Today, Space is Limited

Cathy Liska

3 Steps to Creating and Delivering Effective Webinars

with Cathy Liska

AICI Credits: .1 AICI CEUs

Thursday, April 9 | 11:00 am, EDT - New York  

COST: $60 AICI Members/$78 Nonmembers

Online classes are the future and a great opportunity for expanding your reach. Online groups create additional possibilities. How do you prepare for great online programs? Learn tips for PowerPoint, Content, and Audience Engagement.

Registration and Full Details

Carla Mathis

The Psychology of Style in Business: Why It Matters & How to Use It

with Carla Mathis, AICI CIM

AICI Credits: .3 AICI CEUs

Tuesday, May 5 and Tuesday, May 12 | 8:00 pm, EDT - New York
(you must attend both sessions to earn the CEUs)

COST: $180 AICI Members/$234 Nonmembers

Your visual presentation tells a story whether you realize it or not. Your non-verbal communication has a psychological effect on the people around you. This webinar will show you how to use the psychology of style in business to get the desired results for both women and men. Through demonstration and examples you will learn how to create looks to alter moods and the ways in which people respond in various business situations. With 30+ years of experience, Image Master Carla Mathis will show you the foundational principles and practical examples for achieving psychological effects to serve the busi-ness goals of you and your clients.

Registration and Full Details

Upcoming Teleclasses

Register Today, it’s Free – ¡Regístrese hoy, es gratis!

Karina Deninotti

Principios básicos de los textiles que todo profesional de la imagen debe conocer

con Karina Deninotti

10 Abril, 2015
12:00 pm CDT (México-Guadalajara)

La clase está orientada a proporcionar un conocimiento general sobre los textiles partiendo de las fibras y los hilados. Se tocará el tema de los procesos de acabado, los cuales son escenciales a la hora de considerar cualidades, costos y durabilidad de las telas. Se hablará de las nuevas tecnologías textiles, actuales y venideras.

Presiona aquí para más información

Linda Barrett

The Art of Closing the Sale

with Linda Barrett

April 16, 2015
12:00 pm EDT (New York)

Getting in front of a potential customer is one thing. Walking away with the sale is another. Learn tips and techniques to closing the sale, and even increasing your sales price through upselling. We'll share information about how to win over your prospect, recognize buying signals, prepare for and present your offer, and look for opportunities to add value.

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AICI Chapter Educational Events

Sarah Hathorn, AICI CIP, CPBS
Sarah Hathorn, AICI CIP, CPBS

AICI Florida Chapter

Brand & Marketing Breakthroughs to Attract More Clients

Education Day | Saturday, April 18, 2015 | 8 AM - 5 PM | .6 CEU

AICI Florida Chapter | Click here to download a full PDF

AICI Washington, DC Metro Chapter

FLC* Certification Boot Camp

Boot Camp | Saturday, April 18, 2015 | 10 AM - 5 PM | 5.0 CEU

AICI Washington, DC Metro Chapter | Click here to download a full PDF

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