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Program of Events and Sessions
Friday, November 20, 2009
7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Registration and Reception, Exhibits Open - Madison Ballroom, 2nd level


Saturday, November 21, 2009
7:45 - 8:45 a.m. Buffet Breakfast - Madison Ballroom, 2nd level
Exhibits open 7:45 am to 5:00 pm
8:45 - 10:00 a.m. Opening Keynote: - Diabetes Technology, Now and the Future – Irl Hirsch - Courtyard Ballroom, B level
10:00 - 10:45 a.m. Snack break, exhibits open - Madison Ballroom, 2nd level
10:45 a.m. - Noon Care Suggestions According to CWD - Jeff Hitchcock - Courtyard Ballroom, B level
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch buffet, exhibits open - Madison Ballroom, 2nd level
1:00 - 2:15 p.m. Sports, Exercise, and BG Control – Gary Scheiner - Courtyard Ballroom, B level
2:15 - 3:00 p.m. Snack Break, exhibits open - Madison Ballroom, 2nd level
3:00 - 4:15 p.m. It's Not Just a Numbers Game – Joe Solowiejczyk - Courtyard Ballroom, Federal/Superior Room, B level
Using Advanced Pump Features - Gary Scheiner - Courtyard Ballroom, Municipal Room, B level
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Dinner - Madison Ballroom, 2nd level
7:30 - 9:00 p.m. Parents of Teens Discussion Group - Natalie Bellini and Jim Vail - West room, 3rd Floor


Sunday, November 22, 2009
7:45 - 8:45 a.m. Buffet Breakfast - Madison Ballroom, 2nd Level
Exhibits open 7:45 am until Noon
8:45 - 10:00 a.m. Focus on the Future: Balancing Between Here and There – Joe Solowiejczyk - Courtyard Ballroom, B level
10:00 - 10:45 a.m. Snack break, exhibits open - Madison Ballroom, 2nd Level
10:45 - Noon Making Sense of Sensor Data – Gary Scheiner - Courtyard Ballroom, Federal/Superior Room, B level
Infusion Sets and Sensors – Natalie Bellini - Courtyard Ballroom, Municipal Room, B level
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch Buffet - Madison Ballroom, 2nd Level
1:00 - 2:15 p.m. Sick Day Management – Heather Speer - Courtyard Ballroom, Federal/Superior Room, B level
Carb Counting Using Pump Features – Mike Schurig - Courtyard Ballroom, Municipal Room, B level
2:15 - 3:00 p.m. Snack Break - Madison Ballroom, 2nd Level
3:00 - 4:15 p.m. Moms' Discussion Group – Lauren Lanning & Michelle Rago - Courtyard Ballroom, Federal/Superior Room, B level
Dads' Discussion Group - Scott Kyllo and Joe Solowiejczyk - Courtyard Ballroom, Municipal Room, B level


Teen Sessions
Activities (some outdoors) and discussion groups specifically for teens (ages 13+) will be included. These sessions are for teens with type 1 diabetes as well as their teen siblings and friends. Everyone is welcome! Teens should simply report to the Teen Room each day at 8:45 a.m. Teens likely will be going off-site and outdoors in the afternoons. A signed permission slip and waiver must be completed at registration in order for teens to participate.
Tween Sessions
Activities (including pool time!) and discussion groups specifically for tweens (ages 10-12) will be offered on the same schedule as the adult sessions with the same breaks for snacks and meals. These sessions are for tweens with type 1 diabetes as well as their tween siblings and friends. Tweens should simply report to the designated Tween Room each day at 8:45 a.m. Tweens likely will be going off-site on Sunday afternoon. A signed waiver must be completed at registration in order for tweens to participate.
School-Age Children's Sessions
Programming for school-age children (ages 6-9) will be fun and interactive. No "boring stuff" here! Sessions will run on the same schedule as the adults with the same breaks for snacks and meals. All school-age children are welcome. Pool time will be part of each day’s activities, so make sure your child has a swimsuit! Children should report each day to the designated Elementary Room at 8:45 a.m.
Childcare
Childcare for potty-trained children ages 3-5 will be available. CDE Alanna Chambers will be the lead person for childcare. Please talk with her on Friday evening if your preschooler will be in childcare during the weekend.

Please note that all children must be with their appropriate age group on Saturday and Sunday. The elementary program is for children ages 6-9; the tween program is for children ages 10-12, and the teen program is for ages 13-18. There is no 'skipping up' or 'skipping down.' This is per our insurance guidelines. No exceptions are allowed.

CWD's Focus on Technology Conference in Seattle is Sponsored By:
Abbott Diabetes Care Animas Corporation OmniPod LifeScan Novo Nordisk ACCU-CHEK sanofi-aventis


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