"Cosmopolitan International Conventions showcase the movers and shakers in the Cosmopolitan organization."

 

The 2020 International Convention in Minneapolis will see Cosmopolitan launching into the second century of the organization!

Convention Overview
Cosmopolitan International Convention provides an excellent learning opportunity for various topics, such as Diabetes, Grants and Fund Raising, officer training and orientation, membership sponsorship and retention techniques, and more...
 
And of course there is the networking opportunities with members from other clubs, both in the US and Canada. Once you attend an International Convention, you will want to put each future one on your calendar and BE THERE!
 
Registration for July in Minneapolis opens on Monday, May 18, 2019. Early registration will be available until June 23, 2019, at which time the price will increase by $25.00.
 
Here is an outline of the 2020 Minneapolis International Convention (Subject to change without notice)
 
2020 Convention Schedule
Time Event
Wednesday  
3:00 pm - 6:30 pm Registration
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Dinner on your own 
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hospitality Suite Open
Thursday  
7:30 am - 11:00 am Registration
7:30 am - 8:00 am Yoga Class w/ Larry Heim
8:00 am - 9:00 am First Timer Orientation Session
9:00 am - 11:00 am Educational Forum
11:00 am - 1:00 pm Opening Ceremony Luncheon
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm CI Board Meeting
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm CDF Board Meeting
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Mall of America (Supper coupon included)
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm PIP Reception
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hospitality Suite Open
Friday  
7:30 am - 8:30 am Registration
7:30 am - 8:00 am Yoga Class w/ Larry Heim
9:00 am - 11:15 am Delegates Meeting
11:30 am - 1:00 pm CDF/CFC Donations Luncheon
1:30 pm - 8:00 pm Explore Minneappolis
  (Gateway District, Nicollet Mall,
  Warehouse Hennepin Ave, Mall of America
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Dinner on your own !
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hospitality Suite Open
Saturday  
7:30 am - 8:00 am Yoga Class w/ Larry Heim
9:00 am - 10:30 am Awards Judging
10:30 am - 11:00 am Presentation for 2021 Convention (Sioux Falls)
11:00 am - 1:00 pm Installation of Officers Luncheon
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm New CI Board Meeting
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm 2nd CDF Board Meeting
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm President's Reception
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm President's Awards Banquet
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hospitality Suite Open
Sunday  
8:00 am - 10:00 am Wrap-Up Breakfast
 
 
Registration
 

ONLINE REGISTRATION WILL OPEN MONDAY, MAY 18, 2020

 

PAPER REGISTRATION IS NO LONGER SUPPORTED

Hotel Information

Crowne Plaza Aire Bloomington Hotel & Conference Center

 

Grand Ballroom.

 

Meeting Room

 
The host hotel is the Crowne Plaza Aire Bloomington Hotel and Conference Center, 3 Appletree Square, Bloomington, MN  55425.  Cosmopolitan has reserved a block of rooms for July 22, 23, 24, and 25.  Guest room rate is $129.  Reservations will be available shortly after the first of the year. 
Airport Transportation
The Crowne Plaza Aire Bloomington offers a free shuttle from the MSP Airport. This virtually eliminates any ground transportation costs.