2022 Convention To Be Held in Charleston

Our 101st Annual Convention will be held January 19 - 23, 2022 at the Belmond Charleston Place in Charleston, South Carolina. CAGC Annual Conventions are always a place where old friends come together and new friends meet. The 101st Annual Convention will be no different! Save the date for great opportunities to connect with industry leaders, information-packed educational sessions, a fantastic keynote address, and the prestigious Pinnacle Award celebrations!

Event Details at a Glance

When: January 19 - 23, 2022
Where: Belmond Charleston Place
Event Contact: Chelsea Andujar, Director of Meetings and Events | 704-372-1450, ext. 5229

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Keynote Speakers

Dr. Sarah Glova

CEO of Reify Media & Technical Communication Expert 

Sarah’s trademark skill is bringing trends and innovations to life with powerful and engaging storytelling.

Sarah GlovaDr. Sarah Glova is the CEO of the award-winning digital media firm Reify Media. Sarah was 26 when she founded Reify, and she continues to be the sole owner of the self-funded, 10-year-old company. Reify Media serves major university, corporate, and nonprofit clients across the country, helping organizations educate and promote through digital media projects backed by sound instructional design principles.

An expert in technical communication, Sarah is known for translating complicated technical trends into authentic discussions for all skill levels. She speaks about technology trends, Smart City innovations, instructional technology, women in entrepreneurship, and more. She has facilitated training sessions from California to Qatar, with highlights like Connected World Summit in London, Select USA Summit in Washington DC, IoT Evolution in Florida, and many more. Her trademark skill is bringing trends and innovations to life with powerful and engaging storytelling. 


Jason "Jay" Redman

Navy SEAL LT (Retired)

The mark of a person is not found in his past, but how he overcomes adversity and builds his future. Quitting is not an option.

Listen to Jay Redman's Podcast: Moving the Needle 

Jason RedmanJason Redman is a retired U.S. Navy Lieutenant who spent 11 years as an enlisted Navy SEAL and almost 10 years as a SEAL officer. He was awarded the Bronze Star with Valor, the Purple Heart, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Navy Commendation Medal, the Joint Service Achievement Medal, five Navy Achievement Medals, two Combat Action Ribbons and the U.S. Army Ranger Tab.

After being severely wounded in Iraq in 2007, Redman returned to active duty before retiring in 2013.

In 2013 he launched a speaking and consulting company which focuses on inspirational presentations on leadership, teamwork and the “Overcome Mindset,” helping individuals, companies and teams to “Get off the X”™ from what he refers to as “life ambushes.” In addition, Redman provides workshops, online programs, executive coaching and business consulting to businesses around the world and group coaching through his Get off the X™ training and Overcome Army™ coaching programs.

Redman is the author of the New York Times bestselling memoir “The Trident: The Forging and Reforging of a Navy SEAL Leader” and Amazon bestsellers “Overcome: Crush Adversity With the Leadership Techniques of America’s Toughest Warriors” (2019) and the Pointman Planner guided, motivational productivity journal (2021). He lives with his family in Virginia.

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2022 Convention Sponsorships

Sponsorship opportunities are still available! We have several opportunities to partner with companies to get your name in front of some of the biggest players in the industry.
For more information, contact Jacob Garmon, Director of Safety, Suppliers & Sponsorships, at 704- 372-1450, ext. 5222.


Thank you to our sponsors!

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