Reconnect with old friends, make new ones, and network with your colleagues! Back by popular demand, our Convention Connections are the social events of the season!



Colorado Pioneers in Hearing

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

History is a beautiful thing! At this reception, we will honor Coloradoans who were instrumental in newborn hearing screening and intervention. Appetizers and cash bar. RSVP required.



First Timers Orientation

12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

If you have never attended an AG Bell Convention before or would like a refresher on how to make the most of your experience in Denver, this orientation is for you! Learn how to navigate the schedule, set priorities and meet other newcomers.

Dena Goldstein Mixer

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

This reception is a wonderful opportunity for adults with hearing loss and teens with and without hearing loss to make friends, ask questions and share experiences in a relaxed and friendly social environment. The event is free of charge, but The AG Bell Convention is the place to socialize, connect and engage within the listening and spoken language community! a ticket is required. RSVP required. Made possible through the Dena Goldstein Memorial Fund.

Welcome Party in the Exhibit Hall

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

You don’t want to miss it! Participate in a unique scavenger hunt along with other fun and games. Use this as an opportunity to take note of the vendor booths you want to visit while at the convention.



Listening and Spoken Language Celebration

8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

This fabulous event will provide music, dancing, games and conversation as part of a continuous gathering in the ballroom, reception hall and adjacent smaller rooms in the Sheraton Tower. There will be activities for everyone: parents, professionals and adults with hearing loss. RSVP required.


Sunday, July 3

Stars and Stripes Breakfast Bonanza

7:30 am - 9:00 am

Craving your early morning celebrity fix? Enjoy breakfast and meet and greet with Nina Poersh, Neil Maes, Brick Reilly, and Jonathan Hutcherson! Learn more about the stars here. (Ticket is required)