The 2013 Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference is pleased to offer the following networking events:

Sunday September 8, 2013
MESC 2013 Opening Reception 5:30 – 7:30 PM Held in Exhibit Hall A1

Monday September 9, 2013
Poster Session 6:00 – 8:00 PM Held in Exhibit Hall A2
Come and see the wide range of interesting projects and initiatives underway throughout the country. Individuals or teams from the States will display posters illustrating their research or projects.  Presenters will be available to discuss the posters and their initiatives with other attendees throughout the evening. The event will feature sponsored food and drink stations offering attendees an opportunity to network while viewing the illustrated work of States and their partners.

Tuesday September 10, 2013
Offsite Networking Events
Harbor Cruise: Join your peers and network during a three (3) hour harbor cruise aboard the Spirit of the Lowcountry, the newest ship in the fleet. The Spirit of the Lowcountry will provide you with a narrated historic tour of Charleston harbor including over seventy-five (75) historic sites including Fort Sumter.  Tickets, $75.00 per person, for this cruise are on a “First Come, First Served” basis and are limited to 150 people. Fee includes cruise, delicious cuisine, a cash bar, and transportation from/to the Convention Center. DISCLAIMER: this event takes place at the same time as the Tuesday Carriage Ride event. Boarding time is estimated to be at 5:30 PM – attendees must choose only 1 event. These tickets must be paid for at time of reservation and are non-refundable.

Historic Charleston Carriage Ride:  Join your peers for a historic tour of Old Charleston. Palmetto Carriage Works is the oldest carriage tour company in Charleston, and has developed the greatest carriage experience in the city! During your one-hour, fully narrated tour through the streets of historic Charleston, your guide will recount the vibrant tale of the city’s exquisite history with over three hundred years of information. This event has a strict limit of 150 people and tickets are on a “First Come, First Served” basis. These tickets must be paid for at time of reservation and are non-refundable.  All ticket holders must be on a carriage ready to depart no later than 5:00 PM. DISCLAIMER: this event takes place at the same time as the Tuesday Harbor Cruise event – attendees must choose only 1 event.

Tickets for Tuesday Evening Networking Events can be purchased when registering for the Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference.

Wednesday September 11, 2013
Networking Mixer 6:00 – 8:00 PM Held in Exhibit Hall A1
As we start to wrap up the conference with this final evening’s “Mixer”, the 2013 Conference Planning Committee invites you  take a moment to meet with your colleagues to share your new  insights from  the conference presentations  before you head out to enjoy your last night in beautiful Charleston.  Hors D’oeuvres and beverages will be served.