45th Biennial Convention

Yokohama, Japan, July 30-August 2, 2018




It was a memorable, inspiring and FUN time in Yokohama, Japan. We are grateful to our Japanese hosts for their outstanding hospitality, and thank all of the attendees who came and made this convention one we will never forget!

Check back to this page soon for a full convention recap, as well as additional presentations and other information featured during the event. Be sure to check out SIA's Facebook page for photos and videos taken throughout the convention!

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Finance Presentation

By 2017-2018 SIA Secretary/Treasurer Kathy King

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Big Goal Appeal

By Past SIA Board Director and North Atlantic Region Governor Diane Thompson

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Creating Our Future: Being the Organization We Want to Be

By SIA Executive Director & CEO Elizabeth M. Lucas

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Thank you for joining us in Yokohama!