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The 2014 American Counseling Association Conference & Expo at the Hawaii Convention Center.

The 2014 American Counseling Association Conference & Expo at the Hawaii Convention Center.

The 2014 American Counseling Association (ACA) Conference & Expo will bring together approximately 2,600 counselors and students at the Hawai`i Convention Center from March 27 to 30.  The conference, which was last held in Hawai`i in 2008, will empower professionals with the skills they need to meet the public’s shifting counseling needs.

The conference will include the opening keynote on March 28 by Morgan Spurlock, Academy Award-nominated director of the documentary “Super Size Me” and host and producer of CNN’s original series, “Inside Man.”  Spurlock will speak about social issues and trends in the United States as it relates to the counseling profession.  On March 29, world-renowned innovator and teacher of family therapy Cloe Madanes will deliver her keynote address at the convention center.

For more information, visit www.counseling.org.

Join Us In Turning Off Your Lights For Earth Hour!

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At the Hawai`i Convention Center we work hard to reduce our impact on the environment.  Check out what we are doing in our commitment to sustainability.

We are joining the World Wildlife Fund and millions of people worldwide for Earth Hour, the single largest public event to raise awareness about energy conservation and climate change.

Join us in turning off your lights for Earth Hour, 8:30-9:30 pm on Saturday, March 29!  Learn more at http://www.earthhour.org/

 

 

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First Hawaiian International Auto Show This Weekend

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The annual First Hawaiian International Auto Show begins this Friday, March 14, and runs through Sunday, March 16 at the Hawai`i Convention Center.

Showcasing new and yet-to-be-seen vehicles, the show features cars for everyone including exotics, car clubs, and cars from the popular CBS television show “Hawaii Five-O.”

For show information and tickets, visit the Motor Trend Auto Show website.

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The Honolulu Festival Begins Today

A display of unique and intricate origami in the exhibit hall of the Hawai`i Convention Center.

A display of unique and intricate origami in the exhibit hall of the Hawai`i Convention Center.

Hawai`i’s annual cultural extravaganza, The Honolulu Festival, begins today!  This much anticipated event brings people together from around the Pacific Rim – Japan, Australia, Tahiti, Philippines, Taiwan, Korea, and Hawai`i.  A mix of educational programs, dance performances, musical acts, art demonstrations, food and fun activities for all ages attracts thousands of locals and visitors each year.

These family-friendly activities take place at the Hawai`i Convention Center and many other location in Honolulu, with the grand finale Honolulu Festival Parade down Kalakaua Avenue at 4:00pm and Fireworks Show at 8:30pm on Sunday, March 9.

For more information and a complete schedule, please visit the Honolulu Festival website.

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MCI International Sales Partners in Honolulu This Week

MCI International Sales Partners tour the Hawai`i Convention Center. Here they inspect the Center's Rooftop Garden function space.

MCI International Sales Partners tour the Hawai`i Convention Center. Here they inspect the Center’s Rooftop Garden function space.

The MCI International Sales Partners, representing Japan, Korea, China, Taiwan, Europe, Oceania, and Latin America, are all in Honolulu this week for the Hawai`i Tourism Authority’s Spring Marketing Update, happening at the Hawai`i Convention Center.

The Hawai`i Convention Center welcomed them on March 3rd with a tour and information about the facility, followed by a reception in the Charlot Courtyard.

The Center’s team is excited to work alongside the International Sales Partners to bring more meetings and events to Hawai`i.

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