NSGIC 2014 Annual Conference

September 14-18, 2014

Charleston, South Carolina

Francis Marion Hotel

387 King Street

Charleston, SC 29403

Phone: 1 (843) 722-0600

Hotel Meeting Room Floor Plan

Final Agenda

Please see the agenda provided with your name tag for room assignments.

Google Docs

Please feel free to add questions, notes or comments in the daily Google Documents. Use bullets to separate the comments and please add your first initial and last name at the end of your comments. Please note that anyone with this link (everyone in the World) can read your comments. The announcements document will be used to help notify you about agenda changes or other issues.
General Announcements
Day 1, Sunday, September 14
Day 2, Monday, September 15
Day 3, Tuesday, September 16
Day 4, Wednesday, September 17
Day 5, Thursday, September 18


Online registration closed late on Friday, September 12th. After that you will need to register on site.
Click here for a printable registration form
Official registration brochure

Know Before You Go:

Francis Marion Hotel

may be sold out over conference dates. Call NSGIC Headquarters for overflow information.


Charleston International Airport

Airport Taxi and Shuttle Information

New Airport Shuttle Option!
Nash Express offers one-way transportation for only $3.00! It runs every hour between the airport and the downtown visitors center, which is about a block from the Francis Marion Hotel. You can find a schedule here.


Business casual is appropriate for all sessions and networking events.
Weather is forecast to be in the low 80sF for the week, with chance of some scattered showers.

Attendee Roster as of 9.11.14

South Carolina Aquarium

This year's offsite social event will be held on Wednesday, September 17th at the South Carolina Aquarium. The price of this event is included with the full conference registration. Please see Diane at NSGIC registration desk if you'd like to purchase a ticket for a guest for $75. The Aquarium is approximately a half mile walk from the hotel. We will have a shuttle available if you prefer.

Downtown Attractions

Charleston Visitors Bureau for Local Information

Map of Downtown Charleston

Palmetto Carriage Tours of Downtown Charleston

Ghost and Dungeon Walking Tour

Charleston Restaurants

Nearby Attractions

Fort Sumter National Monument

Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum