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Are you ready for face-to-face meetings again? We are!


Join us in Columbus for the ASAE Community Pop-Up! We're sure you're as ready as we are to get off of your computer screen and for in-person face-to-face meetings again. You'll have the opportunity to interact with other association planners in the Midwest region, hear inspiring stories of success from Jane Grote Abell, founding member of Donatos Pizza, enjoy a pizza party and watch the closing ASAE keynote with your colleagues. 


Wednesday, Aug. 18
1-6 p.m.
Greater Columbus Convention Center
Short North Ballroom

About Jane Grote Abell and Donatos Pizza

Jane is a published author of "The Missing Piece: Doing Business The Donatos Way", was featured on a season 5 episode of Undercover Boss and has the classic American family business story. Jane lives by the values set by her father and loves to give back to the community. Join us to hear her story.

Schedule of events:

  • 1:15-2 p.m. - Attendees arrive at Greater Columbus Convention Center, Short North Ballroom
  • 2-2:15 p.m. -  Welcome and announcements
  • 2:15-3:15 p.m. - Presentation and Q&A with Jane Grote Abell, founding family member of Donatos Pizza and current CPO and Chairwoman of the Board
  • 3:15-3:30 p.m. Break (grab some Donatos pizza for the closing session!)
  • 3:30-3:45 p.m. Live from the Community Pop-Ups
  • 3:45-5 p.m. Watch Party: Closing Keynote
  • 5-6 p.m. Reception

To participate, select the Columbus Community Pop-UP location when you register.