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IKAA: Gathering Las Vegas 2008

posted Mar 8, 2009, 11:41 PM by Luke K

SAVE THE DATES: January 13 - January 15, 2008

USD 60 Until December 31, 2007
USD 75 January 1 - 10, 2008
FREE for Children under 6

**Registration fee includes: Welcome Reception, Breakfast and lunch on January 13th and 14th, and Tuesday night’s banquet.

Amy Anderson, Korean adoptee comedian, will provide entertainment for the Tuesday night banquet. For more information about Amy Anderson, please visit her website:!


A block of rooms have been set aside for the IKAA Mini-Gathering Las Vegas at the Flamingo Hotel located right in the center of the famous Las Vegas strip. A special nightly rate has been arranged for $130/night and this rate will be available from January 12 - January 17, 2008.

To make your room reservations, you can call +1.800.835.5686 and use either the “International Korean Adoptee Associations” name OR the Reservation Code #SFKAA8. It is also possible to sign up online: here

There are a limited number of rooms available, so if you plan on attending the Las Vegas International Mini-Gathering, please go ahead and make your room reservations today!


Participants must be over 21!

Bally’s, another big casino across the street from the Flamingo, will host a poker tournament for IKAA. The tournament will be open to adoptees and spouses/partners.

Sign up fee: $65. The fee can be paid with the registration to the general conference or� online: here

Sign up for the Poker Tournament (75 persons on a first-come, first-served basis): Please include your name, country and payment method.


There is a possibility of a golf event, if there are enough participants.� Please let us know ( if you would be interested!


All adult Korean adoptees (including individuals and groups who are not officially affiliated with IKAA) are welcome to submit proposals for workshops to take place at the IKAA Mini-Gathering in Las Vegas. Workshops are tentatively scheduled to take place 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM on both Monday, January 14 and Tuesday, January 15. Depending on the number of workshops, there may be space for concurrent sessions to take place.

Please visit the IKAA International Mini-Gathering Las Vegas website ( ) to download the workshop proposal form.

**Join us on the “IKAA International Mini-Gathering Las Vegas” Facebook Group! IKAA is not responsible for the arrangement of roommates, but perhaps you can find an old friend or acquaintance on Facebook to stay with!**
Details have been updated on the IKAA website. Please visit!