CONvergence is a non-stop four day long event. That’s a whopping 96 hours. 5760 minutes. 345,600 seconds! It may seem like a great deal of time to fill, but the entire weekend is jam-packed with things to do! As the convention approaches, a full listing of this year’s activities and events will be found on our schedule page. And if you can’t find something to do, ask another member of the convention! Fellow CONvergence members are often your best resource in finding opportunities for fun!
The Bridge and the AuxBridge
The Bridge is the official Operations headquarters for CONvergence while it is in progress and is where you can access services such as Help Desk, Report Harassment, Lost & Found, and more. It is located on the first floor, in Nine Mile Grill, next to the DoubleTree by Hilton’s front desk.
- Wednesday 12:00pm – 6:00pm
- Thursday 8:00am – 24HRS
- Friday 24HRS – 24HRS
- Saturday 24HRS – 24HRS
- Sunday 24HRS – 7:00pm
- Monday 9:00am – 3:00pm
The Operations Auxilary Bridge, known as AuxBridge, is located in the Sheraton Hotel and provides a supplemental location to have questions answered and mange daily Lost & Found for the Sheraton.
- Thursday 10:00am – 8:00pm
- Friday 10:00am – 8:00pm
- Saturday 10:00am – 9:00pm
- Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Emergency Aid & Medical Needs
In the event of an emergency, contact The Bridge right away. Volunteers there will arrange for assistance quickly, coordinating with First Advisors, convention staff, DoubleTree by Hilton staff and any outside agencies (Police, Paramedics, etc) that may need to be called.
The First Advisors room is also available to help you see to your medical needs during the convention. Check out the First Advisors page for more information.
Contacting the Bridge
You have several options for contacting the Bridge at any time during the convention.
- By phone: Call or text 651.800.1.OPS (651-800-1677).
- In person: Walk-in to the Bridge in Nine Mile Grill, next to the DoubleTree by Hilton’s front desk.
- Wandering Hosts: Flag down staff wearing purple vests for help or to radio in to the Bridge.