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Ramada Hotel and Conference Center

Ramada Hotel and Conference Center Main Entrance


The Ramada Hotel & Conference Center, located at 2402 North Forest Road, Getzville, borders the University at Buffalo North Campus.

   > Free parking
   > Free shuttle
   > Free wireless internet


Event Shuttle

New this year - shuttle service to the Ramada Hotel!


The shuttle will run between the Ramada Hotel and the Center for Tomorrow parking lot, with a stop at Flint Loop.


The shuttle will run at the following times:


8:00am to 10:00am
11:30am to 1:30pm
2:30pm to 4:00pm


Map and Directions to Ramada


Enter through the main entrance and proceed up the stairs to the registration table. 

Registration opens at 8:00am.  Following the lunch break, registration re-opens at 1:00pm.

Check in at the registration table to receive your:

  • Name tag
  • Prize ticket
  • Welcome bag containing:
    >  Session Schedule
    Event Map
    >  Helpful materials from campus departments and event supporters

Enjoy light refreshments before sessions begin.  Meet with select University suppliers.


A few local suggestions:

  • On-site at the Ramada
    Embers Grill (information about lunch specials will be available at the registration table)
  • Along Millersport, about a mile -
    Besta Pizza, Elmo's, John & Mary’s, Chinese Cookery, Any Time Sushi, Tim Horton’s, Burger King, Nina’s
  • Along Maple, within four miles -
    IHOP, Olive Garden, Red Lobster, Joe’s Crab Shack, Red Robin


Be sure to participate in the prize drawings.  Prizes will be awarded throughout the day. 

  • Write your name on your prize ticket located in your welcome bag
  • Detach the ticket portion
  • Drop it into the ticket box located on the prize table
  • Retain the coupon portion

Schedule at a Glance

8:00am  Registration

9:00am  Concurrent Sessions

   > Achieve Work/Life Balance
   > Cash Internal Controls
   > Employee Life Cycle
   > How to Purchase Computers

9:45am  Prize Drawings

10:00am  Concurrent Sessions

   > Family Medical Leave Act
   > Employee Discounts
   > RF Budget/Proposal
   > SIRI - What's New

10:45am  Prize Drawings

11:00am  Concurrent Sessions

   > Emotional Intelligence
   > Navigating Procurement
   > Tips for Working Parents
   > UBF Q & A

12:00pm  Lunch On Your Own

1:30pm  Concurrent Sessions

   > Funding Journals/Transfers
   > LinkedIn
   > Rehabs and Renovations
   > SIRI Student Reporting

2:15pm  Prize Drawings

2:30pm  Concurrent Sessions

   > Everyday Security
   > Future of Business Systems
   > Project Sunlight
   > Special Events Services

3:15pm  Grand Prize Drawings

Help us make Business Day even better

We want your feedback to make Business Day even better next year.  After Business Day, check your email for the post-event survey and complete it for a chance to win an HP printer!