NACD is closely monitoring the spread of COVID-19 across the United States and making determinations regarding the schedule of events below. As the situation progresses, NACD may reschedule or cancel planned events to ensure the continued safety of our members and their communities. Therefore, please stay vigilant concerning notifications from NACD about upcoming meetings.
The 2020 Northeast Region Meeting will be Sept. 14-16, 2020 at the AC Hotel Portland Downtown Waterfront in Portland, ME.
AC Hotel Portland Downtown Waterfront
158 Fore Street,
Portland, ME 04101
NACD Room Rates:
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Monday, September 9, 2019
|12:30-5:30 PM||Golf Tournament - Renditions Golf Course|
|6:00-7:00 PM||Registration/Opening Reception|
Tuesday September 10, 2019
|8:30-8:45 AM||Opening Remarks
Christopher J. Diamond, Astro Chemicals, Inc.; NACD Northeast Region President
NACD Immediate Past Chairman of the Board, Doug Brown, will deliver an update on association membership, programs, and events and provide an outlook of what’s ahead.
|9:00-10:00 AM||The Seven Step Leadership Formula: Tactical Steps to Become a Leader
Scott Love, Scott Love International
|10:15-11:15 AM||Roundtable Discussion: Ensuring Employee Success in the Chemical Distribution Industry
Amanda Bagley and Kerry Bagley, Bedford Specialty Sales, Inc.
|11:15 AM-12:15 PM||Legislative Update
|1:30-2:00 PM||E-Commerce & Its Growing Impact in the Chemical Industry
|2:00-3:00 PM||Retaining Top Talent
Fern Hernberg, Eagle HR, Inc.
|3:15-4:15 PM||Maximizing Recoveries and Minimizing Risk When Doing Business with a Distressed Customer
Stephen B. Gerald, Whiteford, Taylor & Preston, LLC
Networking Event at The Naval Academy Club
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
|8:30-9:15 AM||Regulatory Session
Jennifer Gibson, NACD
|9:15-10:15 AM||Disaster and Recovery Plan: How to Keep a Business Open and Operating During a Crisis
Emma Poon, FEMA
Cyber Threat Landscape
In this session, we will explore building alliances to improve the nation’s cybersecurity.