Agenda

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Monday, August 13, 2018
2:00-5:00 PM Responsible Distribution Candidacy Class (registration required.)
5:00-6:00 PM Responsible Distribution Candidacy Class - Reception
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
7:00 AM-5:00 PM Registration Open
8:00 AM-5:00 PM Optional ChemEdge Pre-Con Responsible Distribution Workshop*
2:30-5:30 PM Exhibitor Move-In
5:30-6:30 PM Pre-Con Workshop Reception
(Responsible Distribution and/or Regulatory Workshop Participants Only.)
7:30 PM Optional Dinners Around New Orleans (Dutch-Treat)
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
7:00 AM-5:00 PM Registration Open
7:30 AM-12:30 PM Golf Outing*
Lakewood Golf Club
8:30-10:30 AM Exhibitor Move-In
8:00 AM-2:00 PM Optional ChemEdge Pre-Con Regulatory TSCA Workshop*
8:00 AM-5:00 PM

One-on-One Consultations with Doug Kutz, Responsible Distribution Mentor
Doug Kutz, Responsible Distribution Mentor

12:45-2:30 PM Trade Show Open/Lunch
2:45-4:15 PM

Opening General Session

Lead with Excellence
Jeff “Odie” Espenship, Target Leadership

4:15-4:30 PM Break
4:30-5:30 PM

Concurrent Sessions

6:00-7:00 PM First-Time Attendee Reception
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Thursday, August 16, 2018
7:00-7:30 AM Coffee Service
7:00 AM-3:00 PM Registration Open
7:45-9:30 AM

General Session

Legislative and Regulatory Update
Eric R. Byer and Jennifer Gibson, NACD

9:45-11:30 AM

Brunch on Trade Show Floor

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

Concurrent Sessions

12:30-12:45 PM

Break

12:45-1:45 PM

Concurrent Sessions

1:45-3:00 PM

Ice Cream Social on Trade Show Floor

3:00-4:00 PM

Concurrent Sessions

3:15-5:15 PM Exhibitor Move-Out
4:00-4:15 PM Break
4:15- 5:15 PM

Concurrent Sessions

6:00-8:00 PM Networking Event at Pat O’s on the River
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Friday, August 17, 2018
7:00-8:15 AM Continental Breakfast
8:00 AM- 4:00 PM

Emerging Leaders Program

8:30-9:45 AM

Closing General Session 

Resilient Leadership: Prepare Today to Prevail Tomorrow
Lt. General Russel L. Honoré (RET.)
9:45-10:30 AM

Roundtable Session with Lt. General Honoré: Experiences from the 2017 Hurricanes
Lt. General Russel L. Honoré (RET.)

Diamond Corporate Sponsor & Strategic Partner
AIG

Platinum Corporate & Executive Education Sponsor
Datacor

Gold Corporate Sponsors
Chemformation
Kestrel
LeSaint
OctoChem
Stewart R. Browne

Platinum Event Sponsors
Brenntag
Nexeo
Univar

Gold Event Sponsors
JTECH
Azelis
Chemisphere
Maroon
SCC
Superior
Whitaker Oil

Silver Event Sponsors
Brainerd
Lintech
PVS
Sea
SMC
Webb