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2018 IWPA Convention Schedule

Tuesday, March 13

 

10:00 – 11:30 am

 

11:30 am – 1:30 pm

 

2:00 – 5:00 pm

 

5:30 – 6:30 pm

  Executive Committee Meeting (Closed)

 

  Executive Committee Lunch (Closed)

 

  Board of Directors Meeting (Closed)

 

  Board of Directors & Sponsors Reception (By invitation only) 


Wednesday, March 14

7:00 am – 1:00 pm 

 


 IWPA Annual Golf Classic (optional)

 

5:30 – 6:00 pm

 

 Spouse & Guest Reception

 

6:00 – 7:30 pm

 President's Opening Reception


 

Thursday, March 15

8:00 – 9:00 am


Networking Breakfast with Exhibits


9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Spouse Program: 

New Orleans Walking Tour & Lunch at the Iconic Antoine's  (Optional)

 

9:00 am – 9:45 am

Opening Welcome & Business Speaker

Cindy Squires - Executive Director

JoAnn Gillebaard Keller - Board President

 

9:45 – 10:45 am

Keynote Speaker:

Win Thin, Renowned Economist and Brown Brothers Harriman Senior Vice President, Investor Services

 

10:45 – 11:00 am

Networking Break with Exhibits

 

11:00 – 11:45 am

General Session II - TBA

 

Noon – 1:30 pm

Supplier-Importer Exchange and Lunch

New in 2018, this is a great opportunity to forge business-to-business connections and for importers to find overseas suppliers that meet their needs. Importers are encouraged to attend the event, briefly meet with suppliers of interest, and schedule follow-up meetings later during the convention.


1:30 – 2:45 pm

General Session III - TBA

 

2:45 – 3:00 pm

Networking Break with Exhibits

 

3:00 – 4:30 pm

General Session IV - TBA

 

5:30 – 6:30 pm

Networking Reception

Come enjoy a Sazerac, the official drink of New Orleans!

 

 

Friday, March 16

7:00 – 7:30 am


President's 3K Fun Run/Walk


8:00 – 9:00 am 

Networking Breakfast with Exhibits 

 

9:00 – 10:00 am  

Keynote Speaker –

Mary Kelly, Productive Leaders

"Master Your Wood Products World"

 

10:00 – 10:15 am 

Networking Break with Exhibits 

 

10:15 – Noon 

General Session VI - TBA

 

Noon – 2:00 pm

Lunch on own

 

12:15 – 2:00 pm 

IWPA Past President's Luncheon (Closed)

 

2:00 – 4:30 pm

Committee Meetings & Educational Sessions

 

2:00 – 4:30 pm 

Keynote Speaker Breakout Session –

Mary Kelly, "Leading Growth in Your Wood Products World"

 

5:00 – 6:00 pm 

IWPA PAC Appreciation Reception (By invitation only)

 

6:15 – 7:00 pm

Second Line Parade

 

7:00 – 10:00 pm
Passing the Gavel Reception and Banquet

 

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Phone: 703/820-6696; Fax: 703/820-8550; email


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