Convention 2018 – AGENDA

Sunday, November 4, 2018 (Early Arrival Day)

08:00 am – 12:00 pm

09:00 am – 11:30 am

10:00 am – 06:00 pm

12:00 pm – 10:00 pm

01:30 pm – 05:00 pm

06:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Exhibit Company Setup

Executive Committee Meeting

Registration/Hospitality Desk

Supplier Optional Exhibit Set-Up (Restricted to Suppliers only)

Board of Directors Meeting

Board of Directors Dinner or Dinner on your own

Monday, November 5, 2018

07:30 am

08:00 am – 08:00 pm

08:00 am – 04:30 pm

08:30 am

08:30 am – 01:00 pm

08:30 am – 12:00 pm

12:00 pm – 01:30 pm

 1:45 pm –  2:00 pm

02:00 pm – 03:30 pm

03:30 pm – 04:00 pm

04:00 pm – 05:15 pm

05:30 pm – 08:30 pm

Buses leave with Golfers

Registration/Hospitality Desk

Supplier Exhibit Set-Up (Restricted to Suppliers only)

Buses leave for The Hermitage tour

Mel Eads Memorial Golf Tournament** (8:30am shotgun)

Optional Tour – The Hermitage**

Canadian Association of Ice Industries Lunch Meeting

Annual Business Meeting refreshments

Annual Business Meeting, Awards, Committee Reports and Public Affairs (Chris Lamond)

Opening Session – Welcome – Gold Sponsor Introductions

Keynote Session – Billy Riggs – ‘The Magic of Balance and P.M.A -Positive Mental Attitude’

Exhibit Hall Grand Opening and Reception

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

07:00 am – 07:45 am

07:30 am – 04:30 pm

08:00 am – 09:30 am

08:30 am – 10:30 am

10:15 am

10:30 am – 11:30 am

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

11:00 am – 02:00 pm

12:30 pm – 01:45 pm

12:30 pm – 02:30 pm

02:15 pm – 02:30 pm

02:30 pm – 03:30 pm

07:00 pm – 10:00 pm

03:30 pm – 04:30 pm

Roger Breisch Memorial Fun-Run Walk

Registration/Hospitality Desk

Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

Exhibit Hall Open

Coffee Break in Foyer

Focus Session – John Sullivan, LPL – ‘Financial Technology for Today and Market Update’

IPIA Marketing for Members Panel

Ladies Program – Line dance lessons & Lunch (offsite) – Wild Horse Saloon

Exhibit hall Lunch

Exhibit hall Open

Coffee Break in Foyer

Focus Session – Human Resources Panel

Chairman’s Party – ‘Music City Round-up’

Focus Session – PIQCS/FSMA Updates

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

07:00 am – 07:45 am

07:30 am – 01:00 pm

08:00 am – 09:15 am

08:30 am – 09:45 am

08:30 am – 10:00 am

09:45 am – 10:00 am

10:00 am – 11:45 am

10:00 am – 03:00 pm

12:00 pm

12:15 pm – 03:15 pm

03:30 pm

05:00 pm – 07:30 pm

07:30 pm

Roger Breisch Memorial Fun Run Walk

Registration/Hospitality Desk

Past Chairmen Breakfast

Breakfast Served in Exhibit Hall

Exhibit Hall Open

Coffee Break in Foyer

Roundtables and Panel discussion – ‘Plant Operations and Automation’

Exhibit hall Teardown

Buses depart for afternoon Ice Plant Tours

Home City Ice Plant & Reddy Ice Plant Tours & Lunch

Buses return to hotel

Final Goodbye Cocktail Reception – Passing of the Gavel

Open night to enjoy dinner with industry friends.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Have A Safe Trip Home!

**Additional fees apply