63rd Annual IAPD Convention Schedule


** Please note the convention schedule has shifted by one day.
The main convention days are Sunday – Wednesday for the 2019 IAPD Convention.


Sunday, September 22

8:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m.   Executive Committee Meeting
8:00 a.m. 7:00 p.m.   Supplier Meetings
12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m.
  Board of Directors Lunch
1:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.   Board of Directors Meeting
2:00 p.m. 4:30 p.m.
  Optional Tour: Miami Thriller Speedboat Tour
6:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m.   Social Hour
6:30 p.m. 9:00 p.m.   Board of Directors Dinner 

Monday, September 23

7:00 a.m. 2:30 p.m.   Optional Golf Outing: IAPD Charitable Golf Tournament
8:00 a.m. 7:00 p.m.   Supplier Meetings 
9:00 a.m. 7:00 p.m.   Registration Open
11:30 a.m. 3:00 p.m.   Optional Tour: South Beach Food Tour
3:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.
  Environmental Education Session
4:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m.   Canadian CIG Meeting
4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
  IAPD Plastics PAC Fundraiser: Wine and Cheese Tasting
6:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m.   New Member/First-Timer Reception by Invitation Only
7:00 p.m. 10:00 p.m.
  Welcome Reception
         

Tuesday, September 24

7:00 a.m. 8:00 a.m.    Beach Workout
7:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m.
  Registration Open
7:15 a.m. 8:15 a.m.    Networking Breakfast
8:30 a.m. 12:00 p.m.   General Session (Keynote SpeakersAwards and IAPD Business Session)
12:00 p.m.  7:00 p.m.   Supplier Meetings
12:15 p.m.

1:30 p.m.
  Networking Luncheon
12:15 p.m. 1:30 p.m.    Past Presidents' Lunch, by Invitation Only
12:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. 
  Marketing Committee Meeting with Lunch
12:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m.    Environmental Committee Meeting with Lunch
1:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.   Exhibitor Set Up
1:45 p.m. 2:45 p.m.
  Performance Plastics Industry Hot Topic Session
2:45 p.m. 3:45 p.m.   Membership Committee Meeting
 2:45 p.m. 3:45 p.m.    Education Committee Meeting
 2:45 p.m. 3:45 p.m.    Supply Chain Efficiency Task Force 
 2:45 p.m. 3:45 p.m.    Convention & Expo Committee Meeting 
 3:45 p.m.   4:45 p.m.     Sales Education Session, hosted by the Manufacturers' Rep CIG 
 3:45 p.m. 4:45 p.m.     Editorial Committee Meeting 
 5:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m.    IAPD Charitable Foundation Fundraiser, hosted by the IAPD Scholarship Committee
7:00 p.m.
10:00 p.m.
  Open Night

Wednesday, September 25

7:30 a.m.
8:30 a.m.   5K Beachside Fun Run
    8:00 a.m
4:00 p.m.
  Registration Open
8:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m.
  Pipe, Valve and Fittings (PVF) Common Interest Group (CIG) Meeting
8:00 a.m.

9:00 a.m.   Women in Plastics Committee Meeting
8:00 a.m.   12:00 p.m.   Exhibitor Set Up
8:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m.   Supplier Meetings 
8:30 a.m.
9:45 a.m.
  Government Relations Committee
9:00 a.m.   10:00 a.m.   Women in Plastics Educational Session
10:15 a.m. 11:15 a.m.   Performance Plastics Industry Speaker
11:30 a.m.   12:30 p.m.   Game Show Networking Lunch
12:30 p.m.   4:30 p.m.
  IAPD Plastics Showcase
 2:00 p.m.   3:00 p.m.    Small Distributors Council Reception
5:30 p.m.   6:30 p.m.
  Margaritas with Margacipta Social Hour
 7:30 p.m.   10:30 p.m.   IAPD Convention Closing Party at Hyde Beach
         

Thursday, September 26: Departures