Convention

Plastics Showcase Exhibitors and Sponsors Optional Events Social Events General Information

 

 

Schedule At-A-Glance


Sunday, September 29, 2013

       
7:00 a.m.
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7:00 p.m. Supplier Meetings
3rd Floor
9:00 a.m.
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11:30 a.m. Executive Committee Meeting
Boardroom, 3rd Floor
12:00 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting
Cowrie 2, 3rd Floor
2:00 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. Registration Open
Americana Foyer, 2nd Floor
5:00 p.m.
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6:00 p.m. Environmental Committee Meeting
Boardroom, 3rd Floor
   

Monday, September 30, 2013

   
6:00 a.m.
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7:30 p.m. Registration Open
Americana Foyer, 2nd Floor
7:00 a.m.
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3:00 p.m. IAPD Charitable Golf Outing (Miami Beach Golf Club)
8:00 a.m.
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7:00 p.m. Supplier Meetings
3rd Floor
2:00 p.m.
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4:00 p.m. IT for Non-Techies — Presented by Rob Novak
Cowrie 1, 3rd Floor
4:30 p.m.
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6:15 p.m. Small Distributors Council Meeting & Reception
Poinciana 3, 2nd Floor
6:30 p.m.
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7:15 p.m. New Member/First-Timer Reception
Poinciana 1, 2nd Floor
7:30 p.m.
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10:30 p.m. Welcome Reception (Sponsored by Braskem America, Inc.)
Americana Lawn, Ground Level
       

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

 
7:00 a.m.
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5:00 p.m.
Registration Open
Americana Foyer, 2nd Floor
7:00 a.m.
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8:15 a.m.
Networking Breakfast Buffet
Cowrie 2, 3rd Floor
8:30 a.m.
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11:00 a.m.
General Session
Americana 2, 2nd Floor
9:40 a.m.
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10:00 a.m.
Coffee Break (Sponsored by Röchling Engineering Plastics)
11:15 a.m.
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12:15 p.m. How to Start Your Own Recycling Program
 
Presented by Sandy Rosen
(Hosted by the Environmental Committee)
Poinciana 3, 2nd Floor
11:15 a.m.
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1:15 p.m.
Education Committee Meeting
Boardroom, 3rd Floor
11:15 a.m.
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10:00 p.m.
Supplier Meetings
3rd Floor
12:15 p.m.
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1:15 p.m.
Networking Luncheon (Sponsored by Westlake Plastics Company)
Cowrie 2, 3rd Floor
12:15 p.m.
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1:15 p.m.
Past Presidents’ Lunch
Poinciana 1, 2nd Floor
12:15 p.m.
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1:15 p.m.
Technical Advisory Committee Meeting
Moon, 3rd Floor
1:30 p.m.
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3:30 p.m.
Rapid Planning Workshop by Afterburner
(Pre-registration required)
Americana 2, 2nd Floor
3:45 p.m.
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5:15 p.m. Deselection of Plastics Workshop
(Hosted by the Pipe, Valves and Fittings CIG)
Poinciana 2, 2nd Floor
3:45 p.m.
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5:00 p.m.
Future Leaders Meeting
Poinciana 3, 2nd Floor
3:45 p.m.
- 5:30 p.m. Sales from the Sales Manager’s Perspective by Chuck Holmes
Cowrie 2, 3rd Floor
4:30 p.m.
- 5:30 p.m. Canadian CIG Meeting
Poinciana 1, 2nd Floor
6:00 p.m.
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7:00 p.m.
Social Hour
(Sponsored by the Manufacturers’ Representatives CIG)
Front Porch Cafe
7:00 p.m.
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10:00 p.m.
Open Night
 

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Wednesday schedule for all full delegates and one-day attendees.
       
6:00 a.m.
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4:00 p.m.
Registration Open
Americana Foyer, 2nd Floor
6:00 a.m.
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11:00 a.m.
Exhibitor Set Up
Americana 3, 2nd Floor
6:45 a.m.
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7:45 a.m.
IAPD Beach Run
Nautilus Terrace, Beach Access Gate
8:00 a.m.
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5:30 p.m.
Press Room
Sundial and Moon, 3rd Floor
      Educational Track / Workshops / Press Events
8:00 a.m.
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10:00 a.m.
Excellence in Sales Workshop with Chuck Holmes
Poinciana 3, 2nd Floor
8:00 a.m.
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10:00 a.m.
HOLOTYPE: Plastics in Art — Presented by Amanda Sanfilippo
and Amy Caron
Neptune, 3rd Floor
8:00 a.m.
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10:00 a.m.
IT for Non-Techies — Presented by Rob Novak
Crown Conch, 3rd Floor
8:30 a.m.
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9:45 a.m.
Industry Research Committee Meeting
Venus, 3rd Floor
8:30 a.m.
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9:45 a.m.
Manufacturers’ Representative CIG Meeting
(Hosted by the Manufacturers’ Representatives CIG)
Cowrie 1, 3rd Floor
8:30 a.m.
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9:45 a.m.
Marketing Committee Meeting
Boardroom, 3rd Floor
10:00 a.m.
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11:15 a.m.
Manufacturer Council Meeting
Cowrie 2, 3rd Floor
10:00 a.m.
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11:15 a.m.
Integrated Distributor Council Meeting
Poinciana 1, 2nd Floor
11:30 a.m.
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1:15 p.m. Plastics Application Design Competition Luncheon (open to full delegates and Wednesday-only
attendees, including booth personnel) (Sponsored by Design News and Plastics Today)
Americana 2, 2nd Floor
  • Seated Lunch: 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Design Competition Presentation 1: 12:00 p.m. - 12:20 p.m.
  • Design Competition Presentation 2: 12:25 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
  • Design Competition Presentation 3: 12:50 p.m. - 1:10 p.m.
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  • Balloting: 1:10 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
  • 1:30 p.m.
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    5:30 p.m.
    IAPD Plastics Showcase
    Americana 3, 2nd Floor
    4:00 p.m.
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    5:30 p.m.
    Plastics Showcase Reception
    (Sponsored by SABIC Specialty Film and Sheet)
    Americana 3, 2nd Floor
    5:30 p.m.
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    8:00 p.m.
    Exhibitor Tear Down
    Americana 3, 2nd Floor
    7:30 p.m.
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    11:30 p.m.
    South Beach Pub Crawl
    Clevelander, Ocean's 10, Mango's Tropical Cafe
           

    Thursday, October 3, 2013

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