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The 2014 Annual Conference and Product Showcase will be held from October 16th through the 18th at the Waldorf Astoria Resort Hotel in Naples, Florida. The schedule is starting to come together, although the exact details and timetables haven't been nailed down yet. That being said, here is the basic schedule of events so that you can begin to plan your trip:

Wednesday, October 15th:
  • 2 to 5 p.m. - Board of Directors Brainstorming Session
Thursday, October 16th:
  • 7 a.m. to Noon - Board of Directors Meeting
  • 1 to 3 p.m. - Membership Committee Meeting
  • 1 to 3 p.m. - Education Committee Meeting
  • 3:15 to 5:15 p.m. - Awards Committee
  • 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. - Council of Fellows Meeting
Friday, October 17th:
  • 6:30 to 8 a.m. - 5K Fun Run
  • 7:30 to 9 a.m. - Product Showcase Open
  • 7:30 to 9 a.m. - Breakfast
  • 9:15 to 10 a.m. - Opening, President's Welcome, and Innovative Products Awards Announcement
  • 10 a.m. to Noon - Keynote Speaker, Mr. Robert Stevenson
  • Noon to 1:30 p.m. - Lunch
  • 1:45 to 3:15 p.m. - Afternoon Session #1
  • 3:30 to 5 p.m. - Afternoon Session #2
  • 6 to 8:30 p.m. - Reception in Exhibit Hall
Saturday, October 18th:
  • 7:30 to 9 a.m. - Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
  • 7:30 to 11:45 a.m. - Product Showcase
  • Noon to 1:45 p.m. - Awards Luncheon
  • 2 to 3:30 p.m. - Afternoon Session #1
  • 3:45 to 5:15 p.m. - Afternoon Session #2
  • 7 to 10:30 p.m. - Closing Banquet
Sunday, October 19th:
  • 7 to 9 a.m. - Program & Showcase Committee Meeting
  • 9 to 11 a.m. - Board of Directors Meeting
We will be fine tuning the calendar a bit more over the next few months, and more details will follow shortly. In the meantime, please be sure to mark your calendars, and we hope to see you there!


We would also like to take another moment to thank our 2014 Corporate and Conference sponsors, whose support remains essential for our success -

                                                             2014 CONFERENCE SPONSORS -

SATURDAY AWARDS LUNCHEON SPONSOR -                       RECEPTION SPONSOR -

Alno Inc. logo                                                          ROHL logo

FRIDAY LUNCHEON SPONSOR -                                              LANYARD SPONSOR -

Franke logo                                                           Fairmont Designs logo

BREAKFAST SPONSORS -

Dornbracht logo

BAR SPONSORS -

Barber Wilsons logo


                                                             2014 CORPORATE SPONSORS -

PLATINUM SPONSOR -

Newport Brass - Ginger logo       Phylrich logo

SILVER SPONSORS -

Alno Inc. logo       BainUltra logo       GRAFF logo       Laufen logo            ROHL logo       Victoria + Albert logo

BRONZE SPONSORS -

Baci by Remcraft logo       Barber Wilsons logo       Blanco logo             Dornbracht logo Keuco logo       Steamist logo       Thermasol logo