Forming Our Future

Forming Our Future

Schedule

Sunday, February 13, 2022

2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Registration Opens

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

First Timers Reception

By Invitation Only
All first-time attendees are invited to this welcome reception to connect with other first timers as well as members of PMA’s Board of Directors and their spouses.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Super Sunday Showdown
(Early Arrivals Event)

All Forming Our Future participants are invited to tailgate with old friends and meet new connections. Enjoy beer and cocktails, cheer-worthy tailgate food, great conversation and of course THE BIG GAME, in a relaxed and informal setting before the conference officially begins the following day.
 

Monday, February 14, 2022

6:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Registration

8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

2021/2022 PMA Board of Advisors
Breakfast & Meeting

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Past Chairs & First Ladies/Gent Luncheon

By Invitation Only
1:15 p.m.- 1:30 p.m.

Forming Our Future
General Session to Commence

Opening Remarks
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Opening Keynote –
StandOut Influence… How to Get People on Board
The Power of Consensus and Negotiation to Increase Buy-In

Connie Podesta Award-winning author, comedienne, human behavior expert
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Keynote –
Plan and Prosper

Alan Beaulieu President & Principal, ITR Economics
3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Break

3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Keynote –
An Update from Washington

John Guzik Founding Partner, The Franklin Partnership, LLP
Omar Nashashibi Founding Partner, The Franklin Partnership, LLP
Paul Nathanson Partner, Policy Resolution Group, Bracewell
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Food Trucks & Brews

Enjoy listening to live music while sitting under an open air tent or outside under the stars. Regardless of your taste, you are bound to find something that caters to your taste buds. Stop at one (or more!) of the six trucks and explore enticing selections.
 

Tuesday, February 15, 2022

6:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Registration

7:00 a.m. - 7:45 a.m.

Attendee Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

Manufacturing Connections

Lisa Ryan Owner & Chief Appreciation Strategist, Grategy
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Spouse/Guest Activity & Breakfast - Dine. Sip. Shop.

Activity Information
9:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Refreshment Break

9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Educational Sessions

10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Educational Sessions

12:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Afternoon Activity -
Kayaking Through the Mangroves
- SOLD OUT
Group 1

12:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Afternoon Activity -
Golf Shamble

Shotgun start at 1:00 p.m.

Activity Information
2:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Afternoon Activity -
Kayak Through the Mangroves
- SOLD OUT
Group 2

7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Executive Committee Dinner

Evening

Dinner on Own

 

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Registration

8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

PMA/PMAEF Annual Meeting Business Session

This meeting will provide an overview of key issues impacting the industry and the association.
8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Morning Break/Spouses to Join Delegates

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Breakfast & Officer Recognition Ceremony

Celebrate PMA’s current officers and welcome our 2021 officers to the leadership team. Breakfast will feature a Bloody Mary and Mimosa bar.
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Keynote –
Game-Changing Benefits for PMA Members

Lee Bissmeyer Principal Financial Network
Joe Curtis VP, Director of Group Benefits, Michigan, Oswald Companies
Laurie Harbour President & CEO, Harbour Results
10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

Closing Keynote –
10 Big Tech Trends Affecting Businesses This Year
…And Beyond

Gene Marks President, The Marks Group
12:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Afternoon Activity -
Snorkel Trip
- SOLD OUT
(Activity to begin at 1:00 p.m.)

12:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Afternoon Activity -
Deep Sea Fishing Tournament
- SOLD OUT
(Activity to begin at 1:00 p.m.)

6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Chairman’s Beach Bash

(Reception, Dinner & Dancing)
 

Thursday, February 17, 2022

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

ICOSPA President's Council Meeting and Lunch

 


 

Katlyn Stratis

Director of Meetings and Events

(216) 901-8800
Email Katlyn

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