2018 Schedule of Events (Tentative)

Tuesday, September 4

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Registration Open Hotel 1st Level Lobby
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Exhibitor Set-Up Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby
5:00 PM: Evening Open for Individual Dinners

Wednesday, September 5

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM: Registration Open Hotel 1st Level Lobby
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM: Exhibitor Set-Up (Exhibits Open @ 4:00 PM) Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Exhibitor Showcases, Morning Tracks
(4 Concurrent Rooms, 15 mins each)
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Riviera Theater (Across King St.)
12:00 – 1:40 PM: Attendees on Own for Lunch
1:40 PM – 4:00 PM: Exhibitor Showcases, Afternoon Tracks
(4 Concurrent Rooms, 15 mins each)
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Riviera Theater (Across King St.)
4:00 – 6:00 PM: Exhibits Open with Networking Cocktail Reception Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby
6:00 PM: Evening Open for Individual Dinners

Thursday, September 6

7:30 – 9:00 AM: Continental Breakfast Riviera Theater & Charleston Grille
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM: Exhibits Open Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby
10:00 – 10:45 AM: Agrochemical Talk #1
TBD,
TBD
Riviera Theater (Across King St.)
10:45 – 11:30 AM: Agrochemical Talk #2
TBD,
TBD
Riviera Theater (Across King St.)

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM: Networking Buffet Luncheon Riviera Theater, Charleston Grille, Pavilion Room
2:00 – 2:45 PM: Update on Mega-Mergers and the Impact on the Agrochemical Industry
Alex Polinsky, Tolling Consultant
Polinsky Chemicals (formerly with Syngenta Crop Protection),
Jim DeLisi, President
Fanwood Chemical
Riviera Theater (Across King St.)
2:45 – 3:30 PM: New Technologies Wanted!
Current Herbicide and Herbicide-Tolerant Crop Technologies are Not Enough

Dr. Jerry Green, President
Green Ways Consulting
Riviera Theater (Across King St.)

4:00 – 6:00 PM: Networking Cocktail Reception Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby
6:00 PM: Evening Open for Individual Dinners

Friday, September 7

7:30 AM – 9:30 AM: Continental Breakfast Riviera Theater & Charleston Grille
9:30 AM – 11:30 AM: Exhibits Open Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby
9:45 – 10:30 AM: Specialty Chemical Talk #1
TBD,
TBD
Riviera Theater (Across King St.)
10:30 – 11:15 AM: The American Chemical Industry:
Economic Trends & A View to the Future

Dr. Thomas Kevin Swift, Chief Economist & Managing Director
American Chemistry Council
Riviera Theater (Across King St.)
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM: Event Concludes; Exhibitor Breakdown
All Attendees Welcome to Stay for
Pizza & Sliders Reception-Style Lunch
Charleston Grille & Outside Market Courtyard