2019 WCMA/MMPA Fall Conference Agenda

The WCMA & MMPA Would Like to Thank the Following Companies for their Support of the 2019 Fall Conference, Plant Tour & Tech Ed Event:

   

 Sponsors/Stiles Logo          Sponsors/Friulmac Logo    Sponsors/WoodEye Logo

Sunday, September 22

12:00 pm     MMPA Board of Directors Meeting - St. Anne's Room  
2:00 pm   WCMA Board of Directors Meeting - St. Anne's Room  
3:45 pm   Tech Partner & Sponsor Briefing  
4:00 pm   Check-in at Astor Crowne Plaza  
4:10 pm   Tech Partner Set-up  
4:30 - 5:30 pm   Registration Open - St. Charles Ballroom Prefunction  
4:30 - 6:30 pm   Welcome Reception - St. Charles Ballroom  
    Open Evening  

Monday, September 23

5:30 - 7:00 am   Grab 'n' Go Breakfast - St. Charles Ballroom  
6:45 - 7:15 am   Buses load and depart Astor Crowne Plaza  
8:30 am       Tour Acadian Millwork  
10:15 am   Tour Gator Millworks Casework Plant  
11:00 am   Tour Gator Millworks New Facility  
11:45 am   Lunch at Gator Millworks  
1:45 pm   Tour Riverside Lumber  
3:00 pm   Return to Astor Crowne Plaza  
4:30 - 6:00 pm   Poker Suite Crawl for Manufacturer Attendees  
    Open Evening  

Tuesday, September 24

    Breakfast on your own  
8:00 am - 4:00 pm   Ongoing Productivity Information Exchange (PIE) Appointments  
11:45 am - 1:45 pm   Luncheon with speaker panels - Astor Ballroom III  
       Panel A: Frank Fitts - Fitts Industries, Inc.  
                      Steve Mashl - Valley Custom Door  
                      Leon Osborne - Osborne Wood Products, Inc.  
                             Moderator: Kirk Spillman - Eagle Machinery & Supply, Inc.  
       Panel B: Derek Delaney - Monadnock Millwork  
                      Tim Dykstra - Royal Building Products  
                      Craig Young - TLC Mouldings  
                             Moderator: Robert Slater - Stiles Machinery  
1:45 - 4:30 pm   Ongoing Technology Sessions  
         1:45 - 2:30 pm   Sherwin Williams  
    2:45 - 3:30 pm Weinig Holz-Her USA  
         3:45 - 4:30 pm   Stiles Machinery  
4:10 pm   Tech Partner Setup  
4:30 - 6:30 pm   Play Your Best Poker Hand Reception - Astor Ballroom III  
    Open Evening  

Wednesday, September 25

5:30 - 7:00 am   Grab 'n' Go Breakfast - Astor Ballroom III  
7:00 am   Attendee checkout begins  
7:30 - 8:00 am   Luggage and bus loading  
8:00 am   Bus departs  
10:30 am - 1:30 pm   Tour & Lunch at Barnett Millwork  
2:30 pm   Bus arrives Mobile Regional Airport (MOB)  
2:45 pm   Bus departs Mobile Regional Airport (MOB)  
3:30 pm   Bus arrives Mobile Hotel - Renaissance Riverview Plaza Hotel