2020 Annual Meeting

               October 22-25, 2020

Schedule

Speakers and Business Sessions

*All Business Sessions (with the exception of the roundtable discussion) will be recorded and made available for download to PMPA members the week following the meeting, for a fee.

Thursday, October 22
 8:00 - 11:00 am Finance Committee Meeting
12:00 - 4:00 pm Board of Directors Meeting
 4:00 - 5:30 pm Registration Desk Opens
 4:00 - 5:00 pm Technical Members Meeting
 6:00 - 8:00 pm Welcome Reception and Dinner
(Attendees to be transported by Pontoon boats to Cedar Hollow (lakeside picnic grove.  Boats begin departures from Hook Marina at 5:30 p.m.  Return to rooms will be via Shuttle Bus, begin departures at 8:30 p.m.)
 Friday, October 23
 7:00 am Registration Desk Opens
 7:00 - 8:00 am Breakfast
 8:00 - 8:15 am Call to Order / Announcements
 8:15 - 9:30 am The 12-Week Year
Speaker: Brian Moran
Author of The 12 Week Year
 10:00 am - 11:30 am Spouse/Guest Event
*WEATHER BACK-UP EVENT: Ancient Ozarks Natural History Museum (same time/same start location)

Lost Canyon Cave and Nature Trail
Spouses and guests (registered with the Spouse/Guest package) will have a special opportunity to get to know each other better during this outdoor adventure,
as they trek two and a half miles on an electric cart along the Top of the
Rock Lost Canyon Cave and Nature Trail, passing through covered Amish
bridges, taking in gorgeous views of the Ozark mountains and rock
formations, exploring hidden caves and marveling at the waterfalls.

Please RSVP to Renee Merker at PMPA (rmerker@pmpa.org) by Friday, October 16.

Attendees to meet at 9:30 a.m. in the Conference Center lobby for shuttle bus departure to the Top of the Rock Welcome Center (beginning of trail) for a 10:15 a.m. start.
 9:45 - 10:45 am Lessons Learned: How Government Has Changed Since COVID-19
Speakers: Omar Nashashibi / John Guzik
The Franklin Partnership
* Livestream broadcast into the Conference Center*
 11:00 - 12:15 am Top Ten Issues Employers are Facing in Today's (New) Working Environment
Speaker: Melanie Webber
Fisher Phillips LLP
 12:15 am - 1:15 pm - Group Lunch
- Women of PMPA Luncheon
 1:15 - 1:30 pm State of PMPA
Treasurer: Steve Sorenson / President: Victor DaCruz
 1:30 - 3:00 pm PMPA Roundtable Discussion: Lessons Learned & Moving Forward
Facilitator:  Miles Free, PMPA
 3:15 - 4:30 pm Election 2020 Update
Speakers: Omar Nashashibi / John Guzik
The Franklin Partnership
* Livestream broadcast into the Conference Center
 5:30 - 7:00 pm PMPA Leading the Way - PAC Reception
Tired of all the craziness in Washington?  Want to help change it?
Come together with your fellow PMPA members, enjoy a complimentary
reception and learn more about how you can become authorized by
PMPA to continue to lead the way for our industry.

A signed PAC Authorization Form is required to attend.

*Omar Nashashibi and John Guzik to be livestreamed in to the PAC Reception!
 Saturday, October 24
 7:00 am Registration Desk Opens
 7:00 - 8:00 am Breakfast
 8:00 - 8:15 am Call to Order / Announcements
 8:15 - 9:30 am Industry Trends and Markets Going Forward
Speaker: Michael Guckes / Steven Kline Jr.
Gardner Business Intelligence
* Livestream broadcast into the Conference Center
 9:45 - 11:00 am Finances in the COVID World: How to be a Survivor
Speaker: Gene Barinholtz
Kutchins, Robbins & Diamond Ltd.
 End of Business Sessions
 LUNCH and AFTERNOON ACTIVITIES ON YOUR OWN
 5:30 - 6:30 pm  Reception and Photos
 6:30 - 11:00 pm  Awards Banquet (Dinner / Awards Ceremony / Music Entertainment)
   MEETING ADJOURNED
 Sunday, October 25
 7:00 am  Perpetual Order of Past Presidents' Breakfast
 8:00 am  Wives of Past Presidents' Breakfast
 8:00 am  Breakfast To-Go  (pick up in Conference Center lobby)

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Schedule of Events

Thursday, October 22
8:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Finance Committee Meeting

12:00 - 4:00 p.m. 
Board of Directors Meeting

4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Registration

4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Technical Members Meeting

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception and Dinner

Friday, October 23
7:00 - 8:00 a.m.
Registration

7:00 - 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast

8:00 a.m.
Call to Order & Announcements 

8:15 a.m.

Business Sessions:
The 12 Week Year
Brian Moran, Author of The 12 Week Year

How Governments Have Changed Since COVID-19
John Guzik & Omar Nashashibi, The Franklin Partnership

Top Ten Issues Employers are Facing in Today's (New) Working Environment
Melanie Webber, Fisher Phillips


12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Group Lunch / Women of PMPA Luncheon

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