Schedule 2019-11-25T15:37:01-04:00

NEC Schedule

Education, Networking and More

  
  
SGMP’s 2020 NEC has a full schedule designed to help you pack in many educational choices and plenty of opportunities to network with your peers.

2020 NEC kicks off Tuesday evening, May 19, 2020, with the opening reception sponsored by Explore St. Louis. The conference continues with two full days of education and networking, beginning Wednesday morning, May 20, and wrapping up Thursday afternoon, May 21, 2020.

The 2020 NEC schedule will be announced soon, so check back in to see this year’s lineup of speakers!

Read more about the keynote presenters and the pre-conference sessions that are available, and register now.

Saturday, May 16, 2020

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9:00 am5:00 pmCGMP Certification Course (prior registration required)
10:00 am10:30 amMorning Break
2:00 pm2:30 pmAfternoon Break

Sunday, May 17, 2020

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9:00 am5:00 pmCGMP Certification Course (prior registration required)
10:00 am10:30 amMorning Break
2:00 pm2:30 pmAfternoon Break

Monday, May 18, 2020

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9:00 am4:45 pmCGMP Summit (exclusive to CGMPs)
9:00 am5:00 pmCGMP Certification Course (prior registration required)
10:00 am10:30 amMorning Break
2:00 pm2:30 pmAfternoon Break

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

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8:00 am6:30 pmRegistration Open
8:00 am12:00 pmPlanner Boot Camp - Pre-conference SessionAnita Yearwood
8:00 am12:00 pmSupplier Bootcamp - Pre-conference SessionCheryl Gordon
8:30 am2:30 pmJoint Leadership Session - Current and Incoming Chapter Presidents, 1st VPs, 2nd VPs
9:00 am11:00 amCGMP Course ExamGIL Trustees
2:45 pm5:00 pmChapter Operations Session
4:00 pm5:00 pmSo You're New to the SGMP NECTecumseh Deloney and Michelle Milligan
5:00 pm5:30 pmScholar Orientation Meeting (Invitation Only) GIL Trustees
6:00 pm10:00 pmOpening Reception

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

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6:00 am7:00 amJump Start Your Day 2K Walk and 5K Run
7:30 am5:00 pmRegistration Open
7:30 am12:00 pmCyber Cafe Open
8:00 am9:45 amOpening Ceremony
10:00 am5:00 pmSilent Auction Open (closed during General Sessions)
9:45 am10:00 amSponsor Refreshment Break
10:00 am11:00 amHuman Trafficking
10:00 am11:00 amGot Ethics?Darrell Hammond
10:00 am11:00 amDon't Let Your Contracts Come Back To Harm You: Keys to Negotiations for Your Next Contract
10:00 am11:00 amSurprise! You're on Candid Camera: When Protocol and Social Media CollideChris Young
11:00 am11:15 amNetworking Break
11:15 am12:45 pmExpo Trade Show (Planners and Exhibiting Suppliers only)
12:45 pm1:00 pmNetworking Break
1:00 pm2:30 pmPlated Luncheon
2:30 pm2:45 pmNetworking Break
2:45 pm3:45 pmHuman Trafficking
2:45 pm3:45 pmGot Ethics?Darrell Hammond
2:45 pm3:45 pmDon't Let Your Contracts Come Back To Harm You: Keys to Negotiations for Your Next Contract
2:45 pm 3:45 pmSurprise! You're on Candid Camera: When Protocol and Social Media CollideChris Young
3:45 pm4:00 pmSponsor Refreshment Break
4:00 pm5:00 pmMarketing - It Doesn't Have to Break Your BudgetDebra B. Brown
4:00 pm5:00 pmDestinations Development LabDoug Lansky
4:00 pm5:00 pmBlind Spots: Navigating the Ethical Boundaries in Decision-MakingKevin McCarthy
4:00 pm5:00 pmDon’t Overlook the Obvious: Safety & Site SelectionAlan Kleinfeld
6:30 pm7:30 pmSam Gilmer Awards Reception
7:30 pm9:00 pmSam Gilmer Awards Banquet
9:00 pm10:00 pmLive Auction

Thursday, May 21, 2020

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7:30 am5:00 pmRegistration Open
7:30 am8:30 amContinential Breakfast
7:30 am12:00 pmCyber Cafe Open
7:30 am12:30 pmSilent Auction Open (closed during General Sessions)
8:30 am9:30 Ethical CorrectionsVincent Phipps
8:30 am9:30 amContractors in Emergenices: Who's Responsible for Their Safety?Bo Mitchell
8:30 am9:30 amGreen is the New BlackSuzanne Morrell
8:30 am9:30 amTechnology
9:30 am9:45 amNetworking Break
9:45 am10:45 amDelegating EffectivelyTerrie Glass
9:45 am10:45 amWar of Attrition - Tips for How to Come Out UnscathedBrett Sterenson
9:45 am10:45 amAccommodating People with Disabilities at Meetings and EventsRosemarie Rossetti
9:45 am10:45 amTeamwork Makes the Dream Work (Project Management)Robert Lemon
10:45 am11:00 amNetworking Break
11:00 am12:00 pmFabulous and Free Cloud Software Tips and Tricks: Connecting with Community. Contractors. ConferencesDebbie Mayo-Smith
11:00 am12:00 pmOn The Road Again: Safety for TravelersAlan Kleinfeld
11:00 am12:00 pmI Got 99 Problems but the VIP Ain't One: Pulling Off High Profile EventsSuzanne Morrell
11:00 am12:00 pmSales Tax: Seller BewareElizabeth Perrin
12:00 pm12:15 pmNetworking Break
12:15 pm1:45 pmState of Society Luncheon
2:00 pm3:00 pmProtcol Trivial PursuitKathleen Ryan
2:00 pm3:00 pmMen in Black (Tips from Behind the Sound Board)Lee Silber
2:00 pm3:00 pmTravel Updates and FedRooms
2:00 pm3:00 pmRecognizing the Impact of Unconscious and Implicit BiasSharon Delvisco
3:00 pm3:15 pmNetworking Break
3:15 pm4:30 pmClosing Keynote


* Please note, time and titles are subject to change.

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