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Note: The schedule is subject to change. Some events overlap in time, you may only register for one. Events that indicate CTDA, NTCA or TCNA are events ONLY open to members of the corresponding association.

Monday, November 1

8:00am - finished TCA Handbook Committee Meeting
8:00am - 10:00am NTCA Executive Finance Meeting
10:00am - Noon NTCA Executive Committee Meeting
1:00pm - finished ANSI & ISO TAG Meeting
1:00pm - 5:00pm NTCA Membership/Business Meeting

Tuesday, November 2

8:00am - 10:00am NTCA Standards and Methods Meeting
8:00am - 9:00am NTCA Convention Planning Committee Meeting
9:00am - 10:30am NTCA Training and Education Meeting
10:30am - Noon NTCA Five Star Committee Meeting
Noon - 6:00pm NTCA Board Meeting
1:00pm - 5:00pm MMSA Meeting
6:30pm - 8:30pm CTEF Board Meeting

Wednesday, November 3

8:00am - 9:30am CTDA Convention Planning Committee Meeting
8:00am - 9:30am CTCA Membership & Benefits Committee Meeting
8:00am - 4:00pm NTCA Technical Committee Meeting
9:00am - Noon CTDA CCTS Testing
9:30am - 11:00am CTDA Education Committee Meeting
9:30am - 11:00am CTDA Marketing/PR Committee Meeting
11:00am - 12:30pm CTDA Greenbuilding Committee Meeting
11:00am - 12:30pm CTDA Certification Committee Meeting
11:00am - 12:30pm CTDA Warehousing & Logistics Committee Meeting
1:30pm - 4:30pm CTDA Board of Directors Meeting
3:00pm - 6:00pm TCNA Executive Committee Meeting
5:00pm - 6:00pm CTDA New Member Orientation
5:00pm - 6:00pm NTCA New Member Welcome
6:00pm - 7:30pm Opening Cocktail Reception

Thursday, November 4

7:30am - 8:30am Breakfast
8:30am - 10:00am Opening Keynote: Global Economic Update – The New Normal, Don Reynolds
10:00am - Noon TCNA Board Meeting
10:30am - Noon Breakout: Finding the Balance: Managing Inventory in a Tough Economy, Jason Bader
10:30am - Noon Breakout: 2011 TCA Handbook Overview, Stephanie Samulski
10:30am - Noon Breakout: Best Practices for Securing Federal Government Work, Marian Enriquez
10:30am - Noon Breakout: Learn How to Use B2B/EDI For A Competitive Advantage, Pamela Bowe
Noon - 1:30pm Awards Lunch
1:30pm - 3:30pm TCNA Board Meeting
1:30pm - 2:00pm CTDA Annual Meeting
1:30pm - 2:00pm NTCA Annual Meeting
2:00pm - 3:30pm Breakout: Growing your Business in Challenging Times, Larry Mersereau
2:00pm - 3:30pm Breakout: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Membranes, But Were Afraid to Ask, MMSA
2:00pm - 3:30pm Breakout: Social Media: Get The Results You Want, Shauna Causey
3:30pm - 7:30pm Table Tops Open & Reception

Friday, November 5

7:30am - 8:30am Breakfast
8:30am - Noon TCNA Board Meeting
8:30am - 10:00am Breakout: Distributor's Forum
8:30am - 10:00am Breakout: Contractor's Forum: Running a Financially Effective Company, Michael Stone
10:00am - Noon Breakout: Ceramic and Porcelain Tile vs. Stone Tile Installations, Similarities and Differences, Gerald Sloan
10:00am - Noon Breakout: Creating A Store, Jim Dion
10:00am - Noon Breakout: Greenbuilding, Fred Jackson & Bill Griese
Noon - 1:30pm Lunch
1:00pm - 3:30pm TCNA Board Meeting
1:30pm - 3:00pm Breakout: Ask the Leader Forum
3:30pm - 5:00pm Closing Keynote: A Conversation with Byron Pitts
6:00pm - 7:00pm Closing Reception
7:00pm - 9:00pm Beach Blowout Banquet

Saturday, November 6

7:30am - 12:30pm Off Shore Fishing
8:30am - 12:45pm Ten Thousand Islands Nature Tour
12:30pm - 4:30pm Everglades Ecological Tour
1:00pm - 5:00pm Golf Tournament


Partners in Progress
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