21st Annual Conference & Exhibition

Apr 12, 2018 01:00pm -
Apr 15, 2018 10:00am
(GMT-5)

Event Description

Register for the 2018 PEARL Annual Conference & Exhibition!

Welcome to the 21st Annual Conference & Exhibition! This year is shaping up to be a great program, offering a wealth of opportunities for professional renewal and personal enjoyment. Join us for outstanding presentations, inspiring speakers, and opportunities for networking and dialogue. Take time to connect with old friends and make new ones during social activities. And, finally, enjoy the sights and sounds of Greenville, South Carolina!

Plan for 2018!
PEARL is proud to announce several opportunities this year to enhance your conference experience:

  • Simpler Registration: Registration has been simplified this year, so all you will need to do is select your pass. All additional events and opportunities are included. 
  • Site Tours: While in Greenville, PEARL has arranged for two site visits for Saturday, April 14. Join us as we visit PEARL members Instel and Maddox Transformer!
  • Spouse/Guest Program: The Spouse/Guest Program is an additional opportunity for spouses/guests to take advantage of planned activities during the scheduled conference. Fees associated with the Spouse/Guest Program are included in the cost of the pass. Be sure to indicate if you plan to participate in those events on Saturday, April 14!

Schedule of Events
Thursday, April 12
9:00am      PEARL Board of Directors Meeting
2:30pm     
PEARL Business Meeting
                  (open to all members and attendees)
4:00pm      Cocktail Hour

Friday, April 13
7:30am      Breakfast & Exhibit Hall Open
8:30am      Welcome Remarks & Keynote Address
10:15am    Management & Technician Tracks Begin
12:00pm    Lunch with Exhibitors
1:00pm     
Management & Technician Tracks Continue
2:45pm      Exhibitor Product Forum
3:30pm      2018 Exhibit Show & Reception
6:00pm      Friday Night Bowling Event

Saturday, April 14
7:30am            Breakfast
8:30am           
Management & Technician Tracks Begin
12:00pm          Lunch, Technicians Leave for Maddox Transformer
1:00pm           
Management & Technician Tracks Resume (Management at hotel, Technicians at Maddox)
4:30pm            Technicians return to hotel
4:45pm            Closing Remarks
6:00pm            Saturday Night Social Event hosted by Maddox and Instel

Sunday, April 15
8:30am            Goodbye Breakfast (optional)


Event Type:Conference
Category:Annual Membership Meeting
Early registration ends on Jan 31, 2018.
Regular registration starts on Feb 01, 2018 and ends on Mar 15, 2018.
Late registration starts on Mar 16, 2018.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

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