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
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)