West Coast Conference Schedule of Events

Wednesday, February 21, 2018: Conference Day 1

All events take place in the Dana Ballroom unless otherwise stated

 

9:00am – 5:00pm Conference Check-In
9:00am – 10:00am Mentorship Program Meeting
(Invite only – companies currently in the 2017-2018 Program)
10:15am – 10:45am Mentorship Program Information Session
11:00am – 12:00pm Mentorship Application Speed Dating Interviews
(Open only to supplier members applying for the 2018-2019 program)
1:00pm – 1:15pm Day 1 Welcome
1:15pm – 2:00pm Supplier Highlight
Presented by Deborah Wood – DWA Healthcare Communications Group
2:15pm – 3:15pm B2B Speed Dating & Networking for supplier members only
Location: LAGUNA BRICK (outdoors – sunglasses & jacket highly recommended)
2:15pm – 3:15pm Q&A with Board of Directors for non-members & corporate attendees
3:15pm – 3:30pm Break
3:30pm – 4:30pm Networking – “Community Give Back!” with Clean the World
4:30pm – 6:00pm Break
6:00pm – 8:00pm Evening Dinner & Networking Reception
(Light Dinner Provided – cash bar available)
Location: DEL MAR Lawn (Outdoor, Warm Attire highly encouraged)

Thursday, February 22, 2018: Conference Day 2

All events take place in the Dana Ballroom unless otherwise stated

8:00am – 11:00am Conference Check-In
8:15am – 9:00am Continental Breakfast
9:00am – 9:15am Day 2 Welcome
9:15am – 10:15am Workshop – “The Relationship Game”
10:15am – 11:00am Guest Speaker – Adam Meyer
11:00am – 11:30am Break
11:30am – 12:30pm  Networking Roundtables – “Making Connections Happen”
Location: VUE Lawn (Outdoors – sunglasses & light jacket recommended)
12:30pm – 1:15pm Lunch
Location: VUE Lawn (Outdoors – sunglasses & light jacket recommended)
1:15pm – 2:00pm Keynote Speaker
Cris Fortes, Executive Director, Strategic Sourcing – Amgen
2:00pm – 2:15pm Closing Remarks
2:15pm – 4:30pm EXPO