Conference Schedule

Please use the schedule below to help you plan your travel for the NFPA 2018 Annual Conference.

Items with an asterisk “*” are “by invitation only.”

Printable Schedule

Monday, February 19, 2018

11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Executive Meeting and Lunch* | The Boardroom

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

NFPA Board Strategy Meeting* | Sabal

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Strategic Task Force Meetings* | Lakeside East, Lakeside West & Travelers

6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Board Reception and Dinner* | Tranquilo Private Dining Room & Terrace

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

7:00 am – 8:00 am

NFPA Board Breakfast* | Queen & Terrace

8:00 am – 11:30 am

9:00 am – 4:00 pm

NFPA Board of Directors Meeting* | Queen

Conference Registration Open | Lobby Terrace

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

NFPA Board Lunch* | Queen & Terrace

12:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Off-site Tour Options | Transportation departs from hotel entrance

1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Committee Meetings TBA | Executive Boardroom, Sabal

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

NFPA Future Leaders Network Meeting | Queen

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

NFPA Future Leaders Network Social Hour | Queen Terrace

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Hosted Welcome Reception – ALL Attendees, Spouses, and Guests | Lady Palm Lawn & King Meadow Lawn

Dinner on Your Own

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

7:00 am – 8:00 am

Networking Breakfast – All Attendees, Spouses & Guests | Grand Ballroom West & West Central

8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Conference Registration Open

8:00 am – 11:00 am

General Session Presentations | Grand Ballroom East & East Central

8:00 am – 8:45 am

Welcome, Opening Remarks, and Annual Meeting

8:45 am – 9:30 am

Keynote: Chris McChesney, author of “The 4 Disciplines of Execution”, with a practical framework to use in helping your company achieve its most wildly important goals

9:30 am – 10:00 am

Networking Break

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Chris McChesney Part II

9:00 am – 10:30 am

Spouse/Guest Outreach Program & Activity | Activity benefits www.cleantheworld.org

11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Special Lunch Session with Joe Ellers, business strategy and sales management

2:15 pm – 8:00 pm

NFPA Future Leader Optional Networking Event & Dinner | Escape Room Orlando, Dinner site TBD

Dinner on your own

8:30 pm – 10:00 pm

NFPA Coffee and Cordials Gathering Place | Spa Lawn

Thursday, February 22, 2018

7:30 am – 8:30 am

Networking Breakfast – All Attendees, Spouses & Guests | Grand Ballroom West & West Central

8:30 am – 11:45 am

General Session Presentations | Grand Ballroom East & East Central

8:30 am – 9:00 am

NFPA Foundation Report

9:00 am – 9:45 am

Keynote TBA

9:45 am – 10:15 am

Networking Break

10:15 am – 10:45 am

Jeremy DruryTHINGS to Consider – A Behind-the-Scenes Executive Guide on Fluid Power IoT Strategy

10:45 am – 11:45 am

Peter Zeihan, What Any Business Leader Needs to Know About Global Geopolitics Right Now

12:30 pm – 5:00 pm

NFPA Golf Outing | 12:30pm semi-shotgun start

12:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Off-site Tour Options | Transportation departs from hotel entrance

6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Closing Event – Pirate Party! | Grand Ballroom West & West Central

Printable Schedule

Questions?

Contact Leslie Miller at lmiller@nfpa.com or (414) 778-3369.