Preliminary Schedule. Subject to Change.

  • saturday, february 9

  • 11:00am – 4:00pm

    Arrival Ground Transportation

  • 3:00pm – 6:00pm

    Chain Executive and Supplier Badge and Event Material Pick-Up

    badge pouches

    tote bags

    key cards

    pens

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  • sunday, february 10

  • 8:00am – 1:00pm

    Golf Tournament
    Registration, practice, and breakfast will run from 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
    We will tee-off at 8:00 a.m. Pre-registration was required. Breakfast and lunch included.
    Pre-registration is required.

  • 9:30am – 2:30pm

    Scenic Road Biking Tour – McDowell Mountain Regional Park
    Nestled in the lower Verde River basin, the 21,099-acre park is a desert jewel in the northeast Valley. Elevations in the park rise to 3,000 feet along the western boundary at the base of the McDowell Mountains.

    Guests will enjoy a casual, scenic ride on a paved trail through the natural Sonoran desert. Following the bike ride, guests will enjoy a boxed lunch at picnic tables under shade awnings. Duration: Approx. 2 Hours Biking

    Continental Breakfast to be provided, Pre-registration required

  • 11:00am – 7:00pm

    Arrival Ground Transportation

  • 2:00pm – 7:00pm

    Chain Executive and Supplier Badge and Event Material Pick-Up

    badge pouches

    tote bags

    key cards

    pens

    Triad RJB Contracting Grand-Benedicts-Store-Fixtures Technibilt
  • 4:30pm – 5:00pm

    New Retailer Orientation (optional)

  • 5:00pm – 5:45pm

    Supplier Reception and Orientation
    What’s new. Meet your peers. Engage in roundtable discussions and learn how to navigate the Event.

  • 5:00pm – 5:45pm

    Chain Executive Reception
    Learn how to navigate the Event this year! Meet your peer group.

    beverages

    Kinter

  • 6:00pm – 6:45pm

    Opening Keynote: Jim “The Rookie” Morris

  • 6:45pm – 9:00pm

    Welcome Reception and Dinner

  • monday, february 11

  • 7:00am – 9:00am

    Supplier Breakfast

  • 7:15am – 7:50am

    Chain Executive Boardroom Breakfast Meeting

  • 8:00am – 12:45pm

    Boardroom Presentations

  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm

    Group Lunch

  • 2:10pm – 2:50pm

    ViewPoint

  • 3:00pm – 5:55pm

    Private One-on-One Appointments

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  • 6:30pm – 9:00pm

    Dine-Around Dinner Party
    A hop, skip and short walk from the Westin Kierland is Kierland Commons where we’ll dine at four uniquely and distinct restaurants. Mastro’s Ocean Club, The Greene House, Morton’s, and Tommy Bahama’s. Bon Appetite!

  • 9:30pm - 10:30pm

    Monday Night After Party
    Join us back at the hotel for night caps and dessert following dinner.

  • tuesday, february 12

  • 7:00am – 9:00am

    Supplier Breakfast

  • 7:15am – 8:00am

    Chain Executive Peer Breakfast

  • 8:15am – 8:25am

    Chain Executive Boardroom Meeting

  • 8:30am – 1:00pm

    Boardroom Presentations

  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm

    Group Lunch

  • 2:10pm – 2:50pm

    ViewPoint

  • 3:00pm – 5:35pm

    Private One-on-One Appointments

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    Hera-logo

  • 5:35pm – 7:30pm

    Break

  • 7:30pm – 8:00pm

    Closing Cocktail Reception

  • 8:00pm – 10:00pm

    Closing Dinner Celebration and Entertainment

    Stephen KelloggStephen Kellogg
    An intimate evening with singer, songwriter Stephen Kellogg, Armed Forces Entertainer of the Year.

  • wednesday, february 13

  • 5:00am – 11:00am

    Grab and Go Breakfast

  • 5:00am – 11:00am

    Departure Ground Transportation