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02/11/2016

OCTC 38th Annual Conference Agenda, Registration and Hotel Information

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OCTC 38th Annual Conference

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Registration is now open for the Ohio Chemistry Technology Council's 38th Annual Conference!

This year's conference will be held May 2-3, 2016 at the Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel and includes the Awards for Excellence Dinner, Legislative Reception, the very best in industry and regulatory speakers and excellent networking opportunities.
 
Join your colleagues for this year's most important chemical industry gathering in Ohio!

HOTEL INFORMATION:

Book by April 11th!

Please make your reservation by April 11, 2016 in one of the following two ways to receive the special group rate of $142/night at Renaissance Columbus: 

By booking online through the following link Guest Link: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/38thOhioChemConference 

OR 

By calling Renaissance Enhanced Group Reservations at (877) 901-6632. Ask for Passkey Reservations and request the 38th Annual Ohio Chemistry Technology Council group rate.

If you have any questions or problems with hotel reservations, please contact Nicole Bauers at nicole@sppgrp.com 


 AGENDA INFORMATION:

 Click Here To Print Full Agenda

 

Monday, May 2

2:00 p.m.         Conference Welcome Desk Opens

2:00 p.m.         Board of Directors Meeting

4:15 p.m.         Annual Meeting of the Membership (Open to All Members & Guests) 

                        Election of Officers & Directors

4:45 p.m.         Reception

6:00 p.m.         Keynote Speaker

                                  Dr. Kevin Swift, Chief Economist, American Chemistry Council

6:30 p.m.         2016 Awards for Excellence Presentation

7:00 p.m.         Dinner

 

Tuesday, May 3

7:00 a.m.         Breakfast (Served Until 8:00 a.m.)

7:45 a.m.         Welcome and Presidents Report

                                  Jenn Klein, Ohio Chemistry Technology Council

8:15 a.m.         Teachers, Industry & Environment (TIE) Conference

                                  Kathy Buescher, SESA

8:30 a.m.         Multi-Employer Worksites: What are the Risks and How Does a Company Reduce Them

                                  Gary Glass, Thompson Hine

9:15 a.m.         How to Talk to the Media, Presented by the Media

                                  Colleen Marshall, NBC4 News Co-Anchor & Porter Wright Counsel

10:00 a.m.       How the Obama Administration is Looking Beyond 2016 – and so should you!

                                  Jim Matheson, Squire Patton Boggs; Karen Winters, Squire Patton Boggs

10:45 a.m.       Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards & Chemical Security Updates

                                  Frank Blair, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

11:45 p.m.       Lunch & Keynote Speaker

                                  Congressman Bill Johnson, U.S. House of Representatives (R-OH6) 

1:15 p.m.         Potential Impact of Refinery Rulemaking on the Chemical Industry

                                  Inaas Darrat, Trinity Consultants

2:00 p.m.         New OSHA Requirements and Updates

                                 David Wilson, Occupational Safety & Health Administration; Tony Lowe, Occupational        

                                 Safety & Health Administration

2:45 p.m.         How to Make Energy Efficiency Work for You Featuring Industry Case Studies

                                 Christopher Allwein, Kegler Brown Hill & Ritter; Gary Swanson, Energy Management

                                 Solutions; Jon Williams, AEP Ohio

3:45 p.m.         Regulatory Forum – Update on State & Federal Regulatory Policies

                                 Bob Hodanbosi, Ohio EPA; Rob Brubaker, Porter Wright; Chris Schraff, Porter Wright;

                                 & Rob Schmidt, Porter Wright

5:15 p.m.         Forum Concludes

5:30 p.m.         Legislative Reception


SPONSOR INFORMATION:

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Including our *NEW* 

Emerald Sponsorship!

For the first year ever, OCTC is allowing exhibitors during the entire two-day conference! See below for more details.


SPONSOR BENEFITS:

SPONSOR LEVELS:

PLATINUM ($3,000) 

The Platinum Sponsorship level includes two complimentary registrations to the OCTC 38th Annual Conference and Awards Dinnerone exhibit space at the Legislative Receptionspecial recognition via signage at the conference and logos prominently displayed on all materials.

GOLD ($2,500)
The Gold Sponsorship level includes one complimentary registration to the OCTC 38th Annual Conference and Awards Dinnerone exhibit space at the Legislative Receptionspecial recognition via signage at the conference and logos prominently displayed on all materials.

SILVER ($1,500)
The Silver Sponsorship level includes one complimentary registration to the Awards Dinnerone exhibit space at the Legislative Receptionspecial recognition via signage at the conference and logos prominently displayed on all materials.

*NEW* 
EMERALD ($1,000)
The Emerald Sponsorship includes one exhibit space during the OCTC 38th Annual Conference and Legislative Reception and complimentary meals for up to two exhibitors.
 

BRONZE ($600)
The Bronze Sponsorship level includes one exhibit space at the Legislative Reception.

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