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2013 NORA Conference Detailed Agenda
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2013 NORA Annual Conference & Trade Show
Detailed Agenda

For more detailed information about the following conference sessions/speakers, simply click on the title of the session.

Wednesday, November 13th

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Exhibitor Setup
Grand Ballroom B-D

2:00 PM - 7:00 PMRegistration

Grand Ballroom Foyer

4:00 PM - 4:30 PMNew Member/Board Member Reception

(open to new members and Board Members)
Grand Ballroom B-D

4:30 PM - 7:30 PM Grand Opening Reception in Trade Show

Open to Members, Speakers & registered Spouses/Guests only.
Grand Ballroom B-D

Thursday, November 14th 

7:00 AM - 11:45 AMRegistration
Grand Ballroom Foyer

7:00 AM - 7:45 AMBoard Member Meeting/Breakfast

Blue Heron

7:00 AM - 8:00 AMContinental Breakfast

Grand Ballroom B-D

8:00 AM - 8:15 AMWelcome to the 2013 NORA Conference
2014 Market Outlook

Grand Ballroom A
Scott D. Parker, NORA

8:15 AM - 9:00 AMNORA Annual Meeting/Opening General Session

Grand Ballroom A

9:00 AM - 9:55 AMKeynote Address: Teaching Teamwork

Grand Ballroom A
Jim Craig, "Miracle on Ice" Olympic Hockey Team Goaltender

9:55 AM - 10:20 AMRefreshment Break

Grand Ballroom B-D

10:20 AM - 11:05 AMNORA's PCB/TSCA Reform Project: The Latest Update

Aviara A
Steve Shimberg
SJSolutions PLLC

10:20 AM - 11:05 AMYou Stink! A Technical Approach to Dealing with Nuisance Odors

Aviara B
Gary Risse, P.E. & George Mathes, P.E.
Trihydro Corporation

10:30 AM - 11:45 AMSpouse/Guest Brunch

California Bistro

11:05 AM - 11:45 AMAn Exploration of Different Treatment Technologies for Used Oil

Aviara A
Louis Bertrand
Sweet Gazoil Inc.

11:05 AM - 11:45 AMCommodity Price Risk Mitigation

Aviara B
Mark Neustadt, CAIA & Peter Richards
Fifth Third Bank

12:15 - 6:00 PMNORA 22nd Annual Golf Tournament

Aviara Golf Club

The tournament begins at 12:30 PM shotgun start.  The Aviara Golf Club is on the grounds of the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort.

Friday, November 15th 

7:30 AM - 12:00 PMRegistration
Grand Ballroom Foyer

7:30 AM - 8:20 AMContinental Breakfast

Grand Ballroom B-D

8:20 AM - 9:00 AMUnderstand the Asphalt Pavement Market and Economic Conditions

Grand Ballroom A
Jay Hansen
National Asphalt Pavement Association

9:00 AM - 9:40 AMRe-refining in North America: Drivers for Growth

Grand Ballroom A
Blake Askew
IHS Downstream Energy Research and Consulting

9:40 AM - 10:25 AMCalifornia's Multi-Year Used Oil Life Cycle Assessment is Now Complete: Hear the Results from the Lead Researcher

Grand Ballroom A
Roland Geyer
Bren School of Environmental Science and Management,
University of California at Santa Barbara

10:25 AM - 11:00 AMRefreshment Break

Grand Ballroom B-D

11:00 AMExhibitor Tear Down

Grand Ballroom B-D

11:00 AM - 11:40 AMFuture Trends in Oil Recycling Technologies

Aviara A
Dan Cowart
Aaron Oil Company

11:00 AM - 11:40 AMAn Overview of the International Re-refining Industry

Aviara B
Christian Hartmann
Puralube, Inc

11:40 AM - 12:20 PMThe Regulatory Future of Off-Spec Oil

Aviara A
Chris Harris,
NORA General Counsel

11:40 AM - 12:20 PMRail Logistics

Aviara B
David A. Riddell
RSI Logistics, Inc.

6:30 PM - 9:30 PMNORA Closing Party

Palm Courtyard
(Weather Backup: Grand Ballroom)

Please Note:  This is a ticketed event.
This event is included FREE with any conference registration, exhibit registration or spouse/guest package.  See the registration desk to purchase additional registrations for the event.

Starting on Wednesday evening, stop by the registration desk for a seat assignment and a wristband.  Wristbands are required to attend Friday evening.

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