FLOW AGENDA

FLOW AGENDA

SEPTEMBER 12, 2017
 
BUDGET MEETING - (for Budget committee only) - 2:00 p.m.
Overton Hotel, Moody Foundation Board Room, 2nd level


SEPTEMBER 13, 2017
 

BOARD MEETING - 9 - 11:00 a.m.
Overton Hotel, Moody Foundation Board Room, 2nd level

PAST PRESIDENT & BOARD LUNCHEON - 11:00 - 12:30 pm.
Overton Hotel, Canyon Room, 2nd level

CELEBRATE COTTON OPEN - Noon lunch, 1:00 p.m., Shot gun start
Shadow Hills Golf Course, Lubbock

CELEBRATE COTTON FLOW RECEPTION REGISTRATION DESK - 5:30 pm,
Overton Hotel, Sunset A Ballroom Foyer, Lobby Level (west hotel entrance) 

CELEBRATE COTTON FLOW RECEPTION - September 13, 2017, 6:30 to 8:30 pm.,
Overton Hotel, Sunset A Ballroom, Lobby level (west hotel entrance) 


SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
 
MEMBERS ONLY BREAKFAST - begin seating at 7:45 - 9:00 a.m. 
Overton Hotel, Sunset A Ballroom - (seated breakfast meeting will adjourn at 9:00 a.m.

            Presiding: 
            Angie Goodman, TCA President
            and Owner/CEO, ACG Cotton Marketing, LLC., Lubbock
 
            Invocation:
            Alan Vinson, TCA 1st Vice President
            ECOM, Lubbock

            Crop Report:
            Steve Verett, E.V.P.
            Plains Cotton Growers, Inc., Lubbock

            “Thinking About Cotton in the Farm Bill:  How Much Difference Would it Make?”
            Dr. Darren Hudson, PhD.
            Professor and Larry Combest Chair, Agricultural and Applied Economics,
            Texas Tech University, Lubbock  

            ACSA Update:
            William E. (Bill) May, President
            American Cotton Shippers Association (ACSA), Memphis        

            TCA POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE SOLICITATION
            

            ADJOURN MEMBERS ONLY BREAKFAST


Networking Break  - 9 - 9:30 a.m.
(between programs)

NETWORKING CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST LOUNGE - 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Overton Hotel, Sunset Foyer

           
TOWN HALL TRANSPORTATION MEETING - 9:30 a.m.

            Presiding:
            Angie Goodman, President of The Texas Cotton Association
            and OWNER/CEO of ACG Cotton Marketing, Lubbock

            Invocation:
           Alan Vinson, TCA 1st Vice President
           ECOM, Lubbock

            Welcome to Lubbock:         
            Joshua Burris, LCE President

            Introductions:
            Alan Vinson, TCA 1st Vice President
            Cotton Trader, ECOM USA, Inc., Lubbock

            Logistics Analysis:
            Peter FriedmannExecutive Director & Washington Lobbyist, AGTC, Washington, D.C.
            Audience Q & A
 
            TOWN HALL TRANSPORTATION PANEL:

            Moderator:
            Michael SymonanisNorth American Regional Head of Execution,
            Louis Dreyfus Corporation, Cordova, TN 

            Steamship:
            Open Forum

            Truck:
            Open Forum

            Warehouse:
            Joe Tillman, President CWAA, Washington, D.C., International Cotton Depots, Memphis
           
            Port:
            Ty Reasonover, Sr. Manager Trade Development, Port of Houston, Houston

            Merchant:
            Rhonda Lambert, Logistics in Trade Execution, Cargill Cotton, Cordova
                    
             Panel Summation and Moderator Closing Comments:
            Michael Symonanis, North American Regional Head of Execution, Louis Dreyfus Corporation, Cordova, TN 
           
            Adjourn: (meeting is expected to ajourn by noon)
            Angie Goodman, President of The Texas Cotton Association
            and OWNER/CEO of ACG Cotton Marketing, Lubbock