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Put This In Your Pocket (On Your Phone) — SEPC Southern Innovations Agenda And Schedule

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Keynote Breakfast Speaker Daphne Oz from ABC Television

Finally it’s here — the Southeast Produce Council 2017 Southern Innovations Organics and Foodservice Expo at the Westin Resort on Hilton Head Island, SC. Now we’re so excited we’re afraid we might forget where we’re going and when we have to be there. Good thing we’ll have this handy reminder in our pockets — it’s also linked up so look for deeper details for your events with a simple click:

 

Wednesday, 9/27

  • 7:00pm – 10:30pm: Board of Directors/STEP-UPP Dinner(by invitation only)
    • Location: Shuttle will load and depart promptly at 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, 9/28

  • 8:00am – 5:00pm: Committee Meetings
    • Location: Lady Davis/Sampson
  • 8:30am – 12:45pm: Retail Organic Tour (Publix, Kroger, The Fresh Market, Whole Foods Market)
    • Local grocery store organic sections. Shuttle departs from Porte Cochere at 8:30am
  • 9:00am – 2:45pm: STEP-UPP Team Building Activity & Lunch
    • Page Island “Journey” Program. Shuttle departs from Porte Cochere at 8:30am
  • 11:00am – 5:00pm: Registration Desk Open
    • Location: Advantage Foyer
  • 11:00am – 5:00pm: Exhibitor Booth Set Up
    • Location: Hilton Head Island Beach & Tennis Convention Center Ballroom.
    • Shuttle available from Westin Porte Cochere
  • 12:00pm – 2:30pm: Southern Roots Networking Event
    • Location: Grand Ocean Terrace
  • 3:00pm – 5:00pm: Board of Directors Meeting
    • Location: Westin Convention Center – Elliot
  • 6:00pm – 10:00pm: Farm to Table Welcome Reception
    • Location: Ocean Front Deck (Rain Location: Grand Ballroom)

Friday, 9/29

  • 7:00am – 12:00pm: Exhibitor Booth Setup
    • Location: Hilton Head Island Beach & Tennis Convention Center. Shuttle available from the Westin Porte Cochere.
  • 8:00am – 5:00pm: Committee Meetings
    • Location: Lady Davis/Sampson
  • 7:00am – 4:00pm: Registration Desk Open
    • Location: Advantage Foyer
  • 7:30am – 9:45am: General Session Keynote Breakfast
    • Location: Grand Ballroom
  • 10:00am – 11:05am: Educational Workshop I: Getting to the Root of Organic Matters
    • Location:Elliot/Drayton/Heyward
    • Refreshments will be served in the hallway between the workshops
  • 11:20am – 12:30pm: Educational Workshop II: What’s on the Menu for the Future? A Slice into Foodservice Trends and How We Should Prepare for Tomorrow’s Consumer’s Appetites
    • Location:Elliot/Drayton/Heyward
  • 1:00pm – 5:00pm: Organics & Foodservice Exposition
    • Location: Hilton Head Island Beach & Tennis Convention Center.
    • Shuttle is recommended, departing from the Westin Convention Center Porte Cochere (limited parking available)
    • Lunch will be available in the restaurant area behind the ballroom
    • Chef Demos will be offered during the expo
    • Cocktail Hour will be offered during the last hour of the expo
  • 5:00pm – 7:00pm: Exhibitor Move Out
  • 7:00pm – 11:00pm: President’s Dinner Dance
    • Location: Grand Ballroom

Saturday, 9/30

  • 6:30am – 8:00am: Golf & Fishing Breakfast
    • Location: Grand Ocean Terrace
  • 8:00am – 12:00pm: In-Shore Fishing and Lunch
    • Location: Shuttle departs from Porte Cochere at 7:30am
  • 8:30am – 1:00pm: Founders Memorial Golf Tournament
    • Location: Port Royal Golf & Racquet Club. Golf shuttle begins loading at 6:30am.
  • 10:00am – 2:30pm: The Bluffton Experience
    • Location: Shuttle departs from Porte Cochere at 9:30am
  • 1:00pm – 2:30pm: Golf and Fishing Awards Reception
    • Location: Port Royal Golf & Racquet Club
  • 3:30pm – 11:00pm: Ultimate Tailgate Experience
    • Location: Grand Ballroom

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