Schedule

Start your planning early. View the complete schedule of events including General Sessions, Insight Sessions and Networking Opportunities.

Print Schedule

12:00PM - 6:30PM

General

Registration/Cyber Stations

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom Foyer

4:30PM - 5:00PM

General

First-Timers’ Orientation

Location Pin Icon Great Egret A

6:00PM - 10:30PM

General

Kick-Off Party

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

Join your peers as they celebrate the start of the Regional Chain Conference and enjoy the big game!

Supported by Colgate-Palmolive Co. Inc., Mondelez International

7:30AM - 8:00AM

General

Breakfast

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

7:30AM - 5:00PM

General

Registration/Cyber Stations

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom Foyer

8:00AM - 8:45AM

General Session

Opening General Session

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

Hear from NACDS leadership about the activities happening on your behalf and proven strategies for conducting your meetings.

Mike Wysong, Chief Executive Officer & 2020 Regional Chain Chairman, CARE Pharmacies Steven C. Anderson, IOM, CAE, President & CEO, National Association of Chain Drug Stores Christopher Lane, Executive Vice President, Wakefern Food Corp./ShopRite, and NACDS Chairman of the Board
Supported by Centor

8:45AM - 9:45AM

General Session

General Session

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

9:45AM - 10:00AM

General

Refreshment Break

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom Foyer

Supported by PDX-NHIN-Rx.com

10:00AM - 10:45AM

General Session

General Session

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

10:45AM - 11:00AM

General

Refreshment Break

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom Foyer

Supported by PDX-NHIN-Rx.com

11:00AM - 12:00PM

Insight Session

Insight Sessions (Concurrent Sessions)

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

12:15PM - 1:00PM

General

Lunch

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

1:00PM - 2:00PM

General Session

General Session

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

2:00PM - 3:00PM

General Session

Pharmaceutical Trends, Issues & Forecasts

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

This session will provide an analysis of the most up-to-date industry data and highlight the pharmaceutical trends, issues, and forecasts in demographic sales and markets for 2020 and beyond.

Doug Long, Vice President of Industry Relations, IQVIA

3:00PM - 3:15PM

General

Refreshment Break

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom Foyer

Supported by PDX-NHIN-Rx.com

3:15PM - 4:15PM

5:30PM - 6:30PM

General

NACDS Reception

Location Pin Icon Royal Palm

7:30AM - 8:00AM

General

Breakfast

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

7:30AM - 5:30PM

General

Registration/Cyber Stations

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom Foyer

8:00AM - 9:00AM

General Session

General Session

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

9:00AM - 9:45AM

General Session

How to get your share of “The Big Business of WELL"

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

Is your company ready to compete in the new era of WELL? This fast transforming world of healthcare, selfcare and wellcare is bearing down fast as shoppers boldly take charge, changing the dynamics of your business at record speed – regardless of the business you’re in.

Wendy Liebmann, Founder, CEO & Chief Shopper, WSL Strategic Retail

9:45AM - 10:00AM

General

Refreshment Break

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom Foyer

Supported by PDX-NHIN-Rx.com

10:00AM - 10:45AM

General Session

Employment & Labor Law Update: What You Need To Know

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

Minimize your risks with litigation and get the latest updates on Labor Law so you can run an efficient operation.

Deborah Kelly, Partner, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

10:45AM - 11:00AM

General

Refreshment Break

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom Foyer

Supported by PDX-NHIN-Rx.com

11:00AM - 11:45AM

11:45AM - 12:30PM

General

Lunch

Location Pin Icon Calusa Terrace

12:30PM - 5:30PM

General

One-to-One Business Conferences

Location Pin Icon Calusa Ballroom

7:00PM - 9:00PM

General

NACDS Sunset Party

Location Pin Icon Calusa Terrace

Conclude Regional Chain by connecting with new and existing business partners while enjoying a grand assortment of cuisine prepared throughout the evening.