Schedule

Please note this is a tentative schedule. Sessions and speakers will be added as conference elements are confirmed. 

  • Key:
  • General Session
  • Breakout Session
  • Other Activities

11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Conference Registration

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Pre- Conference Committee Meeting

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Manufacturer/Retailer Exchange and Opening Reception

Meet leading suppliers of energy management, HVAC, refrigeration, design, construction and lighting systems. Discover potential business partners who can provide you with the resources and capabilities to remain competitive, cost-efficient and cutting-edge. Offered on two successive evenings.

7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Conference Registration

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Breakfast

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM

Conference Welcome with Co-Chairs

Speakers:

8:15 AM - 9:00 AM

Opening Keynote

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Break

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

General Session

10:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Break

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

  • Energy
  • Refrigeration
  • Store Development

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

  • Energy
  • Refrigeration
  • Store Development

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Break

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

General Session

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Manufacturer/Retailer Exchange and Reception

Take advantage of another opportunity to meet leading suppliers of energy management, HVAC, refrigeration, design, construction and lighting systems. Discover potential business partners who can provide you with the resources and capabilities to remain competitive, cost-efficient and cutting-edge. 

7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Registration

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Breakfast

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

GreenChill Achievement Recognition Ceremony and Breakfast

EPA will host the GreenChill Partnership’s annual Achievement Recognition event. GreenChill partners represent approximately 30% of U.S. supermarkets, allowing the partners to benchmark their refrigerant management performance versus each other and the industry. Join us in congratulating this year’s winners. Come learn about best-in-class refrigerant emissions rate reductions, emissions prevention in new store construction, and emissions rates for advanced refrigeration technologies.

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

General Session

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Break

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

General Session

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

  • Energy
  • Refrigeration
  • Store Development

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

  • Energy
  • Refrigeration
  • Store Development

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Break

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

  • Energy
  • Refrigeration
  • Store Development

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Break

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Closing Keynote

6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Off-Site Social Event

7:00 AM - 7:45 AM

Facility and Design Tours Breakfast

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Facility and Design Tours

Tours require pre-registration and fee.

We are finalizing locations. Stay tuned for more information.

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Post-Conference Committee Meeting