2021 Schedule of Events

Conference Schedule & Speakers

Monday, June 28, 2021

Start Time End Time Agenda Item Location
11:00 AM 8:00 PM SOCMA’s Annual Golf Tournament & Dinner
Details to Come
Dunes West Golf & River Club
Mount Pleasant, SC
3:00 PM 5:00 PM Registration Open Hotel 1st Level Lobby
3:00 PM 5:00 PM Exhibitor Set-Up Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby
5:00 PM   Evening Open for Individual Dinners  

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Start Time End Time Agenda Item Location
8:30 AM 5:30 PM Registration Open Hotel 1st Level Lobby
8:30 AM 1:00 PM Exhibitor Set-Up (Exhibits Open @ 1:30 PM) Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby
9:05 AM 4:00 PM Industry Global Trade Update & Exhibitor Showcase Presentations
(3 concurrent rooms, 15 minutes each)
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Riviera Theater
(Across King St.)
1:00 PM 5:30 PM Exhibits Open Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby
4:00 PM 5:30 PM Opening Networking Cocktail Reception Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby
6:00 PM   Evening Open for Individual Dinners  

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Start Time End Time Agenda Item Location
7:30 AM 9:30 AM Attendee Breakfast Riviera Theater & Charleston Grille
8:30 AM 5:30 PM Registration Open Hotel 1st Level Lobby
9:30 AM 5:30 PM Exhibits Open Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby
9:30 AM 10:15 AM General Session #1
Agrochemical Business Update: Latest on Mergers, Regulations, Global Trade & New Products
Alex Polinsky, Tolling Consultant, Polinsky Chemicals (formerly with Syngenta)
Jim DeLisi, President, Fanwood Chemical
Riviera Theater
(Across King St.)
10:15 AM 11:00 AM General Session #2
History and Outlook for Glyphosate and Glyphosate-Tolerant Crops
Dr. Jerry Green, President, Green Ways Consulting
Riviera Theater
(Across King St.)
11:45 AM 12:30 PM 1st Seating: Attendee Networking Luncheon Riviera Theater, Charleston Grille, Pavilion Room
12:45 PM 1:30 PM 2nd Seating: Attendee Networking Luncheon Riviera Theater, Charleston Grille, Pavilion Room
2:00 PM 2:45 PM General Session #3
Panel: Best Practices in Chemical Plant Safety
Barry Lassiter, Vice President, Operations, MFG Chemical
Chad Perry, Head of Safety, Health & Environmental, Archroma U.S.
Debra Pound, Head of Procurement NORAM , Archroma U.S.
Riviera Theater
(Across King St.)
2:45 PM 3:30 PM General Session #4
The American Chemical Industry:
Economic Trends & A View to the Future

Dr. Thomas Kevin Swift, Chief Economist & Managing Director
American Chemistry Council
Riviera Theater
(Across King St.)
4:00 PM 5:30 PM Networking Cocktail Reception Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby
5:30 PM   Evening Open for Individual Dinners  

Thursday, July 1, 2021

Start Time End Time Agenda Item Location
7:30 AM 9:00 AM Attendee Breakfast Riviera Theater & Charleston Grille
8:30 AM 11:00 AM Registration Open Hotel 1st Level Lobby
9:00 AM 11:00 AM Exhibits Open Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby
11:00 AM 3:00 PM Exhibitor Breakdown Grand Ballroom, Grand Hall & Lobby

Mark Your 2021 Calendars for June 29 – July 1, 2021

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