The event will end Thursday with a keynote address from former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Newt Gingrich, who will discuss the 2016 election and the state of the country. Other notable speakers and panelists include members of the U.S. Chemical Safety Board and Stuart Varney of Fox News Business Network.
Key sessions at the Annual Meeting include:
Leadership Isn't For Cowards: How to Lead Courageously in a Turbulent Age
Mike Staver, The Staver Group
Mike Staver, author and coach, opens the NACD Annual Meeting by sharing the real definition of courage, the three most important steps you'll ever take as a leader, the power of commitment, and more.
Economic Outlook: How to Prepare Your Organization for Impending Market Shifts
Stuart Varney, Host of Fox News Business Network's Varney & Co.
Esteemed economist and Fox Business Network host Stuart Varney provides much needed insight and context on pivotal issues facing the economy and described, in plain talk with up-to-the-minute detail, the current financial situation and what it means for NACD clients, partners, and their business and customers.
Enhancing Chemical Safety: Industry Efforts & Regulator Perspective
Thomas Corcoran, Brenntag Group; The Honorable Vanessa Allen Sutherland, Chemical Safety Board; The Honorable Manuel "Manny" Ehrlich, Chemical Safety Board; The Honorable Calvin Dooley, President, American Chemistry Council; Eric R. Byer, NACD
This panel will discuss what opportunities the Chemical Safety Board thinks chemical distributors need to seize to become more involved within the regulatory arena. The panel also will consider whether public perception forces safety efforts that aren't effective.
NACD and its over 440 member companies are vital to the chemical supply chain providing products to over 750,000 end users. NACD members are leaders in health, safety, security, and environmental performance through implementation of Responsible Distribution, established in 1991 as a condition of membership and a third-party verified management practice. For more information, visit www.NACD.com.
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