If you haven’t yet registered…don’t wait. While the current business environment may be uncertain, there is no better time than NOW to register for the 2018 NHLA Annual Convention. Take the opportunity to exchange ideas with your peers, network with your customers, learn from specialized education and grow your bottom line…no matter what happens in Washington.

Pre-Convention Survey:

We Want to Hear From You!

We want to learn more about what you think of the NHLA Convention and your expectations of this year’s program. Please take just a moment to answer a few questions so that we can make sure your expectations are not only met but exceeded.

To take our Pre-Convention Survey click HERE.

Keynote Speaker: Paul Moya

Sponsored by Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Company

Business Strategy Expert and Futurist Paul Moya is best known for his role as CEO of Millennial Labs-a global consultancy trusted by Fortune 500 leaders, non-profits, and government entities throughout the Americas, Asia and Europe.

Paul’s discoveries have moved the needle and impacted leaders at brands such as Visa, Nestle, Honda Motors, and the United States Department of Defense to interpret and act on human behavior in the workplace, marketplace, and voting booth.

Nicknamed “The Harvard Cowboy” by clients and friends, Paul blends Harvard Strategy with Cowboy Practicality to present viable solutions that deliver quantifiable results. His research takes insight from psychology, neuroscience, behavioral economics, and plain old-fashioned ‘cowboy wisdom’ to turn bid data and predictive analytics into no-fluff solutions and lasting economic and organizational change.

For more information visit www.paulmoya.com.

More Than 106 Exhibits On Display

You won’t want to miss this year’s showcase with more than 100 exhibiting companies. From technology software and equipment manufacturers to logistic companies and chemical suppliers this year’s exhibiting companies service the full scope of the hardwood industry.

Exhibit Showcase Hours:

Tuesday, October 2: 2-6pm for Setup

Wednesday, October 3: 10am-4pm with lunch in the exhibit hall

Thursday, October 4: 10am-3pm with lunch in the exhibit hall

Hockey Hall of Fame After Hours Reception

Sponsored by Upper Canada Forest Products, Ltd.

Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, the Hockey Hall of Fame is an experience like no other. It is home to the Stanley Cup and the best of hockey; you can do it ALL…at the HALL.

On Wednesday evening the HHOF will open after hours for full facility access to all of the displays and features that the Hall has to offer. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served and transportation will be provided or you can enjoy the few block trip by foot.

Play Golf and Support the Hardwood Forest Foundation

Every year, the Hardwood Forest Foundation holds its Annual Golf Tournament during the NHLA Convention. This year, the tournament will be held at Markland Wood Golf Club. The cost to play is $275 before August 10th. Golf club rental is available. Breakfast and registration begin at 7am with a shotgun start at 8:30am.

Pre-registration is required. Sign-up and pay for this event when you complete convention registration. Need to add this event to an existing registration? Call Trisha Clariana at 901-399-7552.

Questions about the HFF Golf Tournament should be directed to Jennifer Reith at j.reith@hardwoodforest.org