The NPGA Board of Directors meet three times a year and bring together more than 200 leaders from every industry sector. During these meetings, the board sets associations policies and advocacy objectives, identify ways to keep growing the industry, and participate in numerous networking events. The Fall Board of Directors Meeting will take place September 30 – October 1 at the Four Seasons Hotel Houston in Houston, Texas.
World LPG Forum Registration Opportunity
The World LPG Forum is the premier annual global event of the LPG industry and will be coming to Houston in October! Organized by the World LPG Association, this unique event travels the globe annually bringing together CEO’s of major LPG companies, government ministers, and senior representatives of major intergovernmental organizations and international media to explore the LPG business, discuss its growth potential, and to forge new business relationships. The exhibition area, the central point for all Forum participants to see the latest products and services, network with industry stakeholders, and develop new business opportunities, can be visited free of charge.
Registration for NPGA members can be done via the NPGA board meeting registration process. Take advantage of the negotiated NPGA member rate today and have the opportunity to meet with over 100 international companies. Click here to view more information on registration packages available to NPGA members.
NPGA Board Meeting Schedule of Events
|SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30|
|9:00 am – 5:00 pm||Registration||Ballroom Foyer|
|10:00 am – 12:00 pm||Executive Committee Meeting
(Executive Committee Members Only)
|12:00 pm – 2:00 pm||Member Services Committee Meeting||Ballroom B|
|1:00 pm – 3:00 pm||Propane Supply & Logistics Committee Meeting||Ballroom A|
|3:00 pm – 5:00 pm||Women in Propane Council Meeting||Ballroom B|
|3:00 pm – 4:00 pm||PropanePAC Steering Committee Meeting||Austin|
|5:00 pm – 7:00 pm||PropanePAC Reception (ticket required)||Minute Maid Park|
|MONDAY, OCTOBER 1|
|7:00 am – 5:00||Registration||Ballroom Foyer|
|8:00 am – 12:00 pm||Marketer and State/District Directors Meeting||Ballroom AB|
|10:00 am – 11:00 am||NPGF Scholarship Fund Committee Meeting||Fairfield|
|11:00 am – 12:00 pm||Section Meetings
|11:45 am – 1:00 pm||Women in Propane No Host Lunch||Vinotecca Quattro|
|1:00 pm – 3:00 pm||Cylinder Exchange Council Meeting||Bridgeport|
|1:00 pm – 4:00 pm||Governmental Affairs Committee Meeting||Ballroom AB|
|3:00 pm – 5:00 pm||Conventions Committee Meeting||Austin|
|5:30 pm||NPGA Board of Directors Reception||Pool Deck|
|TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2|
|7:00 am – 12:00 pm||Registration||Ballroom Foyer|
|8:00 am – 12:00 pm||NPGA Board of Directors Meeting||Ballroom AB|
Participants are responsible for reserving their own hotel accommodations. The Four Seasons Houston is offering a discounted rate of $225 per night single/double occupancy. Please contact the hotel directly at 1-800-734-4114 and reference the National Propane Gas Association group rate. THE ROOM BLOCK WILL BE AVAILABLE UNTIL SEPTEMBER 7, 2018 OR UNTIL THE BLOCK IS SOLD OUT.
Click here to reserve your hotel accommodations online; GROUP CODE CI0918NP
NGPF Scholarship Fund Golf Fore Education
The Trinity Containers Golf Fore Education Tournament will take place in conjunction with the fall Board of Directors meeting on Saturday, September 29 at the Wildcat Golf Club in Houston, TX. All proceeds will benefit the NPGF Scholarship Fund. Registration includes: greens fees, cart, lunch, snacks throughout the day, beverage cart, prizes, and more. For assistance, please contact Lori Dec at NPGA. Click here for more information on pricing and registration.
NOTE: The tournament will start at Noon on SATURDAY, September 29; please plan your travel accordingly.
Thank you to our Board Meeting Sponsors!
Anyone having specific matters to present to the Board for action at this meeting is asked to forward written statements concerning these matters to the Executive Office at least 15 days prior to the meeting. The documentation should include any action desired, supporting data, and a summary of the reasoning. The Executive Office will forward this material to the Board for advance study. Please contact Brett Gold for more information.
Delta Airlines is offering attendees of the 2018 Fall Board of Directors meeting discounts off published fares of 2% – 10% based on the booking class of service. Reservations and ticketing are available at www.delta.com/meetings or by calling Delta Meeting Network Reservations at 800-328-1111 (please note that a direct ticketing charge will apply for booking by phone). When booking online, select ‘Book Your Flight’ and enter the meeting code in the box provided on the ‘Search Flight’ page. The meeting code is NMRAH. Offer is valid for travel September 27 – October 5, 2018.
- Winter 2019 – Belmond Charleston Place | Charleston, South Carolina
- February 10 – 12, 2019
- Fall 2019 – Nemacolin Woodlands Resort | Farmington, Pennsylvania
- September 29 – October 1, 2019