New York Propane Fall 2017 Conference
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 Monday, October 16th
(Golf Lunch, Golf, Reception, Dinner is on your own)

Tuesday, October 17th
(Commitee Meetings, Business session, Presentations, Display space, Reception, Dinner, Silent Auction)

As of October 12, 2017
Presentation Content for Tuesday October 17...

Leading off Business Content on Tuesday morning at 11:00a.m.
John Bagioni, Meterologist for NYPGA/PGANE's Weather Update Service:   Northeast Winter 2017-2018 Analysis

followed by

Tom Duffey, Digital Dispatcher, Smartphones and Propane

 During the Noon-to-1:00 p.m. Lunch
JD Buss,, Propane Market Update

During the 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Afternoon Sessions
order of speakers may change


Leading off with Kevin Racine, USI Insurance, Propane Risk and Insurance Issues

Derek Whaley, Roush: AutoGas

Tom Hopkins, MTST Program Manager:  PERC's MTST Programs

Courtney Bozic, Clean Fuels Consulting:  Propane, NY VW Settlement Status

Eric Kuster, CETP Manager, NPGA:  CETP Update

Stu Flatow, VP Safety & Training, PERC:  Regulatory Update from D.C.

Sponsor and Introduce a Presenter; contact NYPGA

meline and Agenda as of October 10, 2017

New York Fall Conference
Timeline and General Agenda

Monday, October 16th

11:00 a.m. Arrive early, Lunch available until tee time
12:30 p.m. Golf Outing
– Modified Shotgun Start – CenterPointe Golf Club, 2231 Brickyard Rd  Canandaigua, NY 14424

Golf Beverage Cart  Sponsors:  Fairview Fittings
Golf Hole Sponsors:

Plains Marketing LP
Angus Energy
Highland Tank
Scott Smith & Sons
CK Business Consultants
Mulhern Gas
Global Companies LLC
Tiger Payment Solutions

 5-6:30 p.m. (estimated start time) Reception at the Course. 

Golf Reception Sponsors:    Superior Energy Systems and Porco Energy

Dinner On Your Own After Reception

Tuesday, October 17th

7-9:00 a.m. - Registration Begins On-site, tabletop displays open  - Coffee/Tea and a light breakfast selection will be available

8:00 a.m. - NY PERC Commitee Meeting

9:00 a.m. - Committee Meetings

           -Emergency Response
           -Safety & Training

10:00 a.m. - Business Meeting, Business Sessions, Briefings and Updates.   Displays open

Amthor International Travelers LP Gas
Crestwood ITC/WESROC
FW Webb Energy Dist. Partners
ADD Systems ARM Solutions
P3 Superior Energy Systems
Fuel Oil News Cargas
Digital Dispatcher Blue Cow Software
Warm Thoughts  
Kurtz Truck - outside truck display  
The Sourcing Group  
Consumer Focus Marketing


Welcome and Call to Order - Mike Hopsicker, NYPGA President 

Antitrust Statement
NYPGA Business Meeting:  Minutes, Treasurer's Report, Committee Reports, Other Business
NY Legislative and Regulatory Update (During the 10 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Business meeting
Adjournment of Business Meetings 

11:00 a.m. – John Bagioni, Meterologist, NYPGA/PGANE Weather Update Service (John will  dial in)   followed by

Tom Duffey - Digital Dispatcher, Propane & Smartphones

12:00 noon - Lunch Buffet - Tabletops open - JD Buss,, Propane Markets

1:00 – 5:00 p.m. – Presentations and Briefings - Tabletops open

  • USI Insurance - Kevin Racine, Propane Insurance & Risk Issues
  • New York Legislative and Regulatory Update (During the 10 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Business meeting
  • Derek Whaley, Rousch, Autogas
  • Courtney Bozic, Clean Fuels Consulting, NY, Propane and VW Settlement Status
  • Tom Hopkins, MTST Program Manager, PERC MTST Program
  • Eric Kuster, CETP Program Manager, CETP Latest Update
  • Stu Flatow, PERC VP Safety & Training, Regulatory Update from D.C.

5:00 p.m. – Reception at the Inn.  Sponsors


Dinner Reception Sponsors - SOLD OUT
Superior Gas Liquids
LP Transportation   
Ray Murray

6:00 - 9:00 p.m. – Dinner & Silent Auction at the Hotel.  Dinner Reception Sponsors 

Silent Auction Donors

BPN Magazine - 2 Propane In America books, autographed by the publisher
Ray Murray
NGL Supply Wholesale
LP Transportation - Army Tickets

 Conference Dates: 

Monday, October 16, 2017 at 12:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 9:00 PM EDT

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The Inn on the Lake
770 South Main Street
Canandaigua, NY 14424

Main Phone: (585) 394-7800
Reservations: (800) 228-2801



Thanks to 2017 NYPGA Corporate Level Sponsors                         

Thanks to our Media Sponsors - -


Shane Sweet, Executive Director-Technical Director, NYPGA 

New York Propane Gas Association  
518-383-3823 x1