Monday, December 6, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM EST
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Graduate Annapolis Hotel
126 West Street
Annapolis, MD 21401

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Ellen Valentino

Meeting the Future: MAPDA Annual Meeting & Conference 2021
December 6 at Graduate Annapolis Hotel

Join MAPDA for an afternoon connecting with industry leaders and diving deep into the issues and politics of Maryland, Delaware and DC.

2:00 pm - Annual Meeting

2:15 pm - The Electric Slide: Cars, home and gas pumps

Environmental policy has a critical effect on the industry.  Panelists will discuss the electrification of cars, the home and the gas pump. Moderated by Michael Powell of Gordon Feinblatt.  Panelists include:

David Parker, Gilbarco Veeder-Root
Jill Hamilton, Sustainable Energy Strategies
Mark Stewart, Maryland Department of the Environment

3:00 pm - Nor'easter Facing the Industry: In-store and outside

Hear from industry leaders on key issues facing the retail and distibution channels of your business from tobacco bans to carbon taxes and what you need to know to make a difference. Moderated by Ellen Valentino. Panelists include:

Rob Underwood, Energy Marketers Association
Ted Harris, Pennsylvania Marketers Association
Chris Herb, Connecticut Energy Marketers Association

3:45 pm - Break

4:00 pm - "A Defining Moment: Election 2022" Experts share their perspectives on
                 politics in the region.  Panelists include:

Sharon Wolff Sussin, National Federation of Independent Business
Jim Ellis, BIPAC
Doug Mayer, Strategic Partners & Media

4:30 pm - Holiday reception with networking, heavy appetizers, and top shelf bar

Sponsorships available:
Title Sponsor ($6,000) * Reception Sponsor ($5,000)
Cocktail Sponsor ($3,500) * Attendee Gift Sponsor ($2,500)
Beverage Sponsor ($1,500) * Exhibitor ($1,000)

Payments accepted

Pay either by check (payable to MAPDA and mailed to P.O. Box 711, Annapolis, MD 21404) or by credit card at the following link:  https://safe-secure-payments.com/mapda/paymentForm.php?PayMethod=CC