|2019 Winter Meeting|
BSA’s 2019 Winter Meeting is co-located with BSA's 2019 Talent Forum: Recruitment, Development and Retention
Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel
|BSA Winter Meeting||January 20-22, 2019|
|BSA Talent Forum: Recruitment, Development and Retention||January 21-22, 2019|
All Fees in USD per person
|Category||BSA Distributor Members||BSA Participating Manufacturers|
|BSA Winter Meeting Attendee Only: Includes BSA Committee and Task Force Meeting, Monday Lunch, Monday Afternoon Talent Forum Session, and Monday Evening Reception and Dinner||$345||$445|
|BSA Winter Meeting AND Talent Forum Attendee: Includes BSA Committee and Task Force Meeting, Monday Lunch, Monday Afternoon Talent Forum Session, Monday Evening Reception and Dinner, and Tuesday Talent Forum Sessions||$590||$790|
|BSA Talent Forum Attendee Only: Monday Afternoon Talent Forum Session, and Monday Evening Reception and Dinner, and Tuesday Talent Forum Sessions
|Spouse Attendee: Includes Monday Lunch and Reception and Dinner||$100||$100|
|2nd Company Registrant DISCOUNT for Forum Attendees: If you are the second attendee from your company to register for the Talent Forum, use Promo Code 2OR4TF to receive $50 off your registration.||$50 DISCOUNT||$50 DISCOUNT|
|3rd Company Registrant DISCOUNT for Forum Attendees: If you are the third attendee from your company to register for the Talent Forum, use Promo Code 3RDFREEWM to receive complimentary forum registration.||FREE Talent Forum Registration||FREE Talent Forum Registration|
|4th Company Registrant DISCOUNT for Forum Attendees: If you are the fourth(or more) attendee from your company to register for the Talent Forum, use Promo Code 2OR4TF to receive $50 off your registration.||$50 DISCOUNT||$50 DISCOUNT|
Cancellations received by December 27, 2018 will receive a full refund. No refunds will be issued after December 27, 2018. Cancellations must be in writing and sent to email@example.com.
Payment can be made online or by fax. The following credit cards are accepted by BSA: VISA, MasterCard, and American Express. Payments by check can be mailed to BSA, 800 Roosevelt Road, C-312, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137.
Photography & Video Recording Consent
Photography and video recording may be used throughout BSA's Winter Meeting and Talent Forum and at related activities. Registration and attendance at and/or participation in the BSA Winter Meeting or Talent Forum or other activities constitutes an agreement and consent by each registrant or participant for BSA and/or its licensees to use and distribute (both now and in the future) the image, likeness and voice of each registrant or participant (or family members) in photographs, videotapes, printed material, electronic reproductions and audio recording that are taken or recorded at such event or related activities.
If you have any questions, please contact BSA at firstname.lastname@example.org or 630-858-3838.
All times listed are Eastern US.
|8:00am - 4:00pm||Registration|
|8:30am - 2:30pm||2019 Convention Planning Meeting|
|1:00pm - 3:00pm||PIE Task Force|
|3:00pm - 5:00pm||Publication Review Task Force|
|3:00pm - 5:00pm||CBS Task Force|
|4:00pm - 5:00pm||Marketing Task Force|
|4:00pm - 5:00pm||Emerging Technologies Task Force|
|7:30am - 4:00pm||Registration|
|7:30am – 8:30am||
Committee Leadership Coordination
Committee and Task Force Chairmen, Vice Chairs, and Manufacturer Liaisons Only
|8:30am – 10:00am||Past Presidents Council|
|8:30am - 9:30am||Excellence Awards Task Force|
|8:30am - 9:30am||Social Media Task Force|
|8:30am – 10:00am||
Bearing Curriculum Advisory Group
|10:00am – 11:00am||Distributor Manufacturer Relations Committee|
|10:00am – 11:00am
|11:00am - 12:00pm||Certification and Education Committee|
|11:00am - 12:00pm||Digital Fraud Task Force|
|12:00pm - 1:30pm||BSA GROUP LUNCHEON AND PRESENTATION
Maintaining Value Relationships
|1:30pm– 2:30pm||Supply Chain Strategy & Technology Committee|
|1:30pm - 2:30pm
||Member Engagement and Programs Committee|
|1:15pm – 5:00pm||Talent Forum: Recruitment, Development and Retention
|6:30pm||JOINT BSA AND TALENT FORUM RECEPTION AND DINNER
Cocktail Reception with attendees of the BSA Committee Meetings and the Talent Forum. Following the cocktail reception, there will be a group dinner.
|8:00am – 10:00am||Board of Directors Meeting
(Board Members & Committee Chairmen only)
|8:00am – 12:00pm||Talent Forum: Recruitment, Development and Retention Presentations
(Separate Registration Required)
In addition to the important committee and task force work of the BSA Winter Meeting, there will be networking opportunities at lunch and dinner with BSA Talent Forum Attendees.
Maintaining Value Relationships
Todd Snelgrove: Vice President of Value
Increasing Companies Bottom Line by demonstrating, documenting, procuring, pricing and selling based on best Total Profit Added™
Former Global Vice President of Value with over 15 years’ experience in being the team leader on understanding, presenting, calculating, pricing, and purchasing on Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) or Total Profit Added™ (TPA™) for SKF, and Vice President of Marketing for ABB. Todd is now the founding partner at The Experts in Value, a consultancy that helps companies sell, market, price and negotiate based on measurable value.
Todd is acknowledged to be a leading subject matter expert in the field of value. He has developed and implemented his leading insight into strategies for sales and marketing programs, strategic account management, customer value partnership agreements, TCO procurement strategies, and numerous programs that help customers and his company increase profitability by measuring and understanding Total Profit Added™. Todd has demonstrated successful customer partnership agreements with Global Fortune 1000 companies, in numerous industries and segments, in all geographies of the world.
Make your voice heard as we continue BSA Committee Project work. Click here to review the BSA 2018-2019 Annual Goals. The future of BSA and the bearing industry is in your hands.
Development of Product Information Exchange
Learn the current status of the work in the PIE Task Force and take part in discussion for the future direction of the PIE.
Certified Bearing Specialists Program
The program is currently being updated. Learn the status of the updates and how you can differentiate your company in today's marketplace using the CBS Program.
Bearing Curriculum Advisory Group
BSA has hired a consultant to develop content for the Advanced Bearing Training. This will be reported on at the Winter Meeting.
4200 Jim Walter Blvd
Tampa, FL 33607
Guest rooms at The Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel are available at the BSA event discount of $239.00 (plus tax). Self-parking is complimentary.
Cancellation Policy: Reservations must be cancelled by 4PM on the arrival date, otherwise a cancellation fee will be applied.
Transportation To / From Tampa International Airport - TPA:
Hotel direction: 4 miles SE
Airport shuttle service, on request, complimentary
Courtesy phone available
Alternate transportation: All Access; fee: 10 USD (one way); on request
Bus service, fee: 5 USD (one way)
Estimated taxi fare: 10 USD (one way)
Transportation To / From St Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport - PIE:
Hotel direction: 13 miles NE
This hotel does not provide shuttle service.
There are two options for airports:
For a sneak peek at what Tampa has to offer for local entertainment and restaurants, check-out the Tampa website online.
The BSA Committee and Task Force Meetings will be held Sunday, January 20 and Monday, January 21 and the Board meeting will be held Tuesday, January 22. Please review the schedule above for meeting times and to decide if you would like to arrive Saturday or Sunday Morning. All attendees should plan on attending the Monday lunch and dinner events.