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Agenda for the NAPCP Commercial Card & Payment Conference (P-Card, Travel Card, ePayables)

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Sunday, April 8 and Monday, April 9, 2018

The NAPCP has organized a pre-conference wine tour and sunrise balloon ride exclusively for our Conference attendees, on Sunday, April 8 and Monday, April 9, 2018. Click here to register early to secure your place! 

Note: The following schedule is subject to change; however, Annual Conference beginning and end dates/times are fixed.

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Monday, April 9, 2018

7:15 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Registration  See list of attending organizations to date

8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. 


Application deadline: February 28, 2018. Separate fee required. 

12:00–4:00 p.m. Pre-Conference Workshop

3:00–4:00 p.m.

Presenter and Session Host Orientation

4:00–5:00 p.m.

Meet & Greets for Higher Ed., Government/K-12, Corporate and Providers (Providers are welcome to attend all Meet and Greets)

5:00–8:00 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Open

6:30–7:30 p.m.

Opening Night Reception in the Exhibit Hall

Sponsored by Silver Partner Sponsor Priority Commercial Payments

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

7:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Registration See list of attending organizations to date

7:15–8:15 a.m.

Continental Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall
Exhibits Open

8:30–10:00 a.m.

Opening General Session 
The Fine Art of Building Business Relationships: One Conversation at a Time 
Presented by: Debra Fine, Bestselling Author and Networking Guru


Sponsored by Gold Partner Sponsor Capital One

10:15–11:00 a.m.

Breakout #1

10:15 a.m.–4:45 p.m.

Scheduled, One-on-One Meetings with participating providers.

11:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Open

11:15 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Breakout #2

12:00–1:00 p.m.  Boxed Lunch in the Exhibit Hall

1:15–2:15 p.m.

Roundtable Session (Click here for a complete list of topics)

2:15–3:00 p.m.

Afternoon Break in the Exhibit Hall

3:15–4:00 p.m.

Breakout #3

4:15–5:00 p.m.

Breakout #4

5:00–6:00 p.m.

Attendee Reception in the Exhibit Hall

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

7:30 a.m–4:00 p.m.

Registration See list of attending organizations

7:30–8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8:45–10:30 a.m.

Day Two General Session
Unlocking Purchasing Card Value: Insights from the 2017 Purchasing Card Benchmark Survey
Presented by: Mahendra Gupta, Ph.D.,Olin  School of Business at Washington University; and Richard J. Palmer, Ph.D., C.P.A., C.M.A., Harrison College of Business at Southeast Missouri State University


Sponsored by Silver Partner Sponsor PNC

10:45–11:30 a.m.

Breakout #5

10:45 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Scheduled, One-on-One Meetings with participating providers.

11:45 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Breakout #6

12:30–1:30 p.m.

Networking Luncheon See list of attending organizations to date

1:45–2:30 p.m.

Breakout #7

2:45–3:30 p.m.

Breakout #8

3:45–4:30 p.m.

Breakout #9

4:30–6:00 p.m.

Members-Only and Speaker Reception 

Thursday, April 12, 2017

8:00–9:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

9:15–10:00 a.m.

Breakout #10

10:15–11:00 a.m.

Breakout #11

11:15 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Breakout #12


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