Polyurethane Foam Association - Meetings 2018

General Business Meetings & Technical Programs



May 23 - May 24, 2018

Meeting Location:
Vinoy Renaissance Hotel & Resort
501 5th Avenue NE
St. Petersburg, FL

PFA May 2018 General Business Meeting
and Technical Program

Meeting Registration is now open. The discounted PFA group rate is $199++ Hotel cut-off is May 7, 2018. Register online: Vinoy Registration
Or call: 1-727-894-1000

PFA Meeting Registration Form - For Members
Non-Member Registration Form

PFA Member meeting registration is $350 for manufacturing members, federated members and associate/supplier members in good standing. Non-member registration is available for $1,200. All registration fees include spouse at no extra charge. For PFA membership information, please call the PFA office 865-657-9840.

After payment is received, a receipt will be provided via e-mail. Registration badge will be available for pick-up at the meeting registration desk.

May 2018 PFA Meeting Schedule

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM CertiPUR-US® Meeting - Open to all

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Industry Issues Forum - Paid registration required (agenda to follow)

Thursday, May 24, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM General Business Meeting
- Paid registration required (agenda to follow)

  Keynote Speaker:

Mr. David Haddad, President Fumar Cigars Inc. and Philanthropist
David Haddad, featured in recent Robb Reports, will present a history of the luxury cigar industry and draw parallels to U.S. consumer buying behavior. He will provide a prospective of how sales of consumer capital goods follow cigar industry trends. Meeting attendees will receive a sample of his company's product.

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Technical Program - Paid registration required (agenda to follow)

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Industry Cocktail Reception - Paid registration required

May 2018 Technical Program Proceedings on a thumb drive
You may pre-order proceedings for the May 2018 Technical Program for shipment by June 22, 2018. ($50 in the US - $55 outside US)

Good Restaurants Near the Vinoy

Nearest airports for St. Petersburg travel planning:
12-Miles - St. Petersburg-Clearwater (PIE); 19-Miles - Tampa Intl. (TPA); 105-Miles - Orlando Intl. (MCO)

Future Meetings



November 7-8, 2018

Four Seasons St. Louis
999 N. Second Street
St. Louis, MO



May 22-23, 2019

Vinoy Renaissance Hotel & Resort
501 5th Avenue NE
St. Petersburg, FL