Polyurethane Foam Association - Meetings

2018 November General Business Meeting & Technical Program


November 7-8, 2018

Meeting Location:
Four Seasons St. Louis
999 N. Second Street
St. Louis, MO

PFA November 2018 General Business Meeting and Technical Program

Meeting Registration is now open. Click here for the link to Four Seasons room reservations. For additional hotel suggestions, please contact Kay Wright (kwright@pfa.org) T 865.809.2596

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 865-657-9842.

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.

November 2018 PFA Meeting Schedule

Wednesday, November 7, 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

Thursday, November 8, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM General Business Meeting - Paid registration required

Keynote Speaker: Juli Neimann
Smith Moore & Co.

A financial analyst with nearly 50 years of experience, Juli Neimann has worked with money managers, mutual funds, and brokerage firms. She is a specialist in the oil and gas industry, and will share her insights on the current state of the economy and what it may portend for the flexible polyurethane foam industry. She has been a guest analyst on National Public Radio as well as numerous television stations. She has been quoted in the St.Louis Post Dispatch, St. Louis Business Journal, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, New York Times, Forbes, and Fortune. Juli co-authored The Complete Idiot’s Guide to the Politics of Oil with Charles Jaco and Lita Epstein.

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Technical Program - Paid registration required  (View technical abstracts here)

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

Recording of November 2018 Technical Program Proceedings
You may pre-order proceedings for the November 2018 Technical Program for shipment by December 20, 2018. ($50 in the US - $55 outside US)

Future Meetings


May 22-23, 2019

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

  November 6-7, 2019

The Brown Hotel
335 West Broadway,
Louisville, KY