Meeting Registration

May 20-21, 2020
St. Petersburg, FL

MAY 20-21, 2020, ST PETERSBURG, FL

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May 2020 PFA Meeting Schedule
Wednesday, May 20, 2020


10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CertiPUR-US® Meeting – Open to all


2:00 PM – 5:00 PM Industry Issues Forum – Paid registration required

The Industry Issues Forum features presenters from key industry associations on pressing topics for the industry. 

Thursday, May 21, 2020


9:00 AM – Noon   General Business Meeting – Paid Registration Required

Keynote Speaker:  Steve Vogel

Steve Vogel is the author of Betrayal in Berlin: The True Story of the Cold War’s Most Audacious Espionage Operation, published in 2019 by Custom House, a William Morrow imprint. He is  a veteran journalist who reported for The Washington Post for more than two decades. His reporting about the war in Afghanistan was part of a package of Washington Post stories selected as a finalist for the 2002 Pulitzer Prize. Vogel covered the September 11, 2001, terrorist attack on the Pentagon, and the building’s subsequent reconstruction. Vogel covered the fall of the Berlin Wall, the unification of Germany and the collapse of the Warsaw Pact. He covered the war in Iraq as an embedded journalist with an Army airborne brigade, as well as U.S. military operations in Rwanda, Somalia, and the Balkans. A graduate of the College of William and Mary with a degree in Government, he received a master’s degree in international public policy from Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies. His previous books include Through The Perilous Fight and The Pentagon. You can see him on The Daily Show With Jon Stewart hereHe lives in Maryland with his children. Learn more on his website.  His latest book is available on Amazon here. (Steve will be signing copies of Betrayal in Berlin at the meeting.)

2:00 PM – 5:00 Technical Program – Paid registration required

Five technical presentations have been scheduled for the May 2020 meeting to date. Titles and abstracts will be posted in the coming weeks. Our Call For Papers is still open for a few remaining slots. To submit a proposal for a technical presentation, follow the instructions here.

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


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