September 13-14

2017 Distribution Summit

The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis, Missouri

The only event series of its kind, D17 is the industry's premier opportunity for distributors, builders, and suppliers to connect. At D17, you'll learn about new sales and marketing tactics, best practices for builder-distributor relations and ways to be competitive in today's ever-changing business landscape.

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Opportunities are still available for Food Event, WiFi, D17 Survival Kit and Exhibit Sponsorships.

Event Schedule

 

7:00AM – 6:00PM All Day

Registration & Networking

12:00PM – 1:00PM 60 Minutes

Lunch & Networking

1:00PM – 1:15PM 15 Minutes

Opening Remarks – App

1:15PM – 2:15PM 60 Minutes

Likability and how it pertains to success in sales

Bill Graham

2:15PM – 2:45PM 30 Minutes

Networking Break

2:45PM – 3:00PM 15 Minutes

AMTTalk

3:00PM – 4:00PM 60 Minutes

How to focus on customer needs and write emails that don’t get ignored

Joe Thomas

4:00PM – 4:45PM 45 Minutes

Sharing Information Between Builders and Distributors on the Costs of Goods Sold

Ralph Hegman and Panel

4:45PM – 5:00PM 15 Minutes

Closing Remarks

6:00PM – 9:00PM 120 Minutes

Welcome Reception

7:00AM – 12:00PM

Registration, Networking & Exhibits

7:00AM – 8:00AM 60 Minutes

Continental Breakfast

8:00AM – 8:15AM 15 Minutes

Opening Remarks

8:15AM – 9:15AM 60 Minutes

What’s hot and what’s not in manufacturing

Laurie Harbour

9:15AM – 10:00AM 45 Minutes

Additive manufacturing: What companies and products are good candidates for this technology?

Dave Burns

10:00AM – 10:30AM 30 Minutes

Networking Break

10:30AM – 10:45AM 15 Minutes

AMTTalk – Concierge

10:45AM – 11:45AM 60 Minutes

The 7 choices to ignite a radically inspired life

John O'Leary

11:45AM – 12:00PM 15 Minutes

Closing Remarks

Speakers

 

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  • John

    O'Leary

    Topic: Keynote Speaker: The 7 choices to ignite a radically inspired life

  • Bill

    Graham

    Topic: Likability and how it pertains to success in sales

  • Dave

    Burns

    Topic: Additive manufacturing: What companies and products are good candidates for this technology?

  • Joe

    Thomas

    Topic: How to focus on customer needs and write emails that don't get ignored

  • Laurie

    Harbour

    Topic: What's hot and what's not in manufacturing

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Conference Venue

 

The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis

100 Carondelet Plaza

St. Louis, MO 63105

Tel: 314-863-6300

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