ICP Golf Outing at Fort Lauderdale Country Club

Thursday, September 28
9AM Shotgun Start
Buses will leave the hotel at 7:30 amGOLF
Fort Lauderdale Country Club
415 Country Club Circle
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. 33317

Breakfast will be grab-and-go at the hotel before boarding the bus and lunch will be served on the course. More.

Joint Everglades Tour

Thursday, September 28
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Pre-registration required: US$60tour

The state-of-the-art airboats are your transportation on an hour-long, fully narrated journey through the Everglades. Glide across the “River of Grass” at top speeds and let the sights and sounds of alligators, snakes, wading birds and unique vegetation steal the show as you venture deep into the ecosystem. At the conclusion of the tour, you’ll return to the docks for an entertaining gator show featuring the Gator Boys Alligator Rescue. With daring tricks, stunts and a few laughs, you’ll leave with a renewed perspective and some fantastic pictures to share with family and friends. After the show, pose for your own picture holding a baby alligator.

Joint Women in the Industry (WITI) Happy Hour*

Thursday, September 28
5:00-6:00 pmWomenInIndustry250x140

Participants are encouraged to join the women in the industry for an informal happy hour to network, explore areas of common interest and build relationships to enhance business for everyone. *Pay your own way at the cash bar.

NIBA New Member/First Timer Reception

Sponsored by Precision Pulley & Idler
Thursday, September 28
6:00-7:00 pm

New NIBA members since the time of last year’s Convention and those attending this event for the first time are welcome to join NIBA’s Membership Committee and Board of Directors at a private reception before the Welcome Reception to learn more about the organization and how to become more involved, both on-site during the event and afterward.

PTDA First Timer Event

Sponsored by Daido Corporation of America, U.S. Tsubaki Power Transmission LLC (UST)
Thursday, September 28
6:00-7:00 pmPTDAFirstTimers

If this is your first PTDA annual meeting, you’re invited to connect with other first timers and seasoned experts who will help you navigate the Joint NIBA/PTDA Industry Summit with tips, insights and advice about how to make the most out of your time in Florida. Arrive early as the event begins right at 6:00 pm. Be sure to identify yourself as a first timer by ticking “yes” on the registration form.

Joint Welcome Reception

Sponsored by Altra Industrial Motion, Amazon Business (2), Nord Drive Systems, Inc., Schaeffler, WEG Electric Corp.
Thursday, September 28
7:00-10:00 pmNIBAWelcome

Networking at its finest, the Joint Welcome Reception is your first opportunity to see everyone attending the NIBA/PTDA Joint Industry Summit. Enjoy delicious food and drinks while striking up conversations with old friends and meeting lots of new colleagues.

Joint Next Gen After Party

Sponsored by Flexco, Universal Belting Resource
Thursday, September 28
10:00 pm-12:00 amNextGen

Got some awesome dance moves? Are you 40 or under? The Joint Next Gen After Party is THE place to be following the Joint Welcome Reception. Set in a former nightclub with a DJ spinning the turntables, the Joint Next Gen After Party is a great way to connect with like-minded up-and-comers such as yourself. Start practicing your moves for this year’s Next Gen dance-off. Be sure to tick the box on the Registration Form indicating you are “40 and under” to receive the exclusive invite.

Joint Welcome Breakfast

Sponsored by Altra Industrial Motion, Nidec Motor Corporation/U.S. Motors, Regal Power Transmission Solutions, Schaeffler, WEG Electric Corp.
Friday, September 29
8:00-9:00 am

Enjoy a hot breakfast with your industry peers as you talk shop, build connections and prepare for a productive day.

Joint MD-IDEX/Expo

Saturday, September 30
8:30 am-3:00 pm (with scheduled meetings from 8:30 am-12:00 pm)
Includes lunch from noon-1:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Altra Industrial Motion, Apache Inc, Passaic Rubber Company, Regal Power Transmission Solutions, WEG Electric Corp.MDIDEX-EXPO

The Joint MD-IDEX/Expo offers you the best opportunity to network and do business with more channel partners in just a few hours. Booth displays aid in your business discussions while pre-scheduled MD-IDEX appointments with senior management of distributors/suppliers ensures targeted one-on-one discussion time with the partners you are most interested in meeting with. More about the Joint MD-IDEX/Expo

Joint Closing Reception & Dinner: Havana Nights

Sponsored by Bando USA, Inc., Rollon Corp., WEG Electric Corp.
Saturday, September 30
6:00-10:00 pmClosingevent

Celebrate the local culture with Havana Nights at the Joint Closing Reception & Dinner. First, enjoy a cocktail on the pool deck while listening to the waves of the Atlantic Ocean crash beside you. Then, the party moves inside where guests will enjoy a Cuban-themed party full of delicious food, lively entertainment and fun things to do (think Cuban cigars). You can continue the great networking while wrapping up a successful week.