Sunday, May 5 - Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Caesars Palace • Las Vegas, NV

Registration is now closed.  If you have any questions or changes, please visit registration in Office 2 on the Promenade Level of Caesar's Palace.  PMA staff will be happy to assist you on-site.

Click here for the list of attendees and Supplier Showcase Exhibitors

Full Annual Meeting Fee

  Before 3/8 Before 4/1 After 4/1
PMA Member $549 $649 $749
Spouse/Companion $199 $199 $199
1st/2nd Time Guest $549 $649 $749
Previous Guest $1,049 $1,149 $1,249

One-Day Annual Meeting Fee

One-day registration fees cannot be combined for two-day attendance, and only apply to members if at least one company registrant is attending the full event.

Non-member $649
Additional Processor Member     

Attention Processor Members

Register multiple people and save!
$25 off per registration for 2 attendees  $50 off per registration for 3+ attendees

Fax: 414/276-7704 •
Questions? Call us at 414/431-3094.

Hotel Information

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3570 South Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109


Special PMA Hotel room rate is $179/night

Hotel deadline: April 1, 2013

Please call 866-227-5944 or click here to reserve online. Remember to mention that you are with PMA, group code: SCPMA3

Room block valid based on availability. Questions? Please contact the PMA Office at 414-431-3094 or


Keynote Speaker


Jim Pancero

Innovating Your Business:
The Four Greatest Opportunities to Increase You Competitive Advantage in Today's Hyper-Competitive Markets
Monday, May 6, 2013 - 9:30am - 10:30am

How much innovation have you and your team been achieving lately? Jim will be sharing the four simple steps to increased innovation as well as the top four questions you can ask your team that can best help you strengthen your competitive advantage and profitability. View the full schedule!


Inviting All Innovators! Get Involved!

Panel Discussion

Your company has done incredible things over the years... why not share your success story with your peers?
Monday, May 6, 2013 – 10:45 am – 12:00 pm

Member companies are invited to present 5-8 minute case studies on a new or unique idea that helped their company “Think Differently” in regards to overall opera- tions. These could include practices in safety, scheduling, record keeping, cost control, housekeeping, environ- mental concerns, preventative maintenance, and more.

Creativity Competition

$500 cash prize to the winner!
Monday, May 6, 2013 – 2:45 am – 4:30 pm

This member challenge is to see and hear success stories on creative and innovative ways peers have used cast urethane to replace plastic, rubber and metal. This is not intended for brainstorming new or potential business ventures, but serves as a showcase of past experiences.

Sign up by checking the entry box on the registration form!

Supplier Showcase Information

Tuesday, May 7, 2013 – 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The PMA Supplier Showcase provides the leading industry market opportunity for pro- cessors to network in a neutral setting and view the products and services available by suppliers of raw materials, processing or other equipment; research laboratories; consul- tants; trainers; and systems manufacturers.

This innovative and interactive PMA event only takes place every two years. So why not join your industry counterparts and leverage the buying power PMA Supplier Showcase attendees represent.

PMA’s Supplier Showcase offers an opportunity unlike any other to tap into the selective mar- ketplace represented by PMA attendees. Maximize your Annual Meeting investment of time & money with the added marketing value of the Suppliers Showcase opportunity.

Interested in exhibiting at the Suppliers Showcase? Click here for more information.


Annual Meeting Committee

Annual Meeting Chair
Chris Maupin
Chemtura Coproration
Annual Meeting Co-Chair
Bob Adkins
Polymer Products Inc
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Golf Chair
Jamie Schmidt
U.S.A. Drives, Inc.