Monday, April 22

SIGMA Auction Open Online

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
SIGMA Registration Open

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Marketer Legal Counsel Section Dinner
(Section Members Only)



 Tuesday, April 23


8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Marketer Legal Counsel Section Program
(Section Members Only)

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SIGMA Registration and Hospitality
Sponsored by Heartland Payment Systems and Valero Marketing & Supply Company 

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Opening General Session and Self-Introductions
Sponsored by Federated Insurance

      Internal Combustion Engines
      John Eichberger, The Fuels Institute

4:45 PM - 5:15 PM
Orientation Session for New Members, Prospective Members and First-Timers
(By Invitation)
Sponsored by ADD Systems

5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Reception for New Members, Prospective Members and First-Timers
(By Invitation)
Sponsored by PDI

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Welcome Reception
(Cocktails and Light Hors d'oeuvres)
Sponsored by Mansfield Energy Corp.

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM 
Dinner and Networking with Suppliers

10:00 PM - Midnight 
Hosted Late Night Gathering
Sponsored by SIGMA


 



 Wednesday, April 24


6:00 AM 
Wall Street Journal Deliveries
Sponsored by Matrix Capital Markets Group

7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
Prayer Breakfast


7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 
SIGMA Registration and Hospitality
Sponsored by PriceAdvantage, a Division of Skyline Products and Marathon Petroleum Corp.

7:30 AM - 8:50 AM 
Buffet Breakfast
Sponsored by JMM Global

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Breakfast Education Session

      How Centralizing Retail Fuel Pricing Can Impact
      Company Profits
      Panelists: Tony Castro, Circle K- Alimentation Couche-Tard,
      John Ragunas, The Wills Group, Gabe Olives, Impact 21,
      Allison Wroe, PriceAdvantage
      Moderator: Jeff Deatherage, Professional Energy Group

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Political Engagement and SIGMAPAC Advocacy Update

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM 
Guest Breakfast

9:00 AM - 12 :00 PM
Update Your Professional Headshot
Sponsored by M&T Bank


9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Carbon Tax, Cap & Trade, the Green New Deal…What Does it all Mean for SIGMA?
Doug Kantor and Eva Rigamonti, Steptoe & Johnson


10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 
Legislative Issues Briefing
Coffee Break Sponsored by Warren Rogers

12:00 PM - 5:50 PM
Time Available for Networking and Meetings

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM 
Lunch and Education Session
Sponsored by NATO

      Updates on the FDA’s Tobacco Regulatory Issues
     
Mitch Zeller, Director, FDA Center for Tobacco Products

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM 
Buffet Lunch
Sponsored by CITGO Petroleum Corporation and ORTEC

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
Networking Activity/Excursion
(On Your Own)

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Tennis Round Robin
(Separate Sign Up and Fee Required)


1:30 PM - 4:00 PM 
SIGMA Networking - Poolside
Sponsored by Argus Media and ExxonMobil Corporation

1:30 PM - 5:00 PM 
Education Sessions
Coffee Break Sponsored by Titan Software Management Group

      1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
      What’s Affecting the 2019 Market? Geopolitics
      and the Current Administration

      Denton Cinquegrana, OPIS

     Are You Prepared for the Digital Search Revolution?
     Panelists: Frank Beard, Convenience Store Trends,
     GasBuddy, Kelly Benish, Uberall
     Moderator: Mike Flebotte, Business Accelerator Team

    2:45 PM – 3:45 PM
    Artificial Intelligence Applications You
    Can Take to the Bank Today

    Panelists: John Nesbit, Dover Fueling Solutions, Daphne de
     Poot,ORTEC, and JJ Worthen, PROS
    Moderator: Roy Strasburger, StrasGlobal

    
Ship to Shore: How Marine Fuels are Changing Diesel
    and Gasoline Markets

    Beth Brown, S&P Global Platts

    4:00 PM – 5:00 PM   
    Selling Customer Contracts
    James Burr, INTL FCStone 


6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
All Industry Reception
Sponsored by SIGMA
(Cocktails and Light Hors d'oeuvres)

7:30 PM - 9:50 PM
Dinner and Networking with Suppliers

10:00 PM - Midnight
Hosted Late Night Gathering
Sponsored by Phillips 66


 Thursday, April 25


7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SIGMA Registration

8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
SIGMA Business Meeting and General Session with Breakfast
Sponsored by Flint Hills Resources
     
    Congressman Brian Mast (R-FL)

    EV Charging Infrastructure
    Max McBrayer, RaceTrac, Rachel Moses, Electrify America,
    and Philip Sheehy, ICF
    Moderator: John Eichberger, the Fuels Institute

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Grab and Go Lunch
Sponsored by Subway

12:00 PM
Silent Auction Closes

12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Time Available for Networking and Meetings


12:30 PM - 5:30 PM
SIGMA Open Scramble Golf Tournament 
Buses Depart at 11:20 | Shotgun start at 12:30
(Separate sign up and fee required)
Sponsored by McLane Company and Patriot Capital

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Networking Activity/Excursion
(On Your Own)


1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

SIGMA Networking - Poolside
Sponsored by Invenco

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Hosted Evening Gathering and SIGMA Open Scramble Results
Sponsored by SIGMA

 

 Friday, April 26


Departures