Print Page   |   Report Abuse   |   Sign In   |   Register
Sign In
Sign In securely
2018 Meet The Consultants
Register View Registrations Map this EventMap this Event Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend

 Export to Your Calendar 4/18/2018 to 4/20/2018
When: Thursday, April 19, 2017
Where: Map this event »
Westin Galleria Dallas
13340 Dallas Parkway
Dallas, Texas  75240
United States
Contact: Matthew Darius
(404) 523-3030

Online registration is available until: 4/11/2018
« Go to Upcoming Event List  

April 19 - 20, 2019 | The Westin Galleria Dallas 

Registration Information - Open!
 Member:  $ 360.00  $ 460.00
 Join SEDC and Register: ($50 discount)  $ 560.00  $ 660.00
 Non-Member:  $ 610.00  $ 710.00


• Payment must accompany registration form
• SEDC offers no partial or daily registrations
• SEDC reserves the right to limit or restrict registration
• Registration must be received no later than April 11 ,2018. After this date, registrants must register and pay fees on-site

SEDC policy states that full payment is required prior to the start of the event.  Anyone with an outstanding balance may be denied entry.

Registration deadline is April 11, 2018. After this date please plan to register on-site. In order to obtain a refund, all cancellations must be received in writing at the SEDC office. Refund policy is as follows: Cancellation notices received by March 12, 2018 - amount refunded less an administrative fee of $50. Cancellation notices received between March 12, 2018 & April 11, 2018 - amount refunded less an administrative fee of $150. Any registrant who does not submit cancellation correspondence by April 11, 2017 is required to pay the balance in full. Registrants may substitute attendees without penalty upon notification, however, appropriate member/non-member rates will apply to substitute attendees. SEDC is not responsible for lost or misdirected mail.

Special Needs:
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), conference management will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate persons with disabilities at its meetings. If you need assistance or if you have dietary restrictions, please indicate this on your registration form or call the SEDC office at 404-523-3030.

Consent for Use of Photographic Images

Registration and attendance at, or participation in, SEDC meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to SEDC’s use and distribution (now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee’s image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions and audiotapes of such events and activities.

Hotel - The Westin Galleria Dallas

Address: 13340 Dallas Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75240
Phone: (972) 934-9494

Located inside the renowned Galleria Dallas Shopping Complex, the Westin Galleria delivers luxurious accommodations and amenities, while providing convenient access to more than 200 shops, restaurants, and attractions. The association has reserved a block of rooms for the event at the low rate of $189.00.



Thursday, April 19, 2018

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Continental Networking Breakfast 

9:00 - 10:00 a.m. 
Distribution / Logistics Panel

H, Allen Gump, Executive Vice President, Colliers International;
Tim Feemster, President, Foremost Quality Logistics;
Tom Pearson, Executive Vice President, Colliers International.

10:00 - 10:30 a.m. 

10:30 - 11:30 a.m. 
Corporate Headquarters Panel

George K. Francis, Deloitte & Touche;
Susan Arledge, President Site Selection & Incentives, ESRP;
Derith Jarvis

11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Extended networking lunch

1:30 –2:30 p.m.
General Consultants Panel

Panelists to be announced soon!

2:30 - 3:00 p.m. 

3:00 - 4:00 p. m.
Advanced Manufacturing Panel

Linda Burns, Site & Incentives Consultant, Wadley Donovan Gushaw Consulting               
Dean Barber, Barber Business Advisors, LLC
Chris Schwinden, Senior Vice President, Site Selection Group

5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
SEDC Sports Bar Reception for Sponsors and Consultants only
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Reception continues for Consultants and all Attendees 


Friday, April 20, 2018

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Continental Networking Breakfast         

9:00 - 10:00 a.m. 
Back Office Panel

Ray Watson, US Consults / MAXIMUSAlliance
Jubal Smith, Managing Director, JLL
Kim Moore, Managing Director, NGKF

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.

10:30 -11:30 a.m. 
Foods Panel

Josh Bays, Principal, Site Selection Group
Alison Benton, President, Alquantus Consulting LLC
Robbie Ruminer, Vice President, HWH Group


Sponsorship are available for this great event! Don't miss out on getting your organization in front of site location consultants, as well as, economic development professionals. Sponsorship levels range from $2,500 to $15,000.


Platinum Sponsor


Lunch Sponsor


 Reception Bar Sponsor

Infusion Bar Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsors


Bronze Sponsors