Wednesday, October 11

Attire: Resort Evening

5:00 – 8:00 PM
SIBF & GNF Board of Directors’ Dinner



Attire: Resort Casual

9:00 – 11:30 AM
SIBF Board of Directors’ Meeting

11:45 AM – 12:30 PM
SIBF Board of Directors’ & GNF Board Casual Lunch Buffet

12:30 – 2:00 PM
GNF Board Meeting

3:30 – 5:30 PM
Class of 2017 Orientation Session with SIBF Board

6:00 – 8:00 PM
Welcome Reception at The Fairmont Grand Del Mar



Attire: Resort Casual

7:00 – 8:30 AM
Breakfast included at leisure

7:00 – 8:30 AM
Membership Committee & State Chair Meeting
8:30 AM – 1:00 PM
General Sessions

Free Time (lunch provided)

1:30 PM
SIBF Golf Tournament (must register in advance)

2:30 – 4:00 PM
Optional Session:  Leveraging the Power of the SIBF Network moderated by Dan Ciprari (GA, ’09)

PurposeAccelerate your appreciation of SIBF member connections, see how you can help other members and how they can help you. A fun and efficient way to leverage the power of the SIBF network.

Who should attend:  Both long time members and newer members who would like to broaden their personal and business connections within the SIBF network. Join us and learn for yourself why this session is one of the highest rated at past SIBF events!

Free Time / Dinner on Own



Attire: Day - Resort Casual, Evening - Resort Evening

7:00 – 8:30 AM
Breakfast included at leisure
8:30 – 10:00 AM
General Session

10:30  – 11:15 AM
2017 SIBF Annual Business Meeting

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
General Session

2:30 – 4:00 PM
Optional Session: Silver Linings - Business Opportunities Emerging from the Transformation of the Energy Sector moderated by Michael (NC, ’14) and Sally Beth Shore

Purpose: To create connections among SIBF members who are interested in the energy sector.  With the world in the midst of a dramatic shift to low-carbon energy production, let’s learn from each other’s experiences to envision the energy infrastructure of the future and create new business opportunities.

Who should attend:  Members who are involved in or care about energy issues, include renewable and conventional generation, electricity distribution, consumption, efficiency, new technologies, and other services.

6:30 PM
Summit Finale Dinner at Addison Restaurant