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2019 EBC Schedule




Sunday, April 14      
9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Check-in/Registration    
4 p.m. EBC 2019 Kick-off! Tim Fixmer, CEO CCI Media Welcoming remarks
4:15 p.m. Lingrove Loft Development Lab Joe Luttwak, CEO, Blackbird Guitars

Plant-based panel products

4:45 - 5:15 p.m. Tariff Impacts on Cabinetry John Sherwin, Project Manager, Custom Research, The Freedonia Group exclusively for EBC 2019
5:15 - 5:45 p.m. Online Parametric Furniture Design Tino Go, CEO, BARU (formerly Dimensionally Yours)  Consumer furniture configurator exports G-code 
6 - 7:15 p.m. Opening Reception   Luke Williams Book Signing
7:15 - 9 p.m. Dinner at the Marriott Patrick Molzahn, MATC, Woodwork Career Alliance Employee qualification credentialing
9:15 p.m. Nightcap Reception    
Monday, April 15    
8 a.m. Breakfast    
8:45 a.m. Day 2 Welcome! Woodworking Network Staff Agenda review
8:55 - 10:10 a.m. Opening Keynote Luke Williams, Professor of Innovation and Design at New York University Stern School of Business Disruptive Leadership
10:15-10:40 a.m. Case Study 1- Lewis Cabinet Specialties Bobby Lewis, CEO & Beau Lewis, Advisory Board Member  Linking technology & workforce
10:45 - 10:55 a.m. Energy Break   Streaming Video  dukta Flexible Wood
11 - 11:15 a.m. Tech Briefing: Wood-Ed Table Wes Love, President, Taurus Craco Augmented reality  training
11:15 - Noon Educators Panel Moderated by Patrick Molzahn, Cabinetmaking & Millwork Program Director, Madison College Panelists from The MiLL, Seattle College
Noon - 12:15 Break    
12:15 - 1:15 p.m. Luncheon Address Danielle Clark, Director, Talent Development at Adobe How Adobe inspires and develops its workforce 
1:30 - 6 p.m. Plant Tours & Reception Mission Bell Optional Tours: Adobe Headquarters, and Intel Museum Claudia Salazar, Design Director, Gensler, San Jose
6 p.m. Buses return to Marriott Hotel    
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Reception    
7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Dinner at Marriott Hotel Generational Differences: Thomas Allott, Manager, Stiles University Employee expectations differ with age
Tuesday, April 16    
8 a.m. Breakfast    
8:50 a.m. Day 3 Welcome Back! Woodworking Network Staff Agenda review
9 - 9:30 a.m. Case Study 2 - Tru Cabinetry  Butch Reimer, President, Truwood Cabinet Company Targeting for sales from the best accounts 
9:35-10:05 a.m. Surface Design Trends Kenn Busch, Founder, Material Intelligence Panel and component design trends 
10:10 - 10:50 a.m. Tech Panel: Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) Three cabinetry firms: American WoodmarkMonkey Bar Storage Systems & WB Mfg. Wisconsin Bench Cabinetry Div. How MES networks plant floor  operations
10:55-11:05 a.m  Energy Break   Streaming video SiS Sublimation on Wood
11:05 - 11:20 Technology Trends Forecast Gary Wernlund, Office Furniture Sales Manager, Stiles Previewing Ligna 2019  
11:20 - 12:15 p.m. CEO Panel: Technology Investments Today Weighing Investment: Mark Trexler, ACProducts' Master Woodcraft div.; Mission Bell's Glenn RipleyButch Reimer, Tru Cabinetry Rationales for tech investments
12:15 - 12:30 p.m. Break    
12:30 -1:30 p.m. Luncheon and Market Leader Awards Moderated by Laurel Didier, Publisher  
1:35 - 2:05 p.m. Case Study 3 -
Bierson Corporation
Don Casebier, CEO Technology as the Mother of Invention 
2:10-3:30 p.m. Closing Keynote Alan Beaulieu, President and a principal, ITR Economics Managing in an Uncertain Economy