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52nd Annual Convention Schedule

The schedule is tentative. Name badges are required for entry to all convention activities.

Monday, November 7
Arrive early to explore the nightlife, restaurants, world-renowned spas and more. Visit the Las Vegas website to explore area attractions.
2:00 PM  - 4:00 PM  Community Service Project  Ronald McDonald House Las Vegas
Tuesday, November 8
Private business meeting rooms for Platinum Manufacturer Sponsors will be available all day. 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Board of Directors Meeting with Lunch Del Mar I
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Exhibitor Registration & Set-Up
 IAICDV's videographer will be visiting exhibit booths between 2-5pm to record 30-second exhibitor introductions. 
Grand Ballroom II, III, IV
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Convention Registration & Info Desk Open
Pick up your name badge and convention materials.
Grand Registration
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Temporary Convention Registration & Info Desk Open

Opium Terrace

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Welcome Celebration
Sponsored by: Unilever Ice Cream

Enjoy a dinner reception, an open bar, music and more
at this celebratory event. 

Opium Terrace

Wednesday, November 9
Private business meeting rooms for Platinum Manufacturer Sponsors will be available all day. 
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Convention Registration & Info Desk Open
Pick up your name badge and convention materials.
Grand Registration
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM Breakfast
Grand Ballroom I
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Opening Ceremony
Welcome and presidential remarks, Hall of Fame Induction, followed by exhibitor introductions video
Grand Ballroom I
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Marketing Committee Update Grand Ballroom I
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM Retailer Session:
7-Eleven Ice Cream/Frozen Treats Category Overview
Presenter: Randon McNeil, Category Manager for Ice Cream, Frozen Treats, and Frozen Food, 7-Eleven
Grand Ballroom I
11:45 AM - 2:00 PM Exhibit Hall Luncheon Grand Ballroom II, III, IV
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

Educational Session 1: Warehousing Laceup
Presenter: Mickey Hernandez, Sales Manager LaceUp Solutions, Inc.

Grand Ballroom I
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM

Educational Session 2: Fleet Challenges
Presenters: Alex Delgado, Cold Car USA & Eduardo Navarro, Great Dane

Grand Ballroom I
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Casual Networking Dinner
Del Mar I
Thursday, November 10
Private business meeting rooms for Platinum Manufacturer Sponsors will be available all day. 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Convention Registration & Info Desk Open
Pick up your name badge and convention materials.
Grand Registration
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM Breakfast Grand Ballroom I
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Distributor Division Update Grand Ballroom I
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Break Grand Ballroom Foyer
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Educational Session 3:
Cyber Stories from the Ice Cream Capital of the World
Presenter: Ryan Schaap, Chief Information Officer, Wells Enterprises, Inc.
Grand Ballroom I
11:45 AM - 1:45 PM Exhibit Hall Luncheon
Grand Ballroom II, III, IV
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Manufacturing Division Update & Educational Session 4: Inflation Effects on the Category
Presenters: Scott Nance, Associate Director, Dreyer's Grand Ice Cream & Patrick Geiger, Sales Director Mars Ice Cream
Grand Ballroom I
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Exhibitor Breakdown
Donation arrangements will be made for any leftover ice cream.
Grand Ballroom II, III, IV