ICA Trade Event

San Francisco 2015 Programme

Our annual trade event is always the highlight of the global cotton calendar

Back to San Francisco 2015

30th October

31st October

Time

Session

Location

8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Registration

Grand Ballroom Foyer, Street Level

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Arbitration Strategy Committee
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Invitation Only

Pacific M, Pacific Concourse Level

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Arbitrators' Forum
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Invitation Only

Pacific M, Pacific Concourse Level

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Global Market Opportunities for Cotton
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Kim Kitchings, Cotton Inc

Grand Ballroom A, Street Level

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Refreshment Break

Grand Ballroom B & C, Street Level

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Climate Change and Agriculture: Effects and Adaptation
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Charles Walthall PhD, USDA

Grand Ballroom A, Street Level

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Networking Lunch

Grand Ballroom B & C, Street Level

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Foreign Enforcement of ICA Awards
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Invitation Only

Pacific M, Pacific Concourse Level

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Building a Brand on Cotton: The Sweatshirt that Unlocked American Manufacturing
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Bayard Winthrop, American Giant

Grand Ballroom A, Street Level

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Refreshment Break

Grand Ballroom B & C, Street Level

3:00PM - 4:00PM

ICE Futures Update
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Ben Jackson, IntercontinentalExchange, Inc.

Grand Ballroom A, Street Level

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

CAI & ICA Meeting
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Invitation Only

Pacific M, Pacific Concourse Level

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Drinks Reception

Hyatt Regency Atrium, Lobby Level

Time

Session

Location

8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Registration

Grand Ballroom Foyer, Street Level

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Competing in a Chaotic Economy
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Todd Buchholz, Former Director of White House Economic Policy

Grand Ballroom A, Street Level

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Refreshment Break

Grand Ballroom B & C, Street Level

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Panel Session: Should Sustainability be on ICA’s Agenda?
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Chaired by Patrick Laine, BCI

Grand Ballroom A, Street Level

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Networking Lunch

Grand Ballroom B & C, Street Level

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

CICCA Lunch & Plenary Meeting
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Invitation Only

Pacific M, Pacific Concourse Level

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

On the Horizon
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Kai Hughes, International Cotton Association

Grand Ballroom A, Street Level

2:45 PM - 3:00 PM

ICA Annual General Meeting
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Invitation Only

Grand Ballroom A, Street Level

7:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Gala Dinner Reception
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Black tie / National dress

Grand Ballroom Foyer, Street Level

8:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Gala Dinner
-
Black tie / National dress

Grand Ballroom, Street Level

10:30 PM - 1:00 AM

Post Dinner Celebrations
-
Black tie / National dress

Grand Ballroom Foyer, Street Level Grand Ballroom, Street Level

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