SOCMA's Leadership Conference

in conjunction with SOCMA's 9th Annual Chemical Industry Golf Tournament

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September 25-27, 2012
Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay
Cambridge, MD

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Attendees will get many opportunities for networkingThis conference (formerly known as Corporate Excellence Conference) is an excellent opportunity for chemical manufacturing executives to update knowledge and skills, and network with other industry leaders. Listen to a variety of presentations from best practices for businesses to industry trends.

In conjunction with the conference, SOCMA hosts an annual 1-day scramble golf tournament to raise money for the American Chemical Society (ACS) Scholars Program. Golfers of all levels including members and non-members enjoy networking, friendly competition, prizes and dinner.

Featured Speakers:

Jay Timmons, President, NAM
Election 2012: Impact on Manufacturing Sector

Jim Harris, Ph.D., President, Ropella Leadership Transformation
Leadership 24/7

Brian Beaulieu, Ph.D., Executive Director, Institute for Trend Research
Economic Update

Richard Wagner, Executive Vice President, Chartis
Prudent Risk Management

Other topics to be discussed:

  • 21st Century Energy Panel
  • Biotech Roundtable Panel
  • How Global Aging Will Transform the Economy of the 21st Century

 Click here to view the full conference agenda.

Golfers of all skill levels are encouraged to participate in this fun scramble gameCompanies Attending:

  • Albemarle
  • Bimax Inc.
  • Capital Resin Corporation
  • Chartis US
  • Dixie Chemical Company. Inc.
  • Ethox Chemicals
  • Fanwood Chemical, Inc.
  • FMC Corporation, Lithium Division
  • G4S Secure Solutions (USA) Inc.
  • Hampford Research, Inc.
  • Heritage Environmental
  • Houlihan Lokey
  • ICIS News
  • KMCO
  • Lepercq Lynx Investment Advisory, LLC
  • Magnablend
  • MFG Chemical, Inc.
  • Optima Chemical Group LLC
  • Polysciences, Inc.
  • Syrgis
  • WeylChem US

Who should attend:

Owners/Presidents of small chemical companies, business leaders of medium to large chemical companies, sales and marketing execs, business development execs, senior EHS&S execs, chemical distributors, purchasing managers, etc.

Registration Rates:

Registration Category Regular Rate
Conference Only – Member  $895
Conference Only – Non-Member  $1295
Golf Tournament Individual w/ Conference – Member $1195
Golf Tournament Individual w/ Conference –
Golf Tournament Foursome w/ Conference – Member $2270
Golf Tournament Foursome w/ Conference –
Golf Tournament Only (Individual)  $350
Golf Tournament Only (Foursome)  $1400
Spouse/Companion Fee – Conference
(all meal functions) 
Spouse/Companion Fee – Golf
(all meal functions)
  • Golf w/ Conference (Foursome) reflects only 1 discounted ticket @ the $275 rate.

Hotel Information:
Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay
100 Heron Blvd at Route 50
Cambridge, MD 21613
Reservation: 1 (888) 421-1442 or (402) 592-6464
$209 per night/Room rate ends on Friday, August 31, 2012

Questions?  Contact Alicia Massey at (202) 721-4165.

Click here for 2011 Golf Tournament Recap.
Click here to view 2011 Golf Tournament Photos.

Special Rate Advertising Available:

ICISPromote your business to 17,900 ICIS subscribers, SOCMA’s Leadership Conference attendees and beyond. SOCMA is partnering with ICIS, the largest chemical media company worldwide, for a special multi-page editorial supplement highlighting the organization’s service to the batch, custom and specialty chemical industry. The supplement will be published in print and online in conjunction with SOCMA’s 2012 Leadership Conference. Advertising space is available to both SOCMA members and non-members. ICIS has approximately has 1.7 million page views per month, providing advertisers top-line visibility with high net worth readers. For more information, contact Karen Yaniro at ICIS at (212) 791-4251.


Special thanks to the following Sponsors and Prize Donors:

Sponsors and Prize Donors