Annual Conference - Sponsors & Speakers

2019 Annual Conference
Applications of Probability Management

March 26 - 27, 2019
Loring Ward Corporate Office
San Jose, CA

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Loring Ward Corporate Office

Call for Abstracts

If you would like to present an application of probability management, please submit a brief abstract and your bio to Michele Hyndman by Friday, November 2. Presentations are 30 minutes, including time for Q&A. Abstracts and bios should be no more than 200 words each.

´╗┐Speakers receive free conference registration and an invitation to a dinner for conference speakers and sponsors on Monday, March 25. Speakers are responsible for their travel expenses and cost of the dinner.

Standards and Sponsor Meetings

The Standards and Sponsor Meetings are by invitation only. They will take place on Monday, March 25 in the Boardroom at the Loring Ward offices (see Location below).

Standards Meeting: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sponsor Meeting: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Sponsor/Speaker Reception and Dinner

The Sponsor/Speaker Reception and Dinner will be held on Monday, March 25 from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM in the Benson Room of the Farmers Union Restaurant, located a short walk from the Loring Ward offices.

Farmers Union Restaurant
151 W. Santa Clara Street
San Jose, CA 95113

Location

Loring Ward Corporate Office
10 Almaden Boulevard, 15th Floor
San Jose, CA 95113

 

Schedule

Tuesday, March 26
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Conference Sessions
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Wine Reception and Technology Partner Demonstrations
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Networking Dinner (Off-Site)

Wednesday, March 27
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Conference Sessions

There will be a Technology Partner Reception at Loring Ward on Tuesday, March 26 from 5:00 - 6:30 PM. Beer, wine, and light snacks will be served.

The following Technology Partners will be demonstrating:

  • Aaron Brown, SIPmath Group

  • Tom Chesnutt, A&N Technical Services

  • Max Henrion, Lumina Decision Systems

  • Brian Putt, ProbabilityManagement.org

Hotel Reservations

Attendees are responsible for making their own guestroom reservations by contacting the hotel directly. We do not have a room block reserved, but several nearby hotels are listed below along with their distance from the Loring Ward offices.

Hotel De Anza (141 feet; 1 minute walk)
233 W Santa Clara St.
San Jose, CA 95113  
Reservations | 800-843-3700

AC Hotel by Marriott (.1 mile; 3 minute walk)
350 W Santa Clara St.
San Jose, CA 95113
Reservations | 408-924-0900

Hyatt Place San Jose (.3 mile; 8 minute walk)
282 Almaden Boulevard
San Jose, CA 95113
Reservations | 844-291-1579

Fairmont San Jose (.4 mile; 8 minute walk)
170 S Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113
Reservations | 408-998-1900

Networking Dinner

A networking dinner will be held after the Technology Partner Reception on Tuesday, March 26 at 6:30 PM at the Old Spaghetti Factory, a short walk from the Loring Ward offices. The dinner is open to all conference attendees including speakers for an additional fee. Space is limited so reserve your spot early.