The 2017 CDBX
will be held at
The Westin Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL
September 11-14, 2017


CDBX 2017 Schedule

Monday, September 11, 2017

8:00 am–3:00 pm CDA Committee Meetings
8:00 am–9:00 am Executive Committee Parks Boardroom (3rd Floor)
9:00 am–9:30 am Finance Committee Parks Boardroom (3rd Floor)
9:30 am–10:30 am Governance & Nominating Committee Parks Boardroom (3rd Floor)
10:30 am–11:30 am Past Chairman's Advisory Council Ontario (2rd Floor)
11:30 am–12:30 pm Warehouse Delivered Snack Committee (WDSC) Erie (2nd Floor)
12:30 pm–1:30 pm Events Planning Task Force Committee Ontario (2nd Floor)
1:30 pm–3:00 pm Education & Research Committee Ontario (2nd Floor)
Government Affairs Committee Huron C (2nd Floor)
Industry Affairs Committee Erie (2nd Floor)
3:30 pm–4:30 pm CDA Board of Directors Meeting Chicago Ballroom (16th Floor)
5:00 pm–6:00 pm CDBX Welcome Reception Michigan Ballroom (2nd Floor)
Sponsored by Altria Group Distribution Co.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

7:00 am–9:00 am CDBX Breakfast Open Michigan Ballroom (2nd Floor)
Sponsored by Mars Wrigley Confectionery US
8:00 am–11:35 am Business Exchange Meetings 2nd, 3rd, 5th & 6th Floors
8:00 am–5:35 pm CDBX Hospitality Room Open Great Lakes Foyer (2nd Floor)
11:45 am–1:00 pm CDA Awards Luncheon Great Lakes Grand Ballroom (2nd Floor)
          Chairman’s Address
            Dean of the Industry Award
          Annual Membership Meeting
Sponsored by The Hershey Co.
1:15 pm–5:35 pm Business Exchange Meetings 2nd, 3rd, 5th & 6th Floors
5:45 am–6:45 pm CDBX Reception Michigan Ballroom (2nd Floor)
Sponsored by RAI Trade Marketing Services Co.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Great Lakes Foyer (2nd Floor)
7:00 am–9:00 am CDBX Breakfast Open Michigan Ballroom (2nd Floor)
  Sponsored by Swisher International, Inc.  
8:00 am–5:35 pm Business Exchange Meetings 2nd, 3rd, 5th & 6th Floors
8:00 am–5:35 pm CDBX Hospitality Room Open Great Lakes Foyer (2nd Floor)
11:30 am–1:30 pm CDBX Lunch Open Michigan Ballroom (2nd Floor)
Sponsored by BIC Consumer Products, USA and Management Science Associates (MSA)
5:45 pm–6:45 pm CDBX Reception Chicago Ballroom (16th Floor)
Sponsored by ITG Brands, LLC

Thursday, September 14, 2017

7:00 am–9:00 am CDBX Breakfast Open Michigan Ballroom (2nd Floor)
  Sponsored by Management Science Associates (MSA)  
8:00 am–12:20 pm Business Exchange Meetings 2nd, 3rd, 5th & 6th Floors
8:00 am–12:20 pm CDBX Hospitality Room Open Great Lakes Foyer (2nd Floor)
12:20 pm CDBX Adjourns