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SPEED & FLEXIBILITY ....  Producing at Consumer Market Speeds

Registered Attendee List




From left to right:  Tim Lyons, CEO/Cleveland Research Company, Robin Lewis, Founder & CEO/The Robin Report; Ed Gribbin, President/Alvanon; Kurt Cavano, President/Infor GT Nexus Commerce Network, Roberto Ramos, SVP, Global Strategy & Communications/The Donegar Group


Sunday, May 6
7:00 pm

Welcome Networking Reception


Palm Grove
Monday, May 7
7:00 am

Buffet Breakfast

Miami Ballroom
8:15 am

General Session

Welcome & Announcements
Anthony Anzovino, Chief Sourcing & Merchandising Officer
Haggar Clothing Company
Mike Todaro, Managing Director

OTEXA Update
Anthony Anzovino, Chief Sourcing & Merchandising Officer
Haggar Clothing Company

Connecting the Dots: Sourcing in the Americas & AAPN
Laura Guthrie, Sr. Production Manager
Haggar Clothing Company
Paulina Loyo, Manager Global Social Compliance
Haggar Clothing Company

Day One Keynote
Determined Disruption
Tim Lyons, CEO Market Research

Cleveland Research Company

Technology Update
Kurt Cavano, President
Infor GT Nexus Commerce Network

Retail's Seismic Shift: A Fireside Chat with
Robin Lewis, Founder & CEO
The Robin Report
Moderated by
Ed Gribbin, Sr Advisor, Alvanon
CEO, Gribbin Strategic LLC

Panel Discussion
Carolina Mill Tour Participants

Better Brainstorming

Grand Ballroom
6:30 pm Cocktails on the Lawn Palm Grove
7:00 pm Buffet Dinner Palm Grove
Tuesday, May 8
7:30 am

Buffet Breakfast

Miami Ballroom
8:30 am General Session Grand Ballroom
  Opening Remarks  

Day Two Keynote
Futurecast: Retail Innovation & Sourcing's New Role
Roberto Ramos, SVP Global Strategy & Communications
The Doneger Group

Panel Discussion
AAPN Executive Committee

Noon Adjourn  








































Four Seasons Miami
Four Seasons Hotel
1435 Brickell Avenue
Miami, Florida  33131


Two options to make your room reservation at the Four Seasons Hotel:

  1. Call the hotel directly and speak to the In House Reservation Team (305-358-3535) mentioning "2018 Americas Apparel Producers Network" room block in order to receive the AAPN negotiated rate ... OR....
  2. Click here  and include the following in Company/Promo Code: CI0518AA (CHARLIE- INDIA - 0518 - ALPHA- ALPHA) (case sensitive, please do not copy paste the code, needs to be typed it in the Corporate / Promo Code field).

The AAPN negotiated rate is $279 single/double. The AAPN guest room block cut-off date is April 4, 2018; however, the room block may sell out prior to this date. Once the block is sold out, rooms and rate cannot be guaranteed. 



Member Registration Fee 
2nd Attendee & Up From Member 
Spouse/Significant Other | Evening Events $400





Non-Member Conference Registration, Only $1500
Non-Member Conference Registration + 6 months AAPN Membership Fee $2000





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Miami Host Committee



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