Attendee Registration Fee
Fee covers registration for one person. Cost includes registration to all conference activities, including continental breakfasts, lunches, receptions, and any handout materials. Preregister by Thursday, September 30, 2021, to be included on the preregistration list and receive a printed badge.
MMA Member Registration Fee: $400 per person
Nonmember Registration Fee: $900 per person
No refunds on cancellations after September 30, 2021.
The standard room rate at the Sheraton Flowood is $159 per night.
Check-in begins on Tuesday, October 19
Check-out is Friday, October 22
To reserve a room, follow this link.
Exhibit booth space sized 8 feet by 8 feet is available. A limited number of larger exhibit booth spaces, sized 8 feet by 10 feet, are available for MMA members only. Cost includes exhibit booth space with a display table, two chairs, company sign, and two complimentary registrations to all conference activities, including continental breakfasts, lunches, refreshments, receptions, and any handout materials. Additional vendors from the same company must pay the registration fee.
8' x 8' MMA Member Vendor Fee: $900
8' x 8' Nonmember Vendor Fee: $1,900 (includes one-year membership and two registrations)
8' x 10' MMA Member Vendor Fee: $1,000
MMA Member Additional Registration Fee: $400
Nonmember Additional Registration Fee: $900
Exhibitor commitments must be made by September 30, 2021, to be listed on signs and the MMA mobile app. After Sept. 30, exhibitors will only be listed on the MMA mobile app. Email your company's high-resolution logo (jpeg, jpg, png, gif or tiff) to email@example.com.
Exhibit Booth Setup Time:
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Exhibit Booth Breakdown Time:
Friday, October 11, 2021
TO BECOME AN EXHIBITOR, YOU MUST AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
MMA will not be liable for any loss or damage to the property of exhibitor, or its employees, due to fire, robbery, accidents, or any cause whatsoever that may arise from use and occupancy of leased space or building. The exhibitor agrees to indemnify and hold harmless MMA and its employees against any and all claims of any person whomsoever arising out of acts of omission of exhibitors, its employees and/or guests.
BUILDING RULES AND CITY ORDINANCES
The exhibitor agrees to obey all rules of the Sheraton Flowood The Refuge Hotel & Conference Center, which may be in existence or which hereafter may be made, and to abide by the rules and regulations of the City of Flowood, Mississippi, the Department of Fire and Health and such other Departments whose duties embrace regulations of exhibits, etc.
MMA or the Exhibit Coordinator reserves the right for final placement of booths. The decision of MMA must be accepted as final in any dispute between exhibitors or MMA or resort staff.
If exhibit space is full and you would like to be placed on a waiting list, please contact Barbara Hopkins at firstname.lastname@example.org or (601) 292-1125.
Levels of sponsorship are as follows:
Sponsor commitments must be made by October 6 2021, to be listed on signs and the MMA mobile app. After October 6, sponsors will only be listed on the MMA mobile app. Email your company's high-resolution logo (jpeg, jpg, png, gif or tiff) to email@example.com.
Wednesday, October 20
5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Beer, wine & hors d’oeuvres
Thursday, October 21
7:30 a.m. - 8:30
8:30 - 8:40
Welcome and Introduction
8:40 - 9:25
Keynote Address: John Blevins, EPA Region 4 Acting Administrator
9:25 - 10:15
Moderator: Melissa Pringle, Allen Engineering
Panelists: Ashley Kimes, International Paper Company
Kristi Mitchum, Chevron Products Company
Jennifer Koski, Chemours
10:15 - 10:45
10:45 - 11:30
Environmental Justice: Annie McIlwain, PPM Consultants
11:30 - 12:45 p.m.
Environmental Breakout Session
12:45 - 1:30
MDEQ Agency Update: MDEQ Staff
1:30 - 2:15
Trudy Fisher, Butler Snow
Bill Moody, MS Department of Health
2:15 - 2:45
2:45 - 3:30
Solar Energy Update
Sumesh Aurora, MDA
Aaron Hill, Entergy
3:30 - 4:00
Odor and Odor Modeling: Aniket Pujari, Trinity Consultants
4:00 - 5:00
"Speed Dating" with your Regulators: MDEQ Division Chiefs
5:00 - 6:30
Safety Breakout Session
12:45 p.m. – 1:30
OSHA Agency Update: Courtney Bohannon, OSHA
1:30 – 2:15
Industrial Hygiene and Asbestos Exposure: Jason Maloney, Terracon
2:15 – 2:45
2:45 – 3:30
Managing an OSHA Inspection: What Companies Need to Know – Mike Taylor, Greenberg Taurig, LLP
3:30 – 4:00
Emergency Action Plans: Anthony Wenzel, Environmental Safety and Compliance
4:00 – 5:00
“Speed Dating” with your Regulators – MDEQ Division Chiefs
5:00 – 6:30
Friday, October 22
7:30 a.m. - 8:30
8:30 - 9:15
9:15 - 9:45
9:45 - 10:30
Fenceline Monitoring: TBD
10:30 - 11:30
Ethics Training: Donna Hodges, MDEQ
11:30 - 12:30 p.m.
Donate a Door Prize
Door prizes from MMA member companies are always well-received by attendees. Make sure your company's gift is included this year!
Cash contributions are also appreciated and will be used to purchase special gifts.
Please bring your door prize to the event and let Barbara or Shannon know what you will be providing.
MMA PAC Golf Tournament
This year's MMA PAC Golf Tournament will be held Wednesday, October 20 at the Refuge Golf Course. Breakfast and lunch are included.
Check-in: 7:30 a.m.
Shotgun start: 9:00 a.m.
Registration is CLOSED for the tournament as we have filled the maximum number of teams.
Contact Barbara Hopkins at (601) 292-1125 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
INSTRUCTIONS TO REGISTER/EXHIBIT/SPONSOR:
1) In order to register, exhibit or sponsor, you must sign in with your username and password. If you do not have a username or password, you will need to create a new account. Scroll to top of this webpage to sign in or create an account.
2) When filling in your company name, select your company and address if it appears in the drop-down menu.
3) Fill in required fields and save or update responses to avoid error when proceeding to checkout.
4) If you do not have a PO Number, fill in your last name.
5) No refunds or cancellations after September 30, 2021.