7:00AM – 3:00PMPlaza Registration Desk
7:30AM – 8:30AMRitz-Carlton IV
8:30AM – 8:45AMRitz-Carlton I-III
Welcome and Opening RemarksDoug Clark, President and CEO, AmeriQuest Business Services
8:45AM – 9:45AMRitz-Carlton I-III
Jim Carroll, Keynote Speaker
As one of the world’s leading international futurists, trends, and innovations experts, Jim Carroll will share with attendees his insight and focus on helping to transform growth-oriented organizations into high-velocity innovation heroes.
9:45AM – 10:00AMPre-function Area
10:00AM – 11:00AMRitz-Carlton I-III
Privacy in the Age of Big DataWho’s collecting data…marketers, government, and hackers. It’s an issue plaguing individuals and businesses in this digital age. Join us as Theresa Payton, co-author of Privacy in the Age of Big Data, informs attendees how to protect themselves and their businesses.
Theresa Payton, Former White House CIO
11:00AM – 12:30PMRitz-Carlton I-III
Bridging the GenerationsOvercoming generational barriers is key to stimulating growth and success in business. Symposium attendees have the unique opportunity to hear from Curt Steinhorst, certified speaker at The Center for Generational Kinects, who will share how to convert generational trends and predictabilities into breakthrough opportunities.
Curt Steinhorst, The Center for Generational Kinetics
12:30PM - 1:30PMRitz-Carlton IV
1:30PM – 2:15PMRitz-Carlton I-III
Businesses, large and small, look to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce for guidance and information on a wide variety of issues. Listen in as Dr. Regalia shares his insight on the future of the economy and what could be in store for your company.
Dr. Martin Regalia, Chief Economist, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
2:15PM – 2:30PMPre-function Area
2:30PM – 3:30PMRitz-Carlton I-III
One of the latest technology trends in transportation, the connected vehicle, provides many benefits to drivers. Join us as Marshall Doney shares his insights on how the connected car can benefit you and your business.
Marshall L. Doney, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, AAA
5:00PM – 7:00PMRitz-Carlton IV-VI
Tradeshow Reception and Cocktails
It was 50 years ago when four mop-haired British rockers invaded the U.S. and took over the music and culture of a generation. Help us celebrate by enjoying the music of "Yesterday," a tribute to the Beatles. The tribute features singer and songwriter Graham Alexander, who performed in the hit show "Beatlemania," on Broadway and on tour.
7:00AM – 8:00AMRitz-Carlton IV
8:00AM – 9:00AMRitz-Carlton I-III
Ram Charan, Keynote Speaker
Knowing what economic conditions will prevail is important; knowing how to deal with those conditions is essential. World-renowned business advisor and author, Ram Charan, offers his insights into both as the only keynote speaker ever invited to appear twice at the AmeriQuest Symposium. In 2007, he predicted the impending economic downturn to our attendees. What will he say this year?
9:00AM – 9:45AMRitz-Carlton I-III
The Future of Truck Technology
Truck fleets have seen so many technological advances over the past several years, including electronic logging devices, engine telematics, and much more. Listen as Brian Cota discusses current features that are already in place and what’s in store for trucks of the future.
Brian Cota, Vice President of Sales, Daimler Trucks North America
9:45AM – 11:00AMRitz-Carlton I-III
Hear from a panel of your peers as they discuss pressing industry topics and trends. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and learn from each other at this ever-popular session.
Moderator: Terry Young, President, Advantage Truck Leasing
9:30AM – 11:00AMRitz-Carlton V
Corcentric User’s Group Meeting – Part 1
COR360 users will gather for the first time at the AmeriQuest Symposium to get behind the scenes access to future COR360 product enhancements, accounts payable best practices, and more. Topics in Part 1 of this meeting will cover:
- COR360 Product Outlook – find out the last information and what's to be expected in the 2014 product releases
- Corcentric Product Roadmap Evaluation – learn how Corcentric evaluates what goes in the product roadmap
- Best practices of COR360 clients – hear examples of how other clients are using COR360 and how you might be able to take advantage of these offerings
Facilitated by: the COR360 Sales Team
11:00AM – 11:15AMPre-function Area
11:15AM – 12:15PMRitz-Carlton I-III
Marcus Luttrell, Keynote Speaker
As businesspeople, we often speak of facing adversity. This keynote speaker has faced adversity few of us could imagine. Join us as we welcome Marcus Luttrell, retired United States Navy SEAL, hero, and author of “Lone Survivor,” to the stage to share his story of his SEAL team as they attempted to carry out a mission in Afghanistan.
12:30PM – 1:30PMRitz-Carlton IV
1:30PM – 3:00PMRitz-Carlton V
Corcentric User’s Group Meeting – Part 2
In Part 2 of the Corcentric User’s Group Meeting, topics will include:
- Tips and tricks – discover features of COR360 that are lesser known to clients
- Outlook of the AP industry – receive an updated view on the future of the Accounts Payable industry
- COR360 Collaboration – COR360 clients will discuss how they are using the service in this open session
Facilitated by: the COR360 Sales Team
6:30PM – 7:00PMPre-function Area
Closing Dinner & Entertainment