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Schedule of Events
(dated February 25, 2014- schedule subject to revision)

SUNDAY, MARCH 2
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Registration
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Buyer / Supplier Orientation
3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. GPO Informational Breakout Session I
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. GPO Informational Breakout Session II
4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Health Financing Committee**
4:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. GPO Informational Breakout Session III
5:30 p.m. - 6:30p.m. Roundtable Discussion
(For supplier companies with less than $75M in annual health care sales)
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Welcome Reception * (All Attendees)

MONDAY, MARCH 3
7:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Registration
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Opening Session (All Attendees)
Speaker:
General Michael Hayden

Former Director, Central Intelligence Agency
Former Director, National Security Agency
9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Buyer / Supplier Private Business Meetings
9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. President's Report to General Membership and
Board of Governors Meeting  (Board of Governors)
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. National Accounts Workshop I
(Suppliers with Green Badges - Supplier companies J-Z)
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Buyer Exposition I
(Suppliers with Yellow Badges visit Buyer Service Centers - Supplier companies A-I)
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Public Relations Committee**
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Legal and Operational Policy Committee**
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. FAH Committee Member Luncheon**
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Buyer Private Luncheon
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Buyer / Supplier Private Business Meetings
1:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Quality Committee**
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Capital Equipment Workshop
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Pharmaceutical Workshop
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Purchased Services Workshop
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Audit, Ethics, Compliance and Administrative Affairs Committee (AECAAC Committee Members Only)
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Rural Hospital Committee**
3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. FedPAC Work Group**
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. National Accounts II
(Suppliers with Yellow Badges - Supplier companies A-I)
3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Buyer Exposition II 
(Suppliers with Green Badges visit Buyer Service Centers - Supplier companies J-Z)
3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Legislative Committee**
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Sponsors / FAH Board of Directors Reception (By Invitation Only)
(Platinum, Gold, Silver and Bronze Sponsorship Levels Only)
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Buyer / Supplier Reception* (All Attendees)

TUESDAY, MARCH 4
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Registration
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 a.m. Buyer / Supplier Private Business Meetings
7:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Plenary Session*
Speakers:
David T. Vandewater,
2014 FAH Chairman, President and
Chief Executive Officer, Ardent Health Services
James H. Hinton, Chairman, American Hospital Association, President and
Chief Executive Officer, Presbyterian Healthcare Services
U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR)
U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO)
Marilyn Tavenner,
Administrator and Chief Operating Officer, CMS
U.S. Senator Patrick J. Toomey (R-PA)
U.S. Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI)
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Buyers / Suppliers Private Business Meetings
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. FAH Committee Chair Luncheon Meeting**
11:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Attendee Networking Luncheon* (All Attendees)
12:45 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Executive Committee**
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting**
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Supply Chain Forum Workshop
3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Buyer Exposition III 
(Suppliers with Yellow and Green Badges visit Buyer Service Centers)
6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Chairmen's Reception / Dinner* (All Attendees)
Entertainment: Sixwire
MEETING ADJOURNS


*Members of the media are invited to attend these functions only.
** FAH Board of Governors and committee members only.
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