Dr. Chris Kuehl

ASA Chief Economist


Beth Ziesenis

Your Nerdy Best Friend



Tuesday, June 14

2:00 p.m.
Optional Plant Tour - Greenfield Manufacturing Co.

Optional plant tour of Greenfield Manufacturing’s state-of-the-art pipe hangers and plumbing specialties facility in Philadelphia. Attendees driving in for the Summit should report directly to the Greenfield facility at 9800 Bustleton Ave., in Philadelphia and then proceed to the conference hotel afterwards.

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Registration/Welcome Reception/Manufacturer Tabletops

Pick-up your name badge and network with fellow ASA NORTHEAST Summit attendees. ASA NORTHEAST manufacturer members will have tabletop displays set-up. Stop by and check out the latest products and catch up with key industry suppliers.

6:00 p.m.
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Miami Marlins at Citizen’s Bank Park

Join us for an evening of  networking and baseball as the Phillies take on the Marlins.  We have reserved a private suite for Summit attendees.  The ballpark is located across the parking lot from the conference hotel. Separation registration fee is required.

Tickets are limited and are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Wednesday, June 15

7:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Breakfast Session
Speaker: ASA Chief Economist Dr. Chris Kuehl
The Supply Chain: 2022 and Beyond

ASA Chief Economist Dr. Chris Kuehl will talk to ASANORTHEAST Summit attendees about the current state of the supply chain, factors leading to its current state, plus where he sees things headed in the short-term and long-term. Dr. Kuehl will also answer attendee questions on anything, and everything related to the economy.

9:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m.
ASA NORTHEAST Best Practices Roundtables

ASA NORTHEAST Summit attendees will have the opportunity to sit down with their peers and discuss best practices, industry challenges and how to solve them. Attendees will be provided with a post-event report on each group’s discussions/findings.

10:30 a.m.-11:30  a.m.
Manufacturer Tabletop Networking

Attendees will again have an opportunity to network and catch up with key PHCP-PVF suppliers during this relaxed tabletop session.

11:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m.
Lunch Session

ASA Update with Bill Condron, ASA President
Keynote Presentation
Speaker: Beth Ziesenis, Your Nerdy Best Friend

Powered Productivity
Super Tech Tools to Get Stuff Done

Exasperated by email? Peeved about passwords? Tired of tedious tasks? You're not alone.

Join Your Nerdy Best Friend, aka author Beth Z, for a research-based look at common productivity problems, followed by the technology to solve them. Discover how to use free and bargain technology tools you never knew existed to work more efficiently with your teams, get organized and finally get stuff done.

Key takeaways:
● Discover low-cost, high-value apps and tech tools that you can start using right away.
● Learn great tech tips and app ideas from your colleagues.
● Get new ideas to increase efficiency, improve relationships and get things done!

1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
State of the PHCP-PVF Industry Panel Discussion
Join three industry thought-leaders as they discuss their perspectives on the state of our industry and answer questions from the audience. Moderated by ASA’s Mike Miazga, Vice President Sales/Membership

Philadelphia Phillies Outing



ASA NORTHEAST Summit attendees have the option to purchase tickets to the June 14 Philadelphia Phillies vs. Miami Marlins game across the hotel parking lot at Citizen’s Bank Park. ASA NORTHEAST has reserved a private suite for an evening of networking and baseball. The cost of each suite ticket is $60 (can be purchased at the time of registration) and are available on a first-come, first-served basis or until they sell out.

Tickets almost sold out! Please contact Jen Hatta at or 630-467-0000. 

Hotel Information



Live! Hotel and Casino
Philadelphia Stadium District

900 Packer Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19148

Please contact the hotel for current rate & availability at 833-472-5483

ASA Headquarters and Education Foundation
1200 N. Arlington Heights Road, #150
Itasca, IL 60143
P: 630.467.0000
F: 630.467.0001