SWPD Events



Online registration is now closed.

Please contact jhatta@asa.net or register onsite. 

Hotel Information

Renaissance Esmeralda
Resort & Spa
44400 Indian Wells Ln
Indian Wells, CA 92210

The SWPD room reservation deadline was March 9 and our group rate is no longer available.

Please contact the hotel directly for room availability and rates: 800-446-9875

Downloadable Schedule


SWPD2022 Leadership Conference

Thursday, March 31

3:30pm – 5:00pm - SWPD Advisory Council Meeting

4:00pm – 7:00pm - Conference Registration & Information Desk

6:00pm – 7:00pm - Welcome Reception

7:00pm - Open for Distributor & Manufacturer Hospitality

Friday, April 1

7:00am – 1:00pm - Conference Registration & Information Desk

7:30am – 8:30am - Chairman’s Breakfast – All Attendees Invited

8:30am – 10:00am - Keynote Address
Tami Evans - Lighten Up and Lead: Leverage Levity to Boost Confidence and Employee Engagement             

9:30am-10:45am - Spouse Event

10:15am – 11:30am - Industry Panel Discussions
Industry leaders representing supply-chain sectors (manufacturing, manufacturer representatives, distributors and contractors) will discuss the future of the supply chain - opportunities and challenges.

11:30am – 12:45pm - Networking Lunch – Meals will be provided as a “box lunch”

12:45pm – 9:00pm - Open Time for Networking

9:00pm – 11:00pm - After-Dinner Party & Closing Reception
The Conference will conclude with drinks, dessert, and entertainment. Back by popular demand, the Blazing Piano Duo will return for an encore!                                  

Saturday, April 2

8:00am – 4:00pm: Departures and Optional Distributor & Manufacturer Golf

No formal golf outing has been planned. However, informal golf opportunities are being coordinated by manufacturers.

For less than 12 golfers:

Website: https://www.indianwellsgolfresort.com/book_tt/  

For 12 or more golfers, please email Beth Widdowson, bwiddowson@IWGR.com


Interested in sponsoring this event?



Keynote Speaker Tami Evans

Lighten Up and Lead: Leverage Levity to Boost Confidence and Employee Engagement

A happy workplace is imperative to success, but how do you remain positive AND professional? Laugh and learn key characteristics to create levity in the worker, workforce, and workplace, with tools that help you reach your personal and professional potential through the power of fun. Connection creates culture and culture creates employee engagement - and the fastest way to connect is through levity. Engagement empowers employees to collaborate through challenges, create innovative solutions, and communicate confidently. Not to mention the bump to your bottom line!

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