The CSPA Midyear Meeting will be held in Chicago, May 6-9.
As part of his presentation, Scalfani will discuss:
• Five Absolutes of Product Development;
• Why Companies Need Product Development; and
• Designer v. Product Developer—What's the Difference?
The general session will include a keynote from Trish Wheaton, chief marketing officer, Wunderman Managing Partner, Global New Business, Y&R. In addition, there will be several divisional meetings, cocktail receptions and InnoVention, the two-day B2B showcase for suppliers marketing to the household and institutional products industry.
The CSPA Midyear Meeting will close with a special session, Emerging Retailer Topics, which will include sessions on Hazardous Waste, moderated by Mary Marrero of Procter & Gamble and Supplier/Retailer Information Communication, moderated by Sarah Hinz of Henkel. The session will include a presentation by Jim Jones, EPA Assistant Administrator for the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention. Jones will discuss safer chemicals, partnerships and transparency.
More info: Consumer Specialty Products Association, www.cspa.org