Client Summit 2019 

The Power of Connection

Why Attend?

Network With the Industry's Best and Brightest

Engage with procurement, safety, and risk professionals from a wide range of industries.

See What’s Working Now

Get a view into how others are effectively managing their suppliers and contractors and minimizing risk across their organization.

Benchmark with Industry Best Practices

Get VIP access to benchmark reports and studies showing how companies perform across multiple industries for key risk indicators.

Learn About Tips, Tricks and New Tools

Learn about the new products and features that BROWZ has developed and what’s coming soon. 

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Join us in Orlando, Florida USA

April 15-17, 2019

Previous Summit Featured Speakers

BNSF - Leslie Gorman, CSP, Senior Manager Supplier Safety
ESPN - Gerard Arrotti, Senior Director Safety, Health and Systems
Lend Lease - Daryl Patterson, Head of Operational Excellence
Disney - Brian Cook, Manager, Worldwide Safety Services - Programs

Xcel Energy - Joe Conrad, Manager, Safety & Training - Contractor Safety
Martin Marietta - Stacy Tate, Senior Manager - Procurement Systems and Processes
Woodard & Curran - Bruce Nicholson, Esq., Senior Principal, Director of Risk Management
Lend Lease - Michelle Cock, Head of Change Management, Group Business Improvement
Energy Solutions - Jeff Willman, Senior VP-Radiation and Industrial Safety & Health
Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals - Thomas Gartzke, Principal Health & Safety Engineer

Monday, April 15, 2019

Attendees Arrive
Evening Cocktail Reception and Dinner

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Morning and Afternoon Presentations and Best Practices 

  • Creating a Culture of Safety 
  • The Life Cycle of Contractor Management
  • The Power of Unification: Exploring Rail's Solution to FRA 219
  • Achieving VPP Star Status with Contractor Management
  • BROWZ SiteCheck: The latest advancement in BROWZ Technology

Evening Dinner Reception

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Morning Sessions
Attendees Depart Mid-Day

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Location Information

In a town full of theme parks and tourist draws, it’s Florida’s history, nature and culture that are the unexpected attractions at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Kissimmee. The resort’s signature 4.5-acre glass-enclosed atrium is home to thousands of tropical plants, animal displays, award-winning dining, a four-star spa and even replicas of some popular Florida destinations. Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center offers numerous activities and adventures for everyone. 

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Live Entertainment & Nightlife

Recreation & Activities

Water Park & Adult Pool

Relâche Spa

Fitness Center

Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center
6000 W. Osceola Parkway
Kissimmee, FL 34746, US      

To reserve a room at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center, click here

Standard room rates are $231.00.

*Taxes and environmental impact fee not included. 

For more information contact Desiree Mullins at or 801-727-4814. 

SLC Airport_streetview_RESIZED.jpgOrlando International Airport

Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center is 20 minutes from the Orlando International Airport. With numerous flights and airlines available, Orlando International Airport is the best option for flying to the BROWZ Client Summit.

Shuttle Service

Gaylord Palms partners with Mears Transportation, a company providing Orlando transport service for over 60 years, to ensure you have a top-notch experience. A member of Mears Transportation can bring you from Orlando International Airport to the hotel as part of their 24-hour airport shuttle service. There is a charge for the service.

To secure your shuttle reservation, call Mears Transportation's 24-hour reservations line at (407) 423-5566.

Car Rentals 

Numerous car rental options are available at the Orlando International Airport, including Advantage Rent a Car, Hertz Car Rental, Avis Car Rental, and Budget Car Rental


Resort self-parking is $22.00 a day; valet parking is available for $33.00 a day. (Tax is additional.)

*Rates are subject to change. Please note that special rates may apply for groups or special events.

View maps and directions here

Hello Florida! offers exclusive attraction tickets BROWZ Client Summit attendees and their families. If you are planning on arriving early or staying late for vacation, enjoy the many exciting theme parks Orlando has to offer.

Discounts include Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando, SeaWorld, and various dinner shows. 

View various discount offers.

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Join us in Orlando, Florida

April 15-17, 2019