Power Panels

Join the most accomplished industry professionals as they share their insights on the current state of the industry, emerging technologies, economic trends, issues facing the industry, future growth and more. Come prepared to listen, learn and ask questions of the leaders guiding our industry. During these fast-paced, interactive sessions, you will have the opportunity to ask questions and hear the panel offer real solutions for tackling today’s toughest issues. 

On opening morning before the show floor opens, participate one of these three powerful discussions covering the latest information for each major segment of the industry: 

  • Builders
  • Retailers
  • Service Professionals

Power Panels are FREE to all attendees and a great way to kick off the show. The Expo Hall will open immediately following the conclusion of the Power Panels. Registration is required.


Builder Power Panel

Builder Power Panel (WE14)

Come prepared to listen, learn and ask questions of the leaders guiding our industry. During this fast-paced, interactive session, you will have the opportunity to ask questions and hear the panel offer real solutions for tackling today’s toughest issues. Bring your entire team to really strengthen your operation.

Moderator
: Steve Barnes, Director of Science and Compliance; AquaStar Pool Products

Retail Power Panel

Retail Power Panel (WE15)

Join us as the most accomplished retail experts share their insights on the current state of the pool and spa retail industry, economic trends, issues facing the industry, future growth, and more. 

Moderator: Matt Gohlke, President at Gohlke Pools, Texas, will lead the discussion with a distinguished group of experts.

Service Power Panel

Service Power Panel (WE13)

Come prepared to listen, learn and ask questions of the leaders guiding our industry. During this fast-paced, interactive session, you will have the opportunity to ask questions and hear the panel offers real solutions for tackling today’s toughest issues.

Moderator: Javier Payan, President and CEO at Payan Pools, California, will lead the discussion.