2023 PSC Annual Conference Agenda
Sample agenda below. Complete conference agenda coming soon!

 



Sunday, April 16
*Advance registration for activities required
Golf Tournament *
11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Enjoy a fun day on the links and meet new fellow PSC members at the Sunday golf tournament, which will take place at the Old White Golf Course.
Tour of Greenbrier Bunker (Group A) *
11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Join PSC members and take a tour of the declassified Bunker at The Greenbrier, a must-see experience that takes you behind the scenes and walks you through a fascinating period in the resort's history. Carved deep into the mountainside beneath the resort's West Virginia Wing is an emergency Cold War fallout shelter. Once a top-secret U.S. government relocation facility for Congress, The Bunker is now open to anyone interested in reliving a legendary piece of The Greenbrier history.
Sporting Clays Class (Group A) *
1 - 2 p.m.


A great way to meet fellow attendees! Located atop Kate's Mountain, the sporting clays course was designed by Justin Jones and John Higgins of the British School of Shooting and challenges shooters of all skill levels. 
Tour of Greenbrier Bunker (Group B) *
2 - 3 p.m.


Join PSC members and take a tour of the declassified Bunker at The Greenbrier, a must-see experience that takes you behind the scenes and walks you through a fascinating period in the resort's history. Carved deep into the mountainside beneath the resort's West Virginia Wing is an emergency Cold War fallout shelter. Once a top-secret U.S. government relocation facility for Congress, The Bunker is now open to anyone interested in reliving a legendary piece of The Greenbrier history.
Wine Blending Seminar in the Crystal Room *
3 - 4 p.m.


Join us for this wine blending seminar. A wine educator will walk the guests thru a hands-on blending seminar. Guests will craft their own wine using special instruments (beakers, crafts, measuring droppers, etc). Once guests have completed their personal blend, they will be provided with an empty glass wine bottle and cork to take their blend with them.
Greenbrier Estate History Tour A *
3 - 4 p.m.


Enjoy a walking tour leading through the formal gardens, across the North Lawn to the Spring House where the famous White Sulphur Spring water is located. Along the way, you hear an informative lecture on the history and development of The Greenbrier, its cottages and Guest houses of the 19th century. The tour ends at the Presidents’ Cottage Museum and the art shops of Alabama Row Art Colony.
Tour of the Historic President's Cottage Museum *
4 - 5 p.m.


Built in 1834 by prosperous merchant, Stephen Henderson of New Orleans, LA, this cottage on property represents the Old South’s presence in the 19th century. Each room features a unique history to the life of White Sulphur Springs.
Pickle Ball *
4 - 5p.m.

Croquet *
5 -6p.m.

Mix & Meet: Networking Reception Activities
6 - 7 p.m.
Colonial Terrace

Please join us for drinks and networking activities outside on Colonial Terrace including Axe Throwing and Cornhole.
Meet & Eat: Opening Dinner
7 - 9 p.m.
Colonial Hall

This is a roaming dinner complete with a variety of stations and buffets. There will be plenty of seating and high-top tables. 
Sunday Social
9 -11p.m.
Casino

After dinner, try your luck at the private Greenbrier casino!
Fire Pits and Night Caps
9-11 p.m.
Colonial Terrace
Evening Bowling *
9 -11 p.m.

Greenbrier Bowling Alley


Monday, April 17

5K Fun Run *
6 a.m.

Join fellow runners for a 5K through and around the beautiful grounds of the Greenbrier.
   
First Timers/New Member Breakfast, Eisenhower Room
7:30 a.m.

General Networking Breakfast, Chesapeake Room
7:30 a.m.

Opening and Welcome
8:30 a.m.

President's Message
8:45 a.m.

David Berteau, President & CEO, PSC
Opening Keynote
9:00 a.m.

Plenary Session
9:30 a.m.

Networking Break
10:30 a.m.

Plenary Session
10:50 a.m.

Break for Lunch 
11:50 p.m.

Luncheon Keynote
12:45 p.m.

Networking Break
1:40 p.m

Plenary Session
2:00 p.m. 

PSC Council Meetings
3:00 p.m.

a. Civilian Agencies Council


b. Defense Council


c. Acquisition & Business Policy Council
  Adjourn
4:00 p.m.

Networking Activities
Sporting Clays Class (Group B) *
4 - 5 p.m.

A great way to meet fellow attendees! Located atop Kate's Mountain, the sporting clays course was designed by Justin Jones and John Higgins of the British School of Shooting and challenges shooters of all skill levels. 
Foundational Yoga, Rhodo Terrace *
4 - 5 p.m.

Feel more balance and peace with this foundational yoga practice. Stretches and dynamic movements are used to help you feel relaxed and rejuvenated. A short meditation may be included. All-levels. Suitable for beginners.
If These Walls Could Talk (Greenbrier Interior Tour) *
4 - 5 p.m.

This walking tour of the public lobbies describes the interior of the hotel… its décor and its development. The Greenbrier opened in 1913; served as an Army Hospital during WWII; was redecorated by Dorothy Draper in the late 1940’s. Today, it continues to be a leading historic hotel in America.
Culinary Class, Sweet Escape Experience, Wine and Chocolates *
4 - 5 p.m.

Join The Greenbrier’s Sommelier Services for this exciting lecture on wine. Learn the origin & unique components of 6 wines as they are paired with 6 chocolates created by The Greenbrier’s Candy Maker Chefs.
Tour of Greenbrier Bunker (Group C) *
4 - 5 p.m.

Join PSC members and take a tour of the declassified Bunker at The Greenbrier, a must-see experience that takes you behind the scenes and walks you through a fascinating period in the resort's history.
Carved deep into the mountainside beneath the resort's West Virginia Wing is an emergency Cold War fallout shelter. Once a top-secret U.S. government relocation facility for Congress, The Bunker is now open to anyone interested in reliving a legendary piece of The Greenbrier history.
E-Mountain Bike Excursion *
4 - 6 p.m.

Guided single-track E-mountain bike riding. This is the real deal mountain biking. Guests will gain over 2,000 feet in elevation and cover around 10 miles of mountain terrain.
Chair’s Banquet
7 p.m.

Monday After Hours
9 p.m.

Casino

Fire Pits and Night Caps
9 p.m.

Colonial Terrace
Evening Bowling *
9 p.m.

Greenbrier Bowling Alley



Tuesday, April 18

Networking Breakfast, Colonial Hall
7:30 a.m.

Opening and Welcome
8:50 a.m.

Opening Keynote
9 a.m.

Plenary Session
9:30 a.m.

Networking Break
10:30 a.m.

Plenary Session
10:50 a.m.

Break for Lunch 
12:05 p.m.

Luncheon Keynote
12:50 p.m.

Networking Break
1:45 p.m

Breakout Sessions
2 p.m.

  • Breakout A
  • Breakout B
  • Breakout C
  Adjourn
3 p.m.

Networking Activities
Golf Tournament B (9 Holes) *
3:30-6:30p.m.

Join us for 9 holes on the Meadows course.
Greenbrier Estate History Tour B *
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.


Enjoy a walking tour leading through the formal gardens, across the North Lawn to the Spring House where the famous White Sulphur Spring water is located. Along the way, you hear an informative lecture on the history and development of The Greenbrier, its cottages and Guest houses of the 19th century. The tour ends at the Presidents’ Cottage Museum and the art shops of Alabama Row Art Colony.
Fly Fishing *
4 - 5 p.m.

A West Virginia Fishing License is required by the State of West Virginia for this activity. You can purchase a license in advance by using the attached link www.wvfish.com. A liability waiver must be signed at Kate's Mountain Adventures by guests age 18 and older. Guests younger than age 18 must have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian. The outfitters will provide transportation to the private stream access, which is a 5 minute drive and is located right on property. The outfitters requires boot sizes prior so that they can everything ready for the group.
Tour of Greenbrier Bunker (Group D) *
4 - 5 p.m.

Join PSC members and take a tour of the declassified Bunker at The Greenbrier, a must-see experience that takes you behind the scenes and walks you through a fascinating period in the resort's history.
Carved deep into the mountainside beneath the resort's West Virginia Wing is an emergency Cold War fallout shelter. Once a top-secret U.S. government relocation facility for Congress, The Bunker is now open to anyone interested in reliving a legendary piece of The Greenbrier history.

Hike and Sip
4 - 5 p.m.

Experience the great outdoors with an  invigorating hike through The Greenbrier’s vast terrain and then reward yourself for all of the calories burned with specialty low-calorie cocktails, designed by our beverage team. Sip  them all, and then learn to make your favorite on your own.
Reception
6 p.m.

Buffet Dinner
7 p.m.



Wednesday, April 19
*Advance registration for activities required
Networking Breakfast, Colonial Hall
8:00 a.m.