Beer Business Daily's First AnnualBeer Industry SummitGetting Back to Growth When: Monday, July 26, 2004Where: The Jefferson Hotel - Richmond, VirginiaWhy: To take a break in a somewhat lull period of summerto meet and discuss the important issues facing our industry, includingthree-tier issues, the Supreme Court showdown, mega-retailing, the threat from wine and spirits,innovation in beer, brand trends, the low carb craze, and much more. The Jefferson, a greatelegant old hotel, will provide the perfect setting to exchange ideas and evenperhaps make progress as a cohesive industry to return to profitable growth. Let's return to the place where Thomas Jefferson, over 185 years ago, preached low taxes on beer and wine as a way to promote health. Schedule: A full day of distinguished speakers and interactive panels,a gourmet lunch, and a beer and cocktail reception.Partial List of Speakers: Norman Adami - president, Miller Brewing Company Tim Wolf - chief financial officer, Coors Brewing Company David Rehr - president, the National Beer Wholesalers' Association Bump Williams - general manager, Information Resources, Inc. Rusty Woodland - v.p. beverages, H.E.B. Grocery Co.Caroline Levy - snr beverage analyst, UBS And more to be announced. REGISTER EARLY AND SAVE.Since this is our first event (if you don't count the botched bar meeting atNapoleon's in Las Vegas last year), we are offering a significant discount forearly registrants. Send in your registration before June 7 and save $200off the registration fee. Seating is limited, so register today to reserve your spot. Cancellations: Please submit cancellationsin writing. Because of meeting room financial commitments, there will be acancellation fee of $195 for cancellations made before June 25, 2004, after whichthere are no refunds.Registrations received on or before June 7: $650 perregistrant.Registrations received June 8 - June 30: $750 per registrant.Registrations received July 1 - July 26: $850 per registrant.