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Smart Meeting East National

 
Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek
May 21-23

Fully-hosted for qualified meeting planners

Seize valuable CEUs from thought-leading industry speakers.
Win unforgettable prizes, overnight getaways and fabulous giveaways from top hotels!
Thrill in the ultimate event attractions and energizing entertainment attractions!
Indulge in sumptuous cuisine crafted to perfection by
world-class chefs.

"The speakers were on point and I took away so much that I can apply to everyday. I made meaningful connections with my peers that otherwise would have never happened. The one-on-one meeting were only with properties that I actually wanted to speak to. No needless conversations!"
– Shana Richardson, Executive Corporate Planner, Board of Directors, Cott Beverages Inc.

Sunday, May 21

12 – 3:00 pm Registration

3 – 4:00 pm Welcome Meet & Greet

4 – 5:30 pm Welcome Session & Keynote Address

5:30 – 6:30 pm Property Tour

6:30 – 9:30 pm Networking Reception and Dinner

Partners

Execute up to 25 one-on-one highly targeted appointments with premier properties.
Propel connections with your highest-caliber associates at exclusive VIP networking meet-ups.

The Smart Meeting Experience

"Every time I attend a Smart Meetings event I am amazed at how they continue to raise the bar.  They are very organized, efficient, and the agenda is meaningful with engaging speakers and educational updates. I get to see and experience new products first-hand and the networking has created life-time friendships."
– Brenda Boswell, Sr. Director of Marketing, Elavon

Enjoy once-in-a-lifetime event features and attractions such as Cirque du Soleil, a Bono impersonator, exquisite property tours, unforgettable networking meet-ups, street parades, beach dance parties, energizing yoga sessions, fabulous giveaways, relaxing massages and more! Join us in beautiful Seattle and experience the ultimate in meetings entertainment!

 
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Monday, May 22

6:30 – 7:15 am Wake-up Activity

7:45 – 8:30 am Smart Start Breakfast

8:45 – 9:45 am Educational Keynote Session

10 – 11:30 am One-on-One Business Appointments

11:30 am – 12:00 pm Refreshment Break

12 – 1:30 pm One-on-One Business Appointments

1:30 – 2:45 pm Luncheon Keynote Speaker

3 – 5:00 pm  Team-Building Activity 

7 – 10:00 pm Networking Reception & Dinner

Tuesday, May 23

6:30 – 7:15 am Wake-up Activity

7:45 – 8:30 am Smart Start Breakfast

8:45 – 9:45 am Educational Keynote Session

10 am – 11:30 am One-on-One Business Appointments

11:30 am – 12:00 pm Refreshment Break

12 – 1:30 pm One-on-One Business Appointments

1:30 – 2:45 pm Lunch

 


Simon Bailey


Debra Fine


Shift Your Brilliance: 
Harness the Power of You


The Fine Art of Small Talk:
How to Start a Conversation

Business change is moving at the speed of light and to keep pace, your company needs you to be your own career architect. Whether you hold a leadership position or not, repositioning yourself to revitalize your role within your current team is a powerful tool for professional development and rapid career growth. Join us to uncover the insight needed to become a high performer and commit to being a Chief Breakthrough Officer in your department!
Enhance your conversational skills with Debra's fast-paced and entertaining presentation! You'll laugh, learn and leave with insightful and informative tips and techniques on how to strike up a conversation and keep it going, avoid conversation "killers", exit conversations gracefully and develop your personal and professional relationships. Learn how to turn every interaction with clients and colleagues and all your networking events into opportunities for success!