Fully-hosted for qualified meeting planners
In today's market, customers have more choices than ever, so it's critical that brands stand out from the crowd. In this dynamic session, you'll learn how differentiating your service is the secret to attracting and retaining customers, while driving the bottom line. Listen-in with Dennis and learn approaches that help you move from a task mindset to an experience mindset and master the four strategies for wowing customers every time.
"This event brought together the best of the best in planners and suppliers, as well as sponsors, to make this such an energized event."
– Carol Marotta, Event Planner, Nielsen
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
5:30 – 7 pm Networking Reception
Thursday, August 10, 2017
8 – 8:30 am Registration & Welcome Breakfast
8:45 – 10:00 am Welcome Remarks and Keynote Address
10:15 – 11:30 am One-on-One Business Appointments
11:30 am – 12:00 pm Morning Refreshment Break
12 – 1:30 pm One-on-One Business Appointments Continue
1:30 – 3:00 pm Lunch and Educational Keynote
3:00 – 3:30 pm Tour of New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
3:30 – 5 pm Networking Meet-Up
"Smart Meetings provided me with "one stop shopping" for my event needs and helped save countless hours searching for vendors and venues."
– Lauren MacCullum, Senior Events Planner, Boston Consulting Group
The Power of Body Language
Want to learn what signals your posture and gestures are really sending? Listen-in with body language mastermind, Janine Driver, and take the plunge into how your non-verbal communication queus effect your levels of success. You'll gain a competitive edge and learn to look (and feel!) empowered at your next event—a boost every planner craves.
Delight in a rooftop after-party overlooking the exquisite New York skyline!
Dance or tap your feet to energizing live house beats with acclaimed DJ Logic!