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Smart Meeting Northeast

New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
Thursday • August 10

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 exciting entertainment features! 
Indulge in sumptuous cuisine crafted to perfection by
world-class chefs.

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


Execute up to 15 one-on-one highly targeted appointments with premier properties.
Propel connections with your highest-caliber associates at exclusive VIP networking meet-ups.

"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

Rooftop After-Party


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.


DJ Logic

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!