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Smart Meeting Southwest

Globe Life Park in Arlington
Thursday • November 9

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.

Is your organization experiencing change? Are the professionals in your industry being challenged by new ways of doing business or regulatory changes? Listen-in with Ed Robinson and learn core strategies to dance and thrive through all of the storms in your life, echoing his philosophy of, "You can't wait for the storms to stop, you've got to learn how to dance in the rain."


"Smart Meeting Southwest was an event that modeled excellence in every detail of event planning. The venue was fresh, the speakers were authentic, the hospitality was delightful and the networking was invaluable. "
– Kathy Gase, Alon Brands

Thursday, Nov. 9, 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 Globe Life Park in Arlington

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.

The Smart Meeting Experience

"The caliber of all of the attendees and one-on-one appointments were priceless."
– Jennifer Husbands, Meeting Planner, Globauxsource


Ed Robinson

Change Management:
From Fighting the Storm to Dancing in the Rain

Four Day Weekend

"Yes, And" Listening

In this highly-entertaining performance, you'll learn how to leverage the tenets of improvisation with techniques like, "Yes, And" listening, line building on pertinent information and how non-judgmental acceptance of others' ideas can improve your productivity and bring unity, trust and creativity to the workplace.


Hear riveting tales from the ballpark from IDEA Hall-of-Famer and longtime voice of Globe Life Park, Chuck Morgan!


Complimentary Hotel Stay!

Get your FREE night stay at the exquisite DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Arlington DFW South!

Autograph Signing with a Sports Industry Pro!

Bring your fave ball cap—long-time voice of the Texas Rangers, Chuck Morgan will be signing autographs!


Earn bragging (and blogging) rights with a complete a full site-inspection of Globe Life Park in Arlington—home of the Texas Rangers!

Tour the Home of the Texas Rangers!
Meet the Pro at the Ballpark!