DC Means Business.

Enhance your skills, network with industry leaders and drive more business at Connect DC—the event for planners and suppliers focused on national association and corporate events. Experience a quality packed day of general sessions, roundtables, preset appointments and networking.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Connect DC is the business marketplace where RFPs are placed, dates are secured and relationships are developed for future business.

 

 

2018 Agenda

Subject to Change

Wednesday, Dec. 5
8 a.m.-1 p.m.Registration
8:30-9:30 a.m.CMP & Planner Breakfast
9:45-10:30 a.m.Education
10:45-11:30 a.m.Education
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.Lunch
1-4:30 p.m.Marketplace Appointments
4:45-5:45 p.m.General Session
5:45-7 p.m.Closing Cocktails

 

 

 

2018 Education

Subject to Change

Wednesday, Dec. 5
8:45-10:30 a.m. | Education Sessions

Presented by Roger Rickard

How do we create the influence needed to support the long-term viability of your industry? How can you be an effective advocate? How can we engage and activate people around us to support our advocacy activities?

This highly interactive program, customized for the meetings industry, raises advocacy awareness to engage and activate you. The objective is to reveal successful advocacy strategies that enable you to influence stakeholders and garner support for projects beneficial to your organization, your industry and your profession. You will leave with the tools needed to communicate with a stronger voice advocating the value of meetings and the meetings industry.

Presented by Joshua Grimes

Description coming soon.

10:45-11:30 a.m. | Education Sessions

Presented by Roger Rickard

How do we create the influence needed to support the long-term viability of your industry? How can you be an effective advocate? How can we engage and activate people around us to support our advocacy activities?

This highly interactive program, customized for the meetings industry, raises advocacy awareness to engage and activate you. The objective is to reveal successful advocacy strategies that enable you to influence stakeholders and garner support for projects beneficial to your organization, your industry and your profession. You will leave with the tools needed to communicate with a stronger voice advocating the value of meetings and the meetings industry.

Presented by Joshua Grimes

Description coming soon.

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