Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

Capital: Meeting Industry Reboot via ART: Advocacy, Relevancy & Technology

Presented By PCMA Capital Chapter

Where:
Convene
1800 Tysons Blvd 1st Floor
McLean, Virginia 22102

When:
July 21, 2014 6:00 PM UTC until July 21, 2014 11:30 PM UTC

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Everyone needs ART in their lives! Join PCMA Capital Chapter on July 21st as we come together in the East Coast's Silicon Valley for a half day discussion on the latest industry advocacy, trends and technology!

You will not want to miss the opportunity to participate in this interactive educational event with industry thought leaders!

When: Monday, July 21, 2014
          1:00pm - 5:00pm - Program
          5:00pm - 6:30pm - Reception

Where: Convene
            1800 Tysons Blvd
            1st Floor
            McLean, VA 22102

Agenda
12:30pm - 1:00pm
    Registration

1:00pm - 2:15pm      Opening Session
                               Advocacy: What You Can Do to
                               Make a Difference!
                               
Speaker: Erik Hansen, Senior Director,
                               Domestic Policy, United States Travel 
                               Association, and General Manager,
                               Connecting America through Travel

2:15pm - 2:30pm       Break

2:30pm - 3:30pm       Breakout Sessions (3)

     - Session 1: Advocacy: What You Can Do to
                      Make a Difference!
                      Speaker: Erik Hansen, Senior Director,
                      Domestic Policy, United States Travel 
                      Association, and General Manager,
                      Connecting America through Travel

     - Session 2: Making the Case for Tech-Enabled 
                      Conferences
 
                      Speaker: David Lutz, Managing Director,
                      Velvet Chainsaw Consulting 

     - Session 3: Audiovisual 101: Do You Know 
                      Your AV Basics?
 
                      Speaker: Thaddeus Weber, Director, 
                      Global Accounts, Production Resource 
                      Group, LLC

3:30pm - 3:45pm      Break

3:45pm - 4:45pm      Breakout Sessions (3)

     - Session 4: Professional Development: From 
                      Meetings to the C Suite
                      Moderator: Diane Kovats, Executive
                      Director, International Society for 
                      Computational Biology

                      Panelists:
                      Jack Chiasson, CAE, Chief Executive Director, National Association of Independent Life
                      Brokerage Agencies
 
                      Maureen Goodson, Executive Director, National Postal Forum
        
                      Jeremy Figoten, CAE Senior Vice President of Meetings, Communications & Sales,
                      National Apartment Association

                      Kimberly Lewis, Senior Vice President, Community Advancement, Conferences & Events,
                      U.S. Green Building Council
                    

     - Session 5: Secrets for Growing Conference 
                       Sponsorship Revenue
 
                       Speaker: David Lutz, Managing
                       Director, Velvet Chainsaw Consulting

     - Session 6: Producing a General Session 
                      Speaker: Russell Sanders, 
                      Vice President, Strategic Marketing, 
                      Production Resource Group, LLC

5:00pm - 6:30pm      Reception


Thank You to Our Event Sponsors

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Event Type: Chapter Event

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