Northeast Regional 1-Day Experience

New York Marriott Marquis



Michael J. Lyons, Author, Speaker

“Daydream It… Believe It… Achieve It!”

In this interactive and inspirational discussion based on his book
of the same name, speaker Mike Lyons will challenge
audience members to question their career/life path
and take the necessary steps toward fulfilling their potential.
Drawing from his own life experiences and famous people
who have struggled on the road to success, this session
will deliver tangible and achievable guidelines to help
position participants to pursue goals (daydreams)
that might feel outside their grasp.



Tuesday, August 1, 2023 - All Times Eastern

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Welcome Reception

Wednesday, August 2, 2023 - All Times Eastern

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Ms. B's Breakfast Social & Registration
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Instant Start to Smart Keynote Speaker Michael J. Lyons
10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Meet Your Matches
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Seal the Deal Feast: Seated Luncheon
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Meet Your Matches
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Explore the Floor: Property Tour
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. The Buzz Reception



Smart Meeting events are 100% complimentary for qualified meeting planners. Hotels and destinations, please contact your sales rep at for your best available rate.

We use a sophisticated software to custom match our planners with premier properties and destination partners that fit your region, budget and venue preferences. As the event nears, planners and suppliers will have the opportunity to select their appointment preferences to ensure their highest attendee satisfaction.

Yes! Planners are welcome to attend a regional event and one national event each year. Hotels and Destination partners may attend unlimited events.