THE COUNTDOWN BEGINS

One-to-one, custom-matched appointments with premier properties Source your upcoming meetings and events in just a couple hours Stay informed on trending topics from industry-leading speaker.

WHAT TO EXPECT AT A SMART MEETINGS VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE

SPEAKERS

The Great Restart: How to design engaging online, in-person and hybrid meetings your attendees will love. This gathering of experts from all corners of the events world could solve your most challenging engagement problems by addressing what attendees really want from an event.

Jenn Artura
Jenn Artura

Senior Director of Global Events, Incentives and Executive Programs, Worldwide Field Operations - Veritas Technologies

Timothy Simpson
Timothy Simpson

Brand and Engagement Chief Strategist - Design Studio by Maritz Global Events

Cara Banasch
Cara Banasch

Vice President of Sales - Omni Hotels & Resorts

Elliott Ferguson
Elliott Ferguson

President and CEO - Destination DC

AGENDA

Day 1 /Thursday/ February 25, 2021 - All Times Pacific Standard Time

8:00 am – 8:30 am Virtual Check-In
8:30 am – 9:45 am Welcome Remarks & Keynote Speaker
9:45 am – 10:55 am 1-on-1 Business Appointments
10:55 am – 11:05 am 10-minute Break
11:05 am – 12:25 pm 1-on-1 Business Appointments continued
12:25pm – 12:50 pm Networking Activity
12:50 pm – 1:00 pm Wrap up and Give-A-Ways

FAQS

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

We use a sophisticated software to custom match our planners with premier properties 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 one regional event and one national event each year. Hotels and destinations may attend unlimited events.

SPONSORS

PLATINUM & EVENT SPONSORS

ANNUAL SPONSORS