MACE! 2017 Agenda

We are diligently working to create the premier agenda for MACE!  2017.  Please click on the plus sign next to the session for details about the presentation.  Click on the speaker’s name for more information about the speaker.

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Attire: Business and/or Business Casual

Time Activity

Wednesday, February 22nd

3:00pm Registration
4:00pm - 6:30pm Flipped Marketplace
6:30pm - 9:30pm Opening Reception
7:30pm - 8:30pm Keynote: Reinventing Experiences Virtually

Thursday, February 23rd

7:30am Registration & Exhibits Open
8:30am - 9:30am
Concurrent Session 1 A
Buckle Up! You are About to Enter a Hybrid Strategy Crash Course
Concurrent Session 1B Value of Certifications - Advance Your Career
Concurrent Session 1 C Are you a Security Risk? The Top 10 Best Practices in App Data Protection
Concurrent Session 1 D Speaker Disasters and How to Avoid Them
9:30am - 10:00am Networking Break/Exhibits
10:00am - 11:00am
Concurrent Session 2 A
Parallel Dimensions: Creating an Online Experience for Your Offline Event
Concurrent Session 2 B Is Your Meeting a Rock Fest or a Snooze Fest?
Concurrent Session 2 C The Connected Experience: Driving in-event engagement through NFC and technology.
Concurrent Session 2 D Trust & Value: How Meeting Professionals Thrive in a Brutally Competitive Market
11:15am - 1:15pm Luncheon & Keynote Speakers
MPI: State of the Union
Can You See 2020? Planning Future Success in 3D
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Concurrent Session 3 A
Meeting Disrupters
Concurrent Session 3 B Boring Meetings Suck! Intentionally Engage, Enrich and Empower Your Participants and Your Meeting
Concurrent Session 3 C Keeping the Killers In Line - Event Gamification for All Attendee Types
Concurrent Session 3 D Technology's Impact on the Future of the Events: Will You Be ready?
2:30pm - 3:00pm Networking Break/Exhibits
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Concurrent Session 4 A
WIRED Social Selling: How to Re-Energize Events – and Sales Right Now!
Concurrent Session 4 B Getting To Yes: Pitching Credible Ideas To The C-Suite
Concurrent Session 4 C Life Hacks for Busy Event Professionals
Concurrent Session 4 D Behind the Curtain: Unlocking the Mystery of the Revenue Manager
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Closing Keynote Speaker
Big Social Data