It's All About Public Events/Consumer Shows

IAEE has created a Public Events experience specifically designed for the public events /consumer show organizer to provide specialized content and networking opportunities, maximizing your time at the 2016 Expo! Expo!

We have identified key sessions that public events organizers would find interesting. Below you will find a suggested plan to help you navigate your three days in Anaheim.

Education

Tuesday, 6 December

  • Consumer Events Bootcamp | 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Find Your Prospects and Drive Attendance with Geotargeting | 11:00 AM
  • How to Create Outrageously Effective Marketing Materials | 11:00 AM
  • Campfire: Wearables, Iot and Big Data: Transformative Technologies for 2017 | 2:45 PM (1445)
  • Campfire: Shield or Sword? Best Practices in Drafting Exhibit Contracts | 3:40 PM (1540)
  • Campfire: Dealing with Difficult People & Sticky Situations for Today's Business Professional | 4:35 PM (1635)

Wednesday, 7 December

  • Executive Breakfast (Separate Registration Required) | 7:30 AM
  • Selling Has Nothing to Do with Selling; How to Sell in the Information Economy | 8:30 AM
  • So...You Need to Put Together the Photography Schedule, Well That Sounds Easy Enough | 8:30 AM
  • Campfire: Power of Influence and Persuasion | 12:35 PM
  • Campfire: Introduction to the IAEE Certified Exhibition Program | 1:30 PM (1330)
  • Campfire: Exhibitions & Events Industry Trends | 2:25 PM (1425)

Thursday, 8 December

  • Data with a Purpose: How Technology Tools Can Provide Actionable Insights | 8:30 AM
  • Keeping Events Safe from Tragedy | 8:30 AM
  • Pricing: How Do I Know I'm Getting It Right? | 8:30 AM
  • Are You Valuing Your Exhibitors? | 9:45 AM
  • Live Events Cast a Digital Shadow - How to Leverage Your Audience Year-Round | 9:45 AM
  • The Lawyers Are In: Hospitality Industry Attorneys Roundtable | 9:45 AM
  • Business Professionalism and Ethics – What it Means Across Generations | 11:00 AM
  • Learn How Any Size Organization Can Make Their Sponsorship Sales Skyrocket | 11:00 AM
  • Leveraging the Economic Impact of Your Consumer Show | 11:00 AM
  • Expect the Unexpected: Best Practices in Managing Convention Center Agreements and Risk Management | 2:00 PM (1400)
  • From Cleaning Contractor to Venue Selection, Everything You Need to Know About Implementing Sustainable Practices at Your Show! | 2:00 PM (1400)
  • IAEE & IAVM Joint Session: How to Make Shows More Secure | 2:00 PM (1400)
  • Sponsorships That Succeed 3.0 | 2:00 PM (1400)
  • Demystifying Wifi - Wifi That Works | 3:15 PM (1515)

Networking

Tuesday, 6 December

  • Opening Party (Grand Plaza) | 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM (1900 - 2230)

Wednesday, 7 December

  • Humanity Rocks (City National Grove of Anaheim) | 9:00 PM - 12:00 AM (2100 - 2400)

Thursday, 8 December

  • Expociety Closing Reception | 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM (1630 - 1800)

For more information about our Public Events initiative, contact Terri Phillips at tphillips@iaee.com or 972.687.9213.

At-a-Glance

Expo! Expo! Trade Show Hours
Anaheim Convention Center

Tuesday, 6 December 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Wednesday, 7 December 11:00 am - 4:00 pm