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Hyatt Regency Chicago
151 East Wacker Drive
Chicago, Illinois, USA, 60601

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TUESDAY
August 25


8:15-9:00AM
Continental Breakfast / Welcome

9:00-10:30AM
101 
Overcoming the Fear of ROI - Part I

61715  CTSM
Graphics Boot Camp: The Basics Every Event Manager Should Know

WEDNESDAY
August 26


8:15-9:00AM
Continental Breakfast / Welcome

9:00-10:30AM
403 
Small Exhibitors: Increase Success with Activities Outside Your Booth

52115  CTSM
Negotiating Skills to Win

THURSDAY
August 27


8:15-9:00AM
Continental Breakfast / Welcome

9:00-10:30AM
20615  CTSM
Show Operation Basics Part I: Pre-Show Planning

404 
Do You Understand the Big Picture? How to Think From a Program Perspective

10:45AM-12:15PM
124 
Overcoming the Fear of ROI - Part II

31515  CTSM
Integrated Marketing Communications

10:45AM-12:15PM
224 
How to Earn Buy-In and Budget for Enhanced Creative

52315  CTSM
Communicating with Others: Essentials for Success

10:45AM-12:15PM
20915  CTSM
Show Operation Basics Part II: On-Site Implementation

211 
Small Budgets Call for Big Plans

12:15-1:30PM
Peer2Peer Lunches

12:15-1:30PM
Peer2Peer Lunches

12:15-1:30PM
Lunch

1:30-3:00PM
10515  CTSM
Using Surveys to Measure Your Performance in Trade Shows and Events SOLD OUT!

624 
Green Trade Shows

1:30-3:00PM
20115  CTSM
Selecting the Right Shows: The Critical Decision

513 
Mind Your Own Business - Personal Promotion to Jump-Start Your Career

1:30-4:30PM
406  CTSM 5
Half-Day Workshop & Field Trip:
The Best Thing is Being There Site Inspection Workshop

3:15-4:45PM
311 
Create a Speaker Program to Increase Results

40915  CTSM
Formulas That Can Save You Money

3:15-4:45PM
208 
90 Cost-Cutting Tips and Tricks in 90 Minutes

62115  CTSM
Collaborate. Create. Succeed. Maximize Results Through the Power of Design.


Comprehensive Exam
The CTSM Comprehensive Exam is offered Thursday from 1:30-4:30 PM for those who qualify. You must register for the exam separately, at least one month prior to the conference.
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Hyatt Regency Chicago
151 East Wacker Drive
Chicago, Illinois, USA, 60601

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