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CONFERENCE SITE
The James Chicago
55 East Ontario
Chicago, IL 60611

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CONFERENCE COST
Global Passport
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Choose 10 sessions
$1,296 Early Bird
$1,440 Regular Rate

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TUESDAY
August 12


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

9:00-10:30AM
108 
Advanced Learning Session: Understanding the Attendee Journey

20614  CTSM
Show Operation Basics Part I: Pre-Show Planning

WEDNESDAY
August 13


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

9:00-10:30AM
315 
Building a Successful Trade Show Social Media Campaign - Part I

52114  CTSM
Negotiating Skills to Win

THURSDAY
August 14


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

9:00-10:30AM
30814  CTSM
Business Marketing Strategies and Trade Shows

616 
From "Whoops!" to "WOW!"

10:45AM-12:15PM
20914  CTSM
Show Operation Basics Part II: On-Site Implementation

605 
Small Booth and Budget with Big Results: Think Big, Don't Let Your Small Booth Keep You Down

10:45AM-12:15PM
324 
Building a Successful Trade Show Social Media Campaign - Part II

52314  CTSM
Communicating With Others: Essentials for Success

10:45AM-12:15PM
124 
Setting Measurable Objectives: Get Past the Fuzzy Factor and Focus!

20114  CTSM
Selecting the Right Shows: The Critical Decision

12:15-1:30PM
Peer2Peer Lunches

12:15-1:30PM
Peer2Peer Lunches

12:15-1:30PM
Lunch

1:30-3:00PM
31114  CTSM
How to Grow Your Brand: Incorporating Brand Marketing into Your Exhibit Program

411 
Near Field Communication: Will it Change the Face of Event Technology?

1:30-3:00PM
10514  CTSM
Using Surveys to Measure Your Performance in Trade Shows and Events

610 
Dealing with Distractions

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
206 
Staffing is Key: Why Selecting the Right Staff and Giving Them the Right Tools is Your Secret to Exhibiting Success

62414  CTSM
Green Trade Shows

3:15-4:45PM
20214  CTSM
Basic Project Management and Reporting Skills

606 
Advanced Learning Session: Employing Sensory Simulation in Face-to-Face Marketing



Hotel and Travel Information
CONFERENCE SITE
The James Chicago
55 East Ontario
Chicago, IL 60611

Rate $210.00 through 7/18/2014
312-660-7131
or email reservations@jameshotels.com and mention MC2/ExhibitorFastTrak
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Valet parking is available for
$52/night and self parking is
available for $34/night.
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on-site at The James Chicago.

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