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September 2020 Virtual Event - Restart, Relaunch, Reset

24 September, 2020
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Virtual Event
Greg Jewell
Phone: 502.456.1851 x1

Restart, Relaunch, Reset
Date: Thursday, September 24th
Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm EDT
Location: Virtual

Learning Objectives 

  • Hear perspective from industry leaders.
    • How they’ve weathered the storm.
    • What strategies they’ve used and incorporated to adjust to this “new norm.”
  • Embrace the virtual world.
    • Understand the realities of a remote audience and how to keep them engaged and energized throughout the program.
    • Learn different virtual and hybrid strategies and how to pick the best one for your event.
    • Leverage technology, data, and design methods in a virtual setting to a deliver return on investment.
  • Real talk: What’s next?
    • Separate into chat rooms with our panelists for a deeper dive based on their role in the meetings + events industry.

There is a food service component to this virtual meeting. Crushed Ice Catering is providing a Charcuterie Box as an option for this event. Your box will be hand-curated by a team of chefs to include cheeses, meats, and crackers. Additional items, such as Fresh & Dried Fruits, Nuts, Honey, Jam, Yogurt Covered Pretzels and Sparkling Water are included. While the selection may vary slightly, your box will be just what you need to satisfy your taste buds! The boxes will be delivered the day of the event, in the morning.

The deadline to order a Charcuterie Box will be Tuesday, September 22, at 12pm. 
Be sure to select the lunch option when registering and make sure we have the appropriate delivery address.

11:00 Welcome
           Membership Update & Recognition
11:10 Engaging Activity
11:30 Panel Discussion
12:25 Breakout Networking & Discussion Sessions
Each panelist will host a breakout session for attendees to further discuss topics important to them. We invite you to select your breakout session at the time of registration.

Mae Bower (CVB Panelist)
Director of Meetings Team Sales/State Association
Louisville Tourism

Courtney Jones (Hotelier Panelist)
Director of Sales + Marketing
Lexington Marriott City Center + Residence Inn Lexington City Center

Natasha Pedigo (Planner Panelist)
Meeting Planner + Event Manager
Asphalt Institute

Matthew Stone (AV/Production Panelist)
Founder, Chef Production Officer
Bluestone Productions, LLC

Hank Phillips (Moderator)
President + CEO
Kentucky Travel Industry Association

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