BizBash Expo & Awards Debuts in New England (BizBash Expo Boston)
Venue: Fenway Park
|Event Date/Time: Nov 10, 2011||End Date/Time: Nov 10, 2011|
To kick off the BizBash Boston Expo, some of the industryâ€™s leading experts will host interactive panel discussions, followed by this yearâ€™s Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony honoring Bryan Rafanelli (Founder & CEO, Rafanelli Events) and Larry Green (President, Rentals Unlimited).
Expo & Awards Schedule:
8:15am â€“ 9:15am Donâ€™t Let This Happen To You: War Stories from Event Veterans
9:15am â€“ 10:00am Getting Ahead in Business: Straight Talk with Bostonâ€™s Female Event Pros
10:15am â€“ 11:15am 2011 BizBash Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony; Keynote Presentation: Bryan Rafanelli
11:00am Expo Floor Opens
12:30pm â€“ 1:30pm Lunch & Learn: Trends in Food & Catering (Registration Required)
2:30pm â€“ 3:30pm Keynote Presentation: Industry Town Hall â€“ The Economy and its Effect on Business in Boston
5:00pm Expo Floor Closes
In addition to the daily schedule, the Expo will feature additional networking and education opportunities, including:
Exhibit Floor Flash Sessions, 12:00pm â€“ 4:00pm:
The expo floor mini stage will host 15-minute sessions with expert insight from event professionals, touching upon corporate meeting
management, industry partnerships, social media 101, tabletop color palettes and design, and more.
#BizBash Social Media Lounge, 12:00pm â€“ 4:00pm:
The expo show floor lounge will host those looking to network and learn how branding events through social media can increase exposure for both the event and businesses involved.
Industry Mash-Up, 4:00pm â€“ 4:45pm:
Top industry associations are encouraged to join together at the exhibit floor lounge for a power hour of networking, brainstorming, and
discussing the latest trends.
The Event Leadership Institute has also partnered with BizBash for a special three-hour, two-session business workshop taking place prior to the start of the Expo. The conference will be led by Howard Givner,
executive director for the ELI, and will coach independent planners on the best practices for running a successful business.