AGENDA

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Sunday, January 20

7:30pm - 9:00pm Opening Reception
Banff Lake Louise Tourism



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Monday, January 21

8:00am Registration & Information Desk Open (Hall D Foyer)
9:00am - 11:30am Monday Morning Bootcamps | Salons 1-4
Education delivered by industry thought-leaders in an intimate setting. (Additional registration required. Info coming soon)
Conventions Regina
12:00pm - 1:15pm EDMONTON ALL IN Planner Kick-Off™ | Hall C Foyer
(By invitation only)
EDMONTON ALL IN
1:30pm - 5:00pm The Main Stage™ | Hall D
Industry relevant topics presented by thought-leaders in a fast-paced back-to-back format.

Michael Cerbelli's: The Hot List™: 2019

Tech Showcase: Trending Technologies You Need to Know About
Moderated by Will Curran

Food Connections: Using Current Trends to Engage Guests at Your Event
Shannon Boudreau, The Lazy Gourmet

AV Smack Down!
Will Curran, Endless Events
Brandt Krueger, Event Technology Consulting

Industry Association Panel

5:00pm - 8:00pm The Social Event™ | Hall C
Produced by Site 6 Events, this is the networking event you don't want to miss! Connect with 500 event profs over drinks and handcrafted food created by award-winning chefs at the Shaw Conference Centre.
8:30pm - 11:00pm Rendezvous at GO WEST™ | Craft Beer Market
The MPI Foundation is thrilled to introduce Rendezvous at GO WEST™! Join industry friends, colleagues and new contacts at this all-inclusive party that gives back to our industry (Additional ticket purchase required). MORE INFO >>
MPIF Rendezvous



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Tuesday, January 22

9:00am - 12:30pm The Experiential Hall™ | Hall A
This is not your regular tradeshow! Instagrammable elements, experiential booths, workshops and meetups connecting event planners with vendors in a room full of action stations, games, tech showcases, workshops and innovative food & drinks. Lunch will be served in-room at 11:30am.
1:00pm - 4:30pm The Main Stage™ | Hall D
Industry relevant topics presented by thought-leaders in a fast-paced back-to-back format.

The Power and Importance of Events in the Digital Age
David Adler, BizBash

Contracts Can Kill Your Event!
Heather Reid, Planner Protect

Beyond Hashtags: Social Media Trends You Can't Afford to Ignore
Alex Plaxen, Little Bird Told Media

It's All About Branding
Dustin Westling, OneWest Events