Expo

 

Missouri Meetings & Events Kansas City Regional Expo September 24-25, 2014

Marriott Kansas City Downtown Hotel

 

SPEAKERS & TOPICS

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014

Sept. 24 & 25th |Scotty O’Brien, Emcee and DJ

4:00pm-5:00pm | Det. Trent Koppel, St. Louis Area Detective | A “Triple Threat” Approach to Workplace Health and Safety

5:00pm-6:00pm | Pat Schaumann, CMP, CSEP, DMCP, HMCC |  Driving Medical Meetings Business

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014

8:00am-9:15am | Breakfast Speaker | Ronnie Burt, Visit KC President & CEO | The New Kansas City | General Session

10:30am-11:30am |  Det. Trent Koppel, St. Louis Area Detective | A “Triple Threat” Approach to Workplace Health and Safety  | Concurrent Session

10:30am-11:30am |  Patrick Tuttle, Director of Joplin CVB | Concurrent Breakout Session | Eliminating Crisis in Meeting and Event Planning | Concurrent Session

10:30am-11:30am |  Anita Parran, Principal at KK Charles Communications LLC | Creativity on a Shoestring Budget | Concurrent Session

12:15pm-1:30pm |  Lunch Speaker | Leeky Behrman, President of Leeky Behrman LLC | The Choices We Make | General Session

Be sure to register for Missouri Meetings & Events’ 2014 Kansas City Regional Expo!  Prepare to broaden your business portfolio and make new connections on September 24-25, 2014, at the Marriott Kansas City Downtown Hotel. You’ll join colleagues and potential business partners from around the state as you forge key relationships and learn new ways to make your events stand out. MM&E Expos are a proven formula for bigger, better business.  Attendees consistently remark that the speakers, sessions and exhibitors provide ample ideas and inspiration to help them take events to a higher level. Read what planners and exhibitors said about the MM&E St. Louis  Expo Spring 2014 Recap.

See below for a list of companies, speakers and exhibitors who already have signed on.  Space is selling FAST!  Don’t miss the chance to meet NEW business. Please check back often, as the Expo is growing fast!

Call us today for more information — (314) 781-8880, ext. 101.


ACCOMMODATIONS

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List of EXHIBITORS

Awaken Whole Life Center

Big Cedar Lodge

Caesars Entertainment

Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants

Downstream Casino Grand Plaza Hotel

Grand Plaza Hotel

Great Wolf Lodge

Harrah’s North Kansas City

Hilton Garden Inn Kansas City Hotel

Howl at the Moon-Kansas City

Innovative Facilities Solutions

Kansas City Cupcake Co.

Lake of the Ozarks CVB

Liberty Exposition Services

Lodge of Four Seasons

Marriott Kansas City Downtown Hotel

MEET Event Services

MEET-TV

Missouri Meetings & Events

Motivation Through Incentives

Sunshine Entertainment Group

Tan-Tar-A Resort

West Plains Civic Center

EXHIBITOR BOOTH APPLICATIONS

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    And then choose your booth size: 6′x 6′ or 8′x 10′


MEETING / EVENT PLANNERS 

Online Planner Registration

Downloadable PDF Planner Registration

 


EXPO PRIZE LIST FOR PLANNERS

The following prizes for Expo planners are compliments of MM&E Kansas City Regional Expo sponsors and exhibitors:

Grand Prizes

  • Will Include: Smart TV, Apple iPad, Gift Baskets, Hotel Nights, Trips, Cash Prizes, Gift Certificates and More!!!!

 

SCHEDULE

Wednesday, September 24  - Day 1

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Exhibitor Setup

3:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Registration

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Educational Session

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Educational Session

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Planner Reception hosted by Marriott Kansas City Downtown Hotel.  This reception is for planners only! Includes food, drinks, and a tour of the newly renovated hotel and meeting space. Remember to bring copies of your RFP for a more accurate proposal.

7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Missouri Meetings & Events Opening Reception and  Meet® Business Exchange.  All are welcome. Now you have the chance to spend some extra time with the suppliers and service providers of your choice. The Meet® Business Exchange (MBE) offers face-to-face appointments with six suppliers. Register early – space is limited! Enjoy a night of food, drinks, business networking, and entertainment!

Thursday, September 25  - Day Two

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Registration and Breakfast

7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Exhibitor Setup and Planner Check-In

8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. General Session

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Exhibit Area Open Prize Drawings, Networking

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. 3 Concurrent Educational Sessions

11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Exhibit Area Open Prize Drawings and Networking

12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch and Keynote Speaker Closing Remarks and Farewell Reception Grand Finale Prize Drawings


SPONSORSHIP INFO

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CONTRIBUTING SPONSORS

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