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Attendees Please Register Onsite At Missouri Meetings & Events St. Louis Regional Expo May 18-19, 2015 “Igniting Team Spirit”

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel St. Louis – Chesterfield

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  SCHEDULE

Monday, May 18, 2015 – Day 1

2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Exhibitor Setup

2:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Registration

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Educational Session – Det. Trent Koppel, St. Louis Metropolitan Area

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Educational Session – Ann Gravette, CMP, Maritz

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Planner Reception hosted by DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel St. Louis – Chesterfield.  This reception is for planners only! Includes food, drinks, and a tour of the hotel and meeting space. Remember to bring copies of your RFP for a more accurate proposal.

 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Missouri Meetings & Events Opening Reception, Meet® Business Exchange (The Meet® Business Exchange (MBE) offers face-to-face appointments with six suppliers) and the debut of the Meet Elite Awards, recognizing top industry planners and suppliers in today’s meeting and events world.  All are welcome! Register early – space is limited! Enjoy a night of food, drinks, business networking, and entertainment!

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to see MEET ELITE AWARD details – (VOTING IS CLOSED)

Tuesday, May 19, 2015  – Day Two

7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Registration and Breakfast

7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Exhibitor Setup and Planner Check-In

8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. General Session – Patrick Tuttle, Director of Joplin CVB

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 –
Ann Gravette, CMP, Maritz,
Det. Trent Koppel, St. Louis Metropolitan,
Panel Discussion:
Richard Avdoian, CSP, Founder/CEO, Midwest Business Institute, Inc.
Lethia Owens, Marketing Domination Strategist
Cathy Sexton, Productivity Expert & Coach
11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Exhibit Area Open Prize Drawings and Networking

12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch, Closing Remarks and Farewell Reception Grand Finale Prize Drawings – Frank Viverito, President, St. Louis Sports Commission

Planners you can still register on-site at Missouri Meetings & Events 2015 St. Louis Regional Expo!  Prepare to broaden your business portfolio and make new connections on May 18-19, 2015 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel St. Louis – Chesterfield. 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.

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See below for a list of companies, speakers and exhibitors presenting at the Expo!

If you have not registered for the Expo and want to attend, please check in at the Expo registration desk on the main level of the hotel.


ACCOMMODATIONS

Click Here to Reserve a Room


EXHIBITORS 

Click HERE to See Full List of Exhibitors

Qualified suppliers wanting to attend the education sessions and meal functions will be able to pay* at the Expo on Monday ($95) and Tuesday ($150).  Or a two day badge is $225

    *(cash, check or credit cards will be accepted)


FOR: MEETING / EVENT PLANNERS 

Click HERE for Planner Registration Form and bring it with you to the Expo registration table on the main level of the hotel off the front lobby. 

 


 SPEAKERS & TOPICS

Scotty O’Brien, Emcee
Ann Gravette, CMP,  Maritz: Coaching for performance and Process of Excellence
Detective Trent Koppel,  St. Louis Metropolitan Area: A “Triple Threat” Approach to Workplace Health and Safety
Patrick Tuttle, Director at Joplin Convention & Visitors Bureau: Eliminating Crisis in Event and Meeting Planning

Frank Viverito, President, St. Louis Sports Commission: The State of Sports
Richard Avdoian, CSP, Founder/CEO, Midwest Business Institute, Inc.
Lethia Owens, Market Domination Strategist
Cathy Sexton, Productivity Expert & Coach: Panel Discussion: Learn How Professional Speakers can add value and Enhance your Meeting Experience


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