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Why should you attend?
Staying on top of emerging trends will improve your profitability in 2012. Each aspect of the ADMEI conference has been designed to:
-Provide tools and techniques to increase your profitability
-Boost your staff effectiveness on key DMC components
-Improve your marketing efforts to garner even more business
General overview (see full conference agenda for more details):
Our conference kicks off with Destination Marketing and Destination Management - how DMCs and DMOs can work together to have a bigger economic impact on their location.
Friday morning, Don Hutson talks about Motivation to the Max. Tap into your personal power to provide value-added in all aspects of your life.
Concurrent sessions focus on key DMC services and issues that will help
owners, sales and operations learn from industry professionals including: effective hotel collaboration, creative proposal design, leadership development, and the future in AV.
We conclude our education on Friday with the popular meeting planner panel featuring Fortune 500 companies and more.
Saturday our concurrent sessions continue with more tools, including technology trends for ops and events, effective staff training, strategic planning, getting recognition for your events and international trends.
Saturday afternoon is designed to make us feel good. Romy Nelson will discuss Goal Setting for Healthy Habits. Our educational program concludes with an overview on corporate social responsibility sessions—and the teambuilding opportunity to brainstorm with Memphis organizations about their events.
We conclude on Saturday night with the ADMEI Achievement Awards.