On August 23rd 2016, the events industry, worldwide will be VIRTUALLY treated to an all-star lineup of event thought leaders.
This collaborative global event reboot with respected thought leaders, is supported by pop up viewing parties put together by event organizers in cities around the world!
Our goal is to unify the events industry and collaborate with professionals around the world. FMAV is pleased to host pop-up viewing parties across Canada for this inaugural innovative event. Along with our partners EventMobi, Halifax World Trade and Convention Centre, Thompson Hotel Toronto and the Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront, we'll spend the day exploring new ideas as well as getting on hands with new event technologies!
Join us on August 23rd, 2016 from 10am – 4pm Eastern Time (11am – 5pm Atlantic / 8am – 2pm Mountain / 7am – 1pm Pacific). Breakfast/Lunch will be provided.
We encourage you to bring your laptop/tablet/phone with you to participate in the discussion with the rest of the world!
Please select one of the links below to register for your city:
Toronto - The Thompson Hotel
Host: Mahoganey Jones, Event Specialists
Mahoganey Jones is an event expert and launch strategist who helps driven entrepreneurs to produce exceptionally planned & revenue generating events.
As an entrepreneur herself with over 150 events under her belt, Mahoganey is passionate about bringing event ideas to life and building a stage for others to showcase their talents. By taking care of the details and breathing personality and life into each event, Mahoganey is able to produce an experience that is a direct reflection of her clients.
Mahoganey’s motto is do what you love and to love what you do. This motto can be seen in the attention to detail and drive she has to ensuring every event is a success.
Montreal - FMAV Montreal
Host: Rachel Stephan, Sensov Event Marketing
Rachel Stephan, president of sensov/ event marketing, a boutique-agency specializing in event marketing, channels nearly 20 years of creative advertising experience, social media, web and mobile technology to create, brand and promote engaging, successful event marketing campaigns for national and international conferences.
Rachel has positioned herself as a leading voice in the fields of event marketing and technology. She is a prominent speaker in marketing and event circles, including engagements with Marketing Professionals International (MPI), the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) and at the 2013 Canadian Institute of Mining (CIM) Convention.
Halifax - World Trade and Convention Centre
Together with the Halifax World Trade and Convention Centre, FMAV is bringing CTRL+ALT+DEL to Atlantic Canada. Join at the WTCC from 11am – 5pm Atlantic time for this day dedicated to the future of events and our industry.
Vancouver - Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront
Host: Anthony Vade, FMAV
With over 15 years of experience in the Event Industry and a great passion for event tech, Anthony Vade is an Audiovisual powerhouse. Anthony is an Account Manager at FMAV, Former Director Programs and Education for ILEA Vancouver, and proud recipient of this year's ILEA Vancouver Chapter Event Professional of the Year Award.
Edmonton - FMAV Edmonton
Host: Milena Santoro, MS Productions Inc.
Award-winning certified meeting and special events professional, author, international professional speaker, educator and mentor. For the past 30 years has earned many accolades managing events for corporations, international associations, social clients and not-for-profit agencies. She is the Founder of MS Productions Inc. an international full service event, wedding and destination management company with offices in Canada & Italy.
Calgary - FMAV Calgary
Host: Dustin Westling, One West Events
Dustin Westling is the Managing Partner at OneWest Events Inc. and Past President of ILEA Calgary.