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Destination Midwest

The hosted-buyer event for top-level, pre-qualified meetings and incentive professionals looking to book business in the Midwest.

 

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ABOUT DESTINATION MIDWEST

Join your industry peers for the must attend hosted-buyer event—bringing together the most highly-qualified meeting and incentive buyers with top destinations, hotels/resorts, attractions, DMCs, DMOs and tourism offices from the Midwest U.S. Meet buyers who are ready to book business in: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

Follow along on Instagram: #DestinationMidwest

Follow along on LinkedIn: #DestinationMidwest

Learn

Learn

Learn from, and be inspired by, our guest speakers who will provide targeted education specific to your needs as a meeting and incentive planner.

Connect

Connect

Connect with premier suppliers from the Midwest U.S. during pre-scheduled one-on-one business appointments and unique experiential activities.

Enjoy

Enjoy

All qualified buyers will be fully hosted by Northstar Meetings Group, including airfare, accommodation, meals and planned activities.

 

 

August 27, 2020 (note: all times are Central Daylight Time (UTC -5:00))

8:30 am 4:30 pm
Registration / Help Desk
9:00 am 9:10 am
Welcome/Overview + Sponsor Message
9:10 am 9:45 am
Education: more details

9:45 am – 9:50 am
Break
9:50 am 11:05 pm
Appointments (5)
11:05 am – 11:10 am
Break
11:10 am – 12:40 pm
Panel Discussion: more details
12:40 pm – 1:10 pm
Lunch
1:10 pm 2:25 pm
Appointments (5)
2:25 pm 2:40 pm
Break
2:40 pm 3:15 pm
Education: more details
3:15 pm 3:20 pm
Break
3:20 pm 4:35 pm
Appointments (5)
4:35 pm 5:15 pm
Happy Hour sponsored by Experience Grand Rapids

INFORMATION

Those who are selected to attend will participate in:

  • Pre-scheduled one-on-one meetings with key suppliers from the Midwestern U.S.
  • Insightful educational presentations from inspiring speakers

Follow along on Instagram: #DestinationMidwest

Follow along on LinkedIn: #DestinationMidwest

To learn more why past buyers say this event is the best networking and education experience in the meetings and incentive industry, please contact Nicole Goddeyne.

BECOME A SPONSOR

This unique event is hosted by Northstar Meetings Group’s leading brands— Successful Meetings, Meetings & Conventions and Incentive magazine. 

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EXHIBITORS

LIMITED AVAILABILITY (FEE FOR ADDITIONAL SUPPLIERS)

    Enterprise Package

    SPONSORSHIPS

    LIMITED AVAILABILITY (FEE FOR ADDITIONAL SUPPLIERS)



      Exhibitor Package Rates & Premium Sponsorship Opportunities

      For exhibitor package rates and premium sponsorship opportunities, please contact your business development director or: Angie Kimmel at [email protected]

      Contact your Northstar Meetings Group business development representative:

      ANGIE KIMMEL
      NE, SD, ND, MN, IA, MO, WI, AR, IL, IN, MI, OK, KS
      636-273-5816
      [email protected]

      ALISON BEST
      OH
      510-610-2944
      [email protected]

       

      FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT YOUR SALES REPRESENTATIVE OR:

      Buyers Contact:

      Nicole Goddeyne

      Buyer Recruitment

      [email protected]

      Suppliers Contact:

      Angie Kimmel

      Senior Director of Global Event Sales

      [email protected]

      Suppliers Contact (Ohio):

      Alison Best

      [email protected]

      Event Logistics Contact:

      Andrea Hennings

      Meeting Planner - Consultant

      [email protected]