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Reconvening for Recovery On-Demand

A special event designed to both show and tell how to mitigate risk by adhering to the most current meetings industry health and safety protocols to support in-person business events that also contain a virtual component.

"Reconvening for Recovery: Live!" is a special hybrid event that took place in-person at Mohegan Sun with 75 live attendees and over 1,000 virtual attendees.

This event was designed to both show and tell how to mitigate risk by adhering to the most current meetings industry health and safety protocols to support in-person business events that also contain a virtual component.

Content from the event will be available on-demand in the coming weeks. 

Register here to be notified when the content is available.

If you’re wondering how to pull off a successful hybrid event, Reconvening for Recovery on-demand is must-see content.

Presented by Mohegan Sun in partnership with the Northstar Meetings Group and PSAV.

Highlights include:

David Dubois, President and CEO, International Association of Exhibitions and Events: "Essential Considerations for Safely Reopening Exhibitions and Events"

Elizabeth Warwick, Vice President, Meeting Management and Event Strategy, Liberty Mutual Insurance Group; and Allison Kinsley, CMM, CMP, CED, Chief Meeting Architect, Kinsley Meetings; Amy Calvert, President and CEO, Events Industry Council Business Recovery Task Force; Mike Dominguez, President & CEO, Associated Luxury Hotels International: “Planners Talk Planning: The New Imperatives of Meetings Design”

John Washko, VP, Expo & Convention Sales, Mohegan Sun: "How Meetings Suppliers Can Help Planners Visualize and Plan Events — Safely and Effectively"

Hope Holm, Regional Sales Director, PSAV: "How to Facilitate the New Normal for Hybrid Events"

Heather Hansen O’Neill, President, Find Your Fire: How to Release the Chains of Covid to Move You, Your Career, and the Industry Forward

Camille Schrier, Miss America 2020: "Remaking Your Business, Changing Perception and Culture Within a 100 year Organization: Miss America as Case Study"

David Blansfield

David Blansfield

Executive Vice President & Group Publisher, Northstar Meetings Group

Amy Calvert

Amy Calvert

President and CEO, Events Industry Council Business Recovery Task Force

Michael Dominguez

Michael Dominguez

President and CEO, Associated Luxury Hotels International

David DuBois

David DuBois

President and CEO, International Association of Exhibitions and Events

Jeff Hamilton

Jeff Hamilton

President and General Manager, Mohegan Sun

Heather Hansen O’Neill

Heather Hansen O’Neill

President, Find Your Fire

Hope Holm

Hope Holm

Regional Sales Director, PSAV

Allison Kinsley

Allison Kinsley

Chief Meeting Architect, Kinsley Meetings

Camille Schrier

Camille Schrier

Miss America 2020

Elizabeth Warwick

Elizabeth Warwick

Vice President, Meeting Management and Event Strategy, Liberty Mutual Insurance Group

John Washko

John Washko

VP, Expo & Convention Sales, Mohegan Sun

All times are Eastern

October 13, 2020 (live only)

1:00pm 5:00pm
On-site registration
5:00pm 7:00pm
Opening reception

October 14, 2020 (live and virtual)

7:30am – 9:00am
Registration & Breakfast (live participants only)
9:00am – 9:15am
Live-Meeting “Housekeeping”

David Blansfield, Executive Vice President, Northstar Meetings Group

9:15am – 9:35am
How Meeting Suppliers Can Help Planners Visualize and Plan Events – Safely and Effectively

John Washko, Vice President, Expo and Convention Sales

9:35am – 9:55am
How to Facilitate the New Normal for Hybrid Events

Hope Holm, Regional Sales Director, PSAV

9:55am – 10:05am
The Meeting Attendee Experience Video Review

Camille Schrier, Miss America 2020

10:05am – 10:25am
Meeting Design Now – A Planner’s Perspective

Liz Warwick, Liberty Mutual; Alison Kinsley, Kinsley Meetings; Amy Calvert, EIC 

10:25am – 10:45am
Essential Considerations for Safely Reopening Exhibitions and Events

David Dubois, President and CEO, International Association of Exhibitions and Events

10:45am – 10:55am
The Meeting Attendee Experience Video Review

Camille Schrier, Miss America 2020

10:55am – 11:15am
Wellness and Well-Being
11:15am – 11:40am
Sports Event 'Bubbles' Case Study: Bellator MMA and Showtime Championship Boxing" 11:40 to 11:50 Move from Ballroom to Expo Center

Carie Aana, VP of Event Operations and Assistant to the President, Bellator; Michael Mazzulli, Director of the Mohegan Tribe Athletic Department

11:40am – 11:50am
Move from Ballroom to Expo Center
11:50am – 12:00pm
Lessons Learned Video Review
12:00pm – 12:05pm
Trade Show Floor as Learning Village

John Washko, VP, Expo & Convention Sales, Mohegan Sun

12:05pm – 12:25pm
Remaking Your Business, Changing Perception and Culture Within a 100 year Organization: Miss America as Case Study

Camille Schrier, Miss America 2020, with questions from audience and closing with science experiment 

12:25pm – 12:30pm
Closing

David Blansfield, Executive Vice President & Group Publisher, Northstar Meetings Group

NOTE: This marks the conclusion of the virtual-only component. The rest of the day's agenda applies to our live participants only.

October 14, 2020 (live participants only)

12:00pm – 1:30pm
Lunch
1:30pm – 3:00pm
One-to-One Appointments
3:00pm – 4:00pm
Tour of hotel (optional)
4:00pm
Departures

New LinkThe highest standards of safety and hygiene will be applied to Northstar Meetings Group events, both in the planning of the event, and its production and management onsite.

Northstar Meetings Group’s ESP 2020 (Enhanced Safety Protocols for Live Events) establish basic principles and practices that will help mitigate risk and protect event participants, as well as all counterparties they engage with, both during their onsite experience, and afterwards.

Please click here to read our full policy on our safety protocols.

For all of us to stay safe, all of us must adhere to consistent protocols. Click here to read the meetings industry code of conduct, which applies to attendees of "Reconvening for Recovery" and all Northstar live events.


 

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FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Buyers Contact:

Rebecca Roach

Group Director, Audience Marketing

[email protected]

Suppliers Contact:

Shalise DeMott

Vice President, Sales

[email protected]

Event Logistics Contact:

Angela Cox

Senior Director, Meetings & Events

[email protected]