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Endless Networking Opportunities

The event planning industry is rapidly changing, making it imperative that you stay ahead of the competition by networking with companies who will provide you with the latest trends, newest offerings, and exciting attendee incentives. Attending The Event Planner Expo offers a valuable opportunity to meet with elite members in the event industry who represent billions of dollars in annual event budgets, bookings, and sales. The Event Planner Expo offers Opening and After Parties, Receptions, Meet & Greets, and many other ways to network with individuals who will help you expand your business and secure sales on the spot.

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Whats Happening?

Opening Party

Location: SPIN New York
Date: Tuesday, October 13th
Time: 6:30PM - 9:30PM
(Access exclusive to Education, VIP Education, All Access, Super All Access Ticket Holders)

Kick off The Event Planner Expo with us at SPiN New York. Mix and mingle with expo attendees, exhibitors, and sponsors while enjoying delicious appetizers and cocktails. Break the ice with a friendly game of ping pong while forming tons of lucrative business connections.

Must Present Ticket at door

Educational Speaker Series

Location: 92Y
Date: Wednesday, October 14th
Time: 9AM - 5PM
(Access exclusive to Education, VIP Education, All Access, Super All Access Ticket Holders)

Learn from Industry experts and thought leaders at The Event Planner Expo's Speaker Series at 92Y. You do not want to miss Keynote Speakers Gary Vaynerchuk - VaynerMedia and Jason Feifer - Entrepreneur Magazine along with 20 other industry leaders. Gain valuable advice and insight on wide range of topics including sales, marketing, event trends, building a brand, social media, networking and more.

Networking Event & Cocktails

Location: TBD
Date: Wednesday, October 14th
Time: 6:30PM - 9:30PM
(Access exclusive to VIP Education, All Access and Super All Access Ticket Holders)

Grab a drink and strike up conversation with fellow industry professionals. Discuss all the amazing things you learned at the Speaker Series, chat about which exhibitors you’re excited to see on the trade show floor, and discover ways you can work together in the future.

Exhibitor Floor

Location: Metropolitan Pavilion (1st & 2nd floor)
Date: Thursday, October 15th
Time: 2PM – 8PM
(Entry times vary. Check your ticket for entry time.)

Discover the latest trends and gain inspiration for your upcoming events. Connect with over 150+ of the best venues and event services to take your events to the next level.

HIO VIP NETWORKING LOUNGE

Location: Metropolitan Pavilion (1st floor)
Date: Thursday, October 15th
Time: 2PM – 8PM
(Access exclusive to VIP, Education, VIP Education, All Access, Super All Access Ticket Holders)

Hio is sponsoring the Hio VIP Networking lounge on the 1st floor of the Metropolitan Pavilion where you can meet and mingle in a stress free environment while enjoying complimentary appetizers from SeaFire Grill and drinks.

Hio is a mobile app that allows you to easily swap contact information social platforms, and even documents to make networking easier than ever - without having to fumble for business cards. All Event Planner Expo attendees can download the free Hio app to quickly make connections throughout the Expo.

2nd Floor VIP Lounge

Location: Metropolitan Pavilion (2nd floor)
Date: Thursday, October 15th
Time: 2PM – 8PM
(Access exclusive to VIP, Education, VIP Education, WeWork Fireside Chat, All Access, Super All Access Ticket Holders)

After Party

Location: TBD
Date: Thursday, October 15th
Time: 8:30PM - 11:00PM
(Access for all attendees)

Closing out an incredible week at The Event Planner Expo 2020 is our official after party, providing even more opportunities to network. Join us at one of New York City’s hot spots and enjoy delicious food & cocktails, great music, dancing, and more.

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