Convention Connection

Mar 22, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST

Alliant Energy Center

1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713, United States

Event Description
MARCH 16, 2017: THIS EVENT HAS REACHED CAPACITY. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE ADDED THE WAITLIST E-MAIL PARTNERSHIP@VISITMADISON.COM.

Conventions and events are big business in greater Madison – to the tune of more than a billion dollars in visitor spending annually – and the welcome attendees receive during their visit in our community helps drive future business. At Convention Connection, the GMCVB staff will highlight resources you can use to be knowledgeable about upcoming conventions, events and meetings. Learn how to create tailored experiences for event attendees— from custom menus to branded signage—that will put your business in front of these valuable audiences.
 
Billy Rodgers, CrossFit Games, will provide insights on how you can create exceptional experiences for the thousands of athletes, staff, volunteers and spectators who will attend the CrossFit Games in greater Madison this August.


Speakers

 Billy Rodgers
 CrossFit Games

Billy has spent the last 15 years in major sports event planning including, the PGA Tours BMW Championship, several champions tour events, Heavyweight title fights, NCAA & SEC Championships, & for the last 7 years has worked on the CrossFit Games.  He is the co-founder of Framework Events, and is also the owner of CrossFit Mudtown, a CrossFit gym located in Birmingham, AL.


Industry education series sponsored by:

Location
Alliant Energy Center
1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713, United States
Organizer
Greater Madison Convention & Visitors Bureau

The Greater Madison Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) is dedicated to creating economic impact through tourism. The effects of our "invisible industry" benefit everyone living in Dane County in key areas including jobs, community services and quality of life.