MISSION STATEMENT: The Meetings Industry Council (MIC) of Colorado is a coalition of professional organizations related to the meetings and events industry. The Council's purpose is to enhance collaboration among participating organizations through networking and education, while being the main source for industry knowledge and consultation as well as foster the continued growth of the meetings and event industry in Colorado.
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Conference & Trade Show
EDUCATIONAL CONFERENCE & TRADESHOW

15th Annual Conference
Wednesday - March 18, 2015

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Colorado Convention Center
Colorado Convention Center
700 14th Street
Denver, CO 80202


OFFICIAL CONFERENCE HOTEL

Embassy Suites

Three ways to book your room reservations:

Book online

Call 1-800-HILTONS toll-free or 303-592-1000 hotel direct to book and reference MIC of Colorado 15th Anniversary Educational Conference & Tradeshow.

Via hotel website: Downtown.EmbassySuites.com and enter the Group Code MIC in the group code field under Add Special Rate Codes from the left side of the reservation screen



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  2015 AGENDA
  NEW TRADESHOW HOURS
MARCH 17  
  MIC Exhibitor Set-up
  Senior Planner Education – Location TBA
  Opening Reception for Planners, Exhibitors, Sponsors & MIC Council – Location TBA
   
MARCH 18  
7:30 - 8:00 am Registration and Breakfast
8:00 - 9:00 am General Session Speaker – Tradeshow Closed
9:00 - 10:30 am Tradeshow - Visit Exhibitors (Morning Break)
10:45 - 11:30 am Educational Breakouts
11:30 am - 1:00 pm Lunch - Visit Exhibitors in Tradeshow
1:00 - 2:15 pm General Session (Tradeshow Closed)
2:30 - 3:15 pm Educational Breakouts
3:40 - 4:30 pm Educational Breakouts
4:30 - 5:45 pm Tradeshow and Closing Reception

Opening General Session Keynote

Steve Spangler

"Flying Potatoes and Exploding Soda"
How to Take Your Customer Engagement
to the Next Level

Steve Spangler

He's the science teacher you always wanted to have in school. Things just happen to fizz, pop, smoke and explode, and before you know it, you’re a part of his learning experience. His passion is to find the most creative ways to make learning fun. His methods might be unconventional, but the goal is to turn ordinary science experiments into unforgettable learning experiences.

His regular appearances on the Ellen DeGeneres Show have taught viewers how to blow up their food, shock their friends, create mountains of foam and how to turn 2,500 boxes of cornstarch and a garden hose into a swimming pool of fun. Just last month, Steve made it rain film canisters in Ellen's studio using the fizzing power of more than 3,000 Alka-Seltzer tablets.

Steve Spangler is probably best known for teaching millions of people how to turn an ordinary bottle of diet soda and a roll of Mentos into an erupting geyser. Without any warning, this clever trick turned into a three-ring circus of new products, license agreements and viral marketing videos that quickly became a pop-culture sensation… and none of this was ever part of a strategic vision or a written marketing plan. As one of YouTube's original viral videos, this now famous science experiment is just another example of Steve Spangler's ability to create marketing opportunities that result in creative products, enthusiastic customers and high profits.

Whether you're motivating employees, amazing customers or sparking creativity, the name of the game is engagement… and it's the skill that will set you part from everyone else. Steve understands the science behind turning ordinary business transactions into transformational customer experiences that will catapult your business into a new orbit… just watch out for the flying potatoes.


2015 MIC Platinum Sponsors

Colorado Convention Center Image AV
Colorado Meetings & Events Brede
Destination Resorts Newport Beach
Reg Online
Official On-line Registration
Travel Alb
Vail Valley Partnership
Visit Denver
Aspen Chamber Resort Association Centerplate
Embassy Suites Gaylord

2015 MIC Gold Sponsors

Brown Palace Tatlor Made Destination Quebec Denver Mart
Noble Productions Smart City Networks Conrad Hotels Waldorf Astoria
  The Productivity Pro    

2015 MIC Silver Sponsors

All Digital Photo & Video
CCR AV/Event Technology Solutions
The Peaks
The Lodge at Flying Horse
Visit Casper


2015 MIC Bronze Sponsors

Christian Meetings and Convention Association (CMCA)
Colorado Festival and Events Association (CFEA)
Colorado Society of Association Executives (CSAE)
Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI)
International Association of Exhibitions & Events (IAEE)
International Special Events Society (ISES)
Meeting Professionals International (MPI)
National Association for Catering and Events (NACE)
National Speakers Association Colorado (NSA/Colorado)
Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA)
Rocky Mountain Business Travel Association (RMBTA)
Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP)

5 Star Talent and Entertainment Inc.
Little Eden Plantscaping
Myrtle Beach Convention Center
Splash Promotions

 


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