WEDNESDAY  3:45 PM - 5:15 PM
Track: Planning & Execution
NEW!     
W221 45 Minute Session:
Everybody Hates AV. There, I Said It. Now Let's Fix It.
This session is 45 minutes long and will end at 4:30 PM.

Talk to any group of meeting planners and they'll tell you that one of the most frustrating elements of an event is the AV. It's expensive and a hassle, but it can make your event by adding sizzle and pop. How do you harness the beast that is AV? Join us to improve your overall AV knowledge and learn how to save time and money. We will:
•  Gain an overall understanding of the perplexing world of AV
•  Share over 30 insider secrets
•  Review the most important basics in planning for AV including venue considerations, shopping for vendors, and labor
•  Gain a better understanding of the fine print of venue and AV contracts and how to adjust them to satisfy your meeting objectives



FACULTY:
Stephen O'Connor
Stephen O'Connor is Owner and CEO of O'Design Productions and Consulting, a breakthrough "Meeting Planner For AV" company that provides AV productions, consulting, and training to meeting professionals. A former Disney employee, Hollywood producer and VP of Sales and Marketing for various AV companies, Stephen approaches AV in a completely different way - removing the headaches and hassles associated with AV, and replacing them with the free mind space to create a heightened event experience.

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