The scheduled opening keynoter speaker is Michela O’Connor Abrams, president of Dwell Media, who will deliver an address on “Design Drives Connections.” Closing keynote speaker Cal Newport, author and assistant professor of computer science at Georgetown University, will explain “The Millennial’s Passion Problem.”
Other ECEF program features include:
- Our Attendees Speak;
- Major findings from the large show, attendee acquisition and exhibit sales roundtables; and,
- Peer-to-peer learning.
The ECEF is exclusively for independent and association executives. The by-invitation event gathers leaders among the exhibition and convention industry to focus on fundamental ways to increase revenues and the relevance of their events. The ECEF provides 10 hours of C-level content and networking.