BTA Mid-America will be hosting its annual district event, open to BTA members and non-members from across the country, on June 17-18, 2013, at the DoubleTree by Hilton - Magnificent Mile in Chicago. This event will be a great setting to learn from industry leaders, gather new ideas and network with your peers.
The event will feature a keynote presentation by Doug Albregts, president of Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America, four additional educational sessions presented by industry leaders, and a dealer panel focused on turning business disruption into opportunity. In addition, there will be time to visit with 30-plus exhibiting sponsors, many of which will hold drawings for great prizes during the event. Dealer attendees can also enter on-site for a chance to win a $500 American Express gift card and be entered into the BTA District Event Sweepstakes.
To wrap up the event, attendees will enjoy a three-hour scenic skyline dinner cruise on Lake Michigan aboard the Spirit of Chicago.
Cruise to Success will begin with one-on-one vendor/dealer meetings from 1 to 3 p.m. At 4 p.m., the event will kick off with opening comments and a keynote presentation by Doug Albregts, president of Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America. The 2013 BTA Channel's Choice awards will be presented just prior to Monday evening's welcoming reception, which will be held from 5:30 until 7 p.m. The reception will give attendees time to network with peers and exhibiting sponsors.
Tuesday, June 18
Breakfast will be served from 7 until 8 a.m., followed by opening comments, the dealer panel, an educational session and lunch. After lunch, the final educational sessions, closing comments and prize drawings will be held. Breaks will be held during the day to give attendees time to network with peers and exhibiting sponsors.
On Tuesday evening, attendees will enjoy dinner and a scenic cruise aboard the Spirit of Chicago.
Post-Event Workshop: June 19, 2013 Attendees receive FREE registration to Cruise to Success. Click here for more information or to register.
Cruise to Success Sponsors: Click a logo to visit the sponsor's website.