ON SIGHT PROGRAM

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 30TH

7:45 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Registration
Sponsored by ShoWorks

8:00 a.m.-8:15 a.m.
<<TBD POWER TALK OR CHAMPIONS CIRCLE>>
 

8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.
Workshops – coming soon!

8:45 a.m.-9:00 a.m.
<<TBD POWER TALK OR CHAMPIONS CIRCLE>>
 

9:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Welcome to the Convention & Kick-Off
You won’t want to miss this welcome to the 2020 IAFE Convention! This session will include a welcome by Nancy Smith, CFE (South Carolina State Fair) and jill Albanese, CFE (Wisconsin State Fair).

10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Zone Meetings

12:30 p.m.-12:45 p.m.
<<TBD POWER TALK OR CHAMPIONS CIRCLE>>
 

12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Workshops – more coming soon!

 

The Discomfort Zone: Fall in Love with Failure and Embrace Disruption
This workshop is designed to encourage participants to get more comfortable in uncomfortable situations.  The core curriculum in this workshop will help participants navigate change, manage fear, take more risks, and understand the truth about being brave.
Participants will take away the following:
•    5 mindset shifts required for managing discomfort
•    The secret to becoming “failure-proof”
•    Tools to help you take action and empower your team
•    The #1 way to take more risks without fearing failure
Presented by Judi Holler (judiholler.com)

 

Reimagining the Fair as a Virtual Event
Panelists to include Mike Hnatt (ShoWorks) and Michael Bleau (Event Hub)

1:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
<<TBD POWER TALK OR CHAMPIONS CIRCLE>>
 

2:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
The Ed Shed
Unite with Convention attendees and ignite your knowledge! Ed Shed educational activities include the 2020 Contest entries. Complimentary USBs featuring the award-winning contest entries are available, courtesy of the North Carolina State Fair. Contest winners can claim their plaques and certificates in the Ed Shed on Tuesday & Wednesday.

2:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
IAFE Trade Show
Walk through the aisles of nearly 300 exhibitors waiting to serve you and your fair. Find a partner in all things fair, including insurance, entertainment, website/ticketing, and more! When you need to take a break, enjoy a free beer – compliments of ConnectFun by Etix – in the IAFE Education Foundation Lounge.

 

2:15 p.m.-5:15 p.m.
Beyond the Booth Showcases

Equipment and Production Services provided by On Grounds Sound

3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
YPI Connect Hour
Are you age 40 or under? Come join your industry peers for this YPI session full of socializing, networking, and Zone gatherings. Get a chance to meet other YPI members in your area and those with similar job responsibilities! Hopefully, you can "connect" with someone new!
Sponsored by Haas & Wilkerson Insurance
    

3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
2020 & 2021 IAFE Committee Chairs Meeting
If you were a committee chair in 2020, or will be in 2021, this meeting is for you!

5:45 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
First-Timer Team Meetings
If you are a first-time attendee and participated in the First Friends reception on Sunday, take this opportunity to meet with your team leader to debrief about your day.

CONTACT US

3043 E. Cairo Street

Springfield, MO 65802

800.516.0313

iafe@fairsandexpos.com

QUESTIONS? CALL US AT 800.516.0313

OR LEAVE US A MESSAGE:

International Association of Fairs & Expositions
3043 E. Cairo St.
Springfield, MO  65802
www.fairsandexpos.com