Thousands of restoration, remediation and cleaning professionals are converging on Las Vegas, Nev. this month for The EXPERIENCE Convention & Trade Show.
The three-day event, running Sept. 9-11, is jam-packed with educational sessions, a professional speaking contest, hands-on and live product demonstrations, networking time, tons of giveaways, and more.
If you want to get the most out of The EXPERIENCE, download the MyExperience app. It allows you to create a profile, set up a personalized agenda, create meetings, connect with other attendees, and even... if you're very active... win an iPad!
Here's a a look at the agenda:
Trade Show Hall Hours
Wednesday, Sept 9: 4 - 8 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 10: 2 - 7 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 11: 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
7 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Exhibitor Registration (setup 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.)
7 a.m. – 8 p.m.: Attendee Registration
8:30 – 11:45 a.m.: Gold Sponsored Sessions
- The Fast-Track to a Constant Flow of High-Paying Jobs
- How Innovative Products Can Make You Money
- Money, Marketing & Motivation
- Mold Beware! The Why, How & How Much of the BactiBarrier Antimicrobial System
- Dispelling the Water-Only Rinse Myth – The Science Behind Why You Should be Using Rinse Agents
- Totally Trashed to Totally Terrific! Cleaning Strategies for Restaurants, Apartments & Rentals
- What’s Up with Facebook! Creating a Strategic Facebook Ad Campaign
11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Lunch (on your own)
1 – 4 p.m.: Programs (check agenda for specific times)
- Opening Session Welcome & Announcements
- Professional Speaking Contest
- Custom Builders – Tile & Stone Maintenance Strategies
- Chemicals in Remediation
- Catastrophe Planning & Execution
4 – 8 p.m.: The EXPERIENCE Grand Opening of the 2015 Trade Show Hall
6:30 p.m.: Reception: Let’s Celebrate!
7:45 p.m.: MyExperience App: Apple-A-Day Giveaway
8 a.m. – 7 p.m.: Attendee Registration
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.: Classroom Experience
- The 7 Fastest Ways to the Cash in Your Cleaning Business (Part 1)
- Soap-Free vs. Detergents
- ICRA Comprehensive Certification Program: Ready for Something New?
- Carpet & Fabric Protectors Tested Independently
9:40 – 10:40 a.m.: Gold Sponsored Sessions
- The 7 Fastest Ways to the Cash in Your Cleaning Business (Part 2)
- The Future of Truckmounts & the Vehicles They Are Installed In
- The Super Bright Future of the Restoration Business
- Airmovers Confidential
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Keynote - Leave a Legacy! Action the Focuses on Moving Listeners to Action
12:30 – 2 p.m.: Lunch (on your own)
2 – 7 p.m.: Trade Show Open
7:30 – 9:30 p.m.: Pool Party
8:15 p.m.: Speaking Contest Winners Announced, Ralph Bloss Award, Apple-a-Day Giveaway
9:30 – 11 p.m.: Slot Tournament
8 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Attendee Registration
8:30 – 11:25 a.m.: Programs
- 8:30 – 9:20 a.m.
o Infectious Diseases (part 1)
o How to Grow a Thriving Business
o Client Whispering 101: A Cleaners Guide to More Repeat Referrals & Business
- 9:30 – 10:20 a.m.
o Infectious Diseases (part 2)
o Mark Saiger, STILL Doing it Different! Two Vans at the Same Time
o Drying Difficult Structural Situations & Components
- 10:30 – 11:45 a.m.
o How to Stop Being a Slave to Your Business & Transform it into a Predictable, Profitable, Turnkey Operation
o Content is KING! But, what is content and how to apply content on your site?
o Setting Up Drying Systems to Promote Better Evaporation, Maximizing Vapor Pressure Differentials & Simplifying Psychometrics
11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Trade Show Open
2:30 p.m.: Apple-a-Day Giveaway
2:45 p.m.: Major Prize Giveaways
Click here to head to the official website of The EXPERIENCE Convention & Trade Show.