Special event professionals from around the world will convene in Phoenix today for The Special Event 2002, sponsored by Special Events Magazine and CMI, both publications of Primedia Business Magazines & Media. The conference and trade show runs Jan. 9-12 at Phoenix Civic Plaza.
More than 300 exhibitors are expected to be on hand with the latest products and services for event professionals in lighting, linen, foodservice, decor, furniture, tabletop products and many more. The Special Event 2002 will also feature a full slate of education programs with prominent speakers addressing areas of importance to event professionals in corporate, hotel, social and Internet operations.
Highlights of today’s seminars will include the sessions “Managing Multiple Events Profitably,” “International Events With Ease” and “Negotiating Winning Agreements.” Attendees will kick off the conference with the Welcome Party at Patriot’s Square Park.
For more information, visit www.thespecialeventshow.com or call 800/288-8606.