PAMPI Education Institute
    Educational Institute

    April 19, 2016
    9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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    The Event Center at SugarHouse Casino
    1001 North Delaware Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19125


    2016 PAMPI Education Institute


    8:30am - 9:00am Registration

    9:00am - 10:15am


    Breakfast and Keynote
    Pulling in the Same Direction: Sled Dog Wisdom on Wildy Successful Meetings and Events
    Chris Heeter

    10:30am - 11:45am      





    Concurrent Sessions
    Cutting-Edge Legal Issues in Today's Meetings...and How to Solve Them!
    Josh Grimes, Esq., Grimes Law Offices, LLC.

    The Ultimate Guide to Event Wi-Fi
    Matt Harvey and Ken Kirsh, PSAV

    Career Management 2.0
    Dawn Rasmussen

    12:00pm - 1:45pm Lunch and Keynote
    Meeting Planning is a Marathon!
    Matt Jones

    2:00pm - 3:15pm





    Concurrent Sessions
    A Recipe for Success
    Tracy Stuckrath, CSEP, CMM, CHC, CFPM

    Meetings Financial Management
    Karen M. King, CMP, CMM

    Healthcare Compliance: Trends and Changes Affecting our Industry
    Pat Schaumann, CMP, CSEP, DMCP, HMCC

    3:15pm - 3:45pm Break

    3:45pm - 5:00pm





    Concurrent Sessions
    Let Your Meetings Soar Into the Cloud
    Jeff Rasco, CMP, Attendee Management, Inc.

    Turn your Tradeshow Booth into a Cash Machine!
    Ron Rosenberg, Quality Talk

    Panel Discussion: Networking - In Sight...In Mind!
    Jim Cohn, Moderator

    5:15pm - 6:00pm

    Round Table Discussions

    6:00pm Event Ends

    What is Education Institute? 

    All day event providing the opportunity to network and learn from industry professionals.  Attendees may earn up to 5 CE credits towards your CMP or CMP recertification.

    Click here to learn more about the sessions and speakers!

    Keynote Speakers:

    Meeting Planning is a Marathon
    Matt Jones
    Matt Jones Info

    Pulling in the Same Direction: Sled Dog Wisdom on Wildly Successful Meetings and Events
    Chris Heeter
    Chris Heeter Info

    Concurrent Sessions:

    The Ultimate Guide to Event Wi-Fi
    Matt Harvey and Ken Kirsh, PSAV
    PSAV Info

    Cutting-Edge Legal Issues in Today's Meetings ... and How to Solve Them!
    Josh Grimes, Esq., Grimes Law Offices, LLC.

    Josh Grimes Info

    Career Management 2.0: Building A Long-Term Career Strategy
    Dawn Rasmussen

    Dawn Rasmussen Info

    Meetings Financial Management
    Karen King-Watt, CMP, CMM

    A Recipe for Success
    Tracy Stuckrath, CSEP, CMM, CHC, CFPM

    Tracy Stuckrath Info

    Let Your Meetings Soar Into the Cloud 
    Jeff Rasco

    Jeff Rasco Info

    Turn Your Trade-Show Booth Into a Cash Machine!
    Ron Rosenberg

    Ron Rosenberg Info

    Healthcare Compliance: Trends and Changes Affecting our Industry
    Pat Schaumann, CMP, CSEP, DMCP, HMCC

    Thank you to our Sponsors:



    Look Who's Coming: 

    Name Company
    Susan Adelizzi-Schmidt Suasion Communications Group
    Christa Adkins Young Presidents Organization
    Lindsay Ancarrow Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board
    Courtney Babcock Chester County Convention & Visitors Bureau
    Nicole R Benner, CMP Blank Rome LLP
    Jessica Bittmann, CMP Greater Wilmington Convention and Visitors Bureau
    Penny Brady Hershey Harrisburg Regional Visitors Bureau
    Cathy Briggs, CMP Maritz Travel
    Barbara Caccamo Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa
    Gwen Cantarera, CMP Pursuit Healthcare Advisors
    brittany caserta Eventions Productions
    Tim Mrosko Eventions Productions
    Erin Cavanagh, CMP SEI
    Emily J Ciancio, CMP Nemours
    Jim Cohn Mid-Atlantic Events Magazine
    Casey Rock Mid Atlantic Events Magazine
    Stacy Degon SEI
    Jennifer Lynn Deitch-Van Keuren Vanguard
    Nicole Di Mattia Crowne Plaza Philadelphia West Hotel
    Catherine L Diem Hilton Hotels Worldwide Sales
    Amanda Dravecz Sands Bethlehem 
    Caitlin Druding University of Pennsylvania Conference Services
    Brian Follett DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia - Valley Forge
    CyndiLou Foster Spooky Nook Sports & Events/Warehouse Hotel at the Nook
    Jenny Girvin, CMP Vanguard
    Julie Green Davis etouches
    Cindy S. Hamilton Marriott Hotels International
    Ashley M. Hardison Nittany Lion Inn|Penn Stater Conference Ctr. Hotel
    Gina Harrigan Caesars Entertainment
    Maureen Hennessey New Jersey meetings + events & Pennsylvania meetings + events
    Mary Molly C. Hess CSL Behring
    Michael Hochman Caesars Entertainment
    David Michael Jackson, CMP Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau
    Melani Jaffe JR Global Events
    Pamela James Resorts Casino Hotel
    Elisa L. Jaworski The Nashville Convention & Visitors Corporation
    Linda M. Jones, CMP Pennsylvania Convention Center
    Shira Jones, CMP SEI Investments
    Cynthia Jordan Dechert LLP
    Christopher Keane, CMP Omni Hotels & Resorts
    Steve Kearney PSAV Convention & Tradeshow Division
    Grant Kehler Caesars Entertainment, Inc.
    Karen King Meeting Strategists, LLC
    Matt Jones  
    Chris Heeter The Wild Institute
    Dawn Rasmussen Pathfinder Writing and Career Services
    Tracy Stuckrath Thrive! Meetings & Events
    Jeff Rasco attendee management inc.
    Ron Rosenberg Quality Talk, Inc.
    Pat Schaumann MPI Academy
    Josh Grimes Grimes Law Offices, LLC
    Ken Kirsh Ken Kirsh
    Matt Harvey PSAV
    Dave Stout PSAV
    Lynne Kopchains, CMP  
    Valerie A. Lagana, CMP GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceutical
    Danielle Nicole Laws, CMP American Board of Internal Medicine
    Samantha Laws, CMP American Board of Internal Medicine
    Elaine Leies, supplier Camelback Lodge & Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark
    Tim Lescoe The Ritz-Carlton & JW Marriott Hotels Orlando, Grande Lakes
    Marnie Levin, CMP CSL Behring
    Scott Lewis Sands Bethlehem
    Alyssa Lippincott Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem
    Jeannette M. Lupachino, CMM Jeannette Lupachino & Assoc
    Anne M Madden, CMP Maritz Travel Company
    Sarah Mainhart, Supplier Cort Event Furnishings
    Jodi Markizon, CMP Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Nancy Masino  
    Kellie Mayrides, CMP Select Event Group
    Lori Melocchi, SMMC,HMCC CWT Meetings and Events
    Randy Misko The Shawnee Inn
    Hilary Mitnick Dave & Buster`s
    Britny Molloy Perelman Quadrangle at the University of Pennsylvania
    Cathie Myers Best Friends Animal Society
    Frank Nolan Valley Forge  Tourism & Convention Board
    Maya A Northen, CTA Chimera Travel
    Krista Ostrander The Reeds at Shelter Haven
    Jim M. O`Donnell, MTHM Destination Hotels & Resorts
    Courtney M. Papp, CMP ASPAN
    Nick Pawlow Nick Pawlow
    Linsey Poletti, CMP SEI
    Susan Powell  
    Julie Rice, CMP Skytop Lodge
    Jennifer Schlag-Donaway Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
    Katie T Schultz Chubb Hotel & Conference Center
    Sandy Sipe Radisson Hotel Harrisburg
    Raymond F Smith, CMP Vanguard
    Kelly B. Sophy, CMP CMM Aesculap, Inc
    --guest name not entered--  
    Natalie Spacco Gray Consulting International Meetings & Incentives
    Theresa Stevens The Grand Hotel
    Alison Suralik Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel
    Wendy Sutowski, CMP The American College of Financial Services
    Lisa M Taulane, CMP  
    Caryn L. Taylor-Lucia, CMP SEI Investments
    Kelley S Thwaite, CMP Experient/KM Event Productions, LLC
    Nicol Villani Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem
    Taddeo von Gleichen Kimpton Hotels of Philadelphia
    Marci Warhoftig  
    Cameron R Wicks Cenero LLC
    Kiki Liu Drexel University
    Natasha Wilson Temple University
    Beverly R Wise George Washington Event Management Certificate Program
    Debra D. Woodard GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals
    Laura Lee Wren Kalahari Resort & Convention Center