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Program at a Glance

Take a peak at program highlights

Program at a Glance

Please note, times are subject to change.

All concurrent and general sessions will take place at the DeVos Convention Center.

Saturday, August 6

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11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.Registration
11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.Grand Rapids Beer Garden
11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.Pack Elephant Pop-Up Shop
1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.Destiny and Mercury Awards Lounge
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.Experience Grand Rapids Destination Immersions
3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.Experience Grand Rapids Destination Immersions

Sunday, August 7

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8:30 a.m.
5:30 p.m.Registration
8:30 a.m.
5:00 p.m.Grand Rapids Beer Garden
8:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.ESTO Cares
8:30 a.m.
5:30 p.m.Destiny and Mercury Awards Lounge
10:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m.Pack Elephant Pop-Up Shop
11:00 a.m.
12:30 p.m.DMO Hot Topics
12:30 p.m.
2:00 p.m.Solutions Hubs
2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m.Peer Open Forums
4:10 p.m.
4:30 p.m.
Break
4:35 p.m.
4:50 p.m.
Pecha Kucha
5:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m.
Keynote
6:15 p.m.
7:45 p.m.Welcome Reception
8:00 p.m.
11:00 p.m.
Late Night Reception sponsored by Zartico

Monday, August 8

Destination Day

Make sure to wear your favorite destination attire!

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7:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.Registration
7:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.Destiny and Mercury Awards Lounge
7:45 a.m.8:30 a.m.Networking Breakfast
8:30 a.m.9:00 a.m.Welcome
9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.Keynote
10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.Pack Elephant Pop-Up Shop
10:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.Break
10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.All Access Concurrent Sessions
10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.CEO Session
10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.State Sessions
11:45 a.m.12:50 p.m.Lunch
12:50 p.m.2:20 p.m.ESTOx
2:25 p.m.2:40 p.m.Pecha Kucha
2:40 p.m.3:00 p.m.Break
3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.All Access Concurrent Sessions
3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.CEO Sessions
5:30 p.m.11:59 p.m.Open Evening
6:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.Late Night Reception sponsored by Zartico

Tuesday, August 9

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7:30 a.m.2:00 p.m.Registration
7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.Destiny and Mercury Awards Lounge
8:15 a.m.9:00 a.m.Breakfast
8:40 a.m.8:55 a.m.Pecha Kucha
9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.Keynote
10:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.Break
10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.All Access Concurrent Sessions
10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.CEO Session
10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.State Sessions
11:45 a.m.1:15 p.m.Lunch
1:15 p.m.1:30 p.m.Pecha Kucha
1:30 p.m.2:30 p.m.Destination Shark Tank
2:30 p.m.2:50 p.m.Break
3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.All Access Concurrent Sessions
3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.CEO Sessions
6:30 p.m.7:15 p.m.Closing Reception
7:15 p.m.9:00 p.m.Destiny and Mercury Awards Dinner and Presentation