LOS ANGELES, April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Plans have been announced for the Opening Celebration at Meetings Quest inBloomington, Minnesota, July 13–14. Hosted by the Bloomington Convention & Visitors Bureau, Meetings Quest is the nation's longest-running series of educational and networking events for corporate and association meeting planners.
"Meetings Quest aims to allow our attendees to experience some of what makes our host destinations unique," said Timothy Schneider, publisher of Association News, which organizes Meetings Quest. "Our Opening Celebration for Meetings Quest inBloomington will do that in a very memorable way."
In addition to the Opening Celebration, Meetings Quest in Bloomington will include a half-day of hot-topic educational programming featuring expert presenters, a keynote address and an afternoon appointment-based expo. Steven Hacker, author of the monthly "Association Doctor" column for Association News, will facilitate a Learning Lab on crisis management and event security. Jennifer Hoff of Taffy Event Strategies will lead a session on how drones are redefining the future of events.
The entertaining keynote address will feature IndyCar racing legend Lyn St. James, who will share insights on how to develop a viable action plan that can help meeting planners accelerate their success. Meeting Quest in Bloomington will conclude with an afternoon trade show, at which destinations from across the country will exhibit.
For further information, please visit MeetingsQuest.com or call (877) 577-3700. In addition to Meetings Quest in Bloomington in July, upcoming Meetings Quest events will be held in Atlantic City, New Jersey, and on Mississippi's Gulf Coast. Click here to watch the Meetings Quest overview. Click here to read more.