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How to Get Involved in the Showcasing Events

Showcasing Barter Sponsorship

Do you have a great product or services you want to showcase? Are you looking for exposure in front of potential new clients? A barter sponsorship could be the best option for you. In addition to event exposure, you’ll also receive the following benefits.

  • Listing in the sponsor signage at registration
  • Logo on website in our show app
  • Logo on showcasing event website
  • Logo on event sponsors website
  • Online directory listing
  • Free VIP exhibit hall passes for you to invite your clients and colleagues
  • Education passes for our CMP approved education courses
  • Booth space on the trade show floor
  • Event tickets to the sponsored event
  • Advertising in show magazines
  • Eblast to event attendees

*Actual benefits vary based upon level of commitment.

Showcasing Committee Member

The Showcasing Event Chair producer has the opportunity to build a Showcasing Event planning committee to help in the design and execution of the event. These committee members will help Event Chair producers in overall planning and development of the Showcasing Event. Committee members will work directly with event chairs on a variety of tasks needed throughout the process.

As a thank you for your involvement in the event, the show will provide you with a complimentary education pass for 2021.

It is an excellent opportunity to work on exciting events showcased to your peers!

Hands-on Hundred

Back for the 20th year…the show is offering a limited number of attendees the opportunity to fully experience Catersource + The Special Event 2021 by joining the Hands-on Hundred program. Attendees commit to volunteer a minimum of ten hours (2 five-hour shifts) on the set-up, on-site logistics and tear down for the social events related to the conference.

This program is a learning and hands-on experience. You will meet other participants, sponsors, committee chairs and staff from around the world. If you are new to the industry, looking for a different experience at the show, or just want to help out on-site… this program is for you!

Rave reviews from past participants:

“It was my first event and I attended by myself. The Hands-On Hundred program was a way to meet new people.”

“After attending for many years, the Hands-On Hundred was a terrific new dimension to the educational opportunities of the conference.”

You can register for the Hands-On Hundred program through the show registration page. The process is simple. Limited to the first 100 participants that register. There is not an application process. We take whoever is willing to roll up their sleeves and join the team.

If you have specific questions on Hand-On Hundred, please contact our Hands-On Hundred manager, Kari Strolberg at [email protected].

For more information on any of these opportunities, please contact Jesse Parziale at [email protected].