7:30 am
8:30 am
Courtney Richman
Courtney Richman
Vice President, Sales & Marketing
The CM Group

8:35 am
Sandy Biback
Sandy Biback
CMP Emeritus, CMM, Founder
Meeting Professionals Against Human Trafficking (MPAHT)

9:05 am
  • Learn why it is important to make a mindset shift from “work and life balance” to a “whole living” approach
  • Understand techniques to help yourself and others live and work in a balanced and authentic way
  • Gain strategies to mitigate stress and frustration
Andi Campbell
Andi Campbell
Senior Vice President, People and Culture
LAZ Parking

9:35 am
  • Learn about recent developments in GDPR and how they impact health care meetings
  • Gain insight on the CA Consumer Privacy Act: What should meeting planners prepare for?
  • What’s ahead? Navigate key regulations locally and globally


Kathy Grau
Kathy Grau
Chief Strategist
Grau Consulting LLC,


Jacqueline Beaulieu
Jacqueline Beaulieu, HMCC
Director, Strategic Marketing and Client Engagement
Poretta & Orr

Kimberly Foley
Kimberly Foley
Principal, Foley Consulting;
Former Senior Director, Event Marketing, Philips Healthcare

Marty MacKay
Marty MacKay, DMCP
Hosts Global Alliance

Dawn M. Will
Dawn M. Will, MBA, HMCC
Senior Director, Meetings and Conventions, Commercial Operations
Regeneron Healthcare Solutions

10:25 am
  • Hear cross sector perspectives to improve meeting planning efficiency
  • Discuss tips to identify and solve pressing challenges
  • Understand the importance of internal and external collaboration to bring innovation to meetings
Madelyn Archibald
Madelyn Archibald
Compliance Analyst
Merz North America

Agnès Canonica
Agnès Canonica, CMP, CMM, HMCC
Global Account Director, Corporate Meetings and Events

Megan Higgins
Megan Higgins, CMP, HMCC
Senior Clinical Events Specialist
Corindus Vascular Robotics

Lisa Keilty
Lisa Keilty
Senior Director, Compliance and Operations
Maritz Global Events

Meredith Luzietti
Meredith Luzietti
North America Account Manager, Merck Travel, Meetings & Cards

Marnie Oswald
Marnie Oswald, CMP, CSEP, HMCC
Sr Manager, Global Meetings & Events
CSL Behring


Courtney Richman
Courtney Richman
Vice President, Sales & Marketing
The CM Group

11:40 am