IFEA 64th Annual Convention & Expo IFEA 64th Annual Convention & Expo

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Sunday, September 22, 2019

- EDT (Part 1 of 2)
- EDT
- EDT (Part 2 of 2)

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

- EDT
Educational Breakout
IFEA 64th Annual Convention Open: Bold Choices: Ensuring Our Successes & Legacies
Steven Wood Schmader
Steven Wood Schmader International Festivals & Events Association (IFEA World), President & CEO
Keli O'Neill Wenzel, CFEE
Keli O'Neill Wenzel, CFEE O'Neill Marketing & Event Management, President & CEO
Janet Landey, CFEE
Janet Landey, CFEE Institute of Events Management, IFEA Africa President; 2019 IFEA World Board Chair
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Event Security for Nervous Times
Steven Adelman
Steven Adelman Adelman Law Group, PLLC , Principal, Event Safety Alliance, Vice President
- EDT
- EDT
- EDT
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Affinity Group: Arts Events
Stephen King, CFEE
Stephen King, CFEE Des Moines Arts Festival, Executive Director
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Affinity Group: CEO's
Jim Holt, CFEE
Jim Holt, CFEE Memphis in May International Festival, President & CEO
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Affinity Group: Cities & Municipalities
Jazelle Jones
Jazelle Jones City of Philadelphia, Deputy Managing Director and Director of Operations
- EDT
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Affinity Group: Event Education
Ira Rosen, MA, CFEE
Ira Rosen, MA, CFEE Temple University School of Sport Tourism and Hospitality Management, Assistant Professor/Program Director - Event Leadership Executive Certificate Program
- EDT
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Affinity Group: Parades
Ed Bautista, CFEE
Ed Bautista, CFEE Bautista Event Specialists Team (BEST), Chief Creative and Strategic Officer, Chief Creative & Strategic Officer
- EDT
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Affinity Group: Risk Management
Peter Ashwin
Peter Ashwin Event Risk Management Solutions, Principal
- EDT
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Affinity Group: Tourism Agencies
Gayle Hall, CFEE
Gayle Hall, CFEE Grapevine, Texas Convention & Visitors Bureau, Director of Festivals & Events
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Affinity Group: Volunteer Programs
Kim Lowell-Leverett
Kim Lowell-Leverett The Parade Company, Director of Volunteer Services & Tours
- EDT
- EDT
Awards Program
IFEA / Haas & Wilkerson Insurance 25th Anniversary Pinnacle Awards Presentation
Steven Wood Schmader
Steven Wood Schmader International Festivals & Events Association (IFEA World), President & CEO
Andrew Vandepopulier
Andrew Vandepopulier Haas & Wilkerson Insurance, Producer - Festival Specialist

Thursday, September 26, 2019

- EDT
- EDT
- EDT
- EDT
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Strengthening Our Partnerships and Mutual Success with Concessionaires 
Rey O'Day
Rey O'Day National Independent Concessionaires Association (NICA), Executive Director
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Analytical Ideas to Improve Your Festivals and Generate Revenue
Vern Biaett, Jr., CFEE
Vern Biaett, Jr., CFEE High Point University, Chair, Assistant Professor, Event Management Dept.
- EDT
- EDT
Educational Breakout
So there has been an accident, now what?
Andrew Vandepopulier
Andrew Vandepopulier Haas & Wilkerson Insurance, Producer - Festival Specialist
Carol Porter
Carol Porter Haas & Wilkerson Insurance, Producer
- EDT

Friday, September 27, 2019

- EDT
- EDT
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Location, Location, Location - The Critical Impact of Event Space and Protecting Yours
Jim Holt, CFEE
Jim Holt, CFEE Memphis in May International Festival, President & CEO
Keli O'Neill Wenzel, CFEE
Keli O'Neill Wenzel, CFEE O'Neill Marketing & Event Management, President & CEO
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Revitalizing a Community Through Events
David Knutson
David Knutson City of Santa Clarita Arts & Events Division, Event Administrator
Lisa Potvin, CFEE
Lisa Potvin, CFEE City of Santa Clarita Arts & Events Division, Event Coordinator
- EDT
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Elevating the Conversation
Diana Mayhew, CFEE
Diana Mayhew, CFEE National Cherry Blossom Festival, President
- EDT (Part 1 of 2)
Educational Breakout
Practical Marketing Tips for Practically Insane Ideas
Rich Neumann
Rich Neumann City of Westminster, Marketing Supervisor
Leah Krumpholz
Leah Krumpholz City of Westminster, Colorado, Marketing Coordinator
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Protecting Soft Targets and Crowded Places: Options & Alternatives in an Uncertain World
Peter Ashwin
Peter Ashwin Event Risk Management Solutions, Principal
Michael Stewart
Michael Stewart Department of Homeland Security, Sports Leagues/ Outdoor Events Subsector
Doug DeLancey, CPP, PMP
Doug DeLancey, CPP, PMP Department of Homeland Security, Chief, Counter-Improvised Explosive Device Strategy, Integration and Communications Section, Office for Bombing Prevention
Anthony Vernon
Anthony Vernon Blerter, Head of Major Accounts and Partnerships |
David Olivares, CFEE
David Olivares, CFEE Kaliff Insurance, Director of Sales
Robert Mooney
Robert Mooney Department of Homeland Security, Protective Security Advisor
Robert Allen
Robert Allen City of Philadelphia, Assistant Managing Director, Office of Special Events
- EDT
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Comfort Zone: Stepping Outside of Ours to Create Experiences for Others
Nicole Miller
Nicole Miller Autism Society, Tidewater, Virginia, Resource Coordinator
Jan Hodgson
Jan Hodgson Autism Society, Tidewater, Virginia, Co-President
Douglas Panto
Douglas Panto Alzheimer's Association of Southeastern Virginia, Community Programs Manager
- EDT
Educational Breakout
Eye on the Future: Succession Planning at Every Level
Ira Rosen, MA, CFEE
Ira Rosen, MA, CFEE Temple University School of Sport Tourism and Hospitality Management, Assistant Professor/Program Director - Event Leadership Executive Certificate Program
- EDT (Part 2 of 2)
Educational Breakout
Practical Marketing Tips for Practically Insane Ideas
Rich Neumann
Rich Neumann City of Westminster, Marketing Supervisor
Leah Krumpholz
Leah Krumpholz City of Westminster, Colorado, Marketing Coordinator
- EDT