VenueConnect 2019

Educate. Advocate. Inspire.

Join us July 21-24 for the 94th annual VenueConnect Conference and Trade Show in Chicago. VenueConnect hosts more than 2,000 professionals from a spectrum of public assembly venues including arenas, convention centers, amphitheaters, fairgrounds, performing arts centers, stadiums, universities, and more. VC19 is the only industry conference that provides targeted education, and brings attendees together to create valuable professional connections, explore new and innovative ideas in the venue management industry, tour venues across all sectors, and learn from leaders in the field.

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Get down and dirty with IAVM’s interactive, hands-on BootCamp experience at VenueConnect. These small group, hands on sessions will provide participants with an even greater understanding of venue-specific operations.

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Education Sessions

Experience educational sessions designed to increase revenues and reduce expenses, enhance safety & security, sales and marketing trends, ticketing, guest services, diversity and inclusion, and so much more.

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Are you a venue professional seeking to make purchases for your venue soon? Join us for DirectConnect , our hosted buyer program!

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Optional Tours

Want to see more of Chicago while you are at VenueConnect? Don’t forget to register for one or more of our optional tours!

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