Mark Haley of Smart City Networks to discuss the practice of providing in-house trade show services at convention centers

Mark Haley, president of Smart City Networks will be a featured speaker at the Midyear Meeting of the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE) being held in Washington D.C., May 31 through June 1.

IAEE’s Midyear Meeting offers tailored education and networking opportunities focused on the needs of exhibitions and events industry professionals.

A 30 year veteran of meetings and conventions industry, Haley will be a member of a panel discussing the evolving business practice of offering in-house services at convention centers and hotels. The session will look at the objectives of offering in-house exclusive services as well as the impact on event organizers, exhibitors and suppliers by engaging the audience in the discussion with the panelists.

In addition to Haley, the panel will include David Causton, general manager of McCormick Place; David Audrain, president and CEO of Clarion Events North America; Aaron Bludworth chief operation officer of Fern Exposition and Event Services; Glenda Brungardt, trade show event manager for Hewlett-Packard Company and Rick Simon, CEO and president of United Services Companies.

The panel will be held on Friday, June 1 at 8:45 a.m., and will be moderated by Steven Hacker, president of IAEE.

For more information on the IAEE Midyear Meeting and the panel discussion, please visit:–education/midyear-meeting/.


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