Thank you This live web event has ended. Thank you for attending. Contributors Amie Devine, CMP Director of Operations the Hybrid Group Chicago, IL Amie brings 23 years of expertise to the Hybrid Group from large scale network marketing events, continuing medical education conferences and convention management industry. Amie helps her clients to create highly customized events and provides a broad range of custom services including site selection, planning, registration and housing management, supplier procurement, budgeting, tradeshow management and much more. Amie has produced and managed meetings and conventions ranging in size from 100 to more than 7,500 attendees worldwide. She has managed several corporate travel incentive programs including full-ship international charters with Royal Caribbean, Norwegian and Carnival Cruise Lines. She has also served as CME Senior Meeting Manager at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine where she was responsible for ensuring CME activities sponsored by NU adhered to strict ACCME Guidelines and Standards via strict review processes overseen by ACCME compliance. Amie earned her professional certification as a CMP from the Convention Industry Council and received her B.A. degree in Social Work from Illinois State University. Over the years Amie has been involved with both PCMA and MPI as well attending IMEX on a yearly basis. Amie resides in Chicago and enjoys long range biking and hiking, as well as traveling. Cory Fransway, CMM Cory Fransway has served Experient clients as account manager since joining the company in 2004. In his current leadership role with Experient, he oversees a group of account teams that deliver a wide range of event management and tradeshow services including destination consulting, convention facility/hotel sourcing, contract negotiation, advance meeting/event planning and on-site logistics management, registration, housing, lead retrieval, and data analytics empowered by experience design and behavioral science. He has a depth of experience working in major domestic, as well as international, convention destinations. Cory has a keen mind for analysis focused toward ROI and a dedication to customer service and delivering strategic results for his clients. He enjoys the practical application of technology in his personal and professional life and is a student of how these tools are continually evolving and impacting the association and meeting environments. Cory’s portfolio of accounts is comprised of a diverse group of association clients. He has experience with membership and trade associations in the Medical, Scientific, Engineering, Legal, Transportation, Technology, Environmental, and Business Service fields.He has consulted with domestic and international associations located and/or meeting in EMEA and APAC.