Celebrating 20 Years
Washington DC, November 3
Worldwide Online Platform, November 1-5
Source: ECEF 2020 Post-Event Survey, November 2020
New for 2021: In-Person Engagement + Online Flexibility
Top-to-top networking. More time and more options than ever before.
Video Introductions start on Monday. Video gallery makes networking more productive.
Research that brings real-world decisions into focus.
Sam Lippman's "5 Data Points in 5 Minutes" kicks off the program.
Four C-level sessions and live speaker Q&A.
Breakout sessions immerse you in facilitated online discussions with up to 20 event executives.
Welcome Reception on Tuesday, November 2 kicks off the in-person networking.
TechDemo — Get your hands on the latest event tech.
TechDemo Passes for five of your staff and technologists on Thursday and Friday. Schedule in Eastern Time.
Networking lunch will broaden your contacts and resources.
Speed Networking maximizes your contacts among the A-list.
- All Access: In-Person+Digital
$695; $795 as of September 1
$395 each additional registration from the same organization.
- Digital-Only – $145
Reserve Lodging at a Special Rate
Reserve a room at Hyatt Regency Crystal City At Reagan National Airport at the special ECEF rate of $239 + tax per night as long as rooms are available. Availability at the ECEF rate are limited. If the group rate is no longer available, prevailing rates may be offered for some or all of your stay. If you need additional assistance, please contact the hotel at 877-803-7534. Make your reservations here.
Map, Directions, Parking, and Transportation
View an interactive map, get driving directions, see parking options, and discover additional transporation options here.
Substitutions and Cancellations
- Eligible substitutions can be made at any time.
- Digital-Only ECEF: Registration fees are fully refundable on or before October 30.
- All-Access ECEF: Registration fees are fully refundable on or before October 25.
Only Leaders Accepted
ECEF connects the leaders of the exhibition and convention industry. This year, those connections will be more valuable than ever.
Executives look to ECEF for top-to-top networking, forward-looking insights, and hidden opportunities.
Topics are always timely, challenging, and presented by experts with a C-level point of view.
Clients expect an open and spirited peer exchange. And they get it.
ECEF delivers targeted executive-level content and networking.
Take away actionable ideas and valuable contacts that will benefit your brand, your event, your organization, and your career.
Sam Lippman's presentation of "5 Data Points in 5 Minutes" sets the tone for a fast-paced day.
Technology & Networking Experience
Event technology products and services are proliferating and improving at an ever-quickening pace. Both in-person and online ECEF registrations include exclusive executive access to TechDemo on Wednesday, November 3. Plus, receive five TechDemo guest passes your technologists, staff, and consultants can use for online access on Thursday and Friday. Discover innovations from event tech leaders. Engage with solutions from these vendors ... and more to come:
- Convention Data Services (CDS)
- Freeman: Research and Measurement
- Freeman: OnlineEvent Pro Platform
- Gather Voices
- Map Your Show
- Maritz Global Events