President, Lippman Connects
Sam Lippman, President and Founder of Lippman Connects, has more than three decades of hands-on experience producing exhibitions and conventions. Prior to starting Lippman Connects, he produced international exhibitions (CES, GRAPH EXPO and PRINT) and conventions (National Computer Conference). Sam produces and facilitates Exhibition and Convention Executives Forum (ECEF), Attendee Acquisition Roundtable (AAR) Exhibit Sales Roundtable (ESR), Large Show Roundtable (LSR), Midsize Show Roundtable (MSR), and Digital Summit. Sam is also a sought-after speaker and moderator and is often quoted by the media. He is an active member of the International Association of Exhibition and Events (IAEE), Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA), and the Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO). Sam is a relentless champion of professional development through networking, information-sharing, and the pursuit of excellence. He was presented an IAEE Merit Award for his contributions.