Conference Schedule

French Lick, Indiana - October . 4 thru 6 . 2020

SMMC 2020 OFFICIAL HOTEL:

French Lick Resort – PH: 888-936-9360 – 8670 West State Road 56, French Lick, IN 47432

MEETING PLANNERS HOTEL
Meeting Planners make reservations through SMMC Conference office by contacting Angela at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 800-628-0993.
Room and tax are included in your registration fee for October 4 and 5 only. Incidental charges are the responsibility of the individual delegate. Upon check in a major credit card will be requested from the hotel for incidentals.

TRAVEL INDUSTRY HOTEL
Hotel rooms and incidental charges are the responsibility of all travel industry delegates.
Make reservations directly with the
French Lick Resort – PH: 888-936-9360 – 8670 West State Road 56, French Lick, IN 47432

 

Sunday . October 4 . 2020

  • Noon : Conference Registration : Welcome to Small Market Meetings Conference, meet the staff that will take care of you for the next three days.
  • 5:00 PM : Keynote Address : A motivational kickoff that will give you great ideas for setting up your meeting.
  • 6:30 PM : Opening Reception & Entertainment : Today’s dinner & entertainment has a few surprises in store for our guests. This event is always the top rated function with the travel industry.

Monday . October 5 . 2020

  • 8:00 AM : Breakfast : Start your day with colleagues in an atmosphere designed to boost the thought process for a great day.
  • 9:15 AM : Seminar : This Seminar is designed to help you dealing with contract issues relating to your meetings and conferences.
  • 10:15 AM : SMMC Marketplace I : Meeting planners and industry delegates meet for one-on-one discussions for potential business opportunities and computer generated appointments. Network with meeting planners and travel industry from around the country that can increase your knowledge and business.
  • 12:30 PM : Official Luncheon : This luncheon features entertainment and information from a new meeting destination. This is a great opportunity to gain knowledge on where to plan your next meeting.
  • 2:30 PM : City Sightseeing Tours : Enjoy a tour of our host city - French Lick, Indiana. Experience our host city like no other. Learn about its history and great entertainment spots! Travel Industry joins with Meeting Planners for further time to solidify relationships.
  • 6:30 PM : Dine Around : French Lick, Indiana has a great evening event planned for us.

Tuesday . October 6 . 2020

  • 8:00 AM : Breakfast : Start your day with colleagues in an atmosphere designed to boost the thought process for a great day.
  • 9:15 AM : Seminar : A topic that is always of great interest to meeting planners.
  • 10:30 AM : SMMC Marketplace II : Meeting planners and industry delegates meet for one-on-one discussions for potential business opportunities and computer generated appointments. Network with meeting planners and travel industry from around the country that can increase your knowledge and business.
  • 1:30 PM : Closing Luncheon : The Closing Luncheon is designed to review the information and contacts you have collected and discuss this NEW Meeting Market. This luncheon features entertainment from our 2021 Conference Host destination... TBA!