David Benitez is the co-founder of Content Cocktails and he is a very passionate individual on human interactions in a humane kind of way! He is very dedicated to support the different destinations to better adapt and to reach out to the Global Meetings Industry community in the most effective way.  David is also an expert.. read more →

Lubo is the founder of Kruzky v Skole where they organize meaningful activities for children (between 3 and 12). He is the meeting designer at meetingdesign.sk, where he helps clients designing effective and efficient meetings and events. He is also the founder of Extraordinary event agency, where he works as the Client Happiness Manager. Lubo.. read more →

Ivo is the owner and Managing director of ENITED Business Events. It all began in 1998 with a shared passion: Ivo Franschitz and his business partner, Rosa B. Reyero Miguelez, founder thier company in Vienna-dm&c| destination management and consulting- and transformed their vision of contemporary live communication in to a reality. Moving away from the.. read more →

Laura Lopez is the Senior Community Manager at the Washington, D.C.-based event planning software company, Social Tables. The award-winning platform has been used to source, plan and execute over one million events since 2011. The company has 4,000 customers in 100 countries and has been recognized as one of the best places to work in.. read more →

Eric Ly is founder and CEO of Presdo, a company that provides Presdo Match, an event app platform for attendee engagement and event ROI.  Presdo Match has facilitated relationships for hundreds of thousands of event attendees at thousands of conferences.  Eric was also co-founder of LinkedIn, the world’s leading professional network.  At LinkedIn, Eric helped.. read more →

Mark Cooper of the United Kingdom is the chief executive officer of IACC. Following a thorough global search, IACC announced the appointment of Cooper, in October, 2012. Cooper brings to IACC 25 years of experience in the global meetings industry working for both U.S. and U.K.based organisations, in a number of leadership roles requiring a.. read more →

Matt is the President of The Hill Group. This is Matt Hill’s 28th year of training exhibit staffs. He has trained over 60,000 exhibit staff personnel from around the world. Some of his clients include Microsoft, GE, Toshiba Medical Systems, Adobe, Intel, Hewlett-Packard, Medtronic, and Apple. Matt has published three books about working in a.. read more →

Fredrik Hoel is the CEO and a co-founder of EventEye, an innovative event app that puts a large emphasis on ease of use and attendee experience. He is passionate about technology and how we can connect digital experiences to the real world. This focus lead him to the meeting and event industry a few years.. read more →

Nick Ruffles is head of project management and a senior member of the events team with experience and expertise in all areas of project management, delegate logistics, venue sourcing, supplier management, client liaison, risk assessment and health and safety management. Nick has worked with some of drp’s biggest clients and brands such as Triumph Motorcycles.. read more →

John has over 30 years of experience in the events industry as a PCO and technology specialist. He spent the first 14 years of his career as a PCO with Congrex, before starting Shocklogic in 1997. As well as being an ICCA member for 26 years, he has also been on the ICCA board of.. read more →