San Francisco
The Battery Penthouse
717 Battery St San Francisco, CA 94111
May 3, 2022
8:30-9:30 Breakfast
9:30-12:00 Program
12:00-13:00 Lunch
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-15:20 Program
15:00-16:00 Networking + Drinks
Join Hopin and a group of fellow San Francisco event professionals for a three-hour morning program to connect, learn, and grow. Arrive at 8:30am for coffee, breakfast, and to network with the Hopin Team and event industry peers – we hope you can join us!
08:30AM-9:30AM

Guest Arrivals + Breakfast + Networking

We encourage you to come early to meet the Hopin Team, grab a bite of breakfast, and network with event industry peers.

09:30AM-09:35AM

Welcome Remarks

Mike Kostow
Mike Kostow

Chief Business Officer, Hopin

09:35AM-10:15AM

The State of Hybrid Events

What is a hybrid event, really? Hear from event professionals who are charting the course and why there’s no one-size-fits-all approach to planning hybrid events.

Mike Kostow
Lauren Sommers

Interim CMO, Hopin

Mike Kostow
Nizar Ahmed

Senior Manager of Collaboration and Media Services,​ ​Dropbox

Mike Kostow
Dani Marie Lamas

Head of Strategic Events, Credit Karma

Mike Kostow

10:15AM-10:30AM

The Experiential Imperative: A New Approach to Events

Events are at a turning point. We’re at a point where we have to decide which direction to take. Do we continue down the same path, or do we take a new one?

Mike Kostow
Brianna Haag

Director of Demand Generation, Hopin

10:35AM-10:55AM

From URL to IRL: Returning Onsite in 2022

While real progress has been made in the return to physical gatherings, new and interesting challenges await. Hear the experiences of those who are navigating the uncertainty.

Mike Kostow
Rhonda Scher

Senior Account Executive, Hopin

Ame Rose Hernandez
Ame Rose Hernandez

Sr. Events Program Manager, LinkedIn

10:55AM-11:15AM

We'll have time to network with event industry peers and meet the Hopin team.

NETWORKING BREAK

11:05AM-11:35AM

Hopin Events Product Showcase

Hear directly from our Product team about the latest new features released for Hopin Events and get a sneak peek into what we're building!

Mike Kostow
Matt Sanders

Manager, Product Marketing, Hopin

Mike Kostow
Laura Battersby

Senior Sales Engineer, Hopin

11:40AM-11:55AM

Dear {{EVENT LEAD NAME}}

Marketing and sales alignment is paramount — especially when it comes to following up with event leads. Learn the best practices for turning attendees into customers.

Russell Murphy
Russell Murphy

VP of Sales and Business Development, Hopin

12:00PM - 01:00PM

Lunch + Networking

The #EventProof Schedule

12:00-13:00

Guest Arrivals + Lunch + Networking

We encourage you to come early to meet the Hopin Team, grab a bite of lunch, and network with event industry peers.

13:00-13:45

The State of Hybrid Events

What is a hybrid event, really? Hear from event professionals who are charting the course and why there’s no one-size-fits-all approach to planning hybrid events.

Mike Kostow
Lauren Sommers

Interim CMO, Hopin

Mike Kostow
Nizar Ahmed

Senior Manager of Collaboration and Media Services,​ ​Dropbox

Mike Kostow
Dani Marie Lamas

Head of Strategic Events, Credit Karma

Mike Kostow

13:50-14:10

The Experiential Imperative: A New Approach to Events

Events are at a turning point. We’re at a point where we have to decide which direction to take. Do we continue down the same path, or do we take a new one?

Mike Kostow
Brianna Haag

Director of Demand Generation, Hopin

14:15-14:35

From URL to IRL: Returning Onsite in 2022

While real progress has been made in the return to physical gatherings, new and interesting challenges await. Hear the experiences of those who are navigating the uncertainty.

Mike Kostow
Rhonda Scher

Senior Account Executive, Hopin

Ame Rose Hernandez
Ame Rose Hernandez

Sr. Events Program Manager, LinkedIn

14:35-14:45

NETWORKING BREAK

We'll have time to network with event industry peers and meet the Hopin team.

14:55-15:20

Hopin Events Product Showcase

Hear directly from our Product team about the latest new features released for Hopin Events and get a sneak peek into what we're building!

Mike Kostow
Matt Sanders

Manager, Product Marketing, Hopin

Mike Kostow
Laura Battersby

Senior Sales Engineer, Hopin

15:20 - 16:00

Networking + Drinks