The Global Networking Experience, more commonly known as GNEX Conference has confirmed that it has exceeded its original target of attracting senior-level vacation industry executives from more than 100 companies to its 10th Anniversary event at the luxurious Bellagio Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, 18-21 February 2020.
Spanning five continents, The Registry Collection offers its members access to more than 240 luxurious resorts around the globe. Members at exclusive affiliated properties are enrolled into the program, providing a world of luxury vacation opportunities and experiences in many of the most desirable resort destinations – from urban to beach and mountain to eco-resort.
Leena Patel’s high-impact presentation about Future-Focused Strategies will delve into the three key ideas that are disrupting the travel, hotel and resort industry, and then how to leverage that disruption for engagement and business growth – based on her ground-breaking recent research and extensive work with big businesses.
Peter Rona will deliver a presentation that details the merits of “Smarter Renovations With Procurement Services”. This session will look at what needs to be taken into consideration when embarking on major resort renovations, or when building a new resort. Covering do’s and don’ts of FF&E budgeting, scheduling and procurement the session will educate on topics from choosing the right design, products and quantities to weeding through suppliers, evaluating quotations and avoiding delays.
“Debrief to Win”, is an incredibly powerful presentation by a former Air Force Fighter Weapons School Instructor about practicing accountability in a way where team members learn through their mistakes to be their best; where team members’ heroics are regularly celebrated, and where even in the face of failure team members walk away motivated and inspired to try again. It’s about harnessing the power of what high-performing teams the world over use to achieve excellence.
David will deliver a presentation on “How To Effectively Communicate With Today’s Buyers” which looks at the continual evolution in consumer behavior combined with increasing vacation options at their disposal. The session will address the importance of understanding the personality types of prospective buyers and improving communication strategies for each.
GNEX 2020 in Las Vegas is already slated to be the most attended event to date and now organizers have announced another optional event – a golf tournament at Shadow Creek Golf Club. Primarily reserved for MGM Resorts International high-rollers and celebrities, this elusive course will be available for a small group of GNEX Conference attendees that are prepared to pay green fees, slated to be the most expensive there is!
“Light has enjoyed sponsoring GNEX for the past eight years and look forward to participating in the 10th Anniversary event. The conference is intimate and spread over several days giving us time to have meaningful conversations with everybody, rather than quick “let’s follow up afterwards” exchanges.” Says Steve Pentland, CEO, Light.
GNEX 2020 Conference, which will be held in Las Vegas at the Bellagio Hotel and Casino from February 18-21, 2020 has announced that Paige Lawrence, a 2014 Olympian will participate as an X-TALK speaker for the upcoming 10th Anniversary event.
Attendees will be invited to a red-carpet event at the multi-award-winning Sundance Helicopters Private Terminal at McCarran International Airport for a Welcome Party with a difference. Not only will guests enjoy the opportunity to network over drinks and appetizers, but they will also get to share an unforgettable experience with industry peers as they soar above the city lights.