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1,500 Event Professionals Expected To Gather At BizBash Live: The Expo, South Florida On May 25
BizBash Live: The Expo Returns With a New Roster of Thought Leaders & Event Innovators, Featuring Speakers from Colin Cowie Celebrations, Twitter, Zappos & more

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 25, BizBash Live: The Expo returns to the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center with a new roster of industry all-stars, ideas, and inspiration for event organizers. The renowned TED-inspired conference— the Event Innovation Forum — returns as part of the lineup with presentations from some of the top names in events, including Kristine Yapp of Twitter, Julie Lindenman of Colin Cowie Celebrations, Sharon Fisher of Play With a Purpose, Ivan Druzic and Matt McCoubrey from Mosaic, Christina Houghton of Jack Morton, Joe Panepinto of Genuine, and many others.

Kristine Yapp of Twitter will take attendees through the process of "Journey Mapping," sharing tips on how to create the ultimate live experience; the team from Mosaic will share behind-the-scenes insight into how to create truly immersive experiences at events by explaining how it created a feast for the five senses when reimagining a meal for the Stella Artois brand; Julie Lindenman from Colin Cowie Celebrations will share insight into what event professionals can learn from the world of weddings, and Barbara Cobas from Royal Caribbean International will explain what event sponsors really want.

Also at BizBash Live: The Expo, the Workshop Series will open the day with hands-on learning from industry influencers, covering everything from social media and sponsorship to budgeting and brainstorming. Following a sold-out debut, the Design Luncheon will return with a new theme—showcasing the five elements from an ancient Tao perspective—earth, wood, water, metal, and fire.  The BizBash Live Exhibit Floor will showcase the latest and most inspiring event and meeting trends and technologies from more than 100 companies.

The full list of speakers, topics, and registration information can be found at For media coverage, please contact Grazia Mohren at

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For further information: Grazia Mohren, BizBash Media, 646-839-6896,