Speaker Center

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Welcome to the Interop New York 2013 Speaker Center!

Conference Info

Dates:
September 30 – October 4, 2013

Location:
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
655 West 34th Street
New York, NY 10001

This center is designed to help speakers and instructors plan their engagements at Interop New York. The conference will take place September 30 – October 4, 2013 at:

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
655 West 34th Street
New York, NY 10001

Registration

As a speaker at Interop New York, you will receive complimentary registration to the conference and we will take care of your registration. You can retrieve your Speaker Badge at Speaker Services located in 1E04 on Level 1 of the Convention Center. The 1E Hallway is located near the 34th Street side of the Convention Center. Download a printable version of the venue floor plan.


Speaker Tasks

To-Dos


Important Dates & Deadlines

September 6 Additional Audio Visual Requests Due
September 6 Speaker Bio & Photo Due
September 9Hotel Reservations Cutoff  
September 20Presentation Slides Due
September 20Submit Signed Speaker Agreement
 

Your Conference Team

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Colleen Kraskiewicz
Conference Operations Manager Cell: (630) 432-3842
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Madeline McCaffrey
Conference Content Coordinator
Office: (415) 947-6250
 

Tell the World You Are Speaking at Interop New York!

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Invite your Friends and Colleagues to Interop New York!

Provide your friends and colleagues with promotional code DISPEAKER for a free Expo Pass or 25% off the on-site price of an All Access or Conference Pass.

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Facebook

If you're not already, become a fan of Interop and RSVP for Interop New York. Invite your friends to become fans and RSVP to Interop New York as well. Post information on the Interop page about your session.

Sample Update

  • I'll be speaking at Interop New York - the leading business technology event. Join me there and learn all about today's top business technology priorities — including networking, virtualization, cloud computing & big data, wireless & mobility, information security and more. Receive 20% off the onsite price of a Conference Package or register for a Free Expo Pass with Priority Code "DISPEAKER". http://tinyurl.com/chrevcw
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LinkedIn

Join the Interop Group and start a discussion around your session and invite your friends to join the discussion.

Sample Update

  • I'll be speaking at Interop New York - the leading business technology event. Join me there and learn all about today's top business technology priorities — including networking, virtualization, cloud computing & big data, wireless & mobility, information security and more. Receive 20% off the onsite price of a Conference Package or register for a Free Expo Pass with Priority Code "DISPEAKER". http://tinyurl.com/chrevcw
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Twitter

Follow us. Use #interop-related tweets and we'll retweet as appropriate.

Sample Tweets


Public Relations Tools for Speakers: Press Release Guidelines

Interop offers an amazing audience to target for an announcement about your participation. No other business technology event brings the same impressive and accessible blend of media, exhibitors and attendees together. We encourage you to write and distribute news about your participation at Interop and have put together the following press release guidelines.

  • The date and location of the event should be included in the first paragraph: Interop New York, happening September 30 - October 4, 2013 at the Javits Convention Center.
  • Event boilerplate should be included in the press release:
    About Interop
    Interop® delivers engaging experiences for IT professionals across the globe. Through in-depth education, community, news, real-world demonstrations and hands-on access to the latest technology, Interop serves as an unbiased source of learning and connection for IT pros, helping them drive business success and build for the future. The flagship event, Interop Las Vegas, is held each spring, with additional events in New York, Mumbai and Tokyo. Interop is a cornerstone in the UBM Tech family of global brands attracting tens of thousands of IT professionals each year.

If you would like to include a quote from Interop GM, Jennifer Jessup, send your release and suggested quote for review and approval to Joylyn Tanner at . Please allow 24-48 hours turnaround time.

For further information on promoting your participation at Interop New York, please contact Joylyn Tanner, Senior PR Manager at .


Speaker Benefits

Publicity

As a Speaker, your name, title, company, and biography will be featured on the Interop New York 2013 website.

Complimentary Registration for the Entire Event **

We welcome you, as a speaker, to attend the entire event, including all conference sessions, demonstrations and exhibits, as well as all meals and social functions. You will be exempt from any conference registration fee.

Three Complimentary Single Session Passes **

You will receive (3) complimentary session passes to be used in the session in which you are speaking. These passes can be given to three guests of your choice. These passes can be requested in Speaker Services when you arrive on-site at the event. Please note each guest will need to register for a complimentary expo pass to use in conjunction with the session pass. These passes are not valid for Interop workshops taking place Monday, September 30th and Tuesday, October 1st.

Access to Speaker Services

Speaker Services is a place for you to relax, prepare for your session or have small meetings. You will have access to Speaker Services during the conference located in Room 1E04 on the 1st Level of the Javits Convention Center. Speaker Services will be open:

Speaker Service Hours
Monday, September 30 7:30AM – 5:00PM
Tuesday, October 1 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Wednesday, October 2 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Thursday, October 3 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Friday, October 4 8:00AM – 1:00PM
 

Registration Discounts for Friends and Family

Give your friends and family a 25% discount*** with code DISPEAKER on the on-site price of the All Access and Conference pass. All passes include access to the Exhibition, Keynotes, and a full calendar of free sessions. They will love you for it, if they don't already do.

* Benefits are non-transferable.

** Complimentary Registration and Single Session Passes are only valid for the Interop New York 2013 Conference, Wednesday, October 2nd through Friday, October 4th. They are not valid for pre-conference Workshop days.

*** 25% off discount applies to All Access and Conference Passes or for a free Expo pass. Discount calculated based on the on-site price and not combinable with other offers. Offer good on new registrations only. Prices after discount applied:

  • All Access Pass: $2,474
  • Conference + 1-Day Workshop: $2,174
  • Conference Pass: $1,799