BiG Conference Schedule

Franklin, TN  |  October 25 - 27, 2019

OFFICIAL CONFERENCE HOTEL
Franklin Marriott Cool Springs
700 Cool Springs Blvd, Franklin, TN 37067
PH: (615) 261-6100

ROOMS : Boomer Planner Delegates Make Reservations thru BiG office 800-628-0993
Travel Industry Room Blocks Will Be Available Soon, TBA

 

Friday, October 25, 2019

  • Noon : Conference Registration : 
Welcome to BiG Travel Conference, meet the staff that will take care of you for the next three days, and network with like minded boomers and travel industry delegates
  • 6:30 PM : Opening Icebreaker Reception 
: Cocktail reception with hors d’ oeuvres served for all delegates in a networking atmosphere.

 

Saturday, October 26, 2019

  • 8:00 AM : Breakfast : Start your day with at this energizing breakfast. With plenty of hot and cold options, including eggs, bacon, fruit, oatmeal, breakfast potatoes and pastries just to name a few delicious items for your choosing.
  • 9:15 AM : Seminar : This great program will help you grow.
  • 9:25 AM : Keynote Address : Going BiG with delivering customer experience.
  • 10:15 AM : Marketplace I : Travel planners and industry delegates meet for one-on-one discussions for potential business opportunities and computer generated appointments. Meet travel planners from around the country that can deliver Tour Groups from their community outreach to your destination.
  • 10:15 AM : AgriTourism World Summit I : This great program will help you grow.
  • 1:00 PM : Official Luncheon : This is a great networking opportunity.
  • 2:30 PM : Sightseeing tours : Enjoy the sights and sounds of our host city. Learn of its history and entertainment spots. A great time for delegates to network.
  • 6:30 PM : Reception & Entertainment : The is the place to be for tonight's festivities. Enjoy the reception and entertainment at this special event.

 

Sunday, October 27, 2019

  • 8:00 AM : Breakfast : Start your day with at this energizing breakfast. With plenty of hot and cold options, including eggs, bacon, fruit, oatmeal, breakfast potatoes and pastries just to name a few delicious items for your choosing.
  • 9:15 AM : Vendor Spotlight : Learn more about the Vendors.
  • 9:20 AM : Destination Showcase : Highlighting the latest "hot" destinations!
  • 9:45 AM : Marketplace II : Travel Planners and industry delegates meet for one-on-one discussions for potential business opportunities and computer generated appointments. Meet travel planners from around the country that can deliver Tour Groups from their community outreach to your destination.
  • 9:45 AM : AgriTourism World Summit II : This great program will help you grow.
  • 12:30 PM : Closing Luncheon : Sponsored by the 2020 Host.
  • 1:00 PM : Shuttle departs for airport.