2016 Red Diamond Congress
April 25 thru April 28, 2016
The E2MA Red Diamond Congress will bring together our community of exhibit and event marketers, and EAC suppliers, along with all other industry stakeholders to develop actionable ideas and solutions that can provide for industry growth and success.
The Networking Events at E2MA RDC will also make this year's event engaging and fun.
New for the 2016 Red Diamond Congress, the RDC edcuational program will include offsite back-of-the-house tours at locations like the Orange County Convention Center and SeaWorld. This will be your chance to get up on the catwalks at the convention center and go back stage at SeaWorld for an entirely new view of these meetings and events venues.
On Tuesday and Wednesday evening, meet and mingle with fellow members, and industry colleagues at the conclusion of the conference day.
BEST Awards at the RDC
featuring The Expo Group Exhibit Marketer of the Year Award
New for the 2016
Red Diamond Congress, the E2MA, in partnership with Exhibit City News, will be hosting the 1st Annual BEST Awards to celebrate the Best in Exhibit Servicing and Technology. Nominate your favorite supplier today.
The BEST Awards will be available in 12 different exhibitor service categories including AV, Carpet/Flooring, Exhibit Design & Production, I&D, and Transportation among others. As the most inclusive association in the trade show industry, we also plan to recognize the BEST show management organization, the BEST Convention Center, and the BEST Union Local, among others.
The BEST Awards Banquet will also recognize the E2MA Member of the Year, the Intrepid Award
winner, and the 4th
annual Exhibit Marketer of the Year Award - sponsored
by The Expo Group. The Exhibit Marketer of the Year Awards honor
exhibit marketers who exhibit characteristics that create value in
corporate event programs like attention to detail, creativity and
innovation. Nominate your favorite exhibit marketer today!
Dinner with Strangers
Back by popular demand, the RDC will once again feature our Dinner with Strangers. You'll have an opportunity on
Tuesday, April 26th to go to dinner with 8 to 12 of your peers plus a lead
facilitator who will engage all in a compelling conversation about
issues and challenges of exhibit and event marketing. It's a great
way to meet colleagues, make friends, and find solutions to your most
vexing problems. All registrants will be allowed to sign up for Dinner with Strangers at RDC Registration.