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PartySlate’s 2-Day Virtual Conference, The Main Event, Attracts More Than 1,800 Attendees With Lineup of 24+ Leaders & Influencers

On December 16 and 17, PartySlate hosted its first-ever 2-day virtual conference: The Main Event. More than 1,800 people tuned in from all over the world as dozens of event industry leaders and influencers discussed wedding and event trends for 2021, the future of destination events, and much more. 

“PartySlate has hosted more than 40 weekly digital events since the pandemic began last spring,” said PartySlate Co-Founder and CEO Julie Roth Novack. “Our goal was always to help event professionals during this especially challenging time, and The Main Event took that goal to the next level.”

Each day of The Main Event featured an engaging lineup of panels and keynote discussions on various topics. Click on the session name below to view the recording. Day one panels included:

Highlights of the second day of The Main Event included:

Attendees enjoyed incredible keynote discussions; including wedding trends for 2021 with celebrity wedding and event planner Mindy Weiss of Mindy Weiss Party Consultants, the future of destination events with international event planner Colin Cowie of Colin Cowie Lifestyle, and the state of restaurants and catering with Top Chef winner Stephanie Izard of Goat Group Catering.

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In addition to partnering with PartySlate premium members for engaging panel discussions, PartySlate included helpful and educational digital marketing webinars focused on helping people build their brands through social media marketing and search engine optimization (SEO). 

PartySlate’s Senior Events Manager Kylie Humbard planned, produced, and executed the high-profile virtual conference in just under seven weeks.

“As we approached the end of a very challenging year, we knew we had to do something big to support the event industry and end 2020 on a high note,” said Humbard. “The response we received was overwhelming, and I look forward to producing more high-impact virtual events in 2021.”

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