YP Newsletter - August 2015

August 12, 2015

In this Issue:

  • Teambuilding Event Registration
  • YP Annual Meeting Events
  • Call for Sponsors
  • Crowdfund a Scholarship

Teambuilding Event Registration
IAM-YPs will have the opportunity to walk the Gaslamp District during a scavenger hunt for this year's teambuilding event. 
YPs will split into teams and see who can answer the most clues in the hotel and the Gaslamp district. We will post more information regarding this teambuilding scavenger hunt in the next issue of the IAM-YP On The Move eNewsletter.  
Please complete the online registration form or contact Ayana Singhateh.  
YP Annual Meeting Events

The 53rd IAM Annual Meeting & Expo will be held October 18 - 21, at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego, California.  

Please check the Tentative Schedule at a Glance to schedule time to attend the IAM-YP events outlined below. 
Teambuilding Event - Scavenger Hunt   
Tuesday, October 7, at 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. 
Search for clues around the Gaslamp District of San Diego with a team of your fellow young professionals. Register here.
Welcome Reception
Tuesday, October 7, at 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. 
Come and mix it up with other YPs while IAM-YP leadership announces the scavenger hunt winners and thank our sponsors.
Membership Meeting
Monday, October 19, at 3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
This is a great opportunity to meet other YPs for a fun-filled speed networking event.  
Knowledge Lab Session: Boost Your Career, Learn from the Best  
Tuesday, October 20, at 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Professional development is an ongoing effort throughout career. President Terry Head will pose a very important question to the group to kick off this session. A panel of industry vets and young professionals will discuss how best to build industry expertise, the importance of mentorship, and how to advance in our profession. There will be a networking reception at the end of this session.

Social Mixer -The Tipsy Crow
Tuesday, October 20, at 9 p.m. - 2 a.m.
Purchase is not necessary for YPs however non-YPs can join the Social Mixer from 11pm onward. All they need to do is buy a ticket when they register for the Annual Meeting.

Next edition, we'll add a special Thank You to Our Sponsors section 
Call for Sponsors

Help support IAM-YPs and the growth of future leaders in our industry with one of the available Sponsorship Opportunities. 


For additional information, please contact Katia McKennon KatiaM@meetingmgmt.com. Sponsorship applications will only be accepted online.  
Crowdfund a Scholarship


The IAM Young Professionals (IAM-YP) are supporting education advancement through a $5000 crowdfunding campaign for the Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship Fund.


Anyone donating $40 or more will receive free admission to the FunD Night at the Annual Meeting.