Show Directory sponsored byVisit Newport Beach, California. Stand 1142 www.aibtm.com AIBTM 2011 Show Directory Networking Events 7AIBTM Hosted Buyers Ice Breaker Reception (invitation only)Co-sponsored by Visit Baltimore, this event is for Hosted Buyers and their Group leaders only. Join us for a great time and to socialize with fellow AIBTM attendees.Date: Tuesday, June 21Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Maryland Science Center CIC Hall of Leaders Gala (ticketed event) Celebrate as four distinguished honorees are inducted to the CIC Hall of Leaders. The 2011 honorees include leaders who have made a huge impact in the following arenas: airlines, convention centers, convention visitors bureaus, and exhibitions. The event includes a general reception followed by dinner and the induction program.Date: Tuesday, June 21Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmLocation: Baltimore Convention CenterVisit Baltimore Welcome Party The Visit Baltimore Welcome Party is open to all badgeholders. This event is a great opportunity to continue networking with colleagues and to toast a successful first day of exhibitions.Date: Wednesday, June 22Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLocation: Baltimore Convention Center Exhibit HallU2 Concert (ticketed event)Living legends of rock, U2, will be in Baltimore as part of their global 3600 Tour. AIBTM partnered with Visit Baltimore to provide more than 1000 tickets to our exhibitors and Hosted Buyers! If you didn't win tickets in our Exhibitor or Hosted Buyer Sweeps you can still check out the show - contact M&T Bank Stadium for more details. Date: Wednesday, June 22Time: 7:00 pmLocation: M&T Bank StadiumGlobe Restaurant Grab a quick bite with friends and colleagues at the Globe Restaurant. Located in the Exhibit Hall at the far end of the Global Village it is a great place to enjoy a relaxing moment without leaving the show flloor. The importance of networking in the meetings industry is an integral element of AIBTM. Almost as paramount as the show floor itself are the many opportunities AIBTM and America Meetings Week provides for you to meet new and old colleagues.
Show Directory sponsored byVisit Newport Beach, California. Stand 1142AIBTM 2011 Show Directory www.aibtm.com8 Event InformationOpening Hours for 2011Tuesday June 21 10:00 am - 5:00 pm (Education Day)Wednesday June 22 9:00 am - 10:00 am (Education)10:00 am - 6:00 pm (Exhibition Open)Thursday June 23 9:00 am - 10:00 am (Education)10:00 am - 5:00 pm (Exhibition Open)Coat Check with Luggage FacilitiesThe coat check is located on Level 2.ATM MachineThere are 2 ATMs. One is in the Pratt Street Lobby near the Starbucks seating area and the other is in the Charles Street Lobby near the North Show Office.Hosted Buyer LoungesThere are two Hosted Buyer Lounges on the show floor. The lounges provide Hosted Buyers with the opportunity to relax and network with colleagues in-between attending appointments with exhibitors. Internet Café Open to all, the NMR sponsored internet café is available for the duration of the event allowing easy access to email every day. Booth 1153. Baltimore Tourist InformationVisit Baltimore will operate an information desk in the Level 2 Lobby above the Hall A entrance throughout AIBTM. They will be able to offer you information on places of interest, restaurants, shopping, entertainment and local amenities to enjoy during your stay in Baltimore.Press OfficeThe AIBTM Press Offiice is located in the Level 1 Lobby to the left of the Hall A entrance. Here the international media will find resources dedicated for their use. Press Conference Room Exhibitors have the opportunity to hold small press conferences for up to 30 people. Please go to the Press Office if you would like to book a Press Conference. Room 306. AIBTM PhotographerOur professional photographers will be available at the Press Center to assist you with all your photographic needs. Show Daily Newspaper - pick up your copyAIBTM 2011 will have its own daily publication, created and produced by the editorial team behind Convene, the award-winning magazine of the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA). The Show Daily will be delivered to your hotel room each morning and copies will also be available in the Baltimore Convention Center Lobby. The Show Daily Office will be located in room 305.Reed Travel Exhibitions Portfolio BoothMeet the team, reserve your space for next year, and discover more about Reed Exhibitions and our Global Portfolio of Meetings and Events Exhibitions. Booth 941. Show Office Located in the Main Lobby next to the Hall C entrance.Global Media Partners LoungePick up a copy from one of the many leading trade publications on display in the Media Partners Lounge. Booth 451.SocialTech ClinicLearn the ins and outs of social media and how to utilize these tools in your professional growth. No appointment is necessary for a quick session at this informal help desk staffed with experts who can provide basic support and ideas. Booth 1710.Globe RestaurantLocated at the far end of the global village it is a great place to enjoy a relaxing moment without leaving the show floor. You can find the Globe Restaurant in the 1800 aisle.House of Ruth Maryland Donation BoxesAIBTM is collecting necessary items for one of the most comprehensive domestic violence centers in the country, House of Ruth Maryland. Please put your donation of NEW items in the House of Ruth Maryland box located in the lobby.