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Introducing the iQmetrix Meetup

Our industry has changed; the conversation must change too. The iQmetrix Meetup is THE place to have those discussions. Mix with like-minded folks who share a passion for our industry. Let’s put our heads together, engage in hands-on learning, and strengthen our community.

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Reconnect

The iQmetrix Meetup is a unique opportunity to engage in thought-provoking discussions and build valuable relationships with your peers.

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Ramp-Up

Soak up knowledge from industry thought-leaders and sharpen your skills with boot-camp style RQ training. Get ready to be inspired!

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Recharge

Yoga, or something more high-energy, we're here to ensure you have fun and leave feeling reinvigorated. Relax, and let the good times roll.

Why Attend the Meetup?

 
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Win Our Dream Team

Simply register 4 or more people to attend the iQmetrix Meetup and be entered to win an on-site with 4 of our experts (valued at approximately $10,000).

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Agenda

Sunday

1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Registration

Sponsored by: Statflo

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Homecoming Reception

Sponsored by: Statflo

It’s back to school time at your alma mater, iQmetrix! To kick off 2 days of learning, we invite you to join us for a homecoming reception as we bring back the best that iQmetrix has to offer. Enjoy a delicious meal while having the opportunity to network with your peers and take part in some nostalgic activities. (Extreme beer pong, anyone?)

Monday

7:00 am - 8:00 am

Rise, Shine & Sweat

Good morning, sunshine! Enjoy an early morning group run through the beautiful grounds of the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess or opt for a slower pace and sign up for a morning yoga class to get your Zen on. (Don’t worry! No experience/yoga mat is needed.) Afterwards, enjoy a refreshing smoothie to kick-start your day. You’ve earned it!

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Breakfast

Sponsored by: C2Wireless

9:00 am - 10:30 am

iQmetrix Keynote

This legendary fan-favorite is where we reveal our latest product announcements and road maps. We can’t give away any hints in advance so make sure to grab your seat and be the first to see what we’ve got cookin’!

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Recharge: Mind, body, phone.

Sponsored by: Thomson Reuters

Grab a bite, charge your phone, and take a stroll through the wireless experience zone to see everything from complete mobile payments flows, to exciting integrated solutions, and future-thinking technologies such as VR, chatbots, and augmented reality.

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Industry Talks with Statflo and Otterbox and TESSCO

Fortune Telling: A Look into the Future of Alternative Payments

Speakers: Rob Tetlock + Tabitha Creighton

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Let's Get Visual! Employee Motivation Through Reporting

Speakers: Lauren Wilmsen + Kevin Wong

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12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Lunch

Sponsored by: C2Wireless

1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

Real Inventory Management

with Teresa VanderVeen + Adam Wiebe

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The Art of Automation: Set it and Forget it!

Speakers: Stacy Hamer + Joanne Helm

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Transformative Transactions: 10 Benefits of the Modern Payment System

Speakers: Rachel Liste + Tabitha Creighton

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2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Real Inventory Management - Q+A

Bring your laptop and join us for this extended session to maximize your hands-on training.

The Future is Mobile: How to Get Your In-Store Strategy In Line

Speakers: Kristen Scott + Joanne Helm

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You Don't Know What You Don't Know 2.0

Speakers: Stacy Hamer + Kris Rogers

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3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Recharge: Mind, body, phone.

Sponsored by: Thomson Reuters

Grab a bite, charge your phone, and take a stroll through the wireless experience zone to see everything from complete mobile payments flows, to exciting integrated solutions, and future-thinking technologies such as VR, chatbots, and augmented reality.

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Hell or High Water: How One Man Turned Wine into Water and Transformed Customers into Crusaders.

Inspirational Keynote: Doc Hendley

Learn the immense power of relationships to transcend perceived barriers prove the power of one to transform the impossible into the inevitable.

7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

iQmetrix Meetup

Carnival Reception

Step right up and join our carnival (minus the iffy rides)! Be ready to enjoy some delicious carnival fare, games, and entertainment.

Tuesday

7:00 am - 8:00 am

Rise, Shine & Sweat

Good morning, sunshine! Enjoy an early morning group run through the beautiful grounds of the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess or opt for a slower pace and sign up for a morning yoga class to get your Zen on. (Don’t worry! No experience/yoga mat is needed.) Afterwards, enjoy a refreshing smoothie to kick-start your day. You’ve earned it!

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Breakfast

Sponsored by: C2Wireless

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Unselling: The New Customer Experience

Industry Keynote with Scott Stratten

Scott's latest book, Unselling: The New Customer Experience is about the big picture: creating repeat customers, not one-time buyers. Create loyal clients that refer others, not faceless numbers. Becoming the go-to company for something, before they even need you.

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Recharge: Mind, body, phone.

Sponsored by: Thomson Reuters

Grab a bite, charge your phone, and take a stroll through the wireless experience zone to see everything from complete mobile payments flows, to exciting integrated solutions, and future-thinking technologies such as VR, chatbots, and augmented reality.

10:30 am - 11:10 am

Becoming a Data Driven Organization

Speakers: Lauren Wilmsen + Kevin Wong

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How to Effectively Integrate Dropship into Your Operations

Speakers: Jerome Valdez + Megan Howse

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WTF is an API?

Speakers: Samantha Rivera + Ashish Dange

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11:20 am - 12:00 pm

Becoming a Data Driven Organization - Q+A

Come prepared with your reporting questions for an in-depth Q+A with our experts.

The Future of Retail: Technologies That Need To Be On Your Radar Today

Speakers: Alen Puaca

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Business in the Front, Efficiency in the Back

Speakers: Teresa VanderVeen + Denice Bollinger

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12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Lunch

Sponsored by: C2Wireless

1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

Women in Wireless: Why Bridging the Gender Gap Matters to Everyone

Moderated by: Joanne Helm

Panel: Elizabeth Swann, Cricket + Jason Ellis, Spring Mobile & Simply Mac + JT Thome, Cellular Sales

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The State of Brick-and-Mortar Retail: What Omnichannel Means for Wireless

Speakers: Megan Howse + Marty Yaskowich

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2:00 pm - 2:55 pm

EMV 1,2,3: Insight into the EMV Liability Shift

Speakers: Rachel Liste + Tabitha Creighton

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Service & Repair: Unveiling Our Worst Kept Secret

Speakers: Kris Rogers + Kelly Jardine

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Also at the Meetup...

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Wireless Experience Zone

Take a walk through our interactive product showcase to experience a hands-on learning approach with our latest products. Test out new features for RQ, RQmobile, and mobile payments; browse through an interactive store setup; and dive into augmented reality with a virtual store tour.

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Ask an Expert Area

Have a specific question? Looking to spend a few minutes with an iQmetrix expert? Stop by the Ask an Expert station within our Wireless Experience Zone where we'll have experts in different areas stationed to help you out.

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Networking

Network with 100s of your peers and industry thought leaders during session breaks in our Networking Lounge, while enjoying a great meal, and partying it up at receptions during the Meetup.

Hotel & Travel

Live in the lap of luxury while you soak up the desert sun at the AAA Five Diamond award-winning resort, The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess. 

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iQmetrix has negotiated a rate of $239.

Make a Reservation

Or call 1-800-344-4758 and mention you are with the group “iQmetrix.”

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
7575 East Princess Drive
Scottsdale, AZ United States
85255

Travel Info

The nearest airport to the iQmetrix Meetup is the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX). The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is approximately a 30-minute drive from the airport.

We are pleased to offer flight discounts for Meetup travel through the following airlines:

  • Delta: Receive 2%-10% off published fares by using the account code NMQDM when booking. For reservations, call 1.800.328.111 or click here to book online. You can check flight schedules by visiting Delta.com.

  • Westjet: Receive 10%-15% off published fares by using the coupon code E18QWAG and the promo code PHX03 when booking. For reservations, call 1.888.937.8538 or click here to book online. You can check flight schedules by visiting Westjet.com.

Sponsors

Statflo
Qmadix
C2wireless
Thomson Reuters
Envision
Humanity
Hire Well Now
Gadget Guard
Tessco
Otter Box

Registration

Early Bird Registration
(ends July 31st)

Early Bird Registration has ended.

Regular Registration
(ends September 4th)

Regular Registration: $599

Last Minute Registration
(ends September 16th)

Last Minute Registration: $699

Every 4th registration is FREE (If you’re bringing 4 people, you only pay for 3; bring 8 people, only pay for 6, etc.)

 
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