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Education Workshops & Vendor Training - Dallas

 *Draft Schedule and Session Topics. Topics and Times are Subject to Change.

Thursday, August 16

Pre-event - Invitation Only

Start End Description Location
5:00 PM 7:00 PM Instructor - Mentor Workshop (Invitation Only) C141
4:00 PM 8:00 PM Hertz & Audison - Basic to Masters DSP Training (Invitation Only)
C140

Friday, August 17

Start End Description Location
7:30 A 5:30 P Event Registration
Hall C Lobby
8:00 A 9:20 A Enclosure Design with a Purpose
Ballroom C1
8:00 A 9:20 A Selling DSP: Technical Explanations & Sale Approaches
Ballroom C2
8:00 A 9:20 A Understanding Your Store Numbers
Ballroom C3
9:30 A 10:50 A Tools of the Trade: Multimeters, Scopes & Polarity Testers
Ballroom C1
9:30 A 10:50 A Identifing & Troubleshooting your Sales Process
Ballroom C2
9:30 A 10:50 A Branding your Business & Yourself
Ballroom C3
11:00 A 12:20 P School of Sound - Know the Foundation - Part 1
Ballroom C1
11:00 A 12:20 P The Value of Advanced (Custom) Installation: Bidding the Job Ballroom C2
11:00 A 12:20 P Leading Your Team to Achieve Greatness
Ballroom C3
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Lunch Concession
C100
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1:45 P 2:45 P Hertz Audison
C140
1:45 P 2:45 P Metra C141
1:45 P 2:45 P Rockford Fosgate
C142
1:45 P 2:45 P Atrend  C143
1:45 P 2:45 P AudioControl C144
1:45 P 2:45 P Arc Audio  C145
1:45 P 2:45 P Hybrid Audio Technologies
C146
1:45 P 2:45 P Voxx Electronics  C148
1:45 P 2:45 P No Limits C149
1:45 P 2:45 P Race Sport Lighting  C154
1:45 P 2:45 P Wet Sounds  C155
1:45 P 2:45 P Vendor Training - Open C156
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3:00 P 4:00 P JL Audio
C140
3:00 P 4:00 P Firstech C141
3:00 P 4:00 P DD Audio C142
3:00 P 4:00 P Waylens  C143
3:00 P 4:00 P Sony C144
3:00 P 4:00 P Arc Audio
C145
3:00 P 4:00 P Escort C146
3:00 P 4:00 P JVC C148
3:00 P 4:00 P Vendor Training - Open
C149
3:00 P 4:00 P NavTV C154
3:00 P 4:00 P Orca - Focal
C155
3:00 P 4:00 P Directed C156
4:00 P 8:00 P Mobile Electronics Show Exhibit Floor Hall C
4:00 P
8:00 P Beer & Business Networking
Hall C
8:15 P 10:30 P Night School - Owner's Only Roundtable (Invitation Only)
Ballroom C3
8:15 P 10:30 P Night School - Sales/Marketing Ballroom C2
8:15 P 10:30 P Night School - School of Sound - Building on the Foundation - Part 2 Ballroom C1

Saturday, August 18

Start End Description Location
7:30 A 5:00 P Registration Hall C Lobby
8:00 A 9:20 A Tuning it Right the First Time
Ballroom C1
8:00 A 9:20 A Demonstration and Delivery that Leave a Great Impression
Ballroom C2
8:00 A 9:20 A Tracking & Dashboards: Know What to Track & How to React Ballroom C3
9:30 A 10:50 A The Technicians Guide to the Universe Ballroom C1
9:30 A 10:50 A Social Marketing - Mastering One (Facebook-Instagram-YouTube)
Ballroom C2
9:30 A 10:50 A Building a Sellable Business
Ballroom C3
11:00 A 12:20 P The Four Questions: Essential Tests for OEM Audio Integration
Ballroom C1
11:00 A 12:20 P Making the Investment: Custom Fabrication Business Ballroom C2
11:00 A 12:20 P Understanding Cash Flow: Managing your Money
Ballroom C3
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Start End Description Location
11:30 A 4:30 P Mobile Electronics Exhibit Floor Open Hall C
11:30 A 1:30 P Lunch Concession Open Hall C
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4:45 P 5:45 P JL Audio C140
4:45 P 5:45 P Firstech
C141
4:45 P 5:45 P AAMP Global - Phoenix Gold & Stinger
C142
4:45 P 5:45 P AudioControl C143
4:45 P 5:45 P Hertz Audison C144
4:45 P 5:45 P Sony C145
4:45 P 5:45 P Kenwood
C146
4:45 P 5:45 P Alpine
C148
4:45 P 5:45 P Waylens   C149
4:45 P 5:45 P Directed C154
4:45 P 5:45 P Escort C155
4:45 P 5:45 P Metra C156
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6:00 P 7:00 P JL Audio C140
6:00 P 7:00 P ADS - iDatalink Maestro
C141
6:00 P 7:00 P AAMP Global - PAC & Echomaster C142
6:00 P 7:00 P Hybrid Audio Technologies C143
6:00 P 7:00 P DD Audio C144
6:00 P 7:00 P Sony
C145
6:00 P 7:00 P K40
C146
6:00 P 7:00 P SounDigital
C148
6:00 P 7:00 P Vendor Training - Open
C149
6:00 P 7:00 P Omega Research
C154
6:00 P 7:00 P Rockford Fosgate C155
6:00 P 7:00 P Orca - Mosconi
C156
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6:45 P 7:30 P MEA Town Hall Reception Hall C Lobby
7:30 P 8:30 P Keynote/Town Hall Meeting Ballroom C3
8:30 P 11:30 P Sponsored Event - Live Music Ballroom C

Sunday, August 19

Start End Description Location
7:30 A 5:00 P Event Registration Hall C Lobby
8:00 A 9:20 A Remote Starter Technology: Troubleshooting Techniques
Ballroom C1
8:00 A 9:20 A Selling with Confidence
Ballroom C2
8:00 A 9:20 A Mastering Dealership Work: Part One
Ballroom C3
9:30 A 10:50 A Advanced Brackets: Building, Mounting and Structural Integrity Ballroom C1
9:30 A 10:50 A Public Relations: Building Awarness in your Local Market
Ballroom C2
9:30 A 10:50 A Mastering Dealership Work: Part Two
Ballroom C3
11:00 A 12:20 P The Fundamentals of 3D Printing for Production
Ballroom C1
11:00 A 12:20 P The Four Modes and the Four Steps
Ballroom C2
11:00 A 12:20 P Creating a Sucessful DSP Business
Ballroom C3
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12:00 P 3:00 P Mobile Electronics Exhibit Floor Open
Hall C
12:00 P 2:00 P Lunch Concession Open
Hall C
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Start End Manufacturer/Brand Location
3:30 P 4:30 P JL Audio C140
3:30 P 4:30 P ADS iDatastart
C141
3:30 P 4:30 P Sony C142
3:30 P 4:30 P Vendor Training - Open
C143
3:30 P 4:30 P Kenwood C144
3:30 P 4:30 P Ground Zero C145
3:30 P 4:30 P Alpine C146
3:30 P 4:30 P Directed C148
3:30 P 4:30 P Vendor Training - Open
C149
3:30 P 4:30 P K40 C154
3:30 P 4:30 P Kingpin University
C155
3:30 P 4:30 P Rockford Fosgate C156
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4:45 P 5:45 P Orca - Illusion
C140
4:45 P
5:45 P
Atrend C141
4:45 P 5:45 P Vendor Training - Open
C142
4:45 P 5:45 P MMATS
C143
4:45 P 5:45 P Vendor Training - Open C144
4:45 P 5:45 P Wet Sounds
C145
4:45 P 5:45 P Vendor Training - Open C146
4:45 P 5:45 P Directed C148
4:45 P 5:45 P USASPEC C149
4:45 P 5:45 P Vendor Training - Open C154
4:45 P 5:45 P Kingpin University C155
4:45 P 5:45 P Vendor Training - Open C156
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6:30 P 7:00 P ME Industry Awards Reception Ballroom C
7:00 P 8:00 P ME Industry Awards Banquet Ballroom C
8:00 P 10:00 P ME Industry Awards Ballroom C


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