California Means Business.
Enhance your skills, network with industry leaders and drive more business at Connect California—the event for planners and suppliers focused on national association, corporate and international meetings and events in California. Experience a quality packed day of general sessions, roundtables, preset appointments and networking.
Connect California is the business marketplace where RFPs are placed, dates are secured and relationships are developed for future business.
Subject to Change
|Tuesday, March 13|
|Wednesday, March 14|
Darrell Hammond, Sr.
|Rick Altman has been hired by hundreds of companies, spoken before tens of thousands of professionals and read by millions of people—all of whom seek better results with their presentation content and delivery. He covers the whole presentation industry, from message crafting and design to slide creation, software technique and delivery. He is the host of the Presentation Summit, now in its 15th season as the most prominent learning event for the presentation community. Away from the conference, he regularly leads private workshops within organizations.||Darrell’s 30-year career in human resources led to many years in increasingly responsible executive positions. He has over 15 years as a master trainer and executive coach. As an advisor and consultant to boards, executives, teams, corporations, numerous government agencies, elected officials and nonprofit leadership teams, Darrell has expertise and passion for teambuilding, leadership and organizational effectiveness. He is known for his energy, humor, analogies and straight-talking style.|