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2017 ISPA CONFERENCE & EXPO What’s in the Hub? 1. Just off the Expo floor, you’ll find The Hub. What’s The Hub, you ask? It’s the perfect place to meet and network with fellow attendees, relax between sessions, or take a break from the Expo floor. In The Hub you’ll find: ISPA RESOURCE CENTER. As soon as you enter The charge your devices and use one of the provided computers to catch up on emails, social media, etc. Hub, you’ll see the ISPA Resource Center. Here you can find members of ISPA’s staff who will be able to help answer any questions you may have. You can also purchase valuable ISPA research and resources like textbooks and PDS recordings. The ISPA Resource Center will also have ISPA Conference maps, brochures and ISPA Foundation Auction catalogs. SECOND STAGE. Between sessions, exhibitor appoint- ments and networking, pop over to the Second Stage, which features short, 15-minute educational presentations from experts on marketing, leadership, social media and more. ISPA FOUNDATION LIVE & SILENT AUCTIONS. Help support the spa industry by stopping by the ISPA Foundation Auctions and bidding on vacation packages, product packages and one-of-a-kind collectables donated by your industry peers. On-site silent auction bidding opens at 11:15 am. Monday, Oct. 15 and will close at the end of the ISPA Foundation Live Auction, which will be from 5 to 6:30 pm on Tuesday, Oct. 17. packing for a few days in vegas 2. 3. What to Pack can be daunting: you never know what you’ll encounter. Here are a few items you won’t want to forget: 1. Business cards Don’t leave home without your business cards! Err on the side of caution and bring more than you HEADSHOT STATION. Across from the ISPA Foundation Auctions is the popular Headshot Station. This is a great opportunity for you to update your professional headshot, which is ideal for networking and media (hint: you need one to be featured in Pulse). Make Up Factory will also have a Make Up Touch Up Station to help you look your best for the camera. 4. 5. TECHNOLOGY LOUNGE. On the opposite side of The Hub, you’ll find the Technology Lounge. Here you can think you need. You never know who you’ll meet! 2. Comfortable, yet professional clothing At the ISPA Conference, there is no set dress code, but know that ISPA attendees are typically in professional dress throughout the week. We suggest dressing professionally, but you’ll want to be comfortable. The days are long! 3. An extra bag You’ll collect so many treasures throughout the week, you’ll want to bring an empty bag to tote it all home. If not, you can always Thank You Sponsors! PLATINUM [ comfort zone ] Essie HydroPeptide ResortSuite Sanitas Skincare Technogym Zenoti 46 PULSE ■ use ISPA’s shipping center Your generous support means the world to the entire ISPA community. gold Book4Time Inc. Elemis jane iredale Jurlique Luzern Laboratories SpaRitual Urbana powered by Sobel Westex August 2017 silver COOLA Suncare LaFlore Éminence Organic Skin Care FarmHouse Fresh Hutchinson Consulting Make Up Factory Natura Bissé NuFACE RevitaLash Sothys USA Inc. SpaSoft bronze Candle Impressions Hemp Code Patchology Satin Smooth Skin Inc. Magazine Uspa Wrap Up Inc. (located in The Hub) to ship anything back home. 4. Comfortable shoes The ISPA Conference & Expo is filled with long, inspiring days that tend to move into the evening hours. You don’t want your barking feet distracting you during one of our inspiring General Sessions! AS OF JUNE 22, 2017