Agenda : INTERNET DATING & DATING INDUSTRY CONFERENCE (Miami 2016)


PRE-EVENT: January 25, 2016     DAY ONE: January 26, 2016     DAY TWO: January 27, 2016
 

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AGENDA: PRE-EVENT
DEAUVILLE MIAMI BEACH RESORT HOTEL | Monday - January 25, 2016

INTERNET DATING & DATING INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
‡ SPECIAL PRE-CONFERENCE FOR THE ONLINE DATING INDUSTRY (9 AM - 12 Noon) Masters Class with Matchmaking Institute (9 AM - 5 PM)
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
[SPECIAL ONLINE DATING PRE-CONFERENCE]
‡ Developing an Online Dating Business Strategy [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Mark Brooks
(Publisher)
Courtland Brooks and Online Personals Watch
Location: Baccarat III Room at the Deauville Miami Beach Resort Hotel
(NOT Kovens Conference Center)


9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
[SPECIAL ONLINE DATING PRE-CONFERENCE]
Building a Solid Sales Strategy for Matchmakers and Dating Coaches [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Carmelia Ray
(CEO)
Carmelia Ray


Dr. Wendy Walsh
(Commentator)
CNN


Lisa Clampitt
(President)
Matchmaking Institute
Location: Baccarat I Room at the Deauville Miami Beach Resort Hotel
(NOT Kovens Conference Center)


 
‡ ADVANCED MARKETING FOR ONLINE DATING(2 PM - 5 PM)
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
[SPECIAL iDATE PRE-CONFERENCE]
‡ Advanced Marketing Strategy and Traffic Generaiton for Dating Sites and Apps [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Sean Kelley
(Vice President)
DigiWorld Partners
Location: Baccarat III Room at the Deauville Miami Beach Resort Hotel
(NOT Kovens Conference Center)


 
‡ FUNDERS, INVESTORS, BUYERS AND SELLERS GATHERING
(CLOSED DOOR SESSION, ADDITIONAL FEE)
5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
‡ Funders, Investors, Buyers and Sellers Gathering - Details and VIDEO Here (Pre-Registration Required)


5:30 PM to 6:45 PM
Funders, Investors, Buyers and Sellers Gathering
A Special Session for Serious Investors, Buyers and Sellers of Mobile Dating, Online Dating and Social Networking Websites

Location: Baccarat I Room at the Deauville Miami Beach Resort Hotel
(NOT Kovens Conference Center)


 
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COCKTAIL RECEPTION
(Free for all Conference Attendees)
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

COCKTAIL RECEPTION
(Free for all Conference Attendees)
Cocktail Reception
Lou's Beer Garden
7337 Harding Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33141

Tel: +1 (305) 704-7879

Location: Lou's Beer Garden

 
- Special Pre-Conference Sessions Require Separate Registration


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AGENDA: DAY ONE
KOVENS CONFERENCE CENTER | Tuesday - January 26, 2016

INTERNET DATING & DATING INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
8:20 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration & Exhibit Hall opens
Exhibit Hall
 
KEYNOTE ADDRESS
9:00 AM
Keynote Address: Opportunities in the Dating Industry [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Kelly Steckelberg
(CEO)
Zoosk
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

 
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
NETWORKING BREAK
Exhibit Hall
 
SPEED NETWORKING SESSION MATCHMAKING & DATING COACH TRACK
10:30 AM
Speed Networking Session

Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

10:30 AM
Matchmaking Overview from 2015 [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Lisa Clampitt
(President)
Matchmaking Institute


Genevieve Zawada
(CEO)
ElectClub


Mary Balfour
(Managing Director)
Drawing Down the Moon


Suzanna Mathews
(CEO)
The Date Maven
Location: Room 128

 
STATE OF THE DATING INDUSTRY
11:15 AM
2015 Year in Review: The Online Personals Industry [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Mark Brooks
(CEO & Principal Consultant)
Courtland Brooks & Online Personals Watch
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

 
12:00 Noon - 1:30 PM
LUNCH
Bayview Terrace (2nd Floor)
 
OUTDOOR ADVERTISING & DATING CEO THERAPY DATING AFFILIATE TRACK MATCHMAKER & DATING COACH TRACK
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Outdoor Advertising for Dating and OOH


Speaker:
Xavier Dupre
(Managing Director)
JCDecaux OneWorld
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

1:30 PM - 1:45 PM
CEO Therapy [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Roman Sidorenko
(CEO)
Pure
Location: Room 130

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Dating Affiliate Panel [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Steve Dakota
(CEO)
Professional Match


Sean Christian
(CEO)
Revolution Force


Warren Corpus
(Business Development)
HitPath
Location: Room 110

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
TV Producer's Panel: Produce and Develop Matchmaking Content for TV


Speaker:
Daniel Oron
(Executive Producer)
Go Button Media


Miguel Santos
(General Manager)
MyX TV


Carmelia Ray
(CEO)
Carmelia Ray


Jacquie Brownridge
(Managing Director - Canada)
Its Just Lunch
Location: Room 128

 
CEO THERAPY
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM
CEO Therapy



Speaker:
Shannon Ong
(CEO)
The Catch
Location: Room 130

 
DATING DISRUPTION DATING MOBILE APP DEVELOPMENT DATING AFFILIATE TRACK
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Disruption in the Dating Industry


Speaker:
Max McGuire
(CEO)
Red Hot Pie
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Mobile App Development for Dating [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Ran Avidan
(Co-Founder & CTO)
StartApp
Location: Room 130

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Dating Affiliate Strategy in 2016 [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Sean Christian
(CEO)
Revolution Force
Location: Room 110

 
MATCHMAKING & DATING COACH TRACK
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Mobile Apps for Matchmakers


Speaker:
Jose Andrade
(Vice President of Creative Technology)
InGaugement
Location: Room 128

 
GAY DATING MARKETS RESEARCH ON DATING DATING AFFILIATE TRACK
2:30 PM
The Gay Online Dating Market in 2016


Speaker:
Mark Laymon
(CEO)
LGBT.net
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

2:30 PM
Adding Value To iDating With Relationship Education And Expert Guidance [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Grant Brenner, MD
(Director, Trauma Service)
William Alanson White Institute of Psychiatry


Mark Borg, Ph.D
(Faculty)
Pace University


Daniel Berry, RN, MHA
(Nurse Consultant)
Organization for Research & Community Development
Location: Room 130

2:30 PM
Facebook Strategy with Dating


Speaker:
Ophir Laizerovich
(Founder & President)
Professional Match
Location: Room 110

 
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
NETWORKING BREAK
Exhibit Hall
 
INTERNATIONAL DATING ONLINE RESEARCH ON DATING MOBILE MARKETING MATCHMAKER & DATING COACH TRACK
3:30 PM
Dating's Migration to Mobile



Speaker:
Tushar Chaudhary
(Associate Director)
Verizon
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

3:30 PM
Communication Games: A Potential Model For User Pathways In Online Dating [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Anders Wallace
(Anthropologist)
CUNY Graduate Center
Location: Room 130

3:30 PM
Mobile Marketing for Dating Apps


Speaker:
Marc Porceli
(CEO)
Curate Mobile
Location: Room 110

3:30 PM
The 2016 Offline Matchmaking Dating Market


Speaker:
John LaRosa
(President)
Marketdata Enterprises
Location: Room 128

 
SMS AND IM PAYMENTS PANEL FOR DATING CEOS DATING FRAUD DETECTION SYSTEMS MATCHMAKER & DATING COACH TRACK
4:00 PM
Future of Messaging: SMS and IM in Dating



Speaker:
Benjamin Dean
(Principal Developer Advocate)
Message Systems
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

4:00 PM
Payments Panel For Online and Mobile Dating


Speaker:
Brittany Amos
(Director of Mid-Market Sales)
Paysafe


Brendan Mahar
(VP of Sales and Business Development)
Action payments
Location: Room 130

4:00 PM
New Methods of Fraud Detection


Speaker:
Dave Wiseman
(Vice President)
Scamalytics
Location: Room 110

4:00 PM
CEO Mastermind - Dissecting Niche Matchmaking Models


Speaker:
Jasbina Ahluwalia
(CEO)
Intersections Match


Patrick Fletcher
(CEO)
Authentic Matching
Location: Room 128

 
iDATE SPECIAL GUEST
4:30 PM
iDate Conversation with Michael Egan [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Michael Egan
(CEO)
Spark Networks
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

 
7TH ANNUAL iDATE AWARDS CEREMONY
(Formal Dress Event is Suggested)
7:15 PM - 9:30 PM

The 7th ANNUAL iDATE & OPW INDUSTRY iDATE AWARDS (Pre-Registration Required)
7:15 PM to 9:30 PM

Location: The Le Jardin Room at the Deauville Miami Beach Resort Hotel
(NOT Kovens Conference Center)


 
EVENING PARTY
(Free for all Delegates)
10:00 - to - 11:59 PM

Evening Party
*Please wear your "iDate" badge for free entry*
Location: Living Room Bar @ the W South Beach Hotel
2201 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Tel: +1 (305) 938-3000

Location: Living Room Bar at the W South Beach Hotel



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AGENDA: DAY TWO
KOVENS CONFERENCE CENTER | Wednesday - January 27, 2016

INTERNET DATING & DATING INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
8:45 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration & Exhibit Hall opens
Exhibit Hall
 
REVENUES MATCHMAKER & DATING COACH TRACK
9:00 AM
Methods to Grow a Dating Business Without External Funding


Speaker:
Ross Williams
(CEO)
Venntro
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

9:00 AM
Panel: Innovative Growth & Marketing Strategy [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Dr. Nancy Wall
(CEO)
Tampa Bay Matchmakers


Svetlana Mukha
(CEO)
Diolli


Louie Felix
(CEO)
Matchmaking VIP
Location: Room 128

 
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
NETWORKING BREAK
Exhibit Hall
 
DATING FRAUD INTERNATIONAL DATING MARKETS STD & DATING MATCHMAKING & DATING COACH TRACK
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
How Banking Fraud and Romance Fraud are Linked [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Steve Baker
(Director, Midwest Region, FTC)
United States Federal Trade Commission


Gene Fishel
(Senior Assistant Attorney General Chief, Computer Crimes Section)
Virginia Office of the Attorney General


Ralph Gagliardie
(Detective)
Colorado Bureau of Investigation


Dave Wiseman
(Vice President)
Scamalytics


Wayne May
(CEO)
Scam Survivors


Peter McGreevy
(Attorney At Law)
McGreevy & Henle, LLP
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

10:30 AM
The Japanese Online & Mobile Dating Market [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Hiroshi Tsumoto
(President)
Diverse, Inc.
Location: Room 130

10:30 AM
PANEL: STD & Mobile Dating in 2016 [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Ursula Hessenflow
(CEO)
MyLabBox


Jeff Collier
(CEO)
MateSafe
Location: Room 110

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Television Exposure for Dating Businesses and Matchmakers


Speaker:
Damona Hoffman
(Matchmaker)
DamonaHoffman.com


Devyn Simone
(Co-Host)
Love at First Swipe


Kathie Kopa
(Casting Director & Development Producer)
The Great Love Debate
Location: Room 128

 
INTERNATIONAL DATING MARKETS ACADEMIA AND DATING
11:00 AM
Singapore / Malaysia and Indonesia Online & Mobile Dating Markets


Speaker:
Violet Lim
(Founder)
Lunch Actually
Location: Room 130

11:00 AM
Online Dating Algorithms [WATCH VIDEO]


Speaker:
Jonathan Rich
(Professor)
California Southern University
Location: Room 110

 
DATING FRAUD INTERNATIONAL DATING MARKETS DATING OPERATOR STRATEGY MATCHMAKING & DATING COACH TRACK
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Online Dating and Responsibilities of its Owners


Speaker:
Steve Baker
(Director, Midwest Region, FTC)
United States Federal Trade Commission
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

11:30 AM
The Russian Mobile Dating Market for 2016


Speaker:
Melissa McDonald
(International Marketing Manager)
Yandex
Location: Room 130

11:30 AM
Date Wars: Rise of the Apps


Speaker:
Tim Taylor
(CEO)
Free Dating Platform
Location: Room 110

11:30 AM
How To Convert Challenging Matchmaking Leads into a 6 Figure Coaching Business


Speaker:
Michelle Jacoby
(CEO)
DC Matchmaking
Location: Room 128

 
12:00 Noon - 1:30 PM
LUNCH
Bayview Terrace (2nd Floor)
 
TELEVISION & DATING DATING SOFTWARE TRENDS FINANCIAL MARKETS MATCHMAKING & DATING COACH TRACK
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
New Paradigms for Television and Dating Shows


Speaker:
Daniel Oron
(Executive Producer)
Go Button Media


Miguel Santos
(General Manager)
MyX TV
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Panel: Software for Dating


Speaker:
Jenny Gonzalez
(Vice President)
Dating Factory


Ross Williams
(CEO)
Venntro
Location: Room 130

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Match.com Going Public and Projected Forecasts for the Dating Industry [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Alex Harrington
(CEO)
SNAP Interactive


Mark Brooks
(CEO & Principal Consultant)
Courtland Brooks & Online Personals Watch
Location: Room 110

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Creating Buzzworthy Content That Drives Higher Profits


Speaker:
Thomas Edwards
(CEO)
The Professional Wingman


Laurie Davis Edwards
(CEO)
eFlirt
Location: Room 128

 
TELEVISION & RADIO SPANISH SPEAKING MOBILE MARKETS LATEST DATING OBSERVATIONS
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Low Cost Television and Radio Opportunities for Dating Operators [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Kevin Hayes
(VP Ad Sales)
American Target Network
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
The LATAM and Spanish Speaking Mobile Dating Market [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Jenny Gonzalez
(Vice President)
Dating Factory
Location: Room 130

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Managing the Headlines: How to Get Media Exposure [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Julie Spira
(CEO)
CyberDating Expert
Location: Room 110

MATCHMAKING & DATING COACH TRACK
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
How to Attract & Convert High Value Clients For Your Dating Business


Speaker:
Maria Avgitidis
(CEO)
Agape Match
Location: Room 128

YOUTUBE & DATING SPEED DATING STRATEGY IN 2016 DATING CLUBS
2:30 PM
Big Youtube Influencers to Promote a Site / App Audience [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Adam Lodolce
(CEO)
AdamLodolce.com
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

2:30 PM
Speed Dating Strategy in 2016 [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Daniel Gudema
(CTO)
Pre-Dating


Tom Jaffee
(CEO)
8 Minute Dating
Location: Room 130

2:30 PM
To Be Announced


Speaker:
Ron Harris
(CEO)
Touch Points International Dating Club
Location: Room 110

 
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
NETWORKING BREAK
Exhibit Hall
 
FINAL PANEL DEBATE
3:30 PM
Final Panel Debate


Speaker:
Mark Brooks
(CEO & Principal Consultant)
Courtland Brooks & Online Personals Watch


Kelly Steckelberg
(CEO)
Zoosk


Tim Taylor
(CEO)
FPD Ventures, Ltd.


Marc Porceli
(CEO)
Curate Mobile


Carmelia Ray
(CEO)
Carmelia Ray


Tushar Chaudhary
(Associate Director)
Verizon


Michael Egan
(CEO)
Spark Networks


Grant Brenner, Ph.D
(Director, Trauma Service)
William Alanson White Institute of Psychiatry


Roman Sidorenko
(CEO)
Pure


Hiroshi Tsumoto
(President)
Diverse, Inc.


Maria Avgitidis
(CEO)
Agape Match


Ross Williams
(CEO)
Venntro
Location: Bayview BallRoom 1

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POST EVENT PARTY
(Free for all Conference Attendees)
10:00 PM - till midnight PM

POST EVENT PARTY
(Free for all Conference Attendees)
Location: To Be Announced

Location: Baccarat III Room at the Deauville Miami Beach Resort Hotel
(NOT Kovens Conference Center)


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