Vacation.com has opened class registrations for its 12th International Conference & Trade Show, to be held at the Orlando World Center Marriott Resort & Convention Center from June 27 - July 1, and reports a record pace of enrollments.
With four days of learning seminars scheduled, conference topics include classes on social media, client referral and post-sale marketing, and search engine optimization.
Based on registrations received, popular classes are Increase Your Google Rankings, Integrate ClientBase and Engagement Select, and Google Maps & the Customer Experience. More than 150 hours of classes are available, featuring 120 training venues, 46 preferred supplier/destination classes, three popular think tank sessions, and the chance to earn up to 35 CLIA credits.
“Within the first 24 hours that registration opened, half of our attendees already enrolled for classes,” said Lauraday Kelley, Vacation.com’s vice president of conference and corporate communications.
All registered member agents receive customized e-mails inviting them to personalize their Conference experience by registering for classes, Preferred Supplier seminars, general sessions, the trade show and evening events that meet their personal learning goals.
Additional elements of this year’s schedule include keynote speakers Richard Fain and Kay Urban, a ship inspection and luncheon aboard Royal Caribbean International’s Freedom of the Seas, a three-night post-Conference Caribbean cruise opportunity, and evening events at Pointe Orlando, Universal Orlando and CityWalk.