What happens in Vegas at the Licensing International Expo 2011 at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino from June 13-15 will have global impact. More than 20,000 attendees are in Las Vegas to learn from licensing experts, participate in licensing industry conferences, network, and enjoying all that Vegas has to offer from food to gaming to entertainment.
Keynoter for this year's expo is Rick Darling, President of Li+Fung USA, an international consumer goods export and logistics group, and Chairman of the American Apparel and Footwear Association.
Attendees to the Licensing International Expo 2011 can choose from an extensive selection of conferences to gain industry knowledge, network, and participate in the changing marketplace. Some of the conference sessions at this year's expo include topics of Llicensing for Beginners, Licensing Law, How the Digital World is Changing Licensing, Art Licensor's Top 10 Mistakes, Royalty Rates, Sports Brand Licensing, Food, Beverage, and Restaurant Branding, Licensee Survival, Hot Trends in Interactive, Auditing Your License, How to Work with Licensing Agents and Consultants, and The Anatomy of a Licensing Agreement to name a few.
Top licensing industry leaders are teaching the Licensing University program which has a classroom and practical component. Students who graduate will be industry-ready. Instructors and some of the topics included are "How to Sell a License " with Danny Simon, The Licensing Group; "How to Brand Globally," with Ciaran Coyle, The BeanStalkGroup, Todd Donaldson, INC Licensing, Mike Sulsar, Brandar Consulting, and Booke Bridges, The BeanStalkGroup.
Welcome to Las Vegas to all the Exhibitors at the Licensing International Expo 2011. Here's some of the Exhibitors you'll see at this Expo: Dissero Brands Ltd, CBS, Disney Consumer Products, Illustrator Deidre Mosher, The Delicate Pen, Cyboars Intl., Discovery Enterprises Intl, CWD, Collective Licensing Inc, Conde Nast, CLS Cookie Jar Entertainment, Dimensional Branding, Dependable Solutions Inc,Becky Bones LLC, Basic Grey, Baby Genius, American Greeting Properties, Bruno Productions, Big Tent Entertainment Beverly Hills Polo Club, Cartoon Network Entertprises, Classic Media, Chirion, C3Entertainment, Carte Blanche Greeting Limited, Creative Licensing Group, Counterpoint Systems, Inc, BBC Worldwide, Beanstalk Group, 2Tone Apparel, Avanstar License Global Magazine, American Express Open, AFE Networks, ADAO Bocalbos Creative, and so many more.