INTERNATIONAL NIGHTLIFE 2016 2nd GOLDEN MOON AWARDS 25TH-28TH OCTOBER 2016 @ Las Vegas World Market Center
The 500 most influential players in the industry will gather to honor those professionals that merit recognition.
P R O G R A M
Day 1 (Tuesday, October 25 2016) . Registration and Check-In / Welcome
9:00am - 5:00pm
Registration and Check In
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Welcome Reception / Networking Business Mixer
Day 2 (Wednesday, October 26 2016) . 3rd International Nightlife Congress
8:00am - 6:00pm
Registration, check-in and credentials collection @ Las Vegas World Market Center
President’s welcoming speech "State of the Industry, trends, and opportunities"
- Abel Matutes, CEO of Palladium Hotel Group, Owner of Ushuaia Ibiza; President of INA
9:15am - 10:00am
1st Session: "Nightlife & Development; real estate, colleges, transportation" - Jim Peters, President of Responsible Hospitality Institute - Jocelyn Kane, Executive Director of San Francisco Entertainment Commission - Elizabeth Peterson, Owner of Elizabeth Peterson Group (Los Angeles, CA, USA)
10:00am - 10:45am
1st Workshop: "Nightlife & Quality of Life" - Maurizio Pasca, President of European Nightlife Association; President of SILB - Paul Seres, Founder of New York City Hospitality Alliance; Member of Helios Hospitality Group - Chris Curtis, Founder of Downtown Rangers for Las Vegas DowntownProject.org
10:45am - 11:00am
11:00am - 11:45am
2nd Session: "Nightlife & Entertainment/Music Licensing" - Sat Bisla, President of A&R Worldwide, MUSEXPO - Josh East, Founder of LeakySync
11:45am - 12:30pm
2nd Workshop: "Nightlife & Tourism Marketing" - Barak Schurr, Global Director of Dance & Nightlife at Eventbrite (Founder of Wantickets) - Louie La Vella, Author 'Nightclub & Bar Marketing', Producer of Ever After Music Festival
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Luncheon "Nightlife food & beverage trends" - Cut and Taste
- Cindy Rothquel, Business Development at NightSpender
- Benjamin Torres, VP Operations at Hooch
3:30pm - 4:15pm
4th Session: "Nightlife & Responsibility; alcohol, drugs, sexual assault, minors" - Stefanie Jones, Director of Audience Development at Drug Policy Alliance - J.C. Diaz, Executive Director of the Nightlife Foundation
4:15pm - 5:00pm
4th Workshop: "Nightlife & Security: Learn how to improve nightlife venue safety against fires, terrorism and other threats" - Robert Smith, President of Nightclub Security Consultants - Doug Haines, Security Industry Association
- Joaquim Boadas, General Secretary of International Nightlife Association
Day 2 (Wednesday, October 26 2016) . 2nd Golden Moon Awards
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Reception of participants and authorities
9:00pm - 10:00pm
The Golden Moon Awards ceremony
Official closing party (held in TBA)
Day 3 (Thursday, October 27 2016)
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit tourist city
Go around the city of Las Vegas to visit monuments, hotels and most iconic casinos.
Lunch in Eiffel Tower Restaurant
Located on the famous Strip, a replica of the monument is where Chef.J. Joho serves
French food.Each dish is carefully prepared and is a real delight for the palate.
The restaurant is located more than 30 meters in height.
5:00pm - 9:00pm
9:00pm - 11:00pm
Gastronomic tour night With a gastronomic Guide, visit up to five of the most acclaimed restaurants in Las Vegas
to enjoy some of the best dishes of high-end and gourmet delights that the city offers.This
night tour is designed for adventurous appetites and has a duration of 3 hours.
Visit up to four of the best new clubs in Las Vegas in a single night: Budweiser Beer Park,
Cabo Wabo, Omnia, Drais.
Day 4 (Friday, October 28 2016)
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Gastronomic tour afternoon
Walking tour of 2.5 hours along the Las Vegas Strip with a guide. You will visit four restaurants
where you can taste up to 12 dishes from a variety of different types of cuisine.
Don't miss the opportunity to see the great Steve Aoki in Jewel Nightclub in Las Vegas
* The activities corresponding to days 3 and 4 (27-28 October), are to be optional, and are excluded from the general Congress ticket & Awards.