Metro Detroit Meetings Marketplace

Wednesday, March 6, 2024

Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest – 1275 S. Huron St., Ypsilanti, MI  48197

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The Detroit Meetings Marketplace connects meeting planners and decision makers with destinations, hotels, resorts and service providers. Planners are able to learn, share ideas, and attend a destination showcase featuring exhibitors from throughout Michigan. Come see the best of Michigan under one roof in one day!

AI Power Play!

Unlock the power of AI in meetings! Join industry guru Brian Matson from TwoSix Digital for an immersive education session that demystifies the world of Artificial Intelligence for meeting professionals. Discover cutting-edge strategies to elevate your events, streamline processes, and engage attendees like never before. Brian’s expertise will guide you through the latest AI trends, offering practical insights and real-world applications. Don’t miss this opportunity to stay ahead in the rapidly evolving landscape of event planning. Elevate your skills, enhance your events, and embrace the future of meetings!



9:00-9:30 Registration

9:30-10:00 Speaker Spotlight:  Belinda Ellsworth – Setting & Achieving Goals that Matter

10:00-11:00 Planner-Supplier Match Appointments

11:00-12:00 Education Session:  AI Power Play, Hands-on Workshop

12:00-1:30 Lunch and Music Trivia Competition

1:30-2:30 Open Tradeshow and Prize Drawings


Complimentary to meeting planners; suppliers must be registered exhibitors.


Overnight accommodations:  Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti rate of $139

Prize Drawings

Every exhibitor will have a prize for one planner – email your RFPs in advance to be entered in an additional grand prize drawing!

Questions and RFPs can be directed to Kim Corcoran, CMP –