November 2013 Event Calendar




Special Events


Cowi Live: Uncensored! 2013 |

November 4, 2013  | 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM

November 5, 2013  | 8:15 AM to 9:30 PM

November 6, 2013  | 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM

The Portofino Hotel & Marina: 260 Portofino Way Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Program: A business development conference for innovative wedding and event professionals, hosted by Ciara Glendon and Marley Majcher.  Every inch of the conference will focus on what works for professionals in the wedding and event industry.  Don’t worry, if you can’t attend in person, you don’t have to miss out! You can also attend via livestream from your own home!

REGISTER | Fee to Attend


Brides For A Cause: Road Show |

November 7, 2013  | 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM |

November 8-10, 2013  | 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Sportsmen’s Lodge Events Center: 12833 Ventura Boulevard, Studio City, CA 91604

Program: Brides will have 4 days to shop among thousands of wedding gowns at this special Charity Wedding Dress Sale.  If you are a bride looking for your dream dress, this event is for you!

REGISTER | Fee to Attend


Association of Bridal Consultants Business of Brides Annual Conference: Palm Beach Chic 2013 |

November 10, 2013  | 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

November 11, 2013  |7:15 AM to 11:00 PM

November 12, 2013  | 7:15 AM to 9:30 PM

The West Palm Beach Convention Center: 650 Okeechobee BoulevardWest Palm Beach, FL 33401

Program: At this event, Matthew Robbins’ design, Susan Southerland’s secrets, and Simon T. Bailey’s will provide an immense amount of wedding education and inspiration. In addition, there will be the option of three one-hour breakout sessions and one hour and a half “Super Session” to meet your needs in weddings, business-marketing, professional-personal and technology topics.

REGISTER | Fee to Attend


Junebug: Fashion Forward Wedding Photography Workshop |

November 13 & 14, 2013  | 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM | The Vibiana: 214 South Main Street, Los Angeles, California 90012

Program: A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet, shoot with and learn from these masters of wedding and portrait photography!  The workshop includes 12 hours of hands-on instruction, 3 hours of focused demonstrations, breakfast, gourmet lunches, hors d’oeuvres and cocktails with instructors.

REGISTER | Fee to Attend


MPISCC: Carnival Bizarre Annual Fundraiser |

November 14, 2013  | 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM | Create Nightclub: 6021 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90028

Program: Meeting Professionals International Southern California Chapter (MPISCC) is hosting its annual fundraiser MPISCC Carnival Bazaar at Create Nightclub in Hollywood. Now one of the most popular MPISCC networking events of the year, you don’t want to miss out on being a part of this magical evening full of artistic entertainment, unique amusements and a touch of whimsy.

REGISTER | Fee to Attend


AFR’s 2103 Design & Inspire Showcase & Networking Tour |

November 21, 2013  | 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM | SLS Beverly Hills Hotel: 465 S. La Cienega Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90048

Program: Join AFR to experience an unforgettable evening of Design and Inspiration.  The night will be filled with innovative ideas, stylish furnishings, designer showcasings and great networking!



Industry Association Meetings


Meeting Professionals International Orange County Chapter: November Dinner Meeting |

November 6, 2013 | 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM | Location TBD

Program: Details TBD

REGISTER | Members encouraged


WIPA Southern California Chapter Meeting: Follow the Leader |

November 6, 2013 | 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM  | Island Hotel: 690 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach, California 92660

Program: With guest speaker Milena Santoro, discover how leadership entails more than just managing and how your leadership style can contribute to your success.   Discover how you can benefit from how you approach, provide direction, implementing plans and motivating people. Find out about the most common styles of leadership and their impact.  Then learn how to use the style that’s right for you.

REGISTER | Membership encouraged | Fee to attend


NACE: Installation and Award Gala |

November 13, 2013 | 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM| Hard Rock Café: 3771 S. Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109

Program: Details TBD

REGISTER | Membership encouraged | Open to Public


Meeting Professionals International Northern California: Professional Education Program |

November 13, 2013 | 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM | Hotel Nikko San Francisco:  222 Mason Street, San Francisco, California 94102

Program: Details TBD

REGISTER | Membership encouraged | Open to Public


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