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ELX cordially invites you to the return of our Annual Congress on the 10-12 July 2024, in the sunny city of Las Vegas.

What happens when the industry's best minds gather for two days in the summer heat? Pure magic. 

Magic for your soul, your inspiration, and for the way you  will see and manage your event program.

A unique community inspires a unique event. 

Our aim is to celebrate you this year. 

We have worked day and night, and along with our Conference Co-Chairs, Melissa Vilders, Head of Global Events and Strategy HXM Solutions at SAP, and Kim Kopetz, President & CEO of The Opus Group, have developed an incredible agenda for you as shown below.

Accommodation for this event is included with thanks to our venue partner, ARIA Resort & Casino.



Agenda PDF

Our full agenda is now available!

Tailored for our members, by our members, this event promises to deliver unparalleled insights, foster meaningful connections, and provide unforgettable experiences.

Highlights of our agenda include:

🔹 How I Built It: Success Stories from ELX Members
🔹 The AI Advantage: Streamlining Tasks and Optimizing Events
🔹 Hot Wings, Hot Takes
🔹 Member-Led Discussions: Deep Dives into Key Topics
🔹 Partner Insights & Inspiration: Event Design For All



How to register:

For ELX Members:

Please register through the community platform here:


For Non-Members:

You can register your interest with our team here:


Please be aware that there are limited spaces available for all ELX events.

Therefore, we highly recommend that you reserve your spot as early as possible.

If you are unable to attend the event you have registered for, please inform us so we can release the spot to another member.

Accommodation with our venue partner is included for this event.

The Annual Congress is for you if you are looking to:

  • Learn from your peers who are also delivering Global Event programs.

  • Grow your professional network. 

  • Understand latest trends and get insight into game-changing approaches to your event program strategy and team.

  • Bring your challenges to a group of like-minded individuals to find a collective resolution.  

The ELX Annual Congress is dedicated to creating and (re) imagining solutions for your event program through conversation and peer-to-peer networking.

We are excited, are you? 

Members can register here.

Not a member? Contact us here.

About the venue: Aria Resort and Casino, Las Vegas

Discover a world of illuminating experiences at AAA Five Diamond ARIA Resort & Casino, where world-class dining and five-star service converge with in-room technologies and award-winning rooms and suites.

Accommodation at the ARIA Resort & Casino is included for this event.


ARIA Resort & Casino

  • "On behalf of MGM Resorts, we are thrilled to host the 2024 ELX Annual Congress at ARIA this July. This monumental occasion will bring some of the most valued leaders of our industry to Las Vegas, uniting their collective expertise to drive change and inspire the next generation of events. As a leading destination for events and entertainment, hosting the ELX Annual Congress showcases MGM Resorts’ commitment to excellence and delivering outstanding experiences to our clients. We are honored to be hosting this year and look forward to creating incredible experiences for all attendees.”
    Stephanie Glanzer, CMP
    Senior Vice President & Chief Sales Officer MGM RESORTS INTERNATIONAL

2023 Participants From:

  • "Thank you. The interaction and just being in the same room with people is ‘GOOD FOR THE SOUL!’"
    - ELX Member
  • "Leaving feeling a part of a community, there is so much value and emotion in collaboration"
    - ELX Member
  • "ELX is creating a culture that is bonding and organic, facilitating discussions that implement change"
    - ELX Member
  • "Influential management styles – hearing about others processes encourages us to push the boundaries"
    - ELX Member
  • "I valued the freedom of topics to discuss, and a flexible/adaptable agenda. It is reassuring how similar and like-minded members are."
    - ELX Member
  • "A safe space - a problem shared is a problem halfed!"
    - ELX Member

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