Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Registration is Open

by Meghann on April 10, 2012

And we’re off.

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The Social Mobile Payments conference kicked off this evening with a beer and wine welcome reception and registration.

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While the attendees cashed in their free drink tickets…

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Deb and I were in charge of checking people in.

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I love this part of the conference process. I’m a people person, so it’s fun to interact with people as they check in. It’s also always nice to put a face with a name and get a chance to say hello. :)

Before registration began, I had a nice treat delivered to my room from the folks at Marriott. (The perk of being on the event organization team. ;) )

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When the attendant delivered the tray, she asked for my ID. Ha! Considering I’m closer to 30 than 21, I’ll take that as a compliment.

I had a glass before heading downstairs.

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Once registration was over, I stopped at the quick service restaurant for dinner.

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Not going to lie, the veggie pizza was not good, but it was food and I ate it all

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The chocolate covered pretzels from my goodie stash almost made up for the pizza.

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We have an early start in the morning and I’m going to try and squeeze a run in before hand. Time to get some sleep.

Good night!

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