Be prepared to make the best impression possible and accomplish your personal networking goals.

  • Familiarize yourself with speakers and sponsors/exhibitors
  • Identify individuals or organizations that you want to be sure to meet
  • Make sure you have plenty of business cards
  • Identify any events, physical and digital, where you can engage other attendees or presenters – these might include a cocktail reception, Q&A sessions, or an associated meetup before or after the main event
  • Find out who else in your area will be attending



Get the most out of every speaker, panel, and exhibitor.

  • Sign up for all educational materials in advance, whenever applicable
  • Review the agenda and identify the sessions you will attend
  • Partner up with another investor for better conference coverage
  • Follow all pre- and post-conference coverage for more information
  • Identify all venues for education – speakers and exhibitors may have supplemental events or offer online trainings for attendees



Maximize your networking using digital and electronic resources.

  • Follow event sponsors and hosts on social media The Atlanta event is a Think Realty event. Search @wethinkrealty on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. 
  • Follow any event-specific social media profiles
    • The Atlanta Conference and Expo has an event page on Facebook that you will find when you search @wethinkrealty. Share that you are attending the event on social media.
  • Post a professional profile picture on all social media profiles
  • Identify any event-related hashtags
    • The Atlanta event can be tracked online with the hashtag #ThinkRealty. Use that hashtag in your own posts to boost your exposure as well.
  • Download event-related apps
    • Think Realty will use Whova at the Atlanta event. Registered attendees can download the app for free from the Apple Store or Google Play to gain access to event-specific offerings like in-app messaging, an online profile, contests with exhibitors, business card exchanges, and more.


Influence and Exposure

  • Post about your experience                                          
    • This is the best way to boost your online presence via social media. Post your experiences as the day goes on using any event-related hashtags.
  • Interact when invited to do so                               
    •  Whether online or in person, be prepared with questions to ask at panels and during Facebook Live interviews.
  • Shake hands                                                         
    • Introduce yourself to as many people as possible and connect with them online in at least one way.
  • Send follow-up emails                                                                                    
    •  Keep a list of people who were particularly noteworthy to you at the event and email them within 48 hours. This will keep you in the front of their mind as well.
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