Agenda

Educational Tracks and Conference Schedule


With so much programming tailored to property managers and staff, there are educational takeaways for everyone on your team.

Business Growth and Marketing Strategy

In the quickly evolving world of vacation-rental management, what’s worked before might not work today. Learn strategies and best practices in marketing and management to attract new travelers and grow your business.

Sample session: Smart Content Marketing Strategies

Technology and Innovation

Running a property management business requires an ecosystem of technologies and tools to increase efficiency, unlock data, and give you a competitive edge. Discover top industry trends and how to implement them in your business.

Sample session: New Tech To Grow Your Business

Vrbo Marketplace

Learn how to be more successful on the Vrbo marketplace with new and improved tools and product features built with property managers in mind.

Sample session: Lift My New Listing

Industry and Traveler Trends

Navigating changes in the vacation-rental business is a big job, but we’ve got you covered with the latest industry and traveler trends so you can stay ahead of the competition.

Sample session: International Traveler Trends

Operations

Learn how to make your operations more efficient at scale. Sessions will cover government relations, housekeeping and maintenance, sales and reservations, and guest relations.

Sample session: Creating Customers for Life

Escapia & V12.NET® Education

On Friday, September 27, Escapia and V12.NET customers are invited to attend an exclusive day of content to explore product best practices, new functionality, and much more.

Sample session: Navigating the Owner Portal in Escapia & V12.NET

Tuesday

24 September 2019

7:30AM

Registration open

9:00AM

Blizzard University (marketing workshop)

9:30AM

Support Lab open

1:00PM

Vrbo Lounge open

1:00PM

Exhibit Hall open

5:30PM

Newcomer party

6:30-8:30PM

Opening party

Wednesday

25 September 2019

7:30AM

Breakfast

7:30AM

Vrbo Lounge open

7:30AM

Exhibit Hall open

8:30AM

General session

10:00AM

Support Lab open

11:00AM-5:15PM

Sessions

12:00-1:15PM

Lunch

5:15-6:30PM

Sponsor happy hour

Thursday

26 September 2019

7:30AM

Breakfast

7:30AM

Vrbo Lounge open

7:30AM

Exhibit Hall open

8:30AM

General session

10:00AM

Support Lab open

10:30AM-4:15PM

Sessions

11:30-12:30PM

Lunch

4:30PM

Closing session

Friday

27 September 2019

Escapia & V12.NET User Day

8:00AM

Registration open

8:00AM

Breakfast

8:30AM

General session

10:00AM-2:30PM

Sessions

11:45AM-12:45PM

Lunch

2:45-3:30PM

Closing session