Genuine people.
Honest dialogue.
Effective collaboration.
influence group produces invite-only B2B leadership forums. The opposite of a tradeshow, influence events are intimate, personable and centered around building meaningful relationships.

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Event Calendar
Sun, Feb 26, 2017 - Tue, Feb 28, 2017
Margaritaville Beach Resort - Hollywood, FL
Higher Ed Facilities Forum
Sun, Apr 2, 2017 - Tue, Apr 4, 2017
Rancho Las Palmas Resort - Palm Springs, CA
Senior Living Innovation Forum
Sun, Jun 4, 2017 - Tue, Jun 6, 2017
Boca Raton Resort & Club - Boca Raton, FL
Sun, Sep 17, 2017 - Tue, Sep 19, 2017
influenceHOTEL @ Miramonte Resort - Palm Springs, CA
Sun, Oct 1, 2017 - Tue, Oct 3, 2017
The Ritz-Carlton, Naples - Naples, FL
Health Facilities Innovation Forum
Sun, Nov 5, 2017 - Tue, Nov 7, 2017
Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa - Palm Springs, CA
K12 Facilities Forum
Sun, Nov 12, 2017 - Tue, Nov 14, 2017
Miramonte Resort - Palm Springs, CA

From Our Partners
Associate Vice President for Facilities Management
Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
"Honestly, I believe this was the most beneficial conference I have ever attended. All of the sessions and activities were great for sharing of information, discussion or networking. I came away with pages of notes and a great deal of excitement!"
Director, Strategic Business Developmen
View | Dynamic Glass
"My experience was amazing. I have done almost ten conferences this year and I have probably learned more, and been able to connect with more people at this one conference than I have done at all ten combined!"
Senior Managing Director, Principal
Cushman & Wakefield
"Outstanding experience - Great venue and an excellent blend of networking, knowledge sharing, and discussion of meaningful business opportunities. The best event of this type we have seen!"
Senior Account Executive
"There is No Comparison. This is the type of show where you really spend quality time and decision makers are there. You're focused on getting deals done and you are not wasting their time and they are not wasting your time. It's really more strategic and that is important."
Senior Manager, National Accounts
"I attend a lot of events every year based on my role in national accounts and marketing and this is by far, from a value perspective and productivity, very good because you engage with the right senior leadership where I focus my time."
Vice President, Strategic Accounts
Tandus Centiva
"You all put on a wonderful event! The venue was perfect and the quality of attendees was Off The Charts!"
The Influence View All Blog Posts
January 17, 2017
How Shinola is Inspiring Customers to Rediscover In-Store Shopping

Dressed in new khakis with no facial hair, visible piercings or tattoos, Heath Carr’s look belies his role as COO of Shinola, the brand Adweek labels “the coolest in America.”

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November 17, 2016
RetailSpaces Explores Realities Facing Top Brands

Critical topics like remaining relevant in the digital age and the essentials of brand reinvention were on the table as more than 200 industry leaders gathered at the Nobu Eden Roc Resort in Miami Beach for RetailSpaces ’16.

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July 21, 2016
Airbnb’s Chip Conley gives Candid Talk at Senior Living Innovation Forum
In post-war America, the elderly looked forward to retirement in their early 60’s, collecting Social Security after decades of hard work and leading a life of leisure. Now let’s fast forward to 2016, where aging Baby Boomers are still in the workforce with no chance of slowing...
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