Networking & Events


Networking & Events

Take the opportunity this November to establish connections, build new business relationships, and share best practices with your peers and industry leaders from around the world.

Lunch & Learn Spotlight

The Future is Now

What Cleaning Industry Experts Need to Know

Monday, November 15 • 11:30 AM - 1:15 PM

Crystal Washington

Futurist | Technology Strategist | Author CWM Enterprises

Constant technology innovations and a changing customer marketplace were already dramatically impacting the face of the industry. Then 2020 arrived and the script got flipped upside down.

Join technology strategist and futurist to show cleaning industry leaders methods to identify significant ways in which technology is re-programming your clients' needs, discover unique ways to embrace technology to avoid employee burnout, address labor shortages, and fortify your future in the long run.

In this session, you will:

  • Identify the significant ways in which technology is re-programming 'us' and our client's needs.
  • Discover unique ways to embrace technology trends to avoid employee burnout, address labor shortages, and fortify your future for the long run.
  • Uncover tips and tactics for riding the waves of change while avoiding wipeouts.

Intersted in this session? Purchase the All-Access Pass to attend.

Happy Hour: Vegas with a View

Monday, November 15 • 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Las Vegas Convention Center - 3rd Level Terrace

After a full day of learning, join us for drinks and networking on the brand-new terrace of the Las Vegas Convention Center with a unique panoramic view of the skyline. Registration Required.

ISSA Welcome Reception

Monday, November 15 • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Beer Park at Paris Hotel

Come one, come all. Meet or get reacquainted with colleagues from around the world while you enjoy complimentary light snacks and beverages during this friendly mixer. It’s the perfect way to get set for an eventful week of innovation, connections, and education! Registration Required.

Spotlight Speaker

Tuesday, November 16 • 9:15 AM - 10:00 AM

Las Vegas Convention Center

Save the date for our opening spotlight session, designed to inspire and motivate.
Speaker details to be announced soon! Included in the All-Access Pass or can be purchased a-la-carte.

Canada Night

Tuesday, November 16 • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Las Vegas Convention Center - 3rd Level Terrace

Calling all Canadians! Come network with your colleagues from north of the border to share stories and mix and mingle over delicious hors d’oeuvres and cocktails. 

Hygieia Network Awards Reception

Tuesday, November 16 • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Bellagio Resort & Casino

ISSA Hygieia Network’s awards reception will feature networking with industry leaders as well as Hygieia’s annual recognition awards, which include Rising Star of the Year, Member of the Year, and Company of the Year.  With over 700 people attending the event in 2019, it is sure to be one of the most well-attended and impactful events at the show.

Evening Roundtables

Tuesday, November 16 • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Bally's Las Vegas Hotel & Casino

Formatted in an energizing question and answer session to get you thinking about your business operations. Each table will have a pre-selected moderator that will lead and guide the discussion. The event comprises three 45-minute sessions, with a 15-minute break between each session. And have a cocktail while you network! Brought to you by ARCSI, a Division of ISSA. Registration Required.

Customer Power Panel

What’s Next for the Cleaning Industry?

Wednesday, November 17 · 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

ISSA Show North America 2021 presents an intimate look into what’s next for the cleaning industry from your customers’ perspectives. This Power Panel of C-suite executives from high-profile end-use segments—commercial real estate, hospitality, entertainment, and more—will discuss pain points, successes, and cleaning trends they have managed during the pandemic and expect to see in the future. Additionally, these influential leaders will discuss key market data and technology developments that you can leverage to better serve your customers.

Learning Outcomes/Topics:

  • Discover what the future of cleaning looks like from your customers’ view.
  • Understand data and trends that led us to now and what does they indicate for tomorrow.
  • Identify which technologies, trends, and investments are on your customers’ radars in the short and long term.

Interested in this session? Purchase the All-Access Pass to attend.

John Barrett

Executive Director

Brett Friedman

Precision Corp.

Pushpa Gowda

EVP Global Technology Engagement

Ignacio Guerra

VP of Operations & Parking
Staples Center

ISSA General Business Meeting

Thursday, November 18 • 8:45 AM - 9:45 AM

Las Vegas Convention Center

Members are welcome to attend this annual meeting to network with fellow ISSA members and meet the incoming board of directors. You’ll be privy to a state-of-the-association report and a report on ISSA Charities, the philanthropic and charitable arm of ISSA. Registration Required.

Innovation Awards + Happy Hour

Thursday, November 18 • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Las Vegas Convention Center

This award announcement is the culmination of the 2021 ISSA Innovation Award Program—the 12th anniversary year—in which industry professionals vote for the most innovative products, equipment, and solutions for the year. Join us for the ISSA Innovation Award announcement and champagne toast, followed by a happy hour to conclude the week! Registration Required.

My Show Planner

Create a plan for each day of the week!

Las Vegas Convention Center

Create your FREE planner account using My Show Planner, where you can organize your schedule of events, save your favorite sessions you want to attend, exhibitors, products and more. Later this year, you’ll be able to download your Show Planner as an app on your mobile device so you can reference your agenda during the week.

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