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Dine Around Mixer Event


Monday, 5:15–8:00 pm

Dining Expand your connections with dedicated dining options at San Diego restaurants that meet your budget. Facilitated by industry veterans, you’ll choose from various dining locations and experts for a fun dinner get together. Take a chance — maybe you’ll meet that one key connection at the Dine Around Mixer! 

5:15 pm – Groups meet at Expo Stage  
5:30 pm – Groups leave for restaurants
5:45 pm – Dinner with Facilitator at each Group’s restaurant

This is a pay-on-your-own event.Pre-registration required. 


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Dine Around Mixer Event

Monday, January 30, 5:15 - 8:00 pm     

Expand your connection opportunities on Monday evening with dedicated dining options at San Diego restaurants that meet your budget. Facilitated by industry veterans, you'll choose from various dining venues and experts for a fun dining event. Meet your group of 7 other dinner participants and facilitator Expo Stage by 5:15 pm, and then walk as a group to your restaurant.
Note: This is a pay-on-your-own event.
To participate in the Dine Around, review the following facilitator/topic/restaurant options and sign up below. All restaurants are located within a 15 minute walk from the San Diego Convention Center (SDCC).
Online registration opens January 17
Facilitator(s) Company Topic Restaurant Choice
FILLED! Elena Coarse, Director, Business Development Scrimmage Elevating your New Hire Training
Harbor House, $$, Seafood
Judith Hale, Author
Hale Associates
Certification: How are you using it? Want to use it?  How are others are using it? Puestos, $$, Mexican
FILLED! Mike Merriman, CMO Mzinga User Generated Content for Training Café Sevilla, $$-$$$, Spanish
FILLED! Taura Prosek, Director, Business Development & Executive Coach Stewart Leadership Return on Learning: Transformation, Teams and Training Union Bar, $$, American (Traditional)
FILLED! Matt Pierce, Customer Support Manager TechSmith Corp Video Makers Unite! Puestos, $$, Mexican
Mak Kishun, Head of International Learning and Development - Gamelearn U.S.A. Gamelearn USA, Inc
Gamelearn Serves Up!: Why You Need Game-based Learning on Your Training Menu
Meze Greek Fusion, $$, Greek
FILLED! Ray Jimenez,Chief Learning Architect  Vignettes for Learning Hyper Story and Micro Learning Osterio's, $$, Italian
FILLED! Steve Haskin, Principal World Class Beer/Beer U
The Effect of Media on the Mind of the Learner
Osterio's, $$, Italian
FILLED! Margie Meacham, Chief Freedom Officer Applications of Learning Science Edgewater, $$, Seafood & American Fare
FILLED! Lou Russell, CEO/Queen Russell Martin & Associates Battling the Plague of Busy Union Bar, $$, American (Traditional)
FILLED! Mark Snow, VP Performance Technology HRD Press Management Development Werewolf, $$,American Pub
Alison Hass, Design & Development Team Lead, xAPI Cohort Host  TorranceLearning xAPI-How do I get started?! Edgewater, $$, Seafood & American Fare
FILLED! Andrew Hughes, President Designing Digitally Serious Games, Gamification Implementation, Ideas, Tools, Tips and Tricks Edgewater, $$, Seafood & American Fare
FILLED! David Yesford, Sr. Vice President  Wilson Learning
L&D as a Strategic Channel
Werewolf, $$, American Pub


SIGN UP NOW! Choose ONE option from the list below and enter your contact info, including your mobile phone number (in case there are any last-minute changes for your dinner group). You will receive a confirmation email with the restaurant details. Note that space is limited in each Dine Around group and we will remove groups as they reach capacity. Registrations are on a first come, first served basis. However, your registration may not be accepted if  we exceed capacity.   QUESTIONS?   Contact Kim Grant.

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