MICHAEL CERBELLI'S: THE HOT LIST ™
1. To fill someone with the urge or ability to do or feel something, especially to do something creative.
2. Breathe in (air); inhale.
“Michael Cerbelli’s: The Hot List™” is the definition of inspiration. It exists to provide not only the urge, but the ability to accomplish creative greatness.
This incredible presentation has become a ‘can’t miss’ annual event in and of itself. In “The Hot List™,” Michael takes the hottest, newest and most inspiring event and entertainment insights and showcases them for the producers in a breathtaking 90 minute, head-spinning romp. A word of advice; have your espresso ‘on board’ and don’t blink, you might miss something!
With “The Hot List™,” Michael identifies fresh trends in the ever-changing marketplace and showcases acts and innovations for enhanced experiential marketing. “Michael Cerbelli’s: The Hot List™” is more than an education in the direction of event production, it is Michael’s way of giving back to the industry which has given him so much.
It’s been said that how ‘The Hot List™’ goes, so goes the industry. Michael himself has even become ‘the event within the event,’ posing for pictures with fans even as he orchestrates the magnificent happening. Michael’s secret? He loves what he does, and he loves to see others succeed. Michael never needs to be the life of the party; his dream is to bring life to your party.
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What is Michael Cerbelli's: The Hot List™: 2017.
Taking the hottest and newest event and entertainment ideas, Michael names the trends well before everyone knows them. Combined with his quick wit, natural charisma, and yes… his good looks, Michael’s presentation to a feverish popularity. From Los Angeles to New York and London to New Delhi, he has been invited around the world to speak and share his knowledge and expertise.
What is The Special Event?
At The Special Event (TSE), the industry's premier trade show and conference for event professionals, you'll connect with over 5,000 event colleagues, exhibitors, and mentors. During your time at TSE, you can select from over 100 education sessions, attend seven showcasing events, network with fellow event pros, and browse through thousands of products on the exhibit hall floor. If you produce weddings or events, TSE is your show!
When is the show?
Thursday Jan 12, 2017
Doors open at 8:00 AM
Preshow starts at 8:00 AM
Michael Cerbelli's: The Hot ListTM Starts at 8:30 AM
Is the entertainment acts required to perform live to make the list?
Yes. Each entertainment act is required to perform live at The Special Event on Thursday Jan 12, 2017.
Are product ideas required to be present at Michael Cerbelli's: The Hot List™: 2017?
No. If your product is featured on Michael Cerbelli’s: The Hot List™. you do not need to present. However, it will be very beneficial for the success of your product to meet with event profession to discuss your product.
Can I hand out samples of my product at Michael Cerbelli's: The Hot List™: 2017?
Yes. We encourage companies to bring enough product to give out to each attendee. You are responsible for placing product on the seats before the show and you must pay for any shipping cost associated any product.
Is the a fee to be on Michael Cerbelli's: The Hot List™: 2017?
Yes, $250 per entry to go to Penton Publishing & The Special Event Show for producing the seminar. Each act is responsible for all cost associated with live performance or shipping product samples to the show. If you have appeared on The Hot List in any of the past three years (2014, 2015, 2016) AND you do not purchase a 10x10 exhibit booth at The Special Event Show 2017, you will be charged a $1,000 repeat performer fee in order to confirm your Hot List 2017 participation. (If you are a 2017 exhibitor, this $1,000 fee is waived.)
DISCLAIMER: ALL FEES FOR MICHAEL CERBELLI'S: THE HOT LIST™ GO TO PENTON PUBLISHING & THE SPECIAL EVENT SHOW FOR PRODUCING THE SEMINAR. MICHAEL CERBELLI AND PARTICIPANTS DO NOT GET PAID.
Who can submit?
Anyone with a HOT idea.
How do I submit?
What do I need to submit?
Each act is required to submit a detailed description of the idea, Hi-Rez photos, Hi-Rez video along with any technical information is require for the live performance.
When is the submission deadline?
Nov 1, 2016
How will I find out if my act has been accepted toMichael Cerbelli's: The Hot List™: 2017?
Acceptance letters will be emailed out two weeks after the submission deadline.
When can I post on social media my idea has been accepted on Michael Cerbelli's: The Hot List™: 2017?
If your idea is accepted toMichael Cerbelli's: The Hot List™: 2017 , please don’t post on social media until after the live show. it’s Top Secret!
Do I need pay for travel to Michael Cerbelli's: The Hot List™: 2017?
Yes. Each act is financially responsible for any travel, hotel, transportation cost that is accrued for Michael Cerbelli's: The Hot List™: 2017.
Will Cerbelli Creative or The Special Event reimburse for me for any cost associated with Michael Cerbelli's: The Hot List™: 2017?
No. Cerbelli Creative or The Special Event will not reimburse for any cost including shipping, production, labor, backline, or gear required to perform at live show. Michael Cerbelli's: The Hot List™: 2017.
Do I need to provide my own backline?
Yes. Each act is responsible for arranging and providing for backline or any addition gear, including staging, lighting, audio, lighting equipment.
Is there any travel information?
Link to TSE website for Travel
Who do I contact with more questions?