The 2018 Marketron User Symposium is the perfect place to learn more about the products you use every day, find innovative solutions to improve your workday and network with colleagues from across the industry.
Please join us this year in Philadelphia, PA : August 8-9
The Marketron User Symposium is for traffic managers, business managers, sales managers, controllers and anyone directly using Marketron’s Revenue Management Workflow Solutions. Find out what is on the Marketron product roadmap, learn about new Marketron products already in the marketplace and take a deep dive into the software you use every day to master efficiency and productivity.
This year's 2-day event will be full of group sessions, industry speakers and informative presentations. Below you will find a list of sessions offered. Check back often as this agenda is subject to change.
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A Look Into the Future
Join Marketron’s new CEO, Michael Collins, for a discussion on how innovation and industry advancement is shaping the future of media. Changes in audience behavior, advertiser strategy and media company operations are affecting how we do business, and Marketron is on the forefront to provide the intelligent solutions that empower the industry to succeed.
Innovation Hard at Work
Join our Product Management Team in a discussion of what is on the horizon with our product roadmaps and hear about exciting new developments in Traffic, Digital, Programmatic and more.
The Digital Revolution
See Marketron’s ground-breaking Pitch by MarketronTM product in action and be the hero who brings this revenue- generating goldmine back to your stations.
Days Outstanding – A Term of the Past
It is the dream of any operator to reduce Days Outstanding to zero. Marketron has the tools to help you make your way there. We will do a deep-dive to discover the new functionality in the Advertising portal – then reveal the secret to transitioning your customers to paying you faster online with PayNow.
The Efficient Business Office
In the age of doing more with less, efficient tools and systems are essential to keep us at the forefront of our operations while constantly improving our output and responsiveness. We will walk you through available tools to help you do just that. Products covered will include Proof of Performance and Payments.
As the accounts receivable world transitions to a paperless eco-system, Marketron has all the tools to help your company compete. Discover why all of our clients are moving to 100% electronic invoicing and learn all about Marketron’s Advertising Portal and our new E-Statements.
Get a Day Back Each Week
Learn how Marketron clients consistently save hours and days per week with one of our most popular electronic services – Network Connect. Master the software for ultimate efficiency in handling network and agency orders.
Optional “Sunrise Yoga” available from 6:30am – 7:00am both days
Visual Traffic Grad School
Make sure you are getting the best out of your software. Our experts will share best practices, tips and tricks on Inventory and Billing Reporting, Political Schedules, Advanced Sales Reporting, Cart List and Copy procedures, Logs and Scheduling, Credit and Billing plus get an overview of Visual Traffic 6.0.
Untethered: Visual Traffic in the Cloud
It is here – the Cloud-Based Visual Traffic system is ready, and we are going to show you how you can access your applications and data safely and securely online.
“I See What You Did There!” – Peer-to-Peer Sharing
Join your fellow Visual Traffic users in sharing insights and tackling issues together. Our team will share learnings from handling thousands of support calls that can help everyone in the Visual Traffic Community ensure their workflow is working for them.
Safe and Secure
DataAssure for Visual Traffic provides a crucial safety net for your data should an unexpected natural disaster or system failure happen. Learn how it works and the peace of mind it will provide your operations.
A Look Behind the Curtain
See what’s new and hear about what exciting developments are planned for Visual Traffic.
Build Your Best Revenue Management Workflow in The Cloud
Learn from our product experts on how you can get the most from Marketron Traffic. Get caught up on new functionality and how it can be implemented successfully into your processes. Highlights include Single Sign-on and increased security measures.
Learn, Share and Get Some Time Back
A problem-solving roundtable for common support problems. Our experts guide you through tips and tricks that will help maximize system efficiency, reduce errors and streamline your day-to-day operations.
Conversion to Orders 360 – Are You Prepared?
Orders 360, Marketron’s new multi-media order entry system, is in active rollout, and the time to plan for your transition is now. Our team will walk you through what steps you will need to take to ensure a successful conversion and discuss the benefits you can expect once your move is complete. A must-attend for any group that has not transitioned yet – learn what software will be retired and when.
Ask the Insight Doc
Our Insight experts are here to diagnose your reporting woes and get you a healthy, robust report and dashboard setup for your entire organization.
Each pass is $595.
All Passes are Buy Two, Get One Free.
We would love to host as many individuals from your organization as possible! If you are thinking about bringing a group, please contact your sales rep or email@example.com to discuss group rates and specialized sessions.
Space is limited, so register today! Please be sure that each registrant from your organization fills out a separate form. After completing your registration you must book your lodging.
We have arranged a special group rate at $249/night at The Bellevue Hotel. Reserve your room online or call 1-215-893-1234 and mention the Marketron User Symposium when making your reservations to receive the special rate. Room is limited so make your reservations early! Rate is based on availability.
Frequently Asked Questions
The 2018 Marketron User Symposium caters to current Marketron Traffic and Visual Traffic users. We encourage everyone from c-level executives, business managers, traffic managers, and sales managers to attend. Discussions will include all current electronic services, the Mediascape Platform, future products and services as well as the Mediascape Marketplace.
Registration for this year’s event is $595. All passes are buy 2, get 1 free and we are offering special group rates. Please contact your sales representative for more details.
The Symposium is taking place August 8-9, 2018 at The Bellevue Hotel in Philadelphia, PA. We have negotiated a group rate starting at $249/night at The Bellevue Hotel, which is the location of the Symposium. There are a number of other options in the Philadelphia area, however we are not able to guarantee competitive rates at those locations.
Our agenda has been designed for flexibility with travelers’ schedules. Both the morning and afternoon sessions will be educational and beneficial, so even partial-day attendance will be worthwhile. You will get the best value by attending the full track for your product interest.
No, you do not need to bring anything other than questions you would like to ask the Marketron panelists and presenters, and a collaborative mindset for the user group sessions!
We are looking forward to having you join us at The Bellevue Hotel, Philadelphia from August 8-9, 2018.
Please complete the registration survey and click “Submit Registration” when you are finished. You will receive an invoice for your conference registration fee via email in a few business days. Should you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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