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Heading to NECA 2017 Seattle?

Oct 04, 2017

17Seattle-bannershowedEach year, NECA attracts some well-known public figures to address attendees with their wisdom and wealth of life experiences or to entertain in events attendees will never forget. Check out the amazing planned events in store for those heading to NECA 2017 Seattle, October 7-10.

Join your peers at the MoPOP Saturday night where NECA kicks things off with the opening reception featuring sponsored events throughout the museum, learn more »

Next up, the opening general session Sunday morning will feature Amy Purdy, top-ranked snowboarder, dancer, model, actress and designer. Pen-Del-Jersey Chapter, NECA is sponsoring a book signing with Amy Purdy and will have 300 books to pass out at 1:00 pm on Sunday, October 8th in booth 1616.

Monday's general session will feature Jim Donald, renowned business executive. Named one of the “Top 25 CEOs in the World” by the Best Practice Institute and Business Travel News, Donald has earned a reputation for turning around financially ailing companies.

Tuesday's closing general session will put the spotlight on Ben Saunders, polar explorer.

Finally, at the closing celebration sponsored by Thomas & Betts, Huey Lewis and the News will take the stage and play the night away for attendees with hits such as "Heart and Soul," "I Want a New Drug," "Stuck with You," "The Heart of Rock n’ Roll," and "The Power of Love."

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