Leadership Insights Forum Schedule of Events

*Please note that the schedule below is subject to change. Check back often for updates.

Monday, October 11
TIME Event Location
MORNING

Attendee Arrivals

Boston, Massachusetts
1:00-4:00PM

Leadership Insights Forum Registration & Info Desk

Stop by the Registration Desk to pick up your name badge and conference materials.

Encore Boston Harbor
4:00-6:00PM

Leadership Insights Forum Kick-off & Encore Master Class

Start the Leadership Insights Forum in style and learn from a local expert, sponsored by the Encore Boston Harbor.

Encore Boston Harbor

6:00-9:00PM

IRF Fall Festival

Sponsored by Encore Boston Harbor and CSI DMC

Celebrate New England traditions with a locally sourced menu served outside on one of the Encore’s beautiful harbor-side lawns.


Encore Boston Harbor

Tuesday, October 12
TIME Event Location
7:30-8:30AM

Leadership Insights Forum Breakfast 

Encore Boston Harbor
8:30AM-12:00PM

Morning Education Sessions

Transformation Keynote: Lisa Tanzer

IRF Research Preview: The Psychology of Points  

  • Adam Presslee, University of Waterloo
  • Susan Adams, Vice President, Next Level Performance
  • Allan Schweyer, Chief Academic Advisor, IRF

Facilitated Small Group Discussions: Transforming Program Structures for Maximum Effectiveness

Encore Boston Harbor
12:00-1:00PM

Leadership Insights Forum Lunch

Encore Boston Harbor

1:00-5:00PM

Afternoon Education Sessions

IRF Research Preview: 2022 Outlook for Merchandise, Gift Card, and Event Gifting and Discussion on the State of Rewards

  • Rick Garlick, Chief Research Advisor, IRF

Facilitated Roundtable Discussions: The Role of Incentives in the New Talent Market

Encore Boston Harbor

6:45-9:30PM

Closing Reception & Dinner

The Newbury Boston

Wednesday, October 13
TIME Event Location
MORNING 

Attendee Departures

Boston, Massachusetts
8:00 - 10:00AM

Grab-and-Go Breakfast

Encore Boston Harbor