VIRAL SUMMIT



FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS



  1. What is the Viral Summit 2013?
  2. Who attends the Viral Summit?
  3. Why should I attend?
  4. What can I expect at the event?
  5. How much does it cost to register and what does a registration pass include?
  6. What if I want to register in person at the trade show?
  7. Will you be mailing me my badge or do I pick it up at the Harrah's Hotel & Casino?
  8. What if I lose my badge during the convention?
  9. Do you offer discounted passes for the exhibit hall only?
  10. Do you offer single day passes? Is the admission price for one day or all days?
  11. What if I want to meet someone at the Viral Summit 2013 that has no badge and does not plan to register for the event?
  12. Do you provide a list of the the delegate names and companies?
  13. How do I make appointments in advance of the event with delegates attending?
  14. Do I have to give you my real name? I don't want it to appear on my badge.
  15. I plan to bring my family to Las Vegas so that we will have a vacation time after the event. Can my spouse and children accompany me into the conference?
  16. I am from another country and require a Visa to go to the event. How do I get a Visa Invitation letter from Viral Summit 2013?
  17. I am from the media. Do you offer media passes to the event?
  18. I am a student. Do you offer special academic rates to the event?
  19. I pre-registered and I'm unable to attend. Can I get a refund?
  20. I want to exhibit or sponsor at the Viral Summit. What can I do?
  21. Where can I find Viral Summit 2013 on Twitter?



Q: What is the Viral Summit 2013?
A: Viral Summit is the first and the only trade show and business conference for the viral growth techniques and marketing tools. This year Viral Summit will be covering the new technology, management, strategy and marketing to go viral for any type of business. It's an advanced summit for founders, C-Level executives, top viral experts, social media marketers and senior management in the business.


Q: Who attends the Viral Summit?
A: Viral Summit 2013 is attended by start-ups. In addition, marketing executives, social media experts, "super affiliates", viral consultants, mobile technology companies and Fortune 1000 companies also generally attend the event.


Q: Why should I attend?
A: This is the summit for the Viral executives where business gets done. Social Media and viral executives discuss the best techniques and tools to grow internet business overnight via videos, social networks, Twitter and with various software tools. Venture capitalists meet with new firms seeking funding. Companies social media execs meet with online community owners, viral experts, share experience and learn various new social media strategies. New technologies and success stories are introduced and debated at the event and executives share with each other what they found. Marketing strategies are also evaluated.


Q: What can I expect at the event?
A: Viral Summit 2013 attendance is certainly a different experience for most, if not all delegates. This is a serious business event, and all delegates attending treat it as such. Business negotiations take place during networking sessions. The seminars at the conference are designed to discusss new technologies as well as best tactics, methods and strategies for managers of internet businesses to go viral. Networking at the Viral Summit with other delegates, like yourself, has been found to be most productive in discovering new business and growth opportunities. For this to work best for you, it requires that you will need to be assertive and introduce yourself to other delegates at the event.


Q: How much does it cost to register and what does a registration pass include?
A: If you register before January 11, 2013 (11:59 PM EST), the registration fee is USD $150. After January 11, 2013 (11:59 PM EST), the cost increases to USD $275. A registration pass includes access to the Viral Summit 2013 exhibit hall at the Harrah's Hotel & Casino, Viral Summit 2013 seminars as well as most of the Viral Summit 2013 associated social events taking place during the event. Morning and afternoon snacks are provided for both days. Lunch is is provided. If there is a pre-event sessions on January 19, it is not included with the 2-Day/1-Day main conference price.


Q: What if I want to register in person at the trade show?
A: At-Door registration begins on January 19 at 8:00 AM. We recommend you get there early as there will be a long line of people looking to purchase passes at the front door. That is why we recommend registering for Viral Summit 2013 online early. You save both money and time at the event.


Q: Will you be mailing me my badge or do I pick it up at the Harrah's Hotel & Casino?
A: You must pick up your badge at the conference registration desk the morning of the event. Please bring government issued photo identificaiton (for verification purposes only). Registration badges are not mailed.


Q: What if I lose my badge during the convention?
A: At this event your badge is your access to the Viral Summit. With it, you can enter the exhibit hall (if available), the seminar rooms and attend other outside social events. Badges cannot be replaced if lost or stolen. If you need to purchase a replacement badge at the event the cost will be USD $275.


Q: Do you offer discounted passes for the exhibit hall only?
A: No. The conference pass includes all that was stated above. There is only one registration fee.


Q: Do you offer single day passes? Is the admission price for one day or all days?
A: If the event is 2 days, then the admission price is for all days. There are no day passes.


Q: What if I want to meet someone at the Viral Summit 2013 that has no badge and does not plan to register for the event?
A: This is a closed event. The exhibit hall, seminar rooms, meeting rooms and some areas of Harrah's Hotel & Casino will be the forum where Viral Summit delegates conduct business. Only Viral Summit registrants will be allowed in these areas with NO exceptions.


Q: Do you provide a list of the the delegate names and companies?
A: No. This convention is attended by wealthy entrepreneurs and senior executives that do not wish to give out their names or contact details to others they do not know.


Q: How do I make appointments in advance of the event with delegates attending?
A: We strongly recommend you use the Message Boards. Announce that you are coming and what you have to offer. Your post will be read. We also recommend the Linked In Industry Group and Meetup Group


Q: Do I have to give you my real name? I don't want it to appear on my badge.
A: We require your real first and last name for identification purposes only. We will place the name you would like to appear on the badge at the registration desk.


Q: I plan to bring my family to Las Vegas so that we will have a vacation time after the event. Can my spouse and children accompany me into the conference?
A: No. This is a closed event open to registered Viral Summit delegates only. You can register your spouse, however children under 18 years of age will not be registered and can not be admitted to the event.


Q: I am from another country and require a Visa to go to the event. How do I get a Visa Invitation letter from Viral Summit 2013?
A: You must first register for your conference pass. Upon receipt of payment, email us a request for a visa invitation letter. Please include your name, full mailing address and fax number. We will then fax you the invitation letter.


Q: I am from the media. Do you offer media passes to the event?
A: If you are with the major media (examples are: National Public Radio, Euronews, the New York Times, The Economist Magazine, Financial Times, etc.), then email us with your name, the name and address of the media publication, the name of your editor and his contact details. Upon confirmation, we will contact you and advise if you are approved to have a media pass to the event. If you are an industry or trade publication, please note that we have pre-arranged co-promotional agreements with other trade publications. Our co-promotional agreements are done months in advance. If you are contacting us for the first time just prior to the event, you will need to register and pay for your pass.


Q: I am a student. Do you offer special academic rates to the event?
A: No. The trade show is designed more for business and less so for academia.


Q: I pre-registered and I'm unable to attend. Can I get a refund?
A: No. All sales are final and there is no refund for cancellation. Our cancellation policy is listed on the terms and conditions page for registering at the event.


Q: I want to exhibit or sponsor at the Viral Summit. What can I do?
A: View the Sponsorship Packages that we have available and contact us by telephone at USA +1 (212) 722-1744 ext. 4 or email us with your inquiry.


Q: Where can I find Viral Summit 2013 on Twitter?
Here.

If you have any additional questions about attending that were not addressed on this web page please email us.