The countdown has begun to the 2012, McAfee Global SecurityAlliance Partner Summit, October 23-25 in Las Vegas. Looking for a reason to register? Here are my Top 10 reasons to attend the McAfee Partner Summit:
#10: Location, Location, Location: The event is being held at the Venetian, the premier luxury hotel in Las Vegas.
#9: 98%: That’s the percentage of last year’s Partner Summit attendees that said they wanted to return in 2012.
#8: Lounge Poolside: Gavin Struthers, SVP WW Channels at McAfee is hosting a Welcome Reception at the exclusive Azure Pool Club.
#7: Hear the Rebel Yell: See rocker Billy Idol in concert.
#6: 5-Minutes of Fame: Take a walk on the red carpet at our Partner Appreciation party at the famous TAO nightclub.
#5: Security Connected-Partner Connected: It is all about strengthening our relevance with you, our channel partners, learn more at the Partner Summit General Session, featuring keynotes from Gavin Struthers, Joe Sexton and a special guest speaker as well as a Q&A session with Mike DeCesare.
#4: Gain Valuable Customer Insight: We have a great roundtable on Understanding Today’s CIO, we have a session on How to Sell McAfee Network and Database Security that will focus on customer examples and our guest speaker’s keynote will be on delivering the Ultimate Customer Experience.
#3: Learn From Industry Experts: The Partner Summit is no longer about just hearing from McAfee. This year we are bringing in a Marketing and a MSP expert to lead insightful and informative Partner Business Sessions.
#1: It’s a Top 100 Channel Partner Conference: The McAfee Partner Summit made the VARGuy’s Top 100 Channel Partner Conferences for 2012 (rumor is he will be joining us in Las Vegas).
You can keep up-to-date on all the Partner Summit action by following McAfeeChannels on Twitter or our Partner Summit hashtag #MFEPS12.
Look forward to seeing you in Vegas!