By Anna Sekula Posted October 24, 2011, 11:58 AM EDT
NEW YORK On Wednesday, October 19, nearly 3,000 event and meeting professionals gathered at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center for the 2011 BizBash Expo & Awards. The one-day conference and show included keynotes from Meetup C.E.O. and founder Scott Heiferman and event designer Colin Cowie, as well as the presentation of the 2011 New York Event Style Awards and Readers’ Choice Awards. Here’s a look at the expo and what some attendees thought of the day.