Education & content providers for Motivation Experience


Recognition Professionals International is the professional association for HR practitioners and business professionals from Fortune 500 companies to start ups who are committed to the art and science of employee recognition. We offer free membership to practitioners to check out some of our resources.  


The Incentive Marketing Association is an organization of providers of incentive merchandise and services dedicated to promoting high standards of professionalism in the incentive and recognition field, creating greater awareness of incentives, and helping its members prosper through education, training, research, and marketing services. 


The Loyalty Academy, a product of the Wise Marketer Group, is the premiere global education and membership organization for loyalty marketing practitioners. Since 2016, the Loyalty Academy has offered certification for loyalty marketing professionals via online, in-person, and customized in-house educational workshops and seminars

Education focused on people


Education Program Overview

Turnover is going through the roof as the economy continues to prosper and more jobs become available, which means now is the time to build a more intimate relationship with your employees if you want to hang on and keep them.

Join us at Motivation Experience on May 20 and hear from leading executives from Oracle Corporation, Recognition Professionals International, The Loyalty Academy, and many more! Come and learn about best practices on how to engage internal employees, how to get them more connected to your brand, and learn how to demonstrate the value of improving/increasing safety, productivity, and retention. 

What Will You Learn by Attending Motivation Experience?

You will receive demonstrations on best practices for establishing an engaging culture that encourages people to work together, continue learning, and allow folks to grow their careers in a meaningful way that will motivate the workforce and create value. 

As an added benefit, Motivation Experience will provide you with an unparalleled opportunity to network and engage with rewards and recognition solution providers, as well the leading brand in the world. Learn how to increase your engagement strategies by over 20% through unique networking and one-on-one discussions.  

Who Should Attend?

 If you’re a mid-level manager, emerging professional, seasoned executive, in HR, rewards, recognition, executive compensation, sales compensation, workforce experience, or benefits YOU SHOULD ATTEND! Every imaginable industry should be represented from all over the country.  Register now! 

Media partners


Premium Incentive Products is one of the leading publications catering to the rewards, recognition, motivation and incentive industry. PIP leads the way by being 100% subscriber requested reaching 30,000 in print and 50,000 digitally. 


ALYCENT Marketing Group, a full service new business development agency and consulting firm offering targeted business development programs, media planning, creative services, event/meeting planning services, concierge services, and full services solutions based on client needs. 


Sales & Marketing Management can provide you with increased exposure by targeting this desirable audience of decision-makers via targeted print advertising, website sponsorships, e-newsletter campaigns, direct mail, and much more. 

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Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Hinda Partner Summit 

12:00pm - 10:00pm 

Thursday, November 12, 2020

7:00am – 8:00am

Hinda Partner Breakfast

8:00am – 12:00pm

Hinda Partner Meeting 

12:00pm – 1:00pm

Motivation Experience Kickoff Welcome Luncheon 

1:00pm – 1:50pm

Motivation Experience and The Wisemarketer Keynote

The Future of Loyalty Marketing

 Join Mike Capizzi, Dean of the Loyalty Academy and Partner in the Wise Marketer Group as he presents findings from a global panel of loyalty experts who debated the future of loyalty marketing.

1:00pm – 6:00pm

IMA Course and Certification 

2:00pm – 3:00pm

Recognition Professionals International

Five Trends Shaping the Employee Experience
Theresa Harkins-Schulz, CRP, Inspirus, LLC 

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Breakout Session on Gift Cards

4:15pm – 5:00pm

Breakout Session on  the State of the Incentive Industry

5:30pm – 7:30pm

Motivation Experience Expo Reception 

7:30pm – 10:30pm

Motivation Experience All Industry Dinner 

Friday, November 13, 2020

7:00am – 9:00am

Motivation Experience Breakfast

9:00am - 10:20am/10:30am - 12:00pm 

Loyalty Academy Mini-Conference, sponsored by Reward Paths 

B2B Loyalty – Trends, Techniques and Tips 

9:00am – 12:00pm

Motivation Experience Expo 

12:00pm – 1:00pm

Motivation Experience Luncheon 

1:00pm – 4:00pm

Motivation Experience Expo 



Agenda subject to change

November 11-13, 2020, Marriott Marquis Chicago