2014 Motionsoft Technology Summit

2014 Motionsoft Technology Summit
Event on 2014-09-16 15:00:00

Motionsoft Technology Summit

Motionsoft would like to invite you to spend a day with your peers discussing the common technology issues we all face in the health and fitness industry. We will be joined by a number of industry leaders who will share insights and lead the discussions. 

The all-day event is scheduled for Wednesday, September 17th 2014 in New York City. There will be a reception and dinner the night before.

Motionsoft will provide lodging and meals for all attendees.  

We look forward to seeing you,

Al Noshirvani, CEO

Summit Agenda

*Conference events will take place in the Manhattan Ballroom, 8th Floor, Marriott Marquis


September 16th, 2014


 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM – Arrival & Check-in – Marriott Marquis – 1535 Broadway New York, NY


 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM – Cocktail Reception


 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM – Dinner – The View Restaurant @ the Marriott Marquis




September 17th, 2014


7:30AM to 8:30 AM – Breakfast


8:30 AM to 9:15 AM – Motionsoft Welcome


Motionsoft CEO Al Noshirvani and VP of Product Management, Frank Anderson will discuss our latest release and the MoSo Product Roadmap for 2015 and beyond.





9:15 AM to 10:45 AM – "Leveraging technology to Maximize Club Value" – Panel Presentation


The club industry has seen a fair share of investment by outside venture and private equity groups. Hear about some of challenges and the role information systems play in these transactions.


Moderator by Peter Moore – Managing Partner – Integrity Squared


Mike Morris – Operating Partner – Northcastle Partners
Brent Leffel – President – New Evolutions Ventures



10:45 AM to 11:00 AM – NetGen-Connect – Sponsor Presentation


Unleash the Power of Promotional Digital Marketing – NetGen Connect s a powerful marketing automation system designed to drive promotional campaigns that accelerate customer acquisition and enhance retention


Brian Mitchell – CEO – NetGen Connect


11:00 AM to 12:30 PM – "The Convergence of Equipment and Data" – Panel Presentation


Representatives from major fitness equipment companies discuss their latest innovations and discuss how member information, connectivity and data are playing a bigger role in their product roadmaps


Moderated by David Dunlap – President & CEO – Fitwave International


Bryan Arp – CEO – Netpulse
Fabrizio Giudici – Global Director, Network Services – Technogym
Andrew Kolman – Director of Product Management – Matrix Fitness


____________________________________________________________________________________________________________12:30 PM to 1:30 PM – "Member Retention: Factors & Tools" – Educational Session


Dr. Paul Bedford presents the latest results of his work on member retention. Joining him will be Motionsoft COO George Pappas to discuss tools and approaches to address this endless challenge of our industry


____________________________________________________________________________________________________________1:30 PM to 3:00 PM – "Understanding the Complex World of Payments" – Panel Presentation


Payments executives from the most well-known processing partners in North America discuss tips and provide advice on maximizing draft and processing performance while minimizing business risk


Moderated by Keith Trawick – CEO – Intrannuity


Tim Horton – FirstData – VP Cyber Security Solutions
David Tepoorten – VP Specialty Markets Group


____________________________________________________________________________________________________________3:00 PM to 4:30 PM – Keynote Presentation


A very special guest will discuss the latest technology trends that as fitness executives we all should be thinking about




4:30 PM to 5:00 PM – Wrap up


Hotel & Location Details:


Marriott Marquis Hotel, Times Square


Room Interior, Marriott Marquis Hotel

1535 Broadway, New York, NY 10036



  • Will Motionsoft provide hotel accommodations?
    • Yes.
  • Will Motionsoft provide meals?
    • Yes.
  • Can I bring a coworker to the event?
    • Motionsoft asks that one representative from each company attend the event unless other arrangements are made prior to the event. Motionsoft welcomes diverse perspectives on complex technological issues, and encourages the most experienced decision-makers at your company to attend.
  • What airport should I fly to?
    • The John F. Kennedy (JFK) and La Guardia (LGA) airports are most conveniently located. In addition, you might also wish to travel to Penn Station or Newark Liberty Airport (EWR).
  • Will Motionsoft provide transportation from the airport or Penn Station?
    • If necessary, Motionsoft can help you arrange transportation from the airport to the hotel. Otherwise, we ask that each attendee arrange his or her own transportation since guests will be arriving at different times. 
  • Where should I park if I am driving to the hotel?
    • The hotel offers valet parking for /day, but there is also a conveniently-located parking garage at 267 West 47th Street that charges /day. 

For any other questions, please feel free to email Jennifer Field at jfield@motionsoft.net
*Motionsoft updates this page periodically*

at Marriott Marquis New York
1535 Broadway
New York, United States

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