The INDUSTRY Global | The Product Conference 2019 is coming to Cleveland, allowing attendees to expand their knowledge about software products while delivering a forum to connect with industry leaders. The conference will feature over 20 sessions, multiple 4-hour workshops, and more than 1,200 attendees from 30+ countries.
Do not miss your chance to learn from the true movers and shakers in the software business. While in Cleveland, be sure to leave some time to explore all of the sights of this vibrant city. Here are a few things to know before you take off on your Cleveland adventure.
INDUSTRY Global | The Product Conference 2019 is a dynamic event that will teach attendees how to build, launch, and scale high-quality software products. The three-day event is scheduled to be held on September 23–25 at the downtown Cleveland Marriott at Key Center.
Included in the event are a variety of lectures, educational workshops, social networking events, and more. Keynote speakers include legendary hip-hop artist Common and Jason Fried, CEO and co-founder of Basecamp. Attendees will learn from some of the industry’s leading innovators at this comprehensive conference.
A stay in any of the downtown Cleveland hotels will give you easy access to all of the events of The Product Conference. There are two partner hotels offering discount blocks of rooms. There is the Downtown Cleveland Marriott at Key Center, where the conference is held. There’s also the Drury Inn, which is close to the conference location. If the discount blocks are gone, the Hyatt Regency Cleveland, housed in a landmark building known as The Arcade Cleveland, is another good choice.
Cleveland’s status as a historic immigrant city has contributed to the area’s reputation of being a melting pot of flavors. While in Cleveland, be sure to sample the city’s famous Polish Boy sandwich. This glorious mess melds together kielbasa, coleslaw, french fries, and barbecue sauce for a truly unique eating experience.
Cleveland’s Eastern European immigrants brought the pierogi to these parts and there is no better place to try them out than at Sokolowski’s University Inn. The corned beef sandwich is also a Cleveland staple with local favorite Slyman’s Deli getting top reviews.
For a more upscale dining experience, put a visit to Lola Bistro & Wine Bar at the top of your list. At this trendy spot, diners can choose from a variety of New American specialties in its convenient East 4th Street location.
CLEVELAND’S TOP SIGHTS
Visitors to Cleveland flock to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for good reason. This comprehensive museum celebrates the rich history of this musical genre and the artists that made it what it is today. A variety of permanent and rotating exhibits and live performance events means there is always something new to discover at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Located just a few miles from downtown Cleveland, the Edgewater Beach and State Park is the perfect place to connect with Mother Nature on the idyllic shores of Lake Erie. The East 4th Street Entertainment District comes alive at night with a bevy of restaurants, shopping options, and nightlife venues. Connect with other conference attendees as well as locals at this eclectic gathering spot.