The event begins the evening of Friday, October 28 with some optional events, is in full swing on Saturday the 29th, and wraps up Sunday afternoon. Last year sold out. Over 400 people have registered, there are fewer than 100 spots left.
Speakers include Lucky a.k.a. Ben from One Mile at a Time, Brian a.k.a The Points Guy from.. The Points Guy, Rick a.k.a. ingy the Frugal Travel Guy, plus beaubo — the guy who once hired Thai rice farmers to mileage run in the Golden Triangle — and Randy Petersen, the famous Pudding Guy and also United’s Captain Denny Flanagan. My talk on booking frequent flyer awards is completely full.
If you can make it to Chicago that weekend, you really should. The $75 cost includes all the seminars as well as some meals, with leftover funds donated to charity, this is about frequent flyers helping and educating frequent flyers. Fun in its own right, great friendship, and learning all the tricks and techniques that folks only share one-on-one.