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December 5 - 7, 2021
Monarch Beach ResortDana Point, CA and online

Networking Opportunities


Hundreds of new connections await at GAIM Ops West.

NEW networking formats for 2021

Discussion roundtables

Get together in a more intimate setting and discuss the hottest topics with your peers and key experts from the GAIM Ops’ speaker panel.

No need to pre-register, turn up and choose your discussion topic.

Topic specific working groups

Have smaller group discussions with your peers and delve deeper into sector-specific trends and opportunities with like-minded peers also active in your specialist area.

 This year, there are even more topics than ever with 7+ streams of content.

Drinks receptions

Prefer to network the traditional way? Join us on Sunday for the Welcome Reception and round off Monday with the GAIM Ops West party, where you can connect with friends and meet new people.

Enhance your networking

The ConnectMe app helps you grow your network. You'll receive your login details before the event so by the time you’re in Dana Point, you can have a full schedule of meetings set up. Watch the video to find out more.

  • Fill in your profile and use the matchmaking tool to find attendees with similar interests
  • View the full delegate list and filter it to find the people you are most interested in meeting
  • Add new contacts and message them using the live chat function
  • schedule both live and virtual meetings with your contacts
  • Download your contact list after the event to keep in touch and continue the conversation


Secure meetings with industry leaders, host a networking event and enjoy greater brand visibility.