What is Ellie Mae Experience 2017?
Experience 2017 is an exclusive conference for mortgage professionals who use Ellie Mae’s Encompass® all-in-one mortgage management solution, Mavent® Compliance Service, the marketing solution Mortgage Returns by Ellie Mae, and AllRegs® research, reference, and education resources.
What events are planned?
- Eight conference tracks (including 2 new tracks) and 36 interactive breakout sessions hosted by Ellie Mae experts and mortgage industry leaders
- Pre-conference Training
- Ellie Mae Hall of Fame awards with Super Bowl-winning coach Bill Cowher
- Wharton Professor Adam Grant and Ellie Mae executive keynote speeches
- Charitable and volunteer team-building opportunities
- Networking receptions and a Customer Appreciation Party
What Breakout Session are happening this year?
A total of 36 are planned, with a range of thought-provoking speakers and presenters talking about what’s happening today, and where the industry is going tomorrow. Two full days with eight tracks, each with a specific focus, including:
- Peer Networking (NEW!)
- Technologist & Developer
- Sales & Marketing
- Training Strategies (NEW!)
For more details see the Agenda & Sessions page on the Experience website.
When is Experience?
March 6-8, 2017
Pre-conference Training attendees are encouraged to pick up their Experience credentials on March 5.
All other attendees are encouraged to pick up their Ellie Mae Experience 2017 credentials on March 6.
Where is Ellie Mae Experience 2017 being held?
Wynn Las Vegas
3131 Las Vegas Blvd. S
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Who should attend?
- Business management
- Closers & funders
- Compliance managers
- Ellie Mae Partners
- Loan officers & processors
- Lock desk staff
- Marketing managers
- Mortgage industry executives
- Operations managers
- Sales team
- Secondary market managers
- System administrators
- Training/Education/HR directors and managers
What is the recommended attire?
Who is the Hall of Fame speaker this year?
Super Bowl-winning head coach and CBS NFL analyst Bill Cowher.
When will Bill Cowher be speaking?
Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 8am.
How many people are expected to attend?
We’re anticipating a gathering of approximately 3,000 this year, we had a sell-out crowd of more than 2,400 attendees at Experience 2016. And since we’re expecting this increase in attendance we’ve expanded capacity in the conference rooms at the Wynn.
I need approval from my manager to attend Experience 2017. Can you help?
Feel free to use this justification letter in an email or letter to your manager. Once downloaded it can be customized as needed.
What's your cancellation policy?
Log into the Experience 2017 registration site to cancel your registration at any time.
Cancellations through January 15, 2017 will be refunded as follows:
Experience two-day conference:
Refund of registration fee minus $200
Pre-conference Training plus two-day conference:
Refund or registration fee minus $400
Refunds will not be granted after January 15, 2017. Please allow up to two billing cycles for refund to the reflected on your credit card statement.
Is my registration transferable?
Yes. Registration transfer requests for both Experience 2017 and Pre-conference Training should be submitted in writing by February 15, 2017. To transfer a registration, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the names and email addresses of the original and substitute registrants.
Who can I contact with registration questions?
Please call 844.EXP.2017 or email@example.com
What does it cost to attend Experience 2017?
You have the option of attending the 2-day Experience 2017 conference on its own, or combining the conference with the Pre-conference Training.
Early Bird Pricing
(Register by 12/16/2016)
(Register after 12/16/2016)
3/7 – 3/8 Conference ONLY
3/6 – 3/8 Conference + Training
Are group discounts available?
Yes. Groups of five or more from the same organization will receive an additional 20% discount off the Experience 2017 conference rate. (Note: Pre-conference Training is not discounted).
To receive the 20% group discount please select Group Discount option when registering, and you and your team will be given a unique discount code to use during payment. Each team member may register separately or in a group, but must use the unique group code to receive the discount. (Note: After the first person from your company requests the discount code it will need to be shared with subsequent team members requesting the group discount.)
If you don’t believe five or more people from your organization will register for Experience 2017 (and don’t apply for the 20% group discount), but then five or more people do register please contact the Experience Registration Help Desk to receive the 20% group discount.
Please see the Registration Site for more details.
Are airfare and hotel costs included with registration?
How do I pay for registration?
We accept VISA, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. Payment must be processed at the time of registration.
Will I receive confirmation after I register?
Yes. A confirmation will be emailed to the address you provide.
When should I select which breakout sessions I want to participate in?
The breakout sessions you want to attend can be selected at the time of registration, or they can be selected later.
To indicate which sessions you want to participate in or update your previous selections, click here and log in with the registration code in your registration confirmation email.
The breakout sessions you attend is not limited to what you selected during registration.
Can I edit my contact information or change which sessions I want to attend after I register?
Yes. To manage your registration, change your contact information, or update your session preferences:
- Click here
- Enter the email address you provided during registration
- Enter the registration code in your registration confirmation email
When should I select which training classes I want to participate in?
Please select your training session classes when registering for Experience 2017.
If you would like to change your training session selections, please send a request to firstname.lastname@example.org by January 30, 2017. We will do our best to accommodate any request for training class changes but cannot guarantee session request changes due to limited seating capacity.
Can I just register for the March 6 Pre-conference Training?
Sorry, no. To attend the March 6 Pre-conference Training you must register for both the training and conference portions of Experience.
What other things can I do in Las Vegas?
Visit the Las Vegas visitor website for additional things to do during your stay.
Hotel & Travel
Are there special discount room rates?
The last of the discount hotel rate is only currently available at the Venetian & Palazzo and is nearly sold out, book soon to get discount.
PLEASE NOTE: An extremely large citywide convention will be happening at the same time as Experience, we urge you to book your room as soon as possible to ensure a reservation.
Discount room rates are offered 3 days prior and 3 days after the event based on occupancy and availability.
If you need assistance securing your hotel accommodations, please visit their websites or contact the hotels directly.
How can I book my room at Wynn/Encore, Treasure Island, Palazzo/Venetian hotels?
The special group room rate for Experience 2017 at the Wynn Las Vegas is sold out, but there is still limited room availability at regular rates, please check website for current availability.
Check online reservations here.
Reservations by phone: (877) 321-9966
The special group room rate for Experience 2017 at the Treasure Island is sold out, but there is still limited room availability at regular rates, please check website for current availability.
Check online reservations here.
Reservations by phone: (800) 944-7444
Discount rooms are currently available at the Palazzo and Venetian Hotels at $295 per night but almost sold out, book soon to still get discount.
Online Reservations link: resweb.passkey.com/go/RELLM
To contact the hotel directly please call reservations at 888 283-6423 or 702 414-4100 please reference the group with the following code RELLM
Will I receive confirmation from the hotels after making my reservation?
Yes. A confirmation will be emailed to the address you provide when making your reservation.
Do Wynn/Encore, Treasure Island, Palazzo/Venetian hotels have a cancellation policy?
Please refer to your confirmation email from each hotel for their cancellation policy.
Who can I contact for special requests?
Please contact each hotel directly with any special needs request.
Who should I contact if I have special dietary needs or food allergies?
Please be sure to note any special needs or dietary requirements when you register for Ellie Mae Experience 2017.
Can my spouse or guest attend Ellie Mae Experience 2017?
Sorry, no. Ellie Mae Experience 2017 is open to Ellie Mae clients and exhibiting partners only.
I heard something about new healthy activities this year; what are the details?
Yes, we’ve invited some of the finest trainers in Las Vegas to join us; start your day with energizing yoga or an invigorating boot camp.
Yoga (6:00am-7:00am, March 7 & 8) – With Rachael Sellars & Company
One of the best ways to wake up your senses and your body, this class will be led by Rachael Sellars, currently one of the most highly renowned yoga instructors in the Southwest. Rachael is a registered yoga teacher with the Yoga Alliance, as well as a wellness enthusiast who offers numerous class and workshops in exclusive studios around Las Vegas. This class will start your day with amazing energy and is designed to wake you up and get you moving. All levels are welcome.
Boot Camp (6:00am-7:00am, March 7 & 8) – With Team Collinsworth
This is an invigorating morning workout you won’t want to miss, join Branden Collinsworth, one of the top human performance coaches in the nation (who works exclusively with some of the top names in sports, music, and business). Branden has been endorsed by a number of brand giants, and most recently has become a Master Trainer for the world-renowned Nike. This boot camp is designed to build strength and fitness through a variety of intense group intervals. You’ll leave the class feeling energized, strong, and ready for the day ahead.
Customer Service: 844-EXP-2017 (844-397-2017)