Fourwinds Forward Conference in Denver

By | September 23, 2015


We can’t wait to see you next week! Below are some important things to know before you pack up and head to Denver for the inaugural¬†Forward, The Digital Experience Conference!



First and foremost, if you have any questions at all, please contact Leah Saugen at 507.273.8150 or

Denver accommodation options are near capacity so make sure to book a room today!


The Forward Welcome Reception
Wednesday, October 21
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
The Workplace of the Future (also FWI’s new HQ)
1221 Broadway St. Denver, CO 80203
Please join us for the Forward Welcome Reception, sponsored by Peerless-AV. We’ve set up free transportation for all Welcome Reception attendees through Uber. The week before the conference, you will receive an email from Uber inviting you to join Four Winds Interactive’s account. When it comes time to travel to and from the Welcome Reception you can use FWI’s Uber account to pay for your ride through the Uber app! If you have any questions, please email
The Forward After-Party
Thursday, October 22
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Peaks Lounge at the Hyatt Regency
1221 Broadway St. Denver, CO 80203

After the first day of the conference we figured a little celebration would be in order. Please join us in Peaks Lounge at the Hyatt Regency from 6-9pm for the Forward After Party, sponsored by Peerless-AV and LG.


We’ve updated and enhanced the afternoon breakout sessions.

If you still need to select your sessions, please log into www.theforwardconference.comand use your confirmation number to access your registration.

If you have selected your sessions, please log back into the site with your confirmation number and make sure you’re attending the sessions that are most applicable to you – we’ve added some great new sessions in the past couple of weeks!

Please email if you need a copy of your confirmation number.


Attire at the conference is business casual. Weather in Denver next week appears to be highs in the 60’s and lows in the 40’s. We’re lucky to have over 300 sunny days a year so hopefully that holds true. It cools down in the evening, so don’t forget a sweater or jacket.


Again, the city will be busy! If you haven’t done so and need accommodation, book it as soon as possible!

Approximate one-way Uber fare to/from Denver International Airport: $50
Approximate one-way taxi fare to/from Denver International Airport: $60

Parking at the Colorado Convention Center:

Parking at the Hyatt: The hotel parking garage is located on Welton Street between 14th and 15th. The rate is $29/day for self-parking and $39/day for valet.

Hotel Check-in at The Hyatt Regency is 3pm with a checkout at 11am.


All badge materials will be printed onsite and ready for you when you arrive. You can collect your badge at any of the following locations at the designated Forward desk:

  • The Hyatt Regency – October 21
  • Basic and Advanced Sign Builder Sessions – October 20 & 21
  • The Welcome Reception – October 21
  • The Forward Conference – October 22
Peerless LG
Boyd NowMicro Philips
TSI Samsung NEC

Should be quite an event. Sponsors include Peerless-AV, LG, Boyd Enclosures, NowMicro, Philips, TSI Touch, Samsung and NEC.

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