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Workshops  |  Attendees  |  Venue  |  Lodging  |  Activities  |  Travel

PARTNERS

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Elevate, presented by Brand Storytelling, will return in 2022. This time, to the iconic Sundance Mountain Resort. Robert Redford purchased the property in 1969 with a vision to create a mountain community committed to the balance of art and nature. 

Today, Sundance offers an atmosphere steeped in cultural heritage where filmmakers and nature lovers have been gathering for decades.

 

This unique setting will provide an intimate gathering for a select group of brands and their storytelling partners

 
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With support from Story + Strategy, we have been hard at work conducting brand research to determine the most salient topics for exploration at this year's Summer retreat for brand storytellers and their partners.

 

The input received from one-to-one interviews with brands has been invaluable, and we're grateful to all who have participated in the process. As a result of your input, we've selected eight topics for this year's Elevate workshops that are a direct reflection of the needs and interests expressed by our community. Here's a closer look at the workshops we have in store for Elevate 2022:

Program Advisors

Shawn Brain and Marc Battaglia of Story + Strategy, have be working directly with participants to identify the most salient topics, and determine workshops meant specifically for this group. 

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Shawn Brain

Co-Founder, STORY + STRATEGY

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Marc Battaglia

Co-Founder, STORY + STRATEGY

Monday - July 11th

3:00 PM
6:00 PM

Arrivals & Check-ins
Welcome Reception and Dinner

Tuesday - July 12th

7:00 AM
8:30 AM
10:00 AM
11:00 A
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12:00 PM
1:00 PM
7:00 PM
9:00 PM

Networking Breakfast Buffet
General Session in Screening Room
Workshops Block 1
Workshops Block 2
Networking Lunch (Presented by BEN)

Free Time & Recreational Activities
Cocktails & Dinner Reception (Presented by Shutterstock)
Special Musical Performance from 'Boy Named Banjo'

Wednesday - July 13th

7:00 AM
8:30 AM
10:00 AM
11:00 A
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12:00 PM
1:00 PM
7:00 PM
8:30 PM

Networking Breakfast Buffet
General Session in Screening Room
Workshops Block 1
Workshops Block 2
Takeaway Lunch

Free Time & Recreational Activities
Tree Room Dinner
Owl Bar Meet Up

Thursday - July 14th

8:00 AM
 

Breakfast and shuttle departures

Attendees

Total attendance is limited to 110 participants

55 Invited Brands
55 Exclusive Industry Attendees

 

Venue

The Sundance Mountain Resort is the ultimate retreat-styled location for Elevate. The event will have exclusive access to the Redford Conference Center, Screening Room and Rehersal Hall for general sessions, breakout groups and screenings.  

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Lodging

Elevate guests will each enjoy their own cabin or suite situated throughout the property. The rustic elegance of the rooms, the entire natural setting and beauty of the resort will provide a memorable experience for all.

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Activities

Summertime is magical at Sundance and activities abound! Attendees will enjoy afternoon networking and activities, including:

Hiking

Mountain Biking

Zip Line Tour

Horseback Riding

Scenic Lift Rides

Spa Treatments

Art Studio

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Travel

Air travel to Salt Lake City International Airport

60-minute shuttle to Sundance Mountain Resort