TEMPE, Ariz. – The final list of official events to take place during The Phoenix Forum contains something for almost everyone, from kart racing and golf to mixers, beer pong, speed networking, “drag queen bingo” and naked dodgeball.
The 2017 event will present a schedule packed with roundtable discussions, educational panels, a range of parties and networking opportunities, plus much more. The annual four-day show is well known for drawing a varied audience of content producers, distributors, online merchants, webmasters, marketers, software and technology firms, and service providers.
“Now in our 17th year, The Phoenix Forum has always been a tribute to the continued generosity of our sponsors,” said Ron Cadwell, founder and chief executive officer of CCBill, which produces the annual trade show. “When CCBill launched The Phoenix Forum in 2001, it was just a small, intimate webmaster gathering. Today, I am proud that with the support of our sponsors and the hard work of my CCBill team, the forum continues to grow and still offers a comfortable and cultivating environment for our industry to meet, transition and prosper.”
The Phoenix Forum 2017 will include events sponsored by industry-leading companies including PussyCash/ImLive, YNOT Mail, JuicyAds, Flirt4Free, XBIZ, X2K, Women in Adult (WIA), Cam4, GFY, Cybersocket, CCBill, ModelCentro, VIPOffers, Buddy Profits, Mr. Man and Mr. Skin.
Below is a list of the major happenings.
The Phoenix Forum 13th annual Charity Golf Tournament, presented by X2K — noon March 22, at Ocotillo Golf Resort in Chandler, Ariz.
Women in Adult (WIA) Hike — 10 a.m. March 23 at Tempe Butte “A” Mountain, Tempe, Ariz.
GFY Happy Hour, hosted by CAM4 — 2-5 p.m. March 23 and 24 at Rula Bula Irish Pub in Tempe.
XBIZ Speed Networking — 4-5 p.m. March 23 in The Abbey at the Tempe Mission Palms; 1-2 p.m. March 25 in Palm F conference room inside the Tempe Mission Palms.
The Phoenix Forum Welcome Reception — 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. March 23 in the Tempe Mission Palms courtyard.
Phoenix Forum Kick-off Party, hosted by Cybersocket — 9:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. March 23 at Rula Bula Irish Pub in Tempe.
Sponsor Meet & Greet, hosted by The Phoenix Forum — 4-6 p.m. March 24 in the Tempe Mission Palms courtyard.
A Night with the Stars, presented by Buddy Profits — 10 p.m. to 3 a.m. March 24 in the second-floor Wildflower and Pride suites (2069 and 2070) at the Tempe Mission Palms.
Dodgeball, hosted by The Phoenix Forum — 4-5 p.m. March 25 on the second-floor pool deck and tennis court at the Tempe Mission Palms.
The Phoenix Forum, hosted by CCBill, is an annual industry-only networking and educational trade event for professionals within the digital adult entertainment, live-cam, gay, dating and hard goods market segments. The 2017 gathering will take place March 22-26 at the Tempe Mission Palms Hotel.
For more information about the show, or to register or sponsor, visit ThePhoenixForum.com.