Intuit Quickbooks Connect conference

Quickbooks Connect Annual Conference

EA partnered with Intuit to connect, educate and inspire more than 5,000 small business owners, accountants and developers at Intuit’s 2016 QuickBooks Connect conference. See our results>

Crowd celebration at Intuit Quickbooks Connect conference

Provided the overall creative vision and event strategy while managing the end-to-end production of the conference.

Designed and facilitated multiple networking opportunities including themed lounges, interactive photo booth and more to further connect attendees with each other and the brand.

Produced and managed a main stage program including speakers such as Michael Phelps, Shaquille O’Neal, America Ferrera, Simone Biles, Bill Rancic, Tony Hawk, Ali Webb, Jillian Michaels and Malcom Gladwell.

Michael Phelps and Bill Rancic onstage at Intuit conference
Conference utilized NFC to connect attendees
Branding design for Quickbooks conference

Integrated NFC event technology to enable further engagement with the event and sponsors onsite, facilitate content collection through a digital briefcase with unlimited access, and provide valuable data.

Transformed the San Jose Convention Center with conference branding, environmental design and creative event spaces that facilitated networking.

Rendering designed by EA creative team
Installation designed by EA to inspire networking

Integrated online registration, a custom agenda builder, the mobile event app and onsite NFC event technology to create an immersive and personalized attendee journey throughout the life of the conference, from pre-event and beyond.

Digital spread designed and managed by EA


  • Return on Investment

    Facilitated close to 7,000 connections via NFC integrations.

  • Return on Investment

    Generated a 91% adoption rate of the event mobile app.

  • Return on Investment

    Garnered industry recognition from Event Marketer and BizBash magazines.