Orange County, CA

January 30-31, 2018


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Quirk’s Event App 2018


When creating an event that offers an integrated experience with greater networking opportunities, we knew we wanted an innovative app that would connect everyone at the event. The Quirk’s Event App 2018 is a complimentary, state-of-the-art app and mobile Web site that not only functions as a repository for all vital content of the event, it also acts as the social media hub and is designed to help attendees and exhibitors easily make connections – old and new.

Registered attendees simply create a profile and answer a few questions. The app then recommends connections, focusing on other attendees with similar interests. App users can chat with other attendees and even request meetings. Attendees can view profiles of the exhibiting firms and request private meeting times with particular vendors. The app’s robust scheduler will keep track of all personal meetings and events.

Watch a video of the app features

Thank you to Full Circle Research for sponsoring the event app!

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Cocktails with Quirk’s

Tuesday, February 27th – 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm.
Marriott Brooklyn Bridge Expo Hall

We’ve had a blast hosting Cocktails with Quirk’s in the past and The Quirk’s Event wouldn’t feel complete without everyone enjoying a few cocktails on us! After the first day of the show is done, mingle and network in the expo hall and take in the experiences with other attendees from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Free drinks and appetizers will be provided.

Bar Sponsor:


Signature Drink Sponsors:


Gin, Tonic, Lime

Green Apple Martini

Rti Research

Bacardi Raspberry Rum, Chambord, club soda, fresh lime and raspberry/mint

Market Cube

Vodka, St. Germaine & Lemon Twist (served on the rocks)

Tequila, triple sec, pineapple juice, muddled jalapeno, pineapple and salted rim

Crown Royal Apple, apple cider, ginger ale, fresh apple slice and cinnamon rim.

Jameson w/Ginger Ale

C&C Market Research

Prosecco Champagne Cocktail

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Quirk’s Unplugged – A Musical Jam Session

Tuesday, February 27th – 8:30 pm to 10:30 pm
Location: Luciano’s

After dinner, check out an acoustic MR Jam Session (Quirk’s Unplugged), starting at 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 27th to hear Association Advisors’ Executive Director Mark Michelson and other talented MR musicians perform live! Michelson will be bringing together a talented collection of musicians in the market research industry to perform acoustic music. Quirk’s Unplugged is a great way to kick-off the event!

Thank you to our sponsors



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Expo Hall Happy Hour

Wednesday, February 28th 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Marriott Brooklyn Bridge Expo Hall

Grab a beer and stroll through the expo hall to learn and experience all of the latest and greatest the industry has to offer.

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Party With A Purpose – The Research Club Networking Event

Monday, February 26th, 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Location: Kimoto Rooftop Bar & Lounge, (ALOFT Hotel), 216 Duffield Street, Brooklyn, New York

The Research Club is the leading social networking event for market research professionals and will be hosting an “Ice Breaker” Mixer event on Monday, February 26th.

All proceeds of the event will go directly to Marketing Research Education Foundation (MREF). The MREF is an international Foundation dedicated to enhancing the educational opportunities for children around the world through the use of financial and human resources.

To attend the business networking event, please register and purchase your tickets on The Research Club Web site – Register Here!

Book your tickets before Friday, November 17th and take advantage of the SUPER EARLY BIRD ticket prices!

Tickets – Super Early Bird Ticket $39 / Early Bird Tickets $49 / Standard Ticket $65

You can be assured of a relaxed, social environment filled with plenty of engaging conversation, accompanied by drinks and canapés.

Sponsorship packages are available for the drinks mixer, contact Tara for more information!

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The New York Insights Association Networking Reception

Wednesday, February 28th – 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Marriott Brooklyn Bridge Lobby Bar

Before you head back home, stop by the closing networking reception, hosted by the Greater New York Insights Association. It will be a great opportunity to discuss and share the information you learned at The Quirk’s Event. Light hors d’oeuvres will be provided by the chapter, cash bar for beverages.