In a few words…

  • Registered attendees can use NATPE CONNECT for LA Screening Independents to request unique individual business meetings with other registrants.
  • Meeting requests must be confirmed by both sides in order to be scheduled.
  • Once attendee completes setting up a meeting schedule, he/she can download the PDF version of the schedule



If you are registered for NATPE Budapest Marketplace and Conference you receive an email with the link to access and activate your online matchmaking profile on NATPE CONNECT. If you are not registered CLICK HERE to register as a Buyer or General Attendee.

The matchmaking is now open to each registered attendee of LA Screenings Independents.  Each registered attendee has the login details which he/she created during the registration and which were sent with the registration confirmation email. Now, if you are registered, you can access NATPE CONNECT and start searching, networking, scheduling meetings with other attendees. In addition all registered exhibitors can add and update Program Titles which appear on the Program Catalogue. Please note, that attendees cannot update their company names as well as the attendee names, as these changes have to be processed through the registration department. If you need a correction on company name and/or attendee name send your request to 



My Homepage view:

Click on the screen to the right to view a snapshot of the homepage. You will see the following items:

  • Calendar - Click each day for a view of your schedule. Once the day is open you can view open times and block times that you are not available.
  • To Do List - View your outstanding items not completed within your profile or schedule.
  • Newest Activities - View your pending and most recent appointment requests or responses.
  • Scheduling Statistics - View a summary of your accepted, declined or pending meetings.


Search Attendees:

  • Search all categories - The search option on the left hand side of the homepage gives you an ability to search for other attendees based on the primary market goal, company type, job function, program genre and type they buy or sell.



  • Advanced Search (click on Company List to locate it on the upper right hand side) - This feature will allow you to search attendees by certain keywords and also will give you an option to do a more specific search.

View Profiles and Request a Meeting:

Click on the screen to the right to view snapshot of the profile page.

  • View details - Click on the view details navigation bar located on the right hand side of the attendee profile. Once open you will be able to view the full profile.
  • Request a Meeting - View available times and send a request for a meeting


Once you click on "Request Meeting" button you will open a "Request Meeting" screen: 

  • You will see open times slots available for attendee.
  • Click on date tab to review availablity for each day.
  • Click on time slot of interest.
  • Compose invitation or request details in the "Your Request" text box.
  • Once complete, click on "Send Request".


Manage your meetings


  • If a meeting request is sent to you, the invitation will show in your "Newest Activities" section of your home page ("Your personal homepage").
  • To review your request click on the "Manage Meetings" link located on the invitation.
  • The link will open to your schedule and show you the day and time requested by the sender.
  • This is where you will also be able to view details, accept, decline or propose another time slot (click on the screen on the right to review).


  •  With this feature you will also be able to download the appointment into your outlook calendar or print a PDF of your schedule (see screen snapshot on the right to view the schedule.)



VIDEO TURTORIALS For the list of video tutorials explaining different aspects of using the platform NATPE CONNECT, please CLICK HERE


Profile Administration

By using the side navigation bar “Company profile” (located on the left hand side of "Your personal homepage") you are able to access your profile, make any changes and updates. We suggest that you have all necessary information uploaded prior to the opening of the matching preview. You can also update information on “Person profile” including your job title, email address, direct phone number and cell phone number. 

Registered Exhibitors also have a section “Program Titles” where they can include their program titles for sale.