The top educational meeting format

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Read the full article at Conferences That Work The post The top educational meeting format appeared first on Conferences That Work. What’s an Ideal Meeting? April 2018, Meetings and Conventions Magazine Do you incorporate participatory sessions into your events?

Four Personalization Strategies Conferences And Associations Can Adopt From Education

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They have to ask the tough questions that any vendor makes,” says Bart Epstein, CEO, Jefferson Education Accelerator, a University of VA network of researchers, educators and entrepreneurs.

Something is rotten in the state of meeting industry education

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I’ll illustrate with the area where I have most experience: providing education at these meetings. In my opinion (and many other event professionals with whom I’ve spoken) the “educational” content at the national meetings these days is sub-par, perhaps because the processes for choosing it are seriously flawed and completely opaque. Our industry conferences are the obvious places to provide this education.

The Story Behind the Redesigned World Education Congress – #EventIcons Episode 155

Endless Events

Today we are diving into MPI’s World Education Congress. The World Education Congress (WEC) is a gathering where both MPI members and non-members alike come to gain education, network and more. In 2018 MPI’s World Education Congress had a complete overhaul.

Rethinking Adult Education Experiences

PCMA Convene

Educators have been talking about Bloom’s Taxonomy, critical-thinking skills, executive functions of the brain and HOTS — higher-order thinking skills — for more than five decades. However, those foundational learning principles have not transferred to most adult education experiences.

2018 Education Conferences: The #1 Education Events Guide

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One of the best ways to network and learn about the latest trends in education is to attend an educational conference. Here's a look at some of the top 2018 education events. Conferences - Conferences are large events that bring together education professionals in the field.

Backstage Academy wins prestigious Educate North Award

Event Industry News

Backstage Academy, the leading live event production educational facility,has picked up a prestigious Educate North Award. This was attended by over 300 education professionals from Further and Higher Education institutions from across the North, together with a range of suppliers.

Higher Education and Alumni Events: Needs, Challenges and Solutions

EventMB

Every industry has different event planning needs, and some of the most unique ones can be found in the world of higher education. The post Higher Education and Alumni Events: Needs, Challenges and Solutions by etouches appeared first on [link].

EventMB & TISOH to Bring You the Best Education for #eventprofs

EventMB

We are excited to announce an exclusive partnership with our friends at The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) to bring you the best education in the event industry. Since I started this blog ten years ago, ‘Where should I get my education?’

Empowering Conference Registrants To See Learning As A Journey Not A Finish Line

Velvet Chainsaw

Or do your conference education sessions motivate participants to see the finish line? You promote collecting continuing education units (CEs) over life-long learning. Participants attend your education just to collect CEs to gain or maintain certification requirements.

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15 Ways to Tailor Event Education to Your Audience

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The post 15 Ways to Tailor Event Education to Your Audience by Christina Green appeared first on [link]. Event Management visual personalization event content event education Learning styles cognitive learners event learning Auditory Kinesthetic crowdsourcing event content

Educational Webinars. A Textbook Post.

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Educational webinars are another effective way to generate interest. Educational webinars are designed to help attendees increase their knowledge of a particular subject or to learn how to perform a task or process.

Sneak Preview of the Action at Education Conference

PCMA Convene

Los Angeles will host PCMA’s 2019 Education Conference June 25–28, (Shutterstock). But PCMA will pick up and carry Convening Leaders’ theme to the West Coast for its annual Education Conference without skipping a beat. Learn more and register at 2019 Education Conference.

A Higher Meetings Education: Future-Proof Your Career

SmartMeetings

Today’s intense focus on key performance indicators, event-tech stacks and designing brilliant experiences has made the need for advanced education—from a university, association or DIY commitment—almost a requisite for getting hired…and for thriving.

Shifting from Delivery to Discovery Conference Education

Velvet Chainsaw

Educators have been talking about Bloom’s Taxonomy, critical-thinking skills, executive functions of the brain and HOTS — higher-order thinking skills — for more than five decades. However, those foundational learning principles have not transferred to most adult education experiences.

Leading on-demand industry education

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In your search for online professional development that provides continuing education credits and/or specialized certification, two excellent sources jump to mind. The post Leading on-demand industry education appeared first on Plan Your Meetings @ Meeting Professionals International.

Insight and Inspiration at PCMA’s Education Conference

PCMA Convene

They’re all topics that will be explored by a handful of speakers during PCMA’s Education Conference , June 10–13, in Cleveland. The post Insight and Inspiration at PCMA’s Education Conference appeared first on PCMA Convene. Event Design PCMA Education Conference

Mastering the Art of Online Education

PCMA Convene

That’s because while online education has exploded—according to some estimates, the e-learning industry has grown 900 percent since 2000—there’s still much to learn about the best ways to connect with and teach an online audience.

5 Edgy Ideas for Educational Seating

Connect Your Meetings

Just as educators are constantly looking for better ways to communicate, p lanners are always looking for new educational seating ideas. 5 New Educational Seating Ideas. The post 5 Edgy Ideas for Educational Seating appeared first on Connect Association.

Why Rémy Martin Launched a Tour to Educate and Entertain

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4 Essential Educational Tracks You NEED for Your Next Conference

ePly

One easy way to start is by curating varying educational tracks that could interest a range of professionals to your event. While these will vary depending on your industry, we’ve highlighted four types of educational tracks that will help you cover your bases for attracting both veteran and newcomer attendees alike! When you begin thinking about how you want to organize your next conference, it’s important to consider how you are going to attract a variety of attendee demographics.

WEC 2018 Wrap-Up: News Ways to Inspire & Educate Planners

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Held in Indianapolis, Indiana, this year's World Education Conference (WEC) was one to remember! As Meeting Professionals International's (MPI) signature event, WEC aims to deliver premier education, business and networking opportunities for meeting and event planners. Attendee Engagement featured

Paradigm-Shifting Ways to Put Your Educational Content Online

PCMA Convene

More than half said they captured the sessions on video in order to leverage their educational content by making it available online. The post Paradigm-Shifting Ways to Put Your Educational Content Online appeared first on PCMA Convene. Photo credit: Adobe Stock.

Four Lessons from MPI’s World Education Congress

SmartMeetings

To be more accurate, a lot of parties took place up and down the Las Vegas Strip when Meeting Professionals International gathered there for its annual World Education Congress June 19-22. The post Four Lessons from MPI’s World Education Congress appeared first on Smart Meetings.

The Meetings Show is ‘leading by example’ with new education programme format

Event Industry News

As The Meetings Show prepares to open its doors for the seventh year, the show is shaking up its education programme to deliver more than 40 hours of learning in a variety of exciting new formats. The Meetings Show’s conference organiser Erica Keogan said: “The Meetings Show is encouraging event planners to shake up their events for the year ahead, so we wanted to make sure we were leading by example with our own education programme. .

Designing Experiences at MPI World Education Congress

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Following the white, circular signs held by encouraging volunteers, I made my way through the MGM Grand Las Vegas’ glitzy casino to my ultimate destination: MPI World Education Congress (WEC) 2017, held at the MGM Grand on June 19–22.

The Future of Cvent Technology for Higher Education

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It’s no surprise that higher education institutions need different functionality than planners in different industries. The Future of Cvent Event Technology for Higher Education. The post The Future of Cvent Technology for Higher Education appeared first on Cvent Blog.

Strengthening attendee ROI with take-home education aids

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The post Strengthening attendee ROI with take-home education aids appeared first on Plan Your Meetings @ Meeting Professionals International. Attendee experience Education, content and speaker management educational aids speaker collateral

The Tension Between Content And Process In Facilitated Conference Learning Experiences

Velvet Chainsaw

Have you ever attended a conference education session because of the presenter and not the content? (I Quick—name one word you hear the most regarding conference education sessions. I think most of us have.). Have you ever been surprised when a full day workshop ended?

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PCMA’s Luca Favetta speaks to HQ magazine about education, collaboration

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Luca Favetta, PCMA’s regional business director for EMEA, spoke to Brussels-based HQ magazine about regional educational differences and how to create relevant content and ensure knowledge retention. Luca Favetta.

Takeaways from a Mega Education Technology Expo: EdTech Review Summit 2019

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A major event covering 2 major sectors — education and technology i.e. e-learning. Around 100 internationally renowned thought leaders and speakers shared their insights and perspectives on the future of education and technology. . Brief on EdTech Review Summit 2019.

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Education and advocacy for GMID 2018

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Thursday, April 12, 2018, is Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID), a dedicated date to focus on and promote the meeting and event industry and enhance your planning skills through free or low-cost professional education (it’s time to get more strategic in your planning).

Client Spotlight: McCallum Theatre Education Program Registration

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They use Regpack to help manage their educational programs as well as their Festival registration every year. I work in the education department. I’m an education program coordinator. Why would you recommend Regpack to other educational program directors and coordinators?

Backstage Academy shortlisted for prestigious Educate North Award

Event Industry News

Backstage Academy has been shortlisted for a prestigious Educate North Award in recognition of its industry partnerships. . Based at Production Park in Wakefield, the leading live event production educational facility is a finalist in the Business/Industry Collaboration HE/FE Sector — one of 19 categories.

What True Learning Is at Participant-Centered Conferences

Velvet Chainsaw

Putting the participant at the center of your conference programming by becoming more learner-centric, that is planning and offering education sessions that go beyond surface learning, is one of the biggest challenges facing conference organizers today.

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Big Upgrade for MPI's Digital Education—and It's Not Just for Members

MeetingsNet

As we evolve, modernize, and scale our digital education solutions, it's essential that we have learning technologies that can power the experience.to

Re-Imagining Medical Education for Tomorrow’s Doctors

PCMA Convene

” First, Dell’s team-based approach to medical education, which emphasizes students working in groups to solve problems as opposed to operating at the center of a doctor-focused hierarchy. There’s a lot of education happening around that now.”

Look Who’s Talking at PCMA Education Conference 2017

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When PCMA Education Conference 2017 opens at the New York Marriott Marquis in the heart of Midtown Manhattan on Sunday afternoon, attendees can expect to encounter something new — maybe just a tad uncomfortably so. Here is a roundup of links to our PCMA Education Conference Preview interviews.

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Association Messy, Convoluted Conundrums With Compliance Issues In Learning Offerings

Velvet Chainsaw

Do you ever feel caught between a rock and a hard place regarding your association’s education programming? For years, you’ve offered education to your constituents to meet industry or profession CE requirements. Identifying What’s Important Regarding Your Education Offerings.

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Event Buyers Live announces exciting educational programme line up

Event Industry News

The post Event Buyers Live announces exciting educational programme line up appeared first on Event Industry News. The organiser of Event Buyers Live has announced a high profile speaker line up, further cementing its impressive reputation of informing and inspiring event professionals.