Deliver Superior Conference Education Value

Velvet Chainsaw

Here’s what hasn’t changed: Education continues to be essential to a participant’s experience. For example, at PCMA’s most-recent Education Conference, a hackathon explored how the events community can combat homelessness.

Education Committee: More Advising and Curating, Less Slotting

Velvet Chainsaw

Most meeting organizers invest a significant amount of time creating the educational programming for their annual conference. The post Education Committee: More Advising and Curating, Less Slotting appeared first on Velvet Chainsaw.

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The top educational meeting format

Conferences that Work

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

Velvet Chainsaw

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.

CMOs Pivot to Virtual Engagements to Drive Business in the COVID Economy

Speaker: Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads

Business as we know it is never going to be the same. Working from home has become the norm, conferences and meetings are going online, marketing budgets are being shifted, reduced or put on hold – it's time to adapt. Join this insightful and informative webinar with Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads, who will discuss how businesses can be resilient during these challenging times.

Something is rotten in the state of meeting industry education

Conferences that Work

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.

Live From The World Education Congress, It’s #EventIcons 170!

Endless Events

All the way from Toronto, we bring you the World Education Congress! If you’ve been paying attention, you know the World Education Congress just took place. Bringing together opportunities for networking and education, the MPI WEC is a perfect nest for industry professionals.

Wonder returns to Bett with Google for Education & Canva for Education

Event Industry News

Independently owned brand experience agency, Wonder, is back at the British Educational Training and Technology (Bett) show having created two stands for Google for Education and Canva for Education.

Education vs Experience: Do You Need A Degree To Make It In The Events Industry?

Endless Events

It’s the oldest dilemma in history – education vs experience. In an industry where experience oftentimes seems to overtake education, which one has more weight? If you want to become an event professional, should you invest in education first?

Eventprofs Book Club Boosts Connection and Education, Virtually

SmartMeetings

EST. The post Eventprofs Book Club Boosts Connection and Education, Virtually appeared first on Smart Meetings. Strategy Trends #eventprofs book club award best book books break Canada club coronavirus covid-19 educating eventprofs guests hobbies home inspiration lab leadership linkedin listener meetings Planners read recommendations recs relaxing remote smart Speakers stay story tip Tips tools top virtual winner women work from home workshops

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.

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?’

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].

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.

15 Ways to Tailor Event Education to Your Audience

EventMB

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

Physical Education: See Inside Barry’s Bootcamp's College-Theme Party

BizBash

The fitness brand’s event included a locker room, quad, library, beer pong, and fun surprises

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.

Planner-Education Conference Addresses Disinfected Venues, Safe Meetings

MeetingsNet

This year’s Pharma Forum is focused on pressing topics that resonate beyond the medical-events niche.

Smarten Up Your 2020 Plans With Continuing Education

Event Leadership Institute

That’s why continuing education–in the classroom, online, or at professional conferences–plays a critical role in qualifying you for more and better opportunities. Here’s why continuing education should be part of your 2020 plans. Continuing education is flexible.

Educational Measures will be at stand 1211 at Event Tech Live!

Event Industry News

Educational Measures® (EM), the live events engagement company, is debuting as an Event Tech Live exhibitor this year. What does Educational Measures do? This content is sponsored by Educational Measures.

Woman in Events: The Importance of Educational Events for Professional Development

Expo Pass

Woman in Events: The Importance of Educational Events for Professional Development. . Our latest content article comes from a woman working in the event industry talking about the value of continued education. (6 Minute Read).

What Event Organizers Can Learn From a Beer Tour Company About Virtual Education

PCMA Convene

The company offers what he calls “education-first craft brewery tour experiences” in 11 cities spanning from Portland, Oregon to Washington, D.C. When the COVID-19 pandemic began to hurt its business, City Brew Tours got crafty by offering online brewing and beer pairing classes.

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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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PCMA & CEMA announce strategic alliance to support, educate & grow audiences

Event Industry News

The agreement, which started on 1 st January 2020, calls for collaboration and cross promotion through educational initiatives to help increase brand presence and membership. “PCMA has a commitment to bringing its members access to leading edge education and content that helps them deliver economic and social transformation through business events,” said Sherrif Karamat, CAE, PCMA’s president and CEO.

The Meetings Show calls for education papers

Event Industry News

The Meetings Show , the UK’s leading event which brings together the world’s meetings and events community for unrivalled opportunities, is calling on professionals to submit papers for its 2020 education programme. Erica Keogan, conference producer for The Meetings Show, said: “We’re excited to start the search for ideas for sessions for The Meetings Show 2020’s insightful education programme.

Why Rémy Martin Launched a Tour to Educate and Entertain

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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.

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.

What the Revolution in Online Education Can Teach Us About Digital Experiences

PCMA Convene

Udacity founder Sebastian Thrun (left) and Wired magazine’s executive editor, Nick Thompson, discuss online education during a recent Facebook live conversation. But in many instances, online education offered “a mediocre experience,” he said.

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Leading on-demand industry education

Plan Your Meetings

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.

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.

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.

Event Tech Buyer’s Guide: Inject your audience with a shot of engagement with Educational Measures

Event Industry News

Transform your distracted delegates into engaged, involved participants with Educational Measures’ Array®. Educational Measures is the leading global provider of interactive event technology and intelligent meeting analytics. Event Technology Featured News educational measures ETBG ETBG2020 Event Tech Event Tech Buyer's guide 2020Its Array® technology captures and keeps audiences’ attention from the moment they walk into your meeting room. Want to learn more?

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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

Educational Webinars. A Textbook Post.

G2Planet

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.

Client Spotlight: McCallum Theatre Education Program Registration

Regpack

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?

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.

A Medical Event Goes Virtual During COVID-19 to Avoid an ‘Education Recession’

PCMA Convene

With COVID-19 forcing the cancellation of many events, fears of “an education recession” have arisen, Kenes Group wrote in a recent report, especially in the scientific and medical events sector.

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Passion to Project: The Cheese Bar Turns Dairy-Focused Events into an Education 

Eventbrite

The post Passion to Project: The Cheese Bar Turns Dairy-Focused Events into an Education appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. When Matthew Carver wanted to shine a light on British cheeses, he decided the best way to reach people was through their stomachs.

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.