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.

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.

Higher Education and Alumni Events: Needs, Challenges and Solutions

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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].

Rethinking Adult Education Experiences

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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.

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

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.

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.

Shifting from Delivery to Discovery Conference Education

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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.

Insight and Inspiration at PCMA’s Education Conference

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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

Why Rémy Martin Launched a Tour to Educate and Entertain

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A Higher Meetings Education: Future-Proof Your Career

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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.

5 Edgy Ideas for Educational Seating

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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.

Paradigm-Shifting Ways to Put Your Educational Content Online

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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.

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

Mastering the Art of Online Education

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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.

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).

4 Essential Educational Tracks You NEED for Your Next Conference

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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

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.

Four Lessons from MPI’s World Education Congress

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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.

Event Buyers Live announces exciting educational programme line up

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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.

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?

PCMA and visit.brussels unite to enhance education at 2018 European Association Summit

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PCMA (Professional Convention Management Association) has announced it is to work with visit.brussels to enhance the education programme of the sixth European Association Summit (EAS), taking place in Brussels on 8-9 March 2018.

We Must Stop Promoting Conference Fast-Track, Artificial, Butt-In-Seat, Surface Learning

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We’ve got to confront the ineffectiveness of our conference education approaches! How Does Your Conference Education Compare? If you promote audience response polling systems in your conference education sessions to assess understanding and application of important content….

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Your Conference Content Has Magnetic Pull

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Attendance Marketing Attendance Acquisition attendance marketing conference best practices content marketing Education Education & Adult Learning marketing meeting planning best practices Session MarketingContent marketing has grown by leaps and bounds during the past five years.

Podcast: Mock prosecution aims to educate event professionals

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The post Podcast: Mock prosecution aims to educate event professionals appeared first on Event Industry News. Download this episode (right click and save) The latest episode of the Event Industry News podcast focusses on the forthcoming ‘mock’ trial that has been organised by the A.C.T.

Association Messy, Convoluted Conundrums With Compliance Issues In Learning Offerings

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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.

Re-Imagining Medical Education for Tomorrow’s Doctors

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” 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.”

Eventex 2017: A unique educational, networking and entertainment platform

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Every year, Eventex attracts hundreds of attendees from a variety of countries around the world with its unique mix of awards ceremony and educational and networking platform for event professionals.

Eventex 2017: A unique educational, networking and entertainment platform

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Every year, Eventex attracts hundreds of attendees from a variety of countries around the world with its unique mix of awards ceremony and educational and networking platform for event professionals.

Podcast: Mock prosecution aims to educate event professionals

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The post Podcast: Mock prosecution aims to educate event professionals appeared first on Event Industry News. Download this episode (right click and save) The latest episode of the Event Industry News podcast focusses on the forthcoming ‘mock’ trial that has been organised by the A.C.T.

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.

Bright Lights, Big City: 2017 PCMA Education Conference Day 1 Highlights

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The 2017 PCMA Education Conference kicked off Sunday at the Marriott Marquis Times Square, where attendees were quickly immersed in a distinctively New York vibe — minus the traffic. Magical technology to kick off @pcmahq Education Conference in NYC.

4 Ways to Improve Your Online Education Programs

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From certification courses to employee training modules to livestreamed conference content, professionals from every industry and every age bracket are embracing online education opportunities.

A Cautionary Word From Research About Personalization

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Pane, a senior scientists and distinguished chair in education innovation at RAND. While Pane made this statement about personalized learning in schools, his insights apply to adult education as well.

Beach Days at MPI’s World Education Congress

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More than 2,000 attendees descended on Atlantic City this past June 11–14 for three days of education and networking. More than 2,000 attendees descended on Atlantic City this past June 11–14 for three days of education and networking. From all appearances, everything worked out fine.

drp produces interactive expo for ‘The British Army In Education’ at the Big Bang Fair

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drp worked with ‘The British Army in Education’ to produce their interactive, engaging and vast exhibition stand at the national ‘Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Fair’, 15th – 18th March 2017, at the NEC Birmingham.

Back to School for Trade Show Organizers: Build In More Ways to Learn and Connect

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In this column, we’ll focus on the preferences influencing education as a motivator (from Part One of the reports). That begs the question: Where are these attendees getting their industry trends if not in conference education programming?

MPI’s World Education Congress in spherical 360-degree video

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Check back as more 360-degree video clips of MPI’s 2016 World Education Congress from Atlantic City are added! The post MPI’s World Education Congress in spherical 360-degree video appeared first on Plan Your Meetings @ Meeting Professionals International. If viewing the footage on your phone, use the free Vrideo app ( iOS and Android ) for best results. Train Performing at Rendezvous. Rendezvous = Global Happiness. Stroll on the Atlantic City Boardwalk.

Conferences Need More Sharing

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Professions that deliver conference sessions with a high level of sharing – not diluted or generalized from the stage – are often in fields linked to prevention, healthcare, education and philanthropy. How do you coach your speakers to make education sessions more participatory?

Summerhouse Events appoints Event Connections to deliver registration services at The Telegraph Festival of Education

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A leading provider for events across the education sector in the UK and abroad, Summerhouse Events has appointed Event Connections to deliver registration services at The Telegraph Festival of Education 2017.