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.

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.

Higher Education and Alumni Events: Needs, Challenges and Solutions


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].

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.

2018 Education Conferences: The #1 Education Events Guide


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.

15 Ways to Tailor Event Education to Your Audience


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

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


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?’

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.

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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.

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


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

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?

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.

Eventprofs Book Club Boosts Connection and Education, Virtually


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

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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.

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.

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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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.

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.

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Why Rémy Martin Launched a Tour to Educate and Entertain


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.

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

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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).

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.

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

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.

A Higher Meetings Education: Future-Proof Your Career


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.

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.

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.

Educational Webinars. A Textbook Post.


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


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?

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


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.

Better Abstract Management Equals Better Education for All


When you host a three-day conference with 150 sessions, you need a tool that can streamline content management.

Educational Measures Shortlisted in 2 Categories for the Event Technology Awards 2019

Event Industry News

Array ® is a registered trademark of Educational Measures.

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Four Lessons from MPI’s World Education Congress


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.

Coconnex turns good business into 1080 days education for disadvantaged children

Event Industry News

and bespoke networking platforms recently exhibited at Event Tech Live (ETL), and, for every meaningful contact they had with a visitor, they donated to charity to provide education for a deprived child. inclusive education is paving the path to solving many world problems.

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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