Elevate Your Conference Education

Velvet Chainsaw

There’s never been a better time than right now to reimagine your education programming for your first in-person conference in some time, for many—in over two years. Conference education sessions have long been considered the main course of the event, yet typically they reek of status quo.

Focus on learning, not education

Conferences that Work

For better meetings, we need to focus on learning, not education. Yes, sometimes, cultural or professional “requirements” mean we have to provide education. That’s so we can “certify” that we’ve educated attendees to some prescribed standard.


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How to Use Your Website to Promote Higher Education Events


Higher education events bring your university together to engage students, faculty, alumni, and community members in enriching, fun experiences. Consider the format and flow you think will work best for your higher education website and unique audience.

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. Challenge your education team and/or program committee to make wisdom the goal when developing tracks or breakout sessions. What kind of challenges can you give your education leaders to make wisdom the goal of your session outcomes?

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.

How to Use Your Website to Promote Higher Education Events


Higher education events bring your university together to engage students, faculty, alumni, and community members in enriching, fun experiences. Consider the format and flow you think will work best for your higher education website and unique audience.

How to Make Educational Content More Engaging


Nearly 90% of all information transmitted to the brain is visual, which is why educational video content is far more engaging than text or pictures alone Video is a powerful medium of instruction in the average learning environment.

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. As part of continuous improvement efforts for an education program, organizations are looking for ways to improve quality filters and overall fairness to all who participate in the submission process. The post Education Committee: More Advising and Curating, Less Slotting appeared first on Velvet Chainsaw.

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. Related posts: Designing Participation Into Your Meetings No, that’s not me up on the stage, and that’s not the kind of session I’ll be leading next Tuesday, May 22, at the MPI New England 2012 Northeast Education. What’s an Ideal Meeting?

Digital Asset Management Video Software for Education


The more videos that are created, the more audiences expect to see them everywhere, and the more critical they become to success across all industries, including education Video is becoming one of the most popular digital mediums.

Online Video Platform for Education


Online learning has become the norm at institutions of higher education worldwide, supplementing classroom instruction and enabling students to take charge of their learning.

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.

CHS Birmingham announces Educational Programme

Event Industry News

Leading creatives, commentators, event designers and brands will headline the educational programme at this years’ inaugural CHS Birmingham Show, taking place 26th October at the ICC Birmingham. The educational strategy was created with two main questions in mind; ‘What do I need to know?’

Using Video Management Systems for Educational Purposes


Video has transformed the educational landscape in recent years, with flipped classrooms , blended learning , and massive open online courses becoming the norm on college and university campuses worldwide.

12 Insights on Educational Multimedia Management


This number is even higher for multimedia management professionals, especially in an academic or higher education setting Multimedia is an overwhelming and all-encompassing element of modern life. Today, the average adult spends more than seven hours of their day working with multimedia.

NOEA launches DE&I educational programme

Event Industry News

The National Outdoor Events Association has unveiled a series of workshops and educational sessions, focusing on the crucial subject of Diversity, Equality & Inclusion. Stephanie has been a regular feature in NOEA’s educational activity, but these sessions will be the first with CPD value.

Warpwire: A Vidgrid Alternative for Higher Education


The verdict is in: today's students demand educational video. But YouTube just isn't meant for higher education. Warpwire has an LTI integration with your LMS and contains a slew of features perfect for online education, making it an easy alternative to VidGrid.

Best Financial Educational Events You Should Attend


So here are the key financial education events you should have on your radar in 2022. Asset Academy is one education group that runs events to help you better organize and manage your assets – and their expert tutors will be there every step of the way with advice and guidance should you need it. For many people across the world, events still feel a little out of reach, as the entire industry has suffered setbacks due to successive waves of the coronavirus.

15 Tips for Managing Video in Education


Video is becoming the medium of choice for educators around the world. Today, more than 97% of teachers use some form of educational video in the classroom, seeking to engage students with meaningful visuals.

Media Asset Management for Educational Video Content


Media may be one of the most valuable elements of your educational organization. According to recent statistics, digital assets are worth more than $37,000 per person worldwide , which easily reaches millions in terms of a student body.

Why All Event Planners NEED Ongoing Education!

QC Event School

Today, QC Event School ‘s Student Ambassador, Neena McConnell, reveals 3 critical reasons why ongoing event planner education is important for long-term success! The Importance of Event Planner Education. 3 Reasons Why Ongoing Event Planner Education is Critical.

Media Asset Management Software for Educational Content


The media asset industry is exploding, with a compound annual growth rate of more than 20% year after year. This demand is expected to increase, and the strain that it puts on digital media managers is already becoming serious.

Five Lessons an Education in Marketing Communications Taught Me About Creativity

The Castle Group

Detail the skills you want or need, find out how they relate, and strategically approach your self-education in a way that sets the stage for your next endeavor. The post Five Lessons an Education in Marketing Communications Taught Me About Creativity appeared first on The Castle Group.

7 Video Asset Management Tips for Educational Content


The exponential growth of video on college and university campuses has created a dilemma for educators worldwide: how to best manage video content. Educators understand the benefits of using video in the classroom , including increased engagement and improved educational outcomes.

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.

What to Expect from Your Educational Video Management System


The past few years have shown us that video is, without a doubt, the future of education. The numbers speak for themselves, with an overwhelming majority of educators agreeing that video is an essential part of students' learning experiences.

Tips for Using an Educational Video Management Platform


While most educators are comfortable using video technology , many hope to see their institutions increase their use of it

16 Benefits of Using an Online Video Education Platform


Millions of modern learners are looking for new mediums of education, including the online video platform. The results are clear: Google searches for online education grew 100% in 2020 alone, showcasing the immense spread and scope of online education.

Video Streaming in Education: Better Engagement, Better Understanding


Technology has transformed education over the past decade, with video streaming in education becoming the norm as colleges and universities around the globe harness the power of video to connect with learners.

How to Spot a Great Educational Media Asset Management System


Educational media assets are a fast-growing arm of the media assets management industry. The vertical is projected to grow from a $3-billion industry in 2020 to an $8-billion market by 2026, with a CAGR of more than 18%.

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Hybrid Event Checklist for Higher Education Planners


Planning a hybrid higher education event requires a huge amount of juggling – not only must you plan a phenomenal experience for the students, faculty, and alumni attending in person, but you’ve also got to do the same online.

18 Shopping Tips for Educational Media Assets Management Software


The value of educational facilities is no longer in physical objects alone. Today, more than 75% of all brand value stems from intangible digital assets, including lectures, videos, and other forms of recorded content.

Using Video Management Software to Deliver Educational Content


The need for educational video management is becoming hard to ignore. The video management software industry reached nearly $6 billion in 2020 , showcasing how digital platforms have become critical for modern media asset management

14 Digital Media Management Tips for Educational Content


More than 5 billion videos are watched every single day, including those with educational content. Since the very first digital video in 1986, the global hunger for digital media has grown exponentially.

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?’ The post EventMB & TISOH to Bring You the Best Education for #eventprofs by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link]. Event Management career education EventProfs event students students

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]. Trends & Event Ideas #eventtech event technology technology alumni events higher education eventsThis is a sponsored post written by Lauren Mumford, Content Marketing Associate at etouches.

Virtual Education Fairs – the next big trend for Universities and Students

Hubilo Blog

The rise of Virtual Education Fairs. The higher education sector has found sweeping ways of functioning post detrimental halt due to the pandemic. Universities and educational institutions have also managed to get global traction due to their rising demand.

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. Follow our iconic guests live from the World Education Congress: Bob Vaez of EventMobi. Did you have the chance to attend the World Education Congress?

15 Benefits of Using a Video Streaming Platform for Education


This is of particular interest to modern educators, especially as remote learning becomes more widely accepted Streaming is slowly eclipsing the traditional medium of video. Today, more than 82% of people would rather watch a livestream than any other form of content.

SGMP to Hold 2023 National Education Conference in Bloomington, Minnesota

Exhibitor Magazine

The Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP) announced its 41st National Education Conference (NEC) will take place in Blo. ALEXANDRIA, VA. - Shows and Events

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