The workshop that wasn’t

Conferences that Work

Last week, my friend Traci Browne wrote to me about a workshop that wasn’t. “You’ll love this…I went to a 4 hour morning workshop at this digital conference. I did learn stuff and it prompted some ideas, but imagine how much better they might stick if it actually was a workshop. Speakers (and the folks that concoct conference programs) decide to jazz up the description of a broadcast-style session by calling it a workshop. ” Workshops that are.

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Free workshop — Experience The Three Questions, Friday, June 26

Conferences that Work

I’m leading a free online workshop on Friday, June 26, 12 – 2 pm EDT, that will give you a unique opportunity to experience The Three Questions : in my opinion, the best way to open a conference designed for active learning, connection, and engagement. The workshop is limited to sixty people, and you must register to attend. Please register early to be sure of getting a seat…but please only register if you can commit to attending the first 75 minutes of the workshop.

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How to Effectively Promote Your LinkedIn Workshop

Picatic by Eventbrite

Conducting a quick Internet search for “LinkedIn workshops” in your area will reveal why it’s been so hard to sell out your own workshop. LinkedIn seminars and workshops are in-demand right now — and yours isn’t the only option. Get your workshop seen by more potential attendees and convince them to choose yours over the […]. The post How to Effectively Promote Your LinkedIn Workshop appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

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Scenes from a Participate! Workshop and Solution Room

Conferences that Work

workshop and Solution Room I recently facilitated for the New York State Bar Association. participation-rich support training workshop[link] 40-seconds of highlights from the Participate!

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Help Wanted—Venues for my participation techniques workshops!

Conferences that Work

The success of my last request for workshop help has inspired me to ask for more. Traditional meeting venues aren’t always the best fit for participant-driven events, and I’m looking for meeting spaces for my upcoming 1½ day participation techniques workshops that concentrate on inexpensive simplicity and flexibility rather than glitz and expensive high-end features. Water, tea and coffee service available during the 1½ day workshop.

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How to Organise a Workshop Event

GEVME

You’ve more than likely attended a workshop before, although it may have been called something else. The meetings and events industry is buzzing with terms like symposium, conference, workshop, training…we could go on and on. To avoid any confusion, it’s critical to understand that a workshop is any part of an educational program that caters to a specific audience. Logically, a clear objective is the main part of workshop planning. Market your workshop.

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How to Host a Successful Workshop

Eventbrite

When it comes to teaching attendees a new skill or conducting a training or brainstorming session, a hands-on and interactive workshop might well be the kind of event format you need. Here are five ideas for hosting a successful workshop. Conferences, seminars, workshops – which one is right for your event? The post How to Host a Successful Workshop appeared first on Eventbrite UK.

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9 Fun Ideas to Spice Up Your Online Workshop and Engage Your Audience

Eventbrite

The post 9 Fun Ideas to Spice Up Your Online Workshop and Engage Your Audience appeared first on Eventbrite UK. Class, Training or Workshop Event Planning and Management June online event online events online workshop Online workshops organising a workshop Virtual Events workshop workshop events workshopsTeaching is an art form. It doesn’t matter if you’re teaching online or in person.

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ESSA mental health workshops meet with acclaim

Event Industry News

The Event Supplier and Services Association (ESSA) Future Focus Board has announced the completion of its first round of mental health workshops, and Jess Corbett, Future Focus Board chair, is considering them a resounding success. Delivered in partnership with Stress Matters, a mental health first aid approved training company, the workshops developed the attendees’ understanding of their own mental health with a combination of reflection, group work and open discussion.

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Save $100 on Adrian Segar’s first 1½ day participation techniques workshop!

Conferences that Work

Now I’m bringing my expertise to Chicago for a 1½ day October 6 – 7 workshop, a unique opportunity for you to: Learn how to make your conferences and conference sessions far more engaging and effective ; Gain powerful meeting design insights ; Significantly increase participation and satisfaction at your sessions and events; and. This will be the only North American workshop offered in 2016. I’ll lead the workshop (with the help of participants from time to time!)

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Holding a workshop and need some best practice

Gallus Events

Workshops are a very popular format for getting people stuck into a topic. But not all workshops are created equally. I attended a workshop in Barcelona last week. What is a workshop. Back in 2015 (probably after attending workshops that weren’t workshops) I wrote a post: Definition of a Workshop. Here is my take on the workshop: “A workshop is an interactive session. Digital Sapiens workshop in Barcelona.

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How To Ensure Your Workshops Are Interactive and Increase Participation

EventMB

So you cut down the number of speakers and replaced them with workshops but you’re still worried about participation. Calling something a workshop isn’t enough. The post How To Ensure Your Workshops Are Interactive and Increase Participation by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. How To Articles interaction engagement audience participation workshopsYou need to incorporate these ideas to get your attendees engaged.

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20 Workshop Event Ideas

Bizzabo

Build relationships, provide real value, and help attendees achieve their most important goals with these workshop event ideas. Workshop events allow businesses to target a variety of specific audiences in order to gain or maintain their patronage quickly and effectively. These types of events are often used to convert B2B prospects by providing valuable or exclusive information, but workshops can also be used for internal trainings. What is a workshop event?

ICA Ultimate Catering Workshop

All Seated

The International Caterers Association announced a new series of Ultimate Catering Workshops. The inaugural workshop was held on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 in Kansas City, Missouri at Lon Lane’s Inspired Occasions. was on hand for the workshop and introduced AllSeated’s technology to the rest of the attendees. . What a great workshop! The post ICA Ultimate Catering Workshop appeared first on AllSeated. Blog ICA workshop

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Lessons for #eventprofs from an improv and mindfulness workshop — Part 1

Conferences that Work

In this case, “there” was a wonderful five-day improv and mindfulness workshop Mindful Play, Playful Mind , held June 8-13 2016, at Mere Point on the beautiful Maine coast. As Patricia Ryan Madson , a teacher of both workshop leaders, says: “ Life is an improvisation.” Although that opportunity had to be passed up—PCMA made me an offer I couldn’t refuse: facilitating the 2015 PCMA Education Conference —I made it to the 2016 workshop.

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9 Fun Ideas to Spice Up Your Online Workshop and Engage Your Audience

Picatic by Eventbrite

Teaching is an art form. It doesn’t matter if you’re teaching online or in person. Great teachers hold our attention, make us laugh, help us understand the subject matter and, most of all, inspire us. Achieving engagement from your students, especially online, takes practice and experience. Even if you’re new to teaching—or just new to […]. Career and Lifestyle Event Planning Online Events Virtual Events

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Santa’s Workshop Inspired This Holiday Event

BizBash

On a snowy afternoon in Brooklyn, Old Navy and PopSugar invited consumers into their version of Santa’s workshop to build

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Earn 16.00 CIC CMP CE hours and save $100 on Adrian’s October 6-7 Chicago Participation Techniques Workshop

Conferences that Work

Two important updates about my October 6-7 Chicago Participation Techniques Workshop. CMP CE hours to participants who complete the workshop! CIC CMP CE hours AND save $100 on Adrian’s October 6-7 Chicago Participation Techniques Workshop Haven't registered yet for my October 6-7 Chicago Participation Techniques Workshop? Save $100 on Adrian Segar’s first 1½ day participation techniques workshop!

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Earn 16.00 CIC CMP CE hours AND save $100 on Adrian’s October 6-7 Chicago Participation Techniques Workshop

Conferences that Work

Two important updates about my October 6-7 Chicago Participation Techniques Workshop. CMP CE hours to participants who complete the workshop! CIC CMP CE hours and save $100 on Adrian’s October 6-7 Chicago Participation Techniques Workshop My apologies if you have received multiple copies of this post—I believe I have fixed the problem and there will be no more! Save $100 on Adrian Segar’s first 1½ day participation techniques workshop!

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This Workshop Will Change Your (Event) Life

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

Last month we hosted a workshop called "Become a Tito Power User". Going back to the event at hand though, here is a summary of everything that Vicky covered at the Tito workshop: TutorialsVicky , our CX Lead, shared her expertise on all things Tito. This was a test event to see if there is interest out there for something like this. The short story is that there is, but the format needs revision. Live events for a product are tricky to pull off.

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Lessons for #eventprofs from an improv and mindfulness workshop — Part 2

Conferences that Work

More of my experiences and takeaways for event professionals from the wonderful five-day improv and mindfulness workshop Mindful Play, Playful Mind , held June 8-13 2016, at Mere Point on the beautiful Maine coast — followed by their relevance to event design ( red ). At the workshop we played several improv games that explored status and allowed us to practice taking status roles and working to change our own or other’s status.

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ESSA Future Focus Board launches mental health workshops for members

Event Industry News

The ESSA Future Focus Board, a body launched in 2018 to champion recruitment and retention of young talent in the event industry, is running the workshops in partnership with Stress Matters, a mental health first aid approved training company. The workshops will be industry-focused, providing insight, education and real-world examples of ways to combat stress and recognise its symptoms.

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U.S. and Europe Power of Participation Workshops registration opens!

Conferences that Work

or Europe, I’ve got a POPWORKS workshop for you! Every workshop is a unique opportunity for event owners , planners , moderators , designers , and presenters to: learn experientially how to make your conferences and conference sessions far more engaging and effective; gain powerful meeting design insights that will allow you to maximize learning , connection , engagement , and action outcomes ; and. Testimonials from earlier workshops. “I

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14 Ideas for Your Next Workshop

Aventri

Did you know the first usage of the word "workshop" was in 1556 and is meant for a small group of people to handcraft something together? Although the word workshop is often used in the event industry interchangeably with events like seminars, training sessions, etc., For event planners, workshops should focus on gathering a small to medium size group together to focus, create, or develop a tangible project.

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7 Tools Every Trainer and Workshop Leader Should be Using

Eventbrite

Take a look at this list of 7 tools that will ensure your workshops are professional, slick and engaging. The post 7 Tools Every Trainer and Workshop Leader Should be Using appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Class, Training or Workshop Event Technology Featured July Productivity Small Business Tools Training workshops

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We'd love to have you at our inaugural workshop!

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

That's why we have created our first half-day workshop. We have a beautiful product that makes organising an event easy. We take a lot of pride in what we do because we care about giving organisers and their attendees a delightful experience. There is a lot of depth to Tito, in some ways we're a lot like In-N-Out Burger. Bear with me on this. There is so much that you can do with our product, but not everyone knows of all of it's capabilities.

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Talent to Tickets: How Collage Club Grew from a Friend’s Gathering to a Successful Workshop Series

Eventbrite

Stumble upon one of Steph’s workshops and you’ll find mountains of magazines, bundles of clippings, and rainbows of colourful paper ready to be chopped, sliced and pasted into […]. The post Talent to Tickets: How Collage Club Grew from a Friend’s Gathering to a Successful Workshop Series appeared first on Eventbrite UK. All Arts, Culture & Entertainment Class, Training or Workshop Event Planning and Management October DIY events Event Planning talent to tickets

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Make Your Conference Memorable With Spiced-Up Keynotes, Engaging Design and Workshops

Endless Events

Finally, end with a workshop or breakout session that creates a positive emotional experience between attendees. Make Simple Workshops an Experiential Powerhouse. Workshops are primarily meant to instill learning, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be powerful experiential agents as well. Creating successful recurring events isn’t only good for brands but also for planners. Maintain your momentum by creating events that stick to your attendee’s minds.

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Workshop Chicago

GatherHere

Three years ago, Workshop Chicago began as a coworking space that sometimes hosted events on weekends. These days, Workshop is a fully functioning venue, with plenty of amenities, a thoughtful staff, and easy access for a slew of event types. When shopping around for an events software platform, Workshop Chicago turned to Gather to help: streamline their event sales cycle. The post Workshop Chicago appeared first on Gather

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Take These Steps to Get Better Feedback from Your Workshop Attendees

Eventbrite

Honest, constructive feedback from your workshop attendees is crucial to making it even better in the future. The post Take These Steps to Get Better Feedback from Your Workshop Attendees appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. August Class, Training or Workshop Featured Post Event Engagement Feedback improvement workshopsHere's how to get - and use - that feedback.

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Robert Dunsmore’s workshop on Scenography, Staging and Set Design

Event Industry News

Freelance creative director Robert Dunsmore will be presenting his live workshop on Scenography, Staging and Set Design on Monday 29 October as part of the University of Westminster’s Event Design Open Lecture Series. The post Robert Dunsmore’s workshop on Scenography, Staging and Set Design appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Regional Workshop Registration Software Testimonial

Regpack

They host an annual 1-day workshop event for around 1,000 people with hundreds of workshops to choose from. So to put a lot in perspective, we have 278 workshops options this year in our day-long conference. The post Regional Workshop Registration Software Testimonial appeared first on Regpack. Online Registration Software Client Spotlight events conferences registration software nonprofit event registration software workshop registration workshop planning software

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FTC to hold workshop examining online event ticket sales

Event Industry News

Agency seeks input in advance of March 2019 workshop. The staff of the Federal Trade Commission will examine consumer protection and competition issues related to the online event-ticket marketplace at a public workshop on March 27, 2019. The online event ticket industry has been a frequent topic of consumer and competitor complaints, and FTC staff is seeking public input in advance of the workshop, including possible discussion topics and potential participants.

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Workshop Battles Boredom by Dropping Lectures for Experiences

PCMA Convene

Workshop participants walk the fields of Gettysburg during an earlier workshop, “Commanding the C-Suite.” The July workshop also used past war experiences — this time from WWII — to talk about leadership. based The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers declared war on PowerPoint and boring lectures in July, when the two-day leadership workshop, “Leadership Lessons From World War II,” was held in the National World War II Museum in New Orleans.

AEV announces NaCTSO document fraud workshop

Event Industry News

The Association of Event Venues (AEV) has announced it will be holding a document fraud workshop, delivered by officers from the National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO), to help its members discover and detect fake identity documents. The workshop, aimed at (but not limited to) security and HR personnel at member organisations, will be held […]. The post AEV announces NaCTSO document fraud workshop appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Cross Association Sustainability Working Group hosts The MICE Machine Workshop

Event Industry News

The AEV/AEO/ESSA Sustainability Working Group will be meeting on Wednesday March 20, 2019, at Informa London for a special session with a sustainability workshop delivered by The MICE Machine, and sponsored by Olympia London. When the Association of Event Venues approached the working groups to define their purposes and objectives for the coming year, I knew that The MICE Machine would be able to help with its workshop-centred, collaborative and objective-oriented approach.

How to Facilitate an Effective Workshop to Better Engage Your Community

Event Age by Swapcard

Facilitating a workshop is one of those things that people assume is easy. How hard can it be to get a room full of people to talk, right? Wrong. Group facilitation is a complex task. Facilitating well is even harder. Event Community

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Matchmaking-Workshop Review: 4 Learnings for Your Success!

Converve

Converve was one of the partners and a workshop provider. This allowed us to welcome an interested group of event designers to our “Development of creative match-making formats for events, trade fairs, and conferences” workshop. This is reason enough for us to publish a review of the workshop here on our blog. For us at Converve, it was incredibly exciting to examine the aspects of successful matchmaking at this workshop in a direct exchange of ideas with the organizers.

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Matchmaking-Workshop Review: 4 Learnings for Your Success!

Converve

Converve was one of the partners and a workshop provider. This allowed us to welcome an interested group of event designers to our “Development of creative match-making formats for events, trade fairs, and conferences” workshop. This is reason enough for us to publish a review of the workshop here on our blog. For us at Converve, it was incredibly exciting to examine the aspects of successful matchmaking at this workshop in a direct exchange of ideas with the organizers.

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Matchmaking-Workshop Review: Mit diesen 4 Learnings wird's zum Erfolg!

Converve

Converve war einer der Partner und Workshop-Anbieter, und so konnten wir eine interessierte Gruppe von Event-Designern bei unserem Workshop "Entwicklung kreativer Matchmaking-Formate für Events, Messen und Kongresse" begrüßen. Grund genug für uns, einen Review des Workshops hier auf unserem Blog zu veröffentlichen. Dezember trafen sich rund 150 Event Professionals in Ingelheim zur TechXperience 2018.

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