Digital Events

Best practices and case studies for pulling off exceptional virtual and hybrid meetings.

Webinar: Digital Experience Institute Office Hours

In the DEI Office Hours series, we discuss digital event resources that are available, idea share and answer questions for taking your events digital in the wake of COVID-19.

BY Leslie Bailey Mary Beth Micucci Debi Scholar March 27, 2020

Webinar: Digital Experience Institute Office Hours

In the DEI Office Hours series, we discuss digital event resources that are available, idea share and answer questions for taking your events digital in the wake of COVID-19.

BY Leslie Bailey Ruud Janssen Mary Beth Micucci Caitlin O’Malley March 19, 2020

Turning Your F2F Meeting Into a Virtual Event

As the COVID-19 outbreak pushes more meetings into the virtual realm, a discussion on the Catalyst forum shows how one event organizer tackled the challenge.

BY Convene Editors March 13, 2020

The Rise of Esports: Attracting Attendees, Sponsors, and New Venues

With a massive audience and demand for new venues, the fun of competitive gaming is becoming a serious business — and provides lessons for all kinds of event organizers.

BY David McMillin February 13, 2020

DEI: Post-Event Reporting – Who Gets What?

Post event reporting can be complicated, especially when reporting to multiple stakeholder groups. As digital event producers, we need to report out event successes, failures and useful statistics to the right people. Download this resource now for examples of stakeholders groups and the reports that mean the most to each particular group.

December 19, 2019

DES Spotlight: Shana Gipson

The DES Spotlight highlights a specific Digital Event Strategist graduate that has been transforming digital and hybrid events to benefit not only their organization, but also their audience. Shana Gipson is currently the Manager of Meeting and Education Operations with the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA).

December 13, 2019

DES Spotlight: Samantha Lazo

The DES Spotlight highlights a specific Digital Event Strategist graduate that has been transforming digital and hybrid events to benefit not only their organization, but also their audience. Samantha Lazo is currently the Manager of Production & Event Technology for the Institute of Internal Auditors.

October 16, 2019

DEI: Tips to Increase Participation in Post-Event Surveys

Post-event data not only helps us to improve our events each year, but also provides us with insight into our customers’ wants and needs. Download this content resource for tips on setting survey objectives, contructing questions and the ever-tricky incentive decision.

October 14, 2019

DES Spotlight: Victoria Fanning

The DES Spotlight highlights a specific Digital Event Strategist graduate that has been transforming digital and hybrid events to benefit not only their organization, but also their audience. Victoria Fanning is a senior manager of online event production with MGMA and has been planning digital events since 2009, with a current focus on medical meetings.

October 7, 2019

Webinar: Digital Event Strategist Course Online Open House

View our video conference for an overview of PCMA’s Digital Event Strategist Course. Here’s where you can get answers to all our questions about the DES certification.

BY Leslie Wingler September 13, 2019

DEI: Social Media Tools for Online Events

Extend the connections of your digital event with social media tools. Online participants are looking for content and updates in real time, so give the people what they want! Download this resource for some tips on using social media in your digital events.

August 8, 2019

What Apple’s Approach to Content Can Teach Us

Apple announced its new services, and content producers of all kinds can take a page from the company’s approach to content distribution.

BY David McMillin March 25, 2019