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Closing Main Stage: Pitching Disruptive Ideas
Closing Main Stage: Pitching Disruptive Ideas
Don’t let the status quo be your enemy. Give your ideas a fighting chance! NYU Professor Luke Williams will reveal ...
Revamp Your Events with Design-Led Futures Studies Approach: Part 1
Revamp Your Events with Design-Led Futures Studies Approach: Part 1
You don’t need a crystal ball to see what your events will look like in ten years. In this two-part ...
Revamp Your Events with Design-Led Futures Studies Approach: Part 2
Revamp Your Events with Design-Led Futures Studies Approach: Part 2
You don’t need a crystal ball to see what your events will look like in ten years. In this two-part ...
Main Stage: Extreme Focus, Extraordinary Results: Modern Teamwork
Main Stage: Extreme Focus, Extraordinary Results: Modern Teamwork
Drawing on decades of experience working in highly team-oriented corporate cultures like Nike and Virgin, Sarah Robb O’Hagan will share ...
Setting the Right Goals: It's All in How You Measure
Setting the Right Goals: It’s All in How You Measure
Think about how you measure your events’ strategic goals. Sparks strategists Lisette Sheehan and Lyndsay Merbach will give you tools ...
Boxes, Bricks, and Tools for Building Your Creative Potential
Boxes, Bricks, and Tools for Building Your Creative Potential
Unlocking your personal creative genius isn’t about trying harder but instead recognizing simple, everyday tools and practices that best prepare ...
How Constraints Fuel Creativity
How Constraints Fuel Creativity
As an event strategist you’re expected to think on your feet and churn out creative solutions at the drop of ...
Electrify Your Events with Augmented and Virtual Reality
Electrify Your Events with Augmented and Virtual Reality
Iconic brands have seen tremendous success using AR and VR at events to connect and activate their target audiences. Now ...

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The Present and Future of Technology in Business Events
The Present and Future of Technology in Business Events
This report aims to give business events industry professionals information that can help them think creatively and strategically about how ...
Developing a Digital Event Engagement Strategy
Developing a Digital Event Engagement Strategy
This resources provides you with a high-level overview of the recommended steps for creating a long term digital events engagement ...
Guide to Creating a Mentoring Program
Guide to Creating a Mentoring Program
This guide will give you an idea of how the Award winning mentor program was created and how you can ...
The Power of Digital Events Revolutionizing Audience Engagement
The Power of Digital Events Revolutionizing Audience Engagement
Learn how PCMA has captured over one million incremental dollars and enhanced audience engagement through their six-year digital event strategy ...
Sound Management & Open Space Learning Environments
Sound Management & Open Space Learning Environments
Learn how sound engineering practices and new technologies can help diminish disruptive noise while improving intelligible sound in open spaces ...
Risk Management Plan Template
Risk Management Plan Template
The material contained herein is provided for informational purposes only. It does not constitute any type of professional advice. It ...
Cyber Security And Your Event
Cyber Security And Your Event
This guide serves as a companion to the Cyber Security Checklist for Event Professionals and offers rationale behind cyber security ...
Cyber Security Checklist for Event Professionals
Cyber Security Checklist for Event Professionals
Gone are the days of relying solely upon physical security teams to ensure the safety of attendees at conferences, meetings, ...

News & Industry Insights


PCMA Announces Convening Leaders Host Cities for 2019 and 2020

PCMA Announces Convening Leaders Host Cities for 2019 and 2020

Mark your calendars: Here’s where the business-events industry will gather in the two years following Convening Leaders 2018 in Nashville.
Brisbane Scientists Develop World’s First 3D-Printed Body Parts

Brisbane Scientists Develop World’s First 3D-Printed Body Parts

Graffiti artists, modern dancers, and more — find out how an unlikely cast of Mile High City creatives and entrepreneurs are shaping more memorable experiences for attendees.
Using Competition to Unlock New Solutions During Your Conference

Using Competition to Unlock New Solutions During Your Conference

As event organizers look to harness the creativity and expertise of their attendees, PCMA’s inaugural Business Breakthrough Incubator offered a glimpse of the potential of on-site brainpower.
This New Solution for Booking Flights Might Mean Some Extra Cash for You

This New Solution for Booking Flights Might Mean Some Extra Cash for You

One legacy airline wants to address the problem of overbooking by giving you opportunities to resell your tickets.

5 Cool New Tech Tools for Meetings and Events

5 Cool New Tech Tools for Meetings and Events

bizbash.com

Check out some of the latest apps and online services for that can help your meetings thrive.

Hyatt Says KC Convention Hotel Developers Dumped Them After Asking for Financial Help

Hyatt Says KC Convention Hotel Developers Dumped Them After Asking for Financial Help

kansascity.com

Earlier this summer, Hyatt was dismissed from a Kansas City convention hotel project -- and the details of what happened are finally coming to light.

East Coast Hyperloop One Step Closer to Reality

East Coast Hyperloop One Step Closer to Reality

travelpulse.com

Elon Musk says the project would take travelers from Washington, DC to New York City in 29 minutes.

Lexington Convention Center Plans Include Changes for Rupp Arena

Lexington Convention Center Plans Include Changes for Rupp Arena

kentucky.com

The newly released design plans call for 100,841 sq. feet of exhibition space, 25,080 sq. feet of ballroom space and 14 meeting rooms.


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