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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, ...

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Complimentary CE Alert: Unpacking New Insights for APAC Events

Complimentary CE Alert: Unpacking New Insights for APAC Events

As PCMA broadens its education offerings outside North America, the organization is launching its first-ever live broadcast from the Singapore MICE Forum this week. Learn how you can earn 2.5 clock hours for free.
Before You Raise Your Registration Fees…

Before You Raise Your Registration Fees…

Be sure to think about the state of the travel industry in 2018 and how it will impact your attendees’ total costs.
4 Simple Changes That Fueled Registration Numbers and Room-Block Pickup

4 Simple Changes That Fueled Registration Numbers and Room-Block Pickup

Find out how one medical association increased attendance and inspired nearly every one of its attendees to book within the official housing block.
What Millennials Want From CEOs

What Millennials Want From CEOs

There’s a lot of talk about what the Millennial generation is looking for at meetings and events. A new report reveals what they expect from leaders.

The Airports of the Future Are Here

The Airports of the Future Are Here

Bloomberg

Goodbye parking decks, baggage claim, and queues. Hello retinal scans and indoor rain forests.

Tech Glitches Plague Inaugural Pokemon Go Fest

Tech Glitches Plague Inaugural Pokemon Go Fest

travelpulse.com

In a year that has already seen its share of high-profile festival failures, the Pokemon Go Fest has become the latest event to overpromise and under-deliver.

Conference Advisory Boards: What Should Their Role Be?

Conference Advisory Boards: What Should Their Role Be?

Associations Now

Associations frequently use advisory boards to develop a meeting's curriculum or to help identify industry trends and breaking news. But what other roles can these experts play?

Convention Business Up but Space Limited in South Carolina

Convention Business Up but Space Limited in South Carolina

postandcourier.com

As Charleston considers limits on downtown hotels over concerns about congestion, North Charleston would like to add more near its convention center.


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