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Oklahoma City
Even during the COVID-19 pandemic, Oklahoma City carried on with its 20-year growth plan, launching a new convention center, downtown streetcar line, and a headquarters hotel opening this month.

Oklahoma City Emerges as a ‘Modern Frontier’ Destination

Casandra Matej
Casandra Matej, who takes over Feb. 1, discusses the perks of relocating to Orlando from San Antonio, the future of face-to-face meetings, and how she sees DMOs evolving in the future.

Catching up with Casandra Matej, Visit Orlando’s New President and CEO

Convening Leaders
Tune in to a candid conversation about challenges and major takeaways from designing and producing PCMA’s first-ever global hybrid conference.

Behind the Digital Curtain at Convening Leaders 2021

21 Takeaways from Convening Leaders 2021
That’s a wrap on Convening Leaders 2021! The APAC team had an incredible two days seeing members face-to-face at the PCMA Global Broadcast Center in Singapore, hearing from inspiring and driven speakers, and taking in the different perspectives of members from around the world. These are our 21 takeaways from Convening Leaders 2021.

21 Takeaways from Convening Leaders 2021

Shamira Miller
Convening Leaders speaker and innovation coach Shamira Miller on getting the wheels of inspiration spinning.

How to Rebuild Your Business Model from Square One

Virtual Event Resource
Tycoon Events launched the Virtual Event Resource in June, which spells out important information about emerging digital event platforms.

Overwhelmed by Digital Event Tech Options? There’s a Resource for That.

Digital Experience Makers: 4. Behind the Scenes - Production
Join the PCMA's VP of Experience Design, Tonya Almond, CMP, along with Hanna Foley of JUNO and Kyle Short of Wisdom Capture as the three take an in-depth look at what went into producing this year's Convening Leaders and the lessons learned from developing a global, hybrid event.

Digital Experience Makers: 4. Behind the Scenes – Production

Greater Fort Lauderdale
Visit Lauderdale has prepared for the industry’s safe and successful return to in-person meetings and face-to-face networking — all in preparation for welcoming visitors back to south Florida.

Greater Fort Lauderdale Ready for Events

The organizers of the 59th Presidential Inauguration have had to reckon with a mind-boggling array of logistical challenges and uncertainties.

The Hybrid Inauguration