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Webinar: 1st Quarter Membership 2021
Your membership with PCMA can put you on the right track to take your career to the next level. The information in this orientation program will help you to get started on your journey ...
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Webinar: 1st Quarter Membership 2021

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Get to Know Webinar: DETROIT’S UNCRUSHABLE SPIRIT
In Detroit, we don’t define ourselves by venues, the people and culture here are what makes us stand out from the rest. You may come for meetings and to expand your business at the 723,000 sq. ft. TCF Center or at the 350,000 sq. ft. Suburban Collection Showplace ...
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Get to Know Webinar: DETROIT’S UNCRUSHABLE SPIRIT

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Webinar: Get Creative! How MURAL Planned a Virtual Company Retreat in 2 Weeks
With 12 volunteers, 2 weeks, and a MURAL board, Laila von Alvensleben, pulled off a virtual company retreat for 250 employees at MURAL, a global company that provides a digital workspace for visual collaboration ...
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Webinar: Get Creative! How MURAL Planned a Virtual Company Retreat in 2 Weeks

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Pandemic Protocol: Who’s Responsible for Enforcing Event Safety?
The events industry is more than ready to return to face-to-face meetings and working hard to properly prepare for attendee safety. Numerous mandates and protocols have been put into place since we last met and everyone is working together to be sure they are followed. But, who is ultimately responsible ...
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Pandemic Protocol: Who’s Responsible for Enforcing Event Safety?

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As the air travel industry, many governments and cities explore, trial and or embrace the idea of a Vaccine Passport yet the World Health organisation (WHO) is yet to endorse such a concept. Event industry professionals are also devising plans for the return of national and international events with the ...
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Pandemic Protocol: Is a Vaccine Passport a Solution for the Business Events Industry?

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Webinar: 30 Ideas in 30 Minutes to Up Your Hybrid Event Game
This’ll be fun! The possibilities for hybrid events are literally endless, and our resident event experts are ready to share their top 30 ideas rapid-fire style for how you can think differently about your strategy in 2021 and beyond ...
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Webinar: 30 Ideas in 30 Minutes to Up Your Hybrid Event Game

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Webinar: Reconvening: How Montréal is Moving Forward Post-Pandemic
You probably know Montréal as the city that combines North American innovation with European aesthetics. But it’s also so much more. After a tough year for all global destinations, the iconic French-Canadian city has rebounded with more creativity and insight than ever before ...
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Webinar: Reconvening: How Montréal is Moving Forward Post-Pandemic

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Webinar: EMEA: March Meet-Up
A monthly virtual gathering for the PCMA EMEA community to share regional updates. You will be joined by Mark Breen, Director of Safe Events, based in Dublin. Within this expert session Mark will look at the VERY practical steps we will likely need to take to get going with our ...
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Webinar: EMEA: March Meet-Up

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Greater Midwest Chapter - March Quarterly Education Program
Join the award-winning author, radio host and three-time New York Emmy-nominated documentary filmmaker, Dr. Kaye Wise Whitehead, as she connects the history of systemic racism to what is happening across the country in our cities, homes, and businesses ...
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Greater Midwest Chapter – March Quarterly Education Program

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Juno - Get to Know webinar
Hybrid, by definition, is when two different experiences blend together to make a new expression. In meetings and events, we all are discovering the new reality of what happens when we blend together the physical and digital experience. At JUNO we call these blending moments Intersections of Connectivity ...
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Webinar: Hybrid Intersections of Connectivity with JUNO

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Eventmobi Get to Know
Leading event technology provider EventMobi launches its newest virtual event platform, setting a new standard for how businesses, associations and other organizations should engage audiences at their events in 2021 and beyond ...
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Webinar: How The New EventMobi Platform Empowers You To Deliver Impactful Virtual and Hybrid Events

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Webinar: Let's Get Hybrid! How to Create Successful Events In a Post-Pandemic World
We're all gearing up for Hybrid Events. This expert panel will bring multiple perspectives to the table about how to define hybrid events, ways to create exceptional experiences for all your audiences, and what's needed to define and implement a successful hybrid strategy ...
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Webinar: Let’s Get Hybrid! How to Create Successful Events In a Post-Pandemic World

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Webinar: GATHER by Events DC
Learn how organizers can host virtual and hybrid events with GATHER by Events DC, a virtual venue that leverages the new state-of-the-art production studio within the Walter E. Washington Convention Center to create and stream digital events ...
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Webinar: GATHER by Events DC

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Big Trends Shaping the World Today: Economics, Technology and Geopolitics
Our lives are being transformed in so many realms all at once – and it is dizzying. In this keynote, Thomas Friedman exposes the tectonic movements and accelerations that are reshaping the world today and will provide a blueprint to get the most out of them and cushion their impacts ...
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Big Trends Shaping the World Today: Economics, Technology and Geopolitics

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Addressing key themes from Thomas Friedman’s Main Stage Keynote, our panel of senior leaders will unpack them at a localized level of politics, economics and sustainability, tying it back to what the business events industry can do to drive social and economic transformation given these projected scenarios ...
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Decoding the Keynote – Big Trends Shaping Business Events

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The GCB German Convention Bureau, IMEX and PCMA have joined forces to provide the global business events community with the unique chance to innovate its own future. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to co-create the future of business events! ...
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Open Innovation for the Business Events Industry

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To live in the world today is to experience accelerating change and to watch a future we had scarcely imagined unfold at a pace we’ve never experienced. And to not only survive but thrive in this context, it’s not enough to simply know what’s coming. You have to understand how ...
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Navigating an Uncertain Present & Building for a Better Future

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Live communication as a vital part of corporate communication strategies is currently undergoing massive change – posing, at the same time, a huge challenge to suppliers and their market offers. The key to successful business events of the future thus lies in consistent customer centricity and a focus on their ...
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Innovating Business Events – The Customer Perspective

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Business events have a new definition: A gathering of people with shared interests who meet in the mediums where they are. Maybe it’s IRL (in real life), URL (digitally) or both, but people are still gathering and industry research is demonstrating that events are as important as ever. The PCMA ...
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7 Change Actions: From ROI to ROE: Return on Events – How Business Events Impact Growth

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In-person events create the opportunity to meet people in the hallway, sessions, or on the exhibit floor to connect with new, or reconnect with old, friends. These connections are kept alive by events bringing you back together and an occasional email exchange for most. Now, in a mostly digital world, ...
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Digital Experience Institute: It’s Alive! Building Engaged Digital Communities in 2021

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Hybrid events of the past typically broadcasted sessions on the in-person schedule, with filler content or “dead-air” breaks when the onsite schedule was not in session. Now the new meaning of hybrid is top of mind for the industry and the importance of engaging participants both onsite and online, giving ...
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Digital Experience Institute: It’s a Very Very Hybrid World

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The world has changed and the effect on the live events industry has been forever tilted. Event professionals around the world are navigating uncharted terrain. In this session, we share insights gleaned from over 2,000 event professionals on the evolving state of meetings, the emerging shift to hybrid events and ...
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Digital Experience Institute: The Future is Hybrid: Understanding the Key Drivers to Effectively Navigate the New Normal

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Regularly assessing and adapting your business models is essential to avoid disruptions in how you create, deliver and capture value. To do this effectively, you must understand business model building blocks and how to identify patterns so you can make strategic structural changes. Gennaro Cuofano will break down the key ...
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Create Resilient, Competitive Business Models with Pattern Thinking

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Knowing how to create authentic meaningful connection online is an essential leadership skill that is only growing in demand. A culture of connection catalyzes psychological safety and accelerates the collaborative potential of any group. In this interactive training, you will learn how to create a feeling of intimacy amongst participants, ...
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7 Change Actions: The Strategic Art of Virtual Connection

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