Videos, Webinars & Continuing Education

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From event design, to audience acquisition, negotiations and more, earn as you learn. Plus, PCMA Members can access premium content with hundreds of recorded sessions from past events, including Convening Leaders.

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Webinar: Controlling Your Narrative: Crisis Communications for Unpredictable Situations
We learn how to deal with one crisis, and then before you know it, another is on the horizon. In this session, we’ll discuss the current and possible situations we see ourselves in and how to communicate with your audience early, honestly, and effectively ...
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Webinar: Controlling Your Narrative: Crisis Communications for Unpredictable Situations

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Ascent Webinar:  In Need of a Change: Understanding Perspectives to Lead
Through meetings and events, we are always striving to include as many different perspectives as we can to expand our education and satisfy our audiences. With the industry growing throughout the years and perspectives differing per generation, how do we expect everyone to open their minds and possibly shift their ...
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Ascent Webinar: In Need of a Change: Understanding Perspectives to Lead

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Webinar: Keeping Everyone Safe When We Return To Face-to-Face
Our panel of experts is here to answer the top questions about what the return to events will look like in order to keep everyone involved safe according the research their organizations have done, as well as standards planners should look out for when deciding on their next meeting venue ...
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Webinar: Keeping Everyone Safe When We Return To Face-to-Face

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Webinar: Help Your Speakers Present with Impact
Hear from Gabrielle Dolan on how to avoid common mistakes when it comes to presenting virtually. Discover tips and methods to help your speaker make that transition and present with impact online ...
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Webinar: Help Your Speakers Present with Impact

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Webinar: Tools to Enhance Your Speaker's Engagement
Speakers that previously only worked in face-to-face environments have now been thrown into the digital meetings world without warning. Techniques they may have employed on the stage, can be hard to replicate through a video presentation. This session will include various tactics that can be implemented immediately to encourage presentations ...
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Webinar: Tools to Enhance Your Speaker’s Engagement

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Webinar: Understanding "Digital First" Event Production
Drawing on a mix of academic theory and real-world examples, Gonzalez will explain how emerging technology and dramatic shifts in audience consumption habits have created a billion-dollar online industry ...
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Webinar: Understanding “Digital First” Event Production

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Webinar: Find the Right Resources For Your Business Continuity Network
Freelance networks are great way for companies to resource their events on an as needed basis and to leverage experts with the specific expertise, skills, and strengths needed to navigate through change. At this same time, these networks provide a soft landing pad for displaced employees to access community, education, ...
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Webinar: Find the Right Resources For Your Business Continuity Network

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Webinar: Thinking Outside the Typical Lecture: Keys to Adopting Alternative Presentation Styles
Through our current situation, we’re experiencing alternative ways to perform a multitude of activities. In this webinar, we’ll explore a variety of content delivery formats conducive to presenting online as well as focusing on ways to encourage presenters to embrace a new style of content and education delivery ...
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Webinar: Thinking Outside the Typical Lecture: Keys to Adopting Alternative Presentation Styles

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Webinar: Evaluating Your Meetings Portfolio to Go Digital
While we’re starting to see a light at the end of the tunnel, we need to shift our focus to the future of digital strategies. In this webinar, we’ll discuss best practices in assessing what types of events and meetings translate easily to a digital format and what a digital ...
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Webinar: Evaluating Your Meetings Portfolio to Go Digital

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Webinar: Get Creative with Restrictions to Meet Differently
The return to face-to-face events is in sight, but they will never be the same. Our panel of experts will tackle questions about how the industry is working together as a whole to provide clean and safe environments for event participants ...
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Webinar: Get Creative with Restrictions to Meet Differently

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Webinar: 5 Ways to Reimagine Your Next Event in A Virtual Reality
The meetings and conference world is known for innovation and resilience, and with the right tools, you can pivot effectively and still give your attendees a sense of community from a distance ...
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Webinar: 5 Ways to Reimagine Your Next Event in A Virtual Reality

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Webinar: Virtual is Vital: Event Strategy, Design and Engagement
While the attraction of in-person events remains strong, don’t underestimate the opportunity to connect your members, expand audiences and extend the conversation with quality content in a virtual event ...
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Webinar: Virtual is Vital: Event Strategy, Design and Engagement

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Webinar: Pivot Your Event from Live to Virtual
Hear case studies of companies that have switched to large scale virtual events in the past few months, learn to navigate the digital environment and develop ways to design for peak audience engagement online ...
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Webinar: Pivot Your Event from Live to Virtual

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Webinar: Monetizing Your Virtual Conference When Competing with Free
Everyone and their brother is hosting webinars and virtual networking opportunities. Like this one, most are free. This topic is a burning issue and promises to be a more engaging experience than most ...
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Webinar: Monetizing Your Virtual Conference When Competing with Free

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Webinar: Update Your Sponsorship Model: Monetizing Live & Virtual Events
Part two of this two-part webinar will explore the strategies for updating your event model in light of the current climate. Meg Fasy will walk you through how to develop sales inventory that can be segmented and included into a number of different packages, which can then be sold to ...
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Webinar: Update Your Sponsorship Model: Monetizing Live & Virtual Events

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Webinar: Update Your Sponsorship Model: A Strategic Approach to Live & Virtual Sponsorships
We’ve all been asked to make the leap to virtual events with unprecedented speed, and while virtual events can augment the reach of physical events including conferences, trade shows, and annual meetings how can you monetize these events. Part one of this two-part webinar will explore the strategies for generating ...
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Webinar: Update Your Sponsorship Model: A Strategic Approach to Live & Virtual Sponsorships

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Webinar: Case Study: Switching to Virtual in Under Seven Days
The annual business conference of the Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin (PDPW) was only a week away when the World Health Organization announced COVID-19 as a pandemic. With limited time, PDPW and Mediasite transitioned the in-person program to a completely virtual event and doubled it’s audience. Join Cassandra Strupp from PDPW and ...
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Webinar: Case Study: Switching to Virtual in Under Seven Days

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Webinar: Adapt Now to Prepare Your Organisation For the Post COVID-19 Reality
No one knows exactly what the world will be like after COVID-19. Waiting to act until the pandemic subsides could be detrimental to your organisation. International Business Strategist Rik Vera will talk about the importance of building ecosystems, agility and data before an industry reactor panel considers the implications for ...
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Webinar: Adapt Now to Prepare Your Organisation For the Post COVID-19 Reality

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Webinar: So Many Options, So Little Time: Choosing a Digital Events Platform
Join us in this webinar, where we will break down different event scenarios and explain necessary factors to consider when researching and eventually selecting a digital events platform, as well as crafting an initial digital event strategy with the user experience in mind ...
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Webinar: So Many Options, So Little Time: Choosing a Digital Events Platform

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Webinar: Elevate Your Relationships: Connect Better, Online and Offline
What words, tone of voice, or body language can you use to be a 93% more effective communicator? How did the MIT’s Human Dynamics Laboratory discover how to be 50% more successful in a team environment? What two areas did McKinsey & Co. find after surveying 20,000 customers in 5 ...
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Webinar: Elevate Your Relationships: Connect Better, Online and Offline

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Webinar - Keep the Conversation Flowing Into Your Next Event
Blended learning has been top of mind for hybrid event producers when it comes to the overall participant experience. In this webinar, we’ll examine an example of how using a specialty online platform in a creative way to further networking and session discussions beyond live event hours has shaped the ...
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Webinar – Keep the Conversation Flowing Into Your Next Event

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Webinar: Causing the Same Effect: Designing Sessions for Onsite and Online
There’s no such thing as designing for just one user experience these days. We now have to plan for the visual and audio experience, along with the engagement considering both the in-room and online participants. In this webinar, we’ll discuss factors to consider when developing not only the room set, ...
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Webinar: Causing the Same Effect: Designing Sessions for Onsite and Online

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Webinar: Conquer the Fear: Transitioning Speakers From Face-to-Face to Virtual
In these unprecedented times, speakers are being asked to make the leap and present virtually. While some speakers are experienced on virtual platforms, for many this is a huge change, and therefore leads to discomfort. Keynote speaker Sara Ross is ready to share her arsenal of best practices and ways ...
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Webinar: Conquer the Fear: Transitioning Speakers From Face-to-Face to Virtual

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Webinar: Contract Crisis Preparedness For Suppliers
Basic knowledge of your contract language is not enough - you must have the right steps in place to act quickly when a customer wants to make a change due to unforeseen circumstances. Attorney Lisa Devlin will share how to protect your business and customer interests with potential solutions when ...
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Webinar: Contract Crisis Preparedness For Suppliers

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