Research & Resources

Human-Centered Meeting

New Research Considers Human-Centered Meeting Design

'Purposeful Meetings' research initiative is multidisciplinary deep dive into human behavior and meeting design ...
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 with this report ...
Risk Management Plan Template

Risk Management Plan Template

Do you have a comprehensive emergency management plan in the event of an emergency at your meeting or event? Download this complimentary document to ...
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 services to be offered ...
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, and events. This document ...
Virtual Speaker Management: A Best Practices Guide

Virtual Speaker Management: A Best Practices Guide

Virtual speaker management requires more attention to detail than managing face-to-face speakers. You have to overcome both the technical as well as the interpersonal ...
Convene Magazine 26th Annual Meetings Market Survey

Convene Magazine 26th Annual Meetings Market Survey

With this annual survey, we took a longer look back — over the span of 10 years, from right before the U.S. recession hit ...
Using Data to Improve Your Event-Marketing Strategy

Using Data to Improve Your Event-Marketing Strategy

Three meeting and association professionals share insights on how and what data to collect and how to use it ...
DEI: Best Practices for a Live Stream Hybrid Event

DEI: Best Practices for a Live Stream Hybrid Event

The first step in producing a stellar live stream event is making sure you plan in advance with strategy in mind. This resource covers ...
DEI: Tips to Live Stream Your Event

DEI: Tips to Live Stream Your Event

The first time you try anything, there can be a lot of uncertainty. This guide will offer ideas on how to create success the ...
DEI: Day of your Hybrid Event – Key Tips

DEI: Day of your Hybrid Event – Key Tips

How exciting! After all the prep calls and onsite testing of equipment, you have made it to the live day. Don’t panic – things ...