Research & Resources

Speaker Agreement Template for Digital and Hybrid Events

Speaker Agreement Template for Digital and Hybrid Events

Let PCMA’s speaker agreement template be your guide. Download our fillable speaker agreement template. Fill it out with your organization’s and speaker’s information, or incorporate it into your existing template.  ...
GMID

Events Professionals Weigh Conflicting Recovery Realities

Convene’s latest COVID-19 Recovery Dashboard survey results demonstrate how suppliers and planners continue to factor all kinds of challenges into their plans for 2021 ...
What Would Gen Z Change About Events?

What Would Gen Z Change About Events?

The results of a recent PCMA survey of the next generation of attendees reveal what they like about business events and how they would ...
Business Events Recovery Dashboard

What Does the Pent-up Demand for Leisure Travel Mean for Events?

The latest COVID-19 Recovery Dashboard shows that the majority of planners and suppliers are planning a return to in-person events set for between July ...
Three Simple Steps to Choosing the Right Tech Platform for Your Virtual Events

Three Simple Steps to Choosing the Right Tech Platform for Your Virtual Events

The process of finding the right vendor for your virtual event can be overwhelming. We aim to provide a clear roadmap with three steps ...
Dashboard February

Getting Closer to Face-to-Face

The latest COVID-19 Recovery Dashboard shows that planners are focusing more of their efforts on the return to in-person events ...
DEI: Essential Digital Event Glossary

DEI: Essential Digital Event Glossary

You’ve made the difficult decision to cancel a face-to-face event. Rather than dwell on the disappointment for the attendees, instead think about the possibilities ...
Compass

Updated Business Events Compass Reveals a Big Bounce

Hope for a better 2021 surged among business event planners and event participants in the latest installment of the Business Events Compass, although challenges ...
AIDS 2020 Virtual

A Gray Area: Virtual Exhibits and Unrelated Business Income Tax (UBIT)  

Two attorneys who represent associations suggest that when it comes to whether income received from virtual-only trade shows is subject to taxation, we’re in ...
return on events

Return on Events: New Metrics for Now — and Into the Future

The PCMA research study, Beyond ROI to ROE, provides a new framework and toolkit to help business event professionals analyze, quantify, and report on ...
Beyond ROI... to ROE (Return On Events): Measuring The Impact of Business Events

Beyond ROI… to ROE (Return On Events): Measuring The Impact of Business Events

The PCMA research study, Beyond ROI to ROE (Return on Events), provides a new framework and toolkit to help business event professionals analyze, quantify, ...
event insurance

PCMA Survey on Event-Cancellation Insurance Shows Gaps

Nearly one-quarter of respondents to a recent survey said they did not have event-cancellation insurance policies for their event in 2020 and only 20 ...