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The Next Normal: Live Events, Digital Experiences & Business Continuity

Starting the Recovery Discovery Journey for the Business Events Industry

Industry leaders from across the globe came together to identify common challenges and a path toward recovery in partnership with PCMA. Explore the insights ...
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Convene Salary Survey 2020: Before COVID-19

The picture of a vibrant, healthy business events industry portrayed by more than 600 respondents to this year's survey before COVID-19 stands in stark ...
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PCMA COVID-19 Recovery Dashboard Results, Survey 4

Insights from our latest survey — conducted May 18-21 — on how the COVID-19 pandemic is changing business events professionals’ roles and how they ...
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PCMA COVID-19 Recovery Dashboard Results, Survey 3

Insights from our latest survey — conducted May 4-7 — on how the COVID-19 pandemic is changing business events professionals’ roles and how they ...
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Will More Planners Work From Home in a Post-COVID-19 World?

Respondents to Convene’s Annual Salary Survey in February — before public health restrictions forced most workers to work from home — said having the ...
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Medical Event Planners Share Their Challenges and Plans During the Pandemic

A small survey of 54 medical meeting planners — the majority of which organize a live annual meeting that draws more than 1,000 attendees ...
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PCMA COVID-19 Recovery Dashboard April Survey Results

Insights from our latest survey — conducted April 20-23 — on how the COVID-19 pandemic is changing business events professionals’ roles and how they ...
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Survey Results: How Is COVID-19 Changing the Business Events Industry?

Full results of the PCMA Convene survey conducted the first week in April among more than 1,000 event organizers and 500-plus suppliers reveal that ...
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COVID-19 Impact on Events Research: Top-line Results for Suppliers

A majority of suppliers report adverse effects on their employment, but some are optimistic about events picking up again this summer. More expect uncertainty ...
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COVID-19 Impact on Events Research: Top-line Results for Planners

Nearly 90 percent of planners have canceled or postponed an event, and seven out of 10 have moved an event online because of the ...
DEI: Digital Events - How to Determine Your Needs

DEI: Digital Events – How to Determine Your Needs

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 ...
DEI: Taking My Event Online: Where Do I Start?

DEI: Taking My Event Online: Where Do I Start?

It can be a stressful task to create a digital event strategy with little to no experience with digital events or live streaming. Download ...