Consider Evaluating Virtual Events to Overcome Engagement Challenges
Updated: Jul. 10, 2020 | Categories: Meetings/Events
Virtual events have been on the rise in the recent years. There are many challenges that organizations face: large geographic areas of service, unexpected weather events, shifts in the industry, and many more. As you face these challenges that effect your ability to deliver on the value of your membership, we can hopefully provide some assistance in experimenting with virtual events. We've put together a collection of resources that will help you prepare for a shift in how you are providing networking and education opportunities to your members when in-person meetings may not be an option.
This is a virtual event about creating virtual events! Are you thinking about spearheading your own virtual initiative, but struggling with where to start? Are you looking to find ways that you can do better in your efforts to convene online? If the answer is ‘yes’, then this is for you! Hear from association professionals who have blazed the trail themselves.
Whether you’re planning board meeting, a networking event, or an industry conference, virtual events can help you stay connected with your employees and customers, even if you can’t bring them all to the same place.
Deciding to host a virtual conference – also referred to as an online conference – often seems like a natural move for organizations that already host face-to-face events or that are looking for new approaches to online education and events.
In this Webinar, they will make the case for virtual conferences, including longstanding benefits like lower cost and greater reach, as well as more timely drivers like COVID-19 and climate change.
Are current news stories threatening your real-life events? Nikki Bell and Simon Scriver will take you through the steps and learnings of developing online engagement events.