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Conferences that Make a Difference: How to design and deliver
a conference that leads people to do things differently

Webinar • Tuesday, March 31, 2020 • 2:00 - 3:00 PM ET | Qualifies for 1 CAE

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You schedule strong speakers and make sure attendees have a good experience at your conferences. But it’s not enough. Amid intense competition for time and money, your conferences must also matter.

That means your conferences must deliver practical tools, new strategies and helpful contacts that enable attendees to approach their work differently.

In just one hour, learning expert Nancy Bacon can show you how to create these next-level conferences that matter to attendees—and move the needle on your organization’s mission.

Register now now for Conferences That Make a Difference: Delivering Experiences That Enable Attendees to Make Meaningful Changes.

Instructional designer and consultant Nancy Bacon is co-author of Conferences That Make a Difference. In this one-hour webinar, she zeroes in on nonprofits, sharing tactics that reward attendees with conference ROI they can begin to measure immediately in terms of doing a better job.

Improve everything from strategy through follow up.  You’ll learn how to choose your overall approach and use the right tactics before, during and after the conference to maximize learning—and raise its relevance to attendees and to issues facing your organization. Plus, you’ll have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now to design and deliver conferences that empower learners to tackle their work differently and more effectively. Guidance will include how to:

  • Align your conferences with your organization’s strategy
  • Get attendees ready to learn before the conference begins
  • Support  your speakers in delivering excellent workshops
  • Build in opportunities for networking and reflection
  • Make learning “stick” with post-conference activities

Whether your conferences are big or small, you’ll come away from this webinar ready to design deliver a learningful —and lasting—experience for the people you serve.

Register now for Conferences That Make a Difference: Delivering Experiences That Enable Attendees to Make Meaningful Changes

Meet Your Webinar Leaders

Nancy Bacon is a teacher, instructional designer, consultant, and speaker on topics at the intersection of learning and nonprofits. She created Washington Nonprofits’ learning program in 2013, the third learning program she designed over the course of her career. A former ESL and middle school teacher, Nancy has done nearly every job within a nonprofit: Executive Director, program director, board chair, strategic planning chair, and volunteer. Nancy regular writes and speaks about topics related to nonprofits and learning. In 2019, she co-authored with Mark Nilles the e-book Conferences That Make a Difference. www.nancybacon.com.

Who Should Attend

This webinar is of value to all associations and nonprofits that hold conferences. Attendees who will benefit most include:

  • Meeting Planners
  • Marketing Managers
  • Membership Managers
  • Education Managers
  • Communications Managers

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