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Experiential Event Design for Your Next Conference
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Webinar • Tuesday, November 19, 2019 • 2:00 - 3:30 PM ET | Qualifies for 1.5 CAE


What’s your conference and events strategy?  If it’s “lather, rinse and repeat” from one year to the next, there may not be a next year.

Competition for attendees’ attention, time and money is intense. That’s why each event must deliver something new—and valuable—in terms of both education and purposefully designed experiences. Doing it depends on rethinking content, preparing speakers in all-new ways, providing myriad learning formats and meaningful networking opportunities.

And that’s why using experiential event design is no longer optional. Here’s how to get started.

Register now for Experiential Event Design for Your Next Conference.

Associations hire Megan Denhardt to help them create high-value events and conferences that engage members in all-new ways—and keep them coming back.  In this 90-minute webinar, she shares experiential event design strategies for boosting the success of your own conferences.

Create conferences where the value outweighs the price. You’ll learn how to use lessons from innovative companies, successful association events and risk-taking entrepreneurs to dazzle attendees with new formats, multisensory experiences and personalized learning. Plus, you’ll have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now to take your conferences and events into 21st century, including:

  • Experience-design strategies that make your next event essential (and enticing)
  • Examples of what’s driving success for today’s best conferences
  • Personalized learning strategies that meet attendees’ demands for more control over their professional development
  • Rapid-fire alternative learning formats that shake up the status quo
  • Components of multisensory events
  • Key education and conference trends reshaping today’s events
  • What “the experience economy” means for your members and attendees

Bottom line: events and conferences that don’t adapt to new member expectations and competition run the risk of becoming irrelevant. Here’s how to replace that “status quo” model before it’s too late!

Register now for Experiential Event Design for Your Next Conference.

Meet Your Webinar Leaders

Megan Denhardt, CAE is president of The Denhardt Group.

Megan Denhardt, CAE, loves organizing, designing and delivering conference and events of all different shapes and sizes. In her 15+ years of experience, Megan has learned the secret to successful events is to delight and surprise audiences with new formats, delivery methods, engagement tactics, and energy bursts. No longer can organizations lather, rinse & repeat the same static event year after year.

Staying current on trends in the industry guides how she designs conferences, retreats, banquets, awards programming and more for her clients. By folding in relevant content with actionable take-aways through a variety of engaging formats, attendees simultaneously learn and build relationships. Megan’s goal is to create events that provide lasting memories to move a first-time attendee into a life-long one.

Megan’s enormous energy and enthusiasm for creating and delivering quality event experiences in unique and meaningful ways keep her passion for this work alive and kicking.

When not planning her next event, you can find her enjoying the Bay Area with her husband and two adorably sweet children who always keep her on her toes. Megan is an avid runner, always looking to drop that extra minute off her next race. Her motto is “you can keep going long after you can’t.”

Who Should Attend

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

  • Meeting Directors/Planners
  • Event Planners
  • Program Officers/Managers
  • Education and Professional Development Managers
  • Conference Chairs
  • Meeting Coordinators

Don't wait, register your entire team today!

CAE Credits: All live webinar attendees are eligible for 1.5 CAE credit hours. Association TRENDS is a CAE Approved Provider. Our programs meet the requirements for fulfilling the professional development requirements to earn or maintain the Certified Association Executive credential. We will maintain records of your participation in accord with CAE policies. For more information about the CAE credential or Approved Provider program, please visit www.whatiscae.org

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