Joan Eisenstodt – Inclusive Hospitality CIC Conclave Speaker

cic Joan Eisenstodt   Inclusive Hospitality CIC Conclave SpeakerToday on the Meetings Podcast CIC edition, Jon Trask talks with Joan Eisenstodt about her Conclave session on Inclusive Hospitality and creating events that support all.  In the session she will look not just at the ADA, but how planners and suppliers can and should look beyond the minimal requirements to finding solutions that make events inclusive and meaningful for everyone in their audience.  The CIC Conclave will be held in New Orleans on September 6-8, 2014.

Joan Eisenstodt – Crisis Planning & Event Safety CIC CMP Conclave Speaker

cic Joan Eisenstodt   Crisis Planning & Event Safety CIC CMP Conclave SpeakerIn this Meetings Podcast CIC Edition, Jon talks with Joan Eisenstodt about the second of her two sessions at the CIC Conclave on September 8th.  Joan and co-presenter Brad Goldberg will in an interactive session talk about risks and risk evaluation for planners and suppliers within the meetings industry.  What are the “elephants in the room” that could affect your next event?  Attend this session and join in on the discussion.

Jokima Hiller – What about Me? Beating Meeting Planner Burnout CIC CMP Conclave Speaker

cic Jokima Hiller   What about Me? Beating Meeting Planner Burnout CIC CMP Conclave SpeakerThe Meetings Podcast CIC edition Jon Trask talks with Jokima Hiller of Missouri State University about her upcoming CMP Conclave Session in New Orleans; “What about me?  Beating Meeting Planner Burnout”.  In this session she’ll help planners focus back onto themselves and avoid the stress and burnout that can often accompany the high stakes and high pressure roles that planners are regularly called upon to fill.

Karen Kotowski -CEO CIC- Hall of Leaders Gala

cic Karen Kotowski  CEO CIC  Hall of Leaders GalaJon Trask talks to Karen Kotowski  on how the CIC is revamping the Hall of Leaders program.  As they enter the promotional season for the next class of leaders, Karen talks about what the Hall of Leaders program is and its evolution from just an awards show to a relatable fountain of information linking issues in the meetings profession, past and present.

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CIC CMP Conclave Education Comittee Diana Hakenholz and Matt DiSalvo

CIC CMP Conclave Education Comittee Diana Hakenholz and Matt DiSalvo

cic CIC CMP Conclave Education Comittee Diana Hakenholz and Matt DiSalvoToday on the podcast, Jon Trask talks to Diana Hakenholz Director of Meetings and Education?Association of Collegiate Conference and Events Directors- International (ACCED-I) and Matt DiSalvo Chief Sales Officer at SER exposition services.

Matt and Diana are the co-chairs of the Convention Industry Council education committee this year. They talk with Jon about the CIC Conclave and some of the many speakers and keynote session their committee has arranged.

They also spend time discussing some of the new learning approaches taken this year including some experiential sessions that have been added to the Conclave for the first time.

You can learn more about the CMP Conclave, September 6-8, as well as finding a wealth of information on the CIC and the CMP program in general at: www.conventionindustry.org

CIC Conclave Podcast: Speaker Tracy Stuckrath “Serve This Not That”

cic CIC Conclave Podcast: Speaker Tracy Stuckrath Serve This Not That

Jon Trask talks with Tracy Stuckrath from Thrive Events about her upcoming talk in New Orleans for the Convention Industry Council CMP Conclave. September 6-8.

Tracy’s talk is called “Serve This, Not That!” in which she explains that no matter the reasons for the increase in requests include—growing international attendance, increase in chronic disease and aging workforce, rise in food allergies, more attendees choosing to eat vegetarian or vegan, diverse religious dietary requirements, growing acceptance of alternative diets or a general desire to eat healthier—we, as hospitality professionals need to learn how to accommodate their needs.

Understanding the basic guidelines for the most prevalent requests and planning properly can go a long way.

You can learn more about the CMP Conclave, September 6-8, as well as finding a wealth of information on the CIC and the CMP program in general at: www.conventionindustry.org

Podcast: Should I stay or should I go, CIC Conclave Education Committee, The Knights that say Ni

308 – Should I stay or should I go, CIC Conclave, The Knights that say Ni

Segment 1- Mike McAllen shares “Should I stay or should I go.” Talking about why you should attend all the cool upcoming events. Why making connections with people face to face is much better then over technology.

Segment 2-  Jon Trask talks to Diana Hakenholz  Director of Meetings and Education?Association of Collegiate Conference and Events Directors- International (ACCED-I)  and Matt DiSalvo  Chief Sales Officer at SER exposition services.

Matt and Diana are the co-chairs of the Convention Industry Council education committee this year. They talk with Jon about the CIC Conclave and some of the many speakers and keynote session their committee has arranged.

They also spend time discussing some of the new learning approaches taken this year including some experiential sessions that have been added to the Conclave for the first time.

You can learn more about the CMP Conclave, September 6-8, as well as finding a wealth of information on the CIC and the CMP program in general at: www.conventionindustry.org

Segment 3 -  Dana Freker Doody from The EXPO Group who shares Knights Who Say Ni

Sometimes creativity gets religion-like status, says Professor and Author David Burkus, because it seems so sacred and mysterious. Guess what? It’s not. Learn how the myths of creativity run counter to what actual occurs during the creative process so you can give yourself and your team a creative boost!

Transcripts to come.

 

World Domination, SocialTables, CAD and Who’s Local at your events?

#308 World Domination, SocialTables, CAD and Who’s Local at your events?

Permission to Fail 291x300 World Domination, SocialTables, CAD and Whos Local at your events?On todays show we have Mike McAllen talking about the World Domination Summit.  Jon Trask talking about SocialTables and other CAD type programs.  Adrian Segar talks about Who’s Local at your meetings.

Jon Trask segment Social TablesAuto CAD and Vectorworks are the focus today as Jon takes a look at
some of the various room diagraming options available to planners. Then briefly
examines some of the pluses and minuses involved in using each one of them.

 

Social Tables:

https://www.socialtables.com

Vectorworks:

http://www.vectorworks.net/index.php

AutoCAD by Autodesk:

http://www.autodesk.com

Autodesk 360:

https://360.autodesk.com

Adrian Segar Segment‘BEE: Building Exceptional Events (by improving learning, connection, engagement, and community).

Today’s show title is Who’s Local, where he’ll share a simple technique that allows participants to quickly discover others in the room who live and/or work near them.

Adrian is a meeting architect, facilitator, and author who has been running conferences for over thirty years. He loves to facilitate learning and connections between people and is the author of Conferences That Work: Creating Events That People Love. Adrian writes about many different aspects of meetings on his popular blog: Conferences That Work. Learn more by visiting www.conferencesthatwork.com and following @ASegar on Twitter.

Transcripts to come!

Podcast: InfoComm Roundup, Tamsen Webster TedXCambridge Executive Producer

Show 307  InfoComm Roundup, Tamsen Webster SVP from Oratium TedXCambridge Executive Producer

307 300x225 Podcast: InfoComm Roundup, Tamsen Webster TedXCambridge Executive ProducerTodays show we have Jon Trask and Tamsen Webster

Jon Trask gives meeting organisers the run down on InfoComm that happened last week in Las Vegas.  Lots of cool machines to make your next event really shine.

Tamsen Webster from Oratium talks to Mike McAllen about how she helps companies and individuals communicate better.  She gives some great nuggets of information and everyone who has listened to an executive who is not a good speaker should listen closely.  Tamsen has some great workshops coming up for everyone.  Plus she does one-on-one work on speaking training.   She also is the Executive Producer of TedX Cambridge.

Tamsen’s website http://tamsenwebster.com/

 

You can find Mike at Grass Shack Road.com

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Podcast: 5 Top Trends in the Meetings Industry, Freak King Chris Brogan

freak brothers 300x177 Podcast: 5 Top Trends in the Meetings Industry, Freak King Chris Brogan

 

 

 

 

 

On todays show we interview Chris Brogan talks about his new book. Freaks Shall Inherit the Earth and Mike McAllen shares the top five trends in the second half of 2014.

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