Smart planners know that successful meetings need to be great experiences. Utilizing Interactive games and participation-rich activities will transform meetings into environments that accelerate networking and learning.
Since 1992, Sharon Fisher, IdeaSparker and CEO of Play with a Purpose has brought groups from 8 to 20,000 together and turned attendees into excited participants. During this webinar she will share some of her best examples and tips on ways that you can disrupt the 'status quo' of your meeting and use experiential meeting techniques to boost engagement and retention.
Darden’s Specialization in Design Thinking and Innovation empowers you to become a creative catalyst with a systematic approach to innovation in the workplace. Whether you work in business, healthcare, education, or for a nonprofit, this hands-on-training in the core principles of design thinking and leadership will help you solve your business challenges.
Where River Roast 315 N. LaSalle Street Chicago, IL 60654
Agenda 8:00-9:00 AMRegistration, Breakfast and Networking 8:30-9:00 AM Optional Guided Meditation Session 9:15-10:30 AM Education Program: "Finding Balance When Traveling: Tips for Before and During Your Conference"
Each course is five weeks long and participants will receive a certificate of completion from Darden afterwards. Individuals that complete all four trainings will earn Darden’s Specialization in Design Thinking and Innovation.
Claude Molinari, general manager of SMG/Cobo Center, today announced that Cobo Center will host the Events Industry Council’s training for the Sustainable Event Professional Certificate (SEPC) September 11-12, 2018. This is the first offering to event planners for the certificate in the state of Michigan. Information on the SEPC training can be found HERE. Mariela Mcllwraith, director, industry advancement for the Events Industry Council will conduct the SEPC training for Cobo Center employees and other event professionals as part of the Cobo Center Green Committee’s efforts to implement new and innovative green initiatives throughout the facility and community. The committee was established in 2011, and has garnered several community awards for Cobo, including the Keep Michigan Beautiful President’s Plaque in 2016.
Meeting Professionals International (MPI) has developed a new Business Value of Meetings Certificate Course, a live online or in-person training that addresses how to articulate the role that meetings play within organizations. Specifically, the course will teach participants the process for measuring the business value of meetings – from identifying stakeholders and creating goals to setting measurements and reporting out results.