5 Must-Watch Event Webinars to Sharpen Your Planning Skills

As a meeting and event planner, staying ahead of industry trends and delivering cutting-edge events for your clients is crucial to staying competitive. One of the best ways to stay on top of the game...

As a meeting and event planner, staying ahead of industry trends and delivering cutting-edge events for your clients is crucial to staying competitive. One of the best ways to stay on top of the game is by tuning into webinars specifically tailored for event planners. These webinars provide valuable insights and industry intel that every planner needs to know.

In this article, we will explore five excellent event planning webinars that are worth your time. These webinars offer a wealth of knowledge and new ideas to enhance your planning skills. So, let's dive in!

1. The Ultimate Meeting Design Playbook: How to Create Experiences That Stick

Hosted by: Trevor Lynn, CMO at Social Tables; Zuzana Bozikova, Head of Education & Creative at Slido; and David Epstein, Demand Generation Director at Bizzabo.

This webinar delves into the concept of redefining "meetings" as "experiences" and how traditional meetings often fall short of attendees' shifting expectations. Trevor, Zuzana, and David share valuable insights on planning and designing experiences that will take your events to the next level.

2. Event Website Design 101

Hosted by: George Bartz, Marketing UX Lead at Cvent

Creating a great event website requires more than just great technology. It also demands creativity and empathy. In this webinar, George Bartz will guide you through essential web design principles and help you understand your audience's needs. You'll learn about the best tools and practices for creating amazing event websites.

3. 17 Tips for Smarter Planning with Social Tables

Hosted by: Trevor Lynn, CMO at Social Tables

This deep-dive webinar is all about saving you time and making your event planning process more efficient. Trevor shares genius tips and tricks for speeding up every step of the planning process, from creating floor plans faster to developing an impressive VIP program.

4. Mystery Solved: Inside the Minds of Event Attendees

Hosted by: Jonathan Wibberley, EVP and Head of West Coast at Edelman; John Hunter, Manager of Content Marketing at Cvent; and Kayla Sommers, Meetings and Events Professional

If your post-event surveys go mostly unanswered, this is the webinar for you. Jonathan, John, and Kayla share insights from a survey of 3,000 people who attend multiple professional conferences a year. Gain a deep understanding of what attendees love and hate about the events they attend, and discover what keeps them coming back year after year.

5. The Power of Personalization

Hosted by: Madison Layman, Senior Associate at Cvent

Every event attendee has a unique experience, so why not capitalize on that and create a customized experience for everyone? In this webinar, Madison explores the concept of personalization in the event industry. Learn how to gather the necessary data and bring personalization to life at your events.

Now that you're aware of these must-watch event webinars, get ready to expand your knowledge and sharpen your planning skills. Share your favorites with us on Twitter and Facebook, and let us know what topics you'd like us to cover in the future. Stay tuned for more exciting event management content!

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