Welcome to The Events Experience brought to you by the event planner’s at Bishop-McCann, an agency devoted to creating JOY through meetings, incentives, and events. On this podcast, we take a deep dive into everything event planning, and our experts will discuss the latest tips and trends for virtual, live, and hybrid events to keep you up to date on the events industry.
Tips from a Virtual Event Expert
Joined by Melissa Patruno, Bishop-McCann’s virtual superstar and executive producer, we discuss virtual events. Tune in to learn everything from platform selection to how to engage attendees. Topics include:
Virtual event platform considerations and challengesVirtual meeting trends and how they’ve shiftedLongevity of virtual eventsAttendee engagement virtuallySubscribe to The Events Experience, and create JOY wherever you go!
Live Corporate Events: Health Protocols You Need to Know
In this episode, we discuss health and safety for live corporate events. Amber Heintz, Bishop-McCann’s Vice President of Program Operations, discusses what you need to know when preparing for in-person meetings. Listen in to learn what health protocols you need to consider as you return to live programs. Topics include:
Health trends due to COVIDPrevention strategies to minimize riskHow to handle an outbreakCommunications for live eventsSubscribe to The Events Experience, and create JOY wherever you go!
Corporate Swag for Virtual, Live, & Hybrid Events
Whether virtual, live, or hybrid, one thing is for sure: your event is not complete without gifting. In this episode, we talk with Rameka Jennings, a Gifting Guru at Eventure, to better understand event gifting and to learn the best corporate swag ideas. Topics include:
Virtual event gifting and ways to take it to the next level Hybrid event gifting and how to bring both audiences together through gifting Live event gifting and unique ideas for those in person Overall gifting trends Subscribe to The Events Experience, and create JOY wherever you go!
How to Master Audience Engagement for Hybrid Events
With the expected increase in hybrid events comes a unique challenge: balancing two different audience types. Not only do you have people in person watching your event unfold, but you also have attendees behind their computer screens that you must cater to as well. In this episode, Devin Carver, the Director of Sales & Marketing at Bishop-McCann, explains how to master audience engagement for hybrid. Topics include:
What both live and virtual audiences expect from your eventWhat is re-entry anxiety and how to alleviate itWhat to consider for a hybrid communications planWhat are ways to bring both audiences togetherSubscribe to The Events Experience, and create JOY wherever you go!