Sponsored by Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB
You want to create warm and inviting experiences that embrace all of the differences your participants bring with them—ensuring that every single attendee feels welcome and cherished. But how do you even get started? Discover recent findings from research conducted by Meeting Professionals International in association with the NYU School of Professional Studies Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality and examine best and next practices in ensuring that all attendees at meetings, conferences and exhibitions feel welcome through inclusive event design. And finally, discover information about a new certificate course from MPI and Greater Fort Lauderdale on creating truly welcoming experiences.
Proposed 1 Clock Hour Domain E: Human Resources
In this day and age of high expectations in the business, stress is at an all- time high! People are overwhelmed, overworked, overweight and unhappy. People feel a lack of control when it comes to the work that must get done. What I know for sure is that it is critical for us to take care of ourselves before we can handle anything or anyone else. I am going to share the 5 fundamentals to transforming your health – and provide 5 strategies you can then use to transform your life and transfer all of that into the workplace.
Proposed 1.5 Clock Hours Domain A: Strategic Planning
To keep our Healthcare Meeting Compliance Certificate recipients up to date on healthcare meeting compliance regulations, cross-border compliance, CMS Open Payments changes and updates, the EFPIA Disclosure Code, and other healthcare trends, Meeting Professionals International (MPI) requires all current HMCCs to attend a refresh webinar on the second anniversary of their class date.
Proposed 1 Clock Hour Domain D: Financial Management
The only thing constant in our industry is change. This workshop will arm you with tactical strategies that will help you to negotiate & defend your organization in this evolving market. In this high-level workshop, attendees will review key contract clauses, negotiations tips and strategies on how to get to “Yes” and review variables that help influence a hotels decision to accept your business.
Proposed 1 Clock Hour Domain A: Strategic Planning
This interactive session will provide specific information to increase your understanding of the issues regarding selling, planning, and managing healthcare meetings. We will dispel the mystery around international regulations and codes of ethics, who is a Healthcare Professional (HCPs), the need for transparency with HCP interactions, product lifecycles tied to regulated and non-regulated meeting types, and what planners expect from suppliers when operating healthcare meetings.
Proposed 6 Clock Hours Domain A: Strategic Planning
Session One: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Central Time
Session Two: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Central Time
Meeting professionals must understand the value of the events they deliver in order to ensure that they successfully achieve business goals and objectives, justify costs and other expenditures, design authenticate and deliberate experiences and improve their events over time. Understanding the role that meetings play for their overall organizations is an integral industry skill set that fuels better, more strategic meetings and events and motivates businesses to look at their meeting managers as strategic and essential players on senior leadership teams.
In this online course, learn the process for measuring the business value of meetings from identifying stakeholders and implementing change management systems (if necessary) and creating goals and objectives to setting measurements and reporting out results. Practice delivering on the business value of meetings through case studies and best practices from organizations around the globe.
Proposed 1 Clock Hour Domain G: Meeting or Event Design
This program is designed to help Meeting and Event Professionals provide a safe and supportive climate for all and become better advocates for the trans community. By understanding the needs of this community and being able to advocate and educate others, employees, volunteers, members, and participants can feel safe and welcomed with zero additional costs. Venues, cities, and states are evolving and passing legislation to provide the public with accommodations, and organizations are updating non-discrimination polices to understand gender identity and expression. Now it is your turn.
Developed in partnership with InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG)
Proposed 6 Clock Hours Domain A: Strategic Planning or Domain G: Meeting or Event Design
Basics Boot Camp 1: Meeting Planning Coursing & Strategy is a three-hour program designed for people who are responsible for planning meetings and events but may not have any formal training. Basics Boot Camp Part 1 will give you a strong foundation of core skills needed to plan your next meeting or event. Basics Boot Camp is divided into two parts each 3 hours in length. Attendees of Parts 1 and 2 will receive a certificate.
Basics Boot Camp 2: Meeting Planning Design & Logistics is a three-hour program designed for people who are responsible for planning meetings and events but may not have any formal training. Basics Boot Camp will give you a strong foundation of core skills needed to plan your next meeting or event. Basics Boot Camp is divided into two parts each 3 hours in length. Attendees of Parts 1 and 2 will receive a certificate.
Your first year of membership to Meeting Professionals International is full of opportunities, some of which you may not even be aware of. You may have joined MPI for a very specific reason and we want you to fully understand all the ways to achieve your goal. Our 30 minute webinar will give you an overview of the benefits you now have access to which will make you successful.
Proposed 1 Clock Hour Domain I: Marketing
In this presentation, Ross will discuss an experimentation model that can be applied by organizations hoping to achieve success in marketing and productivity. He will offer insight around how managers can create systems and inspire their teams to run experiments more regularly and how experimentation can breakthrough in your marketing efforts.
Proposed 4 Clock Hours Domain A: Strategic Planning
The Healthcare Meeting Compliance Certificate (HMCC) program provides healthcare meeting compliance stakeholders with the knowledge and experience they need to successfully navigate the increasingly complex pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device regulatory environment. A broad range of healthcare topics including cross-border healthcare compliance, industry trends, global regulations, and compliance, codes, laws and mandates will be covered.
Registrants have the option to purchase the textbook Breaking the Code to Healthcare Compliance, 4th Edition and read prior to the start of the session. Books are available for US $89.95 at http://meetingcompliance.com.