Inclusive XP: Designing Incredibly Welcoming Experiences

Date: March 26, 2019

Time: 11:00AM - 12:00PM

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Sponsored by Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB

Proposed 1 Clock Hour Domain G:  Meeting or Event Design

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.

Learner outcomes:

  • Learn why it is important for all attendees to feel welcome and wanted at your meetings and exhibitions.
  • Discover ways you can change the way you design experiences to be more inclusive.
  • Share your own best practices and learn how your peers are creating inclusive experiences.

Speaker(s):

  • Jessie States, CMM, Head of Meeting Innovation, Meeting Professionals International