2014 GMC PCMA June Program

Rosemont, Illinois
Monday, June 16, 2014
2014 GMC PCMA June Program
Monday, June 16, 2014 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (Central Time)

Hyatt Regency O'Hare
9300 Bryn Mawr Avenue
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
United States

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2014 GMC PCMA June Education Program
Monday, June 16, 2014
Hyatt Regency O'Hare

 12:30 - 1:30pm   Committee Meetings 
 1:00 - 2:00pm  Registration & Networking
 2:00 - 4:00pm  Interactive Educational Presentation


Jeff Hurt, Velvet Chainsaw

Master Mind Conference Hacker: Revolutionizing Your Conference

The traditional conference is in dire need of creativity, innovation and reinvention! It has been stuck in an ancient, out-dated rut for too long. What happens inside of conferences is going to change. It has to in order to be successful. And, especially now that the Web connects us to information and people the way that it does. We need to rethink our conference experience. We need to create some conference hacks. In other words, anything that helps our attendees create attitude, behavior and skill change in unique ways. Discover some compelling conversations around six big disruptive conference changes and their hacks:

1. The Role Of The Customer
2. The Attendees’ Experience
3. The Function Of Content
4. The Job Of The Speaker
5. The Process Of Education
6. The Task Of Technology

After attending this session, the participant will be able to:

1. Identify and assess six big conference disruptors.
2. Discuss the effective function of content in association education programming.
3. Explore the evolving role of a speaker in 21st century education.

Registration Fees

 Member Planner/Faculty   $45
 Member Supplier   $65
 Non-Member Planner/Faculty   $55
 Non-Member Supplier  $75
 Student  $10

Additional Information 

Complimentary daily self-parking is available. 

Our Sponsors
Come early, network with your peers and visit with our sponsors 
to learn what they can do for you! 

Contact Information

  • Greater Midwest Chapter PCMA
    225 W. Wacker Drive, Suite 650
    Chicago, IL 60606
    P:  312/265-3925
    E:  info@gmcpcma.org