Eventful: The Podcast for Meeting Professionals

Hosted by Northstar Meetings Group, Eventful invites you to listen in on insightful conversations about hot topics in the meetings and events industry. Tune in for interviews and analysis of the editorial coverage in Meetings & Conventions, Successful Meetings, Meeting News and Incentive.

Subscribe now using your favorite service:

Episodes
Is It Time to Rethink the DMC Business Model?
Is It Time to Rethink the DMC Business Model?
A new white paper from ADMEI lays out ways planners can strengthen their relationships with destination management partners.
hybrid-meetings-podcast-schwinger-square
Maximizing Revenue Opportunities With Hybrid Meetings
MeetingPlay's Joe Schwinger discusses how to get the most value from events with both in-person and virtual audiences.
How Going Digital Made VidCon Bigger Than Ever
How Going Digital Made VidCon Bigger Than Ever
The conference for online creators transformed its annual gathering into a year-long online offering.
Nancy-Davis-wellness-square
How Meeting Wellness Has Changed
Global Wellness Institute’s Nancy Davis discusses how the pandemic has transformed the way we think about attendee wellness.
melissa-park-square2
How to Engage Online Attendees
Whether hybrid or fully digital, connecting with remote attendees requires creative thinking.
howe-meetings-wide
Can You Require Attendees Be Vaccinated?
Jonathan Howe discusses the latest legal issues facing meeting planners.
Kevin-iwamoto-square-2021
How the Meetings Industry Can Help Stop Asian Hate
Bizly's Kevin Iwamoto discusses why now is the time for meeting professionals to speak out.
How SXSW Will Deliver High Production Value to Remote Attendees
How SXSW Will Deliver High Production Value to Remote Attendees
Brightcove’s David Bornstein discusses how they’re helping to transform the cultural event into must-watch TV.
liz-warwick-square
How Can You Ensure Attendees Follow Covid-Safety Guidelines?
Meetings consultant Liz Warwick discusses the EIC’s Code of Conduct and how attendees play a part in creating a safe event.
terrell-jones-square
Will Attendees Need a Covid Passport?
Travelocity founder Terrell Jones says digital health apps can restore confidence in flying and meeting.
mark-herrera-square
Event-Security Lessons from the Capitol Riot
IAVM's Mark Herrera discusses how risk assessment is evolving.
How Destination DC Is Navigating a Tumultuous Time
How Destination DC Is Navigating a Tumultuous Time
Elliott Ferguson discusses the Capitol riot, inauguration and the future of event security.
Why IMEX Decided to Cancel its 2021 Frankfurt Event
Why IMEX Decided to Cancel its 2021 Frankfurt Event
CEO Carina Bauer discusses what the cancellation means — and does not mean — for the meetings industry more broadly.
Eurofins-ita-group-podcast-square
What Should You Do If a Meeting Attendee Tests Positive for Covid-19?
Eurofins' Sean Murray says early detection and transparent communication are essential.
samantha-evans-accessibility-wide
How to Create Accessible Digital Events, Part 2
Samantha Evans of the International Association of Accessibility Professionals, provides specific ways every meeting planner can ensure their virtual or hybrid event is welcoming to all.
jason-dunn-wide
What's Next for Meetings and Diversity?
Jason Dunn reflects on an eventful year and how far the industry has yet to go.
hybrid-event-accessibility-square
How to Create Accessible Digital Events
Holding meetings virtually can open up opportunities for those with disabilities.
bruce-mcindoe-square
Promoting Safe Travel in a Covid-19 World
Risk management expert Bruce McIndoe on when group travel will safely return.