PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - 4

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8 A Planned Approach to Event Crisis Communications
It is possible to prepare for the unexpected, especially when it comes
to how you will communicate before, during and after a crisis.
By Bob Mellinger

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9 Leading in a Crisis

Event leaders play a key role in preventing and resolving any emergencies
that may occur.
By Ronda Keys, CMP, CMM, CEM

11 How to Push Emergency Messaging through the App
Your event app is an integral tool that can help you relay urgent
communications to attendees during a crisis.
By Phil Rappoport

Publisher Bryan Metcalfe
Editor Sarah Sain
Project Manager SaraCatherine Goodwin
Advertising Director Sarah Allen

14 Venue Participation is Key to the Emergency Plan
All event venues big or small should have an event plan and protocols in
place that can go into effect as quickly as possible.
By Lawan McFerren

Advertising Sales Debbie McClanahan,
Robyn Mourant, Christian Naja,
Tiffany Rapp, Jamie Williams
Layout & Design Emma Law

15 How to Leverage Your Speakers During a Crisis
Meeting planners have one asset that often goes underutilized in an
emergency situation: speakers.
By Geoff Woliner

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16 MACE! 2018: What to Know Before You Go

A preview of the agenda and speakers for MPI Potomac's Mid-Atlantic
Conference & Expo this February at the Omni Shoreham Hotel.

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7 President's Message
18 Destination Spotlight
19 Welcome, New Members!
20 Members on the Move
22 Index of Advertisers

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018

President’s Message
A Planned Approach to Event Crisis Communications
Leading in a Crisis
How to Push Emergency Messaging through the App
Venue Participation is Key to the Emergency Plan
How to Leverage Your Speakers During a Crisis
MACE! 2018: What to Know Before You Go
Destination Spotlight
Welcome, New Members!
Members on the Move
Index of Advertisers
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - intro
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - cover1
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - cover2
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - 3
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - 4
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - 5
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - 6
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - President’s Message
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - A Planned Approach to Event Crisis Communications
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - Leading in a Crisis
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - 10
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - How to Push Emergency Messaging through the App
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - 12
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - 13
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - Venue Participation is Key to the Emergency Plan
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - How to Leverage Your Speakers During a Crisis
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - MACE! 2018: What to Know Before You Go
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - 17
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - Destination Spotlight
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - Welcome, New Members!
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - Members on the Move
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - 21
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - Index of Advertisers
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - cover3
PMPI Engage - Winter/Spring 2018 - cover4
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