Like social media, podcasts are a growing way to share news, tips, and tricks in the event and meeting industry. Think of podcasts as the new talk radio via free, pre-recorded audio clips that you can listen to anytime.
You can listen to podcasts during your work commute, on lunch break, or at the gym. Whichever way you choose to listen to them, podcasts can help you learn more about meeting and event industry, which is a top priority for planners in 2019.
To help you grow your industry knowledge, we compiled a list of the top event and meeting podcasts. To find these podcasts, simply search for them via your favorite podcast app (like Stitcher, Spotify, SoundCloud, or Overcast). For iPhone users, the Podcast app is preinstalled to your phone.
Top 11 Podcasts for Meeting and Event Professionals
The Meetings Podcast with Mike McAllen is the most popular and longest running event and meeting planning podcast. You will learn the happenings of the event and meeting industry from interviews and other sources.
Learn how to navigate the social media jungle and learn new tactics with Michael Stelzner. Through success stories and interviews, you will learn how businesses achieve social media marketing success and gain actionable tips to apply to your own business.
Learn from experts and vendors on event industry best practices in the Event Planners Club Podcast.
The Meeting Minds is a meeting planner and event professional specific podcast hosted by event expert, Charles Eide. In this podcast, you will learn everything about the world of meetings and events from A/V, audience experience, and other logistics.
Learn about the people and places of the meetings industry. In the Meetings Today podcast, you’ll be kept up-to-date on the latest news, interviews, and profiles of top people in the industry.
Sit down with the biggest names in the event industry and listen to what they have to say about events. You will learn from #EventIcons about event planning, production, and meeting planning. You can subscribe to their video podcast and ask questions to the guest in real-time.
This podcast features chats about the joys, challenges and mishaps when people meet face-to-face for work at off-site meetings.
Listening to the Event Industry News Podcast, you’ll learn from a range of industry guests on the must-know news in the event industry, specifically, event management.
Presented by Toby Goodman and James Eager, the PlannersPod, is a podcast series focused on event industry interviews. You will learn first-hand from top event professionals on the industry’s trade secrets
Tune in to corporate planner Tom Crow’s podcast to learn about the science of planning a successful event. You’ll gain planning tips, inspiration and insights from Crow’s case studies.
Interested in the latest innovative event tech? Then the Event Tech Podcast is for you! Hosted by Brandt Krueger, in this podcast you'll be guided through the industry's newest event technology and learn how to implement it into your meetings and events.
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