Online learning is the focus of our PD program.  Members and non-members are welcome to join the webinars.

PCOA webinars assist:

  • People already in the conference, meetings and events industry who need to update their skills
  • People changing career or seeking career advancement
  • New practitioners who want to learn more about the conference, meetings and events industry
  • Organisations who want to improve the skills of their staff
  • Directors/Owners of Independent Conference & Event Management Companies
  • Association In-house Conference & Event Managers & Coordinators
  • In-house Government Conference & Event Managers & Coordinators
  • Corporate In-house Conference & Event Managers & Coordinators
  • Employees of Independent Conference & Event Management Companies


How to Increase Engagement with Online Meetings
Date:  Thursday 28 May 2020 Time:   1:30 pm to 2:00 pm AEST

Webinar Overview

We have pivoted, become more agile and had more online meetings than we can poke a stick at. So why does it feel like every online session is stealing a small part of my soul?

It is time to take things up a notch.

Whether you are trying to connect with your association to show them you still care, having an online staff meeting to keep them updated on the happenings of the business or helping a client keep their delegates delighted, you have to learn the art of online engagement.

The key competitors to your online event is Facebook and Email. So how do you out pace, out run and out last their constant attraction?

In this session we will be covering:

  • Why Online Engagement Matters
  • The Key Content You Need to Cover
  • 4 Elements of an Awesome Presentation
  • How to Engage the Audience
  • Unlimited Q & A

If you are ready to take your clients and your own online events to the next level, you need to be on this session. Discover some essential tips for online events and get all of your questions answered.

About the Presenter

Warwick Merry

Warwick Merry is a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) and the Past National President of Professional Speakers Australia – with more than 20 years working as a Speaker and Event Host/MC he knows what it takes to truly engage an audience, no matter what the delivery method.

Warwick also has spent over 10 years working in the IT industry, so he knows how important it is to take advantage of the benefits technology offers while not letting it take advantage of you.

Warwick works with Leaders, Managers and Entrepreneurs to help them better Engage, Energise and Inspire people, regardless of their modality.