GUIDE: 7 Ways To Respond To Our Times With Meaningful Virtual Events

Your job got harder when your events went virtual. As you learn to navigate the world of online event experiences, you can find ways to resonate more deeply with attendees: give them an opportunity to do some good.



Your virtual events can be engines for good.

As an event planner, your world may have been turned upside down by the need to cancel, postpone, or take your events virtual. At the same time that you’re learning to engage your online event attendees, you may find supply chains are disrupted and branded swag isn’t going to send the right message for our times.

Your virtual events can bring meaningful experiences to your attendees through opportunities to engage with charitable causes.

Key Takeaways

The “Meaningful Virtual Events Guide” covers ideas for how to:

  • Show appreciation for speakers while giving back
  • Incorporate elements of both surprise and generosity into your events
  • Create a celebratory atmosphere even when festive events are canceled
  • Help attendees repurpose registration fees for a cause
  • Take the charity “vote jar” concept virtual
  • Price your event right while keeping an accurate headcount by donating the proceeds
  • Incentivize attendees to engage with your brand by donating when they participate


Length: 4 minute read

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