Connecting Our Community Webinars Schedule + Industry Articles Of Interest

As we continue to navigate through the COVID-19 pandemic together, below is our upcoming Connecting Our Community webinar schedule along with industry articles of interest and additional industry webinars to help you through this difficult time.

To view our previous Connecting Our Community webinars, you can check them out via this link to the Allseated Youtube channel. 

Upcoming Webinars:

Tuesday, April 21 at 12:00 PM EST

Connecting Our Community Looking Forward: How To Start New Bookings:  Join us for this candid session with event industry pros Jennifer Perna, Warren Deitel, Zevin Spears, Daniela Grafman, Adam Leffel, and Ryan O’Neil as we aim to move forward and understand how to start new bookings during the COVID-19 pandemic. Register here.

Tuesday, April 28 at 12:00 PM EST

Connecting Our Community: Join Leading Caterers of America members Carl Sacks, Director of LCA, Meryl Snow of Feastivities Events in Philadelphia, PA, Read Phillips of Beets Hospitality Group in Livermore, CA, Andrea Correale of Elegant Affairs in NYC, and Norm Bennett of 24 Carrots in Orange County, CA as they discuss the current pandemic as it relates to the catering industry. Register here. 

Tuesday, May 5 at 12:00 PM EST

Connecting Our Community: Join Leading Caterers of America members Meryl Snow of Feastivities Events in Philadelphia, PA, Brian Ingalls of Brancato’s in Kansas City, KS, Jeromie Hansen of The Painted Table, Fresno, CA, Guy Haskins of G Catering in Nashville, TN, and Fausto Pifferrer of Blue Elephant in Saco, ME as they discuss the COVID-19 pandemic as it continues to relate to the catering industry. Register here.

Thursday, May 7 at 12:00 PM EST

Join Kristin Banta for a full hour of Q&A! Every spring, we welcome Kristin to a webinar session with us where she loves to answer all of your event planning questions. This session, Kristin will be answering questions on topics related to the planning and design process as well as questions related to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Feel free to email with your questions in advance so that we are sure to cover them during the webinar! Register here.

Tuesday, May 12 at 12:00 PM EST

Connecting Our Community: Expert Event Planner Panel: Join this candid event planner panel with Daniela Grafman of Vision Event Co., Sarah Bondar of The Charles Group, Tara Melvin of Perfect Planning Events, Elizabeth Priya Kumar of Premini Events, and Erica Trombetti Infinite Events as they discuss the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic and what event planners can do to move forward during this time. Register here.

Webinars From Around Industry:

Join ICA for two upcoming webinars!

Monday, April 20 | 2:00 pm ET – ICA Sales Mixer Video Call. Register here.

Wednesday, April 22 | 4:00 pm ET -Steps to Manage Your Mental Health and Well-Being During Crisis. Register here.

View WIPA’s upcoming webinar schedule here.

View the upcoming NACE webinar schedule here.

Event Industry Articles of Interest:

Events After COVID: How Might Businesses Reopen? from Special Events

How To Be Your Own Event Publicist During COVID-19 from Meghan Ely/OFD Consulting

COVID-19 Resources from Catersource

5 Tips For Producing Professional-Looking Video Content at Home from Bizbash




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