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Event Garde’s clients are on the move. Meet up with Aaron and the team at one or more of these upcoming events.

Virtual Facilitated Staff Retreat



Organization: Michigan Association of School Boards


Aaron and Lindsay will be facilitating an internal virtual facilitated staff retreat for the Michigan Association of School Boards.

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Facilit8me Community of Practice


Online, 1-2 PM ET - Register here!

Join us for our open community of practice dialogue! Bring your current facilitation challenges for supportive feedback and solutions.

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Facilit8me Community of Practice: Evoking Creativity in Groups


​Online, 10-1130 AM ET. Registration Fee is $69.00.

Facilitators are often asked to assist groups with solving their most challenging and unique problems. Finding the path forward often requires groups to think differently and creatively. Facilitators can deploy a variety of techniques to tap into a group’s creative thinking.

Key takeaways from this session will include:

  • Tactics for breaking groups out of a rut
  • Examples of brainstorming exercises
  • How to create an engaging environment
  • Examples of methods that can be utilized to tap in creative solutions

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OESA Internal Facilitation


Southfield, MI

Organization: Original Equipment Suppliers Association


Aaron and Lindsay will be facilitating an internal Focused Conversation Methods course.

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Together Again Expo


​Orlando, FL

Organization: Alliance Nationwide Exposition


Organization: Orange County Convention Center


Live event industry leaders, innovators, and professionals will join in community to showcase new strategies and tools to navigate how live events can be hosted safely and responsibly. Aaron will be onsite interviewing various companies about their products and safety protocols.

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ASAE Virtual Annual Meeting & Exposition



Organization: ASAE


The association community has made significant contributions and a profound impact on society over the past 100 years. Join us for this year’s virtual event as we focus on a future that requires us to innovate and exceed expectations. Through the numerous timely educational offerings and endless networking opportunities, together we will create, learn, and connect to forward our missions and commit to continue making a mark in the world around us. Aaron will be co-presenting with Scott Oser the session Optimize Association Assets to Grow Engagement & Revenue

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2020 New Ideas Annual Conference


​Ft. Worth, TX

Organization: TSAE


New Ideas brings together 600 association professionals and suppliers from all aspects of association management. Join us in Fort Worth to share your knowledge with your peers at unique and entertaining social gatherings, discover new ways to tackle your biggest challenges through expert-led education, and engage with people who share your same role at their association. Aaron will be co-presenting with Scott Oser the session New Ways to Utilize Current Association Assets to Grow Engagement & Revenue to Maximize Your Return

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AORE Virtual Conference

10/26/20 - 10/30/20


Organization: Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education


Provides professionals, students and organizations who advance the field of outdoor recreation and education the opportunity to learn, network and improve performance.

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Association Component Exchange (CEX)


Washington, DC

The Association Component Exchange (CEX) is the only conference designed exclusively for component relations professionals (CRPs). CEX is a one day forum for association professionals who manage, nurture, and work with chapters to share successes, struggles, strategies, and innovations with your peers! Attending CEX will earn you up to eight CAE credits! Aaron will be speaking at this event.

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