CX Live! Ep17:   The Impact of Briefing Programs in 2020 w/ Elizabeth Simpson

Podcast Length: 47 Minutes

In this episode, we are joined by the President of the Association of Briefing Program Managers, Elizabeth Simpson, as we reflect on challenges and transformations that 2020 brought upon us as an industry, acknowledge lessons learned along the way, and continue delivering impactful briefings through the New Year.

Episode highlights:

  • A quick recap of 2020

  • How members and supplier members aggregated with best practices and encouraged the use of new technologies

  • The value of the community and a heartfelt appreciation for coming together

  • Examples and resources from teams at Cisco, EBP Consulting, Mandel Communications, NetApp, Palo Alto Networks, Benett Communications, Schneider Electric etc. 

  • Getting sales and account teams to buy in

  • Keeping facilitation as a part of the program

  • Using Virtual Briefing Platform and Virtual Briefing Center tools

  • The emergence of the 'Producer’ role

  • Personalization is still key!

  • Addressing the new ‘phygital’ world

  • Plans for 2021 include > how to address hybrid experiences

*ABPM is continuing to grow their resource library - so be sure to leverage membership resources.

Podcast Transcript

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[00:00:00] Hello and welcome to the CX app. Live an interview style podcast, addressing topics, trends, and tips for creating real time digital experiences in a customer first customer last world. This show for briefing and meeting professionals brings you authentic and unfiltered conversations with industry experts who know how to elevate customer experience across people, teams and programs.

[00:00:33] Let's listen in.

[00:00:38] Welcome everyone to our CX app live podcast series dedicated to today's briefing professionals. I'm Darby, Mason Warner, senior director of client and partner strategy with the CXF and in production company. I'm excited to be interviewing thought leaders across their industry who can share their experiences and ideas to help all of us improve our programs today.

[00:00:00] Hello and welcome to the CX app. Live an interview style podcast, addressing topics, trends, and tips for creating real time digital experiences in a customer first customer last world. This show for briefing and meeting professionals brings you authentic and unfiltered conversations with industry experts who know how to elevate customer experience across people, teams and programs.

[00:00:33] Let's listen in.

[00:00:38] Welcome everyone to our CX app live podcast series dedicated to today's briefing professionals. I'm Darby, Mason Warner, senior director of client and partner strategy with the CXF and in production company. I'm excited to be interviewing thought leaders across their industry who can share their experiences and ideas to help all of us improve our programs today.

[00:00:00] Hello and welcome to the CX app. Live an interview style podcast, addressing topics, trends, and tips for creating real time digital experiences in a customer first customer last world. This show for briefing and meeting professionals brings you authentic and unfiltered conversations with industry experts who know how to elevate customer experience across people, teams and programs.

[00:00:33] Let's listen in.

[00:00:38] Welcome everyone to our CX app live podcast series dedicated to today's briefing professionals. I'm Darby, Mason Warner, senior director of client and partner strategy with the CXF and in production company. I'm excited to be interviewing thought leaders across their industry who can share their experiences and ideas to help all of us improve our programs today.

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