Annual Conventions & General Convention Planning

Diocesan Communicators Monthly Collaboration May 2017 Meeting

Video:
Video & Chat of our conference call (missing the first 15 minutes of the call...oops! Sorry!)

Annual Conventions

Apps being used:
Guidebook, Crowd Compass, EventsXD

Registration:
EventBrite is the favorite among the group.
Registration details used by Meredith Kadet Sanderson, The Episcopal Diocese of Central New York

Workshops:
Communications workshops at annual convention? Please send to Mike@EpiscopalColorado.org and he will post here.

Voting:
TallySpace used by Diocese of San Diego... "It was a disaster"
SimplyVoting.com used by Diocese of Southern Ohio. Allows for voting by orders.

Livestreaming:
Idea to pay a support person to oversee livestreaming. $500 for 2 days

Other:
"Genius Bar" for IT support at Annual Convention

General Convention

Lots of great insights; best to watch the video of our conversation to dive into the details.

Discussed:

  • duties of a communications person
  • things learned from last GC
  • Facebook group for posting videos and photos and blog articles
  • better sightlines for photography
  • collaborate with The Episcopal Church Center for photography