September Monthly Meeting: Crisis Communication for Events


September 18, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Convene DC 7th St
575 7th St NW
Washington, DC 22024

Topc: Crisis Communication for Events

Guest Speaker: Alex Plaxen
This program has been submitted to the Events Industry Council for CMP Preferred Provider review.


5:30 PM Registration
6:00 PM  Chapter Meeting Begins – Announcements from Board
6:10 PM  Program Begins
7:00 PM   Networking Reception Begins
8:00 PM     Reception Ends


about the speaker

Alex Plaxen is President and Founder of Little Bird Told Media, a consulting firm for strategic digital communication and engagement for events. He graduated with a Master’s in Tourism Administration with a focus on event and meeting management from George Washington University. Alex is actively involved in leadership roles in the meetings and events industry, currently as a Meetings Mean Business ambassador.

In addition to his industry work, Alex has been honored locally and internationally as an emerging leader in the events industry, recognized as one of Meetings & Conventions magazine’s Rising Stars of 2019, the recipient of Meeting Professionals International’s RISE Award for Young Professional Achievement in 2018, named to the inaugural BizBash Top 500 People in Events in 2018, Meetings Today magazine’s 2018 Meetings Trendsetters, Connect Association 40 under 40 in 2017 and Professional Convention Management Association 20 in their Twenties Class of 2016. 

Know before you go information

6:00 PM

575 7TH ST NW, DC


Convene is located near Capital One Arena and can be accessed from the Metro's Gallery Place/Chinatown stop on the Red, Yellow and Green lines. Parking garages are also available at 450 8th St NW, 701 8th St NW, 600 E St NW and on F St between 6th and 7th St. Please note that the Caps have a home game and parking will be more expensive the closer you are to the arena.
 Lyft Code: SGMPEVENTAT575 for a $15 credit, the address must be Convene, 575 7th Street Northwest, Washington for the code to work.

Try to enter the Convene building on the 7th St side of the building and ask for Convene at the security desk. All security desks will have our information but the 7th St entrance is closest to our meeting location.


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