Announcing the PM22 Pre-Conference Workshops, and Childcare!

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Welcome back!

Got plans for August? Of course you do. PM22 kicks off in just over a month, and this week we have important updates.

Read on for details about pre-conference workshops, on-site childcare, and more. If you haven't yet registered, now's the time: Ticket prices will increase next week.

Let's take a look.


Pre-Conference Workshop Registration and Signups

These sessions require pre-registration to save your spot.


Sounds Profitable Business Leaders Summit – presented by Sounds Profitable

  • Tuesday, August 23 at 9:00 am

With a core mission of setting the course for the future of audio business, Sounds Profitable will cover their Quarterly Research Report, The Metrics of Success, Video & Podcasting, and Podcast Programmatic 101.

*The free Summit is reserved for attendees whose organizations sponsor Sounds Profitable. Learn more here.

Podcast Services Mastermind Workshop – presented by Steve Stewart and Mark Deal

  • Tuesday, August 23 at 9:00 am

Join Steve Stewart and Mark Deal for this facilitator-led workshop designed to build and grow your service-based business. Steve and Mark will cover your value proposition, online presence, work efficiencies, and more. Learn more and register seat here.

*Financial assistance to attend this workshop may be available to registered PM22 attendees. Learn more here.

Faith & Podcasting Workshop – presented by Compassion International

  • Tuesday, August 23 at 10:00 am

Are you looking to use your podcasting influence to make lasting change in our world? Join Jennie Allen, two-time NYT bestselling author, founder of IF:Gathering and host of Made for This podcast, and Casey Helmick of Converge Network as they talk about how a podcast can make a global difference. Save your spot.

Podcast Guest & Host Speed Networking – presented by Swell

  • Tuesday, August 23 – 10:00 am (Session 1) and 1:00 pm (Session 2)

Join Swell for the ultimate speed networking experience as they connect amazing podcast hosts with exciting guests. This event is free for all PM22 attendees, however, participation is limited. Reserve your spot here.

How to Mix Podcasts in Dolby Atmos – presented by Dolby

  • Tuesday, August 23 – 12:00 pm (Session 1) and 3:00 pm (Session 2)

Want to learn more about mixing your podcast? Join Dolby's Tom McAndrew as he breaks down Dolby Atmos tools and techniques so that you can elevate your storytelling. Choose a session time and register here.

These sessions do not require pre-registration and are free to all PM22 attendees.


New Podcast Movement Attendee Orientation – presented by Captivate

The morning before PM22 officially kicks off, learn how to make the most of your week from PM veterans. This event is first come first serve, so show up early. Both sessions have the same content, so please only sign up for one.

New Podcaster Primer – presented by Captivate

  • Tuesday, August 23 at 1:00 pm

The afternoon before kickoff, lean from podcasting experts who can help you talk the talk and walk the walk. Pro tip: There's no better way to get comfortable than to meet a few hundred podcasters a day early!

Childcare at PM22

Podcast Movement is proud to provide safe, welcoming child care services during the event. This year, we're partnering with Small But Mighty Media and Tinkercast to support attendees with little ones.

A Helping Hand will provide childcare for the duration of the event: August 23 through August 26.

Space is extremely limited and payment is required in advance. Pre-registration will close at 11:59pm ET on August 9.

PM22 Sessions and Speakers

Another week, another spectacular list of sessions and speakers you'll see onstage.


Podcast Leadership From Every Angle

This annual panel has become one of the anticipated Podcast Movement sessions. Steve Goldstein of Amplifi Media sits down with podcasting leaders to discuss the state of the industry and where it's headed.

This year's panelists are Martina Castro of Adonde Media; Jessica Cordova Kramer of Lemonada Media; Larry Rosin of Edison Research; and Dan Misener, most recently of Pacific Content.

Catch this session on the Industry Track in Dallas D on August 24 at 10:45 am


Podcasters Go Virtual: How Creators are Making Money by Offering Immersive Experiences presented by Bart Coleman and Mike Muney of Moment House, and Nathan Otoski of iHeartPodcasts

Level Up Your Remote Recordings presented by Christophe Zajac-Denek of I'm Kind Of A Big Deal

Monetize and Market Your Podcast with a Great Book presented by Julie Broad of Book Launchers

AI and Podcast Advertising: How to Reach a 3 Trillion Dollar Market presented by Theresa Gonzales of and Noelle Silver of IBM and AI Leadership Institute

Pivot to Video: Podcast Vets Share Expert Tips presented by John Wordock, Aaron X, Joe Saul-Sehy, and Mandi Woodruff of Cumulus Podcast Network and Chris Colbert of DCP Entertainment

Cinematic Audio: Pushing Boundaries in Scripted Fiction presented by Emmanuelle Stahler of Picturestart; Adam Pincus of Best Case Studios; Naomi Shah of Meet Cute; Melissa Flores of KaChoppa Productions; and Zackary Grady of Thackarybinx

Maximize Brand Impact by Understanding Your Audience: How to Advertise Effectively in Podcasting presented by Arica McKinnon of Nielsen

Podcasting and Its Effect on the Rising Generation of Creators in Mexico presented by Memo Núñez of

How to Manage Your Business Between Walled Gardens presented by Rockie Thomas of SoundStack


Stay tuned next week for round seven, and check out our growing list of announced speakers!

Join Us for PM 2022 This Summer!

Prices for PM22 increase NEXT WEEK!

If you're not yet signed up to join over 3,000 podcasters and professionals from around the world this summer, what are you waiting for? Register soon for the best deal!

Podcast Movement 2022 features hundreds of educational sessions spread across carefully curated tracks, amazing expo halls to discover the latest podcasting tools and technologies, and of course the best networking events and parties in podcasting!

Book your PM22 Hotel Now!

Podcast Movement has negotiated a special discounted rate at our host hotel (which is also where the event takes place), but the number of rooms available is limited.

Each year our rooms sell out, and attendees have to book off-site. Don't miss out on your chance to stay where all the action is at PM22!


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Time for a fond farewell, but it won't be long until the party starts! Be sure to grab those PM22 passes before midnight tonight for the best deal.

See you soon,
The Podcast Movement Team

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