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Welcome back to your place for PM22 updates. Can you believe we're less than TWO WEEKS away from the big event? On the agenda today:
- Sponsored Tracks at PM22
- Last call for Pre-Con signups
- New speakers and sessions
- Your PM22 action items
Let's check out this week.
PM EVENT NEWS
Sponsored Tracks at PM22
For the first time ever, Podcast Movement partners will be taking over stages for a day! Check out these tracks making their debuts at PM22.
Last Call for Pre-Con Workshop Signups
This is your final reminder to register! Why sign up? Workshops are a chance to learn in a smaller setting, connect one-on-one with industry leaders, and get an early start on the fun.
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.
PM22 Sessions and Speakers
It's that time again! We've got another round of speakers and sessions taking the stage in two weeks.
The New News
New news programs, aimed at younger audiences, are coming to podcasts. What does ‘news’ mean to this audience? How does this audience consume news and how does that translate to the audio medium? And what does podcasting bring to news?
Joining this session is Kelli Hurley of SXM Media, V Spehar of The V Interesting Podcast & TikTok's “Under the Desk News,” and Alycia Pascual-Pena of Dare We Say
Check out this session on the Creation Track in Dallas A on August 24 at 1:30 pm.
Stay tuned next week for more, and check out our growing list of announced speakers!
Join Us for PM 2022 This Summer!
Prices for PM22 increase TONIGHT!
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 by midnight 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!
New PM22 Hotel Added! Book Now!
Podcast Movement has added an additional hotel with special discounted rates, but the number of rooms available is limited.
The new hotel is connected via (air conditioned) skybridge to the Sheraton, so you'll be a part of the action in no time!
Don't miss out on your chance to stay close to where all the action is at PM22!
Your PM22 Action Items
Pre-register for childcare
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 closes at 11:59pm ET tonight.
Podcast Pavilion Sign-Ups
The Podcast Pavilion is back! For the second year, the team at HubSpot Podcast Network are bringing popup podcast studios for on-location recording. There are only 14 spots left, so make sure to reserve your spot ASAP!
Not able to join us in person? Don't worry, we've got you covered! Virtual registration is now available.
A virtual ticket gives you livestream access to all keynotes and streams from four of our track stages. You will also get on-demand recordings of all 100+ sessions after the event.
30-Second Podcast Challenge
A panel of broadcasting and podcasting professionals will critique the first 30 seconds of up-and-coming podcasts to give them feedback in real time. Want to see your podcast on the chopping block? Submit your show here.
Thanks again for joining us! We hope to see your face in-person (or virtually) in a couple weeks. Don't forget, ticket prices increase tonight at midnight, so snatch your pass(es) before then for the best deal.
Until next time,
The Podcast Movement Team