Events & Workshops

PMCC offers a series of intensive workshops for a variety of skill levels that will help you and your content teams to deliver the very best public service to audiences. PMCC also provides virtual learning opportunities and convenings that make it easy and cost-effective for you to get the training you need.

Upcoming Events

Audience Development Summit

PMCC and our colleagues at Greater Public team up every year for the Audience Development Summit, a unique virtual convening  intended to help public media organizations to engage with and serve new audiences. We bring together public media senior leadership in content, development and marketing to address the urgent need for audience development in our industry. Our 2024 summit took place February 6 and 7, watch this space for announcements about our upcoming events!  

Digital Content Workshop

The Digital Content Workshop will help you reorient your station to become a multiplatform content generator that serves significant audiences on digital platforms. Our next workshop takes place virtually April 15 through April 19, 2024 with daily sessions from 2:00 pm ET/11:00 am PT to 4:30 pm ET/1:30 PT. Experienced trainers Tamar Charney and Briana O’Higgins lead you through the curriculum and follow up afterwards to help you implement everything your team has learned. Registration is $3,000 for PMCC member organizations and $3,500 for non-members and you can send up to FIVE people from your content, marketing and digital teams.

Go back and watch educational webinars you may have missed on a variety of topics, from audience research presentations to training sessions on how to coach talent. Find our webinar archive below.

Upcoming Events

Spring Training

PMCC’s Spring Training program is designed to help you get the very best performance from your broadcast channels. This webinar series takes place in the spring and all sessions are recorded for later viewing. Whether you’re an on-air host, program or operations director, or just hungry to learn about broadcast execution best practices, Spring Training will give you the tools you need to maximize your radio potential.

Content and programming professionals from across the country get together regularly to spend time with their peers and talk about their shared challenges and solutions. Virtual cohort meetups for News/Talk and Classical programmers are scheduled monthly with other groups meeting less frequently. Don’t work alone, find a cohort group to build up your professional network.