Author: Victoria Fanning

Sr. Manager of Online Education at Medical Group Management Association

Victoria Fanning, CMP, is the Sr. Manager of Online Education at the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA). Previously, she held the position of Director of Online Conferences at EDUCAUSE, a technology association, and was a face-to-face meeting planner for more than a decade.

She supports MGMA’s efforts to build integrated and dynamic online learning experiences for its members. She oversees and helps coordinate hybrid conferences, standalone online events and numerous webinars. She’s created online conference centers, virtual exhibit halls and online sponsor spaces. Her penchant for consistently improving webinars to create a best-of-class experience, as well as piloting new ways to integrate online and face-to-face conference elements, has kept her at the forefront of the industry.


The Afterlife Potential of Virtual Events

One of the great things about a virtual event location is that the ideas, insights and innovations sparked by the event do not disappear when the doors close. Given the fast pace of presentations, discussions and social media streams where interesting, rich and diverse ideas quickly fly by, capturing and then repurposing content offers you […]


Should you take your event online?

Online events, specifically hybrid conferences, are enormously powerful. Held synchronously with face-to-face meetings, they can help you broaden your reach by offering content to a new group of people. They also involve technology tools being introduced and refined at wildly fast speeds. There is little consistency across organizations when it comes to structure, pricing and […]