Five Ways to Get the Most Value out of Realize LIVE, the Virtual Edition

As the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to cause disruptions around the globe, Realize LIVE Europe 2020 is moving from Berlin to well, the comfort of your own device. While the novel coronavirus makes it unsafe for us to gather face-to-face, we know that you don’t want to hit pause on your professional growth or your organization’s innovation. In fact, the current state of the world makes digital transformation even more of an imperative than ever before.

We hope the five tips below will help you achieve your knowledge and networking objectives, so you may gain the greatest possible value from your virtual experience at Realize LIVE.

Bring the whole team. When a face-to-face event requires multi-day travel, there are understandable limits on the number of delegates each company can send. When that event moves online, the barrier to entry is much lower. That’s even more true, now that Realize LIVE is a complimentary virtual event.

Invite your colleagues to join you at this virtual experience, so you can advance your shared business goals together and more of your organization can be well-positioned to meet the challenges of tomorrow, today. The result will be a workforce that is more effective, efficient, and innovative. Engage. Realize LIVE Europe will be a virtual experience — not a webinar. That important distinction means this is a participatory experience. Re-imagining how Realize LIVE Europe can you bring you closer to your peers from across the globe. This digital experience will allow you to pose thoughtful questions in the Q&As, participate in the moderated live chats, bring candor and curiosity to each session and, above all, a commitment to fully partake in Realize LIVE Europe.

2020. But why wait until Nov 3rd, you can start those conversations today, continue your learning or brush up on your knowledge, on the online Siemens community portal, simply click on this link.

Don’t forget, you can engage on Twitter and LinkedIn, too. After all, a key component of Realize LIVE is the spirit of our global community it engenders.

Step 1. Keep the hashtag #RealizeLIVE handy

Step 2. Join the conversation online.

Step 3. Introduce yourself.

Step 4. Ask questions.

Step 5. Share your experience.

Realize LIVE, will enable the online back-and-forth conversations, which fuel real, global relationships.

Network virtually. Speaking of real-world relationships, a 2019 Realize LIVE attendee said,

“The best is interacting with different people, learning how they’ve solved problems. It’s people down in the trenches that are actually working on the products that are discovering and solving issues.”

Like our physical event, this virtual experience will enhance your opportunity for connection and collaboration. By participating in a networking experience, specifically designed for the virtual setting, you’ll be able to connect meaningfully with people who can inspire and advise.

Pace yourself. The cadence of a well-designed face-to-face event ensures your eyes don’t glaze over when critical content is being delivered.

Create a similar cadence at your desk, alternating between keynote and breakout sessions of varying lengths (Spoiler alert: you’ve got 180+ sessions coming your way across 11 tracks), moments of fun, and of course, those networking chats. The key to this virtual event is to map your own, tailored digital journey through this two-day schedule, finding innovative takeaways that will work best for you and your business goals. 

Chart the future. In the new normal that COVID-19 has created, human-centered innovation has become vital to businesses’ success across many industries. Looking ahead, it’s safe to assume this kind of rapid innovation focused on the greater good is here to stay.

The knowledge and insights you gather at Realize LIVE Europe will not only help you understand what to expect in the wake of this crisis, it will also help you prepare for it — with the kind of expertise, agility, and humanity you’ll need to be successful. Your key-takeaways will ready you for the place where today meets tomorrow.  

Haven’t registered for Realize LIVE Europe yet? Get your complimentary pass today.

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