Upcoming Monthly Lunches

    • Tuesday, July 20, 2021
    • 11:15 AM - 1:00 PM (CDT)
    • In Person location to be determined

    Tuesday, July 20, 2021
    11:30 AM - 1:15 PM

    Join SLSAE for lunch and a program as we resume In-Person events!!

    Is your Organization ready for the new hybrid conference model of our future? Our world is forever changed and offering virtual participation along with in-person will be necessary moving forward.

    Discover in this interactive program what you need to do to set your organization up for long term success.

    Learner Outcomes:

    1. Discover tips to engaging live, virtual and on-demand audiences at the same time.
    2. Understand how to determine content value that promotes connection and community.
    3. Explore virtual experience quality filters that will best position your event for participation, value and revenue.

    Our Speaker:


    Sarah Michel
    Experience Architect
    Velvet Chainsaw Consulting 

    Sarah is an Experience Architect who has been working in the meetings industry for over 20 years to create dynamic audience experiences. Her vast knowledge of next-generation learning and facilitation skills help design dynamic meetings that guarantee more participation, opportunities for networking and peer-to-peer interactions to assure a return on attendance.

    Sarah is Vice President of Professional Connexity for Velvet Chainsaw Consulting helping organizations deliver on the networking promise at face to face meetings. She is a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) awarded by the National Speakers Association and a nationally recognized expert on networking and the creator of the NetWORTHing® process.

    Sarah has keynoted and facilitated for audiences and organizations around the world on how to be a more effective connector and the author of Perfecting Connecting©, A Guide to Mastering Networking in the Workplace and coauthor of the e-book, Conference Connexity.

    She lives with her family in Fort Collins, CO.



    11:30 - 12:00 - Zoom Line Open for Networking, Idea Exchange
    12:00 - 12:05 - Welcome and Announcements
    12:05 - 12:55 - Presentation
    12:55 - 1:00 - Program Conclusion 

    CAE Credit:  1.0 Hours

    Contribute to SLSAE June Charity Connection

    Each Month, SLSAE will make a donation to a local charity.  You can contribute, by clicking the donation button during registration. 

    The June Charity connection is:

    • Tuesday, September 21, 2021
    • 11:15 AM - 1:00 PM (CDT)
    • TBD

    Join SLSAE For lunch and learning on Tuesday, September 21st.  

    CAE Ethics Credit:  1.0 Hours

    Our Speaker:

Past events

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 Webinar - Cybersecurity to Protect Your Association and Your Members
Tuesday, May 18, 2021 SLSAE: Employee Services & Benefits: Changes & Lessons Learned
Wednesday, May 12, 2021 Meetings & Conferences - Special Interest Group (SIG)
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 Digital Marketing Excellence: ZOOM Meeting Details
Tuesday, March 16, 2021 Webinar - HR Trends 2021 and Beyond
Wednesday, February 24, 2021 Meetings & Conferences - Special Interest Group (SIG)
Tuesday, February 16, 2021 Webinar - Unshakable: The Chaos Pilot
Tuesday, January 19, 2021 Webinar - What the 2020 Elections Mean for Non-Profit Associations
Tuesday, December 15, 2020 Webinar - An Update on St. Louis with Explore St. Louis!
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 Webinar - Busting Burnout in the Midst of Holidays, Elections and the Pandemic
Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Webinar - Volunteer Recruitment & Retention
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 Webinar - Cannabis in the Workplace: A Legal & HR Response
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 Webinar - The Data Drive: Understand How to Improve Your Member Communications
Thursday, June 25, 2020 Association Mixology - June 25th
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 Legal Issues in These Difficult Times: The Lawyer Is In - Webinar Program - May 27
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 April 21st Webinar: How the COVID-19 Response & Relief Affects Exempt Organizations
Thursday, March 19, 2020 Program CHANGED TO WEBINAR: March 19th - Managing Virtual Teams
Tuesday, February 18, 2020 Lunch & Program: February 18th - Mysteries of Marketing
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 Lunch & Program: January 14th - Economic Check-In with the Federal Reserve
Tuesday, December 17, 2019 Lunch & Program: December 17th - Value Driven Leadership/Teamwork
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 Lunch & Program: Building a Brand of Attraction
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 Lunch & Program: October 22nd - What's Coming in the Association & Corporate Events Arena
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 Lunch & Program: September 17 - Contracts, Curtains and Content
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 Lunch & Program: July 16 - Turning Membership Challenges into Opportunities
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 June 18th Lunch Program - Labor & Employment Updates
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Lunch & Program: May 21st - Politics and Policy: Impacts on Associations
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 Lunch & Program: April 16th - Create the Coaching Environment in Your Association
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 LOCATION CHANGE: March 19th - Gender Diversity in Leadership
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Boost Teamwork & Improve Decision-Making
Thursday, January 24, 2019 Happy Hour: Membership Growth
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 Monthly Luncheon: Reaching Resiliency: Tools to Bounce Back

Upcoming events


Platinum Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

2650 S. HANLEY RD., STE. 100 | SAINT LOUIS, MO 63144
(314) 416-2250 | SLSAE@QABS.COM

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software