PMx Competition
On July 23, 2018

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown

Philadelphia, PA

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About the PMx Competition

 

In 2015, we hosted the first ever PMx: TED-like talks for the podcast community, and it came back again even bigger in 2016 and 2017. These short form talks are bare bones, to the point, and very informative! No slideshows, but props and expertise are welcomed and encouraged.

Taking place this year on Monday, July 23, PMx will be on the big stage of Podcast Movement the day before the event officially kicks off, in front of hundreds of fellow podcasters and attendees.

And like last year, there has been a competition element placed on the PMx talks! While the talk formats has not changed, a panel of judges will score each talk, and the highest scored talk will not only take home the PMx Competition award, but also be recognized on stage at the Academy of Podcasters Awards, and will be automatically given a speaking spot at Podcast Movement 2019!

PMx Format

A suite of short (15 minute), carefully prepared talks, demonstrations and performances that are idea-focused, and cover a wide range of subjects to foster learning, inspiration and wonder – and provoke conversations that matter. No slide decks or videos, all focused on you the speaker.

PMx Topics

PMx will present multiple issues and a diversity of voices from many podcasting perspectives and niches.

Community-driven and bias-free content

PMx is organized by volunteers from the podcasting community, lacks any commercial agenda. Its goal is to spark conversation, connection and community.

What PMx is not:

  • PMx isn’t a marketing conference. It isn’t limited to one topic or field. It isn’t used to sell something.
  • PMx is not organized by or for special-interest political, religious or commercial groups.PMx is not organized by or for special-interest political, religious or commercial groups.
  • PMx is not a platform for professional speakers, such as motivational speakers and professional life coaches. Its purpose is to give a platform to those who don’t often have one, but have great contributions to give to the podcasting space.
  • PMx is not focused solely on entrepreneurship, business or technology. Diversity of topics is key!

PMx Speakers

Check out the amazing podcasters taking the stage!

This year's speakers will take the stage on Monday, July 23, the day before Podcast Movement officially kicks off, in front of hundreds of fellow podcasters and attendees.

And like last year, there has been a competition element placed on the PMx talks! While the talk formats has not changed, a panel of judges will score each talk, and the highest scored talk will not only take home the PMx Competition award, but also be recognized on stage at the Academy of Podcasters Awards, and will be automatically given a speaking spot at Podcast Movement 2019!


PMx Host




Addy Saucedo

Addy Saucedo is no stranger to podcasting. Over 5 years of hosting, producing and managing other podcasts, Addy witnessed many fellow podcasters lose momentum and give up. This led to the creation of The Podcast Planner, which is a guide to help podcasters turn their ideas into episodes, stay organized and consistently share their voice with the world.

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Event Schedule

PMx takes place from 9am to 3pm on Monday, July 23 at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown.

Join us FOR FREE for a day full of entertaining talks and presentations, plus a great time with your fellow attendees!

9AM-12PM: Morning talks

1PM-3PM: Afternoon talks

3PM-7PM: Check out the new attendee orientation, badge pickup networking mixer and more!

FAQ

Generic Questions About This Event

PMx is a free event for anyone who wants to attend! Most people in attendance will be in town for Podcast Movement 2018, taking place that week, the following three days.
Speakers at PMx are some of the coolest podcasters in the world (although there are a lot of cool podcasters)! This years speakers all submitted to be a part of the PMx competition. You can apply to speak at next year’s PMx during our open speaker submission process in December.

PMx Format

A suite of short (15 minute), carefully prepared talks, demonstrations and performances that are idea-focused, and cover a wide range of subjects to foster learning, inspiration and wonder – and provoke conversations that matter. No slide decks or videos, all focused on you the speaker.

PMx Topics

PMx will present multiple issues and a diversity of voices from many podcasting perspectives and niches.

Community-driven and bias-free content

PMx is organized by volunteers from the podcasting community, lacks any commercial agenda. Its goal is to spark conversation, connection and community.

  • PMx isn’t a marketing conference. It isn’t limited to one topic or field. It isn’t used to sell something.
  • PMx is not organized by or for special-interest political, religious or commercial groups.PMx is not organized by or for special-interest political, religious or commercial groups.
  • PMx is not a platform for professional speakers, such as motivational speakers and professional life coaches. Its purpose is to give a platform to those who don’t often have one, but have great contributions to give to the podcasting space.
  • PMx is not focused solely on entrepreneurship, business or technology. Diversity of topics is key!

PMx takes place at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, the home of Podcast Movement 2018. It takes place the Monday before PM18 officially kicks off!
No problem! You can email [email protected] with any additional questions!

PMx Competition - Presenting Partner

Thanks to Cypress Resources for making PMx possible!

Cypress Resources is a management consulting firm based in Birmingham, Ala. Cypress Resources helps you scale and grow without adding overhead. How? Well, we've developed a proprietary system to take what you do well and attract your target customers using smart social media strategies. Our goal: Help leaders compete and win the digital war for their target customers by delivering value using social channels.

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