Virtual Breakouts: May 4 – July 23, 2020
The Main Event: Aug 1 – Aug 3, 2020

Sessions for INFLUENCE are released on a rolling basis. Stay tuned for new announcements.




Previous sessions can be viewed within NSA OnDemand.


The Complete Guide to Going Virtual

May 4, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Chris West

The new reality for all speakers includes virtual presentations, alongside in-person engagements. In this session, you’ll learn: – The right equipment and setup for your virtual training space – How... Read more


Virtual Presentation Platforms

May 7, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Brian Fanzo

Stop doing webinars, and start creating interactive virtual experiences. In this session, you’ll learn: – How to perfect your setup beyond the platform – How to take control of the... Read more


Speaker Big Back Ends

May 11, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Michelle Villalobos, CSP

How To Drive Stable, Sustainable & Leveraged Recurring Revenues From Speaking In this session, you’ll learn: – The 3-part “Big Back End” business model framework for driving new monthly recurring... Read more


Exactly What To Say Now

May 14, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Phil M Jones, CSP

Could it be possible that the biggest reason that you are not achieving your potential is because there are multiple moments in which you do not know EXACTLY what to... Read more


Simple Tactics For Short Term Survival

May 18, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Crystal Washington, CSP

In the unprecedented world speakers have been thrown into, it's crucial to learn strategies and tactics for business survival. Luckily, Crystal Washington makes it easy. In this session, you'll discover:... Read more


Be Dramatically More Interactive Virtually

May 21, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Tami Evans, CSP & Brian Walter, CSP, CPAE

Live presentations must convert audience members from content RECIPIENTS into content PARTICIPANTS. As a virtual speaker, you HAVE to use interaction to break through the wall of those passive little video... Read more


Monetization Automation

May 28, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Rory Vaden, CSP, CPAE

Imagine creating a digital automated ecosystem that consistently generated leads and customers for you every day without ever having to travel. That is precisely what is possible when you have... Read more


Career Stability Through Continuous Change

June 1, 2020 5:00pm-6:20pm EDT
by Joe Calloway, CSP, CPAE

Waiting for normal is a trap. Most of us are making significant changes in our businesses. And many of us want things to get back to normal so that the... Read more


Virtual Solutions: Content, Connection and Collaboration

June 15, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Stephen Shapiro, CSP, CPAE & Kostya Kimlat

To succeed at virtual presentations, you must engage audiences before, during and after your presentation. During this session, an innovation expert and a world-renowned magician will share their different approaches... Read more


Event Industry Trends

June 18, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Michael Dominguez & Sarah Michel, CSP

With the future of live in-person events hanging in limbo there is a lot of speculation and prognosis as to when we can count on live audiences returning to ballrooms... Read more


What’s Your NEXT Big Idea?

June 22, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Mark Levy

At the 2019 CSP/CPAE Summit, Mark Levy was the closing keynoter. The moment he finished, an NSA official asked, “Can you repeat this at INFLUENCE? Everybody needs to hear it.”... Read more


The Virtual Summits Playbook

June 25, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by James Taylor

During COVID-19 (coronavirus) there has been an explosion in the growth of online conferences, summits, and virtual events. Those speakers who know how to position and package their ideas and... Read more


Five Stories Every Profitable Speaker Needs

July 9, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Andy Henriquez

Did you know there are five types of stories that will make you significantly more compelling as a professional speaker? During this session, you’ll learn: • The five most important... Read more

Angelique Rewers

Win Corporate Clients

July 13, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Angelique Rewers

Do you speak because you have a transformative message? Angelique has made it her life’s work to help experts — including speakers, consultants, coaches, and CEOs — to multiply their... Read more


Speaker Blind Spots That Can Cost You Your Business

July 16, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Kelly Charles-Collins, ESQ & Shirley Davis, PhD, CSP

In a time of unprecedented change, demographic shifts, and increased polarization, speakers must be more aware of the heightened sensitivities and the many nuances these situations present. In recent media,... Read more


Navigating Life in a World of New Normals

July 20, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Bertice Berry, PhD

Are we trying to get what we want, or are we looking for what we need? Look for what you need, and in that, you'll find what you love. Even when... Read more


Next-Level Virtual

July 23, 2020 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
by Dan Thurmon, CSP, CPAE

Dan Thurmon shares principles and practices for presenting elevated virtual experiences while taking you on a behind-the-scenes tour of his leading-edge home studio. This session will expand your thinking about... Read more


The Five Decisions of Successful Thought Leaders – Part 1

July 27, 2020 4:00pm-7:00pm EDT
by Lisa O’Neill & Col Fink – Thought Leaders

Every professional speaker knows the importance of being the go-to authority in your domain of expertise. The game of growing revenue is made vastly easier when your reputation does the... Read more


The Five Decisions of Successful Thought Leaders – Part 2

July 29, 2020 4:00pm-5:30pm EDT
by Lisa O’Neill & Col Fink – Thought Leaders

A sound strategy is worthless if not put into action and executed. The team at Thought Leaders are determined to ensure that inspiration is followed by implementation. They've worked to... Read more



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