When you are taken care of as a participant, your ability to make connections to other humans, and to the learning you are experience is stronger.
For planners, the most appealing perk of tech may be its ability to help save money at meetings and conferences.
Meeting planners can glean inspiration from Kevin McCallister’s methods by giving into event technology and realizing how helpful it can really be.
Education, the destination and networking opportunities were the top reasons people attend meetings, according to a new survey by The Experience Institute.
The messages behind folkloric tales still ring true today—so much so that meeting planners can use them to navigate the enchanted forest of negotiation.
"Take deeper dives into content and discussion points after the conference by creating documents that everyone can contribute to."
Most meeting planners have experienced at least one or two disasters, leaving them awake at night to conjure up whatever meetings nightmares may occur next.
Using these three methods of social proof will help give your attendees the confirmation they need from others.
Corporate event planners can flex their secret ninja skills and unleash the inner power of fledgling employees through strategic use of Legos.
What better way to prove your skills as a meeting planner than by inviting public participation and future clients to witness your event through live video?
After the launch of the robot concierge at hotels, the chatbot continues to make waves in the hospitality industry.
Here are just a few of the new tech advantages meeting planners should consider when determining which iPhone to buy next.
Tips for creating healthy ethnic cuisine: Mexican, Italian and Asian
Woodstock now symbolizes the best of the “hippy” counter-culture movement of the 1960s, while also being known as one of the worst-executed events in pop culture history.
Meeting planners need to educate themselves in the differences between dietary restrictions. Some are preferences, others religious beliefs and the most critical are full-blown disorders.
An important aspect of duty of care is to share travel safety tips with your attendees.
The experts at meetingjobs.com suggest that experienced meeting planners trade in terms like "seasoned professional," "wealth of experience" for specifics on related experience.
Who knew the US government had so much insight to offer meeting and incentive planners.
When a huge snow storm hit the East Coast, Kimmel cooked up a "I Served a Snowball in Bed” challenge, having viewers videotape themselves bringing a snowball (or more) to their family member while asleep.
Take away the classroom setup and create an open lab-like space for attendees to interact and engage with different tools.
If your meeting has any kind of flexibility in dates, it’s essential to include a list of dates in order of preference in your RFP.
Patty Jenkins just became the highest grossing female director in Hollywood history for “Wonder Woman.” And you can jump on the bandwagon.
Nothing can provide more comfort to minority attendees than having event staff members who are the embodiment of the woke message you’d like to convey.
Every month, ConventionPlanit.com holds an incentive-driven contest for meeting planners that results in valid tips for other planners.
Meeting planners should make sure that they have all the app equivalents of the programs they use most on their computers.