Sue Pelletier

Editor, Medical Meetings/MeetingsNet's mad blogger, Meetingsnet

Sue, who has been with MeetingsNet since 1998, previously wrote for and edited several national and international trade magazines and newsletters for the environmental industry. A Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Colorado, Boulder, she also helped to plan a technical trade conference and exposition and several smaller meetings for the environmental industry before deciding to stick with what she does best. She lives in Massachusetts with her husband and her surrogate child, Mango the Australian shepherd.

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Posts by Sue Pelletier

Brainstorming new ideas
in face2face Apr 28, 2016

Do You Need to Reinvent Your Event? 3 Industry Trends Say Yes

Audience expectations, the event landscape, and the experience economy are changing how people want to learn and connect. Are your events keeping up?....More
People sitting at table brainstorming
in face2face Apr 25, 2016

6 Key Traits of a Professional Meeting Planner

It takes a certain type of person to plan a successful conference, meeting, or event. Does this sound like you?....More
Infographic: Global Meetings Industry Day 2016
in face2face Apr 14, 2016

Infographic: 5-Minute Guide to #GMID16

I may be stuck at my desk instead of being out and about touting the benefits—economic, and more importantly, educational and professional....More
Statista chart of social media engagement metrics
in face2face Apr 13, 2016

Is Tweeting for Meetings a Thing of the Past?

Now that Twitter is falling to the bottom of the user engagement heap when it comes to the top social media channels, is it time to reconsider....More
Three businessmen on ladders writing "Strategy"
in face2face Apr 12, 2016

5 Strategies for Planning the Perfect Event

Base your planning around these five core strategies for events that are sure to wow your participants....More
microphone stand on empty stage with yellow spotlights
in face2face Apr 12, 2016

Speaker No-Show: Turning Disaster into Delight

What would you do if your headline speaker didn’t show up for your event?....More
Mad girl looking at laptop
in face2face Apr 10, 2016

Is MPI’s New Certificate a Rip Off, an Insult, or a Good Idea?

Backlash against Meeting Professional International’s latest certificate program hit social media fast and furious. Is it deserved?....More
Un/like on ripped paper
in face2face Apr 04, 2016

What to do When a Speaker’s Alter Ego is Found to Be a Racist?

Organizers of an upcoming coding conference find their decision to use a speaker with a racist alter ego coming under fire....More
in face2face Mar 29, 2016

Heads-Up: Free Webinar on How to Make Your Meetings—and Your Work Life—Healthier

The trend toward making meetings healthier is well-established—but it's not always easy to accomplish with today's emphasis on ROI. This webinar will....More
SongDivision presents Global Meetings Industry Day Anthem.
in face2face Mar 28, 2016

#GMID16 Anthem: Because Life's Always Brighter When We're Meeting Face to Face

SongDivision recently crowdsourced a song designed by and for meetings industry professionals that can be used as a soundtrack to 2016 Global....More