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

IEEE scores big with series at SXSW
in face2face Oct 06, 2015

Want to Raise Your Association’s Profile? Stand on Someone Else’s Stage

If you want to find new members and let the world know what your organization does, you may need a bigger showcase—SXSW, anyone?....More
Planning meetings outside the U.S.
in face2face Oct 05, 2015

16 Ways to Make Your International Events Less Risky and More Effective

Expert planners shared some of their top tips and strategies for the always-interesting job of planning meetings outside of the U.S. comfort zone....More
Moods can affect productivity in business
in face2face Sep 30, 2015

Moods and Productivity: New Reasons to C'mon Get Happy

We all know that mood can affect productivity. Now there's an app designed to measure just how much....More
in face2face Sep 29, 2015

Why Your Meeting Should Be Like a Horror Movie—In the Best Possible Way

What you can learn from horror film director Eli Roth to make the next event you plan a bloody good one....More
in face2face Sep 25, 2015

10 Predictions for Travel in 2030: Extreme, Personalized, and Out of This World

According to a recent Marriott Rewards Credit Card from Chase survey, travel by 2030 will be a whole lot more interesting than it is today. Here's....More
in face2face Sep 22, 2015

Mapping the Attendee Journey in Real Time with ExperienceGuru

ASAE has been quietly collecting real-time data on its attendees’ experience at its events—and using it to improve things on the fly....More
Group of confident businesswomen
in face2face Sep 18, 2015

What Does It Take for Female #EventProfs to Reach the Top?

What do women in the events industry need to succeed in climbing the ladder to leadership positions?....More
Technical glitches can send speakers off the rails.
in face2face Sep 15, 2015

4 Things Every Speaker Should Know About AV

How to keep technical glitches from sending your event's speakers off the rails....More
New Meeting Industry Fund launched to help meeting planners in need
in face2face Sep 10, 2015

Fund Launched to Help Meeting Planners in Crisis

Check out The Meetings Industry Fund, a new foundation that aims to raise $100,000 in 100 days to help meeting planners facing a time of need....More
Participants at the first Global Event Design Certificate program
in face2face Sep 02, 2015

Congratulations to the First Event Model Generation Graduates

Eight participants complete the inaugural event design certificate course, which took place in mid-August....More