In January, the meeting industry got two new Google Groups discussion forums — MiForum and MeCo — but online meetings chat still isn't up to the volume of the old MIMlist. The MIMlist, the meeting industry's dominant listserv, which had been running since 1999 and boasted about 4,000 members at its peak, changed its name and format in early December, evolving into a bulletin board discussion group called the Meeting Industry Forum, or MiForum ( The functionality of the ...

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