Association Meetings Resources http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6597/more en Event Envy: Leading Learning Symposium http://meetingsnet.com/blog/event-envy-leading-learning-symposium <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>You know when you hear about an event that sounds so good that you want to kick yourself for not being able to participate? Here’s one I can’t attend, and why I wish I could.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/event-envy-leading-learning-symposium" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/event-envy-leading-learning-symposium#comments Association Meetings Resources Education/Certification face2face Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:28:00 +0000 52671 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>You know when you hear about an event that sounds so good that you want to kick yourself for not being able to participate? Here&rsquo;s one I can&rsquo;t attend, and why I wish I could: the Leading Learning Symposium.</p> CIC's APEX Committee Gains Three New Leaders http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/cics-apex-committee-gains-three-new-leaders <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Bondurant, Dominguez, Peacy: New leaders join efforts to create meetings industry standards.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/cics-apex-committee-gains-three-new-leaders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/cics-apex-committee-gains-three-new-leaders#comments Association Meetings Resources Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Wed, 26 Aug 2015 20:08:00 +0000 52651 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Convention Industry Council&rsquo;s Accepted Practice Exchange Standards Committee adds new leaders to help it take on trade issues and develop industry resources.</p> Reed Travel Exhibitions Rebrands ICOMEX as ibtm latin america http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/reed-travel-exhibitions-rebrands-icomex-ibtm-latin-america <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>ICOMEX addition expands the ibtm global portfolio into Mexico and Latin America.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/reed-travel-exhibitions-rebrands-icomex-ibtm-latin-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/reed-travel-exhibitions-rebrands-icomex-ibtm-latin-america#comments Association Meetings Resources Canada Education/Certification Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Pharma Meeting Planning Resources and Reports South/Central America Site Selection/RFPs Tue, 25 Aug 2015 21:36:00 +0000 52631 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>ICOMEX addition expands the ibtm global portfolio into Mexico and Latin America.</p> Productivity Power Tools: Hacks to Get Your Life Back http://meetingsnet.com/blog/productivity-power-tools-hacks-get-your-life-back <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>These tools will help you regain control over your e-mail in-box, your schedule, your workload—and your life.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/productivity-power-tools-hacks-get-your-life-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/productivity-power-tools-hacks-get-your-life-back#comments Association Meetings Resources Career Resources Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Event Planning face2face Fri, 21 Aug 2015 22:26:00 +0000 52551 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Meeting planners tend to be busy people. Make that very busy&mdash;but are you busier than you need to be? If so, the American Society for Association Executives&rsquo; Annual Conference, held in August in Detroit, had a learning lab for you: &ldquo;Power Tools: Hacking Your Way to Productivity.&rdquo;<br /> &nbsp;</p> Beware: Disrupters Are Out to Get Your Association’s Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/blog/beware-disrupters-are-out-get-your-association-s-meetings <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Questions association meeting planners need to address now so you can protect your bottom line from getting walloped by changes in technology, attendee behavior, and the new sharing economy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/beware-disrupters-are-out-get-your-association-s-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/beware-disrupters-are-out-get-your-association-s-meetings#comments Association Meetings Resources Budgeting/Cost Savings Housing/Attrition Negotiating/Contracts Trade Shows face2face Thu, 20 Aug 2015 22:18:00 +0000 52531 at http://meetingsnet.com Josh Linkner to #ASAE15: Get Obsessive About Innovation http://meetingsnet.com/blog/josh-linkner-asae15-get-obsessive-about-innovation <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>ASAE 2015 keynote speaker Josh Linkner says it’s time for associations to embrace innovation—and he provided some tools to help them do just that at this year’s annual conference in Detroit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/josh-linkner-asae15-get-obsessive-about-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/josh-linkner-asae15-get-obsessive-about-innovation#comments Association Meetings Resources Medical Meetings face2face Mon, 17 Aug 2015 15:01:00 +0000 52201 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>ASAE 2015 keynote speaker Josh Linkner says it&rsquo;s time for associations to embrace innovation&mdash;and he provided some tools to help them do just that at this year&rsquo;s annual conference in Detroit.</p> Stop, Thief! 3 Ways to Prevent Theft at Your Next Event http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/stop-thief-3-ways-prevent-theft-your-next-event <div class="field-byline"> By Aaron Johnson, security consultant, Johnson and Associates </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Theft is on the rise at national and international conferences. Here are three ways you can keep attendee, exhibitor, and your own possessions safe and secure.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/stop-thief-3-ways-prevent-theft-your-next-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/stop-thief-3-ways-prevent-theft-your-next-event#comments Association Meetings Resources Pharma Meeting Planning Resources and Reports Risk Management Fri, 14 Aug 2015 14:44:00 +0000 52161 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Theft is on the rise at national and international conferences. Here are three ways you can keep attendee, exhibitor, and your own possessions safe and secure.</p> Burke/Triolo Productions on Thinkstock by Getty Images #ASAE15: These Are a Few of My Favorite Things http://meetingsnet.com/blog/asae15-these-are-few-my-favorite-things <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>A few of the many things that stood out for me at the 2015 American Society of Association Executives Annual Meeting in Detroit</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/asae15-these-are-few-my-favorite-things" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/asae15-these-are-few-my-favorite-things#comments Association Meetings Resources Education/Certification Corporate Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings face2face Wed, 12 Aug 2015 22:48:00 +0000 52111 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The Detroit Metro CVB president and CEO personified the city with his can-do attitude and downright joyful demeanor. I love that he pulled onto the stage at the opening general session in a bright red Mustang convertible, which a lucky ASAE 2015 annual conference and exhibition participant won in a raffle on the final night gala at Hart Plaza.</p> Social Media Savvy 2.0: #ThinkOutsideTheBox http://meetingsnet.com/blog/social-media-savvy-20-thinkoutsidethebox <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>There's more to engaging attendees before, during, and after meetings than just Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Here's how <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> channels Pinterest, Snapchat, and Periscope can help jazz up your next event.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/social-media-savvy-20-thinkoutsidethebox" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/social-media-savvy-20-thinkoutsidethebox#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Social Media Resources and Reports Speakers face2face Fri, 07 Aug 2015 19:18:00 +0000 52001 at http://meetingsnet.com On the Scene at MPI's World Education Conference 2015 http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/scene-mpis-world-education-conference-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Check out this gallery of photos from Meeting Professionals International's World Education Congress 2015, held in San Francisco August 1–4. This year's WEC featured dynamic general session speakers and a new variety of education formats. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/scene-mpis-world-education-conference-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/scene-mpis-world-education-conference-2015#comments Association Meetings Resources Education/Certification Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Thu, 06 Aug 2015 16:49:00 +0000 51981 at http://meetingsnet.com