Trade Shows http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6602/more en What Does the Internet of Things Mean for Meetings? http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/what-does-internet-things-mean-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>If you and your organization aren&rsquo;t talking about the Internet of Things yet, you will soon enough.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/what-does-internet-things-mean-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/what-does-internet-things-mean-meetings#comments Tech News/Trends Trade Shows Tue, 22 Dec 2015 21:30:00 +0000 55521 at http://meetingsnet.com Commentary: The Secret to Successful Meetings? It’s All in the Sauce http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/commentary-secret-successful-meetings-it-s-all-sauce <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>We regularly write about and advocate for the importance of face-to-face meetings. I may be a little biased since I make my living off of them, but here&rsquo;s yet one more example of why they work so well.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/commentary-secret-successful-meetings-it-s-all-sauce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/commentary-secret-successful-meetings-it-s-all-sauce#comments Adult Learning Trade Shows Mon, 14 Dec 2015 20:43:00 +0000 55331 at http://meetingsnet.com Exhibition Industry Growth Stays Strong Through Q3 http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/exhibition-industry-growth-stays-strong-through-q3 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Center for Exhibition Research finds exhibit industry growth now outpacing the GDP for three consecutive quarters in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/exhibition-industry-growth-stays-strong-through-q3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/exhibition-industry-growth-stays-strong-through-q3#comments Trade Shows Tue, 08 Dec 2015 15:02:00 +0000 55191 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>CEIR Index Q3 2015 report</p> CEIR Lippman Connects Announces 2016 Calendar of Events http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/lippman-connects-announces-2016-calendar-events <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Lippman Connects, an organizer of live meetings for exhibition and convention industry professionals, has announced its calendar of events for 2016.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/lippman-connects-announces-2016-calendar-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/lippman-connects-announces-2016-calendar-events#comments Association Meetings Resources Trade Shows Wed, 02 Dec 2015 17:21:00 +0000 55001 at http://meetingsnet.com London’s Olympic Legacy Is, Fittingly, Teamwork http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/london-s-olympic-legacy-fittingly-teamwork <div class="field-deck"> Two event powerhouses team up to to attract record numbers at meetings </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Joined at the hip to bring the Olympics to London in 2012, event powerhouses London & Partners and the ExCeL convention center are still working as teammates to draw record numbers of attendees to the city.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/london-s-olympic-legacy-fittingly-teamwork" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/london-s-olympic-legacy-fittingly-teamwork#comments Europe/Middle East/Africa Trade Shows Mon, 09 Nov 2015 17:52:00 +0000 54461 at http://meetingsnet.com How to Fix 4 Common Trade Show Pitfalls http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-fix-4-common-trade-show-pitfalls <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>What you can do to avoid some common problems <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/trade-shows" title="" target="_blank">trade show</a></span> organizers face.</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/how-fix-4-common-trade-show-pitfalls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-fix-4-common-trade-show-pitfalls#comments Trade Shows face2face Tue, 27 Oct 2015 12:59:00 +0000 54021 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Trade show floor overview</p> Building Brand Loyalty for Your Show http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/building-brand-loyalty-your-show <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>In order to build brand loyalty for their exhibitions and events, organizers must create a lasting and meaningful engagement for their attendees. Nothing replaces a great <em>experience</em>, which&mdash;for today&rsquo;s organizer&mdash;is the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/objectivesroi" title="" target="_blank">ROI</a></span> that the overwhelming event-going demographic is indicating must be filled.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/building-brand-loyalty-your-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/building-brand-loyalty-your-show#comments Audience Engagement Trade Shows Wed, 07 Oct 2015 19:56:00 +0000 53581 at http://meetingsnet.com On the Hunt for the Next Meetings Industry Advocate http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/hunt-next-meetings-industry-advocate <div class="field-deck"> Who is the meetings industry's next Bill McDermott? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The <a href="http://www.meetingsmeanbusiness.com">Meetings Mean Business</a> coalition is on the hunt for its next Bill McDermott.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/hunt-next-meetings-industry-advocate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/hunt-next-meetings-industry-advocate#comments Trade Shows Tue, 22 Sep 2015 21:42:00 +0000 53201 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Bill McDermott, SAP CEO</p> Mapping the Attendee Journey in Real Time with ExperienceGuru http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mapping-attendee-journey-real-time-experienceguru <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>ASAE has been quietly collecting real-time data on its attendees’ experience at its events—and using it to improve things on the fly.</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/mapping-attendee-journey-real-time-experienceguru" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mapping-attendee-journey-real-time-experienceguru#comments Attendee Management Audience Engagement Pharma Meeting Planning Objectives/ROI Resources and Reports Trade Shows face2face Tue, 22 Sep 2015 21:26:00 +0000 53211 at http://meetingsnet.com Defining the New Face-to-Face http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/defining-new-face-face <div class="field-deck"> Today's face-to-face experience involves more than talking </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>In our industry, we hear the term &ldquo;face-to-face&rdquo; so often that it becomes easy to gloss over the impact of that concept.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/defining-new-face-face" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/defining-new-face-face#comments Trade Shows Mon, 14 Sep 2015 15:57:00 +0000 53021 at http://meetingsnet.com