Trade Shows http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6602/more en Are You Optimizing These Top Event Planning Tech Tools? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/are-you-optimizing-these-top-event-planning-tech-tools <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>How to use <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span>, geofencing, and customer relationship management systems to benefit your attendees, your exhibitors, and your 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/are-you-optimizing-these-top-event-planning-tech-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/are-you-optimizing-these-top-event-planning-tech-tools#comments CME Design Audience Engagement Marketing Social Media Pharma Meeting Planning Tech News/Trends Trade Shows Corporate Meetings Event Planning face2face Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:00:00 +0000 51651 at http://meetingsnet.com Connect Your Event and Customer Data to Measure ROI http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/connect-your-event-and-customer-data-measure-roi <div class="field-byline"> By Garrett Huddy, Content Marketing Manager, Attend </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>To easily track and analyze <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/objectivesroi" title="" target="_blank">ROI</a></span>, you&rsquo;ll need to connect your event data with your CRM system.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/connect-your-event-and-customer-data-measure-roi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/connect-your-event-and-customer-data-measure-roi#comments Trade Shows Sun, 12 Jul 2015 18:25:00 +0000 51421 at http://meetingsnet.com Mobile Apps at Meetings: It’s the Wild West! http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/mobile-apps-meetings-it-s-wild-west <div class="field-deck"> Our bets for survival are on two primary vendor types </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>It&rsquo;s the Wild West in the attendee mobile app space! The barriers to entry are low and there are literally hundreds of companies offering solutions. Prices are being beat down and there&rsquo;s bloodshed on the horizon with companies that won&rsquo;t make it.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/mobile-apps-meetings-it-s-wild-west" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/mobile-apps-meetings-it-s-wild-west#comments Mobile/Apps Trade Shows Thu, 09 Jul 2015 19:26:00 +0000 51381 at http://meetingsnet.com How Do You Create a Vision? http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/how-do-you-create-vision <div class="field-deck"> Start by acting as a catalyst for change </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Education and leadership go hand in hand when establishing yourself as a key industry player. Ask most successful leaders how they define &ldquo;leadership&rdquo; and you&rsquo;ll most likely hear some reference to creating or executing a vision.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/how-do-you-create-vision" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/how-do-you-create-vision#comments Education/Certification Trade Shows Thu, 09 Jul 2015 19:15:00 +0000 51371 at http://meetingsnet.com Five Simple Rules for Event Marketing http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/five-simple-rules-event-marketing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>He&rsquo;s all about <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/trade-shows" title="" target="_blank">trade show</a></span> marketing and getting more attendees at your conferences and events. Sam&nbsp;<span data-scayt-word="Lippman">Lippman</span>, shares five easy tips for acquiring attendees.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/five-simple-rules-event-marketing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/five-simple-rules-event-marketing#comments Marketing Trade Shows Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:19:00 +0000 51231 at http://meetingsnet.com 6 Signs Your Conference May Be In Jeopardy http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/6-signs-your-conference-may-be-jeopardy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If your event stats dip below any one of these benchmarks, take action before it's too late.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/6-signs-your-conference-may-be-jeopardy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/6-signs-your-conference-may-be-jeopardy#comments Association Meetings Resources Marketing Sponsorships Trade Shows Risk Management Medical Meetings Mon, 22 Jun 2015 18:01:00 +0000 51011 at http://meetingsnet.com Fuse on Thinkstock by Getty Images GES Earns Environmental Sustainability Certification for General Contracting http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/ges-earns-environmental-sustainability-certification-general-contracting <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>General services contractor GES celebrates its certification to the APEX/ASTM Environmentally Sustainable Event Standards at this week's Green Meeting Industry Council Sustainable Meetings Conference, taking place in Atlanta. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/ges-earns-environmental-sustainability-certification-general-contracting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/ges-earns-environmental-sustainability-certification-general-contracting#comments Green Meetings/CSR Trade Shows Wed, 17 Jun 2015 20:21:00 +0000 50971 at http://meetingsnet.com Nashville to Host ibtm America in 2016 http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/nashville-host-ibtm-america-2016 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Taking place this week in Chicago in the Skyline Ballroom at McCormick Place West, ibtm america, part of Reed Exhibitions&rsquo; ibtm event portfolio, will move next year to the Gaylord Opryland Resort &amp; Convention Center in Nashville, June 15&ndash;17, 2016.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/nashville-host-ibtm-america-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/nashville-host-ibtm-america-2016#comments Trade Shows Wed, 10 Jun 2015 16:47:00 +0000 50821 at http://meetingsnet.com IMEX Frankfurt Features Passionate Meeting Advocate, Honors Outstanding Events http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/imex-frankfurt-features-passionate-meeting-advocate-honors-outstanding-events <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Racking up some impressive numbers, Ray Bloom, IMEX Group chairman, was ebullient about another successful IMEX Frankfurt on the closing day in late May. IMEX honored a number of worthy meeting industry recipients at its gala.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/imex-frankfurt-features-passionate-meeting-advocate-honors-outstanding-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/imex-frankfurt-features-passionate-meeting-advocate-honors-outstanding-events#comments Green Meetings/CSR International Partners Trade Shows Fri, 05 Jun 2015 18:32:00 +0000 50531 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Ways to Keep Exhibitors Happy http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-ways-keep-exhibitors-happy <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>How to make your <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/trade-shows" title="" target="_blank">trade show</a></span> more exhibitor-friendly.</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/5-ways-keep-exhibitors-happy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-ways-keep-exhibitors-happy#comments Sponsorships Trade Shows face2face Wed, 20 May 2015 17:59:00 +0000 50181 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The Hargrove Design Experience exhibit at ASAE&#39;s Springtime Expo 2015, which was held April 9 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.</p>