Event Design http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en A Look Back: 2014's Most Refreshing Meeting Ideas and Insights http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/look-back-2014s-most-refreshing-meeting-ideas-and-insights <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>A look back at some of the revealing, refreshing, and just plain interesting items brought to you in 2014 in MeetingsNet's On the Fly report. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/look-back-2014s-most-refreshing-meeting-ideas-and-insights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/look-back-2014s-most-refreshing-meeting-ideas-and-insights#comments Association Meetings Career Corporate Meetings Event Design Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:56:00 +0000 46121 at http://meetingsnet.com Harnessing the Multitask Trend: FreemanXP’s New Second-Screen Solution http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/harnessing-multitask-trend-freemanxp-s-new-second-screen-solution <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In January, FreemanXP will launch FXP | touch, allowing participants to engage with a speaker’s presentation on their mobile devices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/harnessing-multitask-trend-freemanxp-s-new-second-screen-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/harnessing-multitask-trend-freemanxp-s-new-second-screen-solution#comments Association Meetings Audience Engagement Mobile/Apps Tech News/Trends Corporate Meetings Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:20:00 +0000 46101 at http://meetingsnet.com Commentary: Year of the Backlash http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/commentary-year-backlash <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>My backlash list includes TEDTalks and Swiss-Army-knife event apps. What's on yours?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/commentary-year-backlash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/commentary-year-backlash#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Event Design Event Planning Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:55:00 +0000 46021 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Resolutions You Can Keep http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/5-resolutions-you-can-keep <div class="field-deck"> Quick-start options for making your meetings more sustainable </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>It&rsquo;s that special time of year filled with good intentions and plans to change the world. If you are like me, you start out with resolutions about health, weight, and work, telling yourself that this year is going to be different.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/5-resolutions-you-can-keep" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/5-resolutions-you-can-keep#comments Green Meetings/CSR Fri, 12 Dec 2014 12:33:00 +0000 45991 at http://meetingsnet.com Trending 2015: Ideas on the Innovative Edge of Meetings & Events http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/trending-2015-ideas-innovative-edge-meetings-events <div class="field-byline"> By the MeetingsNet Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our year-end look at what's trending for 2015 includes new twists (selfies as promotional tools), major shifts (have you considered downscaling hotels?), little wows (smartphones as room keys), and big impressions (a wall of Instagram photos). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/trending-2015-ideas-innovative-edge-meetings-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/trending-2015-ideas-innovative-edge-meetings-events#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings International Partners Event Design Event Planning Medical Meetings Tech Premium Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:24:00 +0000 45721 at http://meetingsnet.com GMIC’s Sustainable Event Certificate Program Returns in February http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/gmic-s-sustainable-event-certificate-program-returns-february-0 <div class="field-deck"> Learn how to make meetings greener through GMIC </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Green Meeting Industry Council will kick off its 2015 Sustainable Event Professional Certificate program in February. The SEPC program, now in its second year, offers more than 40 hours of instruction.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/gmic-s-sustainable-event-certificate-program-returns-february-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/gmic-s-sustainable-event-certificate-program-returns-february-0#comments Green Meetings/CSR Mon, 08 Dec 2014 17:30:00 +0000 45781 at http://meetingsnet.com What Does a 21st Century Meeting Look Like? http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/what-does-21st-century-meeting-look <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>We are five years closer to 2025 that we are to 2000. Reflect on that. The events of 9/11/01 are still fresh in our minds.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/what-does-21st-century-meeting-look" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/what-does-21st-century-meeting-look#comments Audience Engagement Thu, 04 Dec 2014 00:15:00 +0000 45691 at http://meetingsnet.com 10 Questions for Our Industry, or Maybe Just One? http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/10-questions-our-industry-or-maybe-just-one <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A publisher friend recently asked for my list of the 10 most critical questions the meetings industry needs to address over the coming decade. I came up with one!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/10-questions-our-industry-or-maybe-just-one" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/10-questions-our-industry-or-maybe-just-one#comments Adult Learning Objectives/ROI Tue, 02 Dec 2014 18:58:00 +0000 45631 at http://meetingsnet.com Sustainable Swag and Special Gifts for Speakers http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/sustainable-swag-and-special-gifts-speakers <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Can swag be sustainable? Here is a gallery of favorite eco-friendly picks, along with our choices for memorable speakers gifts.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/sustainable-swag-and-special-gifts-speakers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/sustainable-swag-and-special-gifts-speakers#comments Green Meetings/CSR Resources and Reports Speakers Thu, 20 Nov 2014 23:57:00 +0000 45501 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>A Canon PowerShot N100: For that special speaker in your life</p> Trend Watch: Eats and Experiences in 2015 http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/trend-watch-eats-and-experiences-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Next year it's breakfast for dinner, storytime for Millennials, and tree-free toilet paper. Andrew Freeman spots the trends</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/trend-watch-eats-and-experiences-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/trend-watch-eats-and-experiences-2015#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Tips from Top Audience Engagement Expert Advice Food & Beverage Medical Meetings Sat, 08 Nov 2014 01:41:00 +0000 45151 at http://meetingsnet.com