Event Design http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en Want Attendees to Learn More? Dial It Back http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/want-attendees-learn-more-dial-it-back <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How you can use “50 bits” to provide education that works with—instead of against—how our brains really work.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/want-attendees-learn-more-dial-it-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/want-attendees-learn-more-dial-it-back#comments Adult Learning CME Design Association Meetings Meeting Formats Corporate Meetings Fri, 09 Dec 2016 22:46:00 +0000 67541 at http://meetingsnet.com Break Down Those Cliques: 3 Ideas for First-Timer Receptions http://meetingsnet.com/meetings-fuel/break-down-those-cliques-3-ideas-first-timer-receptions <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div>First timer receptions are important, says Sharon Fisher, Idea Sparker (CEO) at Orlando-based Play With a Purpose, but it’s not enough to just get everyone together for a cocktail.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meetings-fuel/break-down-those-cliques-3-ideas-first-timer-receptions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meetings-fuel/break-down-those-cliques-3-ideas-first-timer-receptions#comments Association Meetings Audience Engagement Meetings Fuel Corporate Meetings Event Planning Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:38:00 +0000 67391 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Tips for Scripting a Captivating Event http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/5-tips-scripting-captivating-event <div class="field-byline"> By Josh Golden, Creative Director, PCI </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Lights, music, action! How you can play up the drama to engage your audience. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/5-tips-scripting-captivating-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/5-tips-scripting-captivating-event#comments Audiovisual/Production Association Meetings Audience Engagement Corporate Meetings Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:19:00 +0000 67381 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Directors chair</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Engagement: It’s Not Rocket Science (But it Is Neuroscience) http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/engagement-it-s-not-rocket-science-it-neuroscience <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Incorporate these neuroscience findings into your event design when your objective is learning, collaboration, or change.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/engagement-it-s-not-rocket-science-it-neuroscience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/engagement-it-s-not-rocket-science-it-neuroscience#comments Association Meetings Audience Engagement Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:09:00 +0000 58831 at http://meetingsnet.com Plan to Play: Science-Based Engagement Techniques http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/plan-play-science-based-engagement-techniques <div class="field-byline"> By Hannah Kinnersley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Roger Haskett, owner and director of Engagement Unlimited, on how meeting planners can turn attendees into participants </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Roger Haskett, owner and director of Engagement Unlimited, on how meeting planners can turn attendees into participants</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/plan-play-science-based-engagement-techniques" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/plan-play-science-based-engagement-techniques#comments Association Meetings Audience Engagement Corporate Meetings Mon, 28 Nov 2016 20:03:00 +0000 67161 at http://meetingsnet.com Lessons From a Public Health Hackathon http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/lessons-public-health-hackathon <div class="field-byline"> By Christine Loomis </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>2016 Opioid Epidemic Challenge Summit & Hack-a-thon took a page from computer programming events to design a two-day competitive think tank that could generate meaningful social solutions—no coding required.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/lessons-public-health-hackathon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/lessons-public-health-hackathon#comments Association Meetings Meeting Formats Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Mon, 28 Nov 2016 18:21:00 +0000 67151 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Ways to Drive FOMO for Your Event http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/5-ways-drive-fomo-your-event <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>People now value experiences over stuff—and they love to share those experiences. And make those who missed it jealous. You can use this to market your event.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/5-ways-drive-fomo-your-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/5-ways-drive-fomo-your-event#comments Audience Engagement Marketing Tech News/Trends Corporate Meetings Tue, 15 Nov 2016 14:31:00 +0000 66911 at http://meetingsnet.com Image by bodza2 on Thinkstock by Getty Images Heading for Wholeness http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/heading-wholeness <div class="field-byline"> Hannah Kinnersley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Strategies for keeping attendees engaged and focused </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There's a role for the meeting planner in bringing engaged, alert attendees to the table. It centers on delivering healthy foods, opportunities for movement, and time for introspection.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/heading-wholeness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/heading-wholeness#comments Audience Engagement Food & Beverage Mon, 14 Nov 2016 17:51:00 +0000 66901 at http://meetingsnet.com 10 Sweet Ideas to Reduce Food Waste and Food Miles at Your Events http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/10-sweet-ideas-reduce-food-waste-and-food-miles-your-events-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>How much are you doing to incorporate sustainability into your F&B programs? Here's a menu of actions that can help you send a lot less good food to the landfill.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/10-sweet-ideas-reduce-food-waste-and-food-miles-your-events-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/10-sweet-ideas-reduce-food-waste-and-food-miles-your-events-0#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Food & Beverage Corporate Meetings Wed, 09 Nov 2016 16:47:00 +0000 66801 at http://meetingsnet.com Why You Need to Break Your Event Assumptions http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-you-need-break-your-event-assumptions <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Just because you’ve always done your event a certain way doesn’t mean you shouldn’t shake things up a bit.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-you-need-break-your-event-assumptions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-you-need-break-your-event-assumptions#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Event Design face2face Tue, 08 Nov 2016 19:47:00 +0000 66781 at http://meetingsnet.com