Adult Learning http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6618/more en 2016 Changemaker: Lisa Shambro http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/2016-changemaker-lisa-shambro <div class="field-deck"> For reinventing her association’s spring meeting </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>For reinventing her association’s spring meeting</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/2016-changemaker-lisa-shambro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/2016-changemaker-lisa-shambro#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Resources and Reports Mon, 06 Jun 2016 19:30:00 +0000 62441 at http://meetingsnet.com <p><strong>Lisa Shambro</strong><em>, Executive Director</em>, Foundation for Strategic Sourcing</p> Pharma Forum 12.0: Meeting Innovations that Engage http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/pharma-forum-120-meeting-innovations-engage <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Change can tricky, particularly for life sciences meeting managers whose events face both regulatory and public scrutiny. But Pharma Forum is safe place for planners to experience new ideas. Here are some of our favorite innovations from Pharma Forum 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/pharma-forum-120-meeting-innovations-engage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/pharma-forum-120-meeting-innovations-engage#comments Adult Learning Audience Engagement Meeting Formats Pharma Meeting Planning Wed, 11 May 2016 14:51:00 +0000 60941 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>People laughing at a conference</p> Frank Veronsky How to Create a Meeting Even the Most Introverted Introvert Will Love http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-create-meeting-even-most-introverted-introvert-will-love <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>On the Meetings Community (MeCo) listserv today, someone asked what planners were doing to accommodate their more introverted participants, and for the introverts among us (ahem), what makes us uncomfortable at events. Here&#39;s what I came up with&mdash;what would you add?</p> <p>As an introvert, I get extremely uncomfortable when:</p></div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-create-meeting-even-most-introverted-introvert-will-love" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-create-meeting-even-most-introverted-introvert-will-love#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Resources and Reports Medical Meetings face2face Tue, 10 May 2016 21:32:00 +0000 60901 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>girl with hands over her face with two boys against chalkboard</p> Neuroscience Hacks for Meetings Professionals http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/neuroscience-hacks-meetings-professionals <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How meeting planners can use the neuroscience of learning to create more meaningful meetings and events that will amp up attendee engagement and result in real learning.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/neuroscience-hacks-meetings-professionals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/neuroscience-hacks-meetings-professionals#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Audience Engagement Meeting Formats Corporate Meetings Wed, 04 May 2016 16:40:00 +0000 60641 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Rocket powered by brains</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Tap Into Brain Science to Make Learning Environments Better http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/tap-brain-science-make-learning-environments-better <div class="field-byline"> MeetingsNet Staff Report </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There’s good reason the neuroscience of learning is a hot topic at meetings industry conferences nowadays: how one’s brain harnesses and stores information means the difference between simply memorizing information and changing behavior.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/tap-brain-science-make-learning-environments-better" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/tap-brain-science-make-learning-environments-better#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Resources and Reports Wed, 04 May 2016 15:31:00 +0000 60591 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Britt Andreatta, PhD, author, speaker, coach, consultant, and the director of learning and development, Lynda.com</p> IACC Releases Roadmap to Meeting Rooms of the Future http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/iacc-releases-roadmap-meeting-rooms-future <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>According to recent IACC research, future meeting space needs to adopt new technology and physical elements to help create the experiences planners identify as vital to their future events.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/iacc-releases-roadmap-meeting-rooms-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/iacc-releases-roadmap-meeting-rooms-future#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Resources Corporate Meetings Event Planning Site News Mon, 25 Apr 2016 20:10:00 +0000 60091 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>IACC Meeting Room of the Future logo</p> IACC Modernize Your Conference Panels http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/modernize-your-conference-panels <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Panel discussions—some folks love them, most despise them. The bigger issue, however, is that most attendees just don't retain much after listening to one. Here are three strategies that can help.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/modernize-your-conference-panels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/modernize-your-conference-panels#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Audience Engagement Meeting Formats Corporate Meetings Mon, 25 Apr 2016 16:12:00 +0000 60081 at http://meetingsnet.com 4 Steps to a Healthier Meeting http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/4-steps-healthier-meeting <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Practical ways to make your meetings healthier while still meeting attendee expectations—and your budget.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/4-steps-healthier-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/4-steps-healthier-meeting#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Resources Food & Beverage Pharma Meeting Planning Resources and Reports Mon, 04 Apr 2016 16:44:00 +0000 59231 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Vegetable person on a plate</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images 5 Myths About Attendees that Can Wreck Your Meeting http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-myths-about-attendees-can-wreck-your-meeting <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Whether you’re new to meeting planning or (perhaps especially) you’ve been doing it for a while, it’s easy to fall into these traps when thinking about the people who come to your events. But you don't have to.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-myths-about-attendees-can-wreck-your-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-myths-about-attendees-can-wreck-your-meeting#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Meeting Formats Objectives/ROI Resources and Reports face2face Mon, 07 Mar 2016 23:10:00 +0000 58401 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Guy with binoculars looking in the opposite direction of target</p> How Do Your Meetings Measure Up? http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/how-do-your-meetings-measure <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Expert advice on what metrics you should be tracking to gauge your meeting's success, and tips on how to get it done (relatively) painlessly.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/how-do-your-meetings-measure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/how-do-your-meetings-measure#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Fri, 04 Mar 2016 20:57:00 +0000 58341 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Woman peering through glass</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images