Audience Engagement http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6619/more en How to Gamify Your Event in 6 Simple—not Easy—Steps http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/how-gamify-your-event-6-simple-not-easy-steps <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>We already live in a highly gamified world, whether we realize it or not. Here’s how to put the concept to work to achieve your organization’s goals.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/how-gamify-your-event-6-simple-not-easy-steps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/how-gamify-your-event-6-simple-not-easy-steps#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Teambuilding Resources and Reports Fri, 26 Aug 2016 21:19:00 +0000 65201 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Cartoon man jumping after coins like in a video game</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Does Your Event Take Advantage of Today’s Post-and-Share Culture? http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/does-your-event-take-advantage-today-s-post-and-share-culture <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A new study shows nearly all participants like to share content when they go to events. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/does-your-event-take-advantage-today-s-post-and-share-culture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/does-your-event-take-advantage-today-s-post-and-share-culture#comments Audience Engagement Marketing Social Media Wed, 10 Aug 2016 21:27:00 +0000 64571 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>hands holding up signs saying &quot;tweet&quot; &quot;share&quot; etc.</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images How to Grab onto the Wildly Popular Pokémon Go Phenomenon http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-grab-wildly-popular-pok-mon-go-phenomenon <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Is Pokémon Go just another “obsession-driven, purse-depleting, patience-testing passing tech trend,” or a fun new way to jazz up your next event?</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-grab-wildly-popular-pok-mon-go-phenomenon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-grab-wildly-popular-pok-mon-go-phenomenon#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Mobile/Apps Tech News/Trends Resources and Reports face2face Fri, 05 Aug 2016 21:59:00 +0000 64481 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Cartoon hand holding cellphone with Pokemon Go</p> Marketing and SMM: The New Power Couple http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/marketing-and-smm-new-power-couple <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Is the Global Business Travel Association, which created a new standard for planners by developing <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/strategic-meetings-management" title="Strategic Meetings Management " target="_blank">strategic meetings management</a></span> 12 years ago, about to push the meetings industry forward again?</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/marketing-and-smm-new-power-couple" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/marketing-and-smm-new-power-couple#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Career Corporate Meetings Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:08:00 +0000 64251 at http://meetingsnet.com Meetings Podcast: How Heiner Koppermann, SwarmWorks, Makes Meetings Interactive http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/meetings-podcast-how-heiner-koppermann-swarmworks-makes-meetings-interactive <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Grass Shack Events and Media's Mike McAllen sits down with Heiner Koppermann, cofounder and CEO of SwarmWorks Ltd. (Germany) and SwarmWorks, Inc. (USA), both specializing in the development and deployment of technologies for interactive live communication and audience engagement.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/meetings-podcast-how-heiner-koppermann-swarmworks-makes-meetings-interactive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/meetings-podcast-how-heiner-koppermann-swarmworks-makes-meetings-interactive#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Meeting Formats Resources and Reports Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:48:00 +0000 63501 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>&quot;Variety is the spice of life&quot; with spoons of spices</p> MPI #WEC16: A Few of My Favorite Things http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mpi-wec16-few-my-favorite-things <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here are some of the things that stood out for me at Meeting Professionals International's 2016 World Education Congress, from people watching to tunes to top-notch education.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mpi-wec16-few-my-favorite-things" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mpi-wec16-few-my-favorite-things#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Meeting Formats Resources and Reports Northeast U.S. face2face Mon, 20 Jun 2016 15:02:00 +0000 63211 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Poker at The Big Deal MPI WEC16 fundraiser.</p> 5 Ways to Inspire, Motivate, and Activate Attendees http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/5-ways-inspire-motivate-and-activate-attendees <div class="field-byline"> By Julie Walker, Cramer </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How to transform your events from being expensive information-transmitters to meaningful motivational activators </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/5-ways-inspire-motivate-and-activate-attendees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/5-ways-inspire-motivate-and-activate-attendees#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Fri, 10 Jun 2016 14:56:00 +0000 62801 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Post-It note saying, &quot;Time for Action&quot;</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Four Fantastically Creative (and Budget Friendly!) Ways to Elevate Your Collateral http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/four-fantastically-creative-and-budget-friendly-ways-elevate-your-collateral <div class="field-byline"> By Devin Tani </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Printers with "variable data" capabilities have changed the game when it comes to personalizing collateral materials. Find out more about it and three other creative printing and finishing solutions that will wow prospects and attendees.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/four-fantastically-creative-and-budget-friendly-ways-elevate-your-collateral" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/four-fantastically-creative-and-budget-friendly-ways-elevate-your-collateral#comments Association Meetings Audience Engagement Corporate Meetings Wed, 08 Jun 2016 12:16:00 +0000 62641 at http://meetingsnet.com 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> Bring Your General Sessions to Life with Theater-in-the-Round http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/bring-your-general-sessions-life-theater-round <div class="field-byline"> By Kristin Arnold </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Here’s how you can use theater-in-the-round, an audience-centric room set that engages and involves, but can be a bit tricky to pull off.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/bring-your-general-sessions-life-theater-round" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/bring-your-general-sessions-life-theater-round#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Meeting Formats Resources and Reports Wed, 01 Jun 2016 15:28:00 +0000 62021 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Spotlights on round stage</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images