Meeting Formats http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6621/more en Networking Isn't for the Faint of Heart http://meetingsnet.com/blog/networking-isnt-faint-heart <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Is your networking event not really encouraging people to actually try to meet people they don't already know? Here are some ideas that may help.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/networking-isnt-faint-heart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/networking-isnt-faint-heart#comments Meeting Formats face2face Wed, 02 Jul 2014 18:58:00 +0000 42261 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Networking at Cvent&#39;s Corporate and Association Meetings Summits (photo courtesy of Cvent)</p> LPL Financial Turns a Trade Show into a Community http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/lpl-financial-turns-trade-show-community <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Success hasn't slowed down innovation at LPL Financial's annual conference. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/lpl-financial-turns-trade-show-community" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/lpl-financial-turns-trade-show-community#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Meeting Formats Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:37:00 +0000 41911 at http://meetingsnet.com Book a Meeting With No RFP, No Contract http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/book-meeting-no-rfp-no-contract <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Search for and book small meeting spaces (like the MAKERS venue in Seattle, pictured) on the spot with the LiquidSpace Web site and app. And now, for a fee, track those bookings at your own secure Web portal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/book-meeting-no-rfp-no-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/book-meeting-no-rfp-no-contract#comments Meeting Formats Strategic Meetings Management Site Selection/RFPs Medical Meetings News Mon, 19 May 2014 15:26:00 +0000 41531 at http://meetingsnet.com Sustainable Meetings Conference: Making Little Ideas Big http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/sustainable-meetings-conference-making-little-ideas-big <div class="field-deck"> Collaboration and building bridges key themes </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The recent Sustainable Meetings Conference held at the San Francisco Hilton April 15&ndash;17 took its theme&mdash;Building Bridges&mdash;quite literally, as in-person participants built physical bridges throughout the meeting space.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/sustainable-meetings-conference-making-little-ideas-big" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/sustainable-meetings-conference-making-little-ideas-big#comments Green Meetings/CSR Meeting Formats Wed, 30 Apr 2014 13:36:00 +0000 41081 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Paul Salinger moderated an opening panel at the Sustainable Meetings Conference.</p> <p><span>Paul Salinger moderated an opening panel at the Sustainable Meetings Conference.</span></p> Space Is Still the Final Meeting Frontier http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/space-still-final-meeting-frontier <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How to add a little pizazz—and a lot more learning—to your events </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/space-still-final-meeting-frontier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/space-still-final-meeting-frontier#comments Meeting Formats Premium Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:08:00 +0000 40871 at http://meetingsnet.com Boring to Buzzworthy: The New Awards Ceremony http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/boring-buzzworthy-new-awards-ceremony <div class="field-deck"> Our top tips for making your next awards ceremony something to talk about </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>It&rsquo;s not very often that event organizers get nominated for well-executed awards ceremonies. That&rsquo;s because award galas tend to be fairly traditional in their approach, difficult to make entertaining, and seemingly endless when there are lots of winners.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/boring-buzzworthy-new-awards-ceremony" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/boring-buzzworthy-new-awards-ceremony#comments Audiovisual/Production Meeting Formats Tue, 08 Apr 2014 15:47:00 +0000 40761 at http://meetingsnet.com HSMAI's Adrian Awards Celebrate Creativity http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/hsmais-adrian-awards-celebrate-creativity <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Do some of these marketing and advertising programs seem familiar? They should. They are award-worthy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/hsmais-adrian-awards-celebrate-creativity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/hsmais-adrian-awards-celebrate-creativity#comments Audiovisual/Production Meeting Formats Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:26:00 +0000 40721 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Shall We Dance?</p> Your Questions about Participant-led Events, Answered http://meetingsnet.com/blog/your-questions-about-participant-led-events-answered <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>A recent MeetingsNet webinar on how to design conferences that engage and are highly interactive ran out of time to answer all the questions it generated. Here they are!</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/your-questions-about-participant-led-events-answered" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/your-questions-about-participant-led-events-answered#comments Meeting Formats face2face Tue, 11 Feb 2014 13:57:00 +0000 39801 at http://meetingsnet.com A Meeting for Attendees, by Attendees http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/meeting-attendees-attendees <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What participant-led meetings are, and why you may want to consider holding one</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/meeting-attendees-attendees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/meeting-attendees-attendees#comments Adult Learning Audience Engagement Meeting Formats Wed, 05 Feb 2014 21:22:00 +0000 39701 at http://meetingsnet.com The M3 Road Trip: Montréal to Boston for PCMA http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/m3-road-trip-montr-al-boston-pcma <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>1 bus, 4 CEUs, 22 meeting pros, 600 miles...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/m3-road-trip-montr-al-boston-pcma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/m3-road-trip-montr-al-boston-pcma#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Meeting Formats Fri, 31 Jan 2014 20:35:00 +0000 39631 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Marie Lou Coupal, JPdL International, got the road trip rolling.</p>