Medical Meetings Resources http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6645/more en 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> MPI #WEC16 Rewrites the Rules http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-wec16-rewrites-rules <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meeting Professionals International’s World Education Congress 2016 broke new ground in Atlantic City as participants played hard, learned more, got experiential, and cuddled a lot of puppies.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-wec16-rewrites-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-wec16-rewrites-rules#comments Association Meetings Resources Education/Certification Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Fri, 17 Jun 2016 21:19:00 +0000 63171 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Sand sculpture welcoming MPI WEC16 attendees to Atlantic City</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 What’s a CMP Worth? About $8,500 http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/what-s-cmp-worth-about-8500 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Results from the Professional Convention Management Association’s 2016 annual salary survey track pay increases, work loads, and other key metrics.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/what-s-cmp-worth-about-8500" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/what-s-cmp-worth-about-8500#comments Association Meetings Resources Career/Salary Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Thu, 09 Jun 2016 20:50:00 +0000 62751 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Woman looking up at dollars falling through the air</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Meetings Podcast: Steven Wickel on the Future of Events Show http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/meetings-podcast-steven-wickel-future-events-show <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Grass Shack Events and Media's Mike McAllen talks with Steven Wickel about the upcoming Future of Events Conference, which he founded.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/meetings-podcast-steven-wickel-future-events-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/meetings-podcast-steven-wickel-future-events-show#comments Association Meetings Resources Global Meetings Resources Education/Certification Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Thu, 09 Jun 2016 12:56:00 +0000 62691 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Quote: &quot;Don&#39;t look back. You&#39;re not going that way.&quot;</p> Is the Way You're Using Technology Hijacking Your Attendees' Minds? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/way-youre-using-technology-hijacking-your-attendees-minds <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>A former Google design ethicist talks about how technology can be used to exploit people’s mental vulnerabilities—something you’re likely doing now without even realizing it.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/way-youre-using-technology-hijacking-your-attendees-minds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/way-youre-using-technology-hijacking-your-attendees-minds#comments Marketing Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports face2face Wed, 08 Jun 2016 19:54:00 +0000 62671 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Brain with cellphone and internet symbols</p> Perspective: I Nominate... http://meetingsnet.com/career/perspective-i-nominate-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>We can’t take everyone for our annual honor, now nine years running, but I tip my hat to the obvious effort, leadership, and innovation documented in all the nominations we received.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career/perspective-i-nominate-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career/perspective-i-nominate-0#comments Association Meetings Resources Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Career Mon, 06 Jun 2016 19:34:00 +0000 62531 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>MeetingsNet&#39;s 2016 Changemakers</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 Why Being Super Crazy Busy Is Actually a Good Thing http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-being-super-crazy-busy-actually-good-thing <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Stressed out with too much to do and not enough time to do it in? Your brain says, “Thanks!”</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-being-super-crazy-busy-actually-good-thing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/why-being-super-crazy-busy-actually-good-thing#comments Association Meetings Resources Career Resources Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports face2face Tue, 31 May 2016 20:52:00 +0000 61941 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Office with wall calendar covered in Post-It notes</p>