Pharma Meeting Planning http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6646/more en 6 Forces Shaping Business Travel and Incentives http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/6-forces-shaping-business-travel-and-incentives <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>From the world economy to CEO priorities, these mega-trends will affect meetings, incentives, and business travel through the year 2020. Are you prepared?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/6-forces-shaping-business-travel-and-incentives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/6-forces-shaping-business-travel-and-incentives#comments Incentive Planning/Management Pharma Meeting Planning Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:11:00 +0000 51241 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Roger Stotz, chief research officer with the Incentive Research Foundation, pointed to six over-arching trends that he believes will profoundly affect meetings, incentives, and business travel for the next five years during a presentation at the IRF Invitational, held in May in Miami.</p> Digital Blue Photography Pick Like a Pro: International Site Selection Success http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/pick-pro-international-site-selection-success <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>8 lessons for managing risk when selecting a meeting destination outside the U.S.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/pick-pro-international-site-selection-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/pick-pro-international-site-selection-success#comments CME Design Housing/Attrition Incentive Planning/Management Global Site Research Motivational Travel Pharma Meeting Planning Risk Management Site Selection/RFPs Site News Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:13:00 +0000 51191 at http://meetingsnet.com Wavebreakmedia Ltd on Thinkstock by Getty Images The Medical Meetings Landscape: Adapting, Surviving, Thriving http://meetingsnet.com/datasheet/medical-meetings-landscape-adapting-surviving-thriving <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/medical-meetings-landscape-adapting-surviving-thriving" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://meetingsnet.com/site-files/meetingsnet.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/Screen Shot 2015-06-29 at 4.10.00 PM.png" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body"><div></div>Here are the results of our exclusive medical meeting planner survey on the state of the industry, which seeks to shed light on the present state of <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings" title="" target="_blank">medical meetings</a></span>.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/datasheet/medical-meetings-landscape-adapting-surviving-thriving" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CME Design CME Regs Commercial Support Medical Meetings Resources Pharma Meeting Planning Pharma/Device Regs Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:16:00 +0000 51151 at http://meetingsnet.com Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Meetings Terms Glossary http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/pharmaceutical-and-life-sciences-meetings-terms-glossary-0 <div class="field-byline"> By Lisa Keilty </div> <div class="field-deck"> Ever wondered how a drug gets to market and why so meetings are needed? Read on. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>There are multiple meetings associated with bringing a drug to market. The following glossary of terms used by pharmaceutical and life sciences meeting planners will help you understand the types of events and their participants.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/pharmaceutical-and-life-sciences-meetings-terms-glossary-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/pharmaceutical-and-life-sciences-meetings-terms-glossary-0#comments Pharma Meeting Planning Pharma/Device Regs Thu, 25 Jun 2015 19:26:00 +0000 51101 at http://meetingsnet.com Thinkstock How to Electrify a Castle, and Other Unique Venue AV Challenges http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-electrify-castle-and-other-unique-venue-av-challenges <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Unusual venues—from medieval Scottish castles to rooftops, can be great places to host events, but when it comes to audiovisual, they also come with their own set of issues.</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/how-electrify-castle-and-other-unique-venue-av-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-electrify-castle-and-other-unique-venue-av-challenges#comments Association Meetings Audiovisual/Production Incentive Planning/Management Medical Meetings Resources Pharma Meeting Planning face2face Wed, 24 Jun 2015 19:03:00 +0000 51071 at http://meetingsnet.com A Whitepaper on Meeting Risk That May Make You Nervous http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/whitepaper-meeting-risk-may-make-you-nervous <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>American Express Meetings & Events has just released a report looking at life sciences companies' risk mitigation policies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/whitepaper-meeting-risk-may-make-you-nervous" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/whitepaper-meeting-risk-may-make-you-nervous#comments Pharma Meeting Planning Corporate Meetings Wed, 24 Jun 2015 13:39:00 +0000 51061 at http://meetingsnet.com Defining Success, Meeting Planning Style http://meetingsnet.com/blog/defining-success-meeting-planning-style <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Cvent surveyed more than 2,000 of its clients to find out what makes meetings tick these days. Here's a sneak peek of some of the results unveiled last week—you won't believe the size of the largest meeting planning committee they found!</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/defining-success-meeting-planning-style" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/defining-success-meeting-planning-style#comments Budgeting/Cost Savings Marketing Negotiating/Contracts Pharma Meeting Planning Resources and Reports face2face Sat, 20 Jun 2015 18:43:00 +0000 51001 at http://meetingsnet.com Why You Should Care About Duty-of-Care Risks http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-you-should-care-about-duty-care-risks <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you don’t plan meetings for a highly regulated industry like pharma or financial services, you may think you don’t need a meeting management program. But you do.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-you-should-care-about-duty-care-risks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-you-should-care-about-duty-care-risks#comments Association Meetings Pharma Meeting Planning Strategic Meetings Management Mon, 15 Jun 2015 20:24:00 +0000 50951 at http://meetingsnet.com -1001- on Thinkstock by Getty Images Are DMCs Still Relevant? http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/are-dmcs-still-relevant <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A new study from the Incentive Research Foundation explores the value proposition of destination management companies in today’s changing marketplace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/are-dmcs-still-relevant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/are-dmcs-still-relevant#comments Association Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Motivational Travel International Partners Pharma Meeting Planning Recreation/Entertainment Risk Management Mon, 15 Jun 2015 13:30:00 +0000 50921 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>IRF Chief Research Officer Rodger Stotz filled in attendees on the foundation&#39;s recent DMC research at the IRF Invitational.</p> 5 Things that Keep Pharma Planners Up at Night http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/5-things-keep-pharma-planners-night <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Pharma and life sciences meeting planners shared their top pain points at Pharma Forum 2015. Can you relate?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/5-things-keep-pharma-planners-night" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/5-things-keep-pharma-planners-night#comments Pharma Meeting Planning Strategic Meetings Management Tue, 26 May 2015 15:54:00 +0000 50291 at http://meetingsnet.com