Pharma Meeting Planning http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6646/more en Guide to Meetings Industry Certifications http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/guide-meetings-industry-certifications <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There’s an alphabet soup of certification programs open to meeting planners. Here’s what those acronyms on your colleagues’ LinkedIn profiles mean—and how to get them yourself.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/guide-meetings-industry-certifications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/guide-meetings-industry-certifications#comments Association Meetings Education/Certification Medical Meetings Resources Pharma Meeting Planning Resources and Reports Event Planning Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:50:00 +0000 49241 at http://meetingsnet.com Image by NORRIE3699 on Thinkstock by Getty Images 3 Ways to Improve Medical Meetings With Event Apps http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/3-ways-improve-medical-meetings-event-apps <div class="field-byline"> By Pierre Metrailler </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How you can use event apps to create portals to a richer, more enduring medical conference experience.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/3-ways-improve-medical-meetings-event-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/3-ways-improve-medical-meetings-event-apps#comments CME Design Pharma Meeting Planning Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:04:00 +0000 49191 at http://meetingsnet.com 4 Experiential Marketing Practices You Need to Know Now http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/4-experiential-marketing-practices-you-need-know-now <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How elements of experiential marketing can help life sciences meeting managers create more compelling events.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/4-experiential-marketing-practices-you-need-know-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/4-experiential-marketing-practices-you-need-know-now#comments Association Meetings Resources Pharma Meeting Planning Corporate Meetings Event Design Event Planning Medical Meetings Thu, 09 Apr 2015 20:39:00 +0000 49091 at http://meetingsnet.com Photo by Christie's Photographic Solutions Meet the 2015 Shining Star Award Winners http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/meet-2015-shining-star-award-winners <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>These five life sciences meeting professionals were honored with Shining Star awards at Pharma Forum 2015 for excelling at partnering with procurement and producing <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/green-meetingscsr" title="" target="_blank">CSR</a></span> activities with meaning.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/meet-2015-shining-star-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/meet-2015-shining-star-award-winners#comments Pharma Meeting Planning Career Corporate Meetings Fri, 03 Apr 2015 17:08:00 +0000 48871 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>CBI&rsquo;s Amanda Batstone and Julie Janson, key account director with IHG, presented the first Procurement Partnership Award to Aynn Furie, senior director, global meetings category, and Paige Furr, her global procurement partner, from Pfizer.</p> Christie's Photographic Solutions 9 New Things I Learned at Pharma Forum 2015 http://meetingsnet.com/blog/9-new-things-i-learned-pharma-forum-2015 <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Just a few of the many things I learned at this year’s Pharma Forum, held March 22–25 at the Gaylord National in National Harbor, Md.</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/9-new-things-i-learned-pharma-forum-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/9-new-things-i-learned-pharma-forum-2015#comments Association Meetings Pharma Meeting Planning Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings face2face Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:20:00 +0000 48681 at http://meetingsnet.com Luminaries of the Meeting World Gather at Pharma Forum http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/luminaries-meeting-world-gather-pharma-forum <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>MeetingsNet and CBI held the 11<sup>th</sup> annual Pharma Forum at the Gaylord National in National Harbor, Md., March 22&ndash;25, welcoming over 700 attendees focused on planning and hosting meetings in the life sciences industry.</p> </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/luminaries-meeting-world-gather-pharma-forum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/luminaries-meeting-world-gather-pharma-forum#comments Pharma Meeting Planning Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:55:00 +0000 48631 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The Water Coolers did an incredibly funny take on Queen&rsquo;s &ldquo;We Are the Champions,&rdquo; satirizing meeting professionals&rsquo; lives.</p> Pharma Forum 2015: "Lift Moments" Help Newbies Develop Connections http://meetingsnet.com/blog/pharma-forum-2015-lift-moments-help-newbies-develop-connections <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>How one five-minute icebreaker really changed the atmosphere and got people talking at the pre-con meeting for first-time Pharma Forum attendees.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/pharma-forum-2015-lift-moments-help-newbies-develop-connections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/pharma-forum-2015-lift-moments-help-newbies-develop-connections#comments Association Meetings Pharma Meeting Planning Corporate Meetings Event Planning Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:40:00 +0000 48481 at http://meetingsnet.com Pharma Forum 2015: Education, Your Way http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/pharma-forum-2015-education-your-way <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This March, hundreds of life sciences meeting planners will gather in Maryland to learn and share insights, innovations, and experiences with peers who understand the joys and pains of planning in this highly regulated work environment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/pharma-forum-2015-education-your-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/pharma-forum-2015-education-your-way#comments Medical Meetings Resources Pharma Meeting Planning Pharma/Device Regs Mon, 12 Jan 2015 23:42:00 +0000 46441 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Panelists at the 2014 Pharma Forum debating hot issues in pharmaceutical and life sciences meeting management.</p> Johnson Sells Rx Worldwide Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/johnson-sells-rx-worldwide-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Judy Johnson, CMP, president, CEO, and co-owner of Plano, Texas&ndash;based Rx Worldwide Meetings Inc. since 2000, has sold her medical meeting planning company to Sally and Mike Roberts, both of whom come from the pharmaceutical industry.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/johnson-sells-rx-worldwide-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/johnson-sells-rx-worldwide-meetings#comments Pharma Meeting Planning Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:40:00 +0000 46051 at http://meetingsnet.com Genentech’s Mahoney to Chair Pharma Forum 2015 http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/genentech-s-mahoney-chair-pharma-forum-2015 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Mahoney tapped to lead premier pharmaceutical and life sciences meeting management event in March 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/genentech-s-mahoney-chair-pharma-forum-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/genentech-s-mahoney-chair-pharma-forum-2015#comments Medical Meetings Resources Pharma Meeting Planning Pharma/Device Regs Premium Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:23:00 +0000 44191 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Pharma Forum 2015 will be held March 22&ndash;25 at Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Md.</p>