Tech http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6663/more en Starwood’s Innovation Studio Debuts in New York http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/starwood-s-innovation-studio-debuts-new-york <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Starlab aims to bring a startup spirit to the mega-hospitality brand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/starwood-s-innovation-studio-debuts-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/starwood-s-innovation-studio-debuts-new-york#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Site News Tech Tue, 24 Feb 2015 21:27:00 +0000 47721 at http://meetingsnet.com Courtesy of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Content Worth Sharing—and Other Reasons Events Go Viral http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/content-worth-sharing-and-other-reasons-events-go-viral <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Harness attendees’ natural drive to share what they learn and experience at meetings and turn it into more reach and visibility for your events. FreemanXP’s new report shows how it’s done.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/content-worth-sharing-and-other-reasons-events-go-viral" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/content-worth-sharing-and-other-reasons-events-go-viral#comments Social Media Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:02:00 +0000 47641 at http://meetingsnet.com Stats to Justify Your Mobile App http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/stats-justify-your-mobile-app <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>An infographic from CrowdCompass shares <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/objectivesroi" title="" target="_blank">ROI</a></span> stats for planners considering mobile apps. How about saving your marketing programs manager a month of work?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/stats-justify-your-mobile-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/stats-justify-your-mobile-app#comments Mobile/Apps Thu, 19 Feb 2015 01:30:00 +0000 47581 at http://meetingsnet.com Where In the World Is the Best Hotel Wi-Fi? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/where-world-best-hotel-wi-fi <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>This infographic details where you can find the highest quality hotel Wi-Fi around the world. Some of the answers may surprise you.</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/where-world-best-hotel-wi-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/where-world-best-hotel-wi-fi#comments Association Meetings Global Site Research Tech News/Trends Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Site News face2face Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16:37:00 +0000 47391 at http://meetingsnet.com Disrupting Medical Education, One Hack at a Time http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/disrupting-medical-education-one-hack-time <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Students, physicians, scientists, software designers, and business execs gather at Tufts to reinvent the state of medical education.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/disrupting-medical-education-one-hack-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/disrupting-medical-education-one-hack-time#comments CME Design Tech News/Trends Wed, 11 Feb 2015 22:22:00 +0000 47361 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Team SimRV in the process of designing the winning project. Photo courtesy of Medstart at Tufts and Major League Hacking.</p> 8 Meeting Tech Startups—and Why We Love Them http://meetingsnet.com/tech/8-meeting-tech-startups-and-why-we-love-them <div class="field-deck"> Brain dates, heat maps, and more new tech to send your meetings flying </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Brain dates, heat maps, and more new tech to send your meetings flying</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/8-meeting-tech-startups-and-why-we-love-them" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech/8-meeting-tech-startups-and-why-we-love-them#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Tech Tue, 10 Feb 2015 13:58:00 +0000 47321 at http://meetingsnet.com FCC Advisory: Venues Can’t Block Wi-Fi http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/fcc-advisory-venues-can-t-block-wi-fi <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The FCC today released a warning to would-be Wi-Fi blockers: Don't do it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/fcc-advisory-venues-can-t-block-wi-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/fcc-advisory-venues-can-t-block-wi-fi#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Trade Shows Event Planning Tech Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:05:00 +0000 46831 at http://meetingsnet.com Houston Convention Center First to Offer Bitcoin http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/houston-convention-center-first-offer-bitcoin <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Bitcoin—the virtual currency that seems to have garnered an equal mix of cheers, criticism, and confusion since its launch—is now available to Houston conventioneers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/houston-convention-center-first-offer-bitcoin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/houston-convention-center-first-offer-bitcoin#comments Association Meetings Southwest Tech Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:29:00 +0000 46701 at http://meetingsnet.com Geolocation Comes to Boston Convention Center http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/geolocation-comes-boston-convention-center <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Attendees at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center will soon be able to use Sherpa’s digital, turn-by-turn, wayfinding service to get where they need to go.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/geolocation-comes-boston-convention-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/geolocation-comes-boston-convention-center#comments Association Meetings Trade Shows Northeast U.S. Tech Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:24:00 +0000 46621 at http://meetingsnet.com Millennials Make Meetings Better for All http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/millennials-make-meetings-better-all <div class="field-byline"> By Rob Carey and Alison Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Today's innovations at meetings, most of which are driven by the needs and desires of younger attendees, are benefiting attendees of all generations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/millennials-make-meetings-better-all" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/millennials-make-meetings-better-all#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Event Design Event Planning Global Events Medical Meetings Tech Sun, 18 Jan 2015 21:42:00 +0000 46541 at http://meetingsnet.com