Tech http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6663/more en Guest Post: 4 Event Planner Tech Budgeting Best Practices http://meetingsnet.com/blog/guest-post-4-event-planner-tech-budgeting-best-practices <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>How to optimize your event technology budget</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/guest-post-4-event-planner-tech-budgeting-best-practices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/guest-post-4-event-planner-tech-budgeting-best-practices#comments Association Meetings Association Meetings Resources Audiovisual/Production Event Management Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings face2face Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:35:00 +0000 49211 at http://meetingsnet.com Easter Eggs Aren’t Just for Easter http://meetingsnet.com/blog/easter-eggs-aren-t-just-easter <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>What event marketers and meeting professionals can learn from “Easter eggs,” those hidden features, messages, and inside jokes hidden in some Web sites.</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/easter-eggs-aren-t-just-easter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/easter-eggs-aren-t-just-easter#comments Audience Engagement Marketing Motivational Travel Tech News/Trends Medical Meetings face2face Mon, 06 Apr 2015 15:49:00 +0000 48901 at http://meetingsnet.com Why Half Your Attendees Never Ask a Question http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/why-half-your-attendees-never-ask-question <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>More than half of meeting attendees probably will never ask a question in the traditional pass-the-microphone setting because they want to remain anonymous. There's a way to hear from them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/why-half-your-attendees-never-ask-question" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/why-half-your-attendees-never-ask-question#comments Audience Engagement Mobile/Apps Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:05:00 +0000 48721 at http://meetingsnet.com Easy Carbon Calculator for Events http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/easy-carbon-calculator-events <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>MeetGreen now offers the TerraPass Event Carbon Calculator to help event organizers understand and reduce their event’s total carbon emissions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/easy-carbon-calculator-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/easy-carbon-calculator-events#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Tech News/Trends Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:15:00 +0000 48601 at http://meetingsnet.com Image courtesy of MeetGreen and TerraPass 9 Ideas for a Virtual Meeting Toolkit http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/9-ideas-virtual-meeting-toolkit <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A virtual meeting toolkit can help meeting teams and customers better understand their virtual meeting options.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/9-ideas-virtual-meeting-toolkit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/9-ideas-virtual-meeting-toolkit#comments Tips from Top Audience Engagement Virtual/Hybrid Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:42:00 +0000 48551 at http://meetingsnet.com How to Partner With Your Social Media Manager http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/how-partner-your-social-media-manager <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As a meeting planner, you bring people together to collaborate, network, learn, and engage with your company. As a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> manager, I do that too, only using social networking technology. Here’s how I partner with my meeting management colleagues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/how-partner-your-social-media-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/how-partner-your-social-media-manager#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Social Media Event Planning Medical Meetings Wed, 18 Mar 2015 19:56:00 +0000 48381 at http://meetingsnet.com Don't Miss this Webinar on Using Technology to Engage Attendees http://meetingsnet.com/blog/dont-miss-webinar-using-technology-engage-attendees <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Take a half hour this Thursday at 2 p.m. ET to learn some practical ways you can use high- and low-end technology to captivate your meeting attendees—and earn .5 hours toward your CMP. </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/dont-miss-webinar-using-technology-engage-attendees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/dont-miss-webinar-using-technology-engage-attendees#comments Association Meetings Education/Certification Corporate Meetings Event Design Event Planning Tech face2face Tue, 17 Mar 2015 13:50:00 +0000 48331 at http://meetingsnet.com At SXSW, Dogs Save Phones, Attendees Save Dogs http://meetingsnet.com/blog/sxsw-dogs-save-phones-attendees-save-dogs <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>At the upcoming SXSW conference/festival, a mobile phone battery case maker teams up with a St. Bernard rescue organization for a pretty unique service/corporate social responsibility activity: using rescue dogs to bring chargers to rescue attendees' dead cellphones. </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/sxsw-dogs-save-phones-attendees-save-dogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/sxsw-dogs-save-phones-attendees-save-dogs#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Corporate Meetings Tech face2face Thu, 12 Mar 2015 13:18:00 +0000 48241 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Photo of Saint Bernard peering up through grass by <a class="owner-name truncate" data-track="attributionNameClick" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/hfb/" p="49" title="Go to Elaine Ashton's photostream">Elaine Ashton</a> via Flickr</p> App that Acts Like Yelp for those with Disabilities http://meetingsnet.com/blog/app-acts-yelp-those-disabilities <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>A guy with multiple sclerosis develops an app that enables people to rate businesses based on how accessible they are for those with disabilities. </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/app-acts-yelp-those-disabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/app-acts-yelp-those-disabilities#comments Tech News/Trends face2face Wed, 11 Mar 2015 19:50:00 +0000 48231 at http://meetingsnet.com New Tool to Help You Find the Fastest Flight http://meetingsnet.com/blog/new-tool-help-you-find-fastest-flight <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>ESPN's FiveThirtyEight launches new site that will help you figure out which airlines, airports, and individual flights will get you where you want to go the fastest.</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/new-tool-help-you-find-fastest-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/new-tool-help-you-find-fastest-flight#comments Association Meetings Business Travel Tips Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Tech face2face Wed, 11 Mar 2015 18:40:00 +0000 48201 at http://meetingsnet.com