Tech http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6663/more en Your New Philosophy Should Be: “Why Not?” http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/your-new-philosophy-should-be-why-not <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Luann Edwards jumps right into new technology—it's actually driven her career path. But for planners who tend to dabble instead, here is her pitch for why diving into <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> can be downright amazing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/your-new-philosophy-should-be-why-not" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/your-new-philosophy-should-be-why-not#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Career/Salary Social Media Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:27:00 +0000 44211 at http://meetingsnet.com To Hawaii and London, via Teleporter in Cambridge, Mass. http://meetingsnet.com/blog/hawaii-and-london-teleporter-cambridge-mass <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>It may not be quite a "beam me up, Scotty" experience, but Marriott's new Teleporter that's making the rounds is still pretty cool, if not a game-changer for meetings.</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/hawaii-and-london-teleporter-cambridge-mass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/hawaii-and-london-teleporter-cambridge-mass#comments Tech News/Trends Site News face2face Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:39:00 +0000 44151 at http://meetingsnet.com 10 Commandments for User-Friendly Event Web Sites http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/10-commandments-user-friendly-event-web-sites <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>How to improve your potential attendees’ experience on your site—and drive more registrations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/10-commandments-user-friendly-event-web-sites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/10-commandments-user-friendly-event-web-sites#comments Attendee Management Marketing Tech News/Trends Event Planning Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:09:00 +0000 44141 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>How to make your event&#39;s Web site drive registration in 10 easy steps.</p> How Do You Feel About That Meeting? http://meetingsnet.com/tech/how-do-you-feel-about-meeting <div class="field-deck"> First real-time conference emotions study at IIeX: Cool or creepy, this could be the next big thing in meeting analytics. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>First real-time conference emotions study at IIeX: Cool or creepy, this could be the next big thing in meeting analytics.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/how-do-you-feel-about-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech/how-do-you-feel-about-meeting#comments Association Meetings Tech Wed, 24 Sep 2014 20:22:00 +0000 44081 at http://meetingsnet.com Wi-Fi, NFC, Big Data: Exhibitions—and Venues—Face New Technology Challenges http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/wi-fi-nfc-big-data-exhibitions-and-venues-face-new-technology-challenges <div class="field-deck"> IAEE's Future Trends Task Force identifies emerging trends and their implications for exhibition organizers, attendees, exhibitors, facilities, and vendors. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>IAEE's Future Trends Task Force identifies emerging trends and their implications for exhibition organizers, attendees, exhibitors, facilities, and vendors.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/wi-fi-nfc-big-data-exhibitions-and-venues-face-new-technology-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/wi-fi-nfc-big-data-exhibitions-and-venues-face-new-technology-challenges#comments Mobile/Apps Trade Shows Wed, 24 Sep 2014 19:56:00 +0000 44071 at http://meetingsnet.com Inspiration in a Ketchup Bottle http://meetingsnet.com/blog/inspiration-ketchup-bottle <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>This condiment at brunch yesterday got me thinking hmm, I bet we could do something fun with this idea for meetings.</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/inspiration-ketchup-bottle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/inspiration-ketchup-bottle#comments Audience Engagement Tech News/Trends Event Planning face2face Mon, 22 Sep 2014 22:39:00 +0000 44041 at http://meetingsnet.com The Dreamforce App: In Your Corner, Not in Your Face http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/dreamforce-app-your-corner-not-your-face <div class="field-deck"> Maybe the best event app is like the highest-end service—so good it’s nearly invisible </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Maybe the best event app is like the highest-end service—so good it’s nearly invisible</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/dreamforce-app-your-corner-not-your-face" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/dreamforce-app-your-corner-not-your-face#comments Association Meetings Audience Engagement Mobile/Apps Corporate Meetings Fri, 19 Sep 2014 02:06:00 +0000 43951 at http://meetingsnet.com Marriott Hotels Looking to Transport Guests—Virtually http://meetingsnet.com/blog/marriott-hotels-looking-transport-guests-virtually <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>I have to check out the Marriott Teleporter when it comes to Boston next week!</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/marriott-hotels-looking-transport-guests-virtually" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/marriott-hotels-looking-transport-guests-virtually#comments Tech News/Trends Site News face2face Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:10:00 +0000 43941 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Person donning Oculus Rift as part of the Marriott Hotels&#39; Transporter 4-D immersive virtual travel experience.</p> How Twitter Going All Facebooky Could Affect Event Marketing http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-twitter-going-all-facebooky-could-affect-event-marketing <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Twitter recently unveiled some platform design tweaks that make it look and feel more like Facebook—and that potentially could make it a better tool for <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/marketing" title="" target="_blank">event marketing</a></span>.</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-twitter-going-all-facebooky-could-affect-event-marketing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-twitter-going-all-facebooky-could-affect-event-marketing#comments Marketing Social Media Tech News/Trends face2face Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:08:00 +0000 43871 at http://meetingsnet.com Challenge to Big Chain CEOs: Be First With Free Wi-Fi http://meetingsnet.com/tech/challenge-big-chain-ceos-be-first-free-wi-fi <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The time has come for all hotels worldwide to offer complimentary basic Internet to all guests. I challenge Messrs. Nasseta, Sorenson, Hoplamazian, Van Paasschen (CEOs of Hilton, Marriott, Hyatt, and Starwood, respectively) to be the industry leader on Wi-Fi.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/challenge-big-chain-ceos-be-first-free-wi-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech/challenge-big-chain-ceos-be-first-free-wi-fi#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Negotiating/Contracts Medical Meetings News Tech Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:02:00 +0000 43531 at http://meetingsnet.com