Tech http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6663/more en 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/medical-meetings/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/medical-meetings/9-ideas-virtual-meeting-toolkit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/9-ideas-virtual-meeting-toolkit#comments 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 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/tips-top/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/tips-top/content-worth-sharing-and-other-reasons-events-go-viral" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/content-worth-sharing-and-other-reasons-events-go-viral#comments Tips from Top Social Media Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:02:00 +0000 47641 at http://meetingsnet.com