Tech News/Trends http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6668/more en Association Education Climbs on the Digital Badge-Wagon http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/association-education-climbs-digital-badge-wagon <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The way people get information has permanently changed, says one association exec. If meeting planners don’t adapt, their organizations will lose members.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/association-education-climbs-digital-badge-wagon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/association-education-climbs-digital-badge-wagon#comments Association Meetings Resources Education/Certification Tech News/Trends Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:47:00 +0000 67211 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Microcredential Trend</p> Vista Seals the Cvent/Lanyon Merger Deal http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/vista-seals-cventlanyon-merger-deal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The merger of the two giant enterprise event management companies is now official.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/vista-seals-cventlanyon-merger-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/vista-seals-cventlanyon-merger-deal#comments Association Meetings Resources Pharma Meeting Planning Tech News/Trends Resources and Reports Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:54:00 +0000 67191 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Cvent Founder and CEO Reggie Aggarwal</p> New Platform Aims to Help Planners Crowdsource Content http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/new-platform-aims-help-planners-crowdsource-content <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>SharedXP is designed to tap into the collective intelligence of peer groups to co-create event content.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/new-platform-aims-help-planners-crowdsource-content" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/new-platform-aims-help-planners-crowdsource-content#comments Association Meetings Event Management Tech News/Trends Speakers Corporate Meetings Tue, 22 Nov 2016 21:14:00 +0000 67121 at http://meetingsnet.com SharedXP How Hyatt Is Harnessing Technology to Streamline the Planning Process http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/how-hyatt-harnessing-technology-streamline-planning-process <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>From a small-meeting portal to a group billing program, Hyatt Hotels is rolling out new processes designed to put smiles on planners’ faces.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/how-hyatt-harnessing-technology-streamline-planning-process" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/how-hyatt-harnessing-technology-streamline-planning-process#comments Event Management Tech News/Trends Site News Thu, 17 Nov 2016 19:45:00 +0000 66991 at http://meetingsnet.com Image by frankpeters on Thinkstock by Getty Images 5 Ways to Drive FOMO for Your Event http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/5-ways-drive-fomo-your-event <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>People now value experiences over stuff—and they love to share those experiences. And make those who missed it jealous. You can use this to market your event.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/5-ways-drive-fomo-your-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/5-ways-drive-fomo-your-event#comments Audience Engagement Marketing Tech News/Trends Corporate Meetings Tue, 15 Nov 2016 14:31:00 +0000 66911 at http://meetingsnet.com Image by bodza2 on Thinkstock by Getty Images If You Like It Then You Better Put a (Digital) Badge on It http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/if-you-it-then-you-better-put-digital-badge-it <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Here’s what two organizations learned as they dove into digital badging for their credentialing programs.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/if-you-it-then-you-better-put-digital-badge-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/if-you-it-then-you-better-put-digital-badge-it#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Resources Tech News/Trends Resources and Reports Wed, 05 Oct 2016 21:37:00 +0000 66041 at http://meetingsnet.com Are You Prepared for a Cybersecurity Breach at Your Next Event? http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/are-you-prepared-cybersecurity-breach-your-next-event <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Take this survey to help the CIC’s new APEX cybersecurity task force develop ways to help combat this growing threat to the events industry.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/are-you-prepared-cybersecurity-breach-your-next-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/are-you-prepared-cybersecurity-breach-your-next-event#comments Association Meetings Tech News/Trends Risk Management Corporate Meetings Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:43:00 +0000 65891 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Hacker entering keyhold</p> Image by BeeBright on Thinkstock by Getty Images Why You Need to Be All In on These 4 Vital Event Tech Tools http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/why-you-need-be-all-these-4-vital-event-tech-tools <div class="field-byline"> By Liz Burton, High Speed Training </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Are you optimizing the technologies that can help make your events more appealing, engaging, and educational? </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/why-you-need-be-all-these-4-vital-event-tech-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/why-you-need-be-all-these-4-vital-event-tech-tools#comments Association Meetings Resources Marketing Tech News/Trends Resources and Reports Event Planning Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:56:00 +0000 65881 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Mobile device</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Is Your Meeting Tech a Mullet or a Man Bun? http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/your-meeting-tech-mullet-or-man-bun <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Don’t get mired down in event technology that worked great in 1988. It’s time to integrate and innovate.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/your-meeting-tech-mullet-or-man-bun" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/your-meeting-tech-mullet-or-man-bun#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Tech News/Trends Resources and Reports Wed, 31 Aug 2016 16:04:00 +0000 65311 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>&#39;80s singer with a mullet</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images How to Use Facebook to Send Your Attendee Engagement Soaring http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-use-facebook-send-your-attendee-engagement-soaring <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Four ways you can harness the power of Facebook to make your events more focused, relevant, and impactful—and grow your audience to boot</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-use-facebook-send-your-attendee-engagement-soaring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-use-facebook-send-your-attendee-engagement-soaring#comments Marketing Social Media Tech News/Trends Event Planning face2face Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:18:00 +0000 65181 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Facebook &quot;Like&quot; button</p>