Tech News/Trends http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6668/more en Can Venues Block Your Wi-Fi? Industry Waiting for FCC http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/can-venues-block-your-wi-fi-industry-waiting-fcc <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Earlier this week, Marriott said it would no longer block meeting attendees' personal Wi-Fi hotspots at its properties. But a petition filed by Marriott and the AH&LA, asking the FCC to allow Wi-Fi blocking in certain instances, remains open.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/can-venues-block-your-wi-fi-industry-waiting-fcc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/can-venues-block-your-wi-fi-industry-waiting-fcc#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Tech News/Trends Corporate Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:12:00 +0000 46521 at http://meetingsnet.com Harnessing the Multitask Trend: FreemanXP’s New Second-Screen Solution http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/harnessing-multitask-trend-freemanxp-s-new-second-screen-solution <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In January, FreemanXP will launch FXP | touch, allowing participants to engage with a speaker’s presentation on their mobile devices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/harnessing-multitask-trend-freemanxp-s-new-second-screen-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/harnessing-multitask-trend-freemanxp-s-new-second-screen-solution#comments Association Meetings Audience Engagement Mobile/Apps Tech News/Trends Corporate Meetings Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:20:00 +0000 46101 at http://meetingsnet.com Guest Post: A Quick Guide to AV for Multistate Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/blog/guest-post-quick-guide-av-multistate-meetings <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Making the case for using nationwide vendors when sourcing audiovisual gear for multistate 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/guest-post-quick-guide-av-multistate-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/guest-post-quick-guide-av-multistate-meetings#comments Association Meetings Resources Tech News/Trends face2face Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:38:00 +0000 46041 at http://meetingsnet.com New Medical Meetings Database Debuts http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings-resources/new-medical-meetings-database-debuts-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>eMedEvents launches online resource designed to help healthcare professionals find, and register for, conferences and other medical events.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings-resources/new-medical-meetings-database-debuts-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings-resources/new-medical-meetings-database-debuts-0#comments Medical Meetings Resources Tech News/Trends Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:01:00 +0000 46031 at http://meetingsnet.com Guest Post: Top 4 AV Trends of the Year http://meetingsnet.com/blog/guest-post-top-4-av-trends-year <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Before the meetings community looks ahead to the potential challenges and opportunities coming in 2015, let’s review four of the top trends of this year. </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-top-4-av-trends-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/guest-post-top-4-av-trends-year#comments Tech News/Trends face2face Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:21:00 +0000 45981 at http://meetingsnet.com 9 Ways Meetings Affect Hotels: New Trends Report http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/9-ways-meetings-affect-hotels-new-trends-report <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>To keep meeting customers coming back, hotel companies must focus on cybersecurity, helping planners collect data, creating affordable brands, and, of course, providing reliable Wi-Fi. Read more in the just-released report from Meetings Mean Business and Social Tables.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/9-ways-meetings-affect-hotels-new-trends-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/9-ways-meetings-affect-hotels-new-trends-report#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Event Management Tech News/Trends Event Planning Medical Meetings Tue, 09 Dec 2014 14:47:00 +0000 45841 at http://meetingsnet.com MeetingsNet Tablet Magazine Nominated for Design Award http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/meetingsnet-tablet-magazine-nominated-design-award <div class="field-deck"> MeetingsNet's Interactive App Gets the Nod from Folio Magazine </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The MeetingsNet magazine app for tablets and smartphones is a finalist in the design category in the media industry&rsquo;s largest awards program. We are also pleased to announce that all issues are now optimized for faster downloads.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/meetingsnet-tablet-magazine-nominated-design-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/meetingsnet-tablet-magazine-nominated-design-award#comments Career Resources Tech News/Trends Tue, 11 Nov 2014 13:19:00 +0000 45161 at http://meetingsnet.com LiquidSpace: Fast and Simple Meeting Space Rental http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/liquidspace-fast-and-simple-meeting-space-rental <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Surpassing one million transactions and securing $14 million in funding, LiquidSpace is proving the popularity of its real-time search-and-book Web site for meeting space.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/liquidspace-fast-and-simple-meeting-space-rental" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/liquidspace-fast-and-simple-meeting-space-rental#comments Tech News/Trends Site Selection/RFPs Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:28:00 +0000 45001 at http://meetingsnet.com Marriott Offers Free Wi-Fi at 3,800 Hotels http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/marriott-offers-free-wi-fi-3800-hotels <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Conditions: You need to be a Marriott Rewards member, and you need to book your stay through a Marriott channel.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/marriott-offers-free-wi-fi-3800-hotels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/marriott-offers-free-wi-fi-3800-hotels#comments Business Travel Tips Tech News/Trends News Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:39:00 +0000 44981 at http://meetingsnet.com The Meetings App Gap http://meetingsnet.com/blog/meetings-app-gap <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>According to a new study from American Express, planners and attendees aren't on the same wavelength when it comes to the importance of <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> and meeting apps.</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/meetings-app-gap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/meetings-app-gap#comments Mobile/Apps Social Media Tech News/Trends face2face Tue, 07 Oct 2014 20:55:00 +0000 44371 at http://meetingsnet.com