Virtual/Hybrid http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6669/more en Meetings in the World of Oculus Rift, Robots, and Augmented Reality http://meetingsnet.com/blog/meetings-world-oculus-rift-robots-and-augmented-reality <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>How will new immersive technologies affect meetings? Think fast, because they're (almost) here.</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-world-oculus-rift-robots-and-augmented-reality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/meetings-world-oculus-rift-robots-and-augmented-reality#comments Tech News/Trends Virtual/Hybrid face2face Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:05:00 +0000 41841 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Real-Life Webcast Nightmares, and 5 Sure-Fire Tips http://meetingsnet.com/virtualhybrid/5-real-life-webcast-nightmares-and-5-sure-fire-tips <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Eric Vidal, director of product marketing with InterCall, has spent 15 years developing and implementing virtual marketing and learning strategies for global companies. We invited him to share some of his webinar war stories—and a few best practices, so you can keep your virtual meeting room running smoothly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/virtualhybrid/5-real-life-webcast-nightmares-and-5-sure-fire-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/virtualhybrid/5-real-life-webcast-nightmares-and-5-sure-fire-tips#comments Virtual/Hybrid Premium Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:35:00 +0000 40411 at http://meetingsnet.com How to Avoid Death by Webinar http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/how-avoid-death-webinar <div class="field-byline"> By Amy Osterholm, MPH, MSW, and Karen Olivar Mariano </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Webinars are great tools for time- and cost-efficient training—but they can be boring. Here are some tips to keep your learners focused on learning, not checking e-mail.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/how-avoid-death-webinar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/adult-learning/how-avoid-death-webinar#comments Adult Learning CME Design Virtual/Hybrid Thu, 06 Feb 2014 18:53:00 +0000 39741 at http://meetingsnet.com Virtual Meetings: Test Your Knowledge http://meetingsnet.com/virtualhybrid/virtual-meetings-test-your-knowledge <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Take this quiz to check your digital event IQ</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/virtualhybrid/virtual-meetings-test-your-knowledge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/virtualhybrid/virtual-meetings-test-your-knowledge#comments Virtual/Hybrid Fri, 17 Jan 2014 21:52:00 +0000 39411 at http://meetingsnet.com Mayo Clinic Extends Its Conference's Virtual Reach http://meetingsnet.com/virtualhybrid/mayo-clinic-extends-its-conferences-virtual-reach <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How an event designed to spur innovation uses technology to bring its message to a global audience. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/virtualhybrid/mayo-clinic-extends-its-conferences-virtual-reach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/virtualhybrid/mayo-clinic-extends-its-conferences-virtual-reach#comments CME Design Virtual/Hybrid Tue, 07 Jan 2014 16:33:00 +0000 39311 at http://meetingsnet.com Samuel J. Smith on How to Create a Hybrid Event http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/samuel-j-smith-how-create-hybrid-event <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>You need the experience of attending a virtual meeting if you want to be successful at planning one, and other tips from a hybrid pro.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/samuel-j-smith-how-create-hybrid-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/samuel-j-smith-how-create-hybrid-event#comments Virtual/Hybrid Mon, 11 Nov 2013 18:40:00 +0000 38411 at http://meetingsnet.com How One Hybrid Meeting Reached 35,000 Remote Attendees http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/how-one-hybrid-meeting-reached-35000-remote-attendees <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Gospel Coalition’s National Conference drew 5,000-plus people from 41 countries to the Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando in April. But, great as they are, those attendance numbers represent just a fraction of The Gospel Coalition’s international audience who attended virtually. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/how-one-hybrid-meeting-reached-35000-remote-attendees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/how-one-hybrid-meeting-reached-35000-remote-attendees#comments Association Meetings Religious/SMERF Virtual/Hybrid Premium Mon, 12 Aug 2013 15:14:00 +0000 35531 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Broadcasting live from The Gospel Coalition&#39;s National Conference.</p> MPI WEC13: Hybrid Meeting Facts, Falsehoods, and Functions http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mpi-wec13-hybrid-meeting-facts-falsehoods-and-functions <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Some facts and tips about taking a meeting hybrid—there's more to adding that virtual component than you might think.</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/mpi-wec13-hybrid-meeting-facts-falsehoods-and-functions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mpi-wec13-hybrid-meeting-facts-falsehoods-and-functions#comments Virtual/Hybrid face2face Wed, 31 Jul 2013 17:17:00 +0000 35381 at http://meetingsnet.com New Bill Calls for Cutting Federal Meeting Costs Through Videoconferencing http://meetingsnet.com/religioussmerf/new-bill-calls-cutting-federal-meeting-costs-through-videoconferencing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>U.S. Representative Michael Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.) introduced a bill in Congress that would require federal agencies to use videoconferencing in place of face-to-face meetings to reduce federal travel expenditures by up to 50 percent from 2013 levels.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/religioussmerf/new-bill-calls-cutting-federal-meeting-costs-through-videoconferencing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/religioussmerf/new-bill-calls-cutting-federal-meeting-costs-through-videoconferencing#comments Association Meetings Religious/SMERF Virtual/Hybrid Tue, 16 Jul 2013 18:37:00 +0000 35091 at http://meetingsnet.com Pharma Meeting Planners Tune in to Virtual Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/virtualhybrid/pharma-meeting-planners-tune-virtual-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What to consider now that pharma companies are increasingly supplementing their meetings with virtual and hybrid options </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/virtualhybrid/pharma-meeting-planners-tune-virtual-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/virtualhybrid/pharma-meeting-planners-tune-virtual-meetings#comments CME Design Virtual/Hybrid Wed, 10 Jul 2013 21:45:00 +0000 34981 at http://meetingsnet.com