Recently a Manager of Sales Administration emailed us and asked us the following question:
Subject: How do you keep attendees engaged during virtual meetings?
Do you have any suggestions on articles, books, etc. that address Virtual Meetings regarding how to engage the audience, stop multitasking and keep them engaged?
Here’s how we answered
Have you heard about the new IML Connector? It was announced in February 2010 and has been repeatedly delayed in coming to market.
Well, it is almost here.
Last month, IML demonstrated the Connector at an MPI Minnesota chapter meeting. Luckily, I happen to be there.
What is the IML Connector?
The IML Connector
If your annual education conference attracts only 20% of your members what are you doing for the other 80%? How do you create and deliver education for them? How do you bring your community together?
Meeting Professionals International is making some bold moves in 2011 to tackle some of these challenges.
What would happen if you transformed your event with a game? Would it inspire creativity, problem solving and innovation among your attendees? Would it energize everyone? Or would it be so stressful that it wouldn't be worth the effort?
This week, the Green Meetings Industry Council used gaming to transform their
Next week's Green Meetings Industry Council Annual conference (Feb 20-23, 2011) sounds like it will be really cool. They are complimenting the traditional lecture model with an interactive and collaborative games model. From what I understand - the idea is to send attendees home prepared to think strategically about building
Let’s face it. The past two years have been rough on most North American and European corporations. With the budget cuts, layoffs and bad press, it isn’t hard to figure out why everyone around the office is in a sour mood.
All of this negativity can make the daily grind
Are you overwhelmed by colleagues wanting to add social media tools to your events? Are you wondering where to start?
Start by listening this Podcast with David Rich, Senior Vice President of Strategic Marketing & Worldwide at George P. Johnson. David offers healthy insights and practical advice for event professionals that are
If Hybrid Events had fun recipe names, then the Event Camp Twin Cities hybrid event recipe would be called Nacho Mamas Deep Fried Hybrid Event On a Stick.
Because it sounds unhealthy, irresistible and something that you should try at least once! I imagine it just like the photo below.
While I was at the WEC, I sat down with Corbin Ball and Ruud Janssen to talk about the EIBTM WorldWide Technology Watch. This award is the longest running event technology award in the industry. The award has been a launch pad for pioneering event technologies for the past several