Social Media’s Impact on the Attendee Experience

This Wall Street Journal article on social media's impact on face-to-face attendance at conferences has gotten a lot of buzz since it was published last week. The author provides some great tips on using social media to enhance attendance by networking, building connections and expanding your reach. I particularly like the suggestion of booking tables … Continue reading Social Media’s Impact on the Attendee Experience

Social Media and Show Dailies: Working Together

Social media can be time-consuming, but also offer free publicity, engagement and excitement – ever walk the halls and hear an attendee report that the conference hashtag is trending? They are excited – and it raises overall perception of your conference. Here are some recent blog posts that look at the connections between social media … Continue reading Social Media and Show Dailies: Working Together

Springtime Recap: Using Social Media In and Around Your Meetings

Mapping out a conference's social media strategy starts long before registration opens and continues long after the final presentations have been delivered. [Scroll down to take our poll!] Sabrina Kidwai and Lauren Precker, both with ASAE, opened their "Tips on How to Use Social Media In and Around Your Meetings” session at Springtime on April … Continue reading Springtime Recap: Using Social Media In and Around Your Meetings