Building Better Meetings 2012
Here's a look at our Innovative Meetings 2012 package, with smart strategies from innovative meetings and conventions like the TED Conference, E3, and Oracle OpenWorld. We've included tech tools, apps, and software for improving the event experience, ideas for smart and engaging trade show booths, trends in conference venues, and new meeting spaces in 10 cities.
A series of videos produced on the show floor gave consumers a peek inside the private industry event, adding value for exhibitors.
Posted July 19, 2012, 2:35 AM EDT
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention's first hybrid meeting aimed high, with photo-realistic visuals and virtual access to the trade show floor—and managed to boost attendance at the same time.
Posted July 19, 2012, 2:40 AM EDT
An experiment to engage attendees with gamification tactics at the computer company's user conference saw compelling results.
Posted July 19, 2012, 2:45 AM EDT
Working closely with its backers to dream up creative, targeted activations, the conference helps sponsors better attract attention.
Posted July 19, 2012, 2:50 AM EDT
As an additional layer of on-site interaction, the tech giant implemented a comprehensive social media strategy into its biggest customer conference.
Posted July 19, 2012, 2:55 AM EDT
The social network regularly shows off cutting-edge technology, and Facebook's annual conference employed a sophisticated augmented-reality activation.
Posted July 19, 2012, 3:00 AM EDT
Focused on pioneering technology, the conference developed its own innovative tools to give guests ownership of ideas.
Posted July 19, 2012, 3:05 AM EDT
The media and finance giant imported its distinct corporate culture, encouraging networking, smart technology use, and a commitment to sustainability.
Posted July 19, 2012, 3:10 AM EDT
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