Upon completion of another successful annual conference for one of our association clients, I’m reminded how refreshing it is for the membership to engage in face-to-face discussions. A conference is the ultimate opportunity for engagement with not only staff but other association members and board members. Communicating face- to-face helps create stronger personal networks and connections to the association, and opportunities to advocate the association to the non-member attendees.
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Last week, I shared a couple of ways that event management teams can ensure a great exhibitor experience.
Well, you are not going crazy and you are not alone. There is a reason for this behavior and there is a solution. The reason is people attending the event are really in pain from the set-up of the room! Meetings are not only going green but ergonomic too. Room sets in the standard means people face the front in rows and in straight lines, which have scientifically been found to create stress on the body and a diminished attention span for participants.