Author Archives: Mitch Cooper
It’s no secret that the life of a meeting and event manager is stressful and challenging. But for all the frustration and aggravation it can cause, it can also be one of the most rewarding career paths you could imagine.
Like many event, meeting and trade show professionals around the industry, I just returned from IAEE Expo! Expo! 2018 in New Orleans. Unlike many of them, however, this was my first rodeo on the show floor.
With Day Two in the books at IMEX 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany, our team has been busy with appointments, registration, education sessions and more. We were able to get a little insight from the first few days at IMEX from Experient’s … Continue reading
Whether you’re trying to attract younger guests or simply just want to “do your part,” designing sustainable events is worthy a challenge for any organization. As our society evolves into a more environmentally conscious mindset (including the increasing popularity of … Continue reading
Post authored by Terence Donnelly, Vice President of Sales At IMEX America 2016 in Las Vegas, I had the privilege of leading an interactive session titled Behavioral Data: The New Trade Show Currency. These discussion-driven sessions with trade show strategists are … Continue reading
Post authored by Chip Smith, VP of Global & Public Sector Solutions I’ve noticed that Mother Nature has not been kind lately, especially when it comes to storms and earthquakes. While we can see a severe storm threat approaching easily … Continue reading
Post authored by Donna Kastner, Event Marketing Specialist Accomplished inventor Dean Kamen founded FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) in 1989 to inspire an appreciation of science and technology in young people. With support from over 200 of the … Continue reading
Post authored by Beth DeFrates, MSHTM, Manager, Product Group While most conferences and trade shows are at least a few cycles deep into a mobile app, event guest happiness continues to be an elusive goal for many. Among the chief … Continue reading
Post authored by Donna Kastner, Event Marketing Specialist EDUCAUSE helps those who lead, manage and use information technology to shape strategic IT decisions at every level within higher education. Thad Lurie is Chief Operating Officer at EDUCAUSE and leads the … Continue reading