The year is coming to a close, and rather than talking about 2012 lessons learned, I’d like to focus on what is yet to come. Here are some key concepts that I believe will become – even more – essential for corporate event success in 2013.
- It will be ALL about technology
While I am not a big fan of hosted speed networking events on their own, I am a strong believer in integrating speed networking concepts with corporate conference activities.
No matter how many hands are shaken at conferences, there will always be a little unease about approaching strangers. By offering speed networking as part of your conference program, you eliminate this barrier. You also allow your attendees to meet more people in a short period of time, and with less effort, than they individually could during coffee breaks.
If done right, speed networking will provide one more added value: Continue reading