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    1. 2017 Changemakers: Change Is Good

      2017 Changemakers: Change Is Good

      This year’s talented group of meeting managers, association executives, and suppliers might each start their career-defining “elevator speech” with, “I have tenaciously pushed for…”  They have re-imagined their educational strategies, stood up for diversity, argued for better risk management tools, instituted sustainability programs, advised industry startups, built communities, and much more. Their contributions are far and wide, but they are like-minded in their leadership and their success.

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    2. It Takes a Village: The New Conference That Created a Community

      It Takes a Village: The New Conference That Created a Community
      MeetingsNet’s annual Changemaker list recognizes 20 outstanding meetings professionals for their efforts to move their organizations and the industry forward in unique and positive ways. Find all the profiles here.

      Tom Bohn, CAE CEO North American Veterinary Community For improving the meeting experience, expanding education, and creating a community for the animal health industry

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    3. The Benefits of Living Outside of the Herd

      The Benefits of Living Outside of the Herd
      MeetingsNet’s annual Changemaker list recognizes 20 outstanding meetings professionals for their efforts to move their organizations and the industry forward in unique and positive ways. Find all the profiles here.

      Roger Haskett Engagement Expert, Speaker, Facilitator, Conference Emcee Engagement UnlimitedFor being a fierce activist for more active, participatory, and inclusive meetings

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    4. Transparency and Data Capture: Success Comes One Meeting at a Time

      Transparency and Data Capture: Success Comes One Meeting at a Time
      MeetingsNet’s annual Changemaker list recognizes 20 outstanding meetings professionals for their efforts to move their organizations and the industry forward in unique and positive ways. Find all the profiles here.

      Karen Hutchings Global Travel, Meetings & Events Leader | Business  Enablement Ernst & Young For questioning the status quo and a relentless focus on efficiency

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    5. Building a Better Meeting

      Building a Better Meeting
      MeetingsNet’s annual Changemaker list recognizes 20 outstanding meetings professionals for their efforts to move their organizations and the industry forward in unique and positive ways. Find all the profiles here.

      Rosa Garriga MoraMeeting Architect Kenes GroupFor living up to her meeting architect title by aligning the design of clients’ meetings with their content delivery goals

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    6. Seizing the Throne from the Content King

      Seizing the Throne from the Content King
      MeetingsNet’s annual Changemaker list recognizes 20 outstanding meetings professionals for their efforts to move their organizations and the industry forward in unique and positive ways. Find all the profiles here.

      Adrian Segar FounderConferences that Work For designing, convening, and facilitating participatory conferences that work, and showing others how to do it too.

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    7. Terror Event Spurs Planner to Push Hard for New Policies

      Terror Event Spurs Planner to Push Hard for New Policies
      MeetingsNet’s annual Changemaker list recognizes 20 outstanding meetings professionals for their efforts to move their organizations and the industry forward in unique and positive ways. Find all the profiles here.

      Janene Machado, CMP Manager, Global Artist Training and Development MAC CosmeticsFor pushing for risk management policies and procedures to protect her attendees and her company

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    8. “Change is mandatory. Growth is optional.”

      “Change is mandatory. Growth is optional.”
      MeetingsNet’s annual Changemaker list recognizes 20 outstanding meetings professionals for their efforts to move their organizations and the industry forward in unique and positive ways. Find all the profiles here.

      Latoya Lewis Founder and Chief Executive Officer EnventU For launching an innovative program to introduce teens to the world of live events and for pushing for more diversity in our industry.

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    9. Bringing a New Age of Events to Ethiopia

      Bringing a New Age of Events to Ethiopia
      MeetingsNet’s annual Changemaker list recognizes 20 outstanding meetings professionals for their efforts to move their organizations and the industry forward in unique and positive ways. Find all the profiles here.

      Yoadan Tilahun Managing Director Flawless EventsFor bringing her passion for quality events to Ethiopia, working to bring meetings in that country up to international standards, and encouraging the next generation of event entrepreneurs

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    10. 5 Ways to Make Your Meeting More Customer-Focused

      Did you know that men hate to iron so much that they rather throw out a wrinkled shirt and buy a new one that pull out the ironing board in their hotel closet? That could just be a fun fact, but in the hands of speaker, author, and marketing and advertising specialist Kelly McDonald, founder of McDonald Marketing and a top expert in consumer trends, generational differences, and leveraging the customer experience, it’s a teachable one.

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    11. Stirring the Pot: What Planners Need to Know About Marijuana Liability

      Stirring the Pot: What Planners Need to Know About Marijuana Liability

      Now that recreational use of marijuana is legal in Colorado, Washington, Oregon, Alaska, California, Maine, Massachusetts, Nevada, and Washington, D.C., meeting hosts need to develop a policy around pot use at their events.

      In fact, says meetings industry attorney Joshua Grimes, Esq., Grimes Law Offices, the availability and acceptability of pot among attendees has risen to the point where now, even if you’re not meeting in a state that has legalized recreational use of the substance, you still need to have a policy and plan in place.

      What makes you think that the time has come for planners ...

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      Mentions: Massachusetts
    12. How an Effective Email Marketing Campaign Can Drive Registration

      How an Effective Email Marketing Campaign Can Drive Registration

      While using social media channels to get the word out about your meeting or event might be getting all the attention right now, don’t make the mistake of discounting a tried-and-true channel 91 percent of us check every day: email.

      Yes, that humble in-box is responsible for 43 percent of all ticket sales, according to the 2017 Event Email Benchmarking Report from event technology platform company EventBrite.

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    13. Whitepaper: Level Up Your Attendee Engagement - Use a Mobile App to Achieve Your Event Goals

      Whitepaper: Level Up Your Attendee Engagement - Use a Mobile App to Achieve Your Event Goals

      BUILDING ENGAGEMENT CAN HELP YOU ACHIEVE YOUR GOALSThe fun doesn’t stop when someone buys the game; you want them to play it, obsess over it, live it. And just like video games, your event’s continued success relies heavily on attendee engagement. Getting people to attend your event is just half the battle. Getting them to engage at your event—with each other, exhibitors, and speakers—is where the fun really begins.

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    14. 5 Reasons Why It May Be Time to Find a New Event Production Company

      As a meeting planner, you oversee lots of events for your association or company. The partner that you’ve been using for event production has been doing a perfectly fine job for several years. Deadlines are met, reasonably good work is produced, and most of your requests are fulfilled. You have no complaints from your event clients, partners, or attendees, and prices seem competitive.

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    15. 15 Ways to Power Up Your Meeting Breaks

      15 Ways to Power Up Your Meeting Breaks

      Breaks tend to be a time when attendees scour their email, return calls, and hit the restroom before running back into the next session. They are on information overload, feeling fatigued, and probably craving a sweet treat or caffeine to keep them going. What if you could allow your attendees space to process the information they just learned and feel refreshed going into their next session? With a little structure and creativity, it’s possible!

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