Transitioning your board out of operational thinking and into strategic oversight is on the wish list for many associations, and making this change requires careful considerations.
Moving your event to a virtual environment doesn’t mean you have to lose the camaraderie spurred from networking and person-to-person interaction. Keep your attendees engaged through creative networking opportunities and inspiring educational sessions.
With our guidance, the BCA created a dynamic virtual event that delivered leads and education to an industry destined to operate in a new normal both during and after the pandemic.
Due to the pandemic, NPMA was forced to cancel its planned in-person education classes. With members still in need of professional development and open to online learning, our team was tasked to quickly identify a solution that would provide members with the best virtual experience, as well as the interactive tools that would allow the NPMA team to keep engagement levels high.
As the pandemic caused the meetings and events industry to quickly adapt to fewer in-person events, Meeting Expectations’ in-house Site Selection team remains on the front lines, supporting our clients and working closely with our convention and visitor bureau (CVB) partners across the country.
In the blink of an eye, “Zoom fatigue” has become part of the vernacular. As the pandemic compelled companies and organizations to deliver their events in an online environment, many have become so laser-focused on learning the ins and outs of new technology, that they have neglected the most important factor: the human factor.