How Do Meeting Organizers Choose Convention Sites Based on Different Types of Meetings?

An Empirical Analysis of the Italian Meetings Industry

Understanding site selection criteria and decision-making processes used by meeting organizers is critical to explain and predict their purchasing behavior.

There is substantial literature covering site selection, and while previous research has helped to identify many of the criteria involved, very few studies have focused on the relative importance of each one. In particular, there has been no published paper differentiating the importance of each of the destination’s attributes and the influence that different types of meeting organizer exerts over the executive site choice, based on types of meetings. Read more

The Tweeting Meeting

Did you read it? 

This book is dedicated to the Meeting Industry to help people involved in organizing meetings to use effectively the Social Networks and it is co-created by 15 authors. Each chapter addresses a specific Social Media area for meetings and events.

SOME OF THE TOPICS THIS BOOK COVER ARE:

  • Research and advice on the use of Twitter during events
  • Leveraging the power of Linkedin and Twitter for networking Read more

Download the Guide to iPad Apps for Meetings & Events

Happy to share the Guide to iPad Apps for Meetings & Events that includes all the Apps presented in the workshop “Exploring iPad Apps for Meetings & Events” last 16th of January in Copenhagen, throughout the Fresh Conference (take a look at the website I’m sure you will find there other food for thoughts). Read more