Malik Anderson

Malik Anderson

Editorial Intern at Smart Meetings
Malik Anderson is an Editorial Intern at Smart Meetings. He majored in Radio-TV-Film at San Jose State University. He has also interned at Thrasher Magazine, where he created and edited content for their website and print magazine.

3 Reasons to Plan for Eastern CanadaDestinations

Eastern Canada might not always be a top-of-mind choice for U.S.-based meeting planners, but this region offers a remarkable array of options for memorable gatherings. The pairing of a distinctly European vibe with Canadian friendliness is enticing enough, yet add in a favorable exchange rate and tax-rebate program for foreign conventions and planners have plenty…

MPI Report: Shorter, More Frequent MeetingsNews

The meetings industry is changing, and this is good news. The Fall 2018 Meetings Outlook by Meeting Professionals International (MPI) confirms that the industry is alive, well and thriving. The report described the results of an MPI survey that underscored that these changes could result in events being more impactful for their attendees. When MPI…

How to Use Tech to Win Social EventsHow ToTips & Tools

Everyone knows this scenario. You attend a social event and serendipitously make a genuine business connection with someone. You can envision working together on an exciting project. After several minutes, you move on, only to realize too late that no form of contact was ever exchanged. This mistake is common, but not inevitable. Thanks to…