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How to Negotiate a Star-Studded Return to F2F Meetings

As California opened up in June to unmasked gatherings for those who have been fully vaccinated, Smart Meetings was in Southern California at W Hollywood Hotel for a 1-Day Experience that rolled out the red carpet for top meeting professionals.

Drive-In Revival: Social Distancing for Events, Retro Edition

Valerie Bihet of VIBE Agency wants planners to go back to the future to safely start bringing people together for product launches, sales kick-offs and corporate social events. She also has insights about why you should shape the future of virtual events according to a familiar but underutilized blueprint—broadcast television. Her in-person “innovation” is a […]