James Spellos Talks About TechSpec Free Application Launch At MPI #WEC12- Show 225

jim spellos

          Mike McAllen talks to James Spellos from Meeting U about his collaboration with Corbin Ball and QuickMobile on a new free technical app called TechSpec to help meeting planners check the tech on site surveys … Continue reading

MPI’s New Vision And Direction With Kyle Hillman- Show 224

  Jon Trask and Elizabeth Glau catch up with Kyle Hillman at Meetings Professional International (MPI) at the World Education Congress (WEC) They touch on advocacy in the meetings industry, competition with other associations, and the future of MPI and … Continue reading

MPI WEC Downtime is Critical -Future of Meetings Speaker Jackie Mulligan Show 221

Downtime at conferences

Todays guest is  Jackie Mulligan Director of enterprise for the internatonal centre for research in events, tourism, and hospitality at Leeds Metropolitan University in the UK. Jackie has some great ideas about downtime at conferences. Brings out creativity and innovation … Continue reading

BBQ, WEC12 and looking to the future of MPI- Show 220

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Jon Trask and Elizabeth Glau get ready for WEC 2012 by stopping at a BBQ place and chatting about the upcoming conference in Saint Louis. They talk about their plans, attendee engagement before the show and some of the hits and misses they’ve observed as the show approaches in a few weeks. Continue reading

Show 32! Wells Fargo Meeting Cancelled -Perception vs. Reality

The Meeting Planners podcast source for what’s new and exciting in meetings and events industry! Mike McAllen of Grass Shack Events & Media Tom Hillmer of Creative Group Jon Trask of Alliant Event Services MeetingsPodcast Sponsors- Hilton Hotels Eevents- Now … Continue reading