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New virtual event platform 'built by planners for planners'May 18, 2022New virtual event platform 'built by planners for planners'A new one-stop-shop virtual event platform aims to help planners navigate the challenge of online events.Coronavirus mannequins wearing masksMay 11, 2022Did Covid change everything? No. But don't bank on 'return to normal' just yetMeeting planners are hailing a return to in-person meetings. That's great news. But delegate behaviour has changed.What can Web3 teach us about the future of association meetings?May 10, 2022What can Web3 teach us about the future of association meetings?Curiosity is a vital part of creativity, explains Jonathan Izzard, strategy director at Wonder. It motivates us to do better - to be better - challenging us to evolve by stoking the fire of possibility...Hybrid meeting provider announces strategic investmentApril 14, 2022Hybrid meeting provider announces strategic investmentConvene, the US-based provider of hybrid meetings, events, and workspaces, has announced the completion of its recapitalization plan, with holding company HBC taking a majority stake.Deep Dive S4Ep5: Smart associations are happy with smaller audiences  Martin SirkApril 1, 2022Deep Dive S4Ep5: Smart associations are happy with smaller audiences Martin SirkFor the final episode of Season 5, Deep Dive, AMI editor James Lancaster caught up with regular contributor Martin Sirk, International Advisor to the Global Association Hubs Partnership.Microsoft Teams goes multilingual with Interprefy tie-upMarch 9, 2022Microsoft Teams goes multilingual with Interprefy tie-upInterprefy, the cloud-based multi-lingual interpreter for online and hybrid conferencing, has integrated its platform with Microsoft Teams.Forget about technology, for a whileFebruary 11, 2022Forget about technology, for a whileMetaverse this, NFT that, virtual reality here, AI there.If you're exhausted and perhaps even irritated by the never-ending onslaught of prevailing techno-fetishism, I don't blame you.How to:February 1, 2022How to:Foster engagement among digital and in-person attendeesHandle with careJanuary 27, 2022Handle with careAchieving data and legal compliance in the event industryDeep Dive S4EP1: The metaverse wont happen  Marc MekkiJanuary 26, 2022Deep Dive S4EP1: The metaverse wont happen Marc MekkiJames Lancaster interviews new AMI columnist Marc Mekki about the function of associations in a post-pandemic era and the role technology might  - or might not - play.Show More