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Virtual Meeting Tips

To ensure that your next virtual meeting is a successful one, our Virtual Events Team has compiled some useful best practices.

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Why You Still Need an Event Planner for a Virtual Meeting

Your face-to-face event has been canceled. Okay, now what? You’ve decided to switch to a virtual option. Great! This should be easy, right? Virtual events are not immune to Murphy’s Law – if something can go wrong, it likely will. In fact, recent news headlines have either had you gasping in disbelief or laughing out loud at virtual meeting mishaps gone viral – everything from attendees forgetting they are miked and on camera to unexpected video-bombing in the background. You can easily mitigate virtual meeting risks by simply hiring a...

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Case Study: Hybrid (Virtual + In-Person) Investigator Meeting

THE EVENT U.S. Investigator Meeting for a Boston Biotech Company THE CHALLENGE Miller Tanner Associates (MTA) was asked to find a solution for an early June face-to-face (F2F) investigator meeting that could no longer take place due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  While it was clear the June F2F event could not go forward as originally planned, the sponsor needed to meet their original FPI milestone and wanted to maintain a strong level of engagement with their sites.  THE SOLUTION MTA designed a hybrid experience based on the goals and objectives...

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Celebrating 23 Years of Planning Event Experiences

We are jazzed to be celebrating 23 incredible years in the global meeting and event industry!

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Virtual Event Mash-Up

We’ve curated a mash-up of some of our best blogs with tips for creating successful virtual events. Now more than ever virtual events are essential. Use these strategies from the Miller Tanner Team to improve and maximize your meeting’s capabilities. Switching to Virtual Meeting Solutions Even when the face-to-face can’t go on, your meeting still can. Businesses can easily switch to virtual options and not miss a beat when they have the right partner in place to guide them through the switch. More here. 4 Tips for Virtual Meeting Success Virtual meetings...

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Switching to Virtual Meetings

If you are accustomed to conducting meetings in person or face-to-face (F2F), these are challenging times.  What do you do if you have a meeting need, but given the current circumstances, can’t have that meeting in a F2F format? What if you have an upcoming annual event that you now have to consider planning on-line?  What if your business has had to down-size and your in-house planning team has to plan your event with limited resources? Shifting meeting and event formats from F2F to virtual formats can be accomplished when...

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Miller Tanner Associates Virtual Event Solutions

Even during the unexpected, you can still expect that your meeting's message will be heard. How? Short answer - through our virtual event services and VALTs™ (Virtual Assessment Learning and Training Source).

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5 Corporate Event Experience Trends in 2020

Last week, we shared our top five favorite event style trends from Event Manager Blog‘s 2020 top trends list. This week we share our five favorite event experience trends. Bring these popular ideas to your next corporate event experience. 1. Include Altruism, Wellness, and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Tap into the emotional intelligence of your audience by bringing a more altruistic midset to your event. This is an important piece of everyday life for individuals so why not showcase at your event to inspire your attendees. Some ways to do...

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5 Event Style Trends in 2020

Event Manager Blog lists 2020 top trends in event style and decor. These are five of our favorites mentioned from their compilation. Explore how you can boost the power of your event by incorporating these trends.

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Meet MTA: Melanie Riddick, Transparency Operations Manager

The Miller Tanner difference is our people. That’s why we want to introduce you to our team of superstars that bring our corporate meetings and events to life for our clients. Today we introduce you to Melanie Riddick, Transparency Operations Manager. With a knack for details and her sharp interpersonal skills, Melanie brings her extensive knowledge in data management and client relations to the MTA team. Meet Melanie Tell us about your current role with MTA. What are your primary responsibilities? As Transparency Operations Manager, I manage the transparency reporting process for...

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