UPDATED 8/11/11A listing of relevant #WEC11 blog and article postings.
MPI's 2011 World Education Congress took place in Orlando from July 23 to July 26.
"Let’s get a few statistics out of the way first:
- More than 3,500 Hosted Buyer appointments with 225 participating supplier companies
- 6,579 unique visitors to the WEC Live Online experience
- A #WEC11 twitter transcript that is nearly 250 two-sided pages long
- 55 participants in the Clean the World CSR project alone (seven total projects)"
MPI HQ World Education Congress Home Page by MPI (@MPI)
A story about the power of experiential learning | Conferences That Work by Adrian Segar (@ASegar)
Shifting to Digital: the MPI World Education Conference by Samuel J. Smith (@SamuelJSmith)
What You Can Learn from Meeting Planners International About Admitting Failure by Leesa Barnes (@leesabarnes)
A Little WEC11 Love by Vanessa LaClair, CMP (@VLaClair)
What’s Your Why? #WEC11 by Vanessa LaClair, CMP (@VLaClair)
WEC Rundown Part 1 by Vanessa LaClair, CMP (@VLaClair)
WEC Rundown Part 2 by Vanessa LaClair, CMP (@VLaClair)
The fiction of a good conference. by Midori Connolly (@GreenA_V)
Attendees of MPI's World Education Congress Help Clean the World by Greg Ruby (@GregRuby)
WEC, Day One: Meet Simon Sinek - Meetings & Events by Alan Kleinfeld (@akleinfeld)
CMU MPI at the World Education Congress, Orando FL, 2011 by Lorie Tuma, BS, MSA (@LorieTuma)
RISE up! CMU students take the Stage! by Lorie Tuma, BS, MSA (@LorieTuma)
See you in St. Louis, 2012 !! by Lorie Tuma, BS, MSA (@LorieTuma)
So Much Better Than a Three-Hour Tour by Veleisa Patton (@VeleisaP)
WEC 2011 in Orlando by Cristina Nudelman (@crisnudel)
How is our "mix"? by Jeanine Pires (@JeaninePires)
#WEC11: And the events industry in 2020? by Jeanine Pires (@JeaninePires)
MPI #WEC11 Orlando Florida by Laiz A Rodrigues (@HotspotOrlando)
MPI #WEC11: Disney, Hard Rock Live, Orlando Hotels Host Social Events for Conference Attendees via @BizBash
MPI World Education Congress: Hybrid Meetings Require Engaging All Audiences Effectively via @BizBash
MPI WEC11: Coca-Cola Aims for Long-Term Impact From 2012 Olympics Sustainability Efforts via @BizBash
Meeting Professionals International Unveils Future Sites for Its Live Events | via @TSNN_News
#WEC11 Attendees Recycle Soap in Orlando via Visit Orlando Meetings & Conventions Blog
MPI WEC11 attendees had a blast making Flipbooks at HardRock in #Orlando. TwitVideo video posted by Chip Alyea (@FlipbooksnCarts)
If you have published an article or know of one I have missed please leave a link in the comments or send it to me via Twitter @CameronToth. Thank you!