In a recent infographic created by The Muse, research concluded that 92% of meeting participants admit to multitasking during business meetings, and of those multi-taskers, only 49% chiseled away at something work-related.
Can you believe it? Madonna, Amy Schumer, The Lumineers and even Broadway shows like Lin-Manuel Miranda’s co-created “Freestyle Love Supreme” have made headlines for forcing attendees to hand over their phones when arriving at performances.
On a very basic level, second screen technology is the use of a second screen to display digital materials on a hand-held, mobile device.
I have had the opportunity to attend different notable events in the meeting planner industry during my time at EM, including Pharma Forum just a few weeks ago.
Live meetings used to go something like this: a big-name financial services executive perched at the end of a long oak table.