Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

January 2014

Crunch Time: How Big Data Makes Meetings Smarter

By Michelle R. Davis, Contributing Editor

— to understand patterns of attendee behavior, better predict what attendees want from an event, and more accurately target marketing and sales efforts. “We'll see a continuation of the trend in which the analytical capability for using big data becomes more usable and affordable,” Rich said. “It's already starting to happen.”

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