The Evolution of the Business Conference [Infographic]
From bigger names giving keynotes and providing the entertainment to increasing ticket prices and audience sizes, business conferences have become over-the-top spectacles, which has its pros and cons.
Letting their hair down or being motivated by an inspirational speaker is only beneficial to attendees if there were plenty of value adds throughout the day, as attendance comes at a cost (actual travel fare and time away from the office). Nextiva provides a look at the evolution of businesses conferences in this interesting infographic below.
(Editor's note: To zoom in, click on the image.)