Meeting Planners Are on the Edge of the Real Sharing Economy

Meeting Planners Are on the Edge of the Real Sharing Economy

When money changes hands, that’s selling, not sharing. This is the simple idea behind many observers’ objection to the term “sharing economy” when used to refer to companies like Uber and Airbnb.

But meeting planners may be about to ride a wave that truly is about sharing. At more than one recent industry conference, the idea of different events sharing elements of their meetings when they are in the same venue at the same time (or back to back) has

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