How Associations Use Social Media for Meetings

Results of a July 2009 survey by Omnipress of 325 associations on how they use social media for meetings

How do associations use social media for their meetings? Here's the results of Results of a July 2009 survey by Omnipress of 325 associations:

80% of respondents use some type of free social network

35% have a custom-built social network system

19% have a social-network site for their conferences

60% offer wireless Internet access at their largest events

The top three benefits from a conference-based social network:
1: To create pre-event int

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