by Matthew Sanderson
• Tips for appealing to first time attendees
Without having participated in every profession, hobby, or enthusiasm that hosts a conference, I imagine every organization that goes through the effort required to host a successful conference wants to continually attract and retain new members. I recently attended a conference as a first-timer. I’ve been to conferences and helped to plan and host conferences, but this experience was my first foray into a particular organization. Some of my observations may be able to help you with your next conference.