Going to an in-person event for business is a common thing. We go to networking events to meet other professionals in our community, we go to continuing education seminars and conferences, and we go to summits to learn what’s new in our industries. Globally, the in-person event industry is a $1.5 trillion industry.
Because of the outbreak of COVID-19, many major events including SXSW and Mobile World Congress have been cancelled, which has been devastating for organizers and their surrounding communities. as we continue to shelter in place and socially distance, virtual events may be the future. Learn more about the future of virtual events below.