How to make your virtual conference not suck | Great Expectations

Written by Sam Bail

2020 has brought a lot of changes, both negative and positive - and yes, if you’re anything like me, you’re probably rolling your eyes and yelling “tell me about it!”. Now, for the sake of this blog post, let’s just look at one area of our lives that has changed drastically this year, and will likely continue to be somewhat different from we’re used to for quite a while going forward: in-person conferences. Pretty much everything we’re used to doing in person - concerts, conferences, performances, parties, you name it - moved to a virtual setting in 2020, and conferences were no exception.

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