Mon, Jun 14 | Online Survey

IACS 2021 FALL CONFERENCE FINAL SURVEY-TRADESHOW

Hi there! We need your valuable input on the tradeshow so we can begin to finalize our IACS 2021 Fall Conference. The deadline is June 20, 2021 at 11pm central.
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IACS 2021 FALL CONFERENCE FINAL SURVEY-TRADESHOW

Time & Location

Jun 14, 10:40 AM – Jun 20, 9:40 PM
Online Survey

About The Event

Here is the concensus on the previous survey:

1. 2021 Conference Surveys-Consensus

· Many schools are moving to in-state travel okay

· Many feel we still need to have a virtual format for education

· Many feel both virtual vendor appointments and F2F Trade Show would be beneficial (transition year)

· Budgets are mixed for travel and meetings (some have, some don’t)

· Many seem flexible with format, we like F2F but virtual is okay if need be for transition year

2. 2020 Virtual Conference Survey

How many sessions attended virtually Fall 2020?

· 3-4

· 5 or more

· 3-4

· 5 or more

· 5 or more

· 5 or more

Number of sessions offered?

· Just Right

· Just Right

· Too few

· Just Right

· Just Right

Main reason?

· Practical take-aways

· Practical take-aways

· Practical take-aways

· Find out what others are doing

Any technical issues?

· Lost connection a couple of times

· No, just send links (have ready) and let members decide

Low turnout-why?

· Pre-existing obligations

· Something came up

· Something came up

· Forgot

Which session was most valuable?

· How stores are marketing & generating sales opportunities

Future topics?

· Finding safe was to operate better with more foot traffic

· Book buying workflow

· Drive sales with less foot traffic

What can be improved?

· Request speakers to have microphones, not device mics

· Have an event page with links, don’t send out too many emails

· Send invites that can be added to calendars

Roundtables?

· COVID-19 and safety, how is everyone coping

· What’s changed for you

· Drive sales with e-commerce

· Clever ways to conduct social media

Committees?

· Already on one

· No interest

· No interest

· No interest

· No interest

· No interest