8 Neat Ways to Utilize Virtual Events

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Creating a networking hub.

Even the most dedicated conference attendees need a chance to relax. Many virtual events include small rooms to allow attendees to interact, chat, and reflect with one another. CA Technologies, an IT software company based in Islandia, New York, hosted its annual CA Mainframe Madness event in 2010, with the help of ON24. Thousands of attendees from nearly 50 countries watched keynotes, sessions, and demonstrations held throughout the month of May. While the event hosted plenty of activities, the plazas, like the one pictured here, allowed guests a reprieve from the speeches—and an extra opportunity to network.