Consider this hot new industry tip! Gamification is the use of game mechanics in a non-game context in order to engage users. Meetings and conferences are now using gamification to get maximum participation. For example, divide your conferees into teams and give them points and incentives for tweeting, blogging, and attending educational sessions. The top 3 benefits include enhancing the participant experience, creating a PR buzz for your own organization, and creating sponsor value. Are you ready to take your conference to the next level? Game on.