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About Monona Terrace

Frank Lloyd Wright originally proposed a design for Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center in 1938. His architectural vision for the City of Madison—a curvilinear gathering place linking the shore of Lake Monona to the State Capitol—finally realized in 1997. A vision 59 years in the making.

Gather Pre-Event Intel

By | 2018-12-07T22:51:51+00:00 October 24th, 2018|Meeting Services and Coordination, Tips For A Successful Meeting|

How to Gather Pre-Event Intel and increase your chance for success. Guessing-games have no place in event planning anymore. That’s because it’s easier than ever to get information about your audience’s wants and expectations—even before registration or arrival. How do you tap into that fountain of information? Here are three simple ways. Just ask! And [...]

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Considerations for Tech-Friendly Events

By | 2018-12-01T00:27:45+00:00 October 5th, 2018|Meeting Services and Coordination, Tips For A Successful Meeting|

What to address with your venue before your meeting kicks off. If the devil is in the details, it’s even more important to consider the technological details that can make or break your meeting. But how do you know what to even consider? These questions will get you started—and the answers will guide you to [...]

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Surveys, Snapchat and hashtags to the rescue.

By | 2018-12-08T00:10:21+00:00 August 16th, 2018|Meeting Services and Coordination, Tips For A Successful Meeting|

Three Simple Ways to Engage Guests Using Technology Engaging with your meeting or conference attendees is key to a successful event. Luckily, technology makes it easier to connect with your audience. To help you hit the ground running, we picked three of our favorite tech-tricks-of-the-trade, all designed to enhance attendee engagement. Conduct [...]

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Things to Do Near Monona Terrace

By | 2018-12-01T00:18:00+00:00 July 23rd, 2018|Location Considerations, Meeting Services and Coordination, Tips For A Successful Meeting|

Got a Couple Hours Between Events at Monona Terrace? We’ve got ideas on what to do We’re in the heart of Madison, which means it’s easy to explore the city on foot or bicycle if you have a short window of opportunity. What’s there to do? Here are some thoughts. Just make sure you verify [...]

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Breaking the Ice

By | 2018-12-07T21:54:02+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Tips For A Successful Meeting|

Breaking the Ice at a Business Meeting Ideas to help your attendees feel welcomed and relaxed In charge of getting your meeting off on the right foot? We’ve collected a dozen of our favorite ice breakers. Keep in mind your objectives for the meeting, the size of the group and how well its [...]

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Why Host Your Next Business Meeting at Monona Terrace?

By | 2018-12-01T00:20:18+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Location Considerations, Meeting Services and Coordination, Tips For A Successful Meeting|

Why Host Your Next Business Meeting at Monona Terrace? We’ll give you 10 great reasons. Finding the right venue for your meeting is as important as the event itself. Check out these reasons to host your meeting with us. We hope we’ll see you soon! Reason #1: The Inspiring Setting [...]

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Five Reasons to Host Your Wedding at Monona Terrace

By | 2018-11-30T23:07:40+00:00 March 29th, 2018|Weddings|

Five reasons to host your wedding at Monona Terrace and make your beautiful moments even more memorable First of all, congratulations! Now comes the fun part — planning the wedding of your dreams. We’re honored that thousands of couples have chosen Monona Terrace as their wedding location, either for the ceremony, reception or both. And [...]

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Three Top Tech Issues

By | 2018-11-30T23:22:58+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Meeting Services and Coordination, Tips For A Successful Meeting|

The Three Top Tech Issues that Planners Face And how to avoid the glitches in the first place Excellent event planning means keeping the big picture in mind while tending to every little detail. We don’t need to tell you that planning a well-received event is far easier said than done. But we can tell [...]

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Tech trends that make sharing your memories easy

By | 2018-12-01T00:18:57+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Weddings|

Planning a Share-able Wedding Technology is a welcome guest at weddings these days. It’s no longer out of the ordinary to include unique wedding hashtags to help organize your Instagram photos or offer charging stations and selfie sticks to keep your reception guests videoing and clicking all night long. So what will 2018 bring? [...]

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And the Survey Says …

By | 2018-12-01T00:21:38+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Location Considerations, Meeting Services and Coordination, Tips For A Successful Meeting|

Tips on using a post-meeting survey to gather valuable data “How’d the meeting go?” It’s a question that key people in your organization inevitably will ask after any important event. The good news: You can provide an accurate, data-based assessment if you survey your attendees, which also helps you plan successful events in the future. [...]

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