ASAE Annual Meeting 2016: Notes & Highlights
The Salt Lake cityscape. (via Flickr user )
The , taking place August 13-16, will be , nonprofit thought leaders, mountain backdrops, with interesting haircuts. But more than any of that, the event will be a showcase for the best and brightest in the world of associations.
Below, I'll be sharing interesting highlights from the event, broken down by day and session. I plan to share highlights from most of the sessions I hit. Feel free to comment and leave some of your insights, if you’d like to be added as a collaborator to this document. Thanks! — Ernie Smith at Associations Now
Saturday, August 13
Stuff on social media I spotted throughout the day
Here’s something neat I spotted at the airport on the way here:
(It’s no , but it’s a little more culturally relevant.)
And a useful warning from AICPA’s Heather Pownall:
What you’ll see when you get to the airport:
Looking for something to do in Salt Lake? This Periscope session from Visit Salt Lake, featuring host Maggie McGary and longtime association exec David Jennings, hopes to pull you outside of the walls of the Salt Palace.
Sunday, August 14
Mark and Scott Kelly, astronauts
The big deal today, clearly, is these guys, who are ready to share their out-of-this-world experiences as as identical twin astronauts. (Mark, if you’re not aware, is the husband of former congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who became a prominent gun-control advocate after surviving a mass-shooting attempt in 2011.) as part of its May/June 2016 issue.