Event swag in 2022 - Where do we go from here?

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As in-person events start to return, so do the giveaways. I help out with events quite often and there are many opinions on physical "swag" and many important concepts to consider, such as inclusion and sustainability. So, I'm curious:

 

  • What types of items do you like to take away from an event?
  • What items do you have too many of? 
  • Have you received any digital/virtual swag over the past few years that was enticing?
  • Do you sometimes visit an event, session, or booth just for the swag they have?
  • Would you like to see an option to "preorder" your swag kit when you register for an event so you receive it beforehand vs. at the event?
  • Would you like to see an option to donate to a charity (with a few options) instead of receiving swag?

 

1 Reply

   Hi @Heather Poulsen 

" Would you like to see an option to donate to a charity (with a few options) instead of receiving swag?"

Yes, of course, charity is needed especially now that there is a war in Europe!

IT people are sensitive to social inequalities and actively try to support everyone in need