This spring I’ve had the privilege of taking part in several conferences.
Towards the end of one conference I heard heightened evidence of Panel Fatigue.
I can see why conferences rely on panel discussion — why people propose them, and why conference organizers select them:
- Panels ask relatively little of the speakers (unlike other speaking or training sessions),
- Several big names on a panel look great and attract participants, and
- People like to hear from experts — the more the better.
Why Panel Fatigue?
After listening to a series of experts — and another series of experts — and another series (more…)