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EDITORIAL
Year : 2021  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 11

Virtual mega-meetings: Here to stay?


1 University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73134, USA
2 Department of Political Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA

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Dr. Lewis A Hassell
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 940 Stanton L. Young Blvd, BMSB 451, Oklahoma City, OK 73134
USA
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/jpi.jpi_99_20

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Among the paradigms changed by the COVID-19 pandemic is the traditional academic and educational conference. In the vein of turning lemons into lemonade, many organizations and individuals have discovered ways that this public health necessitated change can be transformed into a boon to both participants and organizations. However, the question of whether this shift becomes permanent, or a component of the future of academic and educational meetings remains to be seen, and likely will depend on the solution to some of the challenges that have not been sweetened by the shift. This editorial draws on experience with a limited scope of virtual meetings in two different disciplines to make the case that the Virtual Mega-Conference is likely to continue to be a part of life in the years ahead.


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