Once again, the folks at http://architexts.us tell it like it is.
|For many employees in a design office, lunchtime educational programs are one of the few perks they get. Use their hunger (for education and for nourishment) to your advantage.|
|They may come for the food, but make sure they leave with something more than a full belly. (I mean useful information, not just leftovers.)|
|Most people that make the effort to attend a professional society meeting are highly motivated. This makes them a good prospect for what you have to teach.|