If you’re going to attend a professional conference, you’ll want to get the most out of your experience. Conferences can be daunting events, and it can hard to navigate them most efficiently. You’ll put a lot into planning for and traveling to the conference. And once you’re there, you’ll be engrossed in a world of presentations, free merchandise, and other people in suits handing you business cards. There will be seemingly endless speakers and slideshows to consider, as well as the all-important question, what are you going to do at night? If you’re attending a professional conference, here are some suggestions that will help you get the most out of your time.