Event Science Word of The Day:
Appreciation: emphasises the consumption of the artistry and personal characteristics of those involved in delivering the performance based on (a) aesthetics and appreciation for the grace and beauty of the performance itself; (b) a voyeuristic appreciation of the physical attractiveness of performers; and (c) an appreciation of the performers' personalities, especially when focusing attention on specific performers, usually those possessing the greatest prominence or notoriety.
Takeaway? -People appreciate performers. Never underestimate the impact your speakers or performers can have on your event to make it memorable.