When you’re at a business conference, there are a number of ways you can start a conversation. However, understanding what topics are interesting, safe, conversation killers, risky and TABOO are unbelievably important. There are topics, such as politics and region, which are NOT GOOD for starting conversations. Conversation killers, like speaking about the “hidden-agenda-pushing news”, can destroy the energy of a conversation in the matter of seconds. So, what can you do to avoid catastrophe when trying to meet new people? Let’s dive in!