Brian King, global brand officer at Marriott International, discusses 2017 event trends that will shape the industry next year.
Group Managing Director Douglas Emslie of Tarsus explains how this week’s acquisition will allow Connect to continue to grow.
Discover why meeting planners consistently rank DuPage County as a premier Midwest destination for groups up to 5,000 attendees.
U.K.-based tech company Novalia's high-tech print products like conductive ink posters could be game changers for marketers.
A last-minute hotel change became one meeting planner’s worst nightmare, threatening to cancel her client’s conference.
There’s more reason than ever to plan a trip to forward-thinking Milwaukee. The city is a meeting destination that just keeps getting better.
We're swooning over these snaps from Engage16, a luxury wedding business summit held at The Breakers Palm Beach in Florida this summer.
A new survey from Hilton Worldwide offers suggestions for defeating the dreaded afternoon slump at meetings and conventions.
The highly anticipated MGM National Harbor provides another compelling venue for groups meeting near D.C.
MGM Resort International's Michael Dominguez shares wisdom on six critical topics meeting managers should pay attention to.
No matter your age, there’s always wisdom to be gained from experiences. We asked planners and suppliers to tell us what they wish they knew at 22.
Our list of 40 Under 40 includes next-gen planning phenoms, meetings and hospitality headliners in association and specialty events.
Kelly Ricker produces events with three tenets in mind: education, networking and an experience attendees won’t get elsewhere.
DMO industry vet David Whitaker shares how he’s planning to shape the future of Choose Chicago in his new role as CEO.
This VP at ESM Productions has helped produce both the pope’s visit to Philadelphia and events surrounding the DNC.
Wake up and shake up your conference attendees with ideas from Mandy Lauderdale, an off-the-wall experiential marketing specialist.
DMAI’s new president and CEO, Don Welsh, discusses the association’s surprising layoffs, strategic realignment and global goals.
Sharon Fisher, founder and chief idea sparker at Play With a Purpose, weighs in on the topic of creativity.
Brooklyn-based startup Splacer has aggregated more than 500 off-the-beaten-track venues in New York City and San Francisco.
Cinepolis is elevating the cinema experience for groups, offering meeting space, theater seating and, of course, popcorn.
New apps like GigTown, LikeSo, Punkpost and more are useful tools for meeting planners.
As association membership declines across the industry, planners are experimenting with opening their conferences to the public.