Association and specialty organization planners participate in education at Marketplace to help them do their jobs better. Learn about the topics you care about with colleagues who face the same challenges you do. Education for the 2014 Connect Marketplace in Orlando will be posted as the conference conference nears.


With new hotels, a multimillion-dollar airport expansion and updates to its convention center, New Orleans is upping its triple-threat status for meetings.

Group Managing Director Douglas Emslie of Tarsus explains how this week’s acquisition will allow Connect to continue to grow.

The highly anticipated MGM National Harbor provides another compelling venue for groups meeting near D.C.

Association meeting planner Jeffers Miruka sent his sentiments from the Middle East while on Jerusalem CVB’s first familiarization trip for event profs.

Web Summit drew nearly 50,000 attendees last month in Portugal, but its growth is no match for the planner behind it all: Sinead Murphy.

We've taken the guesswork out of buying presents, rounding up our top gifts for 2016. Behold: the ultimate gift guide. Thank goodness for online shopping!

Event managers share what cities and meeting properties have impressed them with pleasantly surprising site visits.