Why is a meetings management policy not being readily adopted? Ben Hoeksma & Laura Konwinski tackle the issue here.
From table settings to signage and cocktail drinks, here's how Pantone's vivacious 2019 Color of the Year, Living Coral, can be incorporated into the details
Learn approaches and technologies that can be deployed to help meet business, brand, sales and marketing objectives for your events.
JoAnn Taie and Janel Fick were unlikely business partners who have brought growth to Global Management Partners since they bought the company.
Brian Stapleton, vice president of food & beverage at Aramark, talks rising F&B trends and costs in the hospitality industry.
Endless Events Founder Will Curran says knowledge is power when accounting for audiovisual costs in your event’s budget.
Experts agree events will grow in 2019, but what does that mean for trends throughout the industry?
Planners and nonprofits share how to plan service-learning events that align with the community's needs.
Jennifer Hoff, president of Taffy Event Strategies, loves stirring the pot to come out with the right potion for each trade show her company produces.
Connect is looking to honor 15 event professionals over the age of 50 who have spent their career moving the meetings industry forward.
It's crunch-time for holiday party planning—make this year's event as memorable as possible with our list of tips, even if it is a little last-minute.
Groups can retreat from the cold inside The Godfrey Hotel Chicago’s heated igloos.
Christy Lamagna adds to her impressive resume with Crown Plaza Meetings Mentors program.
Get to know the real Dave Weil at SmithBucklin—we have 25 things about the 25-year industry veteran that we are sure you didn't know... yet.
From learning a new language to getting compensation for lost luggage, here are six free apps you didn’t know you needed.
Presenting our 2018 holiday gift guide for the on-the-go professionals.
Learn some of the most common contract mistakes from attorney Lisa Sommer Devlin and get tips on how to avoid legal disputes during our next webinar.
Jennifer Collins, president and CEO of JDC Events, discusses the power of events in her book, “Events Spark Change: A Guide to Designing Powerful and
Many traditions born from startup culture go far beyond mere incentives in order to honor each individual employee’s contribution and dedication to the
Jenn Heinold, senior vice president of events at Access Intelligence, discusses how she stays ahead of the curve planning events for five different markets.
By understanding the 10 key steps, you can set a good foundation for a successful hybrid event that extends your event’s audience reach.
Marriott’s Convention & Resort Network’s Colorado properties soar right alongside the Rockies.
Miami has always been a hot spot. Barry Moskowitz, Greater Miami CVB's vice president of sales and industry relations, lets us in on the city's growing
New Avenues INK, a Portland, Oregon-based nonprofit, trains at-risk and homeless youth to create promotional gear for events.
These six venues pay tribute to service members in the country’s military and law enforcement.
The Pacific Northwest welcomes its newest destination for meeting groups seeking unbeatable waterfront views with Vancouver USA.
Travel Portland revitalizes its tourism efforts with a shift in its marketing and management strategies.
Brian Rubin, senior director of operations for Informa Exhibitions, digs through the details to make sure each of his events connects with its audience.
You know and love Atlanta’s downtown. Now, it’s time to try something a little different.
There are no universal rules for rewarding your vendors. Here are some basics for tipping correctly.
A Connect Independent Planner addresses a need for third-party planners threatened by lower commissions.
San Jose, Costa Rica, is about to shake up the MICE industry by launching its new convention center this year.
Your attendees have the technology in their hand… and they already know how to use it! Here's how to streamline your event communication with AI chatbots.
As home to both the South Carolina's capital and its largest university, Columbia is a vibrant city and creative hub that’s bursting with big ideas,
Mike Carlucci, senior VP of revenue and specialty events at Clarion UX, looks for scary good results at his trade shows—Halloween-themed or not.
In her new role, President of Discover Albany Jill Delaney is embracing the use of technology to maximize the county's marketing efforts.