Leadership guru Michael Hyatt has learned the hard way how to manage his time while nourishing his soul.
After twenty years with Omni hotels, Peter Strebel steps up to the plate as president and discusses what planners and guests can expect in the future.
Brad Dean discusses why leading the new Puerto Rico DMO as CEO following Hurricane Maria's aftermath is personal for him.
Founders Leonora Valvo and Marie-Claire Andrews discuss their careers, how they found Event Tech Tribe and their opportunity to launch women into the event
We asked and you answered. Behold, our list of your favorite venues in the South to conduct events and meetings. Congratulations to all.
The #MeToo movement continues to prove sexual misconduct is an issue meetings and event professionals must address right now.
Connect speaker Jim Spellos discusses the hottest trends in technology for 2018.
Paul Somogyi recently stepped down from Marriott International after 30 years. He recalls some great memories and looks ahead to what's next.
Visit Britain emerges with a renewed push to attract conferences and meetings outside of London.
Global Meetings Industry Day, which is April 12 this year, is the perfect time for us to showcase the real impact that meetings and events have on our
Agent Inc., a start-up based in California, is stepping up in the height of the #MeToo movement to provide a safer way for models to book jobs.
Inspire team members with these eight unusual activities that encourage collaboration, teamwork, and help pump up morale.
Manage and grow your professional life from the palm of your hand with these networking apps that are user-friendly.
Industry leaders across all sectors say that progress has been made but diversity and inclusion efforts need to continue.
Connect is seeking nominations for the 2018 40 Under 40, honoring the brightest minds in association and specialty events. Nominations are due May 7.
John Trovato, managing director of Casa Marina and The Reach, Waldorf Astoria Resorts in Key West, vividly recalls how Hurricane Irma barreled toward Florida.
Visit Scotland launches an innovative campaign touting the country’s role in historic events.
Learn the ins and outs of negotiating banquets and catering costs.
From easy airlift and inspired venues to team-building activities with good taste, meeting in San Jose is a genius move.
Trade groups across all industries band together to address significant drop in international visitors to the United States since 2015.
James Jessie, senior vice President of convention sales at Travel Portland, discusses the evolution of the Northwest destination.
Visit Tampa Bay takes a grassroots approach to inspiring local teens to engage in hospitality and tourism by sponsoring an all-day youth academy.
A recent report from The Experience Institute confirms that conference attendees are acting more and more like vacationers.
Meet Suzanne Scully Hackman, CDME, who's served as director of meetings and conventions for Visit St. Petersburg/Clearwater for more than a dozen years.
We know you take your meetings and events down south. Give us a heads up on what the best venues are in the South by taking this short poll.
Known for its indie culture and as the hometown of artist Justin Vernon, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, highlights how a community can find ways to recycle and
From Wolfgang Puck catering, feast your eyes on what the stars will be eating this Oscars Sunday at the Academy's annual Governors Ball.
The growing hospitality industry has seen several strides towards curated experiences and boutique hotels. Here's a list of openings and renovations on
We compiled a list of popular apps that will help you and your peers live healthier and happier this year—and for years to come.
This year in Portland, Connect's annual conference showcased the many meanings of diversity as it relates to the events industry.
Event tech probably will never replace face-to-face meeting. But new technology can drive those interactions to make events more meaningful.
We asked and you answered. Behold, our list of your favorite venues in the East to conduct events and meetings. Congratulations to all.
Learn about communication styles and how best to listen and speak to those who appear to be critical and confrontational.
Visit Oakland invites you to explore the possibilities and envision your next meeting here on the Sunny Side of the Bay!
In her first year as President and CEO of Bryan-College Station CVB, Kindra Fry is ready to roll out the maroon carpet to all visitors.
AV experts break down the seemingly complex audiovisual world, sharing knowledge that event professionals from all levels of experience can use.