We're talking an infinity ballroom in National Harbor, virtual reality site visits in Orlando and the latest fashion trend to take the internet by storm.
Annie Eaton, founder and CEO, Futurus, and Ed Thomas, mobile and emerging tech product lead, CNN, discuss the value of using virtual reality to tell your
In this video, we spotlight Connect Association's 2017 40 Under 40 class, who we have dubbed the "Artists of Assembly." Congratulations to all honorees.
This week, Austin CVB gets a new name, Japan unveils a luxury train, Motif Seattle gets a makeover and horses gear up to win gold at the Kentucky Derby.
For the week of April 24-28, we're talking a fitness and hotel collaboration, upgraded meeting spaces and Wi-Fi and rumors of a Star Wars-themed hotel.
For the week of April 17-21, we're talking the new Unicorn Frappuccino, a big boost for Visit Florida and kudos for venues in Albany and Detroit.
For the week of April 10-14, we're talking United Airlines memes, biometrics, an expansion to Las Vegas Convention Center and more.
For the week of April 3-7, we’re talking 2022 vision in Pittsburgh, neon lights in Baltimore, a milestone birthday in Las Vegas and big wins in North
For the week of March 27-31, we cover the latest news in the sky and on the ground, from a sweet partnership at JetBlue to New York’s first robot butler.
For the week of March 20-24, we look at the Department of Homeland Security's new laptop ban, DMAI's upcoming name change and creative Oreo flavors.
Greg Grohowski, Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa's executive chef, describes the hotel's approach to food simply: "where farm to table comes to life."
For the week of March 13-17, we’re chatting one-night hotel rooms, a new look to a beloved meetings company and Greenville, S.C.'s play for the big leagues.
For the week of March 6-10, we’re chatting cookie monsters, a surprising resignation, one teched-out Texas hotel and more.
Timo Kiuru, creative director and author of Experiential Creative Planning talks about the trend of digitalization effecting experiential event marketing.
More than 3,000 association, corporate, specialty and sports meeting professionals gathered to network, learn and be inspired.
At the How Design Live 2016 conference in May in Atlanta, keynote speaker David Lesué, a creative director at Workfront, spoke about user-friendly experiences.
The most influential young people in association and specialty meetings made our annual list of 40 Under 40 for Connect Association magazine.
Get your imagination moving with the Connect Association origami fortuneteller.
Here's a quick glimpse at what's inside the latest issue of Connect.
Known for emerald-green water and sugar-white sand, Destin, Ft. Walton Beach and Okaloosa Island will charm your meeting attendees. Explore the Emerald
Roger Rickard advises planners on why they should become meetings industry advocates.
The 2015 Connect Marketplace gathered more than 2,000 meeting industry professionals in Pittsburgh for networking and education.
Meet some of Connect Magazine's annual 40 Under 40 winners for 2015 in this tribute video.
In this Insider Series video, Joshua Grimes, Esq., of Grimes Law Offices, shares his tips on how to stop suitcasing at your event.
Meetings Imagined by Marriott: People inspired. Marriott delivered.
Industry insider Jeff Hurt shares his take on how planners can reinvent their future meetings. See if you agree or disagree.
There are a lot of third-rail industry issues in this edition of Connect. Watch this video for a preview of the top stories.
Deborah Gardner and Carolyn Browning discuss how to compete with social media and win your attendees attention.
Food and beverage expert Tess Vismale, CMP, DES, shares tips for foolproofing your meeting’s menu.
Join hundreds of meeting professionals in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, August 27-29, for Connect Marketplace.
Right outside of Atlanta, the bustling enclave of Dunwoody, Georgia, gives association and specialty meetings loads of Southern charm.
Associations get into the spring of things with a month full of annual meetings. We put 12 conferences head-to-head to see which would come out on top,
In this week’s Insider Series video, Flashpoint speakers Mari Snyder, Thomas J. Maloney, Meltem Priest and Denise Naguib of Marriott International discuss
While social media provides innumerable ways to engage with attendees, it also presents a threat. What do you do if, in the throes of your event, participants
In this week’s Insider Series video, a variety of meetings professionals share their predictions about the future of the industry.
Four events industry leaders discuss a dynamic new format for fast-paced attendee engagement.