Places & Spaces

Nothing can color a meeting more than your choice of destination and venue. A global look at destinations, venues, and their relationships with meetings and events.

Breaking Attendance Records in Prague

The city’s medical reputation was a draw as the European Association of Haemophilia and Allied Disorders drew its biggest congress crowd yet.

BY Lane Nieset March 19, 2019

A New Chapter for Jerusalem

The Holy City is aiming to woo more conference attendees.

BY Lane Nieset March 19, 2019

This Hotel Wants to Reward Past Guests for Returning Surprising Items

Thievery isn’t typically something that businesses honor. However, an iconic hotel in New Orleans is using poor past behavior to power a big celebration.

BY David McMillin March 18, 2019

Phoenix Warms the Winter Weary

Punxsutawney Phil couldn’t find his shadow, so Convene headed to Phoenix to find the first signs of spring.

BY David McMillin March 8, 2019

Making the Case for DMCs

In a new white paper, Aim Group International outlines what it believes a destination management company can offer the events industry and spotlights trends for 2019.

BY Lane Nieset March 4, 2019

Why Attendees Keep Coming Back

Herbalife’s APAC events draw thousands of attendees to the same cities year after year. Independent distributor Marisa Jampathong shares why ‘our teams never seem to tire of these destinations.’

February 25, 2019

Hilton Introduces Signia Hilton, a Meetings & Events Focused Hotel Brand

The new hotel brand, launching first in Indianapolis, Atlanta, and Orlando, will fill a gap at the upper end of the meetings-hotel space, said Hilton CEO Chris Nassetta.

BY Barbara Palmer February 24, 2019