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Three Ways to Enhance Your Attendees’ Experience

Three Ways to Enhance Your Attendees’ Experience

Tools to crowdsource content, connect with speakers, and provide online education.
Complimentary CE Alert: Unpacking New Insights for APAC Events

Complimentary CE Alert: Unpacking New Insights for APAC Events

As PCMA broadens its education offerings outside North America, the organization is launching its first-ever live broadcast from the Singapore MICE Forum this week. Learn how you can earn 2.5 clock hours for free.
Before You Raise Your Registration Fees…

Before You Raise Your Registration Fees…

Be sure to think about the state of the travel industry in 2018 and how it will impact your attendees’ total costs.
4 Simple Changes That Fueled Registration Numbers and Room-Block Pickup

4 Simple Changes That Fueled Registration Numbers and Room-Block Pickup

Find out how one medical association increased attendance and inspired nearly every one of its attendees to book within the official housing block.
What Millennials Want From CEOs

What Millennials Want From CEOs

There’s a lot of talk about what the Millennial generation is looking for at meetings and events. A new report reveals what they expect from leaders.
People On The Move

People On The Move

Your colleagues are on the move. Find out who is going where.
PCMA Announces Convening Leaders Host Cities for 2019 and 2020

PCMA Announces Convening Leaders Host Cities for 2019 and 2020

Mark your calendars: Here’s where the business-events industry will gather in the two years following Convening Leaders 2018 in Nashville.
Brisbane Scientists Develop World’s First 3D-Printed Body Parts

Brisbane Scientists Develop World’s First 3D-Printed Body Parts

Graffiti artists, modern dancers, and more — find out how an unlikely cast of Mile High City creatives and entrepreneurs are shaping more memorable experiences for attendees.
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Hilton Garden Inn Is Upping Its Food-and-Beverage Game With Some Help From Judy Greer

Hilton Garden Inn Is Upping Its Food-and-Beverage Game With Some Help From Judy Greer

adweek.com

The Hilton portfolio is debuting the fruits of a 2-year "brand refresh" this week. Why all the fuss now? Changing times, changing tastes and heightened expectations.

How This Conference Created High-Tech and High-Touch Networking Solutions

How This Conference Created High-Tech and High-Touch Networking Solutions

bizbash.com

While the program at this meeting is packed with content, organizers know one-to-one engagement is the main draw for attendees.

16 Inevitable Ways to Make Event Attendees Happy

16 Inevitable Ways to Make Event Attendees Happy

eventmanagerblog.com

Our goal as meeting organizers is to give our attendees a long lasting, positive impression of our event . Here are 16 ways to do just that.

A Peek at the World's Best Airport's Newest Terminal

A Peek at the World’s Best Airport’s Newest Terminal

mashable.com

Because you don't get to be the world's best airport for five years running by resting on your innovation laurels.

5 Habits You Need to Drop to Become a Better Leader

5 Habits You Need to Drop to Become a Better Leader

inc.com

Becoming a better leader starts with looking at what habits you need to cut out of your life.

Top Industry Pros Share Their Tips for Better Events

Top Industry Pros Share Their Tips for Better Events

bizbash.com

Check out these pro tips for creating an emotional connection with attendees, defining an event's purpose, embracing new technology and more

Was a Youth Volleyball Tournament Really Worth $50 Million to Minneapolis?

Was a Youth Volleyball Tournament Really Worth $50 Million to Minneapolis?

MinnPost

A look at the opaque world of convention-bureau math.

InterContinental Hotels Group Institutes a New Cancellation Policy

InterContinental Hotels Group Institutes a New Cancellation Policy

skift.com

IHG is the latest hotel company to announce a major revamp of their cancellation policy.

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