November 2023

Cover illustration by Melinda Beck

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Meetings Market Survey 2023: ‘The Work Has Gotten Very Difficult’

Respondents to our Meetings Market Survey — which we brought back after a COVID-induced break — shared that the post-COVID business environment brings a host of challenges that have yet to work themselves out. And they are feeling simultaneously anxious and excited about the future of the business events industry.

BY Magdalina Atanassova Michelle Russell November 13, 2023

How Event Professionals Are Feeling About Their Jobs

As part of our 30th Meetings Market Survey, event professionals shared how outside forces and internal changes are affecting how they feel about their jobs, and what worries and excites them about the future.

BY Michelle Russell November 8, 2023

’The Event-Industry Adaptations Are Coming Fast and Furious’

Technology journalist Michelle Bruno shares what — in addition to AI — planners should keep their eye on in Convene’s annual Events Industry Forecast.

BY Barbara Palmer October 30, 2023

Powering Human Connection with AI

What three experts predict will happen when artificial intelligence meets event technology.

BY Barbara Palmer October 30, 2023

Moving Parking and Mobility Into the Future

The International Parking & Mobility Institute puts the pedal to the metal during its annual Parking & Mobility Conference & Expo.

BY Casey Gale October 30, 2023

Some Trends We Didn’t Foresee

Here are some new developments in technology — possibly for events — that have caught our attention.

BY Michelle Russell October 30, 2023

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