Convening Leaders

We Never Fail

Convening Leaders reinforced our industry’s remarkable resilience — and our tremendous responsibility to spearhead economic and social recovery, writes PCMA President & CEO Sherrif Karamat.

vaccination

The Travel and Hospitality Industries Step up

Joining convention centers that have become mass vaccination distribution sites, hotels are offering to do their part to combat COVID-19. The American Hotel & Lodging Association sent a letter to the Biden transition team, sharing why hotels are uniquely positioned to contribute to vaccine distribution efforts. 

Julie Cottineau

Don’t Neglect Those ‘Vomit-Bag Moments’

“Everything is up for grabs” in the business events industry, said ECEF keynoter Julie Cottineau, who shared in her session how to use a “twist” approach to rethink how to engage attendees, sponsors, and exhibitors in the new normal.

covid-19 recovery dashboard

Vaccines Give Events Industry a Shot in the Arm

Just as the COVID-19 vaccines began rolling out, we asked December Recovery Dashboard survey respondents, both planners and suppliers, if they’re feeling more hopeful — and if the news has changed their plans for the coming year.

How to Develop Metrics, Track and Analyse Data at Digital Events

Webinar: How to Develop Metrics, Track and Analyse Data at Digital Events

Supported by TCEB, join us and learn how you should develop the right data metrics for sponsors and partners of your digital events. Also, what are the questions to ask of the event platforms to ensure you receive the data at the completion of your digital event thereby creating more value for your event stakeholders.

Webinar: How to Develop Metrics, Track and Analyse Data at Digital Events

Supported by TCEB, join us and learn how you should develop the right data metrics for sponsors and partners of your digital events. Also, what are the questions to ask of the event platforms to ensure you receive the data at the completion of your digital event thereby creating more value for your event stakeholders.

hybrid event facilities

How Hybrid Is Taking Center Stage in Convention Centers

To meet the evolving needs of the business events industry in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, convention centers and other meeting venues are adding broadcast studios to their list of options for event producers.