Logistics

Webinar: Negotiate Your Way to Happy

If the word ‘negotiate’ makes your stomach clench, mark your calendar because that’s about to change. Spend an hour learning about the psychology of negotiating and how to find middle ground. Explore feelings generated by negotiating, understand them and point that energy in a positive, productive, strategic direction.

REBROADCAST: Unforeseen Circumstances: When Digital Becomes Your Only Option

Learn about how, faced with hurricane Florence, the Water Quality Association (WQA) converted its face-to-face conference, planned to take place in Hilton Head, S.C., into a digital event in less than a week. All sessions of the conference were broadcast from four rooms at WQA’s headquarters in Lisle, Illinois.

Glocal Flavor

How do you impress the world’s top chefs with the menu at a gala dinner? The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre chef decided to go all in with Malaysian cuisine. 

F&B at the Forefront

Delegates today are more selective about food than ever before, says IACC’s Mark Cooper, who has some suggestions on how to handle.

What Are Top F&B Trends?

Food and drink are essential parts of event design. Here, event professionals share hot tips.

Eliminating Attendee Waste One Cup at a Time

As the business events industry aims to reduce its carbon footprint, one organizer successfully did away with the mountains of cups often left behind at meetings — while giving to those in need.

Why One Conference Moved to an All-Vegetarian Menu

When approximately 2,000 attendees sat down for lunch at the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education Annual Conference, they were fed all plant- based food, all conference long.

Sponsorship Strategies to Finance Your Events

When you plan on hosting an event, one of the first questions that often comes to mind is how to fund it. This session is designed to help you navigate the give-and-take relationship that is necessary to attract the right sponsors for your events.

Webinar: Best Practices, Tools, and Resources to Stop Room Block Poaching

In a survey of 622 meeting professionals representing a diverse cross section of the industry, room block sizes and room rates, the Events Industry Council (EIC) found 73.1% of respondents had events or meetings targeted by piracy or poaching. This webinar will provide you with resources to aid meeting professionals in managing room blocks poaching.

Webinar: Best Practices, Tools, and Resources to Stop Room Block Poaching

In a survey of 622 meeting professionals representing a diverse cross section of the industry, room block sizes and room rates, the Events Industry Council (EIC) found 73.1% of respondents had events or meetings targeted by piracy or poaching. This webinar will provide you with resources to aid meeting professionals in managing room blocks poaching.

K-Pop Incentives: Perceptions vs. Reality

Alex Paik, managing director of Seoul-based brand consultancy AP Communications, offers tips on how event planners can overcome logistical challenges to deliver on client expectations for incentives in Seoul.