Webinar: Balancing Educational Content & Fulfilling Sponsor Expectations

This session will identify ways to fulfill both of these needs by positioning your educational program to better meet the needs of corporate sponsors. A case study will feature an association that has created a successful sponsorship program with its digital educational content.

Dubai hoteliers adapting to surge in Chinese guests, says Kempinski MoE GM

Hotel operators across Dubai have strived to adapt to meet the needs of a massive influx of Chinese tourists visiting the emirate, according to Slim Zaiane, the general manager of the Kempinski Mall of the Emirates. According to official statistics from Dubai Tourism, Chinese tourist numbers rose 12 percent in 2018 to reach 875,000. Between January and June 2019, over 501,000 Chinese tourists visited the emirate. The UAE introduced visa-on-arrival for Chinese tourists in September 2016.

Limited-Edition Merchandise Coming to the 2019 D23 Expo

By Stephen Porter - Assistant Editor 13, 2019 Today Disney released a sneak peek at some of the new and limited-edition merchandise that will be available at the D23 Expo 2019 at the Anaheim Convention Center from Aug 23–25. Multiple stores including The Dream Store, Mickey’s of Glendale, and the Disney Store will be selling this brand-new merchandise. ShopDisney.com/Disney Store The ShopDisney.com/Disney Store will have the largest variety of merchandise.

What to Do in New York This Weekend

There’s something for everyone, from classical music in the park to Alvin Ailey at Lincoln Center and four must-not-miss art shows spotlighting women.

Is the new grading criteria a game changer for the SA hospitality industry?

Is the new grading criteria a game changer for the SA hospitality industry? Travel News / 14 June 2019, 2:00pm / Staff Reporter Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) has expanded its grading criteria. Picture: Pexels. The Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)has released a statement regarding their recently augmented its grading criteria.

Lift : Cannabis Business Conference and Expo Toronto Ushered in Legalization 2.0 With New Consumer and Edibles Data and Record-Setting Industry Attendance

(GlobeNewswire) - Lift & Co. Corp. (" Lift & Co. " or the "Company") (TSXV: LIFT) (OTCQB: LFCOF) today announced the results of the Companys third annual Lift & Co. Cannabis Business Conference and Expo Toronto ( LCBC and Expo , respectively), which took place June 6-9, 2019 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre , bringing an end to Canadian Cannabis Week (CCW, CCWevents.ca) which ran from June 3-9, 2019 .

Horwath HTL Industry Report: New Zealand

Horwath HTL Industry Report: New Zealand share this article 1 min The performance of the New Zealand hotel industry plateaued in 2018, although at a relatively high level compared to recent decades. Government international visitor arrival projections, despite having been revised downwards, are still reasonably positive in the medium term.

How to Woo and Retain Sponsors

Experts say it’s important to remember that the outcomes that make an event successful to an organiser won’t necessarily be the same for a sponsor.