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Up-to-date meetings & event news, published by our award-winning writers from PCMA Convene Magazine.

Webinar: How Hackathons Unleash Remarkable Event Conversations & Connections
At Convening Leaders ’19, Jamie Murdock & Donna Kastner facilitated a hackathon that earned rave reviews, not just from the forty people who participated, but from many others who observed from the sidelines. In this webinar, Jamie and Donna will

Webinar: How Hackathons Unleash Remarkable Event Conversations & Connections

Here are some of the most memorable statements heard during the Knowledge Exchange and elsewhere at the AIME 2019 trade event in Melbourne this week.

Best quotes from AIME 2019

Blockchain Revolution Global
At April’s Blockchain Revolution Global event, the spotlight will be on enterprise leaders and applications — moving away from a focus on cryptocurrency.

Blockchain Evolution

AIME Knowledge Exchange
At Melbourne gathering, executives consider what tech challenges will mean for the business events industry and are urged to harness their power to transform communities.

AIME Leaders Forum Puts Spotlight on Technology and Trends

Millstone Hare Bar & Lounge
Just outside the town of Southam, Warwickshire, England, sits the 600-acre Dallas Burston Polo Club that offers four unique event spaces for gatherings of various sizes. The newest of these is the Millstone Hare Bar & Lounge.

Getting Cozy at the Millstone Hare in Southam, England

A venue consortium’s proposal for subterranean solutions to ease traffic, promote public transit, and even sell fruit wins city competition.

Redefining Paris’ ‘Underground’ Scene

Visa issues
Yassmin Abdel-Magied recounts her experience with border agents on the most recent episode of the TED Radio Hour, underscoring the challenges that some speakers and attendees face in coming to the U.S. for conferences.

Speaker’s Ordeal Illustrates How Visa Issues Can Impact Events

Adrian Ott
The European networking platform for associations turns to partnerships to improve members’ learning options.

AC Forum Spreads Its Wings

pay transparency
Pay transparency — allowing all employees to access the salary information of their bosses, their peers, and even their CEO — is quite rare. The annual Convene Salary Survey helps us understand the business events industry more. Make it as robust as possible by participating in the 2019 questionnaire.

Should You Share Your Salary Information?


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