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Meetings & Events

The State of Meetings in 2018 in Europe

In 2018, the meetings and events industry across Europe will continue to thrive! We see an increasing focus on attendee experience, and companies will continue managing their meetings investment strategically…

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Beyond the Boardroom: Unique Event Venues for Your Next Big Meeting

Coming soon to a movie theater near you? In addition to the latest superhero sequel, it very well could be your company’s next big meeting. According to a recent New…

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Understanding Your Attendees: The Key to Event Success

Every event attendee comes with their own perspective, goals and personality. From the Social Butterfly to the Reluctant Attendee, understanding these personalities at a high level can give insight into…

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Benchmarking Your Meetings Management Journey

As part of the 2017 Meetings Forecast survey, companies participated in a benchmarking exercise where they were asked questions on their implementation, definition, and adoption of meetings management practices. Based…

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Mitigating Risk Across Meeting & Event Planning in China

Multinational organizations are increasing their presence across China, an economic growth zone. As a result, meetings activity is increasing in China. According to Transparency International’s Perception Index, China scored 40/100,…

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The Top Global Meetings Destinations: Where Business Travelers Are Heading

What cities in the world are the best for business meetings? American Express Meetings & Events (M&E) answers that question in its newly released 2018 Global Meetings and Events Forecast…

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2018 Global Meetings & Events Forecast

Looking ahead to 2018, the meetings and events industry can be described as a thriving environment. We are seeing steady and increasing investment with meetings viewed as a growth enabler…

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Lessons For Event and Travel Managers From the Canada Games

This summer, thousands of young athletes gathered in Winnipeg, Manitoba, for the 50th anniversary of the Canada Games, a high-level multisport competition that takes place every two years. It’s where…

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2017 Global Meetings and Events Forecast

The sixth annual global meetings forecast demonstrates the increasing strategic role and value that meetings and events play in organizations of all sizes around the globe. In the 2017 forecast,…

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Mitigating Risk in Meetings: 5 Areas to Watch

The meetings and events environment has undergone a lot of change in the past few years.  More and more companies are rolling out managed meetings programs to enhance transparency, gain…

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Pharmaceutical Conference Planning: The Physician’s Perspective on Meetings and Events

Over the last twenty years, pharmaceutical companies have faced ever-changing guidelines and increasing scrutiny around their interactions with physicians. Interaction and communication with healthcare professionals is a critical channel pharmaceutical…

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The Benefits of Attendee Travel Management

Travel to and from a meeting or an event is very much part of each attendee’s event experience. Meeting planners and attendees alike can benefit from inclusion of air travel…