Meetings & Events

2020 Meetings & Events Forecast: Attendee Experience

According to our newly released 2020 Meetings & Events Forecast, the attendee experience continues to grow in focus with meeting owners and planners, indicating that they spend more time focused…

Meetings & Events

2020 Meetings & Events Forecast: Global Activity Predictions

Looking into 2020, meeting professionals are “very optimistic” about the meetings and events industry, according to the 2020 Meetings & Events Forecast. Even as some analysts are warning of a…

Meetings & Events

Crafting a Millennial-Friendly Events Experience

Similar to how the business travel industry has been adapting to an expanding millennial workforce, meetings and events also are being modified to appeal to this generation, now in their…

Travel Insights

The Top Global Meeting Destinations: Where Business Travelers Are Heading

What cities in the world are the best for business meetings? American Express Global Business Travel’s Meetings & Events division answers that question in its newly released 2019 Global Meetings and…

Travel Insights

2019 Global Meetings and Events Forecast

As the 2019 Global Meetings and Events Forecast produced by American Express Global Business Travel’s Meetings & Events division reveals, the industry is settling into a new normal after getting…

Meetings & Events

How to Incentivize Employees with Bucket List–Worthy Travel Experiences

Using incentive trips not only can motivate employees to hit certain sales or service goals but also can boost a company’s brand and its recruitment and retention efforts. But what…

Meetings & Events

Finding the Right Event Space in North America

In 2018, meeting planners are putting a dedicated focus on attendee experience (over scale). So, finding the right event space across North America is more important now than ever before….

Meetings & Events

Prioritizing Your Meetings Spend in North America

Whether meetings professionals see budgets increasing or holding steady, across regions they agree that attendee experience is the priority moving forward.  Cuts in off-site evening events and optional activities could be…

Meetings & Events

The State of Meetings in North America

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

Meetings & Events

Finding the Right Event Space in Europe

In 2018, meeting planners are putting a dedicated focus on attendee experience (over scale). So, finding the right event space is more important now than ever before. Learn more about…