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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 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…

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Take Luck Out of the Equation – Interact, Learn, Measure with Mobile Apps

The online world is colliding with the offline, rendering the smart-phone a remote control for life. Three years ago, one may have hit a city street in the hopes of…

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Planning Meetings and Events in Emerging Countries

Have you considered placing a meeting in an emerging country? What do you need to look out for when planning an event there? And what is an emerging country anyway?…

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Incentives: Engage

With all the buzz about how Millennials are changing the workplace and shifting planners’ meeting strategies, it should come as no surprise that this generation – defined globally as individuals…

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Global Compliance Outlook- Meetings

Regulatory compliance continues to be a critical issue for corporations and their meetings operations is one operational area where the potential risks and penalties can be significant. In particular, government…

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Four Empowering Digital Event Solutions

Meeting professionals now have the opportunity to rethink meeting design and content delivery to capitalize on digital solutions and engage the audience in new and exciting ways. New technologies are…

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2015 Global Meetings and Events Forecast

It is our pleasure to bring you our fourth annual global forecast for the Meetings and Events industry. In reviewing the results of the forecast surveys and observing worldwide activity…