Nominations are due Jan. 15, 2018, for our next class of 40 Under 40 honorees. We are looking for the best young minds in corporate events and meetings.
Operating through a lens of one or more backup styles prevents people from reacting, responding or performing in the way we should.
The better you get to know your attendees, the more value you can bring to your company. Therein lies the value of adopting design thinking.
These eight new travel-friendly gadgets are about to become your new best friends, especially if you are constantly on the move for your job.
Is the meetings and events industry’s bubble about to burst as it did a decade ago? It’s too soon to tell, but beware these signs.
A strong relationship between a DMO and convention center is the backbone of a city that successfully earns meetings business.
If Marriott is correct, a fast-track, off-site construction process known as modular construction is the future of hotel builds.
While they’re ever so important, third-party planners can also be very misunderstood. Get to know them better to see how they're far from a third wheel.
In modern Cartagena, Colombia, the future and the historic past are forging to mold the destination into a charismatic metropolis.
The all-new Grand at Moon Palace Cancun is a planner’s playground for events, with downtime at the beach and pools for built-in entertainment.
The grand opening of Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach gives its namesake Florida destination a coveted second luxury property.
Create your own version of “Castaway” (albeit with more creature comforts) by sending your award winners, board members or execs to a secluded island.
Lip Smacking Foodie Tours will prove to you that for all of the fine dining Las Vegas has to offer, the best meal you may find is a plate of spaghetti.
Projection mapping can enhance your event design, but at what cost? Keep expenses low with these four tips.
Don’t let fear of failure keep you from following your passion. Implement these five steps into your life to turn your dream job into a reality.
Don’t let your event become obsolete. Learn what disruptive innovation is and how it plays an essential role in the life (or death) of a company.
An unengaged audience is the worst nightmare for a panel. Planners can assist panelists by suggesting these techniques to connect to the audience.
Here are five ways planners can revalidate your event design to pique attendee interest and revive your meeting or conference.
We all start as task managers; but if you want to take your career to the next level, becoming a strategic planner is a must.
Brush up on how to properly control your AV costs while taking into consideration the best tools for your event.
Dishing out “no thank-you’s” is essential for maintaining work-life balance and avoiding feeling overwhelmed.
We explore a strategic timeline to ensure you engage participants before, during and after your event.
The future of meetings lies in the hands of event tech like Pavegen, a flooring system that generates electricity and captures data from footsteps.
Jason Peterson, chief creative officer of The Annex, shares tips for savvier snapping.
Use these three presentation tools to streamline your education sessions. They'll allow you (and your speakers) to breathe a little bit easier.
You’ll want to add this sweet tech from CES 2017 to your wish list.
At last year's Oracle events, creative studio Invisible Light Network created off-beat giveaways that turned attendees' voices into tangible wristbands.
Forget coloring books! Wow attendees with Tilt Brush by Google, an app powered by VR technology that allows users to paint in a 3-D world.
Celebrity event producer Michael Cerbelli makes a career out of being at the forefront of the latest trends and in the know about cutting-edge performers.
Sebastien Maingourd. general manager of The William Vale, discusses how the 183-room hotel had adopted the feel of its vibrant Brooklyn neighborhood.
Relive the best moments from a great Connect 2017 in New Orleans. Thanks to New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center for being a great host.
Learn how a group of influential volunteers has made all the difference in co-creating the American Marketing Association rebrand.
Experience W Seattle's new W Sound Suite. Launched in April, it is the brainchild of W Brand’s North American Music Director DJ White Shadow.
Annie Eaton, founder and CEO, Futurus, and Ed Thomas, mobile and emerging tech product lead, CNN, discuss using virtual reality to tell your brand's story.
Greg Grohowski, Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa's executive chef, describes the hotel's approach to food simply: "where farm to table comes to life."