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PCMA Transforms Traditional Education Model

| June 10, 2014

CHICAGO, IL, June 10, 2014 –The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) will be experimenting with a live case study in content delivery at the PCMA Education Conference in Toronto, June 22-25, 2014.

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Dubai Tourism Honours UAE National Graduates in the Hospitality Sector

| May 29, 2014
Dubai Tourism Honours UAE National Graduates in the Hospitality Sector

As part of its programme of Emiratisation, Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) recently honoured 30 new UAE nationals graduating to work in the hospitality and tourism industry. The graduates recently completed “START”, DTCM’s vocational programme and were honored at an awards ceremony held at Mina A’Salam’s Madinat Jumeirah which was attended by […]

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ECM launches its Academy – accelerator of Meetings Industry worldwide

| May 23, 2014
ECM launches its Academy – accelerator of Meetings Industry worldwide

Following 28 successful years of ECM Summer School, European Cities Marketing is exporting the unbeaten concept to emerging destinations in non-European continents/regions like Asia, Africa, South America or the Gulf. “European Cities Marketing offers a know-how transfer operation for the education of Meeting Industry professionals in destinations looking towards a global positioning. The ECM Academy […]

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IMEX in Frankfurt Attendees Learn How to Think & Act Like Google, Disney & Other Innovation Powerhouses

| May 21, 2014

Frankfurt – As attendees flooded the floor for the first day of IMEX in Frankfurt some went straight to the CIC Inspiration Centre to learn how they can adopt and foster more innovation in their own thinking and in their business strategies. This packed session, led by Kevin White Chief Strategist and CEO of event […]

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VES Delivers Superior Hybrid Meetings Education

| May 15, 2014

The Virtual Edge Institute (VEI) is bringing back their popular Virtual Edge Summit May 21, 2014. The Summit delivers premier education to meetings professionals who produce hybrid or digital meetings. Attendees will participate virtually in an online environment with facilitated discussions occurring throughout each of the 5 sessions. Summit attendees will have the opportunity to […]

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The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management partners with French Hospitality Management School

| February 26, 2014

Dubai, 23 Feb 2014:  The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM), one of the world’s leading hospitality business management schools and a part of the global luxury hotel company Jumeirah Group, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with award-winning CMH – International Hospitality Management School (CMH), based in Paris, France.

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International educational seminar for professionals in the field of meeting industry

| February 14, 2014
International educational seminar for professionals in the field of meeting industry

Another in a series of educational seminars organized by Prague Convention Bureau, this year on “Trends and Key Drivers for Success in the Meeting Industry”,

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EIBTM ‘Live’ set to deliver Virtual Education Stream

| November 18, 2013
EIBTM ‘Live’ set to deliver Virtual Education Stream

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EIBTM supports Industry Peers through dedicated research education stream

| October 10, 2013
EIBTM supports Industry Peers through dedicated research education stream

Results will be presented at 2013 Show (19-21 November) 

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IMEX targets corporate planners and senior executives with launch of new education event – Exclusively Corporate @ IMEX

| April 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
IMEX targets corporate planners and senior executives with launch of new education event – Exclusively Corporate @ IMEX

IMEX in Frankfurt 2013 will see the launch of a new education and networking event designed specifically for corporate meeting planners and senior corporate executives.

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Line Up announced for EIBTM Online Education Week taking place 22-26 April 2013

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Line Up announced for EIBTM Online Education Week taking place 22-26 April 2013

Technology, Hybrid Events, Sustainability and Global Industry Research confirmed as leading themes Key Industry Figures Set to Support EIBTM Online Education Week

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IHG’s groundbreaking Academy Programme Celebrates its 150th Partner Globally

| January 14, 2013 | 0 Comments
IHG’s groundbreaking Academy Programme Celebrates its 150th Partner Globally

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hospitality companies, today celebrates the launch of its 150th IHG Academy in China. The global IHG Academy Programme partners with community organisations and education providers in local markets, to offer skills development and improve employment prospects of the local population.  The IHG Academy Programme has grown rapidly […]

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PCMA Education Foundation Unveils 39 Ways Science Can Improve Meetings

| January 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

New report identifies opportunities to design more innovative meetings for better performance January 10 2013, CHICAGO: A new guide commissioned by the PCMA Education Foundation uses a collection of behavioural science studies curated by psychologists to determine what can enhance the value of face-to-face experiences for both attendees and planners.

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PCMA to Strengthen Global Education Strategy

| January 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
PCMA to Strengthen Global Education Strategy

7 January 13, Chicago: The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) will unveil plans to further strengthen its foothold in Europe as the leader in Education as part of its greater global strategy at a press conference at its Convening Leaders event next week (13-16 January). The announcement follows recent European activity from the association including, […]

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A Unique Plan to Meet University Requirements

| January 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Are you planning to study abroad? Which country have you chosen? Is it a university from the United Kingdom or Australia

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Value-added education program makes the second edition of IMEX America a hotter business ticket than ever

| October 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Over the past 12 months organizers of IMEX America, the biggest trade show in the US for the meetings, incentive travel and events industry, have focused on enhancing the winning formula of business-building, value, networking and education that saw the trade show launch to such positive effect last year. As the second edition of the […]

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80 international researchers in Tourism and Hospitality coming to Dubai this November

| September 4, 2012 | 0 Comments
80 international researchers in Tourism and Hospitality coming to Dubai this November

Dubai, 3 September 2012:  The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management, one of the world’s leading business hospitality management school and a part of Jumeirah Group, is hosting the 6th International Panel of Experts (IPoE) Forum 2012 from 18 20 November 2012. This annual Forum is the signature event of The International Centre of Excellence in Tourism […]

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World Travel Market 2012: Hotel Seminars to Feature Key Industry Speakers

| August 7, 2012
World Travel Market 2012: Hotel Seminars to Feature Key Industry Speakers

Some of the hotel industry’s most knowledgeable and experienced leaders will be sharing their expertise at a number of hotel-focused seminars at this year’s World Travel Market 2012, the leading global event for the travel industry. The event, which runs from Monday 5 November to Thursday 8 November, is well known for the quality of […]

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Find Your Niche in Sarawak- ICCA Asia Pacific Educational Seminar to give participants an edge in the meetings industry

| June 20, 2012

KUCHING, June 2012: The ICCA Asia Pacific Educational Seminar (APES) is held in conjunction with the annual ICCA Asia Pacific Chapter Client/ Supplier Business Workshop, which will take place from the 4th to 6th July 2012 at the Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK). The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) Asia Pacific Chapter organise the […]

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Controversy likely at IAPCO / IPCAA Seminar

| May 7, 2012

Wednesday 22 May, 08.45 at IMEX, Frankfurt  The IAPCO / IPCAA Seminar “How do you fit into the healthcare congress stakeholder chain?” is certain to cause controversy and perhaps even discord ! Martin Jensen, of H. Lundbeck, representing ICPAA, will review, amongst others; Would you listen to what a convention bureau has to say? Is there a trend […]

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Vilnius Open hosts first IAPCO Seminar in Lithuania

| May 3, 2012

“Vilnius Convention Bureau was proud to host the first IAPCO National Seminar in the country believing that this exceptional training opportunity would provide a substantial amount of practical information and invaluable knowledge to the participants” said Jolanta Beniulienė, Director, Vilnius Convention Bureau. High ranking presenters from the industry shared their knowledge and expertise with the […]

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MyCEB organises training to boost the business event industry in SE Asia

| May 3, 2012

Malaysia Convention and Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) brought together an impressive ensemble of experienced world-class speakers, namely Mathias Posch, President of the International Conference Services (ICS) Canada, Sarah Storie-Pugh, Administrator, IAPCO, and André Vietor, Managing Director of Viajes Iberia Congresos, Spain, to share their knowledge bringing a wealth of practical experience on a range of hot […]

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Enthusing the Travel and Tourism professionals of tomorrow

| February 2, 2012

The University of Brighton and the Institute of Travel and Meetings (ITM) recently held the first ever “Travel Professionals of Tomorrow” conference to encourage more students to think about a career in the travel industry. Over 100 sixth form students from across Sussex and Surrey attended the event investigating the changing nature of the travel […]

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Best practice in city marketing highlighted at ECM Bilbao

| December 5, 2011

115 delegates participated in the ECM Autumn Meeting. The meeting was hosted by the city of Bilbao, Spain, from 16th to 19th November 2011 and the seminar topic focussed on best practice in city marketing approaches, methods, projects and processes that have proven themselves over time and can therefore serve as role models. Garry White, […]

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Make the most of New Business Opportunities in the Future Events Experience

| November 21, 2011
Make the most of New Business Opportunities in the Future Events Experience

The new live Future Events Experience at EIBTM (www.eibtm.com) will deliver a number of business, education and networking opportunities to deliver insight into how future conferences and meetings will be run. Located near the Internet Café and EIBTM Lecture Theatre, the Future Events Experience (Stand P350) is tipped to be the most visited new feature […]

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London is World’s Top Destination for Academic Excellence

| October 9, 2011

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings revealed that seven universities in London are listed in the top 200 – more than any other city in the world. London’s academic offering for international students now extends across a range of subjects from business to science and fashion to technology. With over 105,000 international students from […]

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HBAA and Eventia unify education

| September 7, 2011

Lead associations announce collaboration for education HBAA and Eventia have announced collaboration in the field of education, recognising the individual strengths & benefits provided by each Association within this area. The collaboration aims to extend and enhance the member benefits of both specialist industry bodies: the HBAA are renowned for delivering an excellent annual ‘Training […]

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The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management Accredited in Australia and the UK

| September 2, 2011
The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management Accredited in Australia and the UK

Dubai : The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM), one of the world’s leading hospitality management schools and a part of the Dubai-based luxury hospitality company, Jumeirah Group, is now accredited in both Australia and the UK. The International Centre of Excellence in Tourism and Hospitality Education (THE-ICE), an Australian-based accreditation body, has reviewed the […]

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MPI Commissions Comprehensive Global CSR Study

| July 18, 2011

Leeds Metropolitan University to undertake multi-year research project Dallas, TX – Meeting Professionals International (MPI) has commissioned Leeds Metropolitan University to manage a three year study into the importance and value of corporate social responsibility (CSR) to the meeting and event industry. This study, the most comprehensive of its kind ever undertaken, intends to bring new insights into […]

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Those who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones

| June 3, 2011

The IAPCO Seminar presented by Roslyn McLeod, MD, arinex ltd pty and Esther Assous, Events Manager, World LP Gas Association, drew a large and controversial audience on the topic of Insourcing or Outsourcing Conference Management. Albeit a constant dilemma for Associations, “there is a common denominator” says Roslyn McLeod “which is where the glass house […]

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REED TRAVEL EXHIBITIONS TO SPONSOR EDUCATION AT 50TH ICCA CONGRESS LEIPZIG

| June 1, 2011

Reed Travel Exhibitions (RTE) has announced that it is to sponsor the ICCA Education programme at the 50th annual conference in Leipzig this October. With an anticipated audience of over 1000 senior delegates from the international meetings industry, this is an important anniversary and a milestone date. “ RTE has been a long supporter and […]

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ABTA HEALTH AND SAFETY PROGRAMME TRAINS 500 IN TURKEY

| May 29, 2011
ABTA HEALTH AND SAFETY PROGRAMME TRAINS 500 IN TURKEY

ABTA’s Destination Services Manager, Angie Hills, Donna Boucher ABTA Destination Services coordinator and Health & Safety expert Ian Greaves from IGI have returned from running a ten day health and safety seminar tour in Turkey’s most popular resorts. The collaborative project, supported by the Turkish Tourist Office, Ministry of Tourism and Ministry of Transport trained […]

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The ECM Summer School will celebrate its ‘silver anniversary’ in Cracow

| April 29, 2011
The ECM Summer School will celebrate its ‘silver anniversary’ in Cracow

European Cities Marketing will be staging its renowned ECM Summer School between August 27-31 2011. This is the 25th edition and, as such, it will be a very special ‘quarter of a century’ anniversary. Cracow, Poland, will be the host, and the participants will have an excellent opportunity to see the city and experience its […]

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Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management Signs Agreement with Beijing Hospitality Institute

| April 26, 2011

Dubai April, 2011: The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management, one of the world’s leading hospitality management schools and part of Jumeirah Group, recently signed a cooperation agreement with the Beijing Hospitality Institute. The agreement establishes an academic exchange programme between The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management and Beijing Hospitality Institute – a specialist university certified […]

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Top Five Preliminary Findings Shaping Major Research Project by MPI

| April 19, 2011

Business Value of Meetings research revealed at AIBTM unlike previous studies Initial findings from an intensive 18-month study into the business value of meetings and best practices amongst industry professionals around the world are yielding unique findings that will shape not only the study report, but also future content development on this topic. Chief researcher […]

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Local Airport helps Local Students to a Flying Start!

| April 17, 2011
Local Airport helps Local Students to a Flying Start!

The London City Airport University Prize Scheme (UPS), which aims to increase management potential within local boroughs, is now inviting applications from students for 2011. London City Airport is seeking young people who are planning to start university in September 2011 and are studying a subject relevant to the airport business, such as transport, tourism, business, […]

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The International School of Hospitality Announces Five Week Summer Studies Program in Las Vegas, Nevada

| April 17, 2011
The International School of Hospitality Announces Five Week Summer Studies Program in Las Vegas, Nevada

5-week summer hospitality certificate programs in event planning, meeting planning, wedding planning, concierge, hotel operations and human resources. Offered in Las Vegas, featuring small classes, practical learning, networking and site visits. Hospitality summer programs at TISOH are practical, involve distinguished industry professionals, and use Las Vegas as a learning laboratory. The International School of Hospitality […]

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EIBTM LAUNCHES EDUCATION ON DEMAND

| April 14, 2011
EIBTM LAUNCHES EDUCATION ON DEMAND

EIBTM (www.eibtm.com) is set to release a selection of key educational seminars available to watch online via EIBTM TV. The project is part of EIBTM’s ongoing commitment to providing valuable education and support to meetings professionals on the run up to EIBTM 2011. Over the next three weeks EIBTM will deliver 13 thought provoking seminars […]

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ETC-UNWTO Joint International Seminar on Tourism Product Development

| April 6, 2011

12-13 May 2011, Dublin, Ireland The European Travel Commission (ETC), the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and Fáilte Ireland have the pleasure of inviting you to attend the ETC-UNWTO Joint International Seminar on Tourism Product Development, which will be held in Dublin, Ireland on 12-13 May 2011. This practical seminar will provide you an overview of […]

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Participate in the Industry’s Top-rated Educational Experience

| March 29, 2011
Participate in the Industry’s Top-rated Educational Experience

The 2011 Global Education Conference in New York City, 10-12 April will feature top-level education on each day, including keynote presentations addressing macro-level issues impacting business and society, and education sessions offering seek and find opportunities that put you in the driver’s seat, engaging directly with thought leaders and subject matter experts. Keynote Presenters The […]

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