“As we head towards the final countdown for IMEX in Frankfurt, there’s a quietly confident attitude radiating throughout the meetings and events sector. Although the first quarter of this year has been marked by some extraordinary and unsettling events around the globe, IMEX 2017 will be a reflection of an international market that’s extremely resilient, […]
Уважаемые коллеги и бизнес-партнеры! «Музенидис Трэвел» предлагает вам уникальную возможность начать новый успешный сезон с рекламного тура в Грецию, где вы лично познакомитесь с нашими эксклюзивными возможностями проведения бизнес-путешествия в эту замечательную страну и в дружественной атмосфере получите новый незаменимый опыт организации и проведения бизнес-путешествия в Афины – европейскую столицу MICE 2017.
Agenda includes topical issues such as sustainability and social responsibility, digitalisation and demographic change – admission to the ITB Berlin Convention is free for trade visitors
Event Connections announces the appointment of new Event Delivery Manager, Chris Wright.
US based Shoflo https://shoflo.tv, the event production software specialist is this year’s winner of the Tech & Innovation Watch Award presented by ibtm world in partnership with EventMB. The announcement was made today at ibtm world taking place in Barcelona, Spain.
Christian Mutschlechner, Director of the Vienna Convention Bureau, has been recognised for his outstanding contribution to the meetings and events industry during the Meetings Leadership Summit at ibtm world.
AIM Consulting, a strategic consulting branch of AIM Group International, launches an innovative and unique product, the “Hotel MICE Academy“. The Academy will offer to operators in the hotel sector a made-to-order training program based on the long experience of AIM Group in the Congress and Event Industry.
Leading food services company, Harbour & Jones hosted top chefs and food professionals at a champagne reception for the first ever live Michelin Star unveiling event held at the IET London, Savoy Place on Monday 3rd October.
Event Connections wins contract to deliver delegate management for three conferences at the UK Oracle User Group’s annual event
Event Connections today announces it has won the contract to deliver delegate management services for three annual conferences run by the UK Oracle User Group (UKOUG).
Willebroek/Vilvoorde – Event agency Event Masters establishes a new division called Entertraining : a brand-new concept in Belgium with a multi-faceted approach to teambuilding and training. Living Tomorrow (Vilvoorde) strongly believes in the entertraining concept and signs an exclusive partnership with Event Masters for its team trainings. Drawing on its yearlong experience in teambuilding, Event Masters […]
New technology to enhance relevance of appointments All Hosted Buyers attending ibtm world 2016 (www.ibtmworld.com) will, for the first time, be able to take part in a matchmaking system that will provide tailored recommendations of suppliers that they could meet with, based on information provided about their business objectives at the time of registration.
Copenhagen is on a roll as a international convention city! 2016 will be the busiest year the city ever saw in terms of delegates, and according to ICCA’s brand new 2015 Statistics Report, Copenhagen is again to be found in the global top-10.
For a decade, the happy Danes have been first movers on innovative meetings, using their meeting design concept, Meetovation. Today, the concept is relaunched worldwide with a version 3.0, including a new Meetovation Manifesto, an even stronger focus on educating more Meetovators across Denmark and a brand new website with more hands-on meeting design tools and cases.
More than 300 association executives from 30 countries gathered at the Sheraton Frankfurt Airport Hotel to discuss this key issue with experts and their peers.
Vista Equity Partners to acquire all outstanding Cvent common stock for $36 per share
AIM Group International organises virtual team building at Global Meetings Industry Day
“One can not think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” Virginia Woolf
Royal College of Physicians introduces the world’s first wireless digital microphone as part of tech overhaul
The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) today announces it has installed the Sennheiser SpeechLine Digital Wireless microphone, the world’s first digital microphone, as part of a £100,000 overhaul of its tech facilities.
(22 February 2016 – Hong Kong) Amidst the noise in the market, East & Partners Asia’s (E&P Asia) ‘Asia Corporate T&E Index’ shows that travel and entertainment expenditure of the Top 1000 corporations from 10 Asian markets has gone up from US$1.52 billion to US$1.69 billion, a 11 percent growth versus 2015.
With a 36% increase in entries this year, Association of Destination Management Executives International (ADMEI) have announced the winners in the categories of Achievement (for an entire event or program), Excellence (for a program component) and Recognition (for individuals), during the Association of Destination Management Executives International (ADMEI) Annual Conference, 11-13 February in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Geneva, Switzerland, February 18, 2016 – Kenes Group, a leading Professional Conference Organizer (PCO) and Association Management company, has noted a rise in confirmed medical congresses in Latin America. Many of Kenes’ international clients are hosting their events in LATAM as more regional associations are becoming significant international players in their fields.
The Meetings Show has promoted Julie Mayeras to the role of Hosted Buyer Programme Manager. The newly created role will see Julie join the Show’s senior management team as she focuses on the delivery of buyers to the 2016 event.
Monday, February 15th 2015, CHICAGO, IL / EDINBURGH UK: The list of debate topics for the first ever ISES Global Event Summit, which takes place in April 2016, have been published.
ICS, Denmark has through the last 5 years been working hard to get more Conferences and Meetings in the Southern Part of Denmark. This part of Denmark is renowned for charming cities, high educational level, beautiful scenery and excellent local produce.
40 per cent of meetings professionals think smartphones and tablets should be banned from meetings, according to IMEX America/MPI research findings
Harvard Business Review agrees Few would argue that the powerful urge to view smartphone and tablet content and messages often disrupts people’s discussions, attention spans and trains of thought. But to what extent are these devices a negative influence on meetings and educational sessions, and should having them on and checking them constantly be forbidden?
INCON, the global partnership of the world’s leading conference and event companies published its latest Expert Article on the impact of Public Relations (PR) on successful Conference organisation. The article is based on a best practice case study from MECI, INCON’s Korean Partner company.
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Focus groups with Corporate, Agency and Incentive Buyers
Just 27 per cent of event professionals believe the five senses of sight, sound, taste, smell and touch are being used effectively by the industry, according to new research from London & Partners, the official convention bureau for London, and CWT Meetings & Events, the award-winning global meetings and events agency.
For the second time, ECM provided a 45-minute educational slot during Smart Monday, ahead of IMEX America, on October 12, 2015, breaking barriers and preconceived ideas on VAT in Europe.
Ovation Global DMC is delighted to name John Iannini CTC, CIS as winner of the 2015 Huggabilty Award. The announcement was made on Wednesday at IMEX America, Las Vegas.
International meeting professionals are being offered the chance to win a trip to Korea and other prizes through the Korea Tourism Organization’s new Mega Survey of Korea’s Top Attractions online event.
Poken, the 360° event platform, was contracted by CONNECTA 2015 recently to help connect 400 agencies, venues, hotels and event technology suppliers.
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ibtm events (www.ibtmevents.com), the world’s leading showcase for the meetings and events industry, has confirmed that Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau is to become the official ibtm events Global Partner across its portfolio of events on 5 continents.
Hong Kong – The travel and entertainment (T&E) budgets of Indian corporates are accelerating rapidly as they expand their export markets and international trade, according to new research from East and Partners (E&P Asia).