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VOK DAMS delighted about new client Montblanc

| February 6, 2017
VOK DAMS delighted about new client Montblanc
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It was the concept of Hamburg-based Unit Creative Solutions of VOK DAMS, agency for events and live-marketing, that had convinced Montblanc in the pitch.

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VOK DAMS wins Queen of Gala Awards 2017

| January 25, 2017
VOK DAMS wins Queen of Gala Awards 2017
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And the award in the categorie “Best Event Produced for a Corporation or Association” goes to VOK DAMS for BMW Group’s “THE NEXT 100 YEARS”.

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Приглашаем коллег в рекламный тур: Афины – европейская столица MICE 2017

| January 22, 2017
Приглашаем коллег в рекламный тур: Афины – европейская столица MICE 2017
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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. 

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ITB MICE Day: MICE striking a balance between effectiveness and efficiency

| January 19, 2017
ITB MICE Day: MICE striking a balance between effectiveness and efficiency
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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

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Event Connections appoints new Event Delivery Manager

| December 14, 2016
Event Connections appoints new Event Delivery Manager
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Event Connections announces the appointment of new Event Delivery Manager, Chris Wright.

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SHOFLO wins ibtm world Technology & Innovation Watch Award 2016

| November 30, 2016
SHOFLO wins ibtm world Technology & Innovation Watch Award 2016
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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.

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Christian Mutschlechner receives lifetime achievement award at ibtm world

| November 29, 2016
Christian Mutschlechner receives lifetime achievement award at ibtm world
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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.

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AIM Consulting launches “Hotel MICE Academy”

| October 11, 2016
AIM Consulting launches “Hotel MICE Academy”
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 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.

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Harbour & Jones hosts top chefs at first live Michelin Star event with champagne and canapés

| October 10, 2016
Harbour & Jones hosts top chefs at first live Michelin Star event with champagne and canapés
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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.

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IMPACT STORY from AIM GROUP INTERNATIONAL

| August 4, 2016
IMPACT STORY from AIM GROUP INTERNATIONAL
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EANS 2015 – Event Attendance Going Beyond Client Expectations Enhancing and Increasing a Network to Boost Meeting Attendance Client:                    EANS – The European Association of Neurosurgical Societies

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Event Connections wins contract to deliver delegate management for three conferences at the UK Oracle User Group’s annual event 

| August 2, 2016
Event Connections wins contract to deliver delegate management for three conferences at the UK Oracle User Group’s annual event 
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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).

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Event Masters and Living Tomorrow: introducing novel entertraining concept

| June 27, 2016
Event Masters and Living Tomorrow: introducing novel entertraining concept
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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 […]

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Matchmaking recommendations for all Hosted Buyers attending ibtm world

| June 10, 2016
Matchmaking recommendations for all Hosted Buyers attending ibtm world
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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.

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Copenhagen reclaims position in top 10-list of World’s Most Popular Convention Cities

| May 17, 2016
Copenhagen reclaims position in top 10-list of World’s Most Popular Convention Cities
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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.

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Denmark launches new version of the meeting design concept, Meetovation

| May 3, 2016
Denmark launches new version of the meeting design concept, Meetovation
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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.

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IMEX Association Day is all very relevant for delegates

| April 19, 2016
IMEX Association Day is all very relevant for delegates
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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.

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Cvent Enters into Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by Vista Equity Partners for $1.65 Billion

| April 19, 2016
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Vista Equity Partners to acquire all outstanding Cvent common stock for $36 per share

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When social communication becomes synonymous with team building!

| April 18, 2016
When social communication becomes synonymous with team building!
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AIM Group International organises virtual team building at Global Meetings Industry Day

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Chef and Events: How Celebrity Chefs Renew the Meeting Industry

| April 6, 2016
Chef and Events: How Celebrity Chefs Renew the Meeting Industry
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“One can not think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” Virginia Woolf 

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Royal College of Physicians introduces the world’s first wireless digital microphone as part of tech overhaul

| April 6, 2016
Royal College of Physicians introduces the world’s first wireless digital microphone as part of tech overhaul
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 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. 

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China and India continue to power Asian corporate travel

| February 22, 2016
China and India continue to power Asian corporate travel
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  (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.

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CWT Reports Increase in 2015 New Business Sales

| February 19, 2016
CWT Reports Increase in 2015 New Business Sales
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CWT mobile app continues its success with the introduction of hotel booking

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ADMEI Achievement Awards

| February 19, 2016
ADMEI Achievement Awards
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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.

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Medical Congresses on the Rise in Latin America as Medical Services Score Top Ranks

| February 18, 2016
Medical Congresses on the Rise in Latin America as Medical Services Score Top Ranks
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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.

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Increasing hosted buyer numbers lead to promotion for The Meetings Show’s Julie Mayeras

| February 17, 2016
Increasing hosted buyer numbers lead to promotion for The Meetings Show’s Julie Mayeras
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  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.

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Debate Topics for the 2016 Global Event Summit Announced

| February 15, 2016
Debate Topics for the 2016 Global Event Summit Announced
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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. 

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ICS – International Conference Services is opening its 3rd Danish office in Odense, Denmark.

| February 5, 2016
ICS – International Conference Services is opening its 3rd Danish office in Odense, Denmark.
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  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.

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40 per cent of meetings professionals think smartphones and tablets should be banned from meetings, according to IMEX America/MPI research findings

| January 12, 2016
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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?

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INCON publishes Expert Article on the impact of good Congress PR

| December 2, 2015
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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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REED TRAVEL EXHIBITIONS TO PARTNER WITH oneworld

| November 17, 2015
REED TRAVEL EXHIBITIONS TO PARTNER WITH oneworld
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Exclusive deal covers 19 of 2016’s largest travel industry shows Global reach and scale to benefit all RTE customers Believed to be biggest such contract yet gained by any airline alliance

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IBTM WORLD COLLABORATES WITH LEADING GLOBAL TRAVEL PROVIDERS TO OFFER ALL VISITORS PREFERENTIAL RATES

| October 30, 2015
IBTM WORLD COLLABORATES WITH LEADING GLOBAL TRAVEL PROVIDERS TO OFFER ALL VISITORS PREFERENTIAL RATES
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Register to attend via www.ibtmworld.com/visit2015

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IBTM AMERICA INTRODUCES A NEW HOSTED BUYER RECRUITMENT PLAN FOR ITS 2016 EVENT

| October 28, 2015
IBTM AMERICA INTRODUCES A NEW HOSTED BUYER RECRUITMENT PLAN FOR ITS 2016 EVENT
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Focus groups with Corporate, Agency and Incentive Buyers

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Events industry not using sensory experiences to their full potential, according to new study

| October 20, 2015
Events industry not using sensory experiences to their full potential, according to new study
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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.

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VAT-Reimbursement or why American should choose European destinations for their events and meetings

| October 20, 2015
VAT-Reimbursement or why American should choose European destinations for their events and meetings
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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.

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Ovation names John Iannini winner of 2015 Huggability Award

| October 15, 2015
Ovation names John Iannini winner of 2015 Huggability Award
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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.

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New KTO Promotion offers MICE Professionals Prizes for Valued Feedback

| October 12, 2015
New KTO Promotion offers MICE Professionals Prizes for Valued Feedback
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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.

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Poken partners with CONNECTA 2015 to connect 400 event industry professionals

| October 2, 2015
Poken partners with CONNECTA 2015 to connect 400 event industry professionals
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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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Meetings Industry Professionals Invited to Register via Social Media for ibtm world 2015

| September 11, 2015
Meetings Industry Professionals Invited to Register via Social Media for ibtm world 2015
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 Register now via www.ibtmworld.com/visit2015   Platforms will facilitate additional networking and communication

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THAILAND ‘CONNECTS’ WITH THE WORLD THROUGH GLOBAL PORTFOLIO PARTNERSHIP WITH IBTM EVENTS

| September 1, 2015
THAILAND ‘CONNECTS’ WITH THE WORLD THROUGH GLOBAL PORTFOLIO PARTNERSHIP WITH IBTM EVENTS
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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.

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T&E budgets for Indian Corporates grew by 7 percent in Q2

| August 24, 2015
T&E budgets for Indian Corporates grew by 7 percent in Q2
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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).

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