Topic Archive: Meetings

5 Ways to Create High-R.O.I. Meetings and Incentive Programs

Find out why return on investment is not just a matter of money-spent versus revenue-generated.

Event Intelligence Posted yesterday

6 Essential Event Rules From an Associations Pro

Planning, personalization, and surprising attendees are among SmithBucklin executive Carol McGury's rules for events.

Readers' Forum Posted 9 days ago

14 Revealing Trends From the Global Meetings Forecast for 2017

The industry's steady growth in recent years may be slowing down, according to a new report from American Express Meetings & Events.

News Posted October 18, 2016, 7:00 AM EDT

The 15 Most Innovative Meetings 2016

The conferences, trade shows, and expos in North America that are thinking differently about how and why we gather.

Feature Posted October 17, 2016, 7:00 AM EDT

5 International Meetings Event Planners Need to Know About

Many inventive conferences and events take place all over the globe. Here are five worth noting.

News Posted October 13, 2016, 7:00 AM EDT

Steal These Ideas to Make Your Conference More Fun

Content Marketing World shows how to infuse some playfulness into a conference program.

Event Report Posted September 22, 2016, 7:15 AM EDT

Why You Should Add Walking to Your Next Meeting or Event

Find out how physical activity can boost learning and retention at gatherings.

Event Intelligence Posted August 11, 2016, 7:15 AM EDT

8 Audiovisual and Production Tips for Stage Presentations

The president of Wizard Studios gave planners and production managers tips on slideshows, audio, and speaker management.

Event Intelligence Posted August 2, 2016, 7:15 AM EDT

How to Design an Event That’s "Futuristic But Not Cheesy"

Projection mapping, an animated photo booth, and a forward-thinking speaker helped Century 21 show agents what the future holds for the real estate industry.

Event Report Posted July 25, 2016, 7:30 AM EDT

11 Spas That Cater to Large Groups

These spas are located in hotels with meeting facilities, making it easy for planners to add wellness activities to the program.

Venue News Posted June 23, 2016, 7:15 AM EDT

Podcast: The Art and Science of Effective Senior Management Meetings

How to design impactful meetings for senior management that drive innovation, change, and learning.

GatherGeeks Posted May 10, 2016, 7:00 AM EDT

First Global Meetings Industry Day Unites Event Pros Worldwide

Activities taking place around the globe today are intended to raise awareness of the value of face-to-face meetings and events.

News Posted April 14, 2016, 7:00 AM EDT

Is Meal Sharing the Next Trend in Conference Dining?

Forget standard banquet fare, a home-cooked meal may be on the menu for your next event.

Q & A Posted March 15, 2016, 7:15 AM EDT

How to Book Hotel Rooms and Meeting Space On the Fly

Two new mobile apps offer on-demand services geared towards business professionals and guests.

Event Intelligence Posted March 2, 2016, 7:00 AM EST

8 Meeting Break Ideas That Welcome Winter

Celebrate the season with these activities and snacks that embrace the cold weather.

Event Intelligence Posted March 1, 2016, 7:00 AM EST

5 U.S. Cities on the Rise for Meetings and Events

These hot spots offer an alternative to traditional corporate destinations by providing more availability and better bargains.

Event Intelligence Posted February 17, 2016, 7:45 AM EST

New Technology Aims to Bring Back Face-to-Face Encounters

Proxfinity just launched a smart badge that facilitates networking at meetings and events.

The Scout Posted January 27, 2016, 7:30 AM EST

Should You Ban Cell Phones From Your Meetings?

Event and meeting professionals continue to debate over whether attendees should be allowed to use mobile devices.

News Posted January 25, 2016, 7:00 AM EST

8 Things Planners Should Know About International Meetings

Different countries have unique meeting customs, so keep these things in mind when planning a cross-cultural affair.

Event Intelligence Posted January 22, 2016, 7:15 AM EST

5 Things to Consider When Planning Meetings During the Off-Season

Many hotels and resorts boast discounts and fewer crowds during their slow times, allowing event and meeting professionals to get more bang for their buck.

Event Intelligence Posted January 13, 2016, 7:15 AM EST

Out of Office: How to Get the Most Out of Corporate Retreats

Meeting planners share tips for organizing group outings.

Event Intelligence Posted November 18, 2015, 7:30 AM EST

Setting the Stage: 8 Tips for Creating an Effective Presentation Space

Lighting, lectern selection, and accessibility are all key components in producing a successful stage setup for speakers.

Event Intelligence Posted November 5, 2015, 7:00 AM EST

A Comfortable Alternative to Meeting Seating

Orlando-based Totally Mod Event Furnishings has a new line of seats designed specifically to provide comfort and convenience during long meetings and conferences.

The Scout Posted November 3, 2015, 7:30 AM EST

Let's Do Lunch: 13 Portable Meals for Afternoon Meetings

These meals, snacks, and desserts are ideal for lunch meetings on the go.

The Scout Posted November 2, 2015, 7:30 AM EST

Why Meditation Breaks Benefit Meetings

Lee Papa, who led the sessions within IMEX America's new meditation room, explains the business case for mindfulness.

Event Intelligence Posted October 28, 2015, 7:30 AM EDT

What the Meeting Industry Is Talking About Right Now: 4 Themes From IMEX America

In Las Vegas, meeting pros buzzed about the future of the industry, generational value shifts, and attendee well-being—all amid an atmosphere of optimism.

News Posted October 19, 2015, 7:15 AM EDT

The 15 Most Innovative Meetings 2015

The conferences, expos, trade shows, and summits in North America striving to make meetings matter.

Feature Posted October 13, 2015, 6:45 AM EDT

Most Innovative Meetings 2015: #9 Summer Brand Camp

The restaurant industry event proves camp isn’t just for kids.

Feature Posted October 13, 2015, 6:00 AM EDT

Most Innovative Meetings 2015: #13 Brand Innovators

Organizers of the summits reach busy marketing professionals by bringing the content to them and by partnering with big brands.

Feature Posted October 13, 2015, 5:40 AM EDT

Most Innovative Meetings 2015: #15 World Domination Summit

The tenets of community, adventure, and service drive the program at the Oregon event.

Feature Posted October 13, 2015, 5:30 AM EDT

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