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TUMI

Discover Tumi’s Comprehensive Array of Products

Since 1975, Tumi has been creating world-class business and travel essentials, designed to upgrade, uncomplicate, and beautify all aspects of life on the move. For more information, visit tumispecialmarkets.com or call 800-669-3181

Nose-to-Nose Meetings Surpass ‘Business As Usual’ in New Zealand

This is the norm for New Zealand business events: a sense of place and authenticity that “entices people to do things beyond the conferences they are here for,” explains Tourism New Zealand’s Director of Trade and Major Events, Rene de Monchy.

Groups Battle It Out Barefoot at Puerto Rico’s El Conquistador

Groups battle it out barefoot along the turquoise Caribbean Sea during team building experiences at El Conquistador.
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Harry Potter & the Quandary of Unengaged Millennials

It's not that millennials can't give their attention for lengths of time; it's that they require much deeper and more meaningful engagement.
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3 Tech Trends to Takeover Meetings in 2017

Face recognition systems are already available to determine someone’s gender, age, ethnicity and even mood.
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Are You Ready to Explore Virtual Reality?

During a trade show, exhibitors can use VR to introduce attendees to products such as a ship or jet that can be difficult to transport to the exhibition floor.
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Enhance Event Personalization Using Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs

At the very core, attendees have basic human needs that need to be satisfied before moving to the next step.
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3 Simple Ways to Create More Welcoming, Diverse Events

Here are three simple ways to make your event more welcoming for LGBT and minority attendees.
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Caribbean Reels From Hurricane Irma

In the British Virgin Islands, “The destruction caused by Hurricane Irma has been devastating,” reported Sharon Flax-Brutus, director of tourism for the British Virgin Islands. Few resorts report that they’ll be open this fall.
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Florida Recovers From Hurricane Irma

Key West Mayor Craig Cates has targeted the start of Fantasy Fest—a 10-day festival that starts October 20—as the goal to officially reopen to tourists.

“All Hands on Deck” at Cisco’s Executive Leadership Meeting

Cisco Systems Inc.’s recent executive leadership meeting took over the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Open Sea Wing, where 130 attendees donned costumes for an “All Hands on Deck” theme.

Q&A: How Fiesta Americana Is Catering to the Transformational Meetings Trend

Fiesta Americana digs deep to cater to new a new expectation in meetings: transformational group experiences.

How to Play Like a Ninja with LEGO Ninjago-Inspired Challenges

Corporate event planners can flex their secret ninja skills and unleash the inner power of fledgling employees through strategic use of Legos.

Lead Generation Insights From This Year’s Emmy Nominees

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What better way to prove your skills as a meeting planner than by inviting public participation and future clients to witness your event through live video?

5 Tips on Choosing a Chatbot for Your Next Event

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After the launch of the robot concierge at hotels, the chatbot continues to make waves in the hospitality industry.

Technologies Planners Should Consider After the Apple Launch

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Here are just a few of the new tech advantages meeting planners should consider when determining which iPhone to buy next.

Experience A Journey Into Sweden’s Arctic Wonderland

Incentive groups visiting Sweden will journey into a magical arctic wonderland.
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Q&A: Los Cabos Tourism Expert Weighs in on Travel Warning

A recent travel warning issued by the U.S. Department of State has left meeting planners wondering if it’s safe to travel to Mexico.

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