"There is a feeling throughout the meetings industry from suppliers that they would implement more standards if planners were asking for it."
Submerge yourself in history, literally. Next year the USS Tang Submarine Experience opens and in 2015 a $300 million expansion will be completed. Groups will learn how the war that changed the world, shaped our lives.
The goal of the 1.1 million-sf campus is to provide tourists, locals and meeting/event groups with a traditional Florida beach experience.
India is firmly planted in the incentive spotlight with the Site Global Conference having just visited in October.
There’s a strong sense of confidence among the meetings & convention industry in New Orleans with a lot of “big easy” smiles and laughter heard throughout the French Quarter and Central Business District.
The American Society for Association Executives (ASAE) rolled into Detroit last month to find a city in the midst of a restoration that is worthy of its storied 314-year history of innovation.
The silent beauty of rolling trees and a can of Guinness is an abbreviated dose of what it means to be Irish.
The 598-room Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa is the largest full-service beachfront resort in Northwest Florida, presently undergoing an $18 million transformation.
“We tell people to dress their best Southern.”
Dongdaemun Design Plaza Evolving from an agrarian society into an world economic superpower in a mere three generations, South Korea fully embraces cutting edge innovation...
“I genuinely feel that this place is an inspiration and spectacular space to have your imagination stimulated."
The Barnes When the Philadelphia-based Barnes Foundation moved one of the world's greatest private collections of artwork to the city's Parkway Museums District, it elevated...
The 1,315-sf winery floor serves as an event space that immerses attendees in the wine-making process.
The San Diego Gaslamp caters to every imaginable style of group program with diverse meeting hotels, entertainment venues and over 100 restaurants, nightclubs and retail shops.
A lot was riding on this year's app because everyone was forced to get with the (digital) program.
Across the street from the downtown San Jose Convention Center, the San Jose Civic center completed a thorough $15 million renovation this fall. Originally...
L.A. and surrounding cities are commanding a lot of attention from conference planners these days, thanks to a revitalized downtown home to myriad cultural attractions and activities.
Three waterfront resorts provide great scenery, catering to three different styles of groups within a 5- to 15-minute drive of the Puerto Rico Convention Center.
The venue includes a 77,000-sf Mediterranean-style clubhouse and two championship golf courses, including the world famous Stadium Course.
It’s a totally fun group experience to complement all of the cosmopolitan glamour, and it’s a great way to learn about local Korean cuisine, customs and culture while bonding with your clients and/or colleagues.
The alliance helps meeting planners save money, save time and share knowledge.
"This much needed update was really dictated by customer demand," says Dianne Pepe, director of sales/marketing. "We're ecstatic for our guests to revel in this new look and feel."
The 2014 Las Vegas edition of IMEX America will include an extensive education program, with most sessions approved for professional accreditation.
Bella Sky was recently rebranded under Marriott's AC Hotels flag.
The meetings industry's major convention, IMEX 2016 attracted 3,250 exhibiting companies and 3,216 hosted buyers from 60 countries.