“We tell people to dress their best Southern.”
Where is the best big city destination offering the most facilities and services in-demand from planners and attendees today with the highest ROI/ROE? We have a few ideas and Cape Town is near the top of the list.
ICOMEX 2013 marked the ultimate meeting between experts and buyers in the MICE sector (Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions).
At the Pharmaceutical Meeting Professionals' Summit November 4-5 at the Hyatt at the Bellevue in Philadelphia, attendees will learn the latest innovative technologies and strategies for optimizing spend.
“I think what’s great about the hotels in Hartford is how accommodating they are to really allow a group like ours to brand itself in the community so that our brand was pretty much visible everywhere you went from the minute you checked in at the hotel."
“Being completely immersed and surrounded by art really inspires those who meet here. The outcome is beyond what the attendees expect because it gets them thinking in a new, creative way.”
The city and surrounding areas create a cool mix of relaxed surf towns, luxury hotels, top-tier meetings and group recreation.
Today, more than $3.5 billion is being invested into furthering the area's redevelopment, creating more meeting/event space for large convention groups.
The Liaison Capitol Hill by Affinia in Washington, D.C. is a well-priced, design-conscious hotel for mid-market groups with a creative mindset.
Keynote speakers at the Global Business Travel Association Convention, including former General David Petraeus, Chairman and Senior Executive of IAC and Expedia Barry Diller and Delta Airlines CEO Ed Bastian, all touched on current political uncertainties.
The goal of the 1.1 million-sf campus is to provide tourists, locals and meeting/event groups with a traditional Florida beach experience.
It took eight 52-foot trailers, 15 open pods and 36 hours to transform the 15,000-sf Tuscany Ballroom at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando into a super-sized Vera Bradley Designs showroom.
It's that time again. In a couple of months we will all be holding hands and singing around IMEX America's campfire sessions.
“Yoga on the Green was created to help groups improve fitness, focus and stamina as they learn to increase positive communication with one another and of course have fun."
The resort is like a “whole city that’s self contained,” Etess says. “You come here and enter this Mohegan world and really get hit with a sense that you don’t get anywhere else when you enter.”
Convention centers are acting as community accelerators—a complete destination experience for an entire event, including pre/post.
A lot was riding on this year's app because everyone was forced to get with the (digital) program.
Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) showcases the positive impact that meetings, conferences, conventions and incentive travel have on local economies.
The lush beauty of the destination mixed with modern amenities make it the ideal destination for an incentive meeting.
The Central American nation is focusing on the group market, developing a large variety of meeting facilities and infrastructure. We spoke with Ernesto Orillac, deputy administrator of the Panama Tourism Authority, to learn more.
The walls of the new arrivals area at Vienna International Airport are lined with classical music from Austria’s favorite composers, such as Mozart, Beethoven,...
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.
Of course, San Diego is known for hosting Comic-Con International, the annual comic convention that brings about 10,000 attendees to the city each year.
For the 11th consecutive year, the International Congress and Convention Association has ranked Germany as Europe’s top association meeting destination.
Here’s a briefing of five industry conferences to consider this fall and winter season.