There’s a shift taking place in event technology within the meetings industry, and technology in general among the mainstream public for people who don’t consider themselves tech geeks.
Destination Hotels recently launched its new event designing program, Destination Event Producers (D&P, pronounced “deep”). The program aims to serve as a catalyst to evolve the event planning industry to create the best-in-class conference services professionals.
D?P was founded upon five core commitments to success including: mastery, being individually empowered, authentically inspired and mind and body focused.
London-based FreemanXP is the creative agency for the Freeman event management company, which operates a TrendLab division that conducts research on event trends and then uses that insight as an experiential marketing and consulting platform.
The Zika virus is having a small but growing effect on meeting and incentive travel planners, who are taking proactive steps to educate clients about the threat to pregnant women and the sensible precautions needed to keep all attendees safe from infected mosquitoes.
Catering can be extremely profitable for hotels when done right, writes Doug Kennedy. “Today’s catering event planners face an overwhelming number of choices and often have a difficult time making a selection,” he says.
Mission accomplished for the 25th SIHH Geneva, January 23rd 2015 – The 25th Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie has ended on a positive note.
Every time your event comes up, one of the biggest challenges you face is getting people to come to your event. What promotional strategy will you employ? What channels will you use to get the word out about your event? Some event makers use flyers, posters, radio and tv commercials, but one medium we all use is social media.
The grandstands for watching rowing and beach volleyball at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics are to be reduced in size to cut spending as Brazil’s economic crisis hits home, Olympic officials said on Tuesday.
The rise and rise of alternatives to traditional hotel accommodation is changing the investment landscape for what had been a specialized and exclusive real estate segment.
Super Bowl 50 Terrorism Plot? FBI Warns of Security Threats, Lone Wolf Terrorism at Football Showdown
As football fans count down to Super Bowl 50, federal authorities, including the FBI and Department of Homeland Security, are looking into security concerns at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California, NBC News reported Sunday.