rmer head of the Canadian Tulip Festival is spearheading a bid to bring a major international fair dubbed the “Olympics of horticulture” to Ottawa in 2017.
e & Coatings 2014, an international trade exhibition for surface treatment, paints and coatings industry, co-located with “Automotive Manufacturing 2014” (Thailand’s only machinery and technology exhibition for the automotive parts manufacturing industry), will be a special platform for auto-parts manufacturing in Thailand.
ng in 2015, recycling will be required at community festivals, block parties, parades, races and assemblies, under two ordinances passed last week by the St. Paul City Council.
n’t saying you need to put on your tightest spandex before you hit the floor at your next event but there are definitely some similarities between meeting planning and the Games. Much like negotiations, pairs skating is about balance.
meetings industry works to articulate the true value of face-to-face conferences, the Convention Industry Council has released a new study that highlights just how much meetings mean to the United States economy. “The Economic Significance of Meetings to the U.S. Economy” offers.
show organizer knows that exhibitors want fresh faces on the floor. Their booths can’t simply help them reconnect with old customers. They need to return home from the show with new leads and new potential business opportunities.
nter Olympic Games are upon us, and even though sponsorship marketing activity around Sochi 2014 is not up to typical Olympic standards, ambush marketing is making its inevitable appearance.
he past few years, the Millennial generation has dominated headlines in the meetings industry. What can planners do to engage this emerging group of attendees?
ing are six sustainability issues that are common to many events, including possible objectives you may want to set, best practices you could follow and tools you can employ when addressing them through an event sustainability plan.
14 World Association for Infant Mental Health Congress is being held in Edinburgh, Scotland’s, famous and beautiful capital city, and will showcase innovative research and clinical practice in Infant Mental Health from around the world.