Convention Industry Council delegates discussed innovation, dealing with crises, generational shifts, and other trends at their recent meeting in Baltimore. Big takeaway for meetings: The time to reinvent is now....More
The planners and hospitality partners who gathered for the Financial & Insurance Conference Planners event at Atlantis, Paradise Island, declared their resolve to keep meeting and traveling despite the terrorist attacks in Paris that happened just before they’d all arrived on site.
A proposed Department of Labor rule could prompt the change or elimination of commissions and incentives, or require their disclosure to clients as potential conflicts of interest. This could have “a real chilling effect on this entire industry” says one expert....More