New Format for Beyond Borders Conference The annual Beyond Borders Conference, which focuses on the information needs of individuals who organize events outside United States, will be held March 22 to 23, 2000 at the New York Hilton Hotel & Towers. A new format will allow participants to choose either beginner or advanced sessions. The conference will also feature a half-day workshop on international negotiations and contracts.

New for 2000, the Beyond Borders Conference will flow directly into the International Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus' Destination Showcase, a half-day trade show managed by Production Group International.

The registration fee is $295. Contact Anne Boehme for further information: (516) 561-4223; fax (516) 872-6397; e-mail annboehme@worldnet.att.net . Or see the registration form on page 53/54.

The Beyond Borders Conference is sponsored by Adams Business Media, publisher of Corporate Meetings & Incentives.