Corporate Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en MPI Honors 2015 RISE Award Winners http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-honors-2015-rise-award-winners <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meeting Professionals International announced the winners of its annual RISE Awards at the 2015 World Education Congress in San Francisco Monday. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-honors-2015-rise-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-honors-2015-rise-award-winners#comments Association Meetings Education/Certification Corporate Meetings Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:31:00 +0000 51911 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Meeting Professionals International announced the winners of its annual Rise Awards at the 2015 World Education Congress in San Francisco Monday.</p> Meet the Top CMP Influencers http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/meet-top-cmp-influencers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Convention Industry Council releases its list of the most influential people who hold the Certified Meeting Professional designation, as chosen by their peers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/meet-top-cmp-influencers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/meet-top-cmp-influencers#comments Association Meetings Education/Certification Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:00:00 +0000 51901 at http://meetingsnet.com Why Meetings Management Policies Are Typically Not Mandated http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-meetings-management-policies-are-typically-not-mandated <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>I recently had an epiphany on why something I can’t imagine wouldn’t be required—the SMMP—often is not. Do you agree with my conclusions?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-meetings-management-policies-are-typically-not-mandated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-meetings-management-policies-are-typically-not-mandated#comments Pharma Meeting Planning Strategic Meetings Management Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:20:00 +0000 51891 at http://meetingsnet.com aleksei-veprev on Thinkstock by Getty Images Smarts and Creativity on View at Hosts Global Alliance Forum http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/smarts-and-creativity-view-hosts-global-alliance-forum <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>When destination management companies get together to plan a meeting, creativity reigns. (Bonus: Vegas headliner Terry Fator was there!)</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/smarts-and-creativity-view-hosts-global-alliance-forum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/smarts-and-creativity-view-hosts-global-alliance-forum#comments Incentive Planning/Management Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Mon, 03 Aug 2015 15:25:00 +0000 51851 at http://meetingsnet.com How Your Attendees’ Lazy Brains Should Guide Meeting and Incentive Design http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/how-your-attendees-lazy-brains-should-guide-meeting-and-incentive-desig <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Maritz Travel Co. Vice President of Experiential Design Greg Bogue reveals how to truly engage attendees and which moment of any program is the most important.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/how-your-attendees-lazy-brains-should-guide-meeting-and-incentive-desig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/how-your-attendees-lazy-brains-should-guide-meeting-and-incentive-desig#comments Audience Engagement Incentive Planning/Management Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:55:00 +0000 51881 at http://meetingsnet.com Specialty Imaging The Value of DMCs and More Hot Topics at the 2015 HGA Forum http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/value-dmcs-and-more-hot-topics-2015-hga-forum <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>About 225 attendees at the Third Annual Hosts Global Alliance Forum enjoyed a solid education program along with plenty of the creativity that destination management companies offer meeting planners. Here's an on-site sampling.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/value-dmcs-and-more-hot-topics-2015-hga-forum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/value-dmcs-and-more-hot-topics-2015-hga-forum#comments Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Mon, 03 Aug 2015 11:42:00 +0000 51871 at http://meetingsnet.com MPI Academy and More Announced at WEC 2015 http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-academy-and-more-announced-wec-2015 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Among the major new education initiatives Meeting Professionals International President and CEO Paul Van Deventer announced at the start of MPI’s World Education Congress in San Francisco August 2 is MPI Academy, meant to include all of the education MPI creates as well as education from partners. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-academy-and-more-announced-wec-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-academy-and-more-announced-wec-2015#comments Association Meetings Education/Certification Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Mon, 03 Aug 2015 01:46:00 +0000 51861 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>MPI Chairman&#39;s Award winner Janet Sperstad, CMP, flanked by fellow educators Carol Krugman and Dianne Devitt</p> In Global Business Travel, What’s a Dollar of Prevention Worth? http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/global-business-travel-what-s-dollar-prevention-worth <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A recent study funded by the International SOS Foundation has calculated an answer to that question. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/global-business-travel-what-s-dollar-prevention-worth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/global-business-travel-what-s-dollar-prevention-worth#comments Association Meetings Business Travel Tips Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:13:00 +0000 51821 at http://meetingsnet.com Time for Some R&R: Dog Days of Summer Gallery http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/time-some-rr-dog-days-summer-gallery <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>We asked the MeetingsNet IdeaXchange thought leaders the age-old question: What did you do on your summer vacation? 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What really inspires and motivates employees are active, adventurous programs—if they're done right.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/5-tips-successful-corporate-retreat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/5-tips-successful-corporate-retreat#comments Teambuilding Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:13:00 +0000 51801 at http://meetingsnet.com