Event Planning http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6623/more en A Tribute to Tribute Bands! And Other Entertainment Tips http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/tribute-tribute-bands-and-other-entertainment-tips <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There are a lot of starving entertainers that should be A-listers and would love to perform at your event. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/tribute-tribute-bands-and-other-entertainment-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/tribute-tribute-bands-and-other-entertainment-tips#comments Recreation/Entertainment Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:20:00 +0000 45581 at http://meetingsnet.com Gallery: Hawaii Brings Out FICP's Aloha Spirit http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/gallery-hawaii-brings-out-ficps-aloha-spirit <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>On the scene at the Financial & Insurance Conference Planners’ 2014 Annual Conference at the Hilton Waikoloa Village</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/gallery-hawaii-brings-out-ficps-aloha-spirit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/gallery-hawaii-brings-out-ficps-aloha-spirit#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Event Planning Mon, 24 Nov 2014 22:03:00 +0000 45571 at http://meetingsnet.com Sustainable Swag and Special Gifts for Speakers http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/sustainable-swag-and-special-gifts-speakers <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Can swag be sustainable? Here is a gallery of favorite eco-friendly picks, along with our choices for memorable speakers gifts.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/sustainable-swag-and-special-gifts-speakers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/sustainable-swag-and-special-gifts-speakers#comments Green Meetings/CSR Resources and Reports Speakers Thu, 20 Nov 2014 23:57:00 +0000 45501 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>A Canon PowerShot N100: For that special speaker in your life</p> The Future of U.S. Airports: “Thanksgiving Every Day” http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/future-us-airports-thanksgiving-every-day <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Unless U.S. airport infrastructure and air traffic control systems are modernized, we’re going to start experiencing Thanksgiving-like congestion more often, according to a report commissioned by U.S. Travel. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/future-us-airports-thanksgiving-every-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/future-us-airports-thanksgiving-every-day#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings News Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:02:00 +0000 45301 at http://meetingsnet.com The Lifestyle Hotel Brand Quiz http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/lifestyle-hotel-brand-quiz <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hotel companies continue to launch lifestyle brands, many aimed at younger business travelers. Do you know who’s is whose? Try our quiz: Match the brand with its hotel company—and its pitch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/lifestyle-hotel-brand-quiz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/lifestyle-hotel-brand-quiz#comments Site Selection/RFPs News Premium Tue, 18 Nov 2014 01:30:00 +0000 45281 at http://meetingsnet.com Forecasts and Outlooks: Global Growth, More Meetings in 2015 http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/forecasts-and-outlooks-global-growth-more-meetings-2015 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There's some old news: Lead times are STILL too short. But there's new news, too: Hiring is gaining steam, sparking meeting increases, especially in training; and cost-cutting may drive exploration of a broader range of hotels and venues for meetings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/forecasts-and-outlooks-global-growth-more-meetings-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/forecasts-and-outlooks-global-growth-more-meetings-2015#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Negotiating/Contracts Global Events Medical Meetings News Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:55:00 +0000 45261 at http://meetingsnet.com Teneo: From Solid Relationships, a New Beginning http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/teneo-solid-relationships-new-beginning <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Former Krisam Group executives and sales personnel form Teneo Hospitality Group, now marking its one-year anniversary.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/teneo-solid-relationships-new-beginning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/teneo-solid-relationships-new-beginning#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Site Selection/RFPs Thu, 13 Nov 2014 16:20:00 +0000 45211 at http://meetingsnet.com Trend Watch: Eats and Experiences in 2015 http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/trend-watch-eats-and-experiences-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Next year it's breakfast for dinner, storytime for Millennials, and tree-free toilet paper. Andrew Freeman spots the trends</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/trend-watch-eats-and-experiences-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/trend-watch-eats-and-experiences-2015#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Food & Beverage Medical Meetings Sat, 08 Nov 2014 01:41:00 +0000 45151 at http://meetingsnet.com Is it Illegal to Donate Food After an Event? http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/it-illegal-donate-food-after-event <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Bill Emerson Food Donation Act allows meeting professionals to help the hungry by protecting them from liability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/it-illegal-donate-food-after-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/it-illegal-donate-food-after-event#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Food & Beverage Corporate Meetings Mon, 03 Nov 2014 15:55:00 +0000 45021 at http://meetingsnet.com LiquidSpace: Fast and Simple Meeting Space Rental http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/liquidspace-fast-and-simple-meeting-space-rental <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Surpassing one million transactions and securing $14 million in funding, LiquidSpace is proving the popularity of its real-time search-and-book Web site for meeting space.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/liquidspace-fast-and-simple-meeting-space-rental" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/liquidspace-fast-and-simple-meeting-space-rental#comments Tech News/Trends Site Selection/RFPs Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:28:00 +0000 45001 at http://meetingsnet.com