Recreation/Entertainment http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6630/more en 10 Top Meeting Trends for 2015 http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/10-top-meeting-trends-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>From outdoor adventures to increased Wi-Fi demand, here's what Benchmark Hospitality International is predicting we’ll see more of this year.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/10-top-meeting-trends-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/10-top-meeting-trends-2015#comments Association Meetings Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings Site News Fri, 20 Mar 2015 22:49:00 +0000 48441 at http://meetingsnet.com The 470-Bus Event and 10 Other DMC Winners You’ve Got to See http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/470-bus-event-and-10-other-dmc-winners-you-ve-got-see <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The Association of Destination Management Executives International honored outstanding creativity and innovation in destination management at its 2015 Awards Gala.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/470-bus-event-and-10-other-dmc-winners-you-ve-got-see" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/470-bus-event-and-10-other-dmc-winners-you-ve-got-see#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Teambuilding Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Wed, 11 Mar 2015 17:07:00 +0000 48191 at http://meetingsnet.com Corporate Social Responsibility at Events: Keep Attendees Connected http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/corporate-social-responsibility-events-keep-attendees-connected <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It is common to include <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/green-meetingscsr" title="" target="_blank">CSR</a></span> activities in conference programs, but are we really making a difference? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/corporate-social-responsibility-events-keep-attendees-connected" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/corporate-social-responsibility-events-keep-attendees-connected#comments Green Meetings/CSR Recreation/Entertainment Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:45:00 +0000 47751 at http://meetingsnet.com Cruise Math: 1,000 Ports, 22 New Ships, 23 Million Passengers http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/cruise-math-1000-ports-22-new-ships-23-million-passengers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With unique designs, new amenities, and seemingly limitless ports, cruise ships will attract a record number of passengers in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/cruise-math-1000-ports-22-new-ships-23-million-passengers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/cruise-math-1000-ports-22-new-ships-23-million-passengers#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Global Site Research Recreation/Entertainment Site News Mon, 09 Feb 2015 17:05:00 +0000 47271 at http://meetingsnet.com How Meeting Planners Can Rein in Entertainment Riders http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/how-meeting-planners-can-rein-entertainment-riders <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Headline entertainers take your incentive conference from amazing memory to experience of a lifetime. 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And Other Entertainment Tips http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/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/financialinsurance-meetings/tribute-tribute-bands-and-other-entertainment-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/tribute-tribute-bands-and-other-entertainment-tips#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Recreation/Entertainment Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:20:00 +0000 45581 at http://meetingsnet.com Thinkers and Doers: Talking Heads and Wellness Initiatives on Hilton Agenda http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/thinkers-and-doers-talking-heads-and-wellness-initiatives-hilton-agenda <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hilton reaches out to thought leaders and fitness experts for new meeting offerings, while targeting smartphone users for new check-in options.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/thinkers-and-doers-talking-heads-and-wellness-initiatives-hilton-agenda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/thinkers-and-doers-talking-heads-and-wellness-initiatives-hilton-agenda#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Career Resources Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:40:00 +0000 44921 at http://meetingsnet.com Can the Meetings Biz Save Atlantic City? http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/can-meetings-biz-save-atlantic-city <div class="field-deck"> The city is banking on meetings and convention business to increase its non-gaming visitor revenue </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>In mid-July, within days of the news that Atlantic City&rsquo;s Trump Plaza and Showboat casino hotels would be closing by Labor Day, I was touring the ballroom of the Borgata Hotel Casino &amp; Spa&#39;s&nbsp;Event Center. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/can-meetings-biz-save-atlantic-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/can-meetings-biz-save-atlantic-city#comments Northeast U.S. Recreation/Entertainment Premium Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:18:00 +0000 44201 at http://meetingsnet.com Awesome Icebreakers: Help Your Attendees Warm Up http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/awesome-icebreakers-help-your-attendees-warm <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What a candy bar says about you, what you have in common with your fellow conference-goers, easy ways for introverts to engage, and much more in our roundup of winning ways to loosen up your crowd and boost their learning and networking.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/awesome-icebreakers-help-your-attendees-warm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/awesome-icebreakers-help-your-attendees-warm#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Tips from Top Audience Engagement Expert Advice Teambuilding Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings Premium Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:05:00 +0000 41281 at http://meetingsnet.com