Global Events http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6634/more en IMEX America Breaks Records, Boosts Confidence http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-america-breaks-records-boosts-confidence <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Walking the aisles of the Sands Expo during IMEX America October 14–16, you heard one phrase repeated by exhibitors: "We're busy!" More exhibitors, more buyers, more appointments—it was a story of increases at IMEX America 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-america-breaks-records-boosts-confidence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-america-breaks-records-boosts-confidence#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Education/Certification Global Site Research International Partners Medical Meetings Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:49:00 +0000 44741 at http://meetingsnet.com Quick and Easy ROI in New Dashboard from American Express and DoubleDutch http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/quick-and-easy-roi-new-dashboard-american-express-and-doubledutch <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With IMEX America under way in Las Vegas, American Express Meetings & Events released its 2015 Global Meetings & Events Forecast and announced a new <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/objectivesroi" title="" target="_blank">ROI</a></span> measurement tool with DoubleDutch, whose event app is now available directly through American Express.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/quick-and-easy-roi-new-dashboard-american-express-and-doubledutch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/quick-and-easy-roi-new-dashboard-american-express-and-doubledutch#comments Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:58:00 +0000 44651 at http://meetingsnet.com Maritz and Experient Launch New Global Network http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/maritz-and-experient-launch-new-global-network <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Maritz Travel Co. has selected and partnered with meeting planning companies and professional congress organizers in 19 countries (soon to be 40) to help its clients hold <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events" title="" target="_blank">global events</a></span>.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/maritz-and-experient-launch-new-global-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/maritz-and-experient-launch-new-global-network#comments Association Meetings International Partners Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Tue, 14 Oct 2014 20:02:00 +0000 44601 at http://meetingsnet.com Marketing Success in the Meetings Business: It’s Not About the Price Tag*! http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/marketing-success-meetings-business-it-s-not-about-price-tag <div class="field-deck"> Our Xpert gives venues advice on how to market to meeting pros </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our Xpert gives venues advice on how to market to meeting pros</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/marketing-success-meetings-business-it-s-not-about-price-tag" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/marketing-success-meetings-business-it-s-not-about-price-tag#comments International Partners Site Selection/RFPs Fri, 10 Oct 2014 15:03:00 +0000 44471 at http://meetingsnet.com ICCA Loves a Good Contest http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/icca-loves-good-contest <div class="field-deck"> A new president will be elected and best in marketing and PR efforts will be recognized at annual congress in Turkey </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Nearly one-quarter of the members of the International Congress and Convention Association are in meetings management. Many of them attend, with their supplier colleagues, ICCA&rsquo;s four-day congress each year.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/icca-loves-good-contest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/icca-loves-good-contest#comments International Partners Trade Shows Thu, 09 Oct 2014 18:19:00 +0000 44461 at http://meetingsnet.com ALHI Global Luxury Alliance Unites Venues, DMCs, and DMOs http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/alhi-global-luxury-alliance-unites-venues-dmcs-and-dmos <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Associated Luxury Hotels International has announced an alliance with <span class='keyword_link'><a href=" http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/whats-behind-dmc-pricing" title="" target="_blank">DMC</a></span> consortium Global DMC Partners and the Bermuda Tourism Authority along with plans to expand its hotel and resort portfolio to include properties outside North America and the Caribbean.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/alhi-global-luxury-alliance-unites-venues-dmcs-and-dmos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/alhi-global-luxury-alliance-unites-venues-dmcs-and-dmos#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Global Site Research International Partners Medical Meetings Thu, 09 Oct 2014 17:09:00 +0000 44451 at http://meetingsnet.com Transparency Goes Global http://meetingsnet.com/pharmadevice-regs/transparency-goes-global <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Countries around the world are beginning to institute rules and regulations around pharma company payments to physicians. Are you ready?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharmadevice-regs/transparency-goes-global" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharmadevice-regs/transparency-goes-global#comments Global Meetings Resources Pharma/Device Regs Wed, 08 Oct 2014 15:22:00 +0000 44411 at http://meetingsnet.com An Ex-Pat in the Yes Camp for Scotland http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/ex-pat-yes-camp-scotland <div class="field-deck"> An American-born event professional living in Scotland weighs in on independence </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Joe Jeff Goldblatt, an American professor teaching tourism in Edinburgh, Scotland, weighs in on what independence might mean to tourism.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/ex-pat-yes-camp-scotland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/ex-pat-yes-camp-scotland#comments Global Site Research Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:53:00 +0000 43911 at http://meetingsnet.com Dubai Makes it Easy for Associations to Expand Their Global Footprint http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/dubai-makes-it-easy-associations-expand-their-global-footprint <div class="field-deck"> A new law enables associations to incorporate in Dubai </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Associations that are interested in expanding globally, reaching into the Middle East, Africa, and India markets, can now take advantage of the new Dubai Association Centre, an entity set up by the Dubai government. It is designed to make it easy for international and regional associations to set up chapters or offices in the Middle East.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/dubai-makes-it-easy-associations-expand-their-global-footprint" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/dubai-makes-it-easy-associations-expand-their-global-footprint#comments Association Meetings Resources International Partners Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:59:00 +0000 43521 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Dubai Creek at night</p> <p>Burj Dubai</p> IMEX America: The Hub of Co-located Education and Networking http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/imex-america-hub-co-located-education-and-networking <div class="field-deck"> New this year: Education for Millennials, Deep-Dive Business Classes </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><span style="font-size: 13px;">IMEX America, to be held October 14&ndash;16 in Las Vegas, is known for offering excellent education through its partnerships with a variety of industry associations, which co-locate events on the days leading up to the three-day <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/trade-shows" title="" target="_blank">trade show</a></span>.</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/imex-america-hub-co-located-education-and-networking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/imex-america-hub-co-located-education-and-networking#comments Education/Certification International Partners Trade Shows Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:31:00 +0000 43491 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Staff from IMEX America, Sands Expo, The Venetian, and The Palazzo Las Vegas gathered at The Shade Tree shelter in Las Vegas in July to prepare for this year&rsquo;s IMEX Challenge, a CSR event.</p>