Global Events en An Ex-Pat in the Yes Camp for 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Global Site Research Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:53:00 +0000 43911 at Dubai Makes it Easy for Associations to 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Resources International Partners Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:59:00 +0000 43521 at <p>Dubai Creek at night</p> <p>Burj Dubai</p> IMEX America: The Hub of 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="" title="" target="_blank">trade show</a></span>.</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education/Certification International Partners Trade Shows Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:31:00 +0000 43491 at <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> MeetingsNet Webinar/Now On Demand: So You Think Your Event Website Is Working? <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After this webinar, you’ll be able to fix (or avoid) the seven most common and costly event website mistakes</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Global Events Webinars Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:00:00 +0000 43441 at 14 Tips for International Travel and Meeting Planning <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A globe-trotting executive shares how not to get caught off-guard during your international program</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Global Events Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:41:00 +0000 43091 at IMEX Shines a Light on Future Leaders <div class="field-deck"> Cultivating the talents of young planners across the globe is a signature of IMEX. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>So much has been written about Millennials in the work place and their personal attributes, we wondered: do those generational generalizations go across cultures?</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education/Certification Global Events Mon, 18 Aug 2014 21:06:00 +0000 43021 at Risk Management Runs the Gamut for Global Meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“The whole area of risk mitigation, keeping up with those geopolitical trends, is the single biggest shift in our jobs over the past 20 years,” said Gregg Talley, president and CEO, Talley Management Group. Read his tips.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Budget/Currency/VAT Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Global Meetings Resources Risk Management Medical Meetings Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:58:00 +0000 43001 at Global Site Review: Moscow <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Timothy Arnold travels to Moscow—a place that's fascinated him since he started reading spy thrillers as a child. His verdict after one trip? There's more to explore.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:03:00 +0000 42981 at Cost of Meetings: Big Hikes Ahead in the U.S. and Latin America <div class="field-deck"> But if you booked Europe for 2015, you won the value lottery. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Planners who booked Europe for 2015 are looking pretty smart, budget-wise.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Budget/Currency/VAT Financial/Insurance Meetings Medical Meetings News Thu, 14 Aug 2014 02:22:00 +0000 42901 at Aligning HCP Interactions on a Global Level <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It’s not easy to standardize how a pharma company deals with healthcare professionals across the globe, but it can be done.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Contracts/Communication Pharma Meeting Planning Pharma/Device Regs Wed, 13 Aug 2014 20:07:00 +0000 42891 at