Global Meetings Resources http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6637/more en 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 Risk Management Runs the Gamut for Global Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/risk-management-runs-gamut-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="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/risk-management-runs-gamut-global-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/risk-management-runs-gamut-global-meetings#comments 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 http://meetingsnet.com The Houses of Congress Agree: Brand USA Should Keep Up the Good Work http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/houses-congress-agree-brand-usa-should-keep-good-work <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Having succeeded in waking up this country to the need for marketing to attract and increase international visitors, Brand USA appears set to win reauthorization for another five years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/houses-congress-agree-brand-usa-should-keep-good-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/houses-congress-agree-brand-usa-should-keep-good-work#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Global Meetings Resources Medical Meetings News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:35:00 +0000 42601 at http://meetingsnet.com Behind the Scenes at the Beyond Borders Summit http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/behind-scenes-beyond-borders-summit <div class="field-byline"> Barbara Scofidio </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The date: July 14, 2014. The place: JW Marriott Essex House in New York. Go behind the scenes at MeetingsNet's premier conference for meeting managers who plan events outside the U.S.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/behind-scenes-beyond-borders-summit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/behind-scenes-beyond-borders-summit#comments Global Meetings Resources Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:37:00 +0000 42551 at http://meetingsnet.com Planners Share Global Meeting Strategies at Beyond Borders Summit http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/planners-share-global-meeting-strategies-beyond-borders-summit <div class="field-deck"> Avoiding risk is a top priority, global meeting managers agree. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/associationmeetings/news/international-meeting-contracts-0214" id="MeetingsNet's Barbara Scofidio introduces Arabella Bowen, editor-in-chief of Fodor's Travel">Negotiating contra<img alt="MeetingsNet's Barbara Scofidio introduces Arabella Bowen, editor-in-chief of Fodor's Travel" id="MeetingsNet's Barbara Scofidio introduces Arabella Bowen, editor-in-chief of Fodor's Travel" longdesc="MeetingsNet's Barbara Scofidio introduces Arabella Bowen, editor-in-chief of Fodor's Travel" src="/site-files/meetingsnet.com/files/uploads/2014/07/_MG_1042.jpg" style="margin: </a></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/planners-share-global-meeting-strategies-beyond-borders-summit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/planners-share-global-meeting-strategies-beyond-borders-summit#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Global Meetings Resources Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:48:00 +0000 42521 at http://meetingsnet.com Gregg Talley opens the event by talking trends Beyond Borders Summit to Feature Fodor's Editor-in-Chief, Along With Three Global Events Experts http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/beyond-borders-summit-feature-fodors-editor-chief-along-three-global-event <div class="field-deck"> Arabella Bowen, Gregg Talley, Ullla Buchner-Howard, and Michael Cerbelli to speak </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><strong>The Beyond Borders Summit, to be held on July 14</strong> at the JW Marriott Essex House in New York City, has added four TED Talk—style speakers to kick off the day:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/beyond-borders-summit-feature-fodors-editor-chief-along-three-global-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/beyond-borders-summit-feature-fodors-editor-chief-along-three-global-event#comments Global Meetings Resources Mon, 23 Jun 2014 18:26:00 +0000 42081 at http://meetingsnet.com IMEX Frankfurt 2014 in Photos http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-frankfurt-2014-photos <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Good energy flowed among the 9,000 attendees at IMEX Frankfurt, May 20-22</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-frankfurt-2014-photos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-frankfurt-2014-photos#comments Global Meetings Resources International Partners Tue, 27 May 2014 11:39:00 +0000 41661 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>QuickMobile designed IMEX&#39;s event mobile app. Shown, from left, are QuickMobile&rsquo;s Jeff Epstein, Trevor Roald, and Banks Holcombe.</p> 12 Trends in International Association Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/12-trends-international-association-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Two-thirds of international <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings" title="" target="_blank">association meetings</a></span> are organized by national members from the host country, while far fewer are run by in-house staff or third-party professional congress organizers, according to the 2013 Union of International Associations Meetings Survey. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/12-trends-international-association-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/12-trends-international-association-meetings#comments Association Meetings Resources Global Meetings Resources Tue, 03 Dec 2013 18:27:00 +0000 38881 at http://meetingsnet.com Meetings Mean Business Coalition Hires PR Firm to Create Messaging Campaign http://meetingsnet.com/news/meetings-mean-business-coalition-hires-pr-firm-create-messaging-campaign <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A coalition of meetings industry leaders has hired a public relations firm to launch a messaging campaign to communicate the value of meetings to policymakers, corporate America, and the general public, and, perhaps more critically, to change perceptions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/news/meetings-mean-business-coalition-hires-pr-firm-create-messaging-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/news/meetings-mean-business-coalition-hires-pr-firm-create-messaging-campaign#comments Global Meetings Resources Marketing Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports News Mon, 28 Oct 2013 19:46:00 +0000 38001 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> The Meetings Mean Business Coalition at IMEX America in Las Vegas.</p> Carolyn Clark State Department Official Explains How Improved Visa Process Means More Meeting Attendees http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/state-department-official-explains-how-improved-visa-process-means-more-me <div class="field-deck"> In an exclusive interview, Don Heflin, managing director, Visa Office, U.S. Department of State, talks about how wait times are down and visas are up </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you’ve seen an uptick in international attendees and exhibitors at your meetings, it’s no coincidence. Thanks to improvements to the visa entry process, the number of visas issued last year jumped 19 percent. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/state-department-official-explains-how-improved-visa-process-means-more-me" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/state-department-official-explains-how-improved-visa-process-means-more-me#comments Association Meetings Resources Global Meetings Resources Marketing Trade Shows Premium Mon, 19 Aug 2013 18:04:00 +0000 35641 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Don Heflin. managing director, Visa Office, U.S. Department of State.</p>