Global Site Research http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6638/more en Pick Like a Pro: International Site Selection Success http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/pick-pro-international-site-selection-success <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>8 lessons for managing risk when selecting a meeting destination outside the U.S.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/pick-pro-international-site-selection-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/pick-pro-international-site-selection-success#comments CME Design Housing/Attrition Incentive Planning/Management Global Site Research Motivational Travel Pharma Meeting Planning Risk Management Site Selection/RFPs Site News Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:13:00 +0000 51191 at http://meetingsnet.com Wavebreakmedia Ltd on Thinkstock by Getty Images A Planner in Machu Picchu http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/planner-machu-picchu <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It's not easy to get there, but Timothy Arnold says Machu Picchu is something every traveler should experience, and a memory that will stay with him forever.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/planner-machu-picchu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/planner-machu-picchu#comments Global Site Research South/Central America Wed, 27 May 2015 13:29:00 +0000 50261 at http://meetingsnet.com A Culinary Adventure in Paris and Prague http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/culinary-adventure-paris-and-prague <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It was a drizzly, cold March day in Paris. But then there was chocolate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/culinary-adventure-paris-and-prague" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/culinary-adventure-paris-and-prague#comments Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Tue, 26 May 2015 00:47:00 +0000 50271 at http://meetingsnet.com 12 Drivers of Meeting Site Decisions http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/12-drivers-meeting-site-decisions <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The head of Pacific World consults the company's database of more than 60,000 <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events" title="" target="_blank">global events</a></span> to identify drivers of destination decisions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/12-drivers-meeting-site-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/12-drivers-meeting-site-decisions#comments Global Site Research International Partners Site Selection/RFPs Mon, 18 May 2015 13:02:00 +0000 50061 at http://meetingsnet.com Top 5 Domestic and International Business Travel Destinations of 2014 http://meetingsnet.com/blog/top-5-domestic-and-international-business-travel-destinations-2014 <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>An infographic from American Express Global Business Travel crunches the 2014 numbers to come up with the top destinations in the U.S. and worldwide, plus most popular city pairs and even airplane seat bookings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/top-5-domestic-and-international-business-travel-destinations-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/top-5-domestic-and-international-business-travel-destinations-2014#comments Association Meetings Global Site Research Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings face2face Wed, 29 Apr 2015 13:30:00 +0000 49641 at http://meetingsnet.com Are Your Meeting Attendees Safe in the Air? http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/are-your-meeting-attendees-safe-air <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meeting, incentive, and conference planners must adopt more professional safety management in general, not only for airlines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/are-your-meeting-attendees-safe-air" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/are-your-meeting-attendees-safe-air#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Global Site Research Global Events Medical Meetings Tue, 07 Apr 2015 16:41:00 +0000 48961 at http://meetingsnet.com Infographic: 2014 Was Strong Year for International Association Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/blog/infographic-2014-was-strong-year-international-association-meetings <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Last year was strong for <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings" title="" target="_blank">association meetings</a></span> outside of North America, and looking stronger for 2015 and beyond, according to a survey by Marketing Challenges International. This infographic lays out the results. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/infographic-2014-was-strong-year-international-association-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/infographic-2014-was-strong-year-international-association-meetings#comments Association Meetings Global Site Research Site News face2face Thu, 02 Apr 2015 20:54:00 +0000 48841 at http://meetingsnet.com U.S. Fails to Make Top 10 (or Even Top 29) Best Airports http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/us-fails-make-top-10-or-even-top-29-best-airports <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Changi Airport in Singapore (pictured) tops the 2015 list of passengers' favorite airports, and is one of six Asian facilities that made the top 10. The highest-ranking airport in the U.S. came in at number 30. Can you guess which city takes the honor?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/us-fails-make-top-10-or-even-top-29-best-airports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/us-fails-make-top-10-or-even-top-29-best-airports#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Global Site Research Medical Meetings Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:47:00 +0000 48611 at http://meetingsnet.com Suntec Singapore Launches Online Planning Portal http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/suntec-singapore-launches-online-planning-portal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre now offers interactive service to help planners manage events from soup to nuts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/suntec-singapore-launches-online-planning-portal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/suntec-singapore-launches-online-planning-portal#comments Asia/Pacific Association Meetings Global Site Research Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:05:00 +0000 48571 at http://meetingsnet.com Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre Top Destinations for High-End Programs http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/top-destinations-high-end-programs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Pacific World’s first Annual Destination Index Special Report gives meeting planners the view from the ground in some worldwide hotspots, including South Korea (pictured).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/top-destinations-high-end-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/top-destinations-high-end-programs#comments Asia/Pacific Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Global Events Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:01:00 +0000 47851 at http://meetingsnet.com