Global Site Research http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6638/more en 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 Global Site Review: Moscow http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/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="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/global-site-review-moscow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/global-site-review-moscow#comments Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:03:00 +0000 42981 at http://meetingsnet.com On Location: Regent Palms Turks & Caicos http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/location-regent-palms-turks-caicos <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Regent Palms Turks & Caicos is hosting more than 30 U.S. incentive groups this year and next.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/location-regent-palms-turks-caicos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/location-regent-palms-turks-caicos#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings The Caribbean and Islands of the Atlantic Global Site Research Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:23:00 +0000 42611 at http://meetingsnet.com First Asian Partner Joins BestCities http://meetingsnet.com/news/first-asian-partner-joins-bestcities <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The BestCities Global Alliance of CVBs has 10 members and one affiliate member—its new partner, Tokyo.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/news/first-asian-partner-joins-bestcities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/news/first-asian-partner-joins-bestcities#comments Global Site Research News Mon, 16 Jun 2014 12:49:00 +0000 41951 at http://meetingsnet.com Global Site Review: Budapest, Hungary http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/global-site-review-budapest-hungary <div class="field-deck"> Budapest offers groups "authentic Europe at excellent value." </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"Authentic Europe at an excellent value" is our world traveler Timothy Arnold's assessment of Budapest. Read his site report, including which hotel's combination of amenities, location, and flexibility in contracting made it his favorite in a city full of top-notch properties. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/global-site-review-budapest-hungary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/global-site-review-budapest-hungary#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Motivational Travel Medical Meetings Mon, 09 Jun 2014 18:56:00 +0000 41811 at http://meetingsnet.com On Location: Singapore http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/location-singapore <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Modernity, efficiency, gaming, a blend of cultures, amazing cusine, state-of-the-art meeting and convention venues. Here's a look at what Singapore offers groups today.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/location-singapore" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/location-singapore#comments Asia/Pacific Global Site Research Sun, 18 May 2014 18:20:00 +0000 41511 at http://meetingsnet.com Global Site Review: Prague, the Czech Republic http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/global-site-review-prague-czech-republic <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hot off the plane! We've got another report from Timothy Arnold, who journeyed to Prague to see the sites and the hotels. Read why it could be his favorite city in Europe (the library pictured here has something to do with it)—and why the destination is a great value for meetings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/global-site-review-prague-czech-republic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/global-site-review-prague-czech-republic#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Medical Meetings Fri, 16 May 2014 14:27:00 +0000 41461 at http://meetingsnet.com Photo by Timothy Arnold Paris Is the Top Spot for Meetings, But Keep Watching Madrid http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/paris-top-spot-meetings-keep-watching-madrid-1 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The International Congress and Convention Association's annual ranking of the top cities for international meetings doesn’t usually see much change, but this year there’s a shakeup at the top. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/paris-top-spot-meetings-keep-watching-madrid-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/paris-top-spot-meetings-keep-watching-madrid-1#comments Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research News Mon, 12 May 2014 13:45:00 +0000 41321 at http://meetingsnet.com Global Site Review: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/global-site-review-punta-cana-dominican-republic <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Join Timothy Arnold as he travels the world documenting his site inspections of meeting-worthy hotels and resorts. First up: Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic, where he finds beauty in resorts like the Hard Rock (pictured), but suggests earplugs for never-ending airport announcements. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/global-site-review-punta-cana-dominican-republic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/global-site-review-punta-cana-dominican-republic#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings The Caribbean and Islands of the Atlantic Global Site Research Global Events Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:47:00 +0000 40931 at http://meetingsnet.com All photos by Timothy Arnold EIBTM Starts a Week Earlier in 2013; Show Focus is Innovation http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/eibtm-starts-week-earlier-2013-show-focus-innovation <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Some 15,000 meetings industry professionals will attend global meetings and events expo EIBTM November 19–21 in Barcelona. They will be exposed to innovative event ideas. Care to try oxygen therapy for a show-floor energy boost? A bracelet that changes color when you’re near a like-minded peer?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/eibtm-starts-week-earlier-2013-show-focus-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/eibtm-starts-week-earlier-2013-show-focus-innovation#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Global Site Research Medical Meetings News Fri, 01 Nov 2013 15:43:00 +0000 38151 at http://meetingsnet.com