International Partners http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6639/more en 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> 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> New Twist on the Idea of a DMC Network http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/new-twist-idea-dmc-network <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In the field of destination management companies, there are independent players, national networks, and global consortia. Now there’s nimble new player on the scene.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/new-twist-idea-dmc-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/new-twist-idea-dmc-network#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings International Partners Medical Meetings Mon, 19 May 2014 20:43:00 +0000 41551 at http://meetingsnet.com IMEX in Frankfurt: What’s New for 2014 http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-frankfurt-what-s-new-2014 <div class="field-deck"> Creative, bite-sized education events await IMEX's visitors. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Creative, bite-sized education events await IMEX's visitors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-frankfurt-what-s-new-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-frankfurt-what-s-new-2014#comments International Partners Sun, 27 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 40991 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>IMEX&#39;s Sustainability Hub will be back this year.</p> IMEX’s Sustainability Hub, pictured last year, will be back in 2014 4 Tips for Training Event Staff http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/4-tips-training-event-staff <div class="field-byline"> By Drew D’Agostino </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It's your event staffers, whether <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/7-strategies-effective-site-volunteers-your-meetings" title="7 Strategies for Effective On-Site Volunteers at Your Meetings" target="_blank">volunteer</a></span> or contracted, who ensure that guests experience the event as you've envisioned it. Are they up to the task? Try these four training best practices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/4-tips-training-event-staff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/4-tips-training-event-staff#comments Association Meetings Resources Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Checklists International Partners Outsourcing Medical Meetings Tue, 18 Feb 2014 16:01:00 +0000 39911 at http://meetingsnet.com 7 Tips for Meeting in China http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/7-tips-meeting-china <div class="field-byline"> </div> <div class="field-deck"> A local partner is highly recommended, said Shanghai Tourism's Patrick Chen at PCMA </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Planning a meeting in China? It&rsquo;s essential to find strong local partners who can communicate your requirements to vendors on the ground, said Shanghai Tourism's Patrick Chen at PCMA.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/7-tips-meeting-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/7-tips-meeting-china#comments International Partners Wed, 05 Feb 2014 18:23:00 +0000 39681 at http://meetingsnet.com GEP and Krisam for Sale; ALHI Hires Five Former Krisam Sales Execs http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/gep-and-krisam-sale-alhi-hires-five-former-krisam-sales-execs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Global Events Partners, a partnership of destination management companies worldwide, and its sister company, Krisam Group, are up for sale, according to Chris White, chairman and owner of the Washington, D.C., companies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/gep-and-krisam-sale-alhi-hires-five-former-krisam-sales-execs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/gep-and-krisam-sale-alhi-hires-five-former-krisam-sales-execs#comments International Partners Outsourcing Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:41:00 +0000 38611 at http://meetingsnet.com At ICCA Annual Congress: Attendance High, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Recognized http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/icca-annual-congress-attendance-high-kuala-lumpur-convention-centre-recognize <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The International Congress and Convention Association meeting this week in Shanghai, China, is enjoying the highest attendance at its annual congress held outside of Europe. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/icca-annual-congress-attendance-high-kuala-lumpur-convention-centre-recognize" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/icca-annual-congress-attendance-high-kuala-lumpur-convention-centre-recognize#comments International Partners Mon, 04 Nov 2013 21:07:00 +0000 38201 at http://meetingsnet.com Global Events Partners Announces Immediate Closing of 7 DMCs http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/global-events-partners-announces-immediate-closing-7-dmcs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Global Events Partners, a leading partnership of destination management companies worldwide, has announced that it is closing its seven company-owned DMCs, which are GEP Washington (D.C.), GEP Philly, GEP Baltimore, GEP Bahamas, GEP South Florida, GEP Utah, and GEP Atlanta. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/global-events-partners-announces-immediate-closing-7-dmcs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/global-events-partners-announces-immediate-closing-7-dmcs#comments International Partners Outsourcing Mon, 21 Oct 2013 20:59:00 +0000 37622 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Chris White</p>