Medical Meetings en Vista Seals the Cvent/Lanyon Merger Deal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The merger of the two giant enterprise event management companies is now official.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Resources Pharma Meeting Planning Tech News/Trends Resources and Reports Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:54:00 +0000 67191 at <p>Cvent Founder and CEO Reggie Aggarwal</p> Lessons From a Public Health Hackathon <div class="field-byline"> By Christine Loomis </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>2016 Opioid Epidemic Challenge Summit & Hack-a-thon took a page from computer programming events to design a two-day competitive think tank that could generate meaningful social solutions—no coding required.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Meeting Formats Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Mon, 28 Nov 2016 18:21:00 +0000 67151 at New Thoughts on an Old Tool: The Quarterly Business Review <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Here’s how the traditional QBR can be quickly and dramatically improved to provide both parties with far more strategic and critical information.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Fri, 18 Nov 2016 19:02:00 +0000 67061 at Your 2017 Las Vegas Destination Experience Starts Here <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>MeetingsNet, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, and key members of the Las Vegas hospitality industry will host top U.S. corporate meeting professionals at the 18th annual event.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Pharma Meeting Planning Meetings Fuel Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Free Thu, 17 Nov 2016 22:55:00 +0000 67011 at Meal Cap Management: Think “Economy Class” <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Executives at life sciences companies don’t seem to argue about dollar amounts for the airfare they pay for healthcare professional travel as long as it’s economy class. Why are meals caps so different (and do they have to be)?</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Pharma Meeting Planning Wed, 16 Nov 2016 19:16:00 +0000 66971 at Maritz Wades Deep into Medical Meeting Waters <div class="field-deck"> New tech and staff to simplify medical meetings compliance and reporting </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The independent planning giant has added new technology and staff to simplify <span class='keyword_link'><a href="" title="" target="_blank">medical meetings</a></span> compliance and reporting.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Medical Meetings Wed, 16 Nov 2016 17:36:00 +0000 66951 at A Trump Presidency Will Bring Significant Changes for Healthcare <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As goes healthcare policy, so goes continuing medical education. Here’s one CME provider’s take on what the Trump election could mean for the CME community.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CME Regs Commercial Support Pharma Meeting Planning Pharma/Device Regs Medical Meetings Wed, 16 Nov 2016 16:44:00 +0000 66941 at Thinkstock by Getty Images The Most Used Event Management Software <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Software research and comparison website Capterra surveyed event planners about their software use and found that “free” is very appealing.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Tech Mon, 03 Oct 2016 15:53:00 +0000 65921 at ACCME Releases New Criteria for Accreditation with Commendation <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Good news on the long-awaited menu of choices provided for continuing medical education providers seeking <span class='keyword_link'><a href="" title="How to Achieve ACCME Accreditation with Commendation" target="_blank">accreditation with commendation</a></span> from the Accreditation Council for CME.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CME Design CME Regs Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:22:00 +0000 65911 at Passin and Associates New Brands Emerge from Benchmark/Gemstone Combo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Benchmark Hospitality International and Gemstone Hotels & Resorts have merged to become BENCHMARK, a global hospitality company with a new corporate identity and three distinct hotel collections.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Site Selection/RFPs Medical Meetings Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:28:00 +0000 65841 at