Medical Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6641/more en Government Meetings Still in Freefall http://meetingsnet.com/budgetingcost-savings/government-meetings-still-freefall <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Three years after harsh restrictions were imposed on government meetings and meeting attendance following outrage over a mismanaged conference, the segment continues to lose ground, even as other meeting segments are flush with activity.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/budgetingcost-savings/government-meetings-still-freefall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/budgetingcost-savings/government-meetings-still-freefall#comments Association Meetings Budgeting/Cost Savings Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings News Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:04:00 +0000 47991 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Negotiating Tips to Get the Hotel Contract You Want http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/5-negotiating-tips-get-hotel-contract-you-want <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>John Foster, Esq., CHME, shares some of the meetings-related negotiating knowledge he’s gained serving as counsel for more than 400 associations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/5-negotiating-tips-get-hotel-contract-you-want" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/5-negotiating-tips-get-hotel-contract-you-want#comments Association Meetings Resources Negotiating/Contracts Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:44:00 +0000 47981 at http://meetingsnet.com Meeting the Medical Meetings Challenge http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/meeting-medical-meetings-challenge <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How one facility handles the special needs of its <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings" title="" target="_blank">medical meetings</a></span> clients</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/meeting-medical-meetings-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/meeting-medical-meetings-challenge#comments Medical Meetings Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:55:00 +0000 48021 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Reception area at the Oquendo Center in Las Vegas.</p> Oquendo Center U.S. Pharma Spend Transparency Trend Spreads to Europe http://meetingsnet.com/pharmadevice-regs/us-pharma-spend-transparency-trend-spreads-europe <div class="field-deck"> The New EFPIA Disclosure Code Will Be a Hot Topic at Upcoming March Pharma Forum, co-organized by MeetingsNet and CBI </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Pharmaceutical companies that belong to the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations, and provide any kind of benefit to healthcare professionals based in Europe, have begun collecting data about those Transfer(s) of Value in order to adhere to the voluntary EFPIA Disclosure Code.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharmadevice-regs/us-pharma-spend-transparency-trend-spreads-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharmadevice-regs/us-pharma-spend-transparency-trend-spreads-europe#comments Pharma/Device Regs Tue, 03 Mar 2015 20:34:00 +0000 47941 at http://meetingsnet.com Fully Packaged Corporate Events, Ready to Book Online http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/fully-packaged-corporate-events-ready-book-online <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Kapow Events creates unique, off-the-shelf corporate events with per-person pricing that can be booked with a click. See if you think the new Web site is “a true digital solution to a cumbersome, archaic process.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/fully-packaged-corporate-events-ready-book-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/fully-packaged-corporate-events-ready-book-online#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Food & Beverage Site Selection/RFPs Event Design Event Planning Medical Meetings News Tue, 03 Mar 2015 18:43:00 +0000 47931 at http://meetingsnet.com On Location: Keystone, Colo. http://meetingsnet.com/mountain/location-keystone-colo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>One editor's impressions of Keystone, Colo., as a meeting destination gleaned during a late-February fam trip to the Rocky Mountain ski village.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/mountain/location-keystone-colo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/mountain/location-keystone-colo#comments Association Meetings Mountain Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:19:00 +0000 47901 at http://meetingsnet.com A New Magnet for Medical Meetings: Vancouver http://meetingsnet.com/canada/new-magnet-medical-meetings-vancouver <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Among the healthcare congresses heading to Vancouver in 2015 is the 15,000-attendee World Congress of Dermatology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/canada/new-magnet-medical-meetings-vancouver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/canada/new-magnet-medical-meetings-vancouver#comments Association Meetings Canada Medical Meetings Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:04:00 +0000 47891 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The Vancouver Convention Centre becoming a big draw for medical conventions in 2015.</p> Open Payments: CME Exemption Back on the Table http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/open-payments-cme-exemption-back-table <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The latest Open Payments–related draft legislation proposes revising the act to exempt continuing medical education—again.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/open-payments-cme-exemption-back-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/open-payments-cme-exemption-back-table#comments CME Regs Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:53:00 +0000 47881 at http://meetingsnet.com New this Week on the IdeaXchange http://meetingsnet.com/blog/new-week-ideaxchange <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here's what our experts have been talking about this week, from continuing medical education planning tips to working with Millennials and the true meaning of corporate social responsibility activities.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/new-week-ideaxchange" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/new-week-ideaxchange#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings face2face Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:49:00 +0000 47861 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Steve Bova with his son, Mike, one of the Millennials Steve talks about in his IdeaXchange post this week.</p> CME Watch: Intuitional or System Framework for Quality Improvement http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-watch-intuitional-or-system-framework-quality-improvement <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>You don't have to work within a hospital system to achieve Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s Criterion 21.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-watch-intuitional-or-system-framework-quality-improvement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-watch-intuitional-or-system-framework-quality-improvement#comments CME Design CME Regs Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:07:00 +0000 47841 at http://meetingsnet.com Image by raywoo/Thinkstock by Getty Images