News http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6648/more en New Consortium Will Aid Travel, Tourism, and Related Sectors http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/new-consortium-will-aid-travel-tourism-and-related-sectors <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Primapact’s goal is to help clients tackle the complex economic issues and hurdles facing tourism today, such as taxation, healthcare policy, and global competition. Roger Rickard, pictured, is a principal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/new-consortium-will-aid-travel-tourism-and-related-sectors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/new-consortium-will-aid-travel-tourism-and-related-sectors#comments Association Meetings Global Events News Thu, 09 Jul 2015 17:54:00 +0000 51361 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Ways to Make Your Meetings Matter http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/5-ways-make-your-meetings-matter <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Start using a marketing mindset in your meeting management: Design events to influence audiences and grow your business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/5-ways-make-your-meetings-matter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/5-ways-make-your-meetings-matter#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Career Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings News Thu, 14 May 2015 09:32:00 +0000 33271 at http://meetingsnet.com Meeting Planners Reach Out to Support Baltimore http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/meeting-planners-reach-out-support-baltimore <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The head of Visit Baltimore says the city is suffering economically and in its reputation, but while some have been forced to cancel meetings, others have called to book new ones.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/meeting-planners-reach-out-support-baltimore" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/meeting-planners-reach-out-support-baltimore#comments Association Meetings Northeast U.S. Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings News Fri, 01 May 2015 21:42:00 +0000 49681 at http://meetingsnet.com How Educators Can Use Social Media to Reshape CME http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/how-educators-can-use-social-media-reshape-cme <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new CME will connect <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/your-guide-managing-hard-handle-cme-faculty" title="Your Guide to Managing Hard-to-Handle CME Faculty" target="_blank">faculty</a></span>, attendees, and educational partners via social networks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/how-educators-can-use-social-media-reshape-cme" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/how-educators-can-use-social-media-reshape-cme#comments Association Meetings CME Design News Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:52:00 +0000 49431 at http://meetingsnet.com New Data Will Help Long, Slow Return of Government Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/new-data-will-help-long-slow-return-government-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Meetings Mean Business coalition and the U.S. Travel Association have a new batch of data to bring to Capitol Hill on behalf of government meetings, which remain stuck in a trough. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/new-data-will-help-long-slow-return-government-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/new-data-will-help-long-slow-return-government-meetings#comments Association Meetings Budgeting/Cost Savings Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings News Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:32:00 +0000 48511 at http://meetingsnet.com 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="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 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 Big Changes Ahead for Incentive Research Foundation http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/big-changes-ahead-incentive-research-foundation <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Aiming to be the go-to resource for incentive industry research globally, IRF hires a management company and makes plans for growth.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/big-changes-ahead-incentive-research-foundation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/big-changes-ahead-incentive-research-foundation#comments Incentive Planning/Management News Thu, 12 Feb 2015 13:19:00 +0000 47371 at http://meetingsnet.com Murder of Meeting Planner Novack Made into a Lifetime Movie http://meetingsnet.com/news/murder-meeting-planner-novack-made-lifetime-movie <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The 2009 murder of the owner of Convention Concepts Unlimited is now a feature film on lifetime.com. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/news/murder-meeting-planner-novack-made-lifetime-movie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/news/murder-meeting-planner-novack-made-lifetime-movie#comments News Premium Tue, 03 Feb 2015 17:29:00 +0000 47101 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Screen shot from the Lifetime channel movie, &ldquo;The Beautiful and Twisted,&rdquo; about the murder of Ben Novack Jr.</p> Lifetime.com Wyndham Takes Over Dolce Hotels and Resorts Portfolio http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/wyndham-takes-over-dolce-hotels-and-resorts-portfolio <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Wyndham Hotel Group has acquired Dolce Hotels and Resorts, which manages group accommodations in a portfolio of 24 properties across seven countries in Europe and North America. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/wyndham-takes-over-dolce-hotels-and-resorts-portfolio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/wyndham-takes-over-dolce-hotels-and-resorts-portfolio#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings News Site News Premium Mon, 02 Feb 2015 17:06:00 +0000 47041 at http://meetingsnet.com