Site News en Around the Globe: Site News for Meeting Planners <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>View our gallery to see if you're up to speed on the major site news in meeting destinations around the world.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia/Pacific Association Meetings Europe/Middle East/Africa Corporate Meetings Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:02:00 +0000 64131 at What’s Hot in Vegas—Summer 2016 Edition <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our woman in Vegas, Jaki Baskow, returns to the IdeaXchange page with a recap of what’s in (like Human Nature, pictured, in residence at The Venetian), who’s out, and what’s new in the meetings capital of the desert.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Recreation/Entertainment Southwest Mon, 11 Jul 2016 20:11:00 +0000 63951 at Modern Industry and Medieval Charm in Nuremberg <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>With massive amounts of history and charm, a walkable city center, a thriving and diverse modern economy, and a convention center complex designed for beauty as well as practicality, Nuremberg works for a wide variety of meeting and congresses.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Thu, 07 Jul 2016 01:26:00 +0000 63881 at Are Fam Trips Ethical? <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Ethics can get a little sticky when it comes to some meetings industry staples, such as Fam trips and hosted-buyer programs. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Site News face2face Mon, 27 Jun 2016 22:50:00 +0000 63421 at <p>Feet facing arrows facing toward &quot;right&quot; and &quot;wrong&quot;</p> Just Another Dog-Gone Meeting at the Stoke Rochford Hall Hotel <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Russell the labrador will brainstorm your meeting for the price of a belly rub.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Europe/Middle East/Africa face2face Mon, 20 Jun 2016 20:52:00 +0000 63221 at <p>Russell the Labrador presiding over a meeting</p> MPI #WEC16: A Few of My Favorite Things <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here are some of the things that stood out for me at Meeting Professionals International's 2016 World Education Congress, from people watching to tunes to top-notch education.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Meeting Formats Resources and Reports Northeast U.S. face2face Mon, 20 Jun 2016 15:02:00 +0000 63211 at <p>Poker at The Big Deal MPI WEC16 fundraiser.</p> On Location: The Resort at Paws Up <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>A ranch resort 35 miles from Missoula, Mont., blends luxury and nature into a motivational incentive destination.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Motivational Travel Mountain Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:10:00 +0000 63161 at Atlantic City Positions Itself as Comeback Kid at MPI WEC <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The former Jersey shore gaming mecca makes its case as a prime convention location to MPI’s meeting planning delegates.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Northeast U.S. Wed, 15 Jun 2016 21:24:00 +0000 63101 at <p>Harrah&rsquo;s Atlantic City at dusk</p> Boom! Demolition of the Riviera Makes Way for a Bigger Vegas Convention Center <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Before and after pictures of the Riviera Hotel and Casino demolition</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Southwest Tue, 14 Jun 2016 15:12:00 +0000 62981 at Ultra-Green Property Opens Near Cleveland <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Geothermal heating and cooling is just part of what makes this new small hotel a sustainability standout.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Midwest Corporate Meetings Wed, 08 Jun 2016 15:53:00 +0000 62651 at