Europe/Middle East/Africa http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6654/more en Just Another Dog-Gone Meeting at the Stoke Rochford Hall Hotel http://meetingsnet.com/blog/just-another-dog-gone-meeting-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="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/just-another-dog-gone-meeting-stoke-rochford-hall-hotel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/just-another-dog-gone-meeting-stoke-rochford-hall-hotel#comments Europe/Middle East/Africa face2face Mon, 20 Jun 2016 20:52:00 +0000 63221 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Russell the Labrador presiding over a meeting</p> Cvent Releases List of 2016 “Top Cities” for Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/cvent-releases-list-2016-top-cities-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Watch Nashville, Denver, and Dubai, which Cvent identifies as among the breakout destinations for meetings.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/cvent-releases-list-2016-top-cities-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/cvent-releases-list-2016-top-cities-meetings#comments Asia/Pacific Association Meetings Resources Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Site Selection/RFPs Site News Tue, 17 May 2016 16:42:00 +0000 61341 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Cartoon man on ladder putting up star ratings</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images A Meeting Planner in Israel http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/meeting-planner-israel <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Timothy Arnold finds fascination, beauty, safety, and amazing service in Jerusalem and a great meeting hotel set beside the sea in Tel Aviv.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/meeting-planner-israel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/meeting-planner-israel#comments Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Sat, 30 Apr 2016 22:09:00 +0000 60371 at http://meetingsnet.com On Location: Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco Resort http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/location-renaissance-tuscany-il-ciocco-resort <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Tucked away on a hilltop in Northern Tuscany, the 180-room Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco Resort & Spa is the perfect home base for an incentive conference designed around local experiences and a taste of authentic Italy.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/location-renaissance-tuscany-il-ciocco-resort" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/location-renaissance-tuscany-il-ciocco-resort#comments Incentive Planning/Management Europe/Middle East/Africa Mon, 07 Mar 2016 21:45:00 +0000 58391 at http://meetingsnet.com Paris Proves Secure for Meetings Post Terrorist Attacks http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/paris-proves-secure-meetings-post-terrorist-attacks <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>As host for the 21<sup>st</sup> United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP21), which took place over a span of nearly two weeks, from November 30 to December 12, Paris Le Bourget proved a safe and productive venue for the 40,000 people who attended.</p></div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/paris-proves-secure-meetings-post-terrorist-attacks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/paris-proves-secure-meetings-post-terrorist-attacks#comments Europe/Middle East/Africa Risk Management Premium Tue, 29 Dec 2015 18:05:00 +0000 55601 at http://meetingsnet.com AccorHotels to Acquire Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissôtel http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/accorhotels-acquire-fairmont-raffles-and-swiss-tel <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Paris-based AccorHotels, a global hotel company and Europe&rsquo;s largest hotel group, representing brands such as Sofitel and Novotel, has signed an agreement to acquire FRHI Holdings Ltd., parent of Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissotel.</p></div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/accorhotels-acquire-fairmont-raffles-and-swiss-tel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/accorhotels-acquire-fairmont-raffles-and-swiss-tel#comments Europe/Middle East/Africa Premium Wed, 09 Dec 2015 21:17:00 +0000 55251 at http://meetingsnet.com Jerusalem Hosts INCON, Offers Convention Incentives http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/jerusalem-hosts-incon-offers-convention-incentives <div class="field-deck"> New monetary incentives aimed at easing planners' concerns </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>INCON, a partnership of leading global conference and event companies, joined with the newly launched Jerusalem Convention and Visitors Bureau for a board meeting and meetings industry conference November 7&ndash;9 in Jerusalem. The forum tackled Israel&rsquo;s challenges in attracting meetings.</p></div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/jerusalem-hosts-incon-offers-convention-incentives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/jerusalem-hosts-incon-offers-convention-incentives#comments Marketing Europe/Middle East/Africa Premium Thu, 03 Dec 2015 01:37:00 +0000 55041 at http://meetingsnet.com Copenhagen Brings Meetovation to the Masses—and to MPI http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/copenhagen-brings-meetovation-masses-and-mpi <div class="field-deck"> A first-person introduction to a cool meeting design concept </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>A recent crash course in meeting design confirmed a hard truth that I&rsquo;d long suspected: Nearly every event I attend could be better, probably much better, at achieving some return on investment. At least now I know why and I have an inkling how that can be done.</p></div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/copenhagen-brings-meetovation-masses-and-mpi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/copenhagen-brings-meetovation-masses-and-mpi#comments Europe/Middle East/Africa Meeting Formats Premium Mon, 23 Nov 2015 21:47:00 +0000 54861 at http://meetingsnet.com London’s Olympic Legacy Is, Fittingly, Teamwork http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/london-s-olympic-legacy-fittingly-teamwork <div class="field-deck"> Two event powerhouses team up to to attract record numbers at meetings </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Joined at the hip to bring the Olympics to London in 2012, event powerhouses London & Partners and the ExCeL convention center are still working as teammates to draw record numbers of attendees to the city.</p></div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/london-s-olympic-legacy-fittingly-teamwork" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/london-s-olympic-legacy-fittingly-teamwork#comments Europe/Middle East/Africa Trade Shows Premium Mon, 09 Nov 2015 17:52:00 +0000 54461 at http://meetingsnet.com London, Barcelona, and Paris Lead Cvent’s List of Top European Meeting Destinations http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/london-barcelona-and-paris-lead-cvent-s-list-top-european-meeting-destinatio <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Cvent crunched its supplier network database to come up with its inaugural list of top European cities for meetings.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/london-barcelona-and-paris-lead-cvent-s-list-top-european-meeting-destinatio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/london-barcelona-and-paris-lead-cvent-s-list-top-european-meeting-destinatio#comments Association Meetings Resources Europe/Middle East/Africa Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Site Selection/RFPs Premium Wed, 28 Oct 2015 14:47:00 +0000 54101 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>London led Cvent&#39;s list of top European meeting cities</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images