Midwest http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6655/more en Indiana Governor Vows to “Fix” Controversial Religious Freedom Restoration Act http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/indiana-governor-vows-fix-controversial-religious-freedom-restoration-act <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Faced with potential business and government travel boycotts and conference cancellations, the governor backs off his previous stance. </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/midwest/indiana-governor-vows-fix-controversial-religious-freedom-restoration-act" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/indiana-governor-vows-fix-controversial-religious-freedom-restoration-act#comments Association Meetings Midwest Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Site News Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:43:00 +0000 48791 at http://meetingsnet.com Mayo Civic Center Undergoing $79 Million Expansion http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/mayo-civic-center-undergoing-79-million-expansion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The project will nearly double the size of the Rochester, Minn., facility.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/mayo-civic-center-undergoing-79-million-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/mayo-civic-center-undergoing-79-million-expansion#comments Midwest Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:11:00 +0000 46711 at http://meetingsnet.com Rochester CVB Kansas City Hotels Boost Internet http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/kansas-city-hotels-boost-internet <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Sheraton Hotel Kansas City and The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center in Kansas City, Mo., boosted its bandwidth from 200MB to 1G.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/kansas-city-hotels-boost-internet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/kansas-city-hotels-boost-internet#comments Midwest Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:47:00 +0000 46571 at http://meetingsnet.com Cleveland to Get New Headquarters Hotel, Global Center for Health Innovation http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/cleveland-get-new-headquarters-hotel-global-center-health-innovation <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With an expanded convention center open for business, the nation’s first exhibition center for medical innovations hosting its first event, and a headquarters hotel in the works, Cleveland is reinventing itself as a meetings destination.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/cleveland-get-new-headquarters-hotel-global-center-health-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/cleveland-get-new-headquarters-hotel-global-center-health-innovation#comments Midwest Thu, 17 Oct 2013 13:51:00 +0000 37442 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Cleveland&#39;s Global Center for Health Innovation.</p> Chicago’s MPEA and DePaul University to Share New Arena at McCormick Place http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/chicago-s-mpea-and-depaul-university-share-new-arena-mccormick-place <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority hired architecture firm Pelli Clarke Pelli to design a 10,000-seat event center at Chicago’s McCormick Place that will host general sessions for large conventions and DePaul University basketball games. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/chicago-s-mpea-and-depaul-university-share-new-arena-mccormick-place" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/chicago-s-mpea-and-depaul-university-share-new-arena-mccormick-place#comments Midwest Wed, 02 Oct 2013 13:04:00 +0000 36862 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> The new arena will be connected to McCormick Place West (above) via sky bridge.</p> Hyatt Regency McCormick Place Completes Total Redo http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/hyatt-regency-mccormick-place-completes-total-redo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hyatt Regency McCormick Place completes expansion and renovation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/hyatt-regency-mccormick-place-completes-total-redo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/hyatt-regency-mccormick-place-completes-total-redo#comments Association Meetings Midwest Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Fri, 12 Jul 2013 17:22:00 +0000 35011 at http://meetingsnet.com Cleveland Development Leverages City’s Vibrant Medical Business http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/cleveland-development-leverages-city-s-vibrant-medical-business <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new Cleveland Convention Center, which officially opened June 14, is connected to the new Global Center for Health Innovation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/cleveland-development-leverages-city-s-vibrant-medical-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/cleveland-development-leverages-city-s-vibrant-medical-business#comments Midwest Medical Meetings Thu, 27 Jun 2013 14:40:00 +0000 34801 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Cleveland&#39;s new convention complex is largely underground.</p> In the Land of Lincoln, Prairie Capital Convention Center Gets Upgrade http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/land-lincoln-prairie-capital-convention-center-gets-upgrade <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield, Ill., is undergoing a $16 million renovation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/land-lincoln-prairie-capital-convention-center-gets-upgrade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/land-lincoln-prairie-capital-convention-center-gets-upgrade#comments Midwest Premium Tue, 30 Apr 2013 14:58:00 +0000 33311 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Rendering of the renovated Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield, Ill.</p> The Abbey Resort, Fontana, Wis., Wraps Up $50 Million Renovation http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/abbey-resort-fontana-wis-wraps-50-million-renovation <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The 334-room Abbey Resort in Fontana, Wis., celebrated its 50th anniversary this year by completing a $50 million renovation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/abbey-resort-fontana-wis-wraps-50-million-renovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/abbey-resort-fontana-wis-wraps-50-million-renovation#comments Midwest Premium Fri, 12 Apr 2013 15:14:00 +0000 32931 at http://meetingsnet.com The Alexander Opens in Indianapolis http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/alexander-opens-indianapolis <div class="field-deck"> The only property in Indiana certified by the International Association of Conference Centers </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The only property in Indiana certified by the International Association of Conference Centers</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/alexander-opens-indianapolis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/alexander-opens-indianapolis#comments Midwest Premium Wed, 10 Apr 2013 18:29:00 +0000 32811 at http://meetingsnet.com