Multimedia Library - All http://meetingsnet.com/media/all en Meetings Industry Suppliers Get Their Green On: An Earth Day Gallery http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/meetings-industry-suppliers-get-their-green-earth-day-gallery <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The hospitality and travel suppliers meetings professionals work with are planning to celebrate April 22, Earth Day 2015, in style. Here's what some of your partners are doing.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/meetings-industry-suppliers-get-their-green-earth-day-gallery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/meetings-industry-suppliers-get-their-green-earth-day-gallery#comments Association Meetings Housing/Attrition Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:37:00 +0000 49441 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Beekeeper Chef Sean Patrick Curry installing bee colonies at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort &amp; Conference Center&rsquo;s Horticultural Gallery. The Gallery officially opens on Earth Day: April 22, 2015.</p> <p>Photo credit: Grimaldi Public Relations</p> NAMID: Face Time Is Money! http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/namid-face-time-money <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>April 16 marked the first-ever North American Meetings Industry Day, with dozens of events throughout the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/namid-face-time-money" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/namid-face-time-money#comments Association Meetings Career Corporate Meetings Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:20:00 +0000 49411 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The Professional Convention Management Association Heartland Chapter held a &quot;Destination Celebration&quot; at Studio Dan Meiners in Kansas City, Mo., in honor of NAMID. Organizers included (left to right): Destination Celebration Meeting Planner Missy Johnson, CMP, MJMeetings LLC; Event Co-Chair David Kinney, Louisville Convention &amp; Visitors Bureau and PCMA Heartland Chapter president-elect; Kristen Kimbrel, CMP, American Academy of Family Physicians and PCMA Heartland Chapter president; and Event Co-Chair Lisa Lopez, NYC &amp; Company.</p> Chicago Honors Locals Who Stand Up for Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/chicago-honors-locals-who-stand-meetings <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>In Chicagoland, over 200 people convened at the Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art to celebrate the first North American Meetings Industry Day on April 16 by honoring locals who work diligently for the meetings community. Here are the honorees.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/chicago-honors-locals-who-stand-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/chicago-honors-locals-who-stand-meetings#comments Trade Shows Thu, 16 Apr 2015 21:11:00 +0000 49341 at http://meetingsnet.com 2015 Top Emerging Incentive Destinations: An Insider’s Look http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/2015-top-emerging-incentive-destinations-insider-s-look <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Find out which emerging destinations respondents to the annual MeetingsNet/Incentive Research Foundation Incentive Travel Trends survey pegged as new sites they're looking to book for incentive groups. Some of the results may surprise you.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/2015-top-emerging-incentive-destinations-insider-s-look" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/2015-top-emerging-incentive-destinations-insider-s-look#comments Incentive Planning/Management Motivational Travel Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:54:00 +0000 49181 at http://meetingsnet.com Top 10 Things That Drive Meeting Planners Crazy http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/top-10-things-drive-meeting-planners-crazy <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The results of the Destination Marketing Association International’s empowerMINT team "March Madness" survey on what drives meeting planners mad are in. Here are the top 10 results. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/top-10-things-drive-meeting-planners-crazy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/top-10-things-drive-meeting-planners-crazy#comments Association Meetings Career Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:46:00 +0000 49161 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The Top 10 Things That Make Meeting Planners Mad</p> On the Scene: Popular on the Meetings Industry Circuit http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/scene-popular-meetings-industry-circuit <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Take a spin around the winter's meetings industry events.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/scene-popular-meetings-industry-circuit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/scene-popular-meetings-industry-circuit#comments Association Meetings Career Corporate Meetings Thu, 09 Apr 2015 18:19:00 +0000 49081 at http://meetingsnet.com 3 Keys to Success with a Global SMMP http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/3-keys-success-global-smmp <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div>Dan Tarpey, senior director, strategic solutions for Meetings & Incentives Worldwide, on three major considerations for a global <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/strategic-meetings-management" title="Strategic Meetings Management " target="_blank">strategic meetings management</a></span> program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/3-keys-success-global-smmp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/3-keys-success-global-smmp#comments Tips from Top Wed, 08 Apr 2015 16:10:00 +0000 49031 at http://meetingsnet.com Pharma Giants Gather at 11th Annual Pharma Forum http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/pharma-giants-gather-11th-annual-pharma-forum <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>More than 700 pharmaceutical meeting managers and suppliers convened at the Gaylord National in National Harbor, Md. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/pharma-giants-gather-11th-annual-pharma-forum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/pharma-giants-gather-11th-annual-pharma-forum#comments Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:08:00 +0000 48671 at http://meetingsnet.com Luminaries of the Meeting World Gather at Pharma Forum http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/luminaries-meeting-world-gather-pharma-forum <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>MeetingsNet and CBI held the 11<sup>th</sup> annual Pharma Forum at the Gaylord National in National Harbor, Md., March 22&ndash;25, welcoming over 700 attendees focused on planning and hosting meetings in the life sciences industry.</p> </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/luminaries-meeting-world-gather-pharma-forum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/luminaries-meeting-world-gather-pharma-forum#comments Pharma Meeting Planning Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:55:00 +0000 48631 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The Water Coolers did an incredibly funny take on Queen&rsquo;s &ldquo;We Are the Champions,&rdquo; satirizing meeting professionals&rsquo; lives.</p> 10 Top Meeting Trends for 2015 http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/10-top-meeting-trends-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>From outdoor adventures to increased Wi-Fi demand, here's what Benchmark Hospitality International is predicting we’ll see more of this year.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/10-top-meeting-trends-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/10-top-meeting-trends-2015#comments Association Meetings Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings Site News Fri, 20 Mar 2015 22:49:00 +0000 48441 at http://meetingsnet.com