Contracts/Communication http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6636/more en International Congress in Turkey Canceled Due to Travel Advisories http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/international-congress-turkey-canceled-due-travel-advisories <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Warnings about travel to Turkey caused Montreal-based International Design Alliance to cancel its 2013 congress, which was scheduled to take place November 16–17 in Istanbul. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/international-congress-turkey-canceled-due-travel-advisories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/international-congress-turkey-canceled-due-travel-advisories#comments Association Meetings Resources Contracts/Communication Risk Management Mon, 19 Aug 2013 11:56:00 +0000 35631 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Istanbul.</p> Keys to Global Meetings Success: Local Knowledge and Communication http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/keys-global-meetings-success-local-knowledge-and-communication <div class="field-deck"> Lessons learned from global event planning veterans. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When you’re working in different time zones, different languages, different business hours, and, often, with different perceptions of what deadlines mean, communication emerges as the biggest hurdle to overcome with international meetings. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/keys-global-meetings-success-local-knowledge-and-communication" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/keys-global-meetings-success-local-knowledge-and-communication#comments Contracts/Communication Housing/Attrition Global Meetings Resources Global Events Sun, 05 Aug 2012 17:26:00 +0000 25311 at http://meetingsnet.com Global Meeting Preparedness: How to Keep Tabs on Strikes in Europe http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/global-meeting-preparedness-how-keep-tabs-strikes-europe <div class="field-byline"> Alison Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you’ve spent any time in Italy, you know that transportation strikes are not uncommon. They’re so much a part of the culture, in fact, that an official Web site (in Italian) tracks and announces them well in advance. Working with a local destination ...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/global-meeting-preparedness-how-keep-tabs-strikes-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/global-meeting-preparedness-how-keep-tabs-strikes-europe#comments Contracts/Communication Global Site Research Wed, 06 Jun 2012 20:47:00 +0000 24399 at http://meetingsnet.com 10 Basics for Smart International Business Behavior http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/10-basics-smart-international-business-behavior <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Be a welcome and successful business partner wherever your meetings take you</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/10-basics-smart-international-business-behavior" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/10-basics-smart-international-business-behavior#comments Business Travel Tips Contracts/Communication Sat, 05 May 2012 20:57:00 +0000 6050 at http://meetingsnet.com Going Global: FAQs for Meeting Management http://meetingsnet.com/budgetcurrencyvat/going-global-faqs-meeting-management <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our panel of experts fields questions on currency, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating_contracts/mistakes-made-new-meeting-planners" title="3 Common Mistakes Made by New Meeting Planners" target="_blank">contracts</a></span>, site inspections, and more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/budgetcurrencyvat/going-global-faqs-meeting-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/budgetcurrencyvat/going-global-faqs-meeting-management#comments Budget/Currency/VAT Contracts/Communication Global Site Research Sat, 14 Apr 2012 19:02:00 +0000 16010 at http://meetingsnet.com How to Negotiate International Air Travel http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/how-negotiate-international-air-travel <div class="field-byline"> Alison Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With capacity still restrained, fuel prices variable, and demand up, the cost of air travel today is among the biggest challenges for planners holding international meetings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/how-negotiate-international-air-travel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/how-negotiate-international-air-travel#comments Contracts/Communication Negotiating/Contracts Fri, 08 Jul 2011 18:30:00 +0000 6258 at http://meetingsnet.com Introduction to International Meeting Contracts http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/introduction-international-meeting-contracts <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Two meeting industry biggies release helpful international <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating_contracts/mistakes-made-new-meeting-planners" title="3 Common Mistakes Made by New Meeting Planners" target="_blank">contracts</a></span> document.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/introduction-international-meeting-contracts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/introduction-international-meeting-contracts#comments Contracts/Communication Tue, 15 Feb 2011 00:26:00 +0000 6092 at http://meetingsnet.com Mind the Cultural Differences When Meeting in Europe http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/mind-cultural-differences-when-meeting-europe <div class="field-deck"> A Q&A with Miguel Neves, CDMP, SYNAXIS Meetings & Events, London </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Successful meetings in European cities require managing participant expectations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/mind-cultural-differences-when-meeting-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/mind-cultural-differences-when-meeting-europe#comments Contracts/Communication Thu, 24 Jun 2010 01:32:00 +0000 13141 at http://meetingsnet.com Legal Basics for International Religious Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/legal-basics-international-religious-meetings <div class="field-byline"> James M. Goldberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When it comes to meetings with multinational attendees whether held in the United States or elsewhere logistics are everything. Foreign currencies, visas,</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/legal-basics-international-religious-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/legal-basics-international-religious-meetings#comments Contracts/Communication Religious/SMERF attendees foreign Goldberg However legal may meeting meetingsnet.com/ar meetingsnet.com/international/international_meetings meetingsnet.com/religiousconferencemanager/ar meetingsnet.com/religiousconferencemanager/mag not planners States U.S United visa Sun, 01 Feb 2009 17:00:00 +0000 16521 at http://meetingsnet.com International Negotiating and Contracting Tips http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating/tips/meetings_negotiating_contracting_tips <div class="field-byline"> Irene Korn and Joshua L. Grimes, Esq. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Experts suggest that planners be ever-mindful of legal issues when meeting outside of the U.S. Sourcing, booking, and contracting for space in other countries,</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating/tips/meetings_negotiating_contracting_tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating/tips/meetings_negotiating_contracting_tips#comments Contracts/Communication Negotiating/Contracts Shipping/Logistics contract Europe Latin America meetings meetingsnet.com/international/legal meetingsnet.com/international/logistics meetingsnet.com/negotiating/tips Negotiating and Contracting Tips for outside the US space Wassenaar Zusi Fri, 01 Jun 2007 16:00:00 +0000 2782 at http://meetingsnet.com