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VIDEO: Trump Hotel Collection COO on Luxury and Expansion from IMEX America

The brand expects to reach 30 properties by 2020.

VIDEO: Maritz Discusses Global Meetings Network Launch at IMEX America

The program will create local partners around the world to extend Maritz's reach abroad.

Cvent Releases Top 100 Most Popular Meeting Resorts in North America and the Caribbean

Las Vegas properties take the first nine spots, based on booking activity and other factors.

MPI's European Conference to Offer Hosted-Buyer Program

Next year's European Meeting and Event Conference will be held Feb. 1-3 in Kraków, Poland.

New York, Houston, D.C. Lead U.S. Hotel Construction

The top three markets represent 20 percent of the pipeline.

Ebola Not Yet Affecting Business Travel, Per GBTA Poll

Nearly 80 percent of travel managers said international travel hasn't slowed significantly.

Green Venue Report Shows Solid Efforts by Centers, Little Interest From Planners

Inaugural study evaluated 16 convention centers in North America.
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Budapest, Hungary

Overlooking the Danube River, the 310-room Aquincum Hotel in this storied Central European capital city offers lots of planner-friendly features.
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Grand Openings October 2014

Allen J. Sheinman New in Midtown.  The 210-room Park Hyatt New York  has opened on West 57th Street in Manhattan, taking over the first 25 floors of the gargantuan new 90-story One57 skyscraper. Steps from Carnegie Hall and Central Park, the hotel features an American grill, the Spa Nalai, a

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Seoul Plans Big for Meetings

The city welcomed 125 international association meetings in 2013.


November 2014 Webcast: Resolving Problems out of Court

November 12  | 2:00PM As careful as we are in contract language, disputes between planners and suppliers do occur. Learn smart strategies for...

December 2014 Webcast: New Ideas for Trade Show Sponsorship

December 10 | 2:00PM EST New Ideas for Trade Show Sponsorshi Signs, banners and bags provide some visibility, but consider new, high-impact ideas...