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Survey: Business Travel to Europe Remains 'Largely Unaffected' by Paris Attacks

Business travel to and within Europe remains resilient three months after the Paris terror attacks.

Reed Stays the Course With Events in Latin America

The show organizer hasn't rescheduled any meetings due to the Zika virus; ICANN has.

Airbnb's Effect on Manhattan Hotels Is Minor

STR analyzed two years of Airbnb data and found little effect thus far on Manhattan's hotel market.

President Asks Congress for $1.8 Billion to Fight Zika; $250 Million Earmarked for Puerto Rico

Proactive measures, not panic, are called for to control the virus, now in 26 countries and territories.

IACC Launches Research Project for Meeting Room of the Future

Three surveys will collect input from planners, suppliers and venues.

MPI Winter Meetings Outlook Reveals Industry's Safety Concerns

New research finds many planners and suppliers adjusting security measures.

Innovative Design and Presentation Concepts Mark MPI's European Conference

The event, which wraps up today, welcomed more than 400 people to Copenhagen.
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Grand Openings February 2016

The 400-room Hilton West Palm Beach has opened with more than 24,000 square feet of event space.
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New convention center projects are making waves in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.
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The Ocean Center is located in the heart of Daytona Beach and only 400 feet from the Atlantic Ocean.  It's the perfect venue for meetings and conventions, exhibitions, entertainment events and sporting and competitive arts competitions.


February 2016: The Most Misunderstood Clauses

February 24 - 2pm ETThe Most Misunderstood Clauses They are part of every meetings contract, but how well do you know your attrition, cancellation...