Destinations

Destination of the Month

Cleveland

There is nearly $3 billion in visitor-related infrastructure development happening in Cleveland right now. Part of this unprecedented growth includes the new Cleveland Convention Center, multiple hotel projects, and the addition of a Hilton Cleveland/Downtown convention center hotel.

Destination Guides

Colorado

by Sarah J.F. Braley | July 01,2014
A landmark bank building is transformed into the Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center.

Midwest

by Agatha Gilmore | July 01,2014
Here are the latest meetings-related developments in Cincinnati; Cleveland; Indianapolis; Kansas City, Mo.; Milwaukee; and Wichita, Kan.

San Jose

by Michael C. Lowe | July 01,2014
The city's convention center upgrades its tech offerings in a big way.

New Orleans

by Michael C. Lowe | July 01,2014
The first Aloft Hotel is coming to the Big Easy in 2015.
International Focus

More Groups Choose Lisbon

Old World beauty and a vibrant hotel scene help to make Lisbon, Portugal, a top global draw for meetings.

New Hotels, More in Montreal

Lisa A. Grimaldi The city of Montreal,  in Canada's Quebec province, offers groups a delightful blend of Old European charm...

More Appeal in Monaco

The principality continues to enrich its reputation as a center of glamor, gastronomy, sustainability and culture.

New Hotels, More in Singapore

News about new hotels and attractions in Singapore, including the upcoming debut of the Sofitel So Singapore
On Location

Stuttgart, Germany

The Mercedes-Benz Museum and the Ludwigsburg Royal Palace are just two reasons to meet in this storied German city.

Myrtle Beach

This storied South Carolina getaway offers great seafood, fun nightlife, welcoming hotels and incredible botanical gardens.

Quebec City 2014

North America's oldest city offers a newly revamped and expanded convention center.

Tucson, Ariz.

The Omni Tucson National Resort is a great home base from which to visit the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum.
Grand Openings

Grand Openings May 2014

May 15 marks the debut of the 244-room Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage in California. Features include a spa with 15 treatment rooms and 31,000 square feet of...

Grand Openings April 2014

The former Colorado National Bank has been transformed into the new 221-room Renaissance Denver Downtown.

Grand Openings March 2014

The Crowne Plaza JFK Airport New York City has opened with 330 guest rooms and an on-site Crowne Meetings Director to help planners make the most of 10...

Grand Openings Feb. 2014

With more than 1,500 square feet of meeting space, the 215-room Kinzie Hotel is set to open this month in Chicago's River North neighborhood.
North America

Colorado

A landmark bank building is transformed into the Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center.

Midwest

Here are the latest meetings-related developments in Cincinnati; Cleveland; Indianapolis; Kansas City, Mo.; Milwaukee; and Wichita, Kan.

San Jose

The city's convention center upgrades its tech offerings in a big way.

New Orleans

The first Aloft Hotel is coming to the Big Easy in 2015.
Europe

Barcelona

The incredible architecture of Antoni Gaudi is just one of the myriad pleasures of this storied Spanish city.

Three Great International Destinations

Here are the top three cities -- Vienna, Paris and Barcelona -- for global association meetings as tallied by the International Congress and Convention...

Amsterdam

Budapest

The Hungarian capital city offers meeting planners lots of Old World charm in its hotels, restaurants and attractions.
Asia-Pacific

Hawaii Destination Guide

In Oahu, the 1,230-room Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa has unveiled its new high-tech Kou Ballroom.

Singapore Destination Guide

The 367-room Parkroyal on Pickering opened earlier t his year with 7,500 square feet of function space and an exotic Balinese vibe.

Malaysia

The Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur opened in August 2012. All 412 guest rooms offer panoramic views of the city, while six meeting and event spaces can host up to...

Beijing

Caribbean & Bahamas

Caribbean Destination Guide

The Caribbean's first Hyatt House is under construction in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Bermuda

The 410-room Fairmont Hamilton Princess has been purchased by Bermuda developer Peter Green and his two sons.

Caribbean-Bahamas

In Puerto Rico, the 371-room JW Marriott Hotel & Resort at Coco Beach is set to debut in 2013 with 21,000 square feet of meeting space.

Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

Coming in 2012: the 300-room Marriott Courtyard Convention District in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Central & South America

Colorado

A landmark bank building is transformed into the Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center.

Midwest

Here are the latest meetings-related developments in Cincinnati; Cleveland; Indianapolis; Kansas City, Mo.; Milwaukee; and Wichita, Kan.

San Jose

The city's convention center upgrades its tech offerings in a big way.

New Orleans

The first Aloft Hotel is coming to the Big Easy in 2015.

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Webcasts

August 2014 Webcast: Measuring and Improving Attendee Engagement

 August 13 | 2:00 pm EST Description: New technologies are providing key insights into attendee behavior at trade shows. Learn to employ the latest...

September 2014 Webcast: CSR on a Budget

September 17 | 2:00 pm EST Description: Corporate social responsibility is a growing trend in the meetings world. Experts share ideas for charitable...

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