Is Your Job Title Wrong?

by Cheryl-Anne Sturken | June 01, 2017
Many event professionals feel that the term "meeting planner" is too simplistic -- but what should take its place?

Special Themes for Special Events

by Sarah J.F. Braley | June 01, 2017
Our latest crop of ingenious ideas includes pizza-making for young executives, a mustache-growing contest and more.

High-Design Hotels

by Cheryl-Anne Sturken | June 01, 2017
These brands are pushing the boundaries of style, as shown by these six extraordinary properties.

Video: Are You a Planner or a Strategist?

by Loren G. Edelstein | June 01, 2017
M&C asked attendees at Northstar's Independent Meeting Professionals Conference in Colorado Springs, Colo.

Hospitality in the Trump Era

by Michael J. Shapiro | May 01, 2017
M&C recently convened a roundtable of hotel executives to discuss the trends and factors that will shape their business in the coming year and beyond.

Global Planner 2017

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | May 01, 2017
This special research report takes a comprehensive look at meetings, conventions, trade shows, incentive programs and other events held outside the United States.

7 Cities to Watch

by Chris Duthie | May 01, 2017
A profile of some dynamic second-tier cities that are working hard to win meetings planners' hearts.

Best Places to Work in the Meetings Industry

by Sarah J.F. Braley, Lisa A. Grimaldi and Allen J. Sheinman | April 01, 2017
Our sixth annual survey includes a global hotel chain, a giant incentive house, a mid-size event management firm and more.

Making Med Pharma Friendlier for Attendees

by Michael J. Shapiro | April 01, 2017
Here are steps planners can take to make attendance at these heavily regulated events more fruitful.

The Day the Power Went Out

by Allen J. Sheinman | April 01, 2017
How one hotel rose to the occasion in an emergency and kept guests happy and a busy on-site expo up and running.

Confronting the Rise of Nationalism

by Barbara Peterson | March 01, 2017
In this special report, M&C examines the unique challenges faced by the meetings industry in the wake of the Trump administration’s attempts to ban visitors from some Muslim-majority countries and build a wall on the border with Mexico.

Best Bets in Gaming Destinations

by Michael J. Shapiro, Lisa A. Grimaldi and Sarah J.F. Braley | March 01, 2017
Our annual survey finds the casino-hotel industry focused on stepping up its offerings with new and newly renovated accommodations, attractions, and meeting and event venues.


Site selection Wisconsin Milwaukee CVB DMO

by Allen J. Sheinman | April 01, 2017
The new convention sales manager for Visit Milwaukee says the city's vibrant waterfront is its best-kept secret.


Are You a Planner, Strategist or Other?

Respondents to M&C’s latest poll weigh in on their job title and what they would prefer to be called.

Readers Weigh In: Does 'Meeting Planner' Suffice?

This M&C Research Extra pulls some additional findings from our June survey on job titles.

30 Seconds to Smart: Important Criteria for International Site Selection (Video)

We asked planners what's important when selecting an international meeting destination.

30 Seconds to Smart: How CVBs, DMOs Are Serving International Planners (Video)

We asked planners about services national tourist boards provided for their last international meeting.