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Experts Talk Crisis Communication at Secure Tourism Summit

by Cheryl-Anne Sturken | May 26, 2017
Solid planning and a network of local partnerships lauded as essential to coping in an emergency.

Volcano Bay Debuts at Universal Orlando Resort

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | May 26, 2017
The water park opening also marks the launch of Universal's TapuTapu wearable device.

IRF Releases Report on Neuroscience of Behavioral Economics

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | May 26, 2017
The study reveals how the application of the science applies to employee motivation and rewards.

Trump Travel Ban Blocked; Fight Headed for Supreme Court

by JESSICA GRESKO, Associated Press | May 26, 2017
The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals find the revised ban likely violates the Constitution.

Dream Hotel Group to Open Nine New Hotels by 2020

May 25, 2017
The company will soon unveil its latest brand, Unscripted Hotels.

BTN's Strategic Meetings Summit Tackles T&E Spending

by Loren G. Edelstein | May 25, 2017
Meetings technology for small meetings also was on the agenda.

ASAE's New XDP Event Ends With a Promise of More

by Sarah J.F. Braley | May 25, 2017
The innovative conference welcomed more than 1,800 people to the Gaylord National Resort in Maryland.

Now Open: Cambria Chicago Loop–Theatre District

by Michael J. Shapiro | May 24, 2017

The new hotel marks the debut of the upscale Cambria brand.

Technology Elevates New Theme Park Experiences in Orlando

by Terrance Harris, Associated Press | May 24, 2017

State-of-the-art immersive rides set a new standard in thrills.

 

Trump's Budget Proposal Would Scrap Brand USA

by Michael J. Shapiro | May 23, 2017
The organization markets the U.S. as a destination for inbound international travel.

IMEX Group CEO Carina Bauer Explains 'Purposeful Meetings'

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | May 23, 2017
The industry leader reveals why IMEX is focusing on this timely talking point throughout 2017.

Incentive Industry Mourns Passing of Jane Schuldt, Founder of World Marketing Group and Industry Leader

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | May 23, 2017
The destination marketing executive was a former president and long-time supporter of SITE.

People

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.

Research

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.

30 Seconds to Smart: Planners' Concerns for International Events (Video)

We asked planners about worries that affect their plans for international events.

30 Seconds to Smart: How Much Is Being Spent on International Events? (Video)

We asked planners how much was spent on their last international meeting.

30 Seconds to Smart: Where Are International Groups Heading? (Video)

We asked planners where they're taking groups this year and next.