M&C Resources

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Understanding Audiovisual Basics

by Gerry Small | December 01,2012
Key points to consider when dealing with audiovisual and other event technology

Planner Basics

Moving Beyond Signatures

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | October 01,2015
What you need to know about electronic "click-through" agreements.

Fall Events: Celebrating the Season

by Carolyn Vinup | October 01,2015
Play up autumn's allure, from venue to menu, décor and more.

Making It Easier on Attendees

by Garrett Huddy | September 01,2015
Ways to streamline the experience before, during and after an event

Celebrating the ADA's 25th Anniversary

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | September 01,2015
Planners should make sure the hotels they use are in compliance.

5 New Ideas for Brilliant Breaks

by Louise M. Felsher, CMP, CMM | September 01,2015
Fun themes will keep attendees networking as they nosh.

Understanding Uber: Pros and Cons

by Carol Margolis | August 01,2015
What you and your travelers should know about the ride-sharing service.

A Primer on Photo Ownership

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | August 01,2015
What you should know about photographers' rights and using images from the Internet.
White Papers

The Mobilized Travel Consumer

With mobile device ownership on the rise, the way consumers use devices is drastically changing. Expedia's newest white paper, The Mobilized Travel Consumer,...

Apple Watch: The Event Planner's Guide

Attendees yearn for more personalized experiences at meetings and events, and the Apple Watch is one of the few devices able to satisfy their craving.
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Discover Florida Health

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Wichita’s Innovative History Benefits Your Meetings and Events

Wichita’s high energy and accessibility make it a natural choice for events. Join us for this four-part series on Wichita and learn new ways to energize your...
M&C Events

October 2015: Worst-Case Scenarios and How to Handle Them

October 21, 2015 ǀ 2:00PM EST Worst-Case Scenarios and How to Handle Them An attendee death…A natural disaster…A gunman on-site…These are scenarios no one...

November 2015: Putting the Wow Factor in F&B Events

November 18 ǀ 2:00 pm ET Putting the Wow Factor in F&B EventsCatering pros share their most creative food and beverage ideas for receptions, breaks and...

December 2015: Are You Taking Full Measure of Your Event?

December 9 ǀ 2:00 pm ET Are You Taking Full Measure of Your Event?Measuring return on investment of a meeting is just one way to determine its success. Today,...

September 2015 - Refining Your Negotiating Skills

September 16, 2015 ǀ 2:00PM EST Refining Your Negotiating SkillsMany meeting professionals are uncomfortable handling common scenarios that arise when...

August 2015: Understanding Your WIFI Needs - and Costs

August 12, 2015 | 2:00PM EST  Understanding Your WIFI Needs - and CostsHow can you determine how much bandwidth your meeting needs, and what should that cost...

Interact LIVE Webcast: Shift Your Brilliance: How to Lead, Engage and Grow in the Next Decade

August 31, 2015 I 8:45am CT Shift Your Brilliance: How to Lead, Engage and Grow in the Next Decade Simon T. Bailey, Bestselling author of Shift Your...

Event Apps

Event App by CrowdCompass

by | February 18,2014
Meetings and Conventions is partnering with CrowdCompass by Cvent to offer mobile apps for our meetings and events. Learn how CrowdCompass can help you build event apps that your attendees will want to use.

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Carlson Rezidor Signs First Four ‘Radisson Red' Properties in the Americas

Two hotels will be in Colombia, one in Brazil and the fourth in Minneapolis.

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Nearly half of U.S. travelers use such properties for international trips, per GBTA survey.

ADMEI Survey Shows DMCs' Business Improving

Eighty percent of respondents expect 2016 business to be as good or better than 2015.