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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

Handling Meeting Nightmares

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | July 01,2015
Ways a smart force majeure clause can help mitigate meeting nightmares.

Preparing for Terrorism and Unrest

by Michael Payne | July 01,2015
How to minimize disruptions to your conference or meeting.

Taking the Fright Out of Freight

by Brian Rutter | June 01,2015
How to avoid glitches in trade-show shipping.

Refining Your Walk Clause

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | June 01,2015
Here's how your contract should talk if your hotel "walks".

Going Green With Name Tag Holders

by Melissa Anunson | June 01,2015
Best practices for recycling name-tag holders.

The Right to Quiet Enjoyment

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | May 01,2015
Here are some key contract clauses that prevent disruptions at your meeting.

Inspecting Venues From Afar

by Janet Pickover, CMP Emeritus | May 01,2015
How to conduct a virtual site inspection
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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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It's Time to Explore Wichita for Your Next Event, Part 3

Wichita has transformed from an 1870's Cowtown to the Air Capital of the World, all along nurturing a creative energy that makes this destination a cultural...
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Discover Florida Health

Meetings meet Sunshine
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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

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...

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...

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

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

July 2015: Appealing to Millennial Meeting Goers

July 15, 2015 | 2:00PM EST  Appealing to Millennial Meeting GoersThe younger generation will soon make up the majority of our meeting attendees. What does that...

June 2015 Webcast: The 365-Day Conference

June 17, 2015 | 2:00PM EST   The 365-Day ConferenceThe annual conference takes place just once per year. Learn to leverage meeting content to expandthe...

May 2015 Webcast: Maximizing Attendees' Social Media Skills

May 13, 2015 | 2:00PM EST Maximizing Attendees' Social Media SkillsTurning attendees into brand ambassadors is one surefire way to build buzz before, during...

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.

Planner Opportunities

Global Interact

May 3- 6, 2014, Cartagena, Colombia Apply to attend Global Interact 2014. Complimentary to qualified planners.

Independent Planner Education Conference

April 13-16, 2014, San Antonio, TX, Are you an independent planner? Meet one on one with suppliers to discover what their destinations offer for your...
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