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

Adding Muscle to Your Negotiations

by Andy Smith | June 01,2014
How to use history and flexibility when working with hotels

The Case for Simplifying RFPs

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | June 01,2014
Streamlining a cumbersome process can ease negotiations

Security Concerns for Mobile Devices

by Michael Robinson | June 01,2014
Keep your event safe for smartphone-toting attendees

How to Secure Your Digital Life

by Christopher Budd | June 01,2014
Minimizing the pain of device or computer theft while traveling

Smart Tips for Site Inspections

by Louise M. Felsher, CMP, CMM | May 01,2014
What to look for when evaluating a hotel.

Should You Cancel or Fall Short?

by Jonathan T. Howe Esq. | May 01,2014
Weighing the cost of cancellation vs. attrition

How Green Is Your Hotel?

by Amy Spatrisano, CMP | May 01,2014
Key questions to ask when planning a sustainable meeting
White Papers

Duty of Care: Are You Covered?

Recent world events have corporations revisiting their risk management practices with respect to business travel and meetings. To understand your organization's...
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Customized Reward Events Create a Memorable Attendee Experience

Attendee engagement and planner event ROI are the two sides of the coin that must always be considered when creating a unique, customized reward event. Put a...
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The Benefits of Collaborating with a Local CVB/DMO

Working with ever-tightening deadlines and long wish lists, the challenge becomes magnified tenfold for event planners as they attempt to break out of the...
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Event Marketing Tips Every Planner Needs to Know

Live events don’t have to be budget drainers, they can actually be big money-makers for your organization. It makes sense for planners and marketers to join...
M&C Events

M&C Interact

November 9-12, 2014 | The Doubletree by Hilton Portland, Portland, OR

Meeting & Incentive Summit

March 16-19, 2014 | Beaver Creek Mountain, CO

Independent Planners Education Conference

April 13-16, 2014 | JW Marriott San Antonio

M&C Global Interact

May 3-6, 2014 | Cartagena, Colombia

Destination California

May 18-21, 2014 | Monterey, CA

M&C's Annual Invitational & Marketplace

August 24-27, 2014 | Dominican Republic

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

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...

Global Interact

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

Latest News

Hilton to Give Guests Unprecedented Check-In Access

Travelers will be able choose exact rooms and customize upgrades and amenities.

Uber for Business Now Available in 90 U.S. Cities and 42 Countries

The ride-share service offers centralized billing for businesses and business travelers.

CEIR Releases Report on Attracting and Retaining Young Professional Attendees

The study outlines marketing and programming techniques used by organizers.

Concur TripLink Adds Gamification Features and Airbnb Partnership

Companies can now encourage traveler-purchasing behavior that aligns with budget objectives.

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