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

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.

Brush Up Your Marketing Tactics

by Louise M. Felsher, CMP, CMM | May 01,2015
Simple strategies for promoting and growing your event.

Inspecting Venues From Afar

by Janet Pickover, CMP Emeritus | May 01,2015
How to conduct a virtual site inspection

Amping Up Attendee Engagement

by Debi Scholar, CMP, CMM | April 01,2015
Ways to increase attendee engagement.

Lessons Learned From Current Events

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | April 01,2015
When hotel contracts need to reflect the state of current events.

Elevating Your Professional Persona

by Louise M. Felsher, CMP, CMM | March 01,2015
Smart advice for improving your workplace image.

Budget Busters: How to Avoid Them

by Louise M. Felsher, CMP, CMM | February 01,2015
Avoiding budget snafus.
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DoubleDutch Releases Free Guide to Measuring Event Success

The 32-page handbook is accompanied by a customizable spreadsheet for cost calculations.

The Viral Impact of Events: Best Practices to Amplify Event Content

The Viral Impact of Events: Best Practices to Amplify Event Content

7 Predictions for the Mobile Event App Industry in 2015

Mobile apps will play an increasingly critical role in the meeting and event world and among day-to-day strategic business operations, according to a white...
M&C Events

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...

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...

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...

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...

April 2015 Webcast: A Deep Dive Into Attrition and Cancellation

April 15, 2015 | 2:00PM EST  A Deep Dive Into Attrition and CancellationM&C's legal expert discusses the intricacies of attrition and cancellation...

March 2015 Webcast: What's New, What's Next in Meetings Technology

March 11 | 2:00PM EST What's New, What's Next in Meeting TechnologyFrom geofencing to shared-economy apps and more, industry leaders will discuss the newest...

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.
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Starwood Hotel Signings Up, Led by North American Select-Service Properties

The hotel company is seeing its most robust development since 2008.

Trendy Hotel Announced for Denver

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The event, which concluded last week, included new exhibitors, buyers and initiatives.

DoubleTree by Hilton Largo–Washington D.C. Debuts in Maryland

The 184-room property offers 2,500 square feet of meeting space.