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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

5 Meetings Rules to Break in 2016

by Louise M. Felsher, CMP, CMM | January 01,2016
For the new year, why not ditch the same old meeting methods?

Choosing the Right Entertainment

by Louise M. Felsher, CMP, CMM | December 01,2015
How budget, culture and C-suite preferences come into play.

Exclusive Vendor Contracts

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | December 01,2015
Ways planners can work with them -- or around them.

Understanding Your Wireless Needs

by Pat Swan | December 01,2015
How to ensure you have enough bandwidth for your meeting.

Maximizing Mobile Social Sharing

by Corbin Ball, CMP | November 01,2015
Ways to make it easier for attendees to build buzz about your event.

Fall Events: Celebrating the Season

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

Moving Beyond Signatures

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

January 2016: Engaging Multiple Generations at Events

January 13 - 2pm ETEngaging Multiple Generations at Events Creating events that appeal to up to four generations — baby boomers, Generation X, Millennials and...

February 2016: The Most Misunderstood Clauses

February 24 - 2pm ETThe Most Misunderstood Clauses They are part of every meetings contract, but how well do you know your attrition, cancellation and force...

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...

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...

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...

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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