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

Updating Important Clauses

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | May 01,2016
Essential details about force majeure and liability clauses from M&C's new Planners' Guide to Smart Hotel Contracts

Contracts and the Zika Virus

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | April 01,2016
What you need to know about contracts and the Zika virus.

Preparing for Zika and Other Threats

by Chris Pardee | March 01,2016
Ways to prepare for the Zika virus and other health threats at gatherings.

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?

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.

Choosing the Right Entertainment

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

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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Latest News

LondonHouse Chicago Hotel Opens as Part of Hilton's Curio Collection

LondonHouse Chicago has 452 guest rooms, 25,000 square feet of meeting space and Chicago's only tri-level rooftop.

Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina Unveiled Today in Hawaii

The 371-room luxury property has a ballroom, five function rooms and several outdoor spaces for events.

Embassy Suites Makes Wisconsin Debut in Milwaukee Suburb

The former Brookfield Suites Hotel and Convention Center in Brookfield, Wisc., underwent a $10 million renovation.

Embassy Suites Hilton Milwaukee Brookfield Debuts

The Embassy Suites by Hilton Milwaukee Brookfield has 203 guest suites and more than 6,000 square feet of meeting space.