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

Securing an Event Site

by Paul Hughes | October 01,2014
How to coordinate security and establish a protocol

The Art of the Room Audit

by Heidi Vorhees | October 01,2014
How to get credit for your block, no matter the booking method

The Legalities of CSR

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq | October 01,2014
How to avoid the risks associated with charitable activities

How to Find and Keep On-Site Event Staff

by Louise M. Felsher, CMP, CMM | September 01,2014
Best practices for locating and retaining local help.

What Does Force Majeur Really Mean?

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | September 01,2014
Many planners are misinformed as to what this clause allows. Here's the scoop.

Organizing the On-Site Office

by Louise M. Felsher, CMP, CMM | August 01,2014
How to create a practical workplace at your meeting venue.

How to Plan a Multicultural Event

by Walter Stugger | August 01,2014
Creating programs that enable everyone to engage
White Papers

The Organizer's Role in Driving Exhibitor ROI

Exhibitor ROI can drive their satisfaction with your event, and higher satisfaction can improve your exhibitor retention rate. But how can you help boost your...

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...
M&C Events

Destination Hawaii

September 23-26, 2014 | Maui, HI

20th Annual Castaways Relationship Marketing Event

October 5-8, 2014 | Le Blanc Spa Resort

Destination Arizona

October 20-22, 2014 | Tucson, AZ

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 19-22, 2015 | Las Vegas, NV

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

New Hard Rock Coming to Dallas Area

The 300-room hotel will be built in Grand Prairie.

IMEX America Attendance, App Use, Up in 2014

Show attracted record numbers of hosted buyers and exhibitors.

SAP’s Bill McDermott Demonstrates How Meetings Drive Business Success

In a satellite interview during IMEX America, the dynamic CEO stressed the value of live events.

Hilton Launches New Lifestyle Brand

Canopy by Hilton will prize comfort over design.

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