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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

California Takes on Liquor Liability

by Jonathan T. Howe Esq. | April 01,2014
Are hosts responsible for injuries caused by intoxicated guests?

Choosing the Right Webcast Vendor

by Shaun McIver | April 01,2014
Important questions to ask, beyond basic features

Making the Most of Meetings Data

by Anthony Miller | April 01,2014
How to analyze and act upon key statistics from your events

Planning an Accessible Meeting

by Cornell University Student Disability Services | March 01,2014
How to remove common barriers to people with disabilities.

Getting More Bang for Your A/V Buck

by Donald Guzauckas Jr. | March 01,2014
Smart strategies for collaborating with audiovisual suppliers

How Private Are Hotel Records?

by Jonathan T. Howe Esq. | March 01,2014
Court says information belongs to the property, not the person

Old Rules to Break Now

by Louise M. Felsher, CMP, CMM | March 01,2014
Sometimes it's better to toss out traditional planning wisdom.
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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...
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Booking Multiple Meetings: Building a Reputation for Preparation

By working with a Starwood Convention Services Consultant (CSC), who acts as a planner's personal point of contact across their multiple meeting...
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Untangled Web: Using Tech To Work For You

For planners who create multiple meetings per year, tapping into the advantages of a multiple-event booking website to complete their tasks provides planners...

Event Marketing to Millennials: Are You Ready?

This white paper from FreemanXP explores how a generational shift changes expectations surrounding meetings and events.
M&C Events

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

Destination Arizona

October 20-22, 2014 | Tucson, AZ

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

Global Interact

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

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...
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IAEE to Hold First-Ever Exhibitions Day in D.C.

Set for mid-June, the program aims to educate legislators about the meetings industry.

Northstar Travel Media Acquires Mountain Travel Symposium

The annual conference connects travel professionals from key destinations around the world.