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The view from the ballroom chair, Part 4: The social event
The view from the ballroom chair, Part 4: The social event

Replace the predictable conference cocktail party with dine-outs, a ticketed event, a tour or private dinner. Be creative! More

The many ‘R’s of being green (reduce, reuse, recycle …)

By 2025 there will be an estimated 9 billion people on the planet. All will be consumers of goods, energy, food and resources. More

Crafting a solid project plan is a critical first step

This attention to detail separates the most successful planners from the rest of the pack. More

Attention all exhibit managers, this one’s for you

When does it make sense to do catering in an exhibit? We have some food for thought. More

Mega-meeting trends in 2013

Within each of these trends are many related trends. What have you seen invade the meeting landscape, for better or for worse? More

The view from the ballroom chair, Part 3: The expo

Everyone knows the model is outdated but that fixing it is complicated.  More

IMEX in 2013: An eco-tale of two cities

Is it feasible to expect a U.S. show to meet the same sustainability level as Germany? A case study. More


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