It is no secret that while the meeting and event industry is a female-dominated profession, senior positions still tend to go to males. Keynote speakers, judges and panelists also tend to be male…white male. While the issue of male/female diversity has been explored from time to time, we tiptoe around the issue of racial diversity […]
With its eyes and ears on the global meetings marketplace from vantage points in Europe and the United States, the IMEX Group this week offered seven predictions for industry trends in 2014. The conclusions were drawn from the 2013 events in Frankfurt, Germany, and Las Vegas, as well as from speaker and expert anecdotes. Content gets […]
With societal shifts, and the impact of new technology, the meetings industry is a whole new world. Our tips.