Meeting planners in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia all agree on one thing: The number of meetings they’re planning will increase next year. According to the American Express Meetings & Events Global Meetings Forecast report, meetings in 2012 will be: Shorter with fewer attendees. According to hoteliers surveyed, the number of attendees and […]
It may not be a national observance, but, according to American Express Business Travel, August is officially Meetings Month. Throughout the month, the company is offering online programs designed to help meeting and event professionals plan strategically. Insights and advice on managing meetings, measuring return on investment and more will be available in discussion forums, community blogs, white papers and a “green meetings” group.