With so many conferences in competition, event organizers need to become more savvy about the value they offer.
The No. 1 thing that has to change is … us. Here are 12 action items that you can start (or stop) doing today that will make a huge difference.
At a recent global owners meeting in Orlando, Hilton Worldwide distributed iPads to 1,700 attendees staying at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek and Waldorf Astoria Orlando hotels. Preloaded with a “virtual concierge” app, the iPads allowed attendees to schedule wake-up calls, request housekeeping, arrange transportation, make dinner reservations and even request drinks be brought to […]
Thank you so much for all your recommendations of innovative meeting planners, events, services, tourism agencies and venues! We were overwhelmed by the response. Now we need your help deciding which meeting planner should appear on the cover of our 2011 Plan Your Meetings annual. Planner #1: Event: A client/employee appreciation event that also was […]