Planning meetings outside your home country presents a whole set of different challenges than you’re used to. It’s wise to get an early start on learning basic guidelines.
Event strategists create experiences. To do so, we must understand attendees’ customs, habits and preferences.
The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) is in the first few months of a project designed to help association executives organize quality international meetings. Qualifying executives can register to access a password-protected portal on the ICCA website. There they’ll find data and resources without interruption from annoyances such as advertising. The portal lets association […]
Meeting planners considering an event, incentive program or convention outside the United States might be interested in a new guide from Associated Destinations Worldwide (ADW).
With 3,800 hosted-buyers and 3,500 exhibitors from 150 countries participating in IMEX 2010 in Frankfurt, the state of the international meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions (MICE) industry seems to be on the upswing. While industry professionals agree that relief from the economic downturn is eminent, they also concur that future challenges lie ahead. “Recovery is […]