Let’s face it, office holiday parties tend to be lame. But companies haven’t given up on them. These ideas might help you tip yours into fun mode.
How do you get people to download your conference app before they get on-site? You can up your adds by following three simple guidelines.
The ASAE Foundation wants your ideas on how to promote the profession and skills of meeting planners. To encourage you, the foundation is accepting applications for its second annual Innovation Grants Program. The process is also open to travel agents. Four grants of up to $10,000 each will be awarded in three categories: travel, exploration […]
Amber Marie Beard became vice president of sustainability for Six Senses Hotels Resorts & Spas worldwide. Pierre Boisselier was named director of treasury, financing and credit management for Accor, which owns 3,500 hotels in 92 countries. The Belgium-based International Association of Convention Centres named AEG Odgen executive Geoff Donaghy its president at an annual meeting […]
The Green Meeting Industry Council is launching a Certificate in Sustainable Event Planning program designed to create a new class of sustainable-event practitioners. The students will be charged with creating, guiding and implementing the sustainability goals and performance outcomes for the 2014 Sustainable Meetings Conference in San Francisco in April next year. Adult learners who […]
Imagine flipping through a magazine, seeing an ad for a hotel and being able to download meeting room schematics, tour the facility and book rooms without having to visit a website or turn the page. Plan Your Meetings, a meetings media company, has made that and more possible with the industry’s first-ever augmented reality publication: […]