As planners, we know to expect the unexpected. But having the pope, the president of the United States and the United Nations’ full complement of distinguished delegates in town at the same time as a PYM LIVE Event was a first. We learned an important lesson about the value of pre-show communication.
PYM LIVE hits the Big Apple Aug. 7. See what your peers are digging and sharing and view a post-event recap here.
Greenbiz.com recently listed its Top 10 cities for sustainable events in 2014. This year’s list is the first to come out since the Convention Industry Council and the Green Meetings Industry Council released it acronym-heavy ASTM/APEX standards for sustainable meetings. ASTM/APEX is a set of nine formal, voluntary standards developed by the meetings, conventions, exhibitions […]
Did you miss our first-ever PYM LIVE NYC event? Here’s a recap of the event…
Call it “convention center wars” or the “my-building-is-bigger-than-yours” affair. New York and Chicago seem to be vying to house the largest meetings and event facility in the United States, a title now held by Chicago’s McCormick Place, with 2.6 million square feet. New York plans to build a 3.8 million square foot facility that would […]
Now that it’s legal for same-sex couples to get married in New York, several New York City-based hotels and event spaces have joined forces to offer “Pride in the City” destination wedding packages. For a full list of offers, check out the NYC I Do: Pride in the City page.