3 Reasons to Bring Your Meeting or Conference to Northern California’s Mount Diablo Region

Northern California’s Mount Diablo Region is an emerging San Francisco East Bay area that offers thriving cities, scenic settings, and a convenient location for Bay Area activities. Here are three reasons that it’s the perfect place for your meeting or conference: The emergence of the 680 Corridor (or Mount Diablo Region). The East Bay/Mount Diablo Region is


people planning an event

Event Technology Drives Engagement

As events continue to grow in popularity, they’re earning a larger slice of marketing budgets. Forrester Research reports that roughly 25 percent of the average B2B marketing budget goes to events, underscoring their value and impact. As the modern marketing mix evolves to a blend of digital strategy, technology, and systems, many still view events as


Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside

A Hotel Combining Lifestyle and Design — Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside

Boasting an ideal location in the heart of the city of Putrajaya — Intelligent Garden City and within minutes of Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, Putrajaya International Convention Centre and the city’s numerous main attractions, Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside makes for a splendid MICE hotel. The hotel has a total of 7,000 square


Bali

Bali: The Land of MICE Opportunities

Bali is amongst a handful of destinations in the world which are a perfect blend of scenic landscapes, unique cultural experiences, comfortable climate conditions and world-class MICE facilities. While this island destination is exceptionally popular amongst travelers around the world, Bali also offers myriad opportunities for MICE planners and wonderfully combines business with pleasure. Excellent


A New Convention Center Is Just the Beginning for Oklahoma City

It’s hardly exaggerating to say that Oklahoma City will soon be a brand-new city from a meetings perspective. Construction will begin next spring on a completely new convention center, set to open in 2020. The center will have 200,000 square feet of exhibit space, a 35,000-square-foot ballroom, and 50,000 square feet of additional space. Adjacent to


Satisfy Your Craving for High App Adoption

Satisfy Your Craving For High App Adoption

Building your mobile event app may seem like a big effort, but it’s actually pretty easy. We know as an event professional you’re super busy, and you want all your work to be worthwhile. For that reason, the fear of a poorly adopted mobile event app may outweigh the need for an app altogether. That




Venue Sourcing

Taking the Mystery Out of Venue Sourcing

How do you typically find a venue? Like a lot of planners, you may start with a Google search. From there, you create a spreadsheet, start to identify criteria, send a few emails, call a few locations, and come up with a solid list of potential venue options. But how long did that take you?