Meeting and Event Budgeting Made Easier

After the actual event, the budget is one of the most highly scrutinized aspects of any planning process. Not everyone understands what a successful event looks like or how...

The Modern Honolulu: Inspired Waikiki Meetings and Events

Face-to-Face Never Looked So Good The Modern Honolulu hotel is the ideal location for your next meeting — each element is original, authentic, or custom-designed to enhance your individual experience. Did we mention our unbeatable location and stunning views of both the ocean and the city skyline? Attendees will enjoy all that and more, including gourmet


6 Meeting Rooms and a Grand Ballroom That Can Accommodate up to 1,600 in Macau

Situated within Galaxy Macau — one of the world’s most spectacular entertainment and leisure destinations — JW Marriott Hotel Macau is redefining the standard of meetings in Asia. Its dazzling array of state-of-the-art meeting facilities allows you to unleash endless possibilities at your next event, be it an imaginative team-building adventure or a stylish high-profile launch.


Executive Retreats in an Ideal Setting

Surrounded by 40,000 acres of pristine forest, Mohonk Mountain House offers an ideal environment for reflection, analysis, and decision-making. Located only 90 miles north of New York City, the Victorian castle resort began hosting meetings in 1883; now, this National Historic Landmark blends modern amenities with old-world charm. Mountain Rest: A Secluded Hideaway at the


Power of Personalization

Power of Personalization

There’s no denying that today, it’s all about the individual. We want everything to be made for us or with us in mind. From the rise in popularity of monogrammed necklaces to custom drink orders, we want things to be done the way we like them. Technology has made personalization easier. Starbucks can send individualized


Conference Software

How to Make Conferences Less Stressful

Conferences are wonderful events meant to educate and inspire attendees, but they’re also stressful. Regardless of the how well planned the conference is, there are a million factors that can lead to stressed-out attendees. They’ve done the hard part, registering and getting to the event, make their onsite experience a smooth one. I’ve outlined a


Cvent | Chatbots

How Chatbots Improve Meetings and Events

While we see big brands using chatbots to engage users online, we are now seeing chatbots as a way to engage them more offline. Chatbots are now being used as a tool for events in helping capture audiences and attendees. We are seeing a trend of events moving away from apps as it’s becoming more


9 Reasons Why Meeting Planners Love Jacksonville

Don’t just book a conference room for your next meeting, seminar, or corporate retreat — book a destination that you and your team will never forget. Jacksonville, Florida, is a sun-drenched paradise that makes work feel like a vacation, with unbeatable weather, hip and unique attractions, and the most affordable accommodations you’re likely to find. The agenda


Flanders Surprises: A Room with a Zoo Open for Business in Antwerp, Belgium

Flanders Meeting & Convention Center Antwerp (FMCCA) has announced that it’s officially open for business with A Room with a Zoo. Located within one of the world’s best-preserved and award-winning 19th-century zoos, the center provides the meetings industry sector with a new venue for the 21st century. The state-of-the-art hall has been quoted a 10+


Phone at Concert

Technology Has Changed The Way We Experience Life

In older movies, the plot often builds to a moment where the male lead is running to his female costar to reveal a big piece of news (sometimes known as the “RomCom Run”). The result is a dramatic grand gesture that leads to the woman swooning and an incredibly tightlipped kiss. Nowadays, the scene is