Cape Cod – A Short Trip to Faraway

The fifteen towns of Cape Cod and the Islands of Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard, are world-class, year-round destinations. Surrounded by 559.6 miles of coastline, Cape Cod has options to...

Cleveland’s New Convention Center Campus

A Connected Campus Located in the heart of downtown Cleveland, the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland and Global Center for Health Innovation connects meeting planners to 390,000 total square feet of prime space. Connected to the 600-room Hilton Cleveland Downtown and within walking distance of nearly 4,000 hotel rooms, Cleveland’s one-million-square-foot convention center campus is a convenient location to


Meetings in Grand Southern Style at The Peabody Memphis

80,000 square feet of meeting space, 464 rooms, and 5 marching mallard ducks …. what makes the “South’s Grand Hotel” in the “Blues City” the perfect destination for your meeting. The Peabody Memphis opened in 1869 as a symbol of the South’s rebirth. Named for philanthropist George Peabody, it quickly became the business and social


A Planner’s Paradise – Meet on South Padre Island, TX

Keith Franklin is on the Island gathering information to take back to Dallas where he works as a social worker.  His job – investigating abuse, neglect and exploitation of adults who are elderly or have disabilities. Franklin, along with more than 500 investigators, gathered for the Adult Protective Services 33rd annual conference to attend more


Flamingos. Waterfalls. Mobsters. Have more than a meeting. Have an Experience.

Breaking away from the usual meeting Flamingos. Waterfalls. Mobsters. We’re guessing that they’re not the usual cast of characters you find in your business meetings. However, Las Vegas is not a city known for the ordinary. Although this is a business destination with a serious reputation among meeting planners, it also delivers when a meeting


Meetings at Paradisus Resorts

Meeting, incentive group and conference requisites evolve constantly, but some needs remain consistent year over year: a unique venue, stellar service and coordination (pre, during and post) and finally, skillfully developed programing designed to peek attendee’s imagination resulting in lasting memories. Elegantly designed with attention to every detail, Paradisus Resorts is a leader in the


This Holiday Season, Use Cvent to Help Tackle Your To-Do List

Ah yes, the holidays.  A favorite time of year for many, and yet a time when everyone’s schedule becomes increasingly jam-packed. Our agendas are overflowing with more things to do than one person could possibly handle.  Holiday shopping, decorating, and travel are just a few of the things that get added on to the usual


Content is King: How an Event Destination can Leverage Your Event Programme

As Bill Gates already stated in 1996, “Content is king” and now more than ever inspiring content is crucial to capture the interest of your audience. New technologies in event organisation and the drive of the audience to actively participate in the event demand efficient two-way communication with your delegates. This is essential to make


Hotel Checklist

Top 7 LinkedIn Groups All Event Professionals Should Join

Today, there’s a whole world of event resources available online. You can find information on everything from how to negotiate venue rates to ideas for event swag to give away. But one place you might not think about looking for the latest and greatest industry news and tips is LinkedIn, the go-to social network for


HONG KONG becoming Asia’s World-Class Medical Conventions Hub

Hong Kong 2016 Overview In 2016, global economy has remained challenging, and there are forecasts of uncertainty ahead, but Hong Kong has seen a steady growth in overnight MICE arrivals, which were up 4% year-on-year in the first three quarters in 2016, long haul markets like the U.S has done exceptionally well with a double