The National’s Experiential Learning Programs

The National Conference Center — one of the nation’s largest conference centers that focuses on learning and development — with one of its partners, The Browne Center, has developed a series...

Universal Orlando Resort Adds New Elements to Enrich Meeting Experiences

Planners aiming to up the ante for their next meeting should look no further than Universal Orlando ResortTM, which offers more than 295,000 square feet of indoor function space. The resort complex has announced a slate of new offerings for groups attending meetings and events at its five — soon to be six — hotels


8 Reasons to Work with CVBs in 2018

Convention and visitors bureaus provide tools and services to help meeting planners achieve successful and memorable meetings — from qualifying hotel options based on the meeting’s needs and coordinating site visits to providing local expertise. A CVB’s complimentary services save planners time and help them make the smartest decisions. Depending on the organization, sourcing a


Mindfulness in Meetings at Mohonk Mountain House

In the scenic Hudson Valley, 90 miles north of New York City, Mohonk Mountain House is a Victorian castle resort that offers a spectacular setting for meetings. Founded in 1869 and surrounded by 40,000 wooded acres, it allows guests to unplug while they talk, work, and enjoy great activities on a property with a history as unique


Washington, DC’s Industry Knowledge Hub is Thriving

It is an exciting time for Washington, DC as the city offers a value-added approach for meetings and conventions, especially for organizations within the technology, biotech/pharmaceutical, education and medical spaces. The nation’s capital is a leader in technology, social entrepreneurship and innovation, ranking highest in the U.S. for high-tech employment. It’s also the most educated


New Dining Destinations Unveiled at Fairmont Southampton in Bermuda

Bermuda’s largest resort, Fairmont Southampton, has just finished the refurbishment of several dining destinations on-property to enhance the culinary guest experience. This included the reconception of two restaurants – recently unveiled as Boundary Sports Bar and Grille, and Mediterra – and the renovation of Jasmine Cocktail Bar and Lounge, with an overall capital investment of


Race From the Ordinary in Cabarrus County, North Carolina

Cabarrus County is centrally located in North Carolina’s southern  just 30 minutes north of Charlotte Douglas International Airport and easily accessible off of Interstate 85. Known as “Where Racing Lives,” Cabarrus County is home to unmatched motorsports attractions. These venues are fit for a champion and include legendary 1.5-mile Charlotte Motor Speedway, The Dirt Track


Spotlight on Québec City

Founded 400 years ago, Québec City is the cradle of French civilization in North America and the only walled city north of Mexico. Old Québec was designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO With its European old-world charm and modern-day flair, Québec City features a wide variety of chain and boutique hotels that offer an


Grand Geneva Keeps it Fresh with Team Activities

Guests of Lake Geneva’s Grand Geneva Resort & Spa will find some of the richest and most enjoyable menu items in the Midwest. And that’s before they even set foot in a restaurant.  That’s because — in addition to a plethora of dining offerings — Grand Geneva also furnishes a menu that’s more about experiences


With Amazing Weather, Hotels and Dining, Miami is Made for Meeting Success

A vibrant and dynamic global hub, Miami offers a stunning array of creative venue options for even the largest meeting needs, including the new Miami Beach Convention Center coming in 2018.  Located in the heart of South Beach, the new Miami Beach Convention Center will be a bright, glass-encased facility as innovative and tech-rich as