Tue.Oct 12, 2021

Book a Spy at Your Next Event—Yes, You Read Right

Smart Meetings

Spies have come in from the cold and into the ballroom. The first talent agency to offer real spies is now a reality.

How to Get Attendees Onsite, On Time

MeetingPlay

They say, "if you build it, they will come." You’ve planned it, organized the details, and envisioned your event from start to finish. So, will they come? Absolutely! With our pro tips, you can be confident attendees will show up onsite and on time to every event you’ve worked hard to build.

Zurich unveils new convention facilities in Switzerland's ?"Smart Meeting City"

Travel Daily News

The Circle Convention Center, a new destination at the state-of-the-art Zurich Airport, is now open. The brand-new convention center is just a stone’s throw from the airport terminal buildings and offers event space covering more than 54,000 square feet

MeetGreenChat – Risks Rewards Resilience with Sponsors

Meet Green

We continued our theme of “Risks, Rewards, and Resilience” at our latest #MeetGreenChat. We focused on sponsors and the discussions were lively and interesting! Here’s a recap of our discussions: What role do your sponsors play at your events?

Evolution of the DMC:Renewing Business Relationships with Deeper Trust, Transparency & Understanding

The evolution of the DMC industry requires that it embark upon a renewed relationship with clients that is built upon transparency, trust, and understanding.

Air France Targets 90 percent of US Capacity by March

Business Traveler USA

Air France says that it expects to be operating 90 per cent of capacity to and from the US (compared to 2019 levels) by March next year. The forecast follows the recent announcement of the planned easing of restrictions on incoming travel to the US.

Dr. Fauci Doesn’t See Vaccine Mandates for Domestic Flights ‘In the Near Future’

Travel Pulse

Domestic airline passengers must still wear masks. Impacting Travel

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Webinar: How Flanders Hosted Their First US-Sourced Conference Since the Start of the Pandemic

Convene by PCMA

During this webinar viewers will get to know Flanders and her majestic arts cities in a fun and interactive way.

Brain-breaks: Become A Better Daydreamer

Gavel International

Reading Time: 6 minutes Have you ever had difficulty concentrating and staying focused on a task? The good news is that a brain break might not be as detrimental to your work as you think – it might even help you solve a problem. (1). People dislike spending time with their thoughts.

Influencing the Influencers: 4 Best Practices for Marketing to Site Selectors

DCI

Site selection consultants influence an estimated 40%-60% of location decisions nationwide involving 100 or more jobs. How are you staying in front of them? We often hear questions from communities about how to best engage with consultants and stand out from the competition.

Why Event Visioning Is So Important, & How to Do It

ITA Group

Why Event Visioning Is So Important, & How to Do It. As the events industry makes a comeback, attendees are expecting more from their live event experiences. The big question on every event professional’s mind: how should events look going forward?

COVID-19 Travel Consumer Sentiment Study

TravelBoom and sister agency, The Brandon Agency, release new consumer sentiment study on travel amidst the COVID-19 second wave

Accor Rolls Out Direct Tool for Booking Meetings

MeetingsNet

The 5,100-property hospitality company joins IHG, Omni, and Hilton in using the GroupSync Engage platform on its brands’ websites, allowing planners to view and book event space and guest rooms on the spot.

Ultra-luxury Conferences and Incentive trips at Sea

AIME

Silversea Cruises has set the standard in corporate and incentive travel. Whether you desire suites for an exclusive incentive or are hosting a full-ship charter for a special event, Silversea’s ultra-luxury cruises can accommodate with extraordinary flair and value.

Southwest Signals Industry Turmoil as Airlines Try to Set a Steady Course

Business Traveler USA

As Southwest Airlines grapples with a massive cancellation roster blamed on weather, walkouts and slow-goes due to staff shortages, it is no surprise that customer satisfaction at airports is getting a thumbs down – at least according to a recent J.D. Power survey. The J.D.

INDUSTRY VOICES: ROBIN MACK

AIME

Robin Mack is the new Executive General Manager of Commercial & Business Events Australia at Tourism Australia. He sat down with AIME’s very own Silke Calder to discuss how we get our industry back to business events.

What to look for in a hotel media feed for travel channels

Leonardo

Whether you’re a travel start-up new to the hospitality field navigating this complex industry, or a mature company with an established market, you must be careful about where and how you’re sourcing content.

Meet the AIME team: Katrina Dawson

AIME

Team AIME are a bunch of all-stars! Today we are thrilled to introduce you to Katrina Dawson, get to know her in our latest ‘Team Behind the Screens’ series below. Why do you love events? I love the chaos and … The post Meet the AIME team: Katrina Dawson appeared first on AIME.