Wed.Sep 21, 2022

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Meetings, Events Return with New Safety Protocols, Operation Standards 

Smart Meetings

The meetings and events industry is returning with a lot of confidence, and face-to-face gatherings are trending upward with the potential to surpass pre-pandemic numbers. For example, this past spring, Georgia International Convention Center (GICC) hosted Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated’s 69th South Atlantic Regional Conference, a gathering of 8,000 members from Georgia, Florida and South Carolina. .

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Build Stronger Connections in Indianapolis

Convene by PCMA

Indy’s connected convention campus will grow with the addition of the 800-room Signia Hilton Hotel opening in 2025. Connection is what meetings are all about. It sparks new ideas, new partnerships, new ways forward. As planners, it’s at the heart of what we do. So how do you encourage something that is sometimes fleeting and often intangible? You set the scene for it.

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Infographic: The State of In-person Events


After a successful — albeit begrudging — era in which virtual events reigned supreme , event professionals are increasingly planning and executing in-person events once again. Case in point? A Bizzabo survey conducted in June and July 2022 revealed that 83% of event organizers plan to host at least three in-person events in 2022, with 24% planning to host at least 10.

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A Fresh Take on Events: New and Upcoming Properties in Greater Lansing

Convene by PCMA

Graduate East Lansing’s décor reflects Spartan spirit and an Up North feel. Photo Credit: D. Mitchell, Graduate East Lansing. Creating new and engaging experiences for your team is key when it comes to event planning. Perhaps your team’s last conference in Greater Lansing was perfect, and you want to return. But how do you keep things fresh? Here are four Greater Lansing properties, new or just around the corner, sure to excite teams with their eyes on the future: Available Now.

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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

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‘Sustainability MICE Series’ from Hilton

Travel Daily Media

The post ‘Sustainability MICE Series’ from Hilton appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. From left: Freda Liu (Business Broadcast Presenter), Thila Chandran (Marketing Manager for Secai Marche), Logeetha Balakrishnan (BoomGrow’s New Ventures Manager), Marc Jolly (Vice President of Business Development (APME) at Next Gen Foods), Linda Giebing (Hilton’s Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Champion for Southeast Asia).

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How To Create an Attractive Event Agenda for Your Attendees


Creating an event agenda can be a daunting task, especially for first-timers that don’t know where to start. However, having a well-written event agenda is one of the key factors in ensuring an event’s success. It will especially help in event logistics to keep your resource usage on track. On the other hand, it can also help event planners in ensuring optimal attendee experience.

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United and Emirates Announce Codesharing Deal

Business Traveler USA

New routes include Emirates flights to three US destinations and United service from Newark to Dubai. United Airlines and Gulf carrier Emirates have unveiled a commercial agreement that will expand each carrier’s network with codeshare opportunities to hundreds of destinations in the US and globally. Starting in November, Emirates is scheduled to offer service into Chicago, San Francisco and Houston with access to nearly 200 US cities in the United network, most of which require only a one-stop

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25 Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser Ideas


October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and although there is never a bad time to fundraise for Breast Cancer Care, it’s the perfect time to make an impact with your event. Whether you’re a creator looking for breast cancer awareness events for a social group or are even pivoting to online events, this article will […].

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A new brand identity for AIM Group International

Travel Daily News

A new logo, website, and corporate identity, are a milestone in the regeneration and development of the Group, which specialises in events, communication and consultancy.

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ARC and ForwardKeys partner for new destination marketing tool

Travel Daily News

With Destination Gateway, users can gain valuable insights into travel to their destination and similar destinations to better inform decisions and marketing strategies.

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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.