Ovation Global DMC has announced the winners of the Ovation wOw Awards 2019.

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Resplendent Ceylon to launch new philanthropic programme in Sri Lanka for luxury travellers to give back to the destination and local communities.

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CIM: Mr. Jebsen, can we prevent the end of the world?
Boris Jebsen: In the case of man-made disasters such as climate change, it all depends on...

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IBTM World has announced the introduction of its Elite Corporate Programme, which takes place on 20 November, the second day of IBTM World, in...

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Here’s What Golf Clubs Are Doing To Promote The Sport During These Trips. By Jordan Fuller.

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By Devin Ferreira, HMI Performance Incentive

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The GDPR turns one and the Data Protection Congress celebrates 20 years. – This means lots of new challenges for managing events, both in Europe and...

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Integration helps event planners save time, increase revenue and improve the attendee experience.

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The PCMA nominating committee met August 29, 2019 in Chicago to determine the final slate of 2020 board officers and directors for open positions.

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  • Industry

    Five questions for Boris Jebsen

    CIM: Mr. Jebsen, can we prevent the end of the world?
    Boris Jebsen: In the case of man-made disasters such as climate change, it all depends on whether common sense will prevail. Hence, an external apocalyptic event might even be the “better” option. Today, we could already deflect some asteroids with our current technology, think ‘impulse...

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  • Management

    Data protection and event management

    The GDPR turns one and the Data Protection Congress celebrates 20 years. – This means lots of new challenges for managing events, both in Europe and worldwide.

    Do you speak GDPR? It is like a foreign language you need to learn from scratch. What’s more, it’s difficult to get your tongue around. And how do you start with a new language? First of all by learning the vocabulary. So, how does it go? General Data Protection Regulation? GDPR? The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) establishes EU-wide...

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  • Destination

    Swishing through Switzerland

    Starting in Zurich in June, #Meetingtrophy takes us to Interlaken and finally Thun via Brunnen, Andermatt, the Grimsel and Furka Passes. Getting there is the event for 120 guests.

    #MeetinSwitzerland. A vet stands with five farmers on a site where each farmer has five stables with five cows, each of which has five calves. How many legs is that in total? If you then add up the four digits of the result, which number do you get to open the combination lock?” While chatting, the travellers can feast their eyes on many lakes,...

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  • Destination

    Welcoming the world

    Meetings amid Alpine scenery, congresses in vibrant cities and sustainability a priority: Austria is a versatile meetings destination with a clear vision.

    On the fast track. “Our many national and international guests appreciate us not only for our hospitality, but above all for the excellent quality of our services and innovative strength of our businesses,” says Petra Stolba, Managing Director of the Austrian National Tourist Board, about the pulling power of the Alpine republic. The latest Meeting...

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  • Destination

    A thumbs-up for Japan

    Kansai, the heartland of Japanese meetings culture, offers both tradition and innovation and hosts major international conventions. The World Expo is coming in 2025.

    Inspiration. The Japan National Tourism Organisation (JNTO) has been presenting the Japan Best Incentive Travel Awards since 2016. And with good reason. Japan casts quite a spell. Even the most indulged, widely travelled delegates are often amazed at the Far Eastern flair and perfection of Japanese events. The award ceremony is taking place in...

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  • Product

    New openings galore

    Holiday clubs and theme parks are locations with a wow factor and extraordinary tie-in activities. However, their offerings for events could be better known.

    Dolce Vita is the promise of Aldiana‘s newly opened Club Calabria with Premium All Inclusive, just one and a half hours from Lamezia Terme Airport. Stephanie Kubik, Aldiana‘s Head of MICE, highlights the team building and exclusive rental options in April and late October. The 324-room property is closed from November to March. From summer 2020, it...

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Event management company Safe Events has secured the exclusive Irish rights to deploy Crest Planning’s event safety app, Halo, at its client’s events....

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IBTM has revealed first details of its 2019 Association Programme, which takes place on the afternoon of 19 November – the first day of IBTM World, in...

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The ninth edition of IMEX America comes to a close in Las Vegas after a week that left no one in doubt about the strength, vitality and appetite for...

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There are now five international and European events already confirmed in the 2020 calendar of Italian Exhibition Group's venue in Rimini, to be held...

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IBTM has revealed first details of its 2019 Association Programme, which takes place on the afternoon of 19 November – the first day of IBTM World, in...

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BMA House’s focus on sustainability has led to several major event wins as well as shortlistings in the London Venue Awards sustainability category...

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World of Assocations NewsUIAnews

CWT M&E, the global meetings and events division of CWT, today announced the appointment of Cristina Scott as Vice President of Global Operations. She...

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Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre is working alongside New Zealand’s leading tourism and development agencies to put Christchurch on the world...

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The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre’s (the Centre) growing traction with the North American meetings market continues to blossom after hosting a recent...

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Malaysia continues to prosper ahead as one Asia’s most competitive destinations to host renowned global business events.

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2Heads, a leading independent exhibition design agency, has announced a record period of growth, reporting an 118 percent increase in global turnover...

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Destinations International has announced the release of the 2019 DestinationNEXT Futures Study. The study is available for complimentary download here...

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