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ASAE Announces Keynote, Additional Speakers for Annual Meeting

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This week, ASAE built buzz for its upcoming annual meeting and exposition by announcing the event’s keynote and game-changing speakers. The 2017 ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition will come to Toronto August 12–15. Nearly 5,000 association professionals and industry partners are expected to attend. Attendees will be treated to a closing keynote by Jeff Henderson,…

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Category Archives: Events

2017 MIC Conference & Trade Show

Rocky Mountain Highs at MIC Conference & Trade Show

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Expects lots of new twists at the 2017 MIC Conference & Trade Show next week. The biggest change attendees will notice at the 17th annual event is the new two-day format. The Meetings Industry Council (MIC) of Colorado cites increased demand for the extended format, which will focus on industry education and networking. “I am so excited that our…

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Knowing How to Connect is Essential

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It helps to build relationships that drive revenue and results Colette Carlson, CSP, and Bob Eubanks will be speaking at Smart Meeting Northwest at Grand Hyatt Seattle on March 22. Carlson’s topic is “Many Communicate, Few Connect.” Eubanks goes “Backstage with the Beatles.” The most successful individuals in the meetings, hospitality and travel industry share…

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Smart Woman Summit 2017

Meet Our Top Smart Women at Smart Woman Summit 2017

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  Last week, Smart Meetings announced the winners of the second annual Smart Women in Meetings Awards. This week, we’re announcing the marquee event that honors these exceptional women: Smart Woman Summit. The summit is a very special opportunity for women in the meeting-planning industry to unite for an empowering event. The summit will be…

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Planners Reveal Best Practices for Designing a Conference

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Organizers of ON24 Webinar World, a user conference for webinar marketing, share their experiences Planning a conference is a complex process that doesn’t come with a handy user manual. You won’t find How to Plan Conferences for Dummies in any bookstore. So what’s a planner to do when faced with the daunting task of planning…

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Super Bowl LI Offers Insights on Winning Events

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This year’s Super Bowl was one of the most thrilling events in recent years—both on and off the field. On the field, there’s no doubt that the New England Patriots’ comeback will go down in history. Off the field, a fabulous glitter- and drone-powered halftime show and controversial commercials had social media buzzing. Take a…

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10 Food Festivals Bringing Flavor to 2017

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Food festivals deliver celebrity chefs, cooking demonstrations, and virtually unlimited food and beverage options to hordes of hungry attendees in cities across the United States. But don’t think they’re all the same. Regional cuisines, signature experiences and distinctive host cities are a few of the factors that make each festival a world unto itself. Use…

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Catering to Changing Demographics

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Four tips for working in an increasingly diverse environment Our changing demographics provide some startling findings that have significant implications for business. One in three people living in the United States is not white. One in six people is Hispanic, and among children, that ratio shifts to one in four. African Americans are moving to…

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