We asked Tahira Endean, head of events with SITE Global, to share the decision-making process behind last month’s SITE NITE all NITE and the lessons learned.
While plans begin in earnest on the physical structure that will comprise IMEX America in Las Vegas in November, Carina Bauer, CEO of IMEX Group, today launched IMEX BuzzHub, a series of industry conversations starting with the power of community.
After more than a year of being told that being around other people could literally kill you, feeling comfortable in a ballroom of strangers will not be as easy as flipping a switch. Read on for tips on curing Covid brain and calming yourself, your team and your attendees’ meeting jitters.
Wolfgang Puck, the legend behind hospitality (and America's) culinary trends and successes, shares his celebrity chef experience with Smart Meetings.
Hand-picked treats and gifts for your attendees—and you. This month, we’re featuring Smart Style products that help keep you safe, healthy and ready for returning to the office, from desk light therapy to colorful laptop keys.
In California’s Napa Valley, more wineries are offering chef-driven, small-plate creations for perfect pairings, private tastings and dining experiences. Here are outstanding examples.
So, how are you feeling about virtual event networking? Not so good, according to event software company Bizzabo. A survey of 700 attendees and data from 967 events over a 12-month period found that the fun factor of online events is definitely waning.
While the world was sheltering, San Diego was busy adding new venues and updating historic favorites. “The Finest City” is famous for its moderate weather and abundance of attractions. Check it out.
Smart Stars voting season is officially open. Review the 2021 ballot of distinguished hospitality brands or write in your favorite. Nominate by May 1st to be entered to win a stay at a Smart Stars-winning property!