Category Archives: Events

Put A Cherry (Blossom) On Top This Spring

From Washington, D.C., to Las Vegas to San Francisco and around the globe to Tokyo, cherry blossom festivals delight tourists and locals annually. If you have a meeting scheduled in one of these cities, budget time for an afternoon stroll amid these flowering beauties.

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5 Ways Neuroscience Drives Engagement at Events

Managing an event may not require rocket science, but successfully engaging with attendees does require manipulating the properties of neuroscience, the study of the nervous system, particularly the brain.

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SXSW: The Event that Keeps Growing

SXSW Conference and Festivals is an event-planning wonder, considering its success and steady growth since 1987, when only 700 people registered. Now, almost a half-million people participate, and they are scattered throughout Austin, Texas, for 10 days in March.

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Bring a Touch of Chinese New Year to Your Next Event

Chinese New Year falls on Feb. 15 this year, marking the beginning of the year of the Dog. Around the world, people are celebrating the holiday to bring wealth, prosperity and luck for the year. In addition to celebrating, this is a perfect time to steal a few ideas for a fun event.

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Engineering a Lounge that Fosters Global Unity

Pyrotek, an aluminum engineering company, needed a sales conference that would bring employees together for a face-to-face meeting to empower employees scattered all over the world to work as teams on global sales accounts — all while uniting them under one brand. Here’s how they did it.

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