Trends

2014 the Year to Beat in Las Vegas

Last year, Las Vegas exceeded more than 40 million visitors for the first time, and the odds are good that number will grow in 2015. So what is it about the “Entertainment Capital of the World” that draws the visitors? Gaming, of course, but don’t forget prime shopping, an exciting culinary scene and top-tier shows. […]

San Francisco Event Recap

Cuba a Hot Topic at Caribbean Travel Marketplace

Bottom Line: How To Stretch Your Meeting Dollar

New & Renovated: Power Brokers

Higher Education

Among the highlights listed by the Convention Industry Council (CIC) in its 2014 Year in Review was the historic offering of the Certified Meeting Planner-Healthcare Subspecialty. CMP-HC is the first certification of its kind and reflects the meeting industry’s response to the need for further education on a hot topic. The meetings industry kicked into […]