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How centres can help support event delivery in a crisis

Today, all eyes are focused on the trajectory of events and impacts associated with the COVID-19 outbreak and the devastating effects it has had on...

Are you 100 percent digital?

Can you still remember or imagine a world not being digital? I know it’s a matter of age, but I can remember the introduction of...

Are trade shows and conferences becoming a waste of time?

Are trade shows and conferences becoming a waste of time? There are over 1.8 million conferences, incentive events and other meetings in the US alone,...

Addressing the growing generation of millennial business travellers

By 2020, millennials will make up more than half of the global workforce and account for the largest segment of business travellers. Millennial travellers are...

The C&I alternative to Q&A

We all know Q&A: that moment at the end of a session where the audience gets a few minutes to ask a few questions. Frequently,...

What about your loyal delegates?

Do you have an annually recurring conference? Then you know you will meet those people who have always attended your conference each and every time....

Interaction: there is still hope…

Meeting Design is the hype of the day, but the demand for interaction is as old as the road to Rome. After thirty years of...

Let’s talk Green

Can you still remember when the Al Gore’s movie an Inconvenient Truth was released? It has had great impact on the growing awareness for the...

The human factor

Organising meetings, conferences, fairs, sessions or any other kind of meeting is always a combination of the available resources and the human factor. Not just...