Day: August 2, 2018

Edmonton: Building a more sustainable future across Canada

Barb Stuhl-Smith (pictured), the business development account manager at Edmonton Tourism, explores how Edmonton is building a more sustainable future by fostering alternative energy innovation across Canada. With over 2,300 hours of sun per year, solar energy as a renewable resource is swiftly becoming more common in the capital of Alberta – Edmonton aka Canada’s sunniest city. Emerging at an unp...

Sarawak is ‘Redefining Global Tribes’ Down Under

Sarawak, Malaysia, went ‘Down Under’ to gather over 500 senior managers at the recently held Associations Forum National Conference 2018 (AFNC 2018) at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre in Queensland, Australia. Led by the Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB), representatives of Sarawak bore the award-winning Redefining Global Tribes anthem to foster global community ties for ...

New planning tool helps MICE managers to explore Hong Kong

Convention bureau Meetings & Exhibitions Hong Kong (MEHK) has announced the launch of the electronic Travel Trade Manual, designed to be a comprehensive tool for MICE planners to use to expand their knowledge about Hong Kong and utilise when planning meetings or events within the city. Covering 152 pages, the manual presents easy-to-digest information about Hong Kong’s calendar of events, as w...

Nurses regional forum ICN 2018 to go to Abu Dhabi in September

Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) will host the International Council of Nurses’ (ICN) first Regional Conference at its Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre from 25-27 September 2018. The conference will be co-hosted with the Emirates Nursing Association (ENA) and in collaboration with the SEHA International Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health conference. This regional gathering of n...