With the acquisition of StarCite, ACTIVE Network Business Solutions Group claims to have become a one-stop technology shop for meeting organisers. Paul Colston meets JR Sherman, one of the entrepreneurial drivers of a strategy also moving to the top of mind in Europe.
The 2013 Asia Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME) took place in February as the centrepiece to Melbourne’s inaugural Business Events Week with a focus on technology and business travel. Zoe Vernor reports from down under.
Sarah O’Donnell visited the fifth edition of the Conventa meetings industry tradeshow, held annually in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Sarah O’Donnell heads to the baltics to see what Latvia’s capital has to offer meeting organisers and international delegates
Recognised as Asia’s top convention city in the 2011 International Congress and Convention Association city rankings, Singapore continues to be a roaring success in the MICE industry. Zoe Vernor reports.
From the first of a series of guides on global business compiled by Hilton London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, CMW looks at the section on doing business in North and South America.
With US$90bn worth of infrastructure projects underway in India Vikki Carley picks some of the country’s hotspots for your next meeting or event.
We look at how two second tier cities in Eastern Europe are geared up for international meetings and at Russia’s Sochi, getting its skates on for Winter 2014’s big event and Apres Ski event legacy.
This review of social media trends is an edited extract from the second phase of MPI’s three-part Future of Meetings research, undertaken by The International Centre for Research in Events, Tourism and Hospitality at Leeds Metropolitan University.