Americas

Atlanta opens new hotel close to venue

The AC Hotel Atlanta Airport Gateway is a new hotel which will open on 17 January in Atlanta, USA.

Elon Musk’s The Boring Company is boring holes in Vegas

Elon Musk’s The Boring Company has neared the halfway point of its tunnelling project as the Las Vegas Convention Centre.

Blackstone to acquire MGM Grand and Mandalay Bay for $2.5bn

MGM Resorts International is selling the MGM Grand and Mandalay Bay resorts and casinos on the Vegas strip, for about $2.5bn.

CAESARS FORUM launches new US roadshow

CAESARS FORUM, the new in-construction Las Vegas venue by Caesars Entertainment, is launching a new roadshow campaign across the US.

Calgary: Canada’s transport of delight!

CMW runs the rule over Calgary’s transportation and logistics vertical   In November 2019, Canadian hosted the Canadian Urban Transit Association (CUTA) Annual Conference and Transit Show. It was a shining example of Alberta’s stampede city’s strong transportation and logistics vertical that is attracting increasing attention of event organisers keen to tap into the strong knowledge base. CUT...

etc.venues to invest £20m in new event spaces

etc.venues, the conference, training and event venue specialists, has announced it will be investing a further £20m in new spaces globally in the coming year.

Meetingselect and Certain partner at CES

Meetingselect, a Netherlands-based global meeting management platform, has announced a partnership with Certain, an enterprise event automation platform.

Oscar Cerezales wins Chairman’s Award at Convening Leaders

Gregory A. O’Dell, chair of PCMA’s Board of Directors, announced Oscar Cerezales of MCI as the recipient of the 2019 Chairman’s Award.

PCMA signs MoU with BESarawak at Convening Leaders in San Francisco

Global platform for business events professionals, PCMA, and Business Events Sarawak (BESarawak), by Sarawak Convention Bureau, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).

Pacific World releases China report for international organisers

Pacific World has released a new report, highlighting recent growth, trends and development in China.

Meetings Mean Business Canada elects new board for 2020

Industry advocacy group Meetings Mean Business Canada (MMBC) has announced the results of elections to its leadership positions for 2020.

PCMA announces strategic alliances with CEMA and Abu Dhabi

PCMA has announced a new partnership with the Corporate Event Marketing Association (CEMA) and the Abu Dhabi Convention & Exhibition Bureau (ADCEB).