CEO Fred Dixon NYC

NYC & Company expands Delegate Discount scheme

AMERICAS – New York City’s official marketing, tourism and partnership organisation, NYC & Company, has expanded its Delegate Discount Pass programme for 2015, offering savings at 110 New York City attractions, restaurants and shops. The pass is available to all meeting and convention attendees, exhibitors, meeting planners and event staff, and is valid throughout New…

Summertime city

Vegas kicks off summer of sport

AMERICAS – The Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority (LVCVA) will host the annual Visit USA Association summer Ball on 2 July at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel in London. Top event industry professional will attend the invite-only champagne reception and three course dinner. The Nevada hot-spot is hosting a raft of sports events this…

UBM 4G World

UBM hangs up on 4G World

AMERICAS – Global events organiser UBM has cancelled its annual US telecoms and wireless trade show and conference, 4G World, citing “evolving market conditions”. The news comes as the organiser’s London office announced it would cancel its May Design Series, which catered to architecture and design professionals, to focus on niche events. A UBM spokesperson…

Quebec City Convention Centre

Québec centre breaks financial records

AMERICAS – Managers at a major venue have hailed its latest results. The Québec City Convention Centre hosted 64 events and 17 international conferences and generated C$106.8m (US$86.92) in economic benefits. The 2014–2015 financial year set a number of new records, coming in just behind 2008, the year of Québec City’s 400th anniversary. Québec City…

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