Stand up and be counted

Getting ISO certification to recognise the sustainable credentials of your business isn’t as expensive – or as complicated – as you might think. Stuart Wood reports

Innovation in Adelaide

South Australia’s capital, Adelaide, is evolving fast as a medical conference capital. A new Innovation Corridor stretching through the heart of the CBD has attracted the attention of associations and conference organisers.

Prague – a quiet revolution

Thirty years on from the Velvet Revolution, Simon George visits Prague to find a quiet MICE revolution a work in progress.

Where business meets history

At the confluence point of three continents, three religions and a mezze of international culture, the Israeli city of Tel Aviv is full of surprises for MICE visitors. Stuart Wood reports

Reporting from the Green Zone at COP25

William Thomson, MD Gallus Events, reports from The Green Zone exhibition area at the recent world Climate Change Conference COP25 in Madrid.

Convention king of Queensland

Bob O’Keefe AM, General Manager of Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre (BCEC), tells CMW about his illustrious career.

On this day: The Yalta Conference – 75 years on

Certain cities are forever associated with famous conferences, and stand testament to the power of meeting at the highest level.

Brexit D-Day: How will it affect the industry?

Brexit is creating business opportunities and issues as well as recruitment problems, according to one of the leading UK meetings industry association’s members.

Democratic hospitality

Vitali Vitaliev visits an old Scottish treasure and finds it offers a uniquely democratic kind of hospitality.

The world’s largest event venue

Shenzhen World in China is set to become the largest event venue in the world once completed. Paul Colston visited the venue and spoke to the masterminds who are helping make it a reality.

Sharing Singapore’s secrets of success

CMW meets Dr Edward Koh, Executive Director of Conventions, Meetings and Incentive Travel at Singapore Tourism Board.

Thailand: in the fast lane

Stuart Wood spends a week in Thailand, where the MICE industry is putting business into a higher gear.