Riskline launches Female Traveller Safety Reports

Riskline has launched a new series of Female Traveller Safety Reports, which provide detailed, country-specific information for female business travellers.

German Convention Bureau launches ‘Future Meeting Space’

The German Convention Bureau has launched the third phase of its Future Meetings Space research project, which will explore the value of meetings and events in a changing business environment.

Global hotel rates predicted to rise in Hotel Monitor 2020 report

American Express Global Business Travel (Amex GBT) has published its Hotel Monitor 2020 report, predicting ‘modest’ rises in hotel prices next year.

CWT celebrates rating its Responsible Business Report and CSR work

Travel management platform CWT has published its June 2019 Annual Responsible Business Report. The company has also reached its third consecutive annual EcoVadis Gold rating and the UN Global Compact Advanced Level rating for its annual Responsible Business Report. A self congratulatory corporate press release trumpeted a successful year for CWT’s CSR policies. “I continue to be amazed at the way ...

Sustainability a top priority in ‘Meeting Room of the Future’ report

Ethical operations, experiences, food waste and cyber security were among key topics in the report.

Eventprofs unaware of hacking threat

Event professionals are largely unaware of how unsecure their data potentially is, according to the CEO of event technology supplier Eventscase.

JMIC delivers new report, new members and new programmes

The Joint Meetings Industry Council (JMIC) marked its first 2019 Council meeting in Frankfurt recently with the tabling of a long-awaited report, new programme offerings, the announcement of a 2019 Unity Award winner and another increase in membership. The JMIC Case Study programme launched three years ago in partnership with three member organisations – AIPC, ICCA and PCMA – delivered its final r...

The top 100 meeting and event venues in the United States

Aventri has released “The Top 100 Meeting and Event Venues in the United States,” a free guide that highlights the event tech company’s top venue picks

Business travel on the rise in the UK despite Brexit

Advantage Travel Partnership, the UK’s largest independent travel agent and travel management company (TMC) consortium, has revealed the findings of its 2018 Hotels Market Report. The report shows that the UK regional capitals are performing strongly, with overall room nights booked growing by 8% across the top 250 UK cities. London continues to be business travellers’ favourite capital for work t...

New BVEP report into Britain’s events sector – call for contributions

The publishers of a planned new report into the size and value of Britain’s events sector are calling for contributions from industry representatives. The Business Visits and Events Partnership’s “Insights into Britain’s Events Sector” will explain and promote the size and value of Britain’s events industry, its characteristics, trends, opportunities and key issues. The report will be used to prof...

Going Beyond Tourism 2020 in Australia

Consultations are now open on Australia’s next long-term national tourism strategy, with industry stakeholders being encouraged by the Minister of Trade, Tourism and Investment to have their say on a draft report developed by the Beyond Tourism 2020 Steering Committee. The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) says it has ensured business events are front and centre in the draft repo...

Are you making the most of social media?

A new report by Aventri and Little Bird Told Media is aiming to provide insight into how the events industry makes use of social media. Among the key findings was the fact that 96% of survey respondents said they used social media for marketing, but only 38% said they used it for crisis management. 87% used it for customer engagement, 77% for news, 65% for live streaming/video, and 42% for gamific...

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