Industry

Pharma Forum 2018 – Infuse, Invoke, Ignite

The 14th annual Pharma Forum will take place March 25 through March 28 at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Philadelphia, PA. This year’s forum is centered around the theme: Infuse, Invoke, Ignite. Attendees can expect four days packed with networking opportunities, individual breakout sessions, and powerful keynote speakers. Anyone working in the pharma, biotech, or medical technology […]

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MPI and San Diego State University Develop Meeting & Event Management Graduate Program

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) and the L. Robert Payne School of Hospitality and Tourism Management at San Diego State University (SDSU) announced in December 2017 that they will collaborate to create the first graduate-level degree program offered in the United States focused on meeting and event management for mid and senior-level professionals. In addition, they plan to […]

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The Three Hottest Live Event Trends of 2017

Feeling retrospective, we’ve pulled together a list of our top 3 favorite live event trends for 2017. Each one is something that made events memorable, forward-thinking and/or interactive. As we race towards a New Year, we think that elements from each of these trends will carry into 2018…what do you think? 1. Pop-Up Shows Ever feel a chill down your spine when you hear something announced, […]

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3 Stellar Event Planning Facebook Groups to Join + Why

Looking for new ideas or have a 2018 goal to connect with other event planners? Simply log on to Facebook, the megalith of social media sites, type in “event planners” in the search bar, and click the spy glass to find a list of groups who share the same professional passion. At the top of the list, […]

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Innovative Entertainment Is Coming To The Special Event 2018, New Orleans

TSE, also known as The Special Event conference, will be held from January 30th to February 1st, 2018 – held this year at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Geared towards special event businesses and event professionals, TSE provides opportunity for people in all areas of the live events industry to come together, learn […]

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The 2018 Grammy Nominations Are Announced

On January 28, 2018 the 60th annual Grammy Awards will be handed out from Madison Square Garden. Artists the likes of Jay-Z, Kendrick Lemar and Bruno Mars lead the pack when it comes to sheer numbers of nominations this year. A Grammy Award (originally called Gramophone Award), is an award presented by The Recording Academy […]

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New York City Welcomes the National Retail Federation Expo

From January 14-16th, 2018, New York City will host one of the most important events for retailers. The National Retail Federation Expo (NRF Expo) brings together all parties involved in retail for an incredible time of learning, networking, and innovation. From Amazon.com Inc. to Bed Bath & Beyond, Inc. to Louis Vuitton North America, Inc., […]

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The Holidays Are Here – SITE Southern California’s Holiday Event

Get your formal wear and tuxedos ready to wear as the SITE SoCal Holiday Event returns this year with a dinner format in Beverly Hills on November 30th and December 1, 2017! This eagerly awaited event, the 19th Annual SITE Holiday Event & Charity Auction, will be held at the Beverly Hills Hilton in the iconic International Ballroom. Over […]

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THE AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS – HIGHLIGHTS AND SURPRISES

Now in their 45th year, the American Music Awards are one of the most entertaining award shows in the country. It is a magical evening of performances and speeches. Ever since their founding by Dick Clark, the AMAs have honored music artists across a wide variety of genres. Unlike the Grammys – which are decided […]

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EventProfs: Six Simple Tips for Getting Stuff Done

Hey #eventprofs you can probably relate: in our line of work, it is super easy to have a ton of projects going all at once. But, to be honest, it is hard to know how to handle them all. It doesn’t take much to get overwhelmed and wondering just what we got ourselves into. However, […]

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