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20 Tips to Make Your Holiday Season Happy and Healthy

As the holiday season approaches, your calendar becomes full and the demands are high – most likely, like stress level. As an event professional, you usually make it through the season in a daze and pull off memorable events for your clients. At least a third of your itinerary involves meeting after meeting, but you buckle down and […]

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Innovative Entertainment and The San Diego Convention Center

The San Diego Convention Center is one of our favorite convention centers to bring entertainment to – known as a venue with “the perfect balance of beauty and business.” The Convention Center has the appealing design of sails on top to represent San Diego’s coastal history. Another unique feature is the inclined elevator on the outside of the building. The […]

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Ways to Boost Attendance For Medical Meetings

At one time or another, every medical meeting planner has feared empty chairs at their event. We’re sharing five tips you can use to boost attendance and ensure those seats are filled. Get Input When planning your meeting or event, think about your audience and their wants and needs. It can be helpful to review past survey data […]

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Information Security Alert – Black Hat Conference Comes to Las Vegas!

Black Hat, the premier conference for the information security industry, will arrive in Las Vegas this summer. From August 4-9, the Mandalay Bay will host this dynamic event, currently celebrating its 21st year. Designed by top leaders in the industry, the conference will take an overall look at the current state of affairs regarding information […]

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The 3 Best Ted Talks for Event-Based Business Owners

You never know where your next idea will come from. Since its inception, TED Talks has inspired millions of people to be innovative and live their best life. Here are three TED Talks that may provide inspiration for your next event. Paolo Cardini:  Forget Multitasking, Try Monotasking Paolo Cardini is a product designer who is […]

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The 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame – Ceremony Highlights

The 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony was held in Cleveland last month. In order to receive a nomination, a band or individual artist must have released its first commercial recording a minimum of 25 years before the year of induction. For the 2018 nominations, this meant their first official recording had to […]

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Where to Watch This Weekend’s InSight Mars Lander Launch

“Terraforming Mars is a primary goal for the twenty-second century. But scientists are looking beyond Mars as well.” ― Michio Kaku, IE Speaker, Physicist, Futurist, and Author of The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth This Saturday, May 5th, NASA will be launching the InSight Mars Lander. The […]

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The Latest Filming In Georgia

You just never know who you might run into filming in Atlanta, Georgia. From April through August, 2018, you could see Danny Glover, Tom Hardy, Mark Wahlberg, Jason Bateman, or Tatum Channing. According to a new report by FilmL.A, 17 feature films were shot in Georgia in 2016, beating California as the top location for feature film […]

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Meetings Make The World Go Around: Global Meetings Industry Day 2018

Meetings make the world go around, and today we’re celebrating everything about them – Happy Global Meetings Industry Day! This is the second year the advocacy coalition Meetings Mean Business has globally highlighted the influence that business meetings have on local communities. Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) on April 12th celebrates the impact meetings have […]

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See What’s Being Filmed In New York City This Spring & Summer

As an iconic and timeless destination, New York City is the perfect setting for urban drama and will be the setting of many productions this year. When visiting the Big Apple this spring and summer you might just come upon sets, props or even stars being filmed in the following movies and television shows. FILMS • “The Cat and the […]

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