M&C Resources

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Understanding Audiovisual Basics

by Gerry Small | December 01,2012
Key points to consider when dealing with audiovisual and other event technology

Planner Basics

How to Find and Keep On-Site Event Staff

by Louise M. Felsher, CMP, CMM | September 01,2014
Best practices for locating and retaining local help.

What Does Force Majeur Really Mean?

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | September 01,2014
Many planners are misinformed as to what this clause allows. Here's the scoop.

Organizing the On-Site Office

by Louise M. Felsher, CMP, CMM | August 01,2014
How to create a practical workplace at your meeting venue.

How to Plan a Multicultural Event

by Walter Stugger | August 01,2014
Creating programs that enable everyone to engage

Adding Muscle to Your Negotiations

by Andy Smith | June 01,2014
How to use history and flexibility when working with hotels

The Case for Simplifying RFPs

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | June 01,2014
Streamlining a cumbersome process can ease negotiations

Security Concerns for Mobile Devices

by Michael Robinson | June 01,2014
Keep your event safe for smartphone-toting attendees
White Papers

The Organizer's Role in Driving Exhibitor ROI

Exhibitor ROI can drive their satisfaction with your event, and higher satisfaction can improve your exhibitor retention rate. But how can you help boost your...

Duty of Care: Are You Covered?

Recent world events have corporations revisiting their risk management practices with respect to business travel and meetings. To understand your organization's...
Supplied Content

Customized Reward Events Create a Memorable Attendee Experience

Attendee engagement and planner event ROI are the two sides of the coin that must always be considered when creating a unique, customized reward event. Put a...
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The Benefits of Collaborating with a Local CVB/DMO

Working with ever-tightening deadlines and long wish lists, the challenge becomes magnified tenfold for event planners as they attempt to break out of the...
M&C Events

Destination Hawaii

September 23-26, 2014 | Maui, HI

20th Annual Castaways Relationship Marketing Event

October 5-8, 2014 | Le Blanc Spa Resort

Destination Arizona

October 20-22, 2014 | Tucson, AZ

M&C Interact

November 9-12, 2014 | The Doubletree by Hilton Portland, Portland, OR

Meeting & Incentive Summit

March 16-19, 2014 | Beaver Creek Mountain, CO

Independent Planners Education Conference

April 13-16, 2014 | JW Marriott San Antonio

Event Apps

Event App by CrowdCompass

by | February 18,2014
Meetings and Conventions is partnering with CrowdCompass by Cvent to offer mobile apps for our meetings and events. Learn how CrowdCompass can help you build event apps that your attendees will want to use.

Planner Opportunities

Global Interact

May 3- 6, 2014, Cartagena, Colombia Apply to attend Global Interact 2014. Complimentary to qualified planners.

Independent Planner Education Conference

April 13-16, 2014, San Antonio, TX, Are you an independent planner? Meet one on one with suppliers to discover what their destinations offer for your...

Latest News

Mexican Government Attempting to Restore Conditions in Los Cabos

Many resort properties suffered extensive damage and have closed for repairs.

Wynn to Be Awarded Second Casino Resort License in Massachusetts

$1.6 billion property will be in Everett, provided the 2011 Gaming Act is not repealed in November vote.

Corporate Hotel Rates to Shoot Up in 2015

More select-service properties are being included in hotel programs.

Las Vegas Global Business District Could Have $700 Million Annual Impact

Construction alone is projected to bring $3.6 billion in economic activity to region.

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