Category Archives: Global
With attendees from all over the world, the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) uses a variety of strategies to create new and valuable meeting experiences.
It’s been nearly a month since dust of IMEX America has settled, yet still we find ourselves thinking about some of the incredible connections and insights we experienced.
Our focus for the first two parts of this series has been on associations taking their events overseas, but in part three, we’re shifting our gaze to groups who are bringing their events to the United States. With a myriad … Continue reading
With Day Two in the books at IMEX 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany, our team has been busy with appointments, registration, education sessions and more. We were able to get a little insight from the first few days at IMEX from Experient’s … Continue reading
Continuing with our Global Events series, the next topic is one that’s changing daily—Political Disruptors. In this segment from our interview with Ben Goedegebuure, of Maritz Global Events, and Gregg Talley, of Talley Management Group, they explore Brexit, travel bans, visa restrictions … Continue reading
Every day we hear about hostile and threatening situations taking place across the globe. When considering all the violence we see on the news, we question how to ensure our events are safe for our guests. As event planners, we … Continue reading
If you’re considering your first foray into the realm of international event planning, you’re off to a good start. The first element of any major endeavor must be setting the goals, objectives and expectations of an event, followed by a … Continue reading
Post authored by Chip Smith, Vice President, Global Solutions This past month I attended a graduation ceremony at the University of Virginia. I was wondering what the speaker, Sri Mulyani Indrawati, Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer at the World … Continue reading
Post authored by Ben Goedegebuure, Global General Manager, Maritz Travel Company In a previous post, Going Global? Destination Will Be a Crucial Success Driver, we explored decision factors and data you’ll need to gather to ensure you’re selecting a location … Continue reading
Post authored by Ben Goedegebuure, Global General Manager, Maritz Travel Company An increasingly global economy means international meetings and events are on the rise. While planning meetings in the United States comes second nature to many of us, planning a … Continue reading