Redefining luxury travel and increasing emotional connections with guests are trends to look out for, according to A.J. Singh, Ph.D., professor at Michigan State University's School of Hospitality Business.
Traveler safety and security; growth in travel for employee recruitment; and localizing programs to specific regions are on American Express Meetings & Events SVP Issa Jouaneh's mind.
A center for creative exploration, Montreal is the research and innovation capital of Canada and a magnet for new ideas.
MGM Resorts International — which has established a special fund for victims of last week's shooting — will hold a press conference shortly after IMEX America opens on Tuesday. Its theme will be one of support and unity in the events industry.