Trends

Halloween Meetings: A Good or Bad Idea?

How potential attendees will react to a meeting scheduled over Halloween depends on the demographics, says a generations expert and researcher.

by Convene Editors

Tips

3 Simple Ways to Be a Better Speaker

Orai, an app designed to help people polish their public-speaking skills, offers tips that can help anyone improve.

by Jasmine Zhu

Experience

When the Second Time Around Isn’t a Charm

Jack Molisani learned some valuable lessons after making a number of critical mistakes organizing his first conference in Europe, so he figured his next European event would go smoothly. He couldn’t have been more wrong.

by Michelle Russell

Latest Articles

How Stories Get the Job Done

People who develop the skill of storytelling and use it to deliver their messages will see results, says author and champion storyteller Kindra Hall.

Travel Trends for 2018 — and Beyond

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.

Montréal, a Hub for AI, Draws International Conferences

A center for creative exploration, Montreal is the research and innovation capital of Canada and a magnet for new ideas.  

Opening Message at IMEX America Will Be Vegas Strong

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.