Destinations

The era of the interchangeable meetings destination is over. We look at what they have to offer and what sets them apart.


 Features

Where You’d Least Expect Them

Rapid City, South Dakota. Paducah, Kentucky. Adelaide, Australia. They’re not big names on the international-meetings circuit — but their unique knowledge economies recently helped them attract premier global events.

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 Destinations

22 Days at George R. Brown

When Hurricane Harvey flooded Houston, the George R. Brown Convention Center prepared itself to shelter a thousand evacuees. They ended up with more than 10,000 — some of whom stayed for three weeks.

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