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Eventbrite Offers Event Trends Update for 2024

From pricing strategies and event frequency to experiential offerings and sustainability practices, Eventbrite's annual event trends forecasting guide offers a glimpse into the shifting focus of organizers and attendees.

Eventbrite Offers Event Trends Update for 2024

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Destination Brief: Phoenix Tops Rankings for Airport, Convention Center & Tech Growth

From its investment in growth sectors like semiconductors and electric vehicles to its boom in hotel development and innovative transportation, Phoenix is a city on the rise — and event organizers are taking note. This sun-drenched region values nature just as much as technology, bridging the two to find solutions for more sustainable events.

Destination Brief: Phoenix Tops Rankings for Airport, Convention Center & Tech Growth

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ASM Global Doubles Down on Sustainability

In line with the theme of Earth Day 2024, Planet vs. Plastics, ASM Global has appointed a new chief sustainability officer. This comes shortly after it announced the phased roll-out of reusable service ware in venues throughout North America.

ASM Global Doubles Down on Sustainability

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ICCA Opens New Office in Panama

ICCA Opens New Office in Panama

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Joseph Rivers: Venturing Beyond Boundaries

Joseph Rivers, director of experiences and partnerships for Czarnowski Collective, advocates taking risks to create impactful experiences.

Joseph Rivers: Venturing Beyond Boundaries

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A Quick Guide to Entering the Skift Meetings Awards

In the meetings and events industry, excellence stands out. With the Skift Meetings Awards now accepting entries for the 2024 program, this is your chance to celebrate your achievements.

A Quick Guide to Entering the Skift Meetings Awards

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Associations Look to the Future

The future of association meetings was explored in the most apropos setting, the headquarters of ASAE: The Center for Association Leadership, during Business Events Industry Week.  

Associations Look to the Future

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What’s New in Meetings and Incentive Travel in 2024

It's time to reevaluate the best destinations and properties for your events. Knowing what's new around the world is sure to give you plenty of new ideas.

What’s New in Meetings and Incentive Travel in 2024

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Destination Brief: Why Northern Ireland is the Next Must-Visit Incentive Destination

Rich in natural beauty, a proud and vibrant cultural heritage, warm hospitality with unique and luxurious accommodations and venues; Northern Ireland should be on your radar as the next must-visit incentive travel destination.

Destination Brief: Why Northern Ireland is the Next Must-Visit Incentive Destination

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Business Events Industry Week Showcases Collaboration

Washington, D.C. was buzzing with a wide array of gatherings focused on different sectors of the meetings and events industry during Business Events Industry Week.

Business Events Industry Week Showcases Collaboration