Where are the women

“Where are the women?” By Rob Davidson source: Reuters Have you ever attended a conference where all the speakers are men? I would be surprised if you haven’t had this experience more than once. For myself, I have certainly spoken at many events where none of the speakers were women, and I have more than […]

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How can venues make conferences more successful?

“How can venues make conferences more successful?” By Rob Davidson source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/30364433@N05/26666393696 I am very excited about coming back to one of my favourite European capital cities, Belgrade, to speak at the WESTM2017 MICE and Technology conference on the 17th October. The theme of my presentation will be ‘How can venues make conferences more successful?’, […]

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Associations and the ABCs of the Meetings Industry

Associations and the ABCs of the Meetings Industry By Clara Fernández López UIA’s 2015 Survey on International Meeting Issues shows that 51% of international associations worldwide are not familiar with the services offered by a CVB – and only 14% have used the services of a CVB in the past 5 years. Furthermore, only 12% […]

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