Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre revealed in 3D

Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre (OCEC), the Sultanate’s landmark business events hub, revealed its latest 3D structures and aerial drone images in the lead up to the opening in 2016 at a press conference held in IMEX Frankfurt 2015.

Successful first edition of C-star

May 15 saw the closing day of the inaugural edition of C-star, Shanghai’s International Trade Fair for Solutions and Trends all about Retail. On May 13-15, retail professionals from all around the world came to the Shanghai New International Expo

ACC Liverpool to host Lung Health conference in 2016

Arena and Convention Centre (ACC) Liverpool in Liverpool, UK, has been chosen to host the 47th Union World Conference on Lung Health in 2016.

Inaugural TCT + Personalize Asia hailed a success

The inaugural TCT + Personalize Asia event, which took place at the Shanghai Convention & Exhibition Center of International Sourcing, March 12–14, 2015, has been hailed a success by visitors, exhibitors and organizers.

IAEE opens 2015 Art of the Show competition

International Association of Exhibitions and Event (IAEE) announced that it is now accepting entries for its 2015 Art of the Show Competition, which awards those who demonstrate excellence in the development of promotional and marketing materials for their exhibitions and

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Marina Bay Sands earns Green Supplier Award

Marina Bay Sands in Singapore was awarded the IMEX/GMIC (Green Meeting Industry Council) Green Supplier Award at the IMEX Gala Dinner on May 20.

PCMA’s expansion in Asia forms in Singapore

Signing a new two-year partnership agreement, Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) and Singapore Exhibition and Convention Bureau (SECB) renewed their commitment to further grow conference management education in Asia.

JMIC conference advances broader industry value proposition

Over 50 meetings industry leaders, academics, research organizations and related resources met May 14-15 in Paris under the auspices of the Joint Meetings Industry Council (JMIC).

SPARGO clients make ‘Fastest 50’ list

Trade Show Executive magazine announced its 2014 “Fastest 50” of the fastest growing tradeshows of 2014. Included were four clients of SPARGO, a provider of convention and tradeshow services.

Access TCA celebrates 30 years with 30 causes

On May 1, 1985, the state of Delaware notified Mike Yag that his application to incorporate Access TCA, Inc. had been approved.

ICCA launches redesigned Association Database

The International Congress & Convention Association (ICCA) Association Database enables ICCA members – the main suppliers in the international meetings industry – to find potential association meetings business. The redesigned online version of the database provides simpler, smarter and faster

Nimlok celebrates 45th anniversary

Nimlok, a division of Orbus Exhibit & Display Group, celebrates its 45th anniversary building and supplying modular exhibits and display solutions.

Orbus honored as Outsourcing Partner of the Year

Orbus Exhibit & Display Group, one of North America’s leading trade suppliers of display, exhibit and event solutions, was named as the Outsourcing Partner of the Year by the Allegra Marketing & Print Division of Alliance Franchise Brands Group.

IAEE opens 2015 Art of the Show competition

International Association of Exhibitions and Event (IAEE) announced that it is now accepting entries for its 2015 Art of the Show Competition, which awards those who demonstrate excellence in the development of promotional and marketing materials for their exhibitions and

Dimension Design adds new backlit fabric

Dimension Design, a producer of branded environments for the event and exhibit industry, announced the availability of Lumenex Backlit, a two-layer polyester fabric developed for light boxes.

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Do I have to ask for a raise?

What an awful thought—asking for a raise.

2015 World’s Fair is a showcase for sustainability

It is fitting that only days after people around the globe came together for Earth Day (April 22), the world’s fair, Expo Milano 2015, opened in Milan, Italy with the theme, “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life.”

How to Change the World in Seven Days

What rhymes with “heavenly” and has the power to inspire great change right here on planet earth in only one week? The answer is Sevenly – a small company with a big reach.

The Last Five Percent

On a recent morning, I stopped at my local bakery-café for breakfast. I ordered the same breakfast sandwich I order almost every time I am in there. When I received my order, my wife caught me just staring at my

Need to Hire A Recruiter?

When companies begin, no matter how small and on how many “shoestrings” – if they begin in mother-in-law’s garage or basement family room – money and funding are in short supply.

Personal Branding

I was at the Exhibitor show, standing at the bar talking to a couple of industry friends about why we come to this event, and what we – and our companies – get out of being here.

Good food meets good deeds

Sometimes, making environmentally conscientious business choices means shopping in your own back yard.

Concerned about responses to your resume?

Even though there is some “recovery” in the air, so many resumes still come in for a single job opening that companies have trouble finding the best candidate.

Who will be the leader?

That’s the question I kept asking last night as I was watching my favorite college basketball team struggle to win a game.

Tech support for the carbon conscious

In our efforts to be kinder to the planet, it is nice to have some help in managing resources and keeping industry guidelines straight. That help exists in the form of technological tools designed to make us more efficiently green.

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ICCA member wins INCON Award at 2015 IMEX

On 20 May, at 2015 IMEX in Frankfurt, INCON announced ICCA member Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre as the overall winner of the 2015 INCON Digital Infrastructure Award.

Offshore Energy 2015 opens registration

The registration for Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC) 2015 is now open.

Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre revealed in 3D

Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre (OCEC), the Sultanate’s landmark business events hub, revealed its latest 3D structures and aerial drone images in the lead up to the opening in 2016 at a press conference held in IMEX Frankfurt 2015.

15 meeting professionals honored at IMEX

High-achieving meetings industry professionals from across the world were honored on May 20 at the 13th annual IMEX Gala Dinner at the Alte Oper, Frankfurt, with 15 awards handed out.

Three design options proposed for LACC modernization

As an integral next step in the “Expansion and Futurization Project” for the Los Angeles Convention Center, the City of Los Angeles, led by the L.A. Department of Convention and Tourism Development and the Bureau of Engineering, spearheaded a design

Texas CVB to hold annual conference

To be held by Texas Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus (TACVB) and hosted by Woodlands Convention & Visitors Bureau, the TACVB 2015 Annual Conference will be an opportunity to connect with Texas convention and visitor professionals.

OCCC grows own garden

For the first time, Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando will have the ability to serve edibles grown on property in an all-natural, chemical-free environment called Vision Gardens.

Tectonics opens Las Vegas facility

Tectonics Industries, LLC (Tectonics), a provider of solutions in the engineering, printing, fabrication and installation of graphic displays, announced May 7 the opening of a new facility in Las Vegas.

HCEA selects known healthcare hub for annual meeting

Metro Denver, dubbed the “Silicon Valley of Health & Wellness,” will be the host city for the Healthcare Convention & Exhibitors Association (HCEA) 2015 Annual Meeting at the Colorado Convention Center from June 20-23.

2015 tech upgrades at Scottish facilities

Scotland is turning its vision to the meetings and incentive industry with £7 billion ($8 billion USD) in 2015 towards the tourism industry, funding state-of-the-art technologies, enhancing hotels, venues, group activities, events and incentives.

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UBM Americas CEO steps down

UBM plc, an event organizer, announced that the CEO of UBM Americas will step down at the end of June. Sally Shankland will pursue an opportunity in a different industry.

IAEE honors ‘The Exhibition Man’ for international excellence

International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE) congratulated this year’s recipient of the IAEE International Excellence Award.

MC2 hires 7 employees across Northeast division

MC2 expanded its Northeast division with seven new hires located in Chestnut Ridge, N.Y., Detroit, and Pen Argyl, Penn.

Group Delphi names newly minted CFO

Group Delphi, an exhibit design and production house, announced the promotion of its Fort Wayne, Ind., general manager as the company’s chief financial officer.

CDS employee earns 40 Under 40 Award

The registration manager for Convention Data Services (CDS) has been honored and recognized as a recipient of the 2015 Cape & Plymouth Business 40 Under 40 Awards.

MG Design elevates employee to senior role

MG Design, an exhibit design firm, is pleased to promote a more than seven-year employee to senior account executive.

PG Exhibits names new senior account executive

PG Exhibits, a provider of design and fabrication services, appointed a senior account executive to its headquarters in Denver, Colo.

Madison CVB leader celebrates 20 years

Greater Madison Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) congratulates Deb Archer on 20 years of service as the president and CEO of the GMCVB.

Tradeshow Logic expands virtual team by five

Tradeshow Logic, an event solutions firm geared toward associations and show organizers, expanded its team to meet the needs of its fast-growing client base.

CEP names new president

CEP Exhibit Productions, a producer of 3D environments, appointed its executive vice president and general manager to president.

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