Top 40 Event Designers 2017: Lewis Miller

BizBash

Miller launched his own floral design company, Lewis Miller Design, in 2002. Operating out of New York, Lewis Miller Design

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Why Onsite Tech Will Never be a Self-Driving Car

Aventri

In 2002, iRobot released the Roomba , a robotic vacuuming system that cleans your floor without you ever having to lift a finger. In General Motor’s 1939 exhibit, Norman Bel Geddes created the first self-driving car , designed to operate without anyone behind the wheel.

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News: The Stevie Awards Recognize etouches for its Technology, Customer Service & More

Aventri

They were created in 2002 to honor and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and working professionals worldwide. The etouches team is honored to share that we've one three Bronze Stevies during the 2018 American Business Awards! The Stevie Awards are the world's premier business awards.

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Medal-worthy Meetings in Salt Lake

PCMA Convene

In Salt Lake—home to the 2002 Olympic Winter Games and recently selected by the United States Olympic Committee as a potential bid city for 2030—you can tap into the spirit of excellence and determination in a truly engaging way. At the Utah Olympic Oval, which is 20 minutes from downtown, your group can learn to curl with a pro using some the same stones used in 2002. Inspire your attendees with a taste of the XIX Olympic Winter Games.

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Common Contract Mistakes

Connect Your Meetings

Meeting News magazine named her one of the 25 most influential people in the meeting industry in 2002 and 2006, saying: “More than anyone else, she is the legal voice for the industry.” Register now for “Common Contract Mistakes” Sometimes little errors can cause big problems.

The Complete Guide to Park City, Utah

Connect Your Meetings

Before Park City became the home of world-class mountain resorts, the Sundance Film Festival and a venue for the 2002 Olympic Winter Games, it was a mining town.

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Ask Me Anything About Conference Panels — Thursday, July 21, 4-6 pm EDT Blab!

Conferences that Work

Among her other talents, Kristin has presented to over half a million people around the world, and retired from the US Coast Guard Reserves in 2002 as a Lieutenant Commander! Do you dread having to listen to one more boring panel?

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7 Smart Moves—at HelmsBriscoe, The Resort at Pelican Hill and More

Smart Meetings

He joined the company in 2002 as president and chief operating officer. More : 7 Smart Moves—at Hotel Crescent Court and More. Carole McKellar HelmsBriscoe has introduced McKellar as vice president of its Europe, Middle East and Africa team.

Medical mega-congress is set to arrive @HUNGEXPO Budapest in 2019

Event Industry News

The last time a similar scale event was held in Budapest was for the European Diabetes Congress (EASD) in 2002. After 33 years, the ERA-EDTA (European Renal Association – European Dialysis and Transplant Association) Congress is returning to Budapest in 2019.

EventBank Announces First Partnership in Hong Kong with Crossover International

EventBank Insights

Established in 2002, Crossover International Company Ltd.

Bristol Music Trust strengthens board with new Trustees

Event Industry News

Tony Cherry (Pictured left) is a partner at the international law firm DAC Beachcroft LLP and has been in Bristol since 2002 including six years as Regional Senior Partner and is also a director of the Cabot Learning Foundation, chairing the Boolean Maths Hub and Summerhill Academy Council.

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Retailers: Hoteliers of the Future

Smart Meetings

West Elm, founded in Brooklyn in 2002, plans to open a line of hotels in 2020. The hospitality industry is booming, and retailers are taking notice.

New Year, New Look! - Four of our historic yachts in Newport Beach and Marina del Rey underwent fresh and exciting remodels.

Hornblower

Since the yacht was launched in 2002, she has represented the very pinnacle of coastal contemporary yacht design. 2002) starring Pamela Anderson, Dream Maker featured in scenes for a high seas diamond heist.

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EventBank Announces First Partnership in Hong Kong with Crossover International

EventBank Insights

caption id="attachment_1030" align="aligncenter" width="680"] Alex Hung MH, CEO of Crossover International Company in Hong Kong delivers a speech[/caption] About Crossover International Established in 2002, Crossover International Company Ltd.

The Unlikely Lads: The story behind Burberry’s “Dirty Great Scaffold”

Event Industry News

The world of fine art and fashion is a far cry from Matt’s roots as a scaffolder from Great Linford, where he set up his own scaffolding company Buckinghamshire Scaffolding Specialists (BSS) in 2002. Featured Image: Matt and Graham, 2018.

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5 Event Planning Magazines to Inspire Your Next Event

Social Tables

This magazine was founded in 2002 to bring content to those that serve the event marketing side of the industry. The inspiration for your events can come from just about anywhere: event planning magazines, colleagues, other events, or social media.

The Woman Behind Chicago’s Most Creative Event Space

SmartMeetings

Back in 2002, what she accomplished was not often heard of: a woman-owned start-up business. How does a vibrant, whimsical event space celebrate 14 years of successful meetings? How else than with an equally unique anniversary party?

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Terrorist Attack Impacting Travel Plans? You May be Insured

SmartMeetings

The Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002 requires insurance companies to make terrorism insurance available for businesses, but coverage can vary and not all businesses purchase it.

Greenbuild Goes Global

PCMA Convene

USGBC is determined to help meet that demand, so this year the organization is expanding Greenbuild — which has been held in the United States all but one year since launching in 2002 — into India and China. “We’re

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Greenbuild Goes Global

PCMA Convene

USGBC is determined to help meet that demand, so this year the organization is expanding Greenbuild — which has been held in the United States all but one year since launching in 2002 — into India and China. “We’re

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Agency Spotlight: Jack Morton

Event Industry News

Julian joined Jack Morton in 2002 as director of operations in London and became managing director in 2005. This article is brought to you in association with Macroart.

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Agency Spotlight: emc3

Event Industry News

Formed: 2002. This article is brought to you in association with Macroart. Agency Spotlight, the latest addition to the Event Industry News site, profiles the top of the pyramid, the design and creativity behind brand activations, experiences, exhibition USPs and the greater live event model.

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How to master beer sponsorship for events – Heineken + Coachella style

Eventory

The cooperation dates back to 2002. In times of customers immunized to traditional advertising methods brands look for new ways to catch people’s attention. When dealing with products that have additional restrictions in terms of marketing practices the struggle becomes even more real. Heineken, one of the key players of the brewing industry, placed a bet on event marketing and implemented a master plan of beer sponsorship at Coachella Festival. How did it go? Why did it work so well?

Canines For Service

Click & Pledge

She was volunteering for Canines For Service in 2002. How We Helped To Tell An Evocative Story That Inspires Donors & Members Pat Hairston remembers exactly when she knew what she wanted to do for the rest of her life. That’s when she met a man training with his first service dog.

40 Outstanding Event Industry Blogs to Follow

Endless Events

Event Marketer was founded in 2002 to meet the information needs of event marketers and agency executives for all events that rely on face-to-face marketing. Quick question: What’s one of the best ways to stay on top of industry trends and ideas?

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Meeting Planners’ Guide to Golden Olympic Venues

SmartMeetings

Salt Lake City, Utah (2002). Olympic Day is celebrated annually on June 23 rd. Meetings professionals can infuse the Olympic spirit into their next event by selecting a venue that has hosted the world’s greatest sporting competition. London, England (1908, 1948 and 2012).

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5 Questions for SmithBucklin President Matt Sanderson

PCMA Convene

Formerly executive vice president and chief executive of SmithBucklin’s Business + Trade Industry Practice, Sanderson succeeded Henry Givray, who had been the company’s CEO since 2002. On Jan.

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48 Hours in Columbus, Ohio

PCMA Convene

The historic market also serves as a kind of laboratory for the culinary innovators that Columbus has become known for, such as Jeni Britton Bauer, who founded Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams at the market in 2002.

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8 March Madness-Inspired Meeting Destinations

SmartMeetings

Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City has presented varied and prestigious sporting events , from the NBA Finals to the figure skating and short track speed skating competitions at the 2002 Olympic Games. NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament first-round play tips off Thursday , March 16.

San Jose Lures Major Meetings, Events, Including Apple’s WWDC

SmartMeetings

From June 5 to 9, Apple triumphantly returned its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) to San Jose, where it hosted the inaugural event in 2002. Event professionals have a multitude of host cities to select from, but more and more are making San Jose, California , their top pick.

Art Basel Uses Miami as Its Canvas to Paint Inspiring Event

SmartMeetings

Since 2002, this event has been attracting some 77,000 people annually, allowing Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau to use it as a prime example of how well-equipped it is to host major meetings and conventions. Photo credit: Art Basel .

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Top UK Event Agencies: The Ultimate Directory (2019)

Bizzabo

VCCP is an international integrated communications agency, founded in 2002 on the principles of simplicity, collaboration, un-preciousness and integration around ideas rather than channels. Looking for an event or experiential marketing agency? Look no further.

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Happy 75th Birthday U.S. Travel Association

SmartMeetings

2002: President George W. Mayflower Hotel, Washington, DC. Back on Oct. 16, 1941, travel industry visionaries gathered at Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC, to organize a movement that is celebrating its 75th birthday this week during the annual fall board meeting for U.S. Travel Association.

Teaming of Business Events, Startups Hooks New Audiences

PCMA Convene

The amount of venture capital invested through the first half of 2018 — estimated at $175 billion — already had exceeded the annual totals of the years between 2002 and 2016, Crunchbase wrote. The next wave of breakthrough innovations will bring startups and business events together.

Gather’s Custom Confetti Physics Engine

GatherHere

April Product Update: Using Sweat, Tears, and Havoc.js to Make Events Fun for Everyone Involved. At Gather, we pride ourselves on dreaming up an optimal user experience first, then working towards the technology required to deliver on that dream.

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8 Superb F&B Choices to Cure March Madness

SmartMeetings

In fact, during the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, one of the souvenir “food pins” depicted funeral potatoes. March Madness is in full swing! For those not familiar with the sporting event , it’s the premier single-elimination tournament for men’s college basketball teams.

Top Reasons to Meet and Connect in Salt Lake City

Connect Your Meetings

Put your own skills to the test while visiting host-venues from the 2002 Olympic Winter Games. Ready to explore a one-of-a-kind destination for your upcoming event, convention or meeting? In Salt Lake City, your attendees can enjoy personalized service, a variety of activities and great dining options. See for yourself at Connect 2018 , the premier hosted-buyer event for corporate, association, specialty, sports and expo meeting planners and organizers.

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Bringing Your U.S-Based Conference to Europe

PCMA Convene

He decided to create his own commercial conference for senior content managers, and launched LavaCon (named for its Hawaiian roots) in 2002. Jack Molisani.

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Bringing Your U.S-Based Conference to Europe

PCMA Convene

He decided to create his own commercial conference for senior content managers, and launched LavaCon (named for its Hawaiian roots) in 2002. Jack Molisani.

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How Michael Cerbelli Stays Atop the Hot List

Connect Your Meetings

It started in 2002 as Michael Cerbelli’s: Hot Event and Entertainment Ideas. “If we ever have a drink, there’s a great story about Elton John I could tell you,” says Michael Cerbelli, CEO and president of Cerbelli Creative.

Top Event Agencies: The Ultimate Directory (2019)

Bizzabo

CMN was founded in 2002 by entrepreneur and philanthropist Henry Cárdenas, a pioneer in bringing entertainment and sports to the United States. Looking for an event or experiential marketing agency? Look no further.

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What Keeps a Conference Coming Back?

PCMA Convene

The logistical hassle came to an end in 2002, with an expansion of the LVCC that included South Hall — accounting for an additional 1.3 NAB SHOW/ Las Vegas Convention Center. Media Coverage The LVCC’s 2 million square feet of exhibit space gives the huge NAB Show enough room to spread out.

Canada’s Most Majestic & Rentable Castles

Canadian Special Events

From 1997 to 2002, the Château Ramezay underwent indoor and outdoor restorations, including the creation of the Governor’s Garden, inaugurated in 2000.