How One Journalist Is Uniting the European Tech Scene


Spotify, Soundcloud, Fanduel, Zendesk—these are but a handful of the tech companies that were first launched into headlines by The Europas. Part-conference, part-awards show, The Europas is a gathering of over 500 key players and experts from the European tech scene and beyond.

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Walkie Talkie App Revolutionizes Hurricane Rescue Efforts & Meetings


In 2005, Sprint acquired Nextel, which had 25 million subscribers at the time. Since Hurricane Katrina in 2005, Moore has seen major improvements by mobile providers, taking note of a significant decrease in cell site outages. “In

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How They See You

PCMA Convene

In 2005, more than 250 nonprofit CEOs told PCMA what they were looking for in their meeting-planner staff. Like the survey we commissioned in 2005, this year’s research was underwritten by a grant from the PCMA Education Foundation.

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PCMA Convening Leaders Set Important Records in Nashville


During that time, membership increased from 2,400 in 2005 to more than 7,000 today. Photo credit: Jacob Slaton. By the time longtime PCMA CEO and President Deborah Sexton passed the leadership baton to Sherrif Karamat during the closing session on Jan.

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Chris Trimmer on Building Relationships

PCMA Convene

MY PREVIOUS THREE JOBS Executive director, World Obesity Federation, 2010–2017; CEO, Society for Experimental Biology, 2005–2010; executive officer, Society for Experimental Biology, 1999–2005. Chris Trimmer, Executive Director, ISID. Chris Trimmer.

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Convene Celebrates Our 30th Anniversary

PCMA Convene

One flex point came in a survey of nonprofit CEOs (“CEO Wish List,” April 2005) in which they ranked meeting planning as second only to executive management in importance to their organization’s mission, but ranked strategic planning ninth in a list of important skills for senior meeting planners.

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