Makueni County Healthcare


The Makueni County government is this week conducting new registration for a universal healthcare program in the 60 sub-wards in the county. The post Makueni County Healthcare appeared first on Bankelele.

Webinar for Healthcare Event Organizers


“How Healthcare Associations Can Unlock Revenue Through Event Tech” Thu, Apr 19, 2018 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT. Join this power-packed panel to hear how healthcare associations are successfully unlocking new revenue streams through event technology. Explore tips from the healthcare trenches for making technology work for your event. The post Webinar for Healthcare Event Organizers appeared first on Core-apps.

Zibrant expands associations business with major healthcare wins

Event Industry News

In its capacity as a professional congress organiser; Zibrant will oversee conference logistics, event secretariat, exhibition & sponsorship, sales and delivery, social programmes, accommodation services, registration services and delegate transportation for the three healthcare […].

Zibrant doubles healthcare business with major account wins

Event Industry News

Recent contract wins will see Zibrant double its turnover in the pharmaceutical sector and assert the company as a leading organisation for healthcare meetings and events management. The post Zibrant doubles healthcare business with major account wins appeared first on Event Industry News.

How Medical Meetings Can Help A Broken U.S. Healthcare System

PCMA Convene

healthcare system is broken. But before we started talking about conferences, I asked him to talk about the healthcare system in general. It’s almost become a cliché, the assertion that the US healthcare system is broken.

Maritz Expands Solutions for Med/Pharma Meetings

Smart Meetings

Maritz Travel continues to expand its offerings in the med/pharma meetings arena by launching Maritz Travel Healthcare Solutions this week. She has authored several health care compliance policy books, including Breaking the Code to Healthcare Compliance.

Ashfield Meetings & Events announces 2016 financial results

Event Industry News

Ashfield Meetings & Events, a full-service global event management company that specialises in serving the healthcare sector and part of UDG Healthcare PLC, has announced its results for the financial year ending September 2016. EBIT (Earnings Before Interest & Tax) for the period was £5.482m compared to £4.91m in the previous 12-month period, showing an […].

Why Knowledge Clusters Belong on Your Site-Visit Checklist

PCMA Convene

As economies increasingly are powered by innovation and ideas, business events have a “tremendous role” to play in the transfer of knowledge, says James Latham, producer at The Iceberg.

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WRG hires Sallie Coventry as Client Engagement Director

Event Industry News

Coventry will work primarily on global healthcare accounts and be responsible for leveraging WRG’s capabilities across The Creative Engagement Group developing new areas and markets. Leading live and experiential agency WRG has appointed Sallie Coventry as Client Engagement Director.

WRG hires Sallie Coventry as Client Engagement Director

Event Industry News

Coventry will work primarily on global healthcare accounts and be responsible for leveraging WRG’s capabilities across The Creative Engagement Group developing new areas and markets. Leading live and experiential agency WRG has appointed Sallie Coventry as Client Engagement Director.

Lumi and Kantar Health win Prestigious Award for Mobile mHealth Application

Event Industry News

This year’s prize, presented last night at the Hilton Fort Worth, Texas, was won in partnership with healthcare market research specialist Kantar Health for mobile survey application designed to evaluate perceptions of health in comparison with […]. Lumi Technologies has won the MRMW award for the Best Use of Mobile Technology for the second year running.

Learner- And User-Design Key To Next-Gen Audiences

Velvet Chainsaw

For STEM and healthcare conferences, encouraging students to present posters or oral abstracts is typically the only way that they’ll earn the chance to attend.

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Cleveland’s New Convention Center Campus

Smart Meetings

The connecting healthcare facility provides natural light in the ballrooms, executive boardroom, and conference center. From recently renovated hotels, to our newly built Huntington Convention Center; Cleveland is a hot spot to host your event!

SpotMe and Ashfield Meetings & Events capture real-time transfer of value with apps

Event Industry News

By: Alexandra Tamashiro, Marketing Manager at SpotMe Helping to improve the way meeting industry professionals deliver healthcare events, CEO of SpotMe Pierre Metrailler along with Client Partnership Director for Ashfield Meetings & Events Andrew Moore, will be attending The Meeting Show in London to share their expertise on capturing real-time transfer of value with apps.

Things we love - edible selffees


Farsh Kanji spent the last 11 years in healthcare. Started in 2016, Selffees incorporates exclusive technology using FDA-certified edible ink to print selfies directly onto cookies or coffee without the use of sugar paper, traditionally used to transfer photographs onto food.

Cleveland Clinic Drives Innovation at the Huntington Convention Center

PCMA Convene

At a time when the future of healthcare is at the center of debate over public policy in the United States, “it’s essential that innovation remain at the core in the delivery of medical care,” Susan Bernat, general manager of strategic marketing at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic told Convene.

Back to School for Trade Show Organizers: Build In More Ways to Learn and Connect

Velvet Chainsaw

We expect the representation of medical and healthcare-related verticals and other professions where certification is essential to licensure was quite small.

Using Event Tech to Create Impactful and Engaging Attendee Experiences

Event Farm

Not to mention, healthcare meeting organizers can help foster empathy for patients through VR experiences for meeting attendees. This is a guest post by Courtney Spero , a Marketing Communication Specialist at the Creative Group.

Health-Care Event Planners Adapt to a Shifting Landscape

Smart Meetings

As she presented a session at the Meeting Professionals International (MPI) most recent World Education Congress, titled “The Future of Healthcare Meetings,” Pat Schaumann made a telling comment.

CSE Announces 2018 Event Awards Finalists

Canadian Special Events

Providence Healthcare Foundation, for the 24th Annual Silver Ball. Providence Healthcare Foundation, Toronto, ON for the 2017 Silver Ball. Providence Healthcare Foundation, Toronto, ON for the 17th Annual Cuisine & Cuvée.

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What A Trump Card Means In The Game of Construction and Development


While affordable healthcare is an ancillary issue to construction executives, it remains a significant business issue that a new administration will tackle in 2017. Like many of you, I stayed up late on Tuesday night / Wednesday morning to watch the 2016 election returns.

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Exhibitors Aren’t Feeling the Love

PCMA Convene

“Our Exhibitors Speak” panelists Diane Benson, GE Healthcare; Dominique Cook, Marvin Windows and Doors; and Dana Tilghman, Minitab Inc.

Canada’s Nurses Meet, Speak Out in Calgary

PCMA Convene

CFNU’s mission expands far beyond that particular legislative issue and speakers from all over the globe came to Calgary to address topics related to patient safety, safe staffing, and building up public healthcare systems, Silas said.

5 Reasons To Use a Coworking Venue for Your Event


Sancar Ayalp, head of partnerships and business development, at The Farm, said: “We host a huge range of events but our community of tech and healthcare-focused companies really bring a new level of interaction into events focused on this sector.”

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How Will Millennials Change Meetings?

PCMA Convene

In ten years, millennials will make up 70 percent of the workforce and, as they become the majority, their preferences will shape and shake up the meetings and events industry at large.

Serious About Business Innovation? So Is Orlando.

PCMA Convene

Orlando is more than just fun and games.

Interviews with Planners - Lisé Puckorius


Lisé also gained immeasurable knowledge in the meeting and events community working with a wide variety of healthcare organizations as senior vice president of event services at SmithBucklin, and while working at AT Kearney, and the Chicago Convention Bureau.

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What You Told Us About Your Biggest Challenge Surprised Us

PCMA Convene

Changes in healthcare. Click to read survey. Each year, along with the numbers we collect for the annual Meetings Market Survey , we ask respondents open-ended questions, including this one: What’s the biggest challenge facing the meetings industry?”.

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Stress Relief at Work for Office-Bound Event Planners


Whether that’s a mental healthcare professional, or a trusted friend or family member, talking about the factors that are stressing you out is cathartic, helps to relieve the stress, and gives you the opportunity to brainstorm ways to resolve the issue.

Embrace the Season of Giving as JetBlue Launches Kindness Contest

Smart Meetings

Volunteers will paint, renovate and restore The Eltham Community Centre in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, which provides recreational activities, healthcare and mentorship. Are you ready to tell everyone what you’re thankful for?

ICCA to Meet in World’s 4th-Most-Visited City—Guess Where?

Smart Meetings

Association-related meetings activity is bubbling up across trade, healthcare and high-tech scientific sectors, thanks to both home-grown demand and driven by expansion and outreach from U.S. If you guessed Dubai, take a bow.

4 Catering CRM Tools for Today’s Tech-Forward Caterer

Social Tables

Built by caterers themselves, Catertrax knows exactly what caterers needs, resulting in an app that offers solutions for everyone, including those catering to Sports & Entertainment, Education, Business & Industry, and Healthcare.

Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hosts Global Summit

Smart Meetings

There’s an opportunity for planners to earn the Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Healthcare Meeting Compliance Certificate (HMCC) through a four-hour educational and training program on Jan.

6-Point Checklist: How To Use A Coworking Space For Your Next Meeting

Smart Meetings

The Farm’s Coworking Space in NYC , for example, specializes in the healthcare and technology sectors. Did you know you can rent out a meeting room at many of the world’s coworking spaces?

Meeting planner scholarships

Plan Your Meetings

The cost of education—from college all the way to professional development throughout one’s career—can be significant. Knowing this, groups throughout the meeting and event industry have banded together for years to help ensure knowledge and advancement is a reality.

Convention Industry Council Unveils New Name, Logo and Focus

Smart Meetings

Healthcare Convention & Exhibitors Association (HCEA). The Convention Industry Council has changed its name to the Events Industry Council after a rigorous process of assessing the needs of its membership.

7 Toy-riffic Ways to Incorporate Toy Story Land into Meetings

Smart Meetings

This exercise has gone global, and is being used in the United States, England, Scotland, Qatar, New Zealand and Australia by organizations such as the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. Toy Story Mania! Photo credit: Disney .

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Modern Marketing Experience 2017 Recap: How to Start Your Brand on a Path to the You-to-One Future


And if, as pundits claim, humanity is going to be changing more in the next 20 years than in all of human history, we need to start preparing for a future of highways without drivers, education without classrooms, and healthcare without doctors.

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4 Tips for Managing Telecommuters Well

PCMA Convene

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), for example, has a telecommuting agreement form to be signed by both employee and employer that includes practical details such as the equipment the company will provide and the utilities reimbursed.

Trump Travel Ban Sparks U.S. Meeting Boycotts

Smart Meetings

Many scholars in fields ranging from healthcare to anthropology regularly travel to the United States to participate in meetings, so it could have a major impact on the meetings industry. Since its signing on Jan.