8 #Hoteltech Trends Disrupting Hospitality and Tourism

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Here we look at 8 hoteltech trends currently disrupting hospitality and tourism. The post 8 #Hoteltech Trends Disrupting Hospitality and Tourism by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Room service? There’s an app for that.

Top 10 Trends Impacting the Hospitality Industry

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The Hotel Show, which stages business to business events for the hospitality industry, has identified what it believes to be the Top 10 trends impacting the hospitality industry in 2015. The post Top 10 Trends Impacting the Hospitality Industry appeared first on Smart Meetings.

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Does Your Event Need a Field Hospital?

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40 Social Media Influencers Every Hospitality Professional Should Follow

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In events and hospitality, knowledge is power. Thankfully these thought leaders are quick to share their tips and tricks on how to get ahead in the world of events and hospitality. If you’re active on the event and hospitality conference circuit, you might bump into her.

Top 5 Emerging Trends Affecting the Hospitality Industry

Smart Meetings

Technavio, a global market research company that studies emerging market trends across various industries, has identified five rising trends that are expected to impact the hospitality market for the next several years.

Exhibition Planned for The North East Event and Hospitality Industry

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Ricoh Arena & Wasps serve up hospitality partnership

Event Industry News

From left, Whitney Lewinson (Wasps & Ricoh Arena Hospitality), Peter Churchill, Jacky Isaac, James Wootton (Wasps Head of Hospitality Sales) and Roberts Rozickis (Wasps & Ricoh Arena Hospitality). An iconic, award-winning international homewares brand based in the Cotswolds has become an official hospitality supplier to Wasps and the Ricoh Arena. The post Ricoh Arena & Wasps serve up hospitality partnership appeared first on Event Industry News.

Harvey Victims Not Forgotten by Travel and Hospitality Companies

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businesses to Harvey relief efforts so far, more than $9 million, about 6 percent, has come from travel and hospitality companies. The post Harvey Victims Not Forgotten by Travel and Hospitality Companies appeared first on Smart Meetings.

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Five Star hospitality at Barclaycard presents British Summer Time

Event Industry News

Star supplies the entrance structures, the Great Oak Stage, the Barclaycard Stage, front of house towers, delay masts and the hospitality grandstand, […]. The post Five Star hospitality at Barclaycard presents British Summer Time appeared first on Event Industry News.

Hospitality Industry Bridges Communication Gap Between Hearing and Deaf

Smart Meetings

Watch the video below to see how it works: Room Mate is not the only brand in the hospitality realm to encourage communication between the hearing and deaf communities. The post Hospitality Industry Bridges Communication Gap Between Hearing and Deaf appeared first on Smart Meetings.

Event Planners on Tech: Ross Easton, Head of Commercial & Hospitality, The SSE Hydro

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We were intrigued, so we checked in with zkipster administrator Ross on their team, who oversees their hospitality portfolio including product creation and development, sales, event management, customer experience and delivery.

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4 Unexpected Southern Locales Adding Hospitality to Meetings

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The post 4 Unexpected Southern Locales Adding Hospitality to Meetings appeared first on Connect Association. Less familiar Southern locales are enjoying a spur of activity as of late, adding to their appeal for meetings and conferences. For example, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, just welcomed a sprawling IBM campus and is undergoing a $1.25 billion renovation of its downtown area, complete with 300 new hotel rooms and a burgeoning food scene.

G-SMATT targets events and hospitality opportunities with innovative smart glass containers

Event Industry News

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What Allegiant’s Entry into Hospitality World Means to Planners

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The hospitality business might be doing better than the airline industry. Deloitte’s Travel and Hospitality Industry Outlook report for 2017 declared the economic fundamentals for consumer spending solid, giving travel companies reason to remain optimistic about demand for all types of trips.

Destination Hotels and Commune Hotels & Resorts Become Two Roads Hospitality

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The recently merged Destination Hotels and Commune Hotels & Resorts today unveiled their new overarching company: Two Roads Hospitality. The company name reflects the distinctive paths that Commune and Destination have forged in the independent and lifestyle hospitality sector.

East of England Arena & Event Centre invests £4.4m in new catering & hospitality services

Event Industry News

The East of England Arena and Event Centre (EEAEC) has announced a major investment in hospitality services at the venue, awarding a £4.4m, 3 year contract to Amadeus to provide all hospitality catering at the venue, including weddings, banquets and corporate events across the venue’s newly refurbished conference centre, arena and exhibition centre. in new catering & hospitality services appeared first on Event Industry News.

ExCeL London Hospitality partners with Preoday to offer convenient food for exhibitors

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ExCeL London Hospitality, the official catering partner for ExCeL London, is working with technology provider Preoday to offer mobile and online ordering of food for exhibitors at the venue.

dmg events Middle East, Asia & Africa launches first geo-adapted hospitality event in Africa

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The Hotel Show Africa 2017 will boost a booming market that already has more than 350 new hotel projects in development dmg events – Middle East, Asia & Africa, a leading international exhibitions company, is set to launch its successful hospitality event brand in Africa.

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3 Hotels Using AI To Improve Guest Experience

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Venues hotels hospitality hotel concierge app AI concierge artificial intelligence AI guest experienceThe age of AI is here and it’s coming to a hotel near you soon. The AI concierge is the new best friend of travelers and hoteliers alike.

Battersea Evolution to host post-Christmas party for the Hospitality and Events Industry

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On Thursday 12th January 2017, Battersea Evolution in the heart of Battersea Park will host ‘Hospitality Rocks’, a post-Christmas party like no other. The post Battersea Evolution to host post-Christmas party for the Hospitality and Events Industry appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Why you Need to Spend More Time when Hiring Event Staff

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Hospitality and events with Smith & Wollensky

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The post Hospitality and events with Smith & Wollensky appeared first on Event Industry News. Despite only opening in Summer 2015, the quintessential New York steakhouse restaurant, Smith & Wollensky, has already established itself on the high-end dining scene in London.

4 Reasons to Flee the Country

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Who Leads in Promoting Women in Hotels?

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First, the not-so-sunny news: Women continue to get the short end of the stick in tourism and hospitality.

How Do You Measure Guest Experience?

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To gauge guest experiences and make data-driven decisions around improvements, Centerplate is working with management-consulting firm Griswold Hospitality Partners. Data Departments Magazine Centerplate Griswold Hospitality Partners The Hotel School

Visit Corus and Laura Ashley Hotels at The Conference & Hospitality Show

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The post Visit Corus and Laura Ashley Hotels at The Conference & Hospitality Show appeared first on Event Industry News. From conference facilities and event packages to relaxing getaways and award-winning food, with 8 perfectly placed venues across the UK, there’s something for everyone at Corus Hotels, whether you’re visiting for business or leisure. All the way from The Old Golf House Hotel in West Yorkshire to Corus Hyde Park in the bustling capital, each […].

The Clubhouse at Twickenham, Rugby’s Most Immersive Match-Day Hospitality Experience Launches

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The post The Clubhouse at Twickenham, Rugby’s Most Immersive Match-Day Hospitality Experience Launches appeared first on Event Industry News.

Marriott Pioneers Building Blocks to Fast Growth

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Tharaldson Hospitality Management opened the first one, a 97-room Fairfield Inn & Suites in Folsom, California, in December 2016. Modular building for the hospitality sector is an idea adapted from development already being implemented in Asia and Europe.

dmg events boosts team strength ahead of design and hospitality launches

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Future of event and hospitality technology on display at Cvent CONNECT Europe

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The post Future of event and hospitality technology on display at Cvent CONNECT Europe appeared first on Event Industry News.

See Justin Trudeau's Holographic Guest Appearance at a Hospital Benefit

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Guests attending a recent Toronto General & Western Hospital Foundation fund-raising benefit honoring Canadian cardiologist Dr. Heather Ross experienced an

5 Smart Moves at Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe, Choice Hotels and More

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In her new position, she’ll direct sales tactics for convention and leisure and be a prime point of contact for hospitality groups. Atrium Hospitality appointed Obed H. Morales joins Atrium Hospitality from his previous post at John Q Hammons Hotels & Resorts, where he served as general manager of Embassy Suites by Hilton Albuquerque Hotel & Spa for three years. Bruce Siegel. Bruce Siegel was tapped as the general manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe.

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8 Hot Event-Planning Buzzwords of 2017

Smart Meetings

Meeting Planning Trends Hotels & Hospitality Industry Trends meeting planning tipsEach year brings a new collection of buzzwords. These words usually indicate bigger trends and are often interrelated. Predictably, big trends impact all industries—including event planning.

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Embracing Otherness for Conference Uniqueness [Webinar]

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Want to know more on how you can infuse your conference culture with Radical Hospitality? Join us next Monday, October 24, 2016 at 2:00 PM EDT for our next free webinar, Developing Conference Radical Hospitality. Radical Hospitality.

Omni Extends Hunger Initiative Offer to Meeting Planners

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Say Goodnight to Hunger” is the largest campaign launched by a hospitality partner of Feeding America, a United States-based nonprofit organization. Hotels & Resorts News Hotels Hotels & Hospitality industry newsAfter donating 8.4

7 Changes Coming to Disney’s Epcot

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How to Negotiate: Room Blocks

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Deals Hotels & Resorts Meeting Planning Hotels & Hospitality Meeting Planners TipsBooking a block at a hotel is one of the biggest expenses on your budget—and one of the most important for your attendees. Here are a few tips on how to make the most of your negotiations.

5 New Hotel Amenities on the Rise

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Sleep better: With hotels in Seattle, San Diego, San Francisco, Portland and Chicago, Pineapple Hospitality group offers its guests The Naked Experience ™. Hotels & Resorts News Travel Trends Hotels & HospitalityForget the mini bar.

Kimpton Keeps Planners in Mind with Alexa-Equipped Guest Rooms

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Certainly, the hospitality industry will need to keep up with this growing demand. In fact, Bloomberg recently reported that Siri and Alexa are caught up in a fierce competition for hospitality industry dominance. Hotel Tech News Technology Brand News Hotels & Hospitality

Silent No More: Voice Search is 2018’s Next Big Thing

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Artificial intelligence , and how it processes voice data, is changing accessibility to the hospitality industry, and the future is here. The hospitality industry needs to be ready, White advocates. According to Google, 60 percent of searches from mobile devices are done by voice.