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Venue ventilation for COVID-19

Conferences that Work

Attention, meeting planners! Safe meeting venue ventilation for COVID-19 is critical. As we start thinking about returning to in-person events, it’s crucial to check that venues are upgrading their HVAC systems to handle potentially virus-infused air.

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Top Pick Venues for Meetings

Unique Venues

In search of a great large or small office space to host an off-site meeting for your company? At Unique Venues, we have so many options for you to choose from. The University of Central Oklahoma is another adaptable location to host your next meeting.

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New Year, Great Venues for Meeting Planners in 2023

Smart Meetings

But for meeting planners it may sound like, “New Year, New Venue!”. If meeting planners are aiming to leave attendees immersed in glamor and luxury, booking The Ritz-Carlton is always a good bet. For meeting planners seeking spring in the winter season, Florida answers the call.

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Competent logistics are the new meeting minimum

Conferences that Work

My work at a pre-con is different from that of a typical meeting planner since I focus on the meeting’s design and facilitation. I’ve been convening meetings for decades, though, so I know a fair amount about meeting planning.

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venue spotlight: convene 22 bishopsgate

SevenEvents

purposefully designed for the future of work in a contemporary and comfortable environment, the venue is split over the 3 rd and 4 th floors with floor-to-ceiling windows that look across the city. the space offers 50,000 square feet of dedicated meeting rooms for events of up to 406 people.

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Design your meeting BEFORE choosing the venue!

Conferences that Work

I love my meeting design clients, but there is one mistake I see them making over and over again. Clients invariably ask me to help design their meeting after they’ve chosen a venue! Related posts: Help Wanted—Venues for my participation techniques workshops! Do you own or know of venues that would be suitable for holding my 1½ day participation techniques workshops? Event design meeting design venue contracting venue selection

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venue spotlight – warwick castle

SevenEvents

this is the largest room in the castle, and a stunning venue fit for gala dinners and drinks receptions and has been holding banquets since the 15th century. there is ample space for food vendors, bars, stages and entertainment, making this historic venue unbeatable.

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etc venue st paul’s

SevenEvents

we recently visited etc venue st paul’s with one of our clients. there are various etc venues across london, new york, birmingham and manchester. they have evolved into a leading global meeting venue provider.

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venue spotlight: the londoner

SevenEvents

from corporate meetings to staff parties, this venue can cater for various types of events. The post venue spotlight: the londoner appeared first on Seven Events. Event Management General Hotel Venue Finding #newvenues Events venue finding

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Calgary TELUS Convention Centre: Reimagining Meeting Space [Venue Review]

EventMB

Designing a great event experience starts with finding a venue that serves your event goals in a city that appeals to your attendees. The post Calgary TELUS Convention Centre: Reimagining Meeting Space [Venue Review] by EventMB Studio Team appeared first on [link]. Event Venues review Venue venue review eventvenuesFor event planners, it’s a delicate balance between finding a functional space and finding a place that will excite their audience.

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Venue Risk Assessment for Events During (And After) COVID-19

Picatic by Eventbrite

As we slowly return to live events, it’s important to determine if your pre-pandemic, tried-and-true venues can still meet safety requirements for your area. Event Planning May Resources and Tools COVID-19 Recovery Event Safety Event Venue

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Top Pick Venues that Host Hybrid Meetings

Unique Venues

Research shows over 50% of all meetings are currently remote causing thousands to suffer from the very unscientific term “Zoom Fatigue.” Hybrid meetings are more than just remote meetings full of individual faces on your laptop.

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State of Virtual Meeting Tools

Smart Meetings

Even as in-person meetings continue to reemerge with a vengeance, virtual meetings have taken a primary position in the event professional toolbox. Yes, hybrid meetings are more complicated and costly, but virtual is here to stay without a doubt,” he said.

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17,000-strong safe meeting venue database

Prestige Events Magazine

The business events industry will come together today to celebrate Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID), an international day of advocacy showcasing the value that business meetings, trade shows, incentive travel, exhibitions, conferences and conventions bring to people, businesses and communities.

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Meetings Recovery Continues Upward Trajectory, According to New Report

Smart Meetings

In the report of 98 global venue operators, Europe (including Sweden, the United Kingdom, Denmark, Belgium, and the Netherlands) and the Americas are showing encouraging signs of a meetings industry increasingly seeing itself in a better place as the weeks pass by.

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The meeting industry new normal – Part 3

Conferences that Work

The old meeting industry normal is long over, and many event professionals are still hoping and waiting for a new normal. In October 2020 I wrote two posts [1 , 2 ] about what a meeting industry new normal might look like. Holding in-person meetings: what do we now know? Here’s a quick overview of what I see as the relative risks involved in attending in-person meetings at this point. Understandably, people want to connect at in-person meetings.

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Road to Recovery: The 2021 Guide to Safer Meetings for Hotels and Venues

Skift

Skift Take: Traditional in-person meetings were paused in 2020, but innovation within the industry flourished out of necessity. Cvent’s new eBook details everything you need to know about conducting safer meetings as hotels and venues begin to recover.

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Hotels Raise Rates and Meeting Planners Scramble

Skift Meetings

Paul Cook Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings. Event Management Destinations International Edge Venues Great Potential hotel ratesSkift Take: Higher lodging costs are complicating the already tricky task of planning an event.

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How venues can support meeting design

Gallus Events

I was recently referred to a hotel in Barcelona as a “meeting design expert” I popped along and had a look at a good (if rather too traditional) meetig space. I met with a couple of their senior team and tried to get handle on their interest in meeting design. Now this type of meeting is nothing new, or interesting in itself, but the conversation was, I believe, very typical of the understanding and mis-understanding that venues have of meeting design.

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Sustainable Meetings Through Renewable Concepts

Smart Meetings

Sustainability is now required at meetings as attendees are demanding an environmentally conscious event. Curbing pollutants has become part of the meeting professional job description, but how does one to do so at in-person and virtual events in a meaningful and cost-effective way?

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Top Pick Historic Venues

Unique Venues

Historic venues are an enchanting location to hold a corporate meeting, wedding reception or conference. Filled with stunning architecture and endless charm, these venues will impress your guests and create an unforgettable event for all involved.

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Venue Ideas: Choosing the Best Event Location

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Whether you are holding a lavish corporate party or an intimate meeting, the location of your event can […]. Event Planning & Promotion Event Venues

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Venue Fail

Gallus Events

And you have meeting rooms with this view. If event planners want meetings to deliver value to their attendees, they have to stop using meeting rooms like this. If venues really want to run great meetings they have to give more thought to the spaces they create. Hilton Davos, your meeting rooms could have looked out onto the Swiss Alps! Venue Fail. And all of this was down to the venue. I’d love to see other venue fails!

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Meet Up with Churchill

Smart Meetings

Here are four venues in which to catch a Churchillian vibe. of total event space, options range from an intimate meeting for 12 in their executive boardroom or a reception for 50 at Winston’s on the Beach, to an outdoor event for 175 at the Lido Terrace or indoor venues for larger groups.

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Top Pick Entertainment Venues

Unique Venues

We’ve done some legwork for you and hand-selected some of our Top Picks for Entertainment Venues – great places for you to host your next professional or social gathering! There are so many unique spaces throughout the U.S. to entertain a crowd and throw a memorable celebration.

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COVID-19, in-person meetings, and wishful thinking

Conferences that Work

COVID-19 has virtually eliminated in-person meetings: our industry’s bread and butter. In order to overcome the many significant challenges created by the coronavirus, the meeting industry has made valiant efforts to rethink in-person meetings.

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Providers of Trendy Meeting Venues Lure Planners Away from Boring Conference Halls

Skift

Venues' Fenchurch Street property in London. Venues Skift Take: When it comes to meeting spaces, ambience is becoming almost as important as functionality. Venues and Convene are starting to expand. The lounge at Etc.

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12 New Green Venues for Meetings and Events in 2019

BizBash

These new and renovated convention centers, hotels, restaurants, and other event venues are making a commitment to eco-friendly events

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venue spotlight – pavilion club knightsbridge

SevenEvents

this private members club makes for the perfect setting for your next meeting or event. spread across 3 floors, the first floor is strictly for members of the pavilion club, and the ground floor is where you can find the library with small meeting rooms to be used for intimate events.

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The Continued Importance of Outdoor Meetings 

Smart Meetings

While 2022 is in full swing, the meetings and event industry is continuing to navigate best practices regarding safe meetings and social gatherings during the Covid-19 pandemic. One trend that we are continuing to see is that of outdoor meetings.

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Should meetings be efficient?

Conferences that Work

Should meetings be efficient ? “Yes” say thousands of books on how to improve business meetings. But “No”, when we’re taking about most meeting industry events. Obviously there are aspects of meeting events that should be efficient whenever possible.

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Does the Meetings Industry Have a Complacency Problem?

Smart Meetings

And this goes beyond meeting planning. But it’s a big problem in the meetings industry.”. The world flipped on its head and meetings were impacted negatively. Planners] should include it in RFPs, too, so venues know the planner and their organizations take it seriously.

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sustainable london venues

SevenEvents

a perfect venue for conferences , photoshoots, product launches, meetings and receptions, the spaces are suitable for 20 – 2000 guests. the venue has earned the achievements ‘outstanding’ from breeam and ‘platinum’ from leed.

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Top Pick Southern California Meeting & Event Venues

Unique Venues

Our Top Picks for Southern California Meeting and Event Venues provide everything you would expect in Southern California -- and so much more. An executive conference room is available for meetings of up to 25.

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New and Renovated: Waterfront Meets

Smart Meetings

Ten meeting rooms and nearly 10,000 sq. of meeting space are on offer. More : New and Renovated: Metropolitan Meetings. The post New and Renovated: Waterfront Meets appeared first on Smart Meetings. Balboa Bay Resort , Newport Beach, California.

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Hybrid Future: How Venues Are Adapting

Endless Events

You read it right – we’re finally tackling the topic of hybrid venues! And this, of course, includes venues! But as we previously discussed , venues are already preparing for this through the GBAC Star Accreditation. Hybrid Venues: Broadcasting Time!

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Pennsylvania Meeting & Event Venues

Unique Venues

” It’s the official state motto of the state of Pennsylvania, which is of course famous for hosting the meeting of delegates that resulted in the U.S. All of these amenities can be found in many meeting and event spaces across Pennsylvania. Here, modern features are also key with the college offering more than 60 meeting facilities, open green spaces, and intuitive technology and multimedia systems, not to mention close proximity to several major metropolitan areas.

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Venues, Organizers Donate Food From Canceled Meetings

PCMA Convene

Takeaways: Meeting planners should look to their food service partners for ideas on donating leftover food from events canceled due to the COVID-19 outbreak or other reasons. Chefs serve victims of and first responders to the Nashville tornadoes in early March.

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Lime Venue Portfolio launches Meetings for Change

Event Industry News

Lime Venue Portfolio has launched a new initiative to meeting and event organisers that will underline its commitment to sustainability within the industry. The commitments outlined by Lime Venue Portfolio are: 1.

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Lime Venue Portfolio joins ABPCO

Event Industry News

Lime Venue Portfolio is looking to grow its partnerships within the association meetings community by joining ABPCO.

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