Hyundai FanDome a perfect fixture for Portugal fans

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May 15, 2017: L.A. Olympic Bid Seeks to Cut Costs by Using Existing Venues, President of Oscar Board Won't Seek Re-Election, Portugal Scores Its First Eurovision Win


OLYMPIC BID SEEKS TO CUT COSTS BY USING EXISTING VENUES: Los Angeles's 2024 Olympic bid is opting for

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‘Best of the Best’ Hotels Named for 2017

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Other winners: Best Achievement in Design: Six Senses Douro Valley , Lamego, Portugal. Naming the “best of the best” in the hospitality world is no job for the meek, but international luxury travel network Virtuoso Hotels & Resorts did the deed—again.

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New Study: Almost 70% of Professional Event Speakers are Male


Belgium (13 percent) and Portugal (14 percent) rounded out the bottom-three. We analyzed event data from thousands of events over the past five years and discovered that events still have a long way to go when it comes to gender diversity.

Visit San Jose Makes Adventurous Food a Star at Convention Center

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13, Team San Jose in California celebrated the first of what it hopes will be many Michelin-starred restaurants, at Adega in the heart of Little Portugal. San Jose’s foodie scene has come a long way since three brothers living there in 1953 invented the Eggo Waffle. On Sept.

Top Travel Ideas for 2018, Survey Says

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Portugal. Before deciding where to meet next, why not think out of the binder? Post-meeting surveys and other tried-and-true analyses certainly have their place, but site decisions can almost always benefit from a little creative input.

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Farmer of the Year: Melissa Spitz of DigitasLBi

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A vineyard is technically a farm, and that would probably take me back to Portugal, where I traveled for my honeymoon. Event professionals are notorious for their incredibly hectic and often stressful schedules. When they’re not.

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Tech Star: Sinead Murphy, Director of Live Events, Web Summit

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Web Summit, an internet tech conference held in Portugal, has seen exponential growth since it launched as a meetup for 400 tech investors in 2010.

Executive Dishes about Marriott at IMEX America

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He also pointed to Tribute Portfolion Homes, a pilot project in London (soon expanding to Lisbon, Portugal) that offers curated, luxury homes with a local host who acts like “a personal concierge.”

A Night at the Museum

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15–17, in Porto, Portugal. A lucky winner had all night to drink in the works of great Dutch masters. Photo Credit Rijksmuseum. The Rijksmuseum opened in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, in 1885, housing paintings by such Dutch masters as Rembrandt and Vermeer.

5 Major Trends for Luxury Travel in 2017

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South Africa, Colombia and Portugal are just a few of the trending destinations in the 2017 Virtuoso Luxe Report. South Africa’s Tswalu Kalahari and Six Senses Douro Valley in Portugal are two of the stellar luxury hotel and resort options in these emerging destinations.

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Easyfairs continues Gleanin rollout

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After experiencing success using Gleanin Connect across a number of visitor acquisition campaigns for its events portfolio run out of the UK during 2016, Easyfairs has now implemented the platform on over 50 of its events taking place this year in Asia, Africa, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, The Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK and the US.

ICCA Names Top 20 Association Meeting Cities

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Portugal rose two places to tie with Canada for tenth place. Portugal. ICCA, the International Congress and Convention Association, has released its annual rankings of top meeting cities and countries , and there have been quite of a few shake-ups among the top 10 meeting destinations.

Festival Insights 2018: International festival experiences on the up

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The standout destination globally was Hungary with a 773% growth in festival visitors, but festivals in Portugal (127%), Spain (132%), Belgium (120%) and the Netherlands (104%) have all seen massive growth in 2018. Festicket, the world’s largest online booking portal for music festivals, has shared its annual industry findings as the summer season draws to a close.

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Case Study: How EventMobi’s Event App Made Our Corporate Retreat The Best Experience Ever


The agenda could be displayed in both list and calendar formats and also worked in offline mode, which was a huge benefit because we didn’t always have access to WIFI and roaming charges in Portugal would have been a big hit to the budget!

Top 10 Most Beautiful Cities to Host a Meeting

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Lisbon, Portugal. Get your passport ready! Conde Nast Traveler has released a list of the 50 Most Beautiful Cities in the World, many of which would make great meeting destinations. The list highlights cities rich in history, architecture and natural beauty.

5 Distinctive New Venues in 2016

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Built in 1909, Lisbon, Portugal’s Tejo Power Station supplied the city with electricity for decades. It seems like a new event space opens every hour, but it’s rare to find a true attention grabber. So we’ve found them for you: . One World Observatory / New York City .

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5 Distinctive New Venues in 2016

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Built in 1909, Lisbon, Portugal’s Tejo Power Station supplied the city with electricity for decades. It seems like a new event space opens every hour, but it’s rare to find a true attention grabber. So we’ve found them for you: . One World Observatory / New York City .

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2019 Marketing Conferences: The #1 Marketing Events Guide


Lisbon, Portugal. Attending conferences is one of the best ways to stay ahead in the ever-changing marketing industry. At these events, you will learn from the top industry executives while networking with marketing professionals just like yourself.

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10 things successful planners do every day


Whether I pull decor details from Portugal or a menu idea from Peru, experiencing other cultures ignites my creativity. Take advice from these successful meeting and event planners. See how their daily routines and behaviors make them successful in their jobs. CAROLINE KAY.

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7 Game-changing Coworking Companies

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Locations: Portland, Oregon; Lake Tahoe, California; Santa Cruz, California; Venice Beach, California; San Diego; Haleiwa, Oahu Island, Hawaii; New York City; Rincon, Puerto Rico; Bejuco, Costa Rica; Bali, Indonesia; Lisbon, Portugal. Working from home always seems like a good idea until it’s not. Logging in from the comfort of your pajamas might sound delightful, but those who have taken a WFH day know it can be a double-edge sword. Distractions are abundant and structure sparse.

Teaming of Business Events, Startups Hooks New Audiences

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It’s not a big surprise that the 55,000 attendees at Web Summit, a global technology conference in November in Lisbon, Portugal, could encounter pitches — brief talks where startup founders and entrepreneurs present their most innovative and investment-worthy ideas — at almost any hour of the day.

2019 Tech Conferences: The #1 Tech Events Guide


The most authoritative 2019 tech conferences directory on the web. Period. Searching for top technology events to attend in 2019? Or looking to wrap up 2018 with an exceptional conference? Scouring the internet for event information could be an overwhelming task.

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City Guide – Chicago


With influences from Portugal, Spain, Lebanon, and the Mediterranean, Eden ’s Creative New American fare has received well-deserved praise since its 2016 opening. With over 75 distinct neighborhoods in Chicago, The Windy City is one of the U.S.’s

5 Midsize Cities Using Their Local Knowledge Economies to Bring In Meetings

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Why go from Portugal to North Carolina’s eighth-most-populous city? In many cases, bigger isn’t always better: cars, personal technology, portion size — and, increasingly, cities.

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