‘Seven Star’ Shanghai Hotel Lures the Elite

Smart Meetings

A new $516 million “seven star” hotel in Shanghai has become the destination of choice for many of China’s elite. Wang Sicong, the 28-year-old son of Wang Jianlin—China’s wealthiest man and the founder of Dalian Wanda Group—is considered by many as the brainchild behind the Shanghai property.

Best of British show takes Shanghai by storm

Event Industry News

The biggest exhibition ever of famous British brands and companies opened its doors in Shanghai today (Thursday) with the aim of forging closer business partnerships between the UK and China. The post Best of British show takes Shanghai by storm appeared first on Event Industry News.

Giant iTab expands into Asia Pacific markets following Mobile World Congress, Shanghai

Event Industry News

The Giant iTab Company is currently in discussions to sign contracts with five new partners, following Mobile World Congress in Shanghai. The post Giant iTab expands into Asia Pacific markets following Mobile World Congress, Shanghai appeared first on Event Industry News.

August 30, 2017: Trump Fires Longtime Event Organizer, C.F.D.A. Partners With A.C.LU. for New York Fashion Week, Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show Will Head to Shanghai

BizBash

TRUMP FIRES LONGTIME EVENT ORGANIZER: Donald Trump has fired longtime rally organizer George Gigicos, after low turnout at the

Choosing a Unique Event Venue To Make a Memorable Statement

Endless Events

China’s Shanghai Tower , and its amazing heights. As one of three signature skyscrapers in the Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone, the Shanghai Tower spirals upward, well above the skyline.

Freeman named an official provider for Mobile World Congress events globally

Event Industry News

At MWC Shanghai, Freeman will provide design and management services for the Innovation City, a central exhibition feature that showcases how mobile technology impacts virtually every aspect of life in a variety of vertical sectors. Freeman’s work at MWC Shanghai will begin in 2019.

Infographic: Latest Trends and Surprising Facts About Travel

Smart Meetings

More than 6,600 travelers in 14 international cities including Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Washington, DC, Toronto, London, Mexico City, Mumbai, Paris, Dubai, Tokyo, Shanghai and Munich participated in the online survey that show trends in traveler’s habits on the road. “It’s

Onsite Event Support: the Secret to Running a Seamless Event Experience

Eventmobi

As an EventMobi Support Specialist, I was requested to go onsite for a customer’s event in Shanghai, China. Many organizations are saying really great things about EventMobi’s event technology platform, including not-for-profits like Venture Out , associations like CSAE , and corporate brands like TD Bank. But the value of using EventMobi for your event doesn’t stop there.

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Marriott’s Global Luxury Profile to Dramatically Expand in 2017

Smart Meetings

Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort in November and is slated to make debuts in five destinations in 2017, including Shanghai, Changsha and Cairo. The brand has 33 hotels in the pipeline with six anticipated openings in places such as Tel Aviv, Panama City and Shanghai. W Tel Aviv rendering.

Check Out this Baker’s Dozen of New #ThePreferredLife Options

Smart Meetings

These properties span the globe, from Houston and Shanghai, to Vienna and Charleston and will join more than 650 properties in 85 countries under the Preferred quality standards and rewards program umbrella.

20 Can't-Miss VR and AR Events in 2018

Bizzabo

17) MWC - Mobile World Congress Shanghai. Location: Shanghai, China. Why You Should Attend: Originating from its founding conference in Barcelona, MWC Shanghai is the largest mobile phone conference in Asia. Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) are no longer a figment of our imaginations - they've come to life! We’ve compiled 20 events dedicated to VR and AR to keep you up to date and involved with this innovative and revolutionary technology.

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10+ Beautifully Designed Event Websites

Bizzabo

Even their copy has a sensual side: “We invite you into a world, suspended between the earth and the sky, to share passions and poetry from Shanghai to New York and Paris.” Often the event website is an attendees first encounter with an event. It can cause the first rumblings of hype (or dread). The web designer’s job is to master the event’s aura before the event even happens, capturing the scene in fonts, colors, and design.

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Greenbuild Goes Global

PCMA Convene

In China, Greenbuild will be hosting an expo independent of any partnerships in Shanghai on Oct. The world’s largest show dedicated to green buildings is about to get even bigger. Half of all of our new LEED projects are happening outside of the U.S.,”

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Greenbuild Goes Global

PCMA Convene

In China, Greenbuild will be hosting an expo independent of any partnerships in Shanghai on Oct. The world’s largest show dedicated to green buildings is about to get even bigger. Half of all of our new LEED projects are happening outside of the U.S.,”

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Miami Beach Visitor and Convention Authority Honored by World Travel Awards

Smart Meetings

Competing against other top destinations, Miami Beach was chosen by more than 1 million industry voters over Auckland Tourism, Cancun Convention & Visitors Bureau, Cape Town Tourism, Rio Convention & Visitors Bureau, Shanghai Municipal Tourism Administrative Commission and Visit London.

5 Hot Luxury Properties Slated to Open

Smart Meetings

Bulgari Hotel Shanghai is in the heart of the city, but in a peaceful riverside location. Five luxury properties—ranging from relaxing resorts to urban landmarks—have been identified as the world's next great upscale hotels by experiential travel network Virtuoso.

Top 10 Most Beautiful Cities to Host a Meeting

Smart Meetings

Shanghai, China. 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.

Omnicom creates Global Experiential Practice Area

Event Industry News

Omnicom Experiential Group will include 1600 practitioners across 29 offices in 16 countries with leadership in five global hubs: London, Milwaukee, Paris, Sao Paulo and Shanghai. Omnicom (NYSE: OMC) today announced the launch of Omnicom Experiential Group, a connected collection of Omnicom experiential agencies that will form a borderless experiential network. This globally diverse group includes best-in-class agencies Auditoire, “DOIT!”, GMR Marketing, “Luxury Makers” and TRO.

Top 15 Hotel Brands Win Popular Vote

Smart Meetings

The Peninsula Hotels can hold meetings at its properties in Chicago, New York City, Paris, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, Tokyo, Bangkok, Manila and Beverly Hills, California. Auberge du Soleil, Napa Valley, California. The people have spoken.

CVB Marketing Genius Makes Headlines

Smart Meetings

Miami Beach was chosen by more than 1 million industry voters over Auckland Tourism, Cancun Convention & Visitors Bureau, Cape Town Tourism, Rio Convention & Visitors Bureau, Shanghai Municipal Tourism Administrative Commission and Visit London. Seattle.

The 5 Biggest Pitfalls of Hosted Buyer Programs

Converve

Trade show organizers that see themselves purely as space rental companies are under pressure. More and more exhibitors question the return-on-invest of their trade show participations.

A Guide To Doing Business in China

PCMA Convene

You can go to Shanghai and see architecture that is light-years ahead of the rest of the world. When you go to Beijing, Shanghai, or any big city in the country, you will find markets everywhere.

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Destination Hotels and Commune Hotels & Resorts Become Two Roads Hospitality

Smart Meetings

Co-owned by Lowe Enterprises and Geolo Capital, Two Roads Hospitality is headquartered in Denver, Colorado, with offices in San Francisco, New York, Singapore and Shanghai.

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

PCMA Convene

IPAC rotates among continents, and when Hutton volunteered to organize the next North American event, he was stymied as to what destination might rival recent hosts such as Kyoto, Japan, and Shanghai, China. “I

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10 Smart Moves in the Meetings Industry: August 16, 2016

Smart Meetings

Prior to that, he was vice president of operations and general manager for Interstate’s China Division, and managed DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Shanghai-Pudong. Cindy Hart. Cindy Hart joined Hotel Boulderado in Boulder, Colorado , as director of sales and marketing. She has been a development leader in the hotel sales industry for more than 20 years, most recently as director of sales for Saratoga Resort and Spa in Wyoming.

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