As Tourists Flock to Thailand, the Country’s Meetings and Events Sector Will Benefit


Skift Take: As meeting planners worldwide look for unique venues and programming that will wow attendees, Thailand is stepping up its meetings and incentives efforts.

Top 10 Venues in Bangkok, Thailand


With over 20 million visitors per year , it’s no surprise that Bangkok is a top meeting and event city and is filled with unique venues for planners to choose from. To help meeting and event planners find the best venues, places to stay, and things to do in Bangkok, we’ve created this guide.

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Report Shows Convention Centers More Eco-Conscious than Ever


All of the participating venues hold a sustainability certification or accreditation. North American venues that participated include the Atlantic City Convention Center in New Jersey; Austin Convention Center in Texas; Boston Convention & Exhibition Center; Calvin L.

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Meet London Summer Event Show sponsors, Yes Entertainment

Event Industry News

We are preferred supplier for entertainment at a growing number of venues across London including The Tower Hotel, The Royal Horseguards Hotel, Marriott County Hall, Royal Institution of British Architects and many more.

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7 Smart Moves at Hotel Crescent Court and More

Smart Meetings

He’s based in Thailand and will help planners with site selection and contract negotiation throughout the Asian market. Jiwalai was most recently director of sales at Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort in Thailand. More : 6 Smart Moves: Wellness Edition.

tappit continues global expansion with new Barcelona team and APAC partnerships

Event Industry News

tappit, the only truly global cashless solution specialist for sports, festivals and other global entertainment venues, is continuing an impressive 12 month period of European growth with the opening of a new office in Barcelona, Spain. We can’t wait to help events and venues in Spain and beyond provide a more enjoyable experience for fans.”.

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London Christmas Party Show Preview: YES Entertainment, an entertainment & events agency run by performers

Event Industry News

We have organised acts for client events in Portugal, Spain, Thailand, United Arab Emirates and the United States. We are preferred supplier for entertainment and other event services at many hotel and unique venues across the UK including Amba Hotels, Guoman Hotels, Marriott and more.

Claire Smith, CMP, Chair, 2018 PCMA Board of Directors

PCMA Convene

or a business events professional in Bangkok, Thailand. We do ourselves a bit of a disservice when we talk about business events based on the individual roles that we play — “I am a venue” or “I am a registration and housing manager.”

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Clareville and Miguel Neves of Social Media Chefs form partnership

Event Industry News

Clareville, the London based PR and media relations consultancy, and the Social Media Chefs, led by Miguel Neves, (pictured left), the well-known social media expert, have joined together to offer a comprehensive and coordinated worldwide service to destinations, venues, hotels and event technology specialists. Two of the leading names in the meetings and incentive travel media worldwide have formed a partnership.

Foreign Adventures: 6 Hotels Worth a Journey


It’s a 600-square-foot venue for up to 30 persons (20 at the conference table) that affords the latest teleconferencing and audiovisual tech.

Why Attendees Keep Coming Back

PCMA Convene

With such a huge turnout, venue capacity and facilities are obviously key. The usual venue, Singapore EXPO, is now even more accessible with two train lines stopping there. By Marisa Jampathong.

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Foreign Adventures: 6 Hotels Worth a Journey


It’s a 600-square-foot venue for up to 30 persons (20 at the conference table) that affords the latest teleconferencing and audiovisual tech.

Rx for Better Health: Take 2 Hours Outside

PCMA Convene

Participants at the 2017 Global Professionals Conference APAC in Bangkok, Thailand, got a bit of nature when they did a team-building exercise that involved planting rice.

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Global exhibitions market forecast to grow 5% to 2022 with continued high growth from emerging markets countering a modest gain for mature regions

Event Industry News

Southeast Asian markets such as Vietnam, Thailand and the Philippines present attractive untapped opportunities but are somewhat constrained by venue capacity in the short term. Globex 2018, to be published on 5 November 2018, will show that 2017’s global exhibitions market growth was boosted by continued high growth in emerging markets, while mature markets continued to trade in an improved macroeconomic environment.

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These Destinations Are Using Virtual Reality to Put You in Their Place

PCMA Convene

The emphasis on movement applies to meeting venues as well: “We’re capturing our best venues in use, with people in them — how you would experience it if you were at that event. and “Top 10 Outdoor Venues in L.A.,” For DMOs and venues, that means focusing on what’s important.

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Report: World’s Top Meetings Destinations in 2018


percent) and Thailand (11.5 VIPARIS Meeting Cluster in Paris has fully renovated one of its 10 venues, Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, making it the largest convention center in Europe, with the capacity to hold up to 35,000 delegates.

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25 Things You Didn’t Know About Gerilyn Horan

Connect Your Meetings

The destination at the top of my travel bucket list is… Southeast Asia: Thailand and Vietnam. I think the biggest challenge to hosting a meeting/conference/event is… considering what is going to resonate most with the largest swath of your audience from venue, food, education, etc. Gerilyn Horan must have been destined for great things in hospitality. After all, her first job with Hilton Hotels was at the famed Waldorf-Astoria in New York City.

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Heather Seasholtz’s Unconventional Path to Personal, Professional Fulfillment

PCMA Convene

Heather Seasholtz meets an elephant during PCMA’s 2017 Global Professionals Conference in Bangkok, Thailand. She will be part of “Negotiating Beyond the Typical Venue Contract” on January 7 at 3:30 p.m. Heather Seasholtz.

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Insights from The Lord of Events?-?QnA with Jason Allan Scott

Hubilo Blog

But it was two young women ( Justine and Jo) who were working at 2 event venues in London who convinced me to try my skills in events. I had a mid-life crisis at 29 I sold my business, teaching swimming in Thailand and had returned to South Africa to a terrible divorce. .

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Essential conferences for event planners in 2017

Plan Your Meetings

PYM LIVE Events are the fastest way for meeting and event planners to research meeting venues, network and learn from their peers, play with new event technology and establish important business relationships. September 26-28, Bangkok, Thailand.

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Takeaways From a Biennial Global Event: Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019

Hubilo Blog

In VG 2019, the partner countries included Australia, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Japan, Morocco, Norway, Poland, South Africa, South Korea, Thailand, The Netherlands, UAE, and Uzbekistan. Despite the crowd, my entry into the venue was hassle free.

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Where You’d Least Expect Them

PCMA Convene

In 2016, the renowned international university programming tournament — attended by student competitors, coaches, and parents — took place in Phuket, Thailand. During the three-day event, Paducah used more than 20 venues to show off the best aspects of the city.

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2019 Tech Conferences: The #1 Tech Events Guide


Bangkok, Thailand. BE Midmarket CIO Forum is an engaging, informative, and social venue for IT Solution Providers who are focused on technologies for the midmarket. The most authoritative 2019 tech conferences directory on the web. Period.

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Inside the Largest Conservation Conference in the World

PCMA Convene

In previous years we’ve had to go to some outside venues, and that increased the logistical challenges,” Lahmann said.

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