4 Helpful Tips for Americans Traveling to Turkey

SmartMeetings

Americans flying to Turkey could face difficulties now that the United States and Turkey have temporarily stopped issuing visas to each other’s citizens. Turkey also grants e-Visas, allowing travelers to obtain visas by applying online through gov.tr , but U.S.

Your Turkey Away from Home: Hotels Offering a Thanksgiving Meal

SmartMeetings

Dishes include the classics like roast turkey and pumpkin, but incorporate Indian staples and spices as well. Some options include roast turkey, sugar-glazed ham, a raw bar, cheese and charcuterie. Being away from home during the holidays can be tough.

ES Global talks turkey on interpreting the client brief

Event Industry News

The post ES Global talks turkey on interpreting the client brief appeared first on Event Industry News. Sara Bertie, Marketing Manager at temporary structure designers ES Global is presenting the second lecture in the Event Design Open Lecture Series at 5pm on Monday 1st October at the University of Westminster’s Marylebone Campus. Her lecture – part of the free lecture series aimed at educating industry professionals in all things related the experience design and technology.

6 Delicious Ways to Eat Those Thanksgiving Leftovers

Smart Meetings

Whether you’re a turkey or pie fan, there’s no arguing at the table when it comes to saving money and reducing waste.

5 Things Planners are Thankful for

SmartMeetings

Colorful turkey cut-outs and pumpkin-spiced everything should clue you in —Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Meeting Planning Quiz culture happy holiday list national optimistic planner poll professional pros seasonal thanksgiving thought Turkey vote

5 Things Planners are Thankful for

SmartMeetings

Colorful turkey cut-outs and pumpkin-spiced everything should clue you in —Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Meeting Planning Quiz Uncategorized culture happy holiday list national optimistic planner poll professional pros seasonal thanksgiving thought Turkey vote

Around the Farm: Farmers' Favorite Thanksgiving Traditions

Event Farm

Thanksgiving traditionally is a day to gather with friends and family, eat turkey, watch football, and—for some—brace for an early morning spent with other shoppers eager to find the best deals of the year. My favorite Thanksgiving tradition is the Turkey Bowl! My first Thanksgiving was very interesting—I’m allergic to turkey so there wasn’t really anything I could eat, but, of course, we didn’t discover that fact until it was too late.

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Smart AV, a leading audio visual technology supplier, shortlisted for two prestigious entries at Event Technology Awards

Event Industry News

For the 2015 Turkey tourism stand, we devised two new uses of audiovisual technology that would set the stand apart not just from previous years, but also from other designs that our […].

2019 Blockchain Events: The #1 Guide To Blockchain Conferences

Bizzabo

Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Turkey. Istanbul, Turkey. This is the Turkey installment of Bitcoin Conference. Istanbul, Turkey. Discover blockchain events and conferences happening throughout the world in 2019 and beyond.

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Take Your Meeting Outside in Monterey, California

Connect Your Meetings

Protected by the Bureau of Land Management, the former military base has an array of endangered and rare plant and animal species, including black-tailed deer, turkeys, bobcats, coyotes, badgers and red-tailed hawks. Situated about 100 miles south of San Francisco, Monterey is a historic and picturesque town along California’s rugged central coast.

How to Host Conferences at Unique Venues

Quickmobile

The conference begins tomorrow afternoon, and the ship is already en route to Turkey. In this situation, the event planner plays the travel agent by hopping on the internet to book the first flight out from Athens to Kusadasi, Turkey, and get the conference on track ASAP.

The World of Halal

PCMA Convene

We want to bring the whole world together through halal tourism,” Bilal Domah, HTC’s CEO, told journalists at this year’s conference, which was held in Konya, a city in Turkey’s Anatolia region that was the adopted home of the Sufi poet Rumi. Illustration by Carmen Segovia.

A Time to Give Thanks

a2z Innovation Insider

They rely heavily on the past but sometimes surprise us when we try something new or different (who knew fried turkey could taste so amazing).

Insta Love – Food Art Feathers & Blooms

Canadian Special Events

Mustafa Yankavi at Turkish Culinary, Antalya, Turkey. Seven Instagram Food Art Stars to Follow Now. By Stacy Wyatt.

The Evolution of the Wedding Industry

GatherHere

The 1900s : Dancing became a part of wedding celebrations, with phonographs providing music as guests danced the tango, turkey trot, and waltz. These days, it’s not uncommon for couples to spend over $30,000 on a wedding ceremony. But that wasn’t always the case.

dmg events appoints Chris Kilbee as Senior Vice President to lead Construction portfolio

Event Industry News

His tenure in Amsterdam included new launches in North America, Turkey, the UAE, South Korea and in a number of adjacent vertical markets. dmg events, the leading international events company, has announced the appointment of Chris Kilbee as Senior Vice President to lead its growing global construction portfolio. For the last 5 years, Chris has been based in Amsterdam with UBM where, as Group Director, he has led the growth and development of the company’s global Pharmaceutical portfolio.

Advanced Materials Congress Takes a ‘Knowledge Experience’ Cruise

PCMA Convene

The idea for an ocean-going congress was sparked in 2013, when IAAM hosted its event at an all-inclusive beach resort for the first time in Izmit, Turkey. The Advanced Materials Congress has been held on cruises — “a happy, kept environment” — for the past five years.

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4 Tricks to Eating Healthy on Business Trips

SmartMeetings

If you have access to a microwave, it’s possible to cook frozen shrimp and frozen vegetables or make popcorn, scrambled eggs, microwavable turkey bacon and soup (low-sodium). Planners know well how difficult adhering to a healthy diet can be on the road.

My New Favorite App: Monzo

PCMA Convene

So far this year, I have traveled to Austin (for PCMA’s Convening Leaders), Turkey, Singapore, Indonesia, Ireland, Austria, and Germany. My favorite app at the moment is Monzo. Available in the U.K.,

How to Promote Thanksgiving Events Online

Evvnt

Make sure your event features this important holiday element and whether you’ve got pumpkin pie, Autumnal drinks or a full turkey with all the trimmings, make sure you make the food a central part of your promotion strategy.” Thanksgiving is not a traditional British holiday, but since London is now very much an international city, there are great numbers of expats who are keen to celebrate this traditional American and Canadian holiday.

New & Renovated: Boutique, Stocked with Character

Smart Meetings

Add in self-serve, local craft beers and food offerings such as IPA-smoked bacon mac ‘n’ cheese and shiitake basil turkey burgers, and you might even feel like pulling an all-nighter. Extravagance and luxury are well and good.

Top 10 Most Beautiful Cities to Host a Meeting

SmartMeetings

Istanbul, Turkey. Watch out Texas, everything is bigger in Turkey! 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.

7 Sweet and Savory Late-Night Hotel Snacks

Smart Meetings

Dating back to the 1920s, guests would dance up a late-night appetite, so chef Fred Schmidt created this open-faced turkey sandwich with bacon and a delicate Mornay sauce.

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Free Meals Make a Comeback on Domestic Flights

SmartMeetings

For lunch and dinner, customers get their pick of the turkey combo, veggie wrap, or fruit and cheese plate. American Airlines has proclaimed it will begin offering free meals for economy passengers on certain U.S. flights, sending a ripple of joy through budget-minded flyers everywhere.

Food trends for events - local, healthy and experiential

Eventinterface

Stacy Goldberg, MPH, RN, BSN, CEO and Founder of Savorfull sees some of the following trends in the requests she received from businesses and conferences: Interesting jerky made from varying proteins such as chicken, venison, beef, turkey, pork with different flavors and seasonings, from sweet to savory. Chicken dinners and cheesecake are unfashionable, especially in event world.

Lumiere London is proud to announce the opening of its latest venue, The Embassy, on the prestigious Grosvenor Place in Belgravia

Event Industry News

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Texas Court Gobble-Gobbles New Federal Overtime Rules

BizBash

On this Thanksgiving Eve, contractors and other employers can take a breathe and gobble down some extra turkey and pumpkin pie without worrying about the new increases in overtime rules.

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What Are You Doing on Global Wellness Day?

SmartMeetings

First celebrated in 2012, in Turkey, Global Wellness Day will be honored this year in 100 countries at thousands of events. This year’s Global Wellness Day is June 10, and its organizers suggest we should all ask—even if for only one day—how we can live a healthier and better life.

Paradigm Hosts XMUS Festival in Canada’s Cottage Country

Canadian Special Events

Partners: Muskoka Brewery, Pasta Tree & Smoke House , Explorers Edge, Ontario Turkey, Photographer: Blue Camel 3D Photography.

Despite Restrictions, Travel to the U.S. Grows

SmartMeetings

Turkey and United Arab Emirates were among eight predominantly Muslim countries with such restrictions, which were imposed in March. Despite fears the Trump travel ban would hurt tourism , the number of travelers visiting the U.S. is up. International arrivals in May were 5.2

IELA Bom welcomes two new women onto board of management

Event Industry News

Turkey Christoph Rauch, managing director of BTG Messe-Spedition GmbH, Germany. The newly elected IELA board of management proudly confirms three women leaders in the exhibition logistics industry among its members: Mariane Ewbank, former IELA chairwoman 2016-2018, Priscilla Leong and Sandi Trotter, both new members elected for 2019-2021.

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5 Corporate Event Themes for Unforgettable Company Parties

Social Tables

Food: Corn dogs, funnel cakes, fries, turkey legs. When choosing a party theme for company get-togethers, corporate planners need to make sure that the theme is relevant and fun.

Reed Exhibitions announces definitive agreement to acquire Mack Brooks Exhibitions, opening window to new value for customers on three continents

Event Industry News

A broad programme of geo-cloning has successfully positioned many of these brands and related adjacencies outside Germany and the United Kingdom to include a presence today in countries including France, Italy, the United States, Mexico, China, Singapore, Thailand, India and Turkey.

Poke, Remixed Breakfast Among Latest Food Trends

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Wolfgang Puck Catering venues host breakfast burrito bars with a variety of tortillas plus fillings like scrambled eggs, black beans, avocado, roasted corn, turkey sausage, caramelized onions and more. Food trends change as often as fashion trends.

Cityscape joins forces with The Completely Group to launch Cityscape Marketplace UK

Event Industry News

Exhibitors representing Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Egypt, Turkey, U.S., Informa Markets, organiser of the Cityscape real estate events across the Middle East and North African region, has signed an agreement with The Completely Group to jointly organise Cityscape Marketplace UK.

Advanced Materials Congress Takes a ‘Knowledge Experience’ Cruise

PCMA Convene

The idea for an ocean-going congress was sparked in 2013, when IAAM hosted its event at an all-inclusive beach resort for the first time in Izmit, Turkey. The Advanced Materials Congress has been held on cruises — “a happy, kept environment” — for the past five years.

71 Airports May Be Affected by Possible Laptop Ban Expansion

SmartMeetings

Restrictions on laptops began in March , on flights from the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Turkey. European airports currently under consideration for an expanded ban on bringing laptops onto jetliner cabins can avoid this sanction, says U.S.

The Best of Louisville: Food

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English Grill This historic restaurant invented the Hot Brown: an open-faced turkey sandwich with bacon and a delicate Mornay sauce. FIRST-TIMER. It was originally cooked up to feed 1,500 nightly guests in the wee hours after The Brown Hotel ’s nightly dinner dance.

A mentor Thanksgiving

Plan Your Meetings

By now, you are likely stuffed full of turkey and contemplating a conference call with the couch, all while in a holiday-induced stupor. . But along with the thanks given around the dinner table, wouldn’t this be a good time to send out a note of thanksgiving to your mentor? Think about it.

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TOP 10 conferences to learn 2019 trends in the hospitality industry

Eventory

Where: Antalya, Turkey. It is held in a beautiful city of Antalya in a sunny Turkey. Have you ever wondered how innovations leading to success are born? Contrary to appearances, this is not primarily a matter of luck (although it also comes in handy) or the talent itself.