December/January 2016
issue
Cover Story Technology, Mobile and Work Force Demographics Will Impact the Meetings Industry By

Industry leaders reflect on the key trends that meeting and convention planners should have on their radar.

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Features
Event Engagement Strategies to Win Over the Next Generation of Membership By

The long-term vitality of a trade association and its meetings requires a particular focus on millennials.

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A Game Plan Is Essential to Keep People Safe and Secure By

The challenges of risk management for association planners may be complicated by the independent nature of membership.

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More Cities Build Health Care Hubs to Attract Medical Meetings By

Medical educational opportunities for health care association meetings are expanding throughout the U.S.

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December/January 2016
issue
Cover Story Technology, Mobile and Work Force Demographics Will Impact the Meetings Industry By

Industry leaders reflect on the key trends that meeting and convention planners should have on their radar.

Full Story
Features
Event Engagement Strategies to Win Over the Next Generation of Membership By

The long-term vitality of a trade association and its meetings requires a particular focus on millennials.

Full Story
A Game Plan Is Essential to Keep People Safe and Secure By

The challenges of risk management for association planners may be complicated by the independent nature of membership.

Full Story
More Cities Build Health Care Hubs to Attract Medical Meetings By

Medical educational opportunities for health care association meetings are expanding throughout the U.S.

Full Story
  • Snapshots
    ASAE Technology Conference & Expo ASAE hosted its 10th Technology Conference & Expo, December 14–16, at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center at National Harbor, Maryland. With a total of 1,292 total participants, it was the highest attendance ever. Pictured: Speaker Rick Smolan, CEO of Against All Odds Productions, and (r) ASAE’s CIO Reggie Henry, CAE, discuss the impact of big data.
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    ASAE Technology Conference & Expo David Jovel and Jacqueline Abunassar from Real Magnet discuss their email marketing software with attendees.
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    ASAE Technology Conference & Expo Amy Adler and Roseanne Brown, with Community Associations Institute, enjoy the 10th Anniversary Party.
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    ASAE Technology Conference & Expo (L to r) Wes Trochlil with Effective Database Management LLC, David Gammel with Entomological Society of America, Dave Coriale with DelCor Technology Solutions and Howard Pollock with Abila at the 10th Anniversary Party.
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    ASAE Technology Conference & Expo Rachel Vogus, with the CFA Institute, at the learning labs.
  • Snapshots
    Expo! Expo! IAEE's Annual Meeting & Exhibition Students from Johnson & Wales University enjoy Expo! Expo! IAEE’s Annual Meeting & Exhibition 2015, held December 1–3 in Baltimore. This year’s event attracted 2,328 attendees to the Baltimore Convention Center.
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    Expo! Expo! IAEE's Annual Meeting & Exhibition The gavel passes from 2015 IAEE Chairperson Megan Tanel, CEM, to 2016 IAEE Chairperson Julia Smith, CEM, CTA.
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    Expo! Expo! IAEE's Annual Meeting & Exhibition (L to r) Una Kilberg, CMP, CEM, Oncology Nursing Society; Kelli Lusk, Experient; and Alexandra D’Imperio, Door & Hardware Institute, pose for the IAEE photographer.
industry
events

February 7-9, 2016
MPI European Meetings & Events Conference
Copenhagen, Denmark
972-702-3051
www.mpiweb.org

February 8, 2016
Convention Sales Professionals International (CSPI)
2016 Annual Conference
Washington, DC
609-269-2461
www.cspionline.org

February 9, 2016
DMAI Destinations Showcase
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, DC
202-296-7888
www.destinationsshowcase.com

February 10-11, 2016
Convene
Baltic Sea Region Exhibition for Meetings, Events and Incentives
Lithuanian Exhibition and Congress Centre LITEXPO
Vilnius, Lithuania
www.convene.lt

February 10-12, 2016
The 4th Annual Global Pharmaceutical and Medical Meetings Summit
Philadelphia Marriott Downtown
Philadelphia, PA
800-767-9499
www.globalmedicalmeetings.com

February 10-12, 2016
AMC Institute Annual Meeting
Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel and Spa
Anaheim, CA
215-564-3484
www.amcinstitute.org

February 11-13, 2016
ADMEI Annual Conference
Skirvin Hilton
Oklahoma City, OK
937-586-3727
www.admeinternational.org

February 22-24, 2016
Meetings Africa
Sandton Convention Centre
Johannesburg
South Africa
+27 11 431 4126
www.meetingsafrica.co.za

February 22-24, 2016
CGMP Congress
The DoubleTree by Hilton Washington, DC-Crystal City
Arlington, VA
703-549-0892
www.sgmp.org

February 25, 2016
Attendee Acquisition Roundtable
Washington, DC
www.lippmanconnects.com/aar

For the full Industry Events Calendar, click here.

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