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Top Tips: How to Serve Millennial Travelers

Millennials working in the travel industry shared key insights into how the Millennial generation is traveling and tips on how to best to serve this growing demographic....

 

IACC Report Looks at Top 10 Meeting Tech Trends for 2015

“The balance between technology and in-person relationships is an interesting one, with a need to attain a balance of the two in order to plan and deliver successful meeting outcomes.”...

 

Cvent Report Studies Millennial Event Planners

Millennials value the venue’s cost as most influential, while members of older generations value the venue’s customer service department when sourcing their next meeting location....

 

How Associations Can Attract Millennial Members

Helen Burgess, marketing and membership manager at The Physiological Society, believes that associations need to tear down any obvious barriers to entry – even if that includes the membership fee....

 

CEIR, SISO Release Young Professional Exhibitor Needs and Preferences Study

CEIR has conducted research with young professional attendees since 2009. With funding from SISO, this first-ever initiative offers insights on young exhibitor attitudes and preferences about business-to-business exhibitions....

 

ICCA International Meetings Foundation Seminar to be Held in Melbourne

​The inaugural ICCA International Meetings Foundation Seminar (IMFS), formerly known as the Forum for Young Professionals, will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from February 22 - 23 prior to the Asia-Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME) in Australia....

 

VIDEO: "Decision to Attend Study" Dispels the Millennials Myth

Several industry associations have collaborated on a unique research project that studies not just attendee behavior, but the influencing factors of choosing the exhibitions, meetings and events they will attend....

 

Americas: Millennials Make Meetings Better for All

Innovations at meetings, the changes driven by younger attendees, are things that older meeting planners and attendees want, too....

 

How Hotels Are Reaching Out to Millennial Travelers

Desks are no longer as big as they would be at an office. Beds are now designed to accommodate sleeping and tapping away on laptops and tablets. And outlets and USB devices are as ubiquitous as light switches....

 

CONVENE -- Generation Y and the Future of Meetings

It’s time to stop fussing over the rise of Millennials and start looking at the ways they’ve already influenced meetings and conventions — from event design to F&B to technology....

 

Five Tips for Attracting Millennials to Your Event

The World PCO Alliance shared five tips for catching the eye--and holding the attention--of the next generation of event attendees....

 

CEIR Report: What do Young Event Attendees Want?

The Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) has teamed with the Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO) for the 2014 Young Professional Attendee Needs and Preferences Study, a comprehensive overview of the latest insights on what young attendee business professionals are looking to...

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