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Making Your Event Stand Out

February 23, 2012 by Christine Otsuka

Whether you’re planning an intimate executive retreat or a conference for thousands, there are a few things you can do to help differentiate your event.

News

2012 Market Report

February 23, 2012 by Don Douloff
The Stewart meeting room, in the Thompson Toronto.

Planners’ forecasts for 2012 have been tempered by reality and brought back to earth, due, no doubt, to the brutal economic downturn of the last three-plus years.

Opinion

Social Media Marketing on a Budget

January 12, 2012 by Don Douloff
KevinDurkee

When it comes to social media marketing, even a bite-sized budget can yield super-sized results, with a bit of research and an understanding of your customers’ tastes.

Opinion

I Never Thought This Could Happen to Me

December 15, 2011 by Steve Dempsey, Business Information Group

More and more, professionals and consumers use Social Media as their first point of reference and research before reaching out via e-mail or phone.

News

Sheraton Centre Toronto Now Offers WiFi in All Guestrooms

December 9, 2011 by Don Douloff
The club lounge at Sheraton Centre Toronto.

The Sheraton Centre Toronto now offers wireless Internet in all 1,377 guestrooms, making it the largest WiFi hotel in Canada.

News

Las Vegas Convention Center to Provide Free Wi-Fi

November 25, 2011 by Christine Otsuka

The Las Vegas Convention Center has partnered with Smart City Networks to give customers free Wi-Fi in all public areas of the venue.

Opinion

Mobile Apps How-To Guide

July 18, 2011 by Meetings Canada
josephlo

Thinking of creating an app for your next event, but don’t know where to start? Arming yourself with the basics will make your task much easier.

News

Digital Photo Frame

July 14, 2011 by Meetings Canada
Futuristic Digital Frame

A futuristic, egg-shaped digital frame eliminates the tedious steps of printing, sorting and placing pictures into an old school album. An LCD display stores more than 65 photos and includes a calendar, clock and alarm function. Choose from an attractive

Opinion

Reaching Your Customers via Technology

June 20, 2011 by Meetings Canada
Kevin Durkee is strategic consultant with Diamond Integrated Marketing and founder of Cheesewerks. Email: kevin@cheesewerks.com

Through social media contests and tagging, planners can ensure their message reaches their social network’s social network.

Feature

Next-Wave Event Technology

June 20, 2011 by Meetings Canada
Super Planner iPhon App developed by Howard Givner

A summary of some cutting-edge event technology – apps, web-based tools and online strategies – available to planners to help them organize better meetings and events.

News

Event Technology Checklist

June 20, 2011 by Meetings Canada
Andrew Kinnear

Your attendees expect your meeting or event to run smoothly. You can help the process by understanding some of the many technology options available to you.

Opinion

Adapt or Die

June 20, 2011 by Meetings Canada
Don Douloff, Managing Editor

Embrace new technology or risk falling behind.