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Solid Attendance and Superior Fundraising at WEC18

June 7, 2018 by Lori Smith

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) and Visit Indy played host to 2,200 planners and suppliers at this year’s World Education Congress (WEC), MPI’s flagship event. Held June 2-5, 2018 at the Indianapolis Convention Center and Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana,


Business Events Toronto's Come Together for WEC19 Party

June 7, 2018 by Lori Smith

WHO: Business Events Toronto WHAT: Canadian planners and suppliers rallied together as Team Canada at Business Events Toronto’s pre-opening party celebration on the first day of MPI’s World Education Congress 2018. Toronto is hosting WEC19. WHERE: High Velocity Sports Bar,


WestJet Reveals Dreamliner Cabin Interior

May 9, 2018 by Lori Smith

WestJet has unveiled its new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner cabin interior, including its first-ever business class.  The carrier has firm orders of 10 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft, the first of which will arrive in early 2019. The carrier also has an


Caesars Announces Development of Resort in Los Cabos

April 26, 2018 by Lori Smith

Caesars Entertainment Corporation has announced plans to bring a non-gaming Caesars Palace beach-front resort to Puerto Los Cabos, Mexico. The hotel licensing strategy is part of Caesars’ plan to expand its brands into new global markets. The project is expected to break


The Rec Room Coming to Winnipeg

March 20, 2018 by Lori Smith

Cineplex has announced plans to build a new location of The Rec Room at Seasons of Tuxedo in Winnipeg, Manitoba. “When people think of Cineplex they typically think of our film exhibition business, but I’m excited to show the Winnipeg


PCMA Announces Convening Leaders' Future Destinations

July 18, 2017 by Lori Smith

The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) has selected Pittsburgh, PA and San Francisco, CA as the host destinations for the 2019 and 2020 editions of its Convening Leaders event. In 2019, the conference will be held at the David L.


CanSPEP Announces Conference Locations

July 5, 2017 by Lori Smith

Sudbury, Ontario and St. John’s, Newfoundland have been named the host destinations for the Canadian Society of Professional Event Planners (CanSPEP) 2018 and 2019 conferences. The 2018 edition will run Thursday, July 26 to Saturday, July 28, 2018 at the