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Four Big New and Newly Renovated Event Venues in Washington, DC  
It’s been a busy summer for Washington, DC, hotel openings, and more new hotels with event spaces loom on the horizon. Here’s what you need to know.
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Brazil’s Ministry of Health: Rio Olympics Safe From Zika Virus  
Brazil’s Ministry of Health has released an updated statement calling the risk of Zika transmission during this summer’s games “minimal.” Here’s the latest.
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IPW 2016: Brand USA Shares New Campaign, New Corporate Website  
From a new study highlighting the impact of its marketing initiatives to a new website, here are the latest Brand USA announcements at IPW 2016.
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New Speakers Bureau From the American Marketing Association  
Powered by Orate, the new digital marketing network aims to connect event organizers with thought leaders and help marketers easily find, vet and book experts for their meetings and events. Here’s how it works.
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Global Meetings Industry Day 2017 to Take Place April 6  
The Meetings Mean Business Coalition (MMB) has announced the latest details on its second annual Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID). Find out what’s planned.
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Los Angeles Convention Center Announces New Promotions  
Ellen Schwartz, Estella Flores, and Sandra Lady have all received promotions. Here’s a look at their new positions.
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Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB Names Stacy Ritter President and CEO  
Ritter officially become the new president and CEO of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau June 5. Find out what’s next.
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Hard Rock Hotel Cancun Names Encore Event Technologies On-Site Tech Provider  
Through the exclusive contract Encore will provide on-site event technologies, rental presentation equipment, rigging, stage décor, wedding packages and other innovations. Get the details here.
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New Zealand Venues: St. Mary’s Residence Opens for Reservations  
St. Mary's Residence, a designer retreat situated in the center of Auckland, New Zealand, is now available for booking. Learn more.
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The Hotel at Avalon and Alpharetta Conference Center to Break Ground June 21  
The project marks the first conference center for the affluent Atlanta suburb. Find out what’s planned.
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Sydney’s New Four Points by Sheraton Hotel to Open 2018  
The new property will be in the AU$2-billion Central Park urban village at the former Old Kent Brewery site. Here’s a look at what’s planned.
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Hilton Worldwide Expands Curio Collection Into Belize  
When open, The Resort at Mahogany Bay Village, Curio Collection by Hilton, will be the first Hilton Worldwide property in Belize. Find out what’s planned.
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Starwood’s Tribute Collection Expands to Savannah  
The Hotel at 412 Williamson will be a new seven-story boutique property located in Savannah's Historic District. Here’s what travelers can expect.
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New 787 Dreamliner Service From Vancouver to Newark on Air Canada  
Air Canada’s 787 Dreamliners offer the choice of three cabins of service including its new Business Class – Transcontinental option. Find out more.
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New Nonstop San Francisco - Singapore Flights From Singapore Airlines  
The new flights will begin this October, followed by additional service from Los Angeles and New York in 2018. Here’s the latest.
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Travel Leaders Corporate Shares Details on New Consulting and Analytics Program  
Businesses can select from data consolidation, advanced analytics development or full travel consulting. Find out how the process works.
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Sub-Saharan Africa: Audio Visuals: What Not To Do  
Kim Crowie explores the golden rules of audio visuals at your business event, and how to avoid simple AV mistakes and issues.
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UK: Hard Rock Hotel Strikes £50 Million Chord in the Capital  
The new property is set to open in 2018 after a revamp of London's Cumberland Hotel. Here’s a quick preview.
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Australia: Melbourne’s Medical Milestone  
Melbourne will host the 11th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease 2019 (DOHaD). Here’s a look at the event.
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Asia: TCEB Intensifies Courtship of Mega-size Events  
The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) has unveiled its strategic direction for 2016. Find out more.
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Middle East: Dubai Tourism Invests in Content-rich Portal  
Dubai Tourism has unveiled a new multimedia platform aimed at promoting the emirate’s status as a leading business destination. Here’s a quick look.
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Americas: Incentives for a New Workforce  
Get some insider tips on designing rewards and programs that motivate and engage across generations.
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Americas: Do’s and Don’ts of Getting Pharma Grants for CME  
Three pharmaceutical company grants specialists outline what continuing medical education providers should—and should not—do to win a grant.
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Americas: Boom! Demolition of the Riviera Makes Way for a Bigger Vegas Convention Center  
View the Riviera Hotel and Casino seconds before and after the implosion that brought the 61-year-old Las Vegas classic to the ground.
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