International Meetings Review Sub-Saharan Africa: Inspiring and Creative Stand Design As the business events industry matures and evolves, so does stand designs, from new concepts to sustainability and innovation. The Event Africa speaks to those racing ahead of the curve in South Africa. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 16:27:13 Adam Leposa 105017 at Sub-Saharan Africa Americas: Here’s Where You’ll Find Your Next Great Sustainability Idea #CSRshareDay is April 23 and Twitter will be filled with meeting and event best practices. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 16:18:40 Adam Leposa 105016 at Americas Americas: Event Innovation: Leading by Example IACC's annual meeting pushes creativity through new-idea and F&B competitions, plus a ban on wordy slides. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 15:59:40 Adam Leposa 105015 at Americas Americas: Cue the Music … and the Music License Everything planners need to know about their music licensing responsibilities. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 15:56:35 Adam Leposa 105014 at Americas Portugal: Christoph Tessmar Elected ICCA's Iberian Chapter President ICCA's Iberian Chapter elected its new directors at a meeting held in Porto on April 12. More here. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 15:53:40 Adam Leposa 105013 at Portugal Air Travel: JetBlue Flies to Europe, More Max Cancellations A major new carrier in the transatlantic travel market leads this week's air travel news affecting the meetings and events industry. More here. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 15:29:00 Adam Leposa 105012 at Airlines Featured Story Hilton Opens Hotel Near Bogota Convention Center The new Hilton Bogota Corferias is billed as the first full-service hotel in the city’s fair and convention district, and it has 410 rooms and 13,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space. More here. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 15:19:33 Adam Leposa 105011 at Colombia Venues Watch: Recap of Global Meetings Industry Day 2019 The Meetings Mean Business Coalition (MMBC) has put together a recap video featuring highlights from this year’s Global Meetings Industry Day. Watch an inside look at this year's event. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 15:10:58 Adam Leposa 105010 at Association Australia: Melbourne to Host Australian Tourism Exchange in 2020 Melbourne will play host to the 41st edition of Australia’s largest annual tourism trade event, the Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE), in 2020. More here. Fri, 12 Apr 2019 16:51:13 Adam Leposa 105009 at Australia Washington, DC Convention Center Debuts Voice-based Wayfinding Powered by Amazon Alexa, the new solution from Volaris allows event attendees to chat with kiosks in order to find their way around. More here. Fri, 12 Apr 2019 16:43:51 Adam Leposa 105008 at Venues Technology