Features

Technology

App, App, and Away

by Monica Li | February 15,2016
With smartphone usage taking off like a rocket, mobile capabilities have taken on phenomenal possibilities, with none as versatile as that for apps. In the meetings arena, apps development has been enjoying impressive growth; we take a look at 10 innovative apps that could transform your event.

Hospitality

Modern Idyllic Cultural Elegant

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 05,2017
Feel Welcome and wow your delegates with AccorHotels’ diverse range of properties

Size ≠ Clout

by Lee Xin Hui | June 29,2016
A laser focus on high-end travellers, delivering memorable experiences and having a strategic growth approach make all the difference for Hyatt Hotels & Resorts.

Ideas and Planning

TOP 10 Incentive Travel Ideas

by Brooke Thio and Catharine Nicol | May 30,2017
Meetings & Conventions Asia rounds up a hit list of novel  ideas, spaces and action activities to excite delegates on your next big trip. Let the planning begin.

The Top 10 Incentive Travel Trends to Watch

by Deanna Ting | June 17,2016
All indicators point toward a continuing industry rebound in 2016.

Destinations

Go tropical: 7 reasons why Langkawi is ideal for MICE and green minds

From its natural landscapes to vibrant venues, Langkawi wows visitors - and walks the talk on sustainability.

Meet and mingle: 10 ways to create fun events

Meet and mingle: 10 ways to create fun events Meetings & Conventions Asia 1. The scenery sets the mood Tropical beach...

International Focus

Barcelona: Big on Congress

Consistency is the name of the game for this popular city that has delegates and tourists alike making a beeline for its shores. Barcelona led the way in 2013...

Surprising Switzerland

The happiest country on earth, per the latest World Happiness Report, Switzerland is sharing the joy with a growing number of visitors. In the first half of...

Management

Top 25 Cost-Cutting Tips

Simple ways to save on meetings and events

The Science of Relationships

Discover the dynamics of professional relationships

On Location

South Korea: Vital signs

South Korea’s kaleidoscopic landscape of contrasting cultures and vibrant modernity enrich the social and business experiences of delegates.

Onward Osaka

Known as the city of bright lights and the hub for trade and commerce, Osaka channels its innovative spirit into bold plans for MICE in the coming years.

Technology

App, App, and Away

With smartphone usage taking off like a rocket, mobile capabilities have taken on phenomenal possibilities, with none as versatile as that for apps. In the...

The Truth About Hotel Wi-Fi Pricing

How and why hotels charge for bandwidth and access, and what planners can do to negotiate for this indispensable service.

Venues and Events

Christophe Victor joins the Marriott family

Christophe Victor has been appointed executive assistant manager, sales & marketing for The St. Regis Langkawi, The Westin Resort and Spa Langkawi, and the...

ONYX Hospitality names Craig Bond EVP of Operations

ONYX Hospitality Group has appointed Craig Bond executive vice president of operations.