Savvy Planner

Seamless planning begins in Singapore

by Meetings & Convention Asia | January 16, 2018

Seamless planning begins in Singapore Meetings & Convention Asia A successful meeting and incentive travel programme is more than just about having a fun and exciting itinerary. Yes, delegates want to be entertained, and they want the "wow" factor that will get them posting on soci

Meet like a millennial: 6 tips to get tech-savvy at events

November 27, 2017

Re-imagine your next event and make the right kind of tech impressions that matter. Pick up these pro tips and take your planning to a higher level.

It’s where you go: 6 ways to set trends with cool event venues

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | November 22, 2017
As organizations and groups seek out ways to add something fresh to their meetings and events, unique venues are no longer just about having a different destination or setting   they’re about engaging attendees from start to finish.

Savvy Planners’ Guide: 5 Things To Look Out For In Your Next Meeting Venue

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | October 17, 2017

Finding the right event venue can be challenging even for seasoned planners. These elegant and flexible spaces at Sheraton Grand Macao Hotel and The St. Regis Macao offer more than just a venue – they also deliver services and amenities that will meet even the most exacting standards. 

Meet at Disney: 5 Amazing Ways to Level Up Your Next Event

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | September 26, 2017
A unique venue is a great first step to producing a creative and memorable event. Beyond that, however, one needs ample facilities, world-class entertainment, and professional partners to add that sparkle. Hong Kong Disneyland shows you how it can be done.

6 secrets to savvy events planning with loyalty programmes

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | November 29, 2016
How to maximize your meeting loyalty programme

Getting Closer: 6 Ways to Create More Interactive Conferences

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | November 08, 2016

Planning a conference can be extremely rewarding, especially as the traditional one-way "speaker-to-audience" model shifts in favour of two-way information exchange and even creation. And with small- to mid-scale conferences, there's plenty of flexibility and freedom to incorporate interactive elements and try new formats. Here are 6 ideas to engage your audience, motivate everyone involved, and make your event stand out.

Planners’ Checklist: 5 Tips for A Successful Event

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | September 06, 2016

Here’s how to take your next meeting or business event from drab to fab.

Do you Concur?

June 29, 2016

Do you Concur?

Book it. Bag it.

June 29, 2016
Easy planning with Egencia

That All Might Enjoy

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | October 08, 2015
Need to know how accessible the attractions and sites in your host destination are? Check out, a site (and app) that lets users review and rate the accessibility of public places.

Career Maker

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | October 08, 2015
To make higher-ups truly understand the value of your position, use the “rule of three,” says Beth A. Cooper-Zobott, director, conference services at Equity Residential.

Ideas and Planning

TOP 10 Incentive Travel Ideas

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...

The Top 10 Incentive Travel Trends to Watch

All indicators point toward a continuing industry rebound in 2016.

Forecast 2016

What’s next for hotels, airlines, trade shows, incentives and more

Meeting Strategies

6 Corporate Event Trends Revolutionizing Today's Conferences

Corporate events are changing just as much as special events and turning up the volume on everything from décor to attendee engagement.

The Top 10 Incentive Travel Trends

No doubt, incentive travel is back. According to statistics from the Incentive Federation and Incentive Research Foundation (IRF), 46 percent of U.S. businesses...

Doubling Down on Speakers

Batman and Robin, Starsky and Hutch, Cagney and Lacey: These are a few teams that have entertained us over the years.