How can you, as a conference organiser, help your sponsor to get as much return as possible on his investment? Conference Holland gives nine tips for a successful conference for the organiser, the participants and the sponsor.
A good meeting designer goes through the entire process of an event, just as its target groups also do, contends Experience Architect, Greg Bogue. Essential for the success of the meeting is that, occasionally, you interrupt the ordinary.
Music is an essential component in any serious conference programme. Scientific research has shown that music activates certain areas of the brain and provides a feeling of fellowship.
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Opening in 2019, the brand new Maritim Hotel Amsterdam will be one of Europe’s largest conference hotels. Maritim will present the hotel at the Holland Stand (F30) at Ibtm World in Barcelona from November 29th till December 1st.
In the summer of 2019 a group of 600 mathematicians from all over Europe will spend five days in Leiden attending the Equadiff 2019 conference. This distinctive conference, brought to Leiden by symposium ambassador Arjen Doelman, will take place in the Hooglandse Church and the Kamerlingh Onnes Building at Leiden University.
Ibtm world’s knowledge programme is set to deliver a stellar line up of international speakers delivering world class content over the 3 days of the show. Following the extensive research with the industry the content has been developed to reflect the needs of both exhibitors, Hosted Buyers and visitors. The content has been created to provide up to date education for all attendees and has been created for the industry by the industry and follows the new 7 themes
Grip, the company which created the world’s first artificial intelligence (AI) event networking solution has won the prestigious #IMEXpitch competition at IMEX America in Las Vegas. The event matchmaking app connects delegates, speakers and exhibitors in a fast and simple way through its signature ‘handshakes’. These allow users to express interest in connecting with someone and can only get in touch if the recipient responds in kind with a mutual handshake which ensures users are never bombarded with unwanted messages. In the app’s intuitive system, a handshake leads to instant interaction through the in-app messaging to share ideas, meet and work together.
PDC BIG has introduced innovative chalkboard badges for customer-facing staff in hospitality, retail, and leisure industries. Chalkboard badges allow outlets to be agile and more responsive to loyal customers and local events, providing them with the ability to incorporate highly-targeted campaigns and messages on personalised and branded badges in an instant, the manufacturer states.
Construction of the nhow Amsterdam RAI hotel officially started on Wednesday 26 October with the symbolic placement of a large triangular slab. The first stone of the largest hotel in the Benelux region was placed
Because of her father’s job, she relocated to new countries every two years. Friendship brought her to Amsterdam, where she got a temporary job in the ESOMAR events team. There, she realised that she could live in one place and have a job which would enable her to see the world. Now, 19 years later, Rhiannon Bryant is the Senior Manager of the global event team of ESOMAR.
No frills, but technically perfect and with a high standard of service. Under this motto, Congress Manager Patricia de Bont has been organising the annual congress of the European Association of Urology for the past seventeen years.
Iris Allebrandi, with an eye for detail and a practical perspective, is working on developing and streamlining the organisation of the congresses and meetings organised by the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology. It is the logical next step from professionalising the ECNP Office’s Congresses & Meetings department, which she provided the groundwork for nine years ago, as a former PCO.