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10 Event Planning Tools To Make Your Life Easier

Mark Cooper - Tuesday, October 15, 2019

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Meeting planning can be exciting, varied and incredibly rewarding. There are countless opportunities to meet new people, travel to far-flung locations and visit unique destinations. However, event planning can also be tiring, intense and pretty stressful. Conferences often involve short lead-times, tight budgets, ever-changing schedules and ever-evolving technology. Read More


Do you design your own strategy meetings?

Mark Cooper - Wednesday, September 04, 2019

A great strategy implemented through poor meetings carries a high risk - MindMeeting

You wouldn’t ask your accountant to design your website. The office manager probably isn’t in charge of your cyber security either. Why, then, do we insist on designing our own strategy meetings? Especially when - as is often the case for strategy meetings - they’re so important to our success? Read More


How To Choose Event Themes That Wow

Mark Cooper - Monday, July 01, 2019

With events often being held in unique locations, with state-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge technology, how can you stand out from the crowd and offer something different?

Could theming your next event or conference prove key to its success?  Read More


Highlights from the MPI World Education Congress (WEC) 2019

Mark Cooper - Wednesday, June 19, 2019

After a fantastic three days at the Meeting Professionals International (MPI) World Education Congress in Toronto June 15-17, 2019 in which IACC presented a live interactive showcase of the Meeting Room of the Future, IACC CEO Mark Cooper gives us an overview of what happened at the event and the highlights from each day.  Read More


How To Map Out The Customer Event Journey

Mark Cooper - Wednesday, May 29, 2019

One of the challenges the meetings and events industry is experiencing right now is how to elevate an event from a logistical plan to a strategic plan. In other words, the journey from simply organising a meeting or event to designing a transformational experience.   Read More


7 Simple Ways To Make Your Events More Sustainable

Mark Cooper - Wednesday, May 15, 2019

As the effects of climate change and environmental degradation continue to dominate headlines worldwide, the need for sustainable and eco-friendly events has never been greater.  Read More


Americas Connect 2019 - Event Highlights

Mark Cooper - Friday, April 12, 2019

After another epic Americas Connect, our CEO Mark Cooper gives us a rundown of what happened at the event and the highlights from each day.  Read More


Virtual reality vs. augmented reality: A look into high-tech event technology

Mark Cooper - Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Virtual Reality (VR) has arrived and it’s here to stay. This revolutionary event technology is set to enhance the conference industry with its immersive visualisation experiences.   Read More


10 Reasons Why Academic Venues Are Excellent Conference Locations

Mark Cooper - Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Where can you find an all-encompassing meeting location that offers immersive learning, cutting-edge technology, high-quality accommodation and excellent catering? The answer lies in many IACC certified academic conference venuesRead More


Innovative Meeting Formats To Wow Your Guests

Mark Cooper - Wednesday, February 13, 2019

If you want to make your mark in the conference industry, it’s essential you design meetings that wow your guests and streamline their experience. Gone are the days when you could simply put on a good buffet and set up a stage with a fancy PowerPoint.  Read More


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