With Love, From Russia: Accommodation During the 2018 FIFA World Cup

The largest country in the world, Russia is a hot topic in the international media as host of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. As a beautiful nation with innumerable breathtaking sights and experiences to take in, Russia

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How Turnkey Solutions Can Reduce an Event Planner’s Workload and Attendee Costs

Organizing an event or conference has many critical moving parts. The way in which they are seamlessly orchestrated determines the success of an event and the likelihood attendees will return the following year.

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Refunding the Non-Refundable

What does falling ill before an exam, Alanis Morrissette’s ‘Ironic’ and a personal emergency the day of a concert all have in common? On the surface, the three are completely unrelated – they do, however, all

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From The Basement To The Conference Hall: How Esports Is Changing Event Audiences

The esports industry encompasses the community of gamers, viewers and sponsors, all of whom create and consume content around video games. While esports is usually disseminated via livestream, a new

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Ticketing to Millennials vs. Gen Z: What’s changed?

A recent study by Vision Critical defines Generation Z as the wave following millennials, born between 1996 and 2010. Known alternatively as NetGen or iGeneration, the group is known for having smartphones

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How Airbnb Is Leveraging Stay22 To Be A Disruptor In The Meeting Space

In collaboration with Stay22, Airbnb has been able to put properties into event widgets.

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A New Model for Meeting Planners

Following Marriott International’s announcement in late January, Hilton Hotels & Resorts will reduce meeting planner commission rates on North American gro…

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Fighting Back Against Scalper Bots: How To Change the Game

Scalping bots are a plague on the online ticketing industry, snapping up hundreds of primary market event tickets before real …

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Room Block is Dead – What Now?

In the hospitality industry, “room block” refers to the method of booking accommodation for a large group of guests at once. A room block involves the hosts of an…

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Staffing Security for Your Event: Why, When, and How?

While the concept of hiring a security guard may seem daunting, extravagant or even unnecessary when…

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