MidWest

New Nonstop Flights Land in Omaha

by Matt Alderton | August 21, 2015
Southwest Airlines, Allegiant Airlines, and Alaska Airlines have launched new nonstop flights to Omaha.

Detroit's Renovated Cobo Center Hosts First Major Convention: ASAE Annual Meeting

by Matt Alderton | August 11, 2015
The ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition is the first major convention to take place in Detroit since the completion of Cobo Center's $279 million transformation in June.

Detroit's Cobo Center Achieves Green Meetings 'APEX'

by Matt Alderton | July 13, 2015
Detroit's Cobo Center has received the Convention Industry Council's Accepted Practices Exchange certification, granted by the Green Meeting Industry Council.

Wisconsin: Much More Than Just Cheese and Beer

by Alex Palmer | July 01, 2015
Lush scenery, rich history and big city flare make this a must-visit state for meetings.

Illinois Threatens to Cut 'Choose Chicago' Funding

by Matt Alderton | June 30, 2015
A budget stalemate in Illinois could eliminate state funding for Chicago's convention and visitors bureau.

Omaha CVB Gets New Leader

by Matt Alderton | June 19, 2015
Keith Backsen, vice president of sales and services for Visit Spokane, has been named director of the Omaha Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Starwood's Luxury Collection Arrives in Chicago

by Matt Alderton | May 15, 2015
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide will bring its The Luxury Collection brand to Chicago this fall.

Kansas City Reveals Plans for Convention Center Hotel

by Matt Alderton | May 12, 2015
Construction will commence in 2016 on a new, 800-room convention center hotel in Kansas City.

3 Days in…Wichita, KS: The Old West Begins Here

by Alex Palmer | May 01, 2015
Rich culture, natural beauty and delicious local cuisine, make this city a great choice for groups.

Indianapolis After the Storm

by Leo Jakobson | April 24, 2015
The Indianapolis CVB is working to rebuild its reputation for Hoosier Hospitality.

National Union Cancels Convention in Indianapolis

by Leo Jakobson | March 31, 2015
More groups are threatening to abandon Indy over anti-gay bill.

Webcasts

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Meeting Strategies

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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.

Cooking and Teamwork Go Hand in Hand

There are never too many cooks in the kitchen at New York's Institute of Culinary Education.

When Teambuilding Fails

All too often, off-site activities can become exercises in silliness; here's how to boost their value.

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