Research and White Papers

30 Seconds to Smart: What Role Does Social Media Play in Meetings? (Video)

October 03, 2017
We asked planners how important social media is at meetings.

CWT: 2018 Will See Rising Hotel, Airfare Costs

by Leo Jakobson | September 07, 2017
"2018 Meetings & Events Future Trends" report sees higher prices and an impact from terror attacks.

New CEIR Report Explores Product Engagement Strategies

by Matt Alderton | August 30, 2017
Although most trade shows offer product engagement opportunities in common areas, few exhibitors take advantage of them, finds a new report.

30 Seconds to Smart: The Challenges of Planning International Meetings (Video)

by S.Baral | August 29, 2017
We asked planners what the biggest challenges were when it comes to international meetings.

30 Seconds to Smart: How Terrorism, Zika Are Affecting International Events (Video)

by S.Baral | August 22, 2017
We asked planners how terrorism and the Zika virus are impacting international events.

30 Seconds to Smart: How Trump Policies Are Affecting International Events (Video)

by S. Baral | August 15, 2017
We asked planners how Trump's policies are impacting international events.

Survey: Most Marketers Unsatisfied With Post-Event Lead Followup

by Matt Alderton | August 10, 2017
Only 2 percent of marketers follow up with sales leads the same day as an event, finds a new survey from Certain Inc.

30 Seconds to Smart: The Top 5 Regions for International Meetings (Video)

by Michaela Christensen | August 08, 2017
We asked planners where they typically take groups outside of the U.S.

30 Seconds to Smart: The State of International Meetings and Their Budgets (Video)

by Michaela Christensen | August 01, 2017
We asked meeting planners how many programs they are planning outside the U.S.

Unpredictability 'New Norm' in Hotel Rates, TravelClick Reports

by Matt Alderton | July 24, 2017
Hotel rates and bookings are proving to be "inconsistent" this year, concludes TravelClick in its latest industry forecast.

30 Seconds to Smart: Challenges of Planning Small Meetings (Video)

by Michaela Christensen | June 27, 2017
We asked planners about the most difficult factors when planning small events.

New Findings on What Drives Meeting Attendance

by Alex Palmer | June 22, 2017

Latest "Decision to Attend Study" finds leisure experiences key to attracting attendees.


March 2014 Webcast: How to Negotiate in a Seller's Market

March 20 | 2:00 PM Eastern Description: Very little new hotel inventory is scheduled to come on the market and many organizations are holding more...

July 2014 Webcast: An Event in the Palm of Your Hand: How Mobile Technologies Are Changing Live Events

July 24 2:00 | PM Eastern   Description: An increasing number of participants are leaving their laptops at home. From attendees to exhibitors to...