Features

Technology

App, App, and Away

by Monica Li | February 15,2016
With smartphone usage taking off like a rocket, mobile capabilities have taken on phenomenal possibilities, with none as versatile as that for apps. In the meetings arena, apps development has been enjoying impressive growth; we take a look at 10 innovative apps that could transform your event.

Hospitality

The Sky's the limit

Asia looks set to welcome a staggering inventory, with top hotel chains introducing new brands and reinventing space usage and designs

Modern Idyllic Cultural Elegant

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 05,2017
Feel Welcome and wow your delegates with AccorHotels’ diverse range of properties

Ideas and Planning

How to Prepare Your Meeting Staff for an Emergency

by Matt Alderton | May 25,2018
Learn how to help your team plan for potential emergencies at your next meeting.

TOP 10 Incentive Travel Ideas

by Brooke Thio and Catharine Nicol | May 30,2017
Meetings & Conventions Asia rounds up a hit list of novel  ideas, spaces and action activities to excite delegates on your next big trip. Let the planning begin.

Destinations

Bali stays focused

Why GO? Looking to bounce back after the rumblings of Mount Agung, the destination counts on increased air connectivity and new hotels & resorts to drive...

Go tropical: 7 reasons why Langkawi is ideal for MICE and green minds

From its natural landscapes to vibrant venues, Langkawi wows visitors - and walks the talk on sustainability.

International Focus

Australia speeds up

A ramp-up of new flights, hotels, and exhibition and convention centres to woo groups.

Barcelona: Big on Congress

Consistency is the name of the game for this popular city that has delegates and tourists alike making a beeline for its shores. Barcelona led the way in 2013...

Management

One size doesn’t fit all

Long seen as a role for generalists, event planners are gaining recognition as specialists with unique skill sets. Meetings & Conventions Asia takes a look...

Top 25 Cost-Cutting Tips

Simple ways to save on meetings and events

On Location

Countdown to the 2018 Winter Olympics

Pyeongchang gets ready for sports fans and corporate groups.

South Korea: Vital signs

South Korea’s kaleidoscopic landscape of contrasting cultures and vibrant modernity enrich the social and business experiences of delegates.

Technology

App, App, and Away

With smartphone usage taking off like a rocket, mobile capabilities have taken on phenomenal possibilities, with none as versatile as that for apps. In the...

The Truth About Hotel Wi-Fi Pricing

How and why hotels charge for bandwidth and access, and what planners can do to negotiate for this indispensable service.

Venues and Events

5 Reasons To Hold Your Next Event at Gardens by the Bay

Sitting in office cubicles from Monday to Friday can feel pretty stifling. For your next event, how about selecting beautiful spaces that are nestled among...

How about meeting in an igloo?

No, we’re not kidding. At Huone Singapore, planners can now choose to meet in unique spaces modelled after an igloo, playground or even a Finnish cottage.