LAS VEGAS – Continuing its long-held holiday tradition, Smart City Networks will again make monetary contributions to several community organizations across the country.
HOUSTON – During Expo! Expo! Dec. 10-12 in Houston, GES Executive Vice President of Industry Development John Patronski will be awarded IAEE’s prestigious Distinguished Service Award. GES Vice President of Business Development Craig Hoffend will be inducted into IAEE’s Platinum Circle.
DALLAS – The Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR, www.ceir.org) has released its latest Guru report titled “Approaching Prospects on the Exhibition Floor.”
DALLAS – The International Association of Exhibitions and Events announced this year's recipients of the IAEE Awards program, which recognizes professionals who have made outstanding contributions to the exhibitions and events industry. The recipients will be honored at the IAEE Annual Networking Luncheon and Awards Presentation to be held during Expo! Expo! IAEE's Annual Meeting & Exhibition on Dec. 10-12 in Houston.
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB) named Shepard Exposition Services as the 2013 ACVB Member of the Year at its annual Atlanta Hospitality Hall of Fame event Nov. 12.
LAS VEGAS – The International Tourism Safety Association, the Las Vegas Security Chiefs Association, and ISC West announced an agreement in which they will co-locate their events in one venue in 2014.
MARCO ISLAND, Fla. – The 59th Annual EDPA ACCESS is taking place at the Marco Island Resort & Spa on MarcoIsland Dec. 4-6. This is the only executive conference for designers, builders, and suppliers of exhibits and experiences.
PHILADELPHIA – Summer ended on a sour note at the Convention Center. And the forecast for bookings is not good. Three big trade shows - for coin collectors, lighting suppliers, and health-care and biotech companies - are not returning to Philadelphia.