• Event Snapshots: Second Annual Global Meetings Industry Day

     
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    1. Harvey Grotsky and Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian.

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    2. Jim Wood and Jake Buganski. 

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    3. Larry Huttinger and Sandi Harvey. 

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    4. Nichelle Pace and Sandi Harvey 

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    5. Lunch networking. 

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    6. Joseph Huntenburg and Casey Sickler. 

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    7. Trish McCormick, Shelley Williams, Dennis Verba, Michael Massari and Tammy Puchliakow. 

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    8. Karina Anthony, Jim Wood and Jessica Merrill. 

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    9. The panel informs the crowd

Meet AC and Caesars Entertainment hosted an event for around 150 attendees at the Atlantic City Convention Center as part of the second annual Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID). The event highlighted the importance of face-to-face meetings with an industry panel of speakers. Following the panel, attendees enjoyed lunch and a series of educational sessions focusing on corporate social responsibility, tech security and more. 

Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board (VFTCB) held an event with corporate planners at Mistral at the King of Prussia Mall to spread the word about Cirque du Soleil’s VOLTA, which debuted in July at the Big Top on the grounds of the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center.

 

The ILEA New York Metro Chapter’s Big Apple Celebration on June 19 reflected on its 30 years as a chapter and also looked to the future. Held at the Bank at Manhattan Center, the newest event space at The New Yorker, A Wyndham Hotel, chapter awards and the Hall of Legends Award were handed out as well as the installation of the 2018-19 officers.

 

The 37th edition of the IACC Americas Connect conference took place on April 16-18 at Chubb Hotel & Conference Center and The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia. The three-day conference, hosted by former White House Director of Events Laura Schwartz, included educational sessions, panel discussions in the form of campfires, workshops, culinary tours and tastings, as well as the annual Global Copper Skillet competition.