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August 19, 2015
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- Spotlight On: Columbus on the Rise
- Feature Focus: A Customized Day of Learning & Networking
- Stellar Buzz: News Briefs From Our Members
- Solar e-Clip: Try Out the Latest Tech Innovations
- Winner's Circle: Visit Las Vegas

  Spotlight On
Columbus on the Rise

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Columbus is a city on the rise.

Convention attendees step outside the Columbus Convention Center and find walkable neighborhoods brimming with more than a hundred entertainment options, including locally owned restaurants, lively bars, nightlight, one-of-a-kind art galleries and unique shopping and boutiques.

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  Feature Focus
A Customized Day of Learning & Networking


Recognizing that the needs and demands of association executives are unique, IMEX America will once again feature Association Focus & Evening.

This customized set of events will take place as part of Smart Monday Powered by MPI on October 12th in Las Vegas at The Venetian®|The Palazzo® Congress Center & the Foxtail Nightclub at SLS Las Vegas. The IMEX America show then runs at the Sands Expo and The Venetian®|The Palazzo® October 13th-15th.

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  Stellar Buzz
News Briefs From Our Members

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 newspaperHeads up planners - fiscal year 2016 government per diem rates will go into effect on October 1, 2015. View new rates...

Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) and Sonesta International Hotels Corporation have expanded their long-tenured relationship with the addition of five more of Sonesta’s luxury-level meetings-focused hotels to ALHI’s prestigious portfolio. Continue ALHI article...

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  Solar e-Clip
Try Out the Latest Tech Innovations


The 11th annual Meetings Technology Expo takes place on Tuesday, November 10th in Midtown, NYC and feature new sessions, tech demos, training camps, 1-on-1’s, and great networking opportunities.

Guests will earn CAE/CMP credits while attending classes on mobile applications, location-based tracking tools, attendee management, engagement tools, social media and more.

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  Winner's Circle
Visit Las Vegas

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Enter the Refer a Meeting Professional Contest for a chance to win a four day/three night stay for two plus flight accommodations to the all new Tropicana Las Vegas!

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Mexico City Fondo Mixto was awarded the Latin American Reed Award for best brand city campaign in 2014. Mexico City also developed strategic alliances with important associations of the industry such as MPI, ICCA and PCMA among others.

Fondo Mixto created CDMXMeetings brand, providing the city additional exposure within the meeting planners as well as participation in social media with Mexico City Meetings in Facebook and @CDMXMeetings in Twitter.

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Learn more about Mexico City.



The ALHI Private Sale Provides Enticing Savings For 2015 Programs

If you have programs for 2015 for which you do not yet have a venue, check out ALHI’s appealing 2015 ALHI Private Sale. Available at more than 60 participating ALHI Four and Five-Diamond quality member hotels and resorts, the promotion helps meeting professionals save on their 2015 programs. 

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Learn more about ALHI's Private Sale.


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Palms Casino Resort is heralded as one of Las Vegas' most sought-after destinations. The one-stop boutique property boasts three distinct towers, a diverse mix of bars and restaurants across a 95,000-square-foot casino, more than 60,000 square feet of prime conference space and is also home to some of the world’s most unique luxury suites and villas.

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Learn more about The Palms Casino Resort.


 meet national

HSMAI's MEET National 2015
September 9-10, 2015
Washington, DC

Register for HSMAI's MEET National.



IMEX America
October 13-15, 2015
Las Vegas, NV

Register for IMEX America.


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Meetings Technology Expo
November 10, 2015
New York City

Register for the Meetings Technology Expo.


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