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November 25, 2015
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- Spotlight On: The Advantage of Organizing Events in the Great Metropolis: Mexico City
- Feature Focus: The Holiday Spirit at Work
- Stellar Buzz: News Briefs From Our Members
- Solar e-Clip: Visit a Sought-After Las Vegas Destination
- Winner's Circle: Visit Las Vegas

  Spotlight On
The Advantage of Organizing Events in the Great Metropolis: Mexico City


Mexico City, capital of Mexico, is the ideal location to host international congresses and conventions.

Read on to discover the advantages of planning events in a great metropolis city like Mexico City.

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  Feature Focus
The Holiday Spirit at Work

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Since its launch in September 2015, The Meetings Industry Fund has raised over $12,000 from generous donors across the meetings industry. The Fund has a mission to help meetings industry people in crisis.

Recent major gifts such as $1,500 from Travelport; $1,000 from the Moana Surfrider, a Westin Resort & Spa on Oahu, Hawaii; and $1,000 from the Three City Alliance (Portland, Pittsburgh and Milwaukee) have helped to grow the fund significantly in a very short time.

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  Stellar Buzz
News Briefs From Our Members

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 newspaperibtm america 2016 will be the first event of its kind in the US to create a community of professional meeting planners who will meet with suppliers for appointments selected in a mutual match process. Continue ibtm america article...

The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) has selected the 2016 class for their 20 in their twenties program. The 20 in their twenties program is designed to engage the best and brightest young professionals in the meetings industry. Continue 20 in their twenties article...

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  Solar e-Clip
Visit a Sought-After Las Vegas Destination

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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.

Learn more about the Palms Casino Resort...
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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!

Enter to Win a Trip to the Tropicana...
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Learn about the reimagined Columbus Convention Center, undergoing a $125 million full renovation and expansion. With 373,000 sq. ft. of contiguous exhibit space, the LEED-certified facility will be complete in July 2017.

Extensive upgrades and additions will let in nature light, improve the guest experience and connect with Columbus’ neighborhoods.

 convention center

 Learn more about Columbus.



ALHI Stands for Meeting Excellence in Any Language

To best serve the meetings & incentive marketplace, Associated Luxury Hotels International now features over 250 luxury-level hotels and resorts around the globe, which includes more than 70 exceptional options in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. 

 Learn more about ALHI.


 pittsburgh greentree 

DoubleTree Green Tree recently invested $22 million to transform our hotel into a facility that meets your every personal and professional need. Pittsburgh’s all new meeting destination offers you more than 40,000 sq. ft. of flexible space with an inviting atmosphere, every meeting amenity you could require and a full array of catering options.


Learn more about the Doubletree Pittsburgh Green Tree.



Newest Members

Consider these newest members of for your next meeting:

Royal Sonesta Houston - Houston, TX
Hilton Nashville Downtown - Nashville, TN
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino - Dover, DE
Providence/Warwick Conference & Visitors Bureau - Providence, RI
Rhode Island Convention Center - Providence, RI
Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Hotel - Honolulu, HI
Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce CVB - Montgomery, AL
Hilton New Orleans Riverside - New Orleans, LA

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