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- Spotlight On: Berlin Claims the Top Spot
- Feature Focus: Gifts That Keep On Giving
- Hidden Gems: Dena’ina Center Blends New Technology and Rich Culture
- Stellar Buzz: Receive a Research-Based Education Program
- The Latin Corner: Hola LatAm
- Winner's Circle: Share a Tip & Win

  Spotlight On

Berlin Claims the Top Spot

For the first time, Berlin has claimed the top spot in the current ranking of the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA). International organisations from around the world are increasingly choosing to meet in the German capital. 

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Gifts That Keep On Giving

Ever joked about “gifts that keep on giving?” Sometimes you don’t want certain gifts to keep on giving, but in the case of members attending your conference, you do want the gifts you give them to mean something and leave them with fond memories of your event.

So what’s appropriate? What’s unusual and memorable? And what won’t break the bank?
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  Hidden Gems
Dena’ina Center Blends New Technology and Rich Culture

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Wanted: a convention center that incorporates 10,000 years of human history, and has Wi-Fi capabilities for up to 4,000 simultaneous users. Anchorage’s Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center successfully combines the rich traditions of Alaska with a modern meeting facility.

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  Stellar Buzz

Receive a Research-Based Education Program

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Join ExL’s at the 12th Annual Pharmaceutical Meeting Professionals Summit, taking place in a few shorts weeks in Philadelphia. This elite gathering of pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industry meeting and event executives, delivers a research-based educational program.

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  The Latin Corner
Hola LatAm Welcomes Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta has an excellent selection of five-star hotels for planners to choose from. The Grand Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta All Inclusive in South Vallarta is an adults-only luxury property right on the beach with 443 suites all ocean-view and 10 meeting rooms in their Convention Center that can accommodate up to 1,300 people—the largest in Puerto Vallarta.

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  Winner's Circle
Share a Tip & Win

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Share your best meeting planning tip in the Stellar Tip Contest. Receive the most votes for the month and win an American Express Rewards Card!

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Do you have a new meeting for November 2016 - March 2017? 

Then check out Associated Luxury Hotels International’s “Luxury On Sale™ Winter Window” promotion, which provides exceptional winter value rates at more than 80 participating ALHI luxury-level hotels and resorts worldwide. 

Book by October 31 and visit


The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre is Malaysia’s award-winning purpose-built AIPC (International Association of Congress Centres) Gold Standard Venue.

The Centre’s strategic location in the Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) integrated precinct combined with its flexible mind-set, innovative value-add solutions and customised offerings makes us your perfect business events partner.

Learn more about the KLCC.


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The Radisson Blu Mall of America is offering these offers exclusively to ConventionPlanit Users:

- Double Club Carlson Meeting Planner Points
- Two (2) complimentary room upgrades for VIPs
- H20 Mixology Station during one day of meeting or event


Learn more about the Radisson Blu's Special Offer.


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Make it a truly memorable experience.

The Benjamin is the perfect venue for your upcoming meeting or event, with versatile spaces and custom menus by Iron Chef Geoffrey Zakarian’s award-winning restaurant, The National Bar & Dining Rooms.

Your guests will leave refreshed, satisfied, and singing your praises.


Learn more about The Benjamin.


Save the Date 

imex america 2016 

IMEX America
October 18-20, 2016
Las Vegas

Register for IMEX America.


pharma summit 2016 

Pharmaceutical Meeting Professionals Summit
November 2-3, 2016
Philadelphia, PA

Register for the Pharmaceutical Meeting Professionals Summit.