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March 15, 2011

What will the future be like for meeting planners?
Flash Dance Video
Watch the video and submit your predictions to win a trip for two to Cancun, courtesy of the Five Diamond JW Marriott Cancun and Continental Airlines.  Read the predictions here.
Reno Conventions
 Plan your event in the heart of Downtown Reno with any one of our unique event spaces.  Circus Circus Reno, Eldorado Hotel Casino and Silver Legacy Resort Casino work together to bring an assortment of accommodations, event spaces, dining, catering and ongoing entertainment to make your meeting a success!

Reno Conventions

Learn more about Reno Conventions.

Affinia Hotels

Earn up to 25,000 STASH Rewards points when you host an event at an Affinia Hotel by June 30th 2011!

Affinia Hotels is proud to be a member of Stash Hotel Rewards. This innovative rewards program enables our travelers to quickly earn free nights at multiple distinctive, independent hotels! 
Affinia Rewards
Learn more about Affinia Hotels. 

Save the Date

Mexico Showcase

Mexico Showcase & Travel Expo
Cancun, Mexico
April 28 - May 1, 2011

Register for the Mexico Showcase & Travel Expo.

Springtime 2011

ASAE SpringtimeTM Expo
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, DC
April 28, 2011

Register for the SpringtimeTM Expo.

IMEX Frankfurt

IMEX Frankfurt
Frankfurt, Germany
May 24-26, 2011

To attend the show with the Hosted Buyer Group (which includes complimentary flights and accommodations), or for more information, please contact   
  Spotlight On: International Meeting Destinations Rise to the Occasion
International MeetingsEuropean meeting destinations offer some of the most charming and interesting venues for events, all within a reasonable flight distance from the United States and many other parts of the world.

Also, the value of the U.S. dollar has strengthened recently compared to the Euro and other European currencies, offering new opportunities to book affordable meetings outside North America.  
Continue Europe article...
  Feature Focus: Flash Behind the Scenes 

Behind the Scenes

What went into creating the recently released “Dreams Really Do Come True” music video from Co-Founder and Principal Katherine Markham, CHME, explains:

“ is a fun and easy resource to use, so we wanted to create an entertaining promotion that meeting planners would like and tell their friends and colleagues about.”  Continue behind the scenes article...

   Stellar Buzz: News Briefs from Our Members - Be in the Know

Congratulations to Alexandria, Virginia and Colorado Springs, Colorado, for being named in America's Dozen Distinctive Destinations for 2011 by the National Trust for Historic Preservation.

The Kalahari Resort in Sandusky, Ohio has broken ground on a $22 million conference center expansion project.  Continue expansion article...

Business Slang for People in the Know
homeshoring n: Moving jobs to employees' homes (from "offshoring").  -Courtesy of AARP The Magazine

   Solar e-Clip: There's a Buzz in the Air
Springtime 2011

There’s a BUZZ in the air, and it’s the relationships, alliances, and industry-leading education you’ll experience at the 2011 Springtime Expo.

Find the connections, solutions, and new ideas you need to plan successful meetings at the Springtime Expo, the largest one-day show in the meetings industry.  Continue Springtime article...

   Winner’s Circle: Win a Vacation to Puerto Rico with Round Trip Air

Enter the Refer a Meeting Professional Contest, sponsored by the Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel & Casino and Continental AirlinesPredict the Future and win a trip to Cancun.


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