Connect speaker Jim Spellos discusses the hottest trends in technology for 2018.
Brentwood strategists Darrel Giardier and Katie Allred are launching Big Idea, a new conference geared toward church communications teams.
Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders will deliver a keynote speech sure to inspire attendees at Connect Faith 2018 in Ontario, California.
Vocal and passionate about his faith, actor Jim Caviezel regularly incorporates it into his career, including in the new film "Paul, Apostle of Christ."
Learn the ins and outs of negotiating banquets and catering costs.
Rebecca Crownover, a popular keynote speaker, discusses her family’s journey depicted in “My Daddy Is in Heaven.”
Corbin Bernsen, star of “My Daddy Is in Heaven,” discusses his journey to spiritual filmmaking.
A recent report from The Experience Institute confirms that conference attendees are acting more and more like vacationers.
We asked and you answered. Behold, our list of your favorite venues in the East to conduct events and meetings. Congratulations to all.
Learn about communication styles and how best to listen and speak to those who appear to be critical and confrontational.
We talked to Taylor James, who plays Samson, and New York Times bestselling author Eric Wilson about why the Biblical story remains appealing.
Eric Walters, general manager of Hilton Portland, talks about how the property's recent upgrades will enhance events like Connect Diversity.
Event planners worry Marriott’s plan to drop third-party commissions from 10 to 7 percent, effective in March, is a sign of what’s to come.
Milton Segarra discusses what he is looking to accomplish at Visit Mississippi Gulf Coast after leading Meet Puerto Rico through several challenges.
New trends in technology, F&B and event experiences point to big things for the meetings and event industry as it enters 2018.
Exploring meeting venues at colleges and universities may be the smartest move you make when planning your next conference.
What stories of our did you like best? Here's our list of the most-read stories posted to our website in 2017. Thanks for reading!
Here are eight great ways to incorporate Ultra Violet, Pantone's newly crowned color of the year, in your events next year.
These five free travel apps make traveling less stressful, whether it's the holiday season or not. Each is available on iOS and Android.
From a state-of-the art convention center to the more than 2,000 hotel rooms in downtown, you are always steps away from a great experience in Des Moines.
We asked, you answered: What artists, albums, music and songs are you playing at your conferences right now? The answers may surprise you.
In this webinar, Technology Strategist Crystal Washington will provide you with 30 apps that will keep your attendees engaged and provide ROI for vendors.
Presenting our 2017 holiday gift guide for the on-the-go professionals who don't have time to research presents for friends, family and peers.
With the use of GPS location-based technology and augmented reality, travel app Detour is creating an array of what it calls “walk-umentaries.”
Learn how the events industry can help as Debi Tengler gives actionable ways planners can assist in fighting this national crisis.
Six years ago, Bryan Popin had it all: a thriving ministry, a nurturing family and a debut gospel album set to launch. Then everything collapsed.
“The Star” centers on Bo, an adventure-seeking donkey who encounters other animal friends when he escapes his job at the mill in search of something
We performed an informal poll to discover some of the most common complaints event planners hear (and the tongue-in-cheek responses they might think of).
Are you ready to bring your faith-based meeting to a city that will immediately feel like home, yet be fresh and exciting? Welcome to Jacksonville (JAX)!
We caught up with the planners behind youth conferences Momentum, Cru Winter Conference and Xtreme Winter to learn what's changed in the past decade.
These creative sweets are not for your grandma's dessert receptions! Take a cue from these hotels and serve unexpected decadent treats like these.
Rebecca Bender spent six years as a victim of human trafficking. Now, she's determined to equip others with tools to combat this horrific industry.
Mark Henderson, IT Leader at Passion City Church, recalls his experience at the 2017 National Church IT Network Conference.
John Killacky of Bartha shares production highlights from supporting the Church of the Nazarene’s Quadrennial 10-day General Assembly.
Stumped trying to plan a menu for teens? Tracy Stuckrath of Thrive! Meetings & Events shares her go-to tips for feeding Generation Z.
We're sharing highlights of Barna Group's extensive study on the beliefs and lifestyles of Millennial Jews, which was released this week.