In the world of hotels and conference centers, occupancy, revenue-per-available room, average daily rates and demand are exceeding the long-term average growth rate. While positive for conference centers and hotels, today’s meeting planner faces an increasingly competitive market climate. When coupled with a range of issues—room piracy, cyber security, green meetings and health and wellness—it is clear that the world of meetings has never been more complex.
Join this session to:
Identify ways to optimize your relationships with hotels as well as your key stakeholders
Explore the internal and external forces that continue pressuring meeting design and meeting dissemination
Discuss how we no longer have attendees, but rather meeting participants
Gain a better understanding of the economic environment and how structural changes will have an impact in 2019 and beyond