Perspectives: Association meetings can greatly benefit local communities

Association meetings have the ability to exchange knowledge not just among delegates, but also among local communities. According to Jane Vong, senior manager, Asia, for meetings industry advisors GainingEdge, groups travelling to a destination for association meetings should make use of their skills and knowledge by passing them down to local communities.

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Walking the Talk: The ICT CSR Legacies of Sarawak CB

Many of the world’s corporate citizens and organisations incorporate an element of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) into their event programmes as their giving-back to society. Besides building a positive business reputation, better brand recognition (and increased sales), such programmes also help enhance their team members’ loyalty while cementing interpersonal bonds.

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Job Description: Sales Manager – International Associations

Job Statement: Performs professional sales management activities to generate and convert international convention sales leads for the benefit of Luxembourg. The incumbent exercises initiative, independent judgement in the performance of sales tasks and project management with consultation with CEO. Reports to: CEO of Luxembourg Convention Bureau G.I.E.…

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Job Description: Business Development/Convention Services Manager

Job Statement:        To support the sales effort of Luxembourg Convention Bureau through data maintenance and sales research and ensure a constant supply of future convention bid prospects.  The applicant will need to be research and sales driven.  Performs professional sales support activities to generate and convert…

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Job Opening: CEO – Luxembourg Convention Bureau

Objectives: The Luxembourg National Convention Bureau is a newly-created, independent unit dedicated to raising the profile of Luxembourg as a leading business events destination (meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibition) that focuses on the acquisition and facilitation of international conferences and business events in the Grand…

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Global Competitive Index

Fundamental to building strong value propositions is a clear sense of reasonable expectations. Impractical expectations by both industries and governments in relation to the market resources vs. market outcomes dynamic is unfortunately commonplace. “Do more with less” can be an inspirational rallying call for policy…

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GainingInsights: Universal Accessibility in Meetings

“Universal Accessibility in Meetings,” is a research study conducted by GainingEdge, in collaboration with project partners BestCities Global Alliance (BestCities) and Rehabilitation International (RI Global). The goal of this research project is to promote awareness among meeting organizers and the supplier community on the need to remove barriers in meetings and conventions for delegates with disabilities. The study also includes some recommendations on how destinations can make the business events they host more inclusive.

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