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Eventful: The Podcast for Meeting Professionals

Hosted by Northstar Meetings Group, Eventful invites you to listen in on insightful conversations about hot topics in the meetings and events industry. Tune in for interviews and analysis of the editorial coverage in Meetings & Conventions, Successful Meetings, Meeting News and Incentive.

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Episodes
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Realities of Coronavirus: How to Travel and Meet Safely
William Spangler of AIG Travel offers steps planners can take to protect attendees from the virus.
How – and Why – to Reduce the Carbon Footprint of Your Meetings
How – and Why – to Reduce the Carbon Footprint of Your Meetings
Steps that attendees and event planners can take to enhance sustainability.
PCMA's Sherrif Karamat on the Evolving Role of Event Organizers
PCMA's Sherrif Karamat on the Evolving Role of Event Organizers
Thought leader describes how planners should be making the case for meetings.
U.S. Travel's Roger Dow on the State of the Meetings Industry
U.S. Travel's Roger Dow on the State of the Meetings Industry
The industry leader discusses the challenges and opportunities he sees for meetings in the year ahead.
Why Meeting Planners Should Care About Cannabis
Why Meeting Planners Should Care About Cannabis
With marijuana legalization laws changing rapidly, a number of issues surrounding the substance can impact events.
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Boredom-Busting Tips for Creating Engaging Meetings
Sponsored by Wynn Las Vegas Smart ways to turn passive "attendees" into active "participants."
Best Practices for Medical and Pharmaceutical Meetings
Best Practices for Medical and Pharmaceutical Meetings
Why planning a successful event for health-care workers means focusing on more than compliance.
How to Ensure Your Meeting Destination Is Inclusive
How to Ensure Your Meeting Destination Is Inclusive
The site you select should be welcoming to visitors of all backgrounds.
A Call to Action on Sustainable Meetings
A Call to Action on Sustainable Meetings
As concerns about climate change heat up, how should meeting planners be rethinking their events?
Welcoming LGBTQ Attendees
Welcoming LGBTQ Attendees
Small changes can make a big difference in providing truly inclusive events.
Appealing to Gen Z Meeting Attendees
Appealing to Gen Z Meeting Attendees
How to attract and engage young professionals now entering the workforce.
How Wynn's Energy Strategy Enhances the Meeting Experience
How Wynn's Energy Strategy Enhances the Meeting Experience
The new Zero Carbon, Zero Waste Event service allows planners to escalate their meetings' sustainability, on their terms.
How to Create Incentive-Level Experiences in Domestic Cities
How to Create Incentive-Level Experiences in Domestic Cities
Bustling cities can be just as motivating as beach destinations — if you plan it right.
The Reimagination of Convention Centers
The Reimagination of Convention Centers
What the transformation of the Washington State Convention Center means for meeting spaces in the future.
How to Enhance Your Meeting With Tech Tools
How to Enhance Your Meeting With Tech Tools
From gathering data to targeting your registration emails better, simple tools can make a big impact on your events.
How to Plan Truly Accessible Meetings and Events
How to Plan Truly Accessible Meetings and Events
People with different abilities require services far beyond ADA compliance; accessibility expert Rosemarie Rossetti wheels us through her experience as an attendee.
How Planners Can Get More From CVBs
How Planners Can Get More From CVBs
Convention and visitor bureaus are helping meeting planners think more strategically about their events.
New Risks Facing Meetings
New Risks Facing Meetings
WorldAware founder and president Bruce McIndoe discusses how security concerns are evolving for events.
Should Your Events Be More Inclusive?
Should Your Events Be More Inclusive?
Making all attendees feel welcome requires empathy and effort.
How Planners Can Work With Independent Hotels
How Planners Can Work With Independent Hotels
A conversation with HB Hospitality’s Danielle Bishop
Guns and Meetings
Guns and Meetings
In light of continued mass shootings, planners must grapple with tough questions around guns and business gatherings.
The Global Outlook for Meetings
The Global Outlook for Meetings
Terrorism, airfares and other concerns for planners of international events are featured on the latest episode of Eventful: The Podcast for Meeting Professionals.
Michael Dominguez Reflects on His Job Change, the Economy, Politics and More
Michael Dominguez Reflects on His Job Change, the Economy, Politics and More
The state of the industry is "uncertain," says the new CEO of Associated Luxury Hotels International, but we've been here before.
Human Trafficking and Meetings
Human Trafficking and Meetings
The inaugural episode of Northstar Meetings Group's new podcast tackles the growing challenge of human trafficking — and what planners can do about it.