The 2023 Global Industry Forecast and What It Means for Your Event Budget

For meeting planners and event managers globally, the biggest challenge now is to keep up with booming business while accounting for unpredictability and external market pressures. Demand is high and expected to fully rebound to 2019 levels in 2023¹, but rising inflation means that budgets will be stretched tighter than ever. Do planners need to […]

What Planners Can Expect in 2022, Plus Explaining the “Why?” to Stakeholders

The post-pandemic era presents many new challenges to the travel industry: adapting to a more distributed workforce; mitigating employee burnout; prospecting tight labor markets to attract and retain talent; and navigating the ongoing volatility within national and global markets. Despite these obstacles, however, business travel and in-person events are making a much faster recovery than […]