Data Security Proposal Wins First PCMA North American Student Competition

A team of hospitality students from Kansas State University in Kansas won PCMA’s inaugural Business Events Industry Student Challenge for proposing how to protect personal data of people attending business events.

Members of the winning team were Brooks Hetle, Bailey Brown, Andie Contreras, Tia Gamble and Cameryn Rasmussen.

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King, Entrepreneur Seth Godin Headline 2019 PCMA Convening Leaders

Creating tension should be a key factor in developing compelling business events, said bestselling author and Marketing Hall of Fame honoree, Seth Godin.

Tension, he added, contributes to the fear of missing out, and that can create the buzz that helps make business events successful.

International Association of Exhibitions and Events Reveals 2018 Award Winners

The International Association of Exhibitions and Events unveiled this year’s recipients of its awards program, which recognizes IAEE members and member companies who have made outstanding contributions to the exhibitions and events industry.

Along with the Woman of Achievement and International Excellence award winners, which were announced earlier this year, these award recipients will be honored during Expo! Expo! IAEE’s Annual Meeting & Exhibition on tap Dec. 11-13 in New Orleans.