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Meeting and Conventions Management 1st Edition

Marguerite L. Weirich

  • Published
  • 256 Pages

Overview

This introduction into the creative challenging world of meeting and conventions planning is presented in a clear concise manner that shows the art as well as the science of good planning.

Marguerite L. Weirich, Pima Community College, Tucson, Arizona

  • case examples and lively anecdotes from real meeting planners help to illuminate and inform
  • illustrations emphasize key points and acquaint users with major convention bureaus, cities, hotels, and resorts
  • a chapter summary, suggested projects, and discussion questions follow each chapter
  • a chapter insert dealing with special meeting needs of ethnic or culturally diverse groups is provided
  • physically-challenged population issues are addressed throughout
What are Meetings/Trade Shows? Why are Meetings Held? Who Holds or Conducts Meetings/Trade Shows. When are Meetings Held? Where are Meetings Held? Planners - What Kinds Are There - What are Their Similarities and Differences? Suppliers to the Meetings Industry. Putting Together the Budget and the Meeting Plan. Liabilities and Insurances. Taxes. The Financial Impact of Meetings. Ethics in the Meeting World. Meeting Minutiae (Badges, Registration, Kits). Appendices. Glossary. Associations. Periodicals Concerning the Meeting/Convention Industry. Forms. Expense and Income Budgets. The Meeting Plan.

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

FOR INSTRUCTORS

Meeting and Conventions Management

ISBN: 9780827345140
This introduction into the creative challenging world of meeting and conventions planning is presented in a clear concise manner that shows the art as well as the science of good planning.

FOR STUDENTS

Meeting and Conventions Management

ISBN: 9780827345140
This introduction into the creative challenging world of meeting and conventions planning is presented in a clear concise manner that shows the art as well as the science of good planning.