features 8 Meetings Today Live! West // See what you may have missed in Tucson, Ariz.!
10 Incentivize! // Gifts and products for
planners you can win!
12 Top Chefs // Julian Scheibel, Georgian
Room at the Cloister, Sea Island Resort
14 Movers & Shakers // Steve Rudner, a
career tip and who's going where
16 ICYMI // The recent travels of your
intrepid Meetings Today team
23 // Masters of Disaster
By Tyler Davidson and Eric Andersen
A terrifying hurricane season delivers a number
of lessons for everyone in the meetings industry,
including planners who entered the fray.
26 // Doubling Down
By Jeff Heilman
Major gaming brands are placing their bets
on product diversification to showcase their
uniqueness, on and off the tables.
37 // The New Generation
By Fred Gebhart
It's Gen Z’s world and we’re just meeting in it.
Here's how to court the key demographic like
your career depends on it—because it does.
40 // Team Spirit
By Gary Singh
Pro sports venues throughout the U.S. are
purpose-built for accommodating meetings
and events with major league skill.
FOXWOODS THRILL TOWER SKY LAUNCH
FENWAY PARK, BOSTON
WESTWARD LOOK GRAND HYATT
RESORT AND SPA, TUCSON, ARIZ.
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