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BestCities unveil new Impact Measurement research for global associations

BestCities have collaborated with associations & destinations around the world to build new research around a ‘legacy language’ and impact measurement indicators.

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Incredible Impacts Interview: Serbian Federation of Beekeeping Association (SFBA)

The SBFA entered the Incredible Impacts programme this year and we wanted to share this inspiring story of legacy creation at the bidding stage.

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BestCities Supports PANPREV

Join our Strategic Thinker, Bettina Borisch, for this free online round-table to understand how we can be better prepared for the next inevitable outbreak.

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Learnings from a virtual meeting planner

Nigel Brown, our Director Marketing & Partnerships is currently undergoing his certification as a virtual meeting planner on the EventsAir OnAir platform, here are some of his learnings from his journey so far.

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Breakout: A Virtual Masterclass

Join us for an interactive conversation on digital, hybrid and multi-hub meetings while breaking out and co-creating solutions together

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The Future of Congresses: The Copenhagen scenario model

The Future of Congresses The Copenhagen scenario model Copenhagen CVB and BestCities have conducted an in-depth piece of future research in a unique collaboration with future scientists and designers. Explore four immersive scenarios for 2040 that spell out potential futures for our industry. Explore the four scenarios Associations, destinations – the global meeting industry as a […]

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Video: Jane Cunningham in conversation with IMEX on Associations and collaborations

Associations are a hugely important part of the meetings and events industry, and have the power to positively impact destinations.

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Ask the experts: Ben Hainsworth, Executive Director of K.I.T. Group, on ‘Knowledge Creation’

How do associations utilise recent core trends to maximise the creation of knowledge? Ben Hainsworth of K.I.T. Group explains

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