Interview: Rolf Jensen

We noted a comment somewhere that your book »The Dream Society« is a book about business and also about life in general, life as...

Idea! Sustainable Development of CD in the framework of Conventa

In addition to taking basic guidelines of sustainable development, Cankarjev dom has also taken some guidelines in terms of measures for energy saving (automated...

Nikica Žunić

Could you introduce yourself in two sentences – one describing you as a private and other as a public person?I am almost 30...

Interview: Darja Slivnjak

What kind of challenges does being the 2012 European Capital of Culture (ECC) bring for Maribor’s Tourism industry? The ECC title definitely poses the challenge...

Conventa Diary

Monday: Conventa 2012 recapBeing a part of Conventa between 18 and 19 January was pure pleasure. The organizers of Conventa are actively involved in...

Conventa 2012

Between 18th and 19th January 2012, Slovenia was, for the fourth year in a row, the hub of meetings industry of SE Europe. After...

Interview: Zlatan Muftić

Current job responsibilities?As a Convention Bureau Director I am responsible for the city promotion as a destination for meetings and incentives. The Convention Bureau...

The review of important meeting events in 2011

In 2011 even the biggest congress optimists pulled back from high-flying and optimistic congress rhetoric. It was replaced by a more prosaic and realistic...

Meetings: Changing Perceptions and Adding Value

The past few years have witnessed some paradigm changes for the meetings industry, moving the sector away from its close association with tourism and...

Slovenia’s meeting industry professionals’ evaluations and predictions

Over the past five years the meetings industry has seen good and bad days; we were delighted at our successes and we supported each...

Erotica

After my previous article on “sexy congress destinations” I was reminded by readers that the article didn’t actually feature any sex. They were expecting...

Future Trends in Marketing Destinations and Venues

The conference destinations and venues of the near future will not be selected by people my age. They will be chosen by meetings planners...