The Higgins Hotel & Conference Center

New Orleans' Higgins Hotel & Conference Center Joins Davidson Hotels & Resorts

Hospitality management company Davidson Hotels & Resorts announced the addition of The Higgins Hotel & Conference Center to its growing portfolio.

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Stats: 45% of Companies Expect to Resume In-Person Events in First Half of 2021

The majority of Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) companies expect their employees to return to in-person events in 2021.


Nashville Moves Into Phase 3 of Reopening Plan; Events Up to 500 Approved

Effective from October 1, Nashville, TN, entered Phase 3 of its reopening plan, implementing several key changes affecting meetings and conventions.

Highlights of Phase 3:

Brand USA Global Marketplace

Brand USA Launches “Always-On” Virtual Platform

On Wednesday, Brand USA, the destination marketing organization for the United States, announced the launch of Brand USA Global Marketplace—a one-stop shop for U.S. travel partners and international audiences to interact.

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ASTA Announces Two Virtual Events for Members, Including One for Corporate Travel

The American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA) has announced it will host a virtual gathering for its Premium members—the ASTA Premium Business Summit, a live, engaging virtual event running from November 9-11, 2020.

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U.S. Travel Announces New Dates for IPW 2021 in Las Vegas

The U.S. Travel Association has announced that IPW, its annual international inbound travel trade show, will be a live, in-person event held in Las Vegas from September 18-22, 2021.