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Betty Valachovic, Former ASAE President, Dies at 87

by Mark Carter 12/13/2013 09:22 am

Valachovic was the first woman to serve as ASAE president and also the first woman to be given the group's highest honor for contributions to the profession of association management.

Speaking Of Speakers

by Cara Gieringer 10/15/2012 12:00 am

Hosting a professional meeting or event requires much more than securing a suitable location and sending out invitations. Effective event planning in today's highly interactive world is about creating a unique and unforgettable experience for attendees. Planners today are not only tasked with delivering a program that ignites a lasting spark of inspiration in the minds of attendees, they are responsible for keeping that flame burning long after the event date has passed.

Trade Show Turnout: 4 Tips for Attracting Visitors and Exhibitors to Your Next Event

by Samuel G. Smith 11/7/2011 12:00 am

In a world where more and more is being conducted virtually, the value compared to the cost and effort involved in organizing a trade show could be considered much less today than it once was. But with valuable opportunities for face-to-face networking and hands-on learning, many still find the trade show and similar events worthwhile investments.