Category - Convention News

Value Destinations

May 29, 2018

As with many destinations, Columbus depends partly on regionally based companies that attract attendees locally and nationwide. Last year, Columbus-based Nationwide Children’s Hospital held a three-day meeting at the Hilton Downtown Columbus for 300… Continue Reading >>
In the quest to meet like a local, tours have become a popular way to showcase a destination while giving attendees a break from the meeting room. But pounding the pavement on foot is not the only option for getting around. Smart Meetings surveyed… Continue Reading >>

Embrace Arch City

April 30, 2018

Walkable Columbus, fresh off a convention center renovation, aims to be top of mind for event planners. Event planners are saying hello to Columbus in large numbers as Ohio's largest and fastest-growing city flexes its meetings muscles. READ MORE… Continue Reading >>

Fitness Tracker

April 27, 2018

Activities that promote health and well-being have become an important part of meetings, and Ohio honors that trend with a wide variety of venues and events to keep attendees their best. From salsa dancing in Cincinnati's Fountain Square to hiking in… Continue Reading >>