RegencyExpo| International Exhibitions agency 

Most people make and break resolutions at the beginning of every year.  Join us for the next #Expochat – Jan. 4 at 1 p.m. E.T. using a Twitter chat tool - with moderator Michelle Bruno to discuss what technology you’re resolved to implement—personally, professionally, and for your shows and clients—and eliminate in 2017. 

Here are some questions to think about:

The International Association of Exhibitions and Events has opened the Call for Nominations for its 2017 IAEE International Excellence and IAEE Woman of Achievement awards. The deadline for submitting nominations for these awards Feb. 19.

“These awards honor outstanding individuals who elevate the exhibitions and events industry by going above and beyond the call of duty on a very special level,” said IAEE President and CEO David DuBois, CMP, CAE, FASAE, CTA.

The American Society of Association Executives recently hosted a successful pilot for their newest event, Xperience Design Project (XDP).

Held Dec. 16, the exclusive, one-day, sneak peek of XDP was at the Gaylord National® Resort & Convention Center, and it brought together more than 80 association meeting, marketing, programming, and technology professionals, as well as industry partners to test and fine-tune the new format.

The Mayor of Prague Adriana Krnáčová (pictured) has praised plans for a Prague Congress Centre extension.

The proposed extension to the Congress Centre consists of needed exhibition surfaces and of the creation of quality public spaces in the site of the Pankrác square and its surrounding areas.

The New PCC international competition is looking for solutions for the space of the Congress Centre´s surroundings. It has invited architects, urbanists and others experts to work together.

Media 10 has revealed plans to bring the largest British consumer event to China in 2017.

For the first time in its history spanning 109 years, the Ideal Home Show will venture overseas.

Launched in 1908 in London, The Ideal Home Show is the biggest ever retail show and shopping event; and was only closed during WWII, reopening in 1947.