TITLE

Don't sell out on your confabs

AUTHOR(S)
Schaal, Dennis
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Travel Weekly Australia;9/15/2006, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the pay-to-play model in handling travel industry conferences by the Travel Industry Association America (TIAA) in the U.S. This practice gives a sponsor of the meeting the right to deliver a keynote speech or a position on a high-profile panel. He questions the capacity of the TIAA in handling the Res-Expo technology and combined it with their TravelCom technology conference in 2007 because it does not have strong ties in the travel technology fields.
ACCESSION #
23082977

 

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