In my previous post with Steve Snyder, CIO/CTO of the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority, we discussed delegation and dealing with failure. Analyzing failure can often lead to clarity and a better understanding of career choices. Show More Summary
Geek ground zero could happen in Anaheim or Los Angeles this year Trending Comic-Con San Diego Convention Center
In a Massachusetts convention center, people of all classes gather to delight in the tying of flies and graphite rods. Why does fly fishing break down so many barriers?
Stertil-Koni announced that the company will showcase its newly introduced heavy duty 2-post lift series, Freedom Lift, at the NADA Convention & Expo in San Francisco, Jan. 22-25 in booth 5252W at the Moscone Center.
Jesse Tyler Ferguson flashes a smile while attending the 2015 LA Art Show opening night premiere party held at Los Angeles Convention Center on Wednesday (January 14) in Los Angeles. The 39-year-old Modern Family actor was joined by Olivia Holt and Olga Fonda at the event, which benefited St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. PHOTOS: Check [...]
A towering crimson public-art sculpture by Cuban artist Angel Ricardo Ricardo Rios greeted the crowd filling the downtown convention center for the LA Art Show on Friday morning. Two other works, 26 feet tall, loomed in the lobby.
Late last year Marriott was fined $600,000 by the FCC for using wifi blocking technology at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee. Obviously hotels would love to be able to prevent guests from bringing...Show More Summary
The Winter Fancy food show is not for the faint of heart. The annual convention, which took place earlier this week at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, requires stamina, a willingness to elbow your way through a crowd, and a stomach of steel.
The first two rounds of the 2015 MLS SuperDraft took place on Thursday, January 15 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, as the first 42 picks were made. Orlando City FC landed the consensus top prospect with the first overall pick, selecting Connecticut's Cyle Larin. Show More Summary
D.C. United selected University of San Francisco attacker Miguel Aguilar with the No. 17 overall pick in the MLS draft Thursday at Philadelphia Convention Center. Aguilar, 21, played four seasons at USF and posted 15 goals and nine assists. He can play on the right wing or up front. He was born in Mexico and grew […]
The focal point of the American soccer world Thursday will be Philadelphia, as the City of Brotherly Love hosts the 2015 Major League Soccer SuperDraft. The draft will begin at 12:30 p.m. ET from the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Expansion...Show More Summary
Outside of the world of transportation planning, driverless cars feel far away, a fantasy that many still don't buy. Here, though — inside the Washington convention center, where 12,000 transportation wonks have been hunkered all week — the people charged with planning, constructing and studying how we get around are already deeply consumed by the […]
The Beltway conventional wisdom now says the GOP is moving to the center and proving they can govern. Come again?
Justin Bieber at the Sentul International Convention Center in West Java, Indonesia (Photo credit: Wikipedia) We all differ in our preferences (i.e., the things we like), and one of the things that makes preferences so interesting is that there really isn't any meaningful way they can be right or wrong. Show More Summary
This past weekend, the New Orleans Convention Center held several events, including an arm wrestling championship and a formal Mardi Gras ball (I even heard a rumor of a barbershop quartet gathering on Saturday). But the event that turned...Show More Summary
The sun was just going down over the bay in San Diego when we walked out of the convention center at the conclusion of the business meeting of the 96th annual American Farm Bureau convention Tuesday after voting delegates approved resolutions for the coming year. AFBF president Bob Stallman held his traditional end of the meeting press conference with the... Read More
As I walked around the massive convention center at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) last week in Las Vegas, I heard three words echoing in my head. These three words, "Make it practical," have become something of aShow More Summary
Congratulations to Natasha Martinez who was crowned Miss California USA in the Terrace Theater at the Long Beach Convention Center on Sunday. The former Laker Girl competing as Miss Santa Anita Park defeated almost 120 other contestants to win the title. She will compete in the Miss USA Pageant in June. [Miss [...]
Today we announced the full conference sessions schedule for April’s Percona Live MySQL Conference & Expo 2015 and this year’s event, once again at the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara and Santa Clara Convention Center, looks to be the biggest yet with networking and learning opportunities for MySQL professionals and enthusiasts at all levels. Show More Summary
For years, conventional wisdom held that price remained the top brand differentiator for consumers. However, a new study from Hyper Island, the creative business school with consultancy services, suggest that this might no longer be the case.