Ch 13: Meetings, Conventions, Expositions & Special Events

About This Chapter

Work through these short and engaging hospitality lessons to review meetings, conventions, expositions and events in the hospitality industry. This chapter can help anyone who needs to quickly prepare for an upcoming exam, finish homework assignments or get extra help learning about the different types of meetings.

Meetings, Conventions, Expositions & Special Events - Chapter Summary

This chapter helps you compare and contrast different types of meeting services, such as business meetings, conventions, special events and expositions. Our expert instructors also show you how to prepare for a productive meeting and what destination management companies provide for the hospitality industry. After completing a lesson, take the accompanying self-assessment quiz to make sure you've understood the material. You can monitor your progress through the chapter on your course Dashboard and study at any time that fits your schedule.

Reviewing the lessons in this chapter can help you:

  • Differentiate between formal and informal business meetings
  • Identify the components that are needed in order to prepare for a successful and productive meeting
  • Explain the differences between conventions, expositions and other special events
  • Understand what destination management companies (DMCs) do

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