Our cover story in Spotlight delves into millennials in the meetings, incentive travel and events industry. Young planners and seasoned industry insiders tell us of the challenges and opportunities this new generation brings. In Explore we bring you Liverpool, China’s Hainan island, fine dining in Shanghai, Australia’s Gold Coast and Northern Territory, and wellness retreats with an expert sharing his ideas with organisers. We report from Bangkok on Asia’s first TED Salon hosted by Marriott and from Macau where Sands Cotai laid on the Ultimate Download entertainment and meetings showcase. Plus, The Eventist profile, opinion in Voice and much more.
Mix is Asia’s Creative Meetings Magazine for event planners and corporate buyers. It is FREE of charge. Mix takes an innovative and imaginative approach to organising business events, meetings and incentive travel. In our Bulletin section we update readers on new developments. Among our other Regulars, Centre Stage looks at venues, both those specially built to hold events, such as convention centres, or dedicated spaces in hotels or unique venues. Event Bites champions catering and event food trends, while Show Off provides a platform for pictures from your events. In Explore, we look at established as well as up-and-coming destinations that offer the facilities and experiences that corporate buyers are looking for. Let’s Meet in… focuses on a unique destination for conference, incentive and event planners and Take 5 brings you a selection of ideas from a destination. We also carry three destination features, which are rounded off with ideas in Themes and tips from an Insider. Our Agenda section features Voice, where planners and other people in the industry give their opinion; Spotlight, which tackles issues that concern planners and buyers; case studies are the focus of Examine; The Trend highlights new technology and better ways of organising meetings and events, while The Eventist profiles a planner or people on the rise in the industry.