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MCCA Board of Directors Authorizes Contract with Populous Architects for Boston Convention & Exhibition Center Industry Marketplace Feasibility Study

The Massachusetts Convention Center Authority (MCCA) Board of Directors has voted to approve a contract with Populous Architects for a Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC) campus masterplan and feasibility study. This data driven financial and industry marketplace analysis will provide an opportunity to evaluate potential future options at the BCEC’s 70-acre campus by taking into account the dramatic development of the South Boston Waterfront and rapid evolution of customer priorities in the global conventions, meetings and events industry.

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  1. Venue & Event Trends in Safety & Security

    This is the second installment of our emergency preparedness series for the Trade Show News Network (TSNN). Today we explore some of the latest venue and event security trends to help make your event safer. With over a thousand different-level attacks in 2017 alone, it’s no surprise that safety and security are among the top concerns for event professionals.

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  2. 40 Tons Donated So Far in 2017-2018 for Conventions C.A.R.E.

    Signature Boston's highly successful Conventions C.A.R.E. (Community Assistance by Responsible Events) program has collected and distributed roughly 40 tons of donated goods in fiscal year 2018. This number more than doubles the 18 tons of donated goods collected and distributed through the program in fiscal year 2017 and is largely due to the Orgill Annual Dealer Market and the Greenbuild International Conference & Expo.

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  3. 5 Steps to Develop an Effective Crisis Communication Plan for Your Event

    As event professionals, our job is to host people and while we can’t prepare for everything, it’s essential to develop an emergency plan that can be adapted to any situation. Signature Boston's Public Safety Team has taken their experiences to develop a comprehensive crisis management training program, starting with crisis communications.

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