What is the future of conventions and large events? Who are the most innovative thought leaders today in meeting design? Who is blazing new trails in event technology? And how are the world's most forward-thinking tourism bureaus attracting larger percentages of market share in the international convention arena? This Skift Trends Report incorporates the greatest scope of interviews with convention industry leaders brought together in a long time, to present a cohesive look at the future of the convention industry. Large and small tourism brands are adapting with new strategies to build growing networks, designed to generate higher levels of communication among more stakeholders.