16 Jul A MEETING PLANNER’S DREAM: MORE TOP CITIES FOR MEETINGS, CONVENTIONS AND EVENTS
Today’s best futurist keynote speakers explain that there are many great destinations throughout the US for keynote speaking, and at which to hold meetings, conferences, tradeshows, board retreats and events. And honestly, given how many venues and sessions they present at, it’s pretty fascinating to hear what corporate speakers recommend. That said, having been ranked among the best futurist keynote speakers today, we’ve previously covered many great destinations and venues at which to hold a program at. But to underscore just how much choice you have, let’s look at even more top options across the US…
- Atlantic City, NJ – The casino resort town has major convention space at places like the Atlantic City Convention Center and Caesars Atlantic City. It offers gaming, shopping, beaches and more.
- Fort Worth, TX – Along with its next-door neighbor Dallas, Fort Worth attracts meetings and conventions with cowboy culture, museums, and facilities like Fort Worth Convention Center.
- Hartford, CT – Connecticut’s capital city appeals with history, museums like the Mark Twain House, dining and nightlife, and the Connecticut Convention Center or so the best futurist keynote speakers observe.
- Spokane, WA – Offers outdoor recreation in the Pacific Northwest, local wine and beer, and spaces like the Spokane Convention Center in its vibrant downtown.
- Tulsa, OK – Affordable rates, Route 66 history, arts scene and Cox Business Convention Center make it an up-and-coming destination.
- Knoxville, TN – Has emerged as a meetings spot with music, cuisine, college spirit, and the Knoxville Convention Center.
- Huntsville, AL – Entices planners with its growing tech hub status, space history, breweries, and Von Braun Center convention venue.
- Greenville, SC – Offers a charming downtown, local cuisine, outdoor activities, and spaces like the TD Convention Center.
- Madison, WI – Wisconsin’s capital city appeals with its university influence, state capitol, dining and the Alliant Energy Center complex.
But on top of these, you might also want to consider the following top picks.
- Albuquerque, NM – Boasts a distinctive Southwest flavor, hot air balloons, cuisine, and the Albuquerque Convention Center.
- Boise, ID – Offers outdoor recreation in Idaho, microbreweries, historic architecture and facilities like Boise Centre convention complex.
- Des Moines, IA – Iowa’s capital has emerged as an event destination with farmland scenery, the Iowa Events Center, and lively downtown. It’s one of our favorites and a common destination for the best futurist keynote speakers today.
- Little Rock, AR – Features museums, music clubs, the River Market district, and venues like the Statehouse Convention Center.
- Mobile, AL – Appeals with Southern mansions, beaches, Mardi Gras, and centers like the Mobile Convention Center.
- Springfield, MO – Has small town Midwestern appeal, Route 66 sites, casinos and the Springfield Expo Center.
- Tacoma, WA – Packs in a mix of port town history, museums, glass art, and spaces like the Greater Tacoma Convention Center.
- Wichita, KS – Attracts meetings with aviation history, Old West town of Old Cowtown Museum, and Intrust Bank Arena complex.