JUL 2017

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J U L Y 2 0 1 7 ⎜ ConventionSouth ⎜ w w w . c o n v e n t i o n s o u t h . c o m 15 MARKET SEGMENT REPORT: MEDIC AL & P HARMACEUTICAL MEETINGS Just What The Doctor Ordered Southern Destinations That Deliver Medically Minded Meetings By Adrianne Bowen When you hear the term "medical meeting," what comes to mind? Does it invoke images of the latest models of stethoscopes displayed in neat rows for attendees to try? Or do you picture a person in a white lab coat standing at the front of a room behind a podium, speaking about the latest information on biomedical research? While these elements are certainly part of the picture of a medical meeting, adhering to the newest compliance guidelines, accommodating substantial amounts of space for expanding conferences, incorporating the latest technology for interactive medical presentations, and delivering entertaining activities and fabulous food are not only desired, they are expected. Fortunately for savvy planners seeking Southern destinations for their upcoming events, a host of locales more than meet the expectations of medical and pharma businesses. Check out some of the best places in the South for hosting these types of meetings to ensure your next medically minded event is just what the doc- tor ordered. ► Sponsored by:

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