180 sessions. Organizers of IMEX America announced that 76 percent of all professional education on offer at this year’s show will be industry accredited. Having reviewed all 180 of the show’s education sessions, the Convention Industry Council has designated 76 percent as qualifying for continuing education hours. This means that all IMEX America participants can accrue points or clock hours towards CMP exams or CMP recertification while attending sessions on the preshow education day, Smart Monday and over the following three days of the trade show, taking place in Las Vegas (Smart Monday Oct. 13, Tradeshow Oct. 14 – 16).
Among the hundreds of education seminars, campfires and workshops taking place this year are: