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The second Plant IMEX online edition in October had a very different look and feel to the first iteration in May. The virtual show took viewers on a...

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IBTM has unveiled its annual IBTM World Trends Report, which underlines the role that the meetings and events industry has to play in ‘building back...

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The annual Best Cities Global Forum returned this year with a difference – blending ‘physical’ and ‘virtual’ to create a hybrid event experience for...

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With the launch of IBTM World Virtual 2020, which will take place online from 8-10 December 2020, IBTM will present its new online event platform,...

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The IBTM Events portfolio will now be managed by Claude Blanc.

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For its annual customer conference, Cvent Connect Europe, on 10 and 11 November, meetings technology provider Cvent brought together more than 8,000...

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IBTM has announced new dates for IBTM Asia Pacific in Singapore. The event will be rescheduled from April to 8 – 9 June 2021 in Singapore, at the Mari...

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Nearly three-quarters of planners are moving their face-to-face events to virtual or hybrid in 2021. This is a key result of Global DMC Partners Q3...

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Angeline van den Broecke, the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre’s Director of Global Business Development & Marketing, has been elected to the...

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The first virtual The Meetings Show, which took place from 19-21 October this year,  has been claimed a success, with 83% of buyers ‘likely’ or...

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The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) has announced jointly with the city of Kaohsiung, the „Kaohsiung Protocol Framework“ as...

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IBTM has announced first details of Hosted Buyer and exhibitor sign-ups for IBTM World Virtual 2020, with some of the world’s largest and best-known...

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Geneva International Association Forum, which was set to take place as hybrid event from 5th to 6th November at the Intercontinental Hotel Geneva, now...

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Andy King’s keynote was the final session of the three-day virtual The Meetings Show, which saw nearly 2,000 pre-qualified buyers attend meetings with...

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A new Imex Report, called „The Regenerative Revolution, A New Paradigm for Event Management“, calls on the global events industry to embrace circular...

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Technology Provider Cvent unveiled the agenda for its two-day industry conference, Cvent Connect Europe Virtual on 10-11 November, while also...

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From today, 19 October, The Meetings Show is going on virtual for three days until October 21. The show has been rescheduled due to the ongoing impact...

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On 20 November 2020, the Brussels European Association Forum (BEAF) will become the first face-to-face association community event to take place in...

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Ahead of The Meetings Show, which will run virtually this year from 19-21 October 2020, more than 6,000 messages have already been exchanged and...

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The 2020 edition of Meeting Professional International’s (MPI) World Education Congress (WEC), was scheduled in June in Grapevine, Texas. The event...

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IMEX has collaborated with its industry partners to bring shared experiences and learnings to Community Day, taking place on Friday 16 October as part...

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New ICCA research reveals the importance of face to face meetings and flexibility of associations and suppliers in a post-Covid world. ICCA Research...

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On 10th September, the #PowerOfLiveEvents initiative, which started out as a social media campaign in May, left the virtual space and converted into...

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The Convention Bureaux of Bogota, Buenos Aires, Lima, São Paulo and Quito Tourism, officially presented the creation of the South American M.I.C.E...

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Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) will host a one-day hybrid event that will feature workshops to build the practical skills and...

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The Meetings Show has announced the UK’s leading exhibition for event, meeting and conference professionals will now be a fully virtual event this...

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IBTM Events today announces that IBTM World 2020 will transition to being a virtual event this year.

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Planet Imex is returning 12 to 16 October to deliver „personal and collective transformation“ with a series of headliners from the business events...

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The IAPCO led Strategic Global Task Force of National PCO Associations, formed of 11 National PCO Associations, have created a new 22 pages „Advocacy...

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Event planner Andy King, known for planning the Fyre Festival, is to share learnings from his 30-year career and tips for success in a session for The...

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IBTM has announced a raft of new exhibitors, including Meliá Hotels International, Titanic Hotels, Ibiza Convention Bureau and Canary Islands as well...

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Imex shares  two replays from EduMonday’s „sustainability superheroes“. In their 30 minute sessions Guy Bigwood, Chief Changemaker & Managing...

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Former tennis professional and high profile events producer Pancho Campo will be the first keynote speaker for IBTM World 2020 in Barcelona from 1-3...

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ECM (European Cities Marketing) and ICCA (International Congress and Convention Association) have agreed to launch a European partnership to solidify...

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IBTM World will be held in Barcelona from December 1 to 3. Reed Exhibitions now announced the first keynote speaker at the three day event: Pancho...

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The Barcelona Convention Bureau is the first confirmed Regional Destination Partner to support and engage with the Geneva International Association...

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In his „presidential message“ ICCA President James Rees gives an outlook for the industry and the 59th ICCA Congress this November.

Rees: „An innate...

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The Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS-Index) has launched the Global Destination Sustainability Movement (GDS-Movement), a platform to...

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Meetings technology provider Cvent announced that it has trained and certified more than 20,000 marketers, event planners, and hospitality...

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Last week’s ICCA UK & Ireland Chapter meeting was attended online by more than 90 delegates from destinations, venues and suppliers. It was moderated...

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Almost 30 sessions, held on Imex‘ Edu Monday in May, are now freely available for replay. The sessions, which last between 30 and 60 minutes, were...

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To help the industry face the new challenges, Global DMC Partners is hosting a free virtual open forum at 11:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, June 24.

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Moving away from merely looking at the financial benefits of hosting an academic event, PhD dissertation by Thomas Trøst Hansen and Wonderful...

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Global meetings and events industry trade show organiser, IBTM has announced first details of its rescheduled IBTM Asia Pacific, which will take place...

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ICCA and BestCities Global Alliance have renewed heir partnership for a further three years. The annual ‘Incredible Impacts’ grant programme –...

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Read the message from Ray and Carina here.

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The Meetings Show team is developing an exciting hybrid event to keep business meetings and events professionals connected and informed, wherever they...

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Due the impact the international travel restrictions would have on the quality of the event, IBTM Americas, scheduled on August, will now take place...

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Due to the Covid-19 Crisis, the Italian Academy of Prosthetic Dentistry (AIOP)  had to re-organise the annual two-day Mediterranean Meeting originally...

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ECR 2020 Online is set to be one of the largest and most dynamic online medical congresses to ever take place.

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With Japan’s expanding commitment to become sustainable, the Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS-Index), MCI and JCS join forces to...

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80 per cent of Corporate Sponsors are interested in investing in virtual events but they need interaction, according to a new survey by AIM Group.

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CPhI and P-MEC China will host a special Virtual Expo Connect in June (18-24, 2020). The new online platform is designed to facilitate ongoing and new...

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ICCA and AC Forum announced a three-year partnership on creating a high-level annual signature event on the Future of Healthcare Meetings, starting in...

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CIM asked IMEX Group CEO Carina Bauer what to expect from PlanetIMEX.

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The Meetings Show – due to take place on 24-25 June – is being postponed to the autumn as a result of the continuing situation with COVID-19.  

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Organisers of the Sustainable Event Awards have announced event software company Evessio as their official partner and platform provider for the...

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The UK Events Industry believes that September 2020 is expected to be the most significant month when it comes to post COVID-19 recovery, as it...

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AIOP on Air taking place from 30th April to 2nd May will be a fully digital, immersive and realistic scientific congress that enhances knowledge...

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In its desire to give back to the international business events, meetings and incentive travel industry following the massive outpouring of support...

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This Earth Day event professionals have the opportunity to remind the world of the importance of events by engaging in conversations on Twitter and...

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Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB)-CEO  Ashwin  Gunasekeran has  been  elected  as  the  new  Chairman for the ICCA Asia Pacific Chapter...

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Ungerboeck shares key take-aways from their virtual APAC and EMEA Unite conferences.

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The COP26 UN climate change conference set to take place in Glasgow in November has been postponed due to COVID-19. 

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 Join the webinar: SITE has convened a panel of industry leaders to address three concerns arising from the current crisis.

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Daejeon is the newest, and second city in South Korea to join the Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS-Index).

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Pieter Allaerts, Chair of MPI's European Advisory Council, shares a message about how we can weather these difficult times together as a community.

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VisitBritain Business Events has shared an ‘open letter of support’ to the international business events industry, showing unity to the community as...

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Join SITE President, Jenn Glynn, CIS, CITP as she poses your questions on contracts to Attorney Jonathan Howe and Maritz Industry Vetera Meg Pisani.

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A message from ICCA CEO Senthil Gopinath.
 

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The online series is free to watch and aims to support the event community worldwide.

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During this time of social isolation and uncertainty, GDP offers a creative way for hospitality, meeting and event professionals to grow and learn...

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Senior Vice President of Experience, Annette Gregg, speaks to the importance of virtual education and how the industry will reunite for recovery at...

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Faced with these growing restrictions on the possibility of travelling and a strong downward trend in demand which has resulted in a drop in traffic...

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The conference and events facilities for the University of Leeds, MEETinLEEDS, is bolstering its team with the appointment of a brand new Conference...

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Read the message from Gianluca Buongiorno, President AIM Group International.

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Read a message from ICCA-President James Rees.

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IBTM Events today launches a new online platform, IBTM Connect, an online resource hub for business events professionals to access and share knowledge...

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Join the discussion on Tuesday, April 14 to unite the events industry on Global Meetings Industry Day: Virtual.

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Today the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE) announced re-scheduled dates for Incentive Summit Europe (ISE) and Incentive Summit Americas...

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Read his message here.

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Read their message here.

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MPI’s Emergency Preparedness for Events Certificate Program gives you the tools you need to effectively plan for—and respond to—crisis situations and...

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MPI President & CEO, Paul Van Deventer provides an update on how MPI is addressing the ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. 

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ICCA CEO, Senthil Gopinath, personally invites the ICCA community to join our interactive webinar on 25 March 2020 from 14:00-17:00 (CET), where we...

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Read the message of the PCEB Staff and Management.

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European Exhibition Industry Alliance welcomes commission COVID-19 Response

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JMIC President Kai Hattendorf responds to WHO and IMEX announcements, offering an assessment of the COVID19 impact and the role our industry will have...

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ICCA and The Centre for Association Leadership (ASAE) have joined forces and are organising an exclusive event for Association Executives, ASAE...

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ITB India 2021 will be held on 7 – 9 April 2021 in Mumbai.

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The Meetings Industry Association (mia) is calling for fairness and solidarity across the industry to help mitigate the impact of Coronavirus COVID-19...

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Read his statement on the current situation.

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ICCA has signed an agreement with Chengdu Municipal Bureau of Exposition (CCPIT Chengdu), MeetingsChina and Chengdu University on a joint research...

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In this way, the importance of the trade fair industry is highlighted, which annually holds more than 32,000 events, with an impact on world GDP of...

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Prague Convention Bureau together with partners organized a B2B corporate Prague InSpires MICE Fam Trip & Workshop, that was held in Prague from...

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The event will be held on July 6th, 7th and 8th 2020 at the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès in Cannes.

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Read the message from Ray and Carina.

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The International Congress and Convention Association’s UK & Ireland Chapter has re-elected Diane Waldron, as Chapter Chair for a second term and...

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Industry professionals have published a joint message.

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IT & CM Asia is turning the exhibition floor into a real-life game board with Go Engage.

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