As the third edition of IMEX America prepares to open in Las Vegas this week, it seems the mood of America is moving in the right direction — government lockdown or not. The results from the latest IMEX America Index of Optimism survey show a very slight increase of 1 percent (to a total of […]
With the third IMEX America only three months away, organizers are spilling more and more details about the trade show’s specifics. One of these is “Association Focus,” a pre-show conference-within-a-conference dedicated to professional development and “hot-topic” education for association meeting planners and executives. The free educational event is being organized in partnership with ASAE, PCMA […]
Exhibitors as varied as Cirque du Soleil and Panama are lining up to take part in IMEX America 2013 in Las Vegas in October. The list of returning exhibitors includes Canada; the Dominican Republic; Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts; Hawaii; Hyatt Hotels; Orlando/Orange County, Fla.; New Orleans; Panama; San Francisco; Starwood Hotels and Resorts; and […]
Is it feasible to expect a U.S. show to meet the same sustainability level as Germany? A case study.
IMEX America‘s latest Index of Optimism shows that many in the meetings and event industry are more upbeat about business today than they were a year ago. The survey, taken in March, polled 400 North Americans — 70 percent buyers, 30 percent suppliers — to see how they felt about the industry’s prospects in the […]
“New” is one of the key words driving IMEX Frankfurt, taking place May 21-23 in the German city. It promises new education formats and topics, a new networking hub and a new research hub. IMEX Frankfurt is the largest global exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events, drawing about 9,000 exhibitors, hosted buyers and visitors […]