IMEX Frankfurt

Associations look to move away from capitals to second tier destinations

The Alliance of Brain Cities hosted 20 international associations at a breakfast on 21 May in Frankfurt during IMEX 2019.  Attendees included representatives from Rehabilitation International, International Water Resources Association and the World Association for Medical Law.The breakfast debated a wide range of topics such as: All the delegates expressed strong support for second tier (non-capit...

Russia’s national CVB opens to the world at IMEX

The Russian Convention Bureau is taking part in IMEX Frankfurt for a second time this year. The event, which runs 21-23 May, is annually attended by some 14,000 meetings and events industry professionals from 150 countries. The still relatively new, national CVB will spearhead the ‘Russia Open to the World’ stand and Presidential Advisor Anton Kobyakov said: “One of the tasks that government offic...

Düsseldorf Convention launches new website ahead of IMEX Frankfurt

Düsseldorf Convention has launched a website for marketing the destination to the MICE industry, ahead of its appearance at IMEX Frankfurt in May. https://www.duesseldorf-convention.de/ can better demonstrate to event planners all the factors that advocate staging an event in the city, says Dusseldorf Convention. The new website is a result of the partner programme that was successfully initiated ...

Innovating IMEX

Creativity and experiences were at the centre of content at the latest edition of IMEX in Frankfurt. From new events at EduMonday to the spectacular and sensational Learning Labs and Live Zone, there were major initiatives and experiences throughout the 2018 IMEX Frankfurt show, extending the borders of the industry into new areas. In addition, new activities around legacy focussed minds on the in...