IMEX

Full house in Las Vegas

A ‘power-packed business experience’ to meet new needs of the industry at IMEX America, which returns to Las Vegas, 10-13 October IMEX America is set to address the new needs of the industry head on, bringing together the global business events community in a four-day show designed to deliver a tailored, targeted, and efficient business experience. This edition builds on the success of last year’s...

IMEX’s new addition to redevelop shows’ content

The IMEX Group has appointed former SITE head of events Tahira Endean (pictured left) as head of programme, to remodel the group’s trade show content (IMEX Frankfurt and IMEX America). Based in Vancouver, Endean will spearhead a three-year education strategy behind the group’s content redesign – working with IMEX Marcomms and Knowledge and Education teams. The IMEX education programme was develope...

Pulling together

IMEX returned to Frankfurt, 31 May to 2 June, and encouraging discourse from the Policy Forum has set an optimistic tone Last month CMW returned to IMEX Frankfurt for the first time since 2019, and what an occasion it was. To the uninitiated, it was just another trade show, but to many eventprofs around the world, it was the first major industry event for which they could attend. There were absent...

A SITE for IMEX eyes

Visitors are encouraged to ‘connect, learn, discover, and shape’ with SITE during IMEX Frankfurt. Find the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence at stand G400 throughout the show and they say they are ready to answer all questions about membership, upcoming SITE events, future SITE Foundation research, sponsor opportunities, and more. Two on-stand receptions will be hosted at 3pm on ...

Messe Frankfurt – showing out with a brand new stand at IMEX

Since the lifting of restrictions on holding events at the beginning of April, it has been business as usual on the Messe Frankfurt exhibition grounds. Around 35 guest events with a total of 110,000 participants will have been hosted at the venue by the end of May and up to 140 trade fairs, congresses, concerts and other events are scheduled to be held in Messe Frankfurt locations in the second ha...

Diversity debate to be held at IMEX Frankfurt

IMEX Frankfurt is to host a debate on diversity in the global meetings and events industry, with the expansion of its signature event, She Means Business. Now titled, She Means Business, a Conversation for All, IMEX together with partners tw magazine and MPI have invited attendees to “take a fresh look at diversity, gender equality and female empowerment”. The expanded programme now offers session...

Smart Monday connects community for IMEX America return in Vegas

“This feels like a new world for our industry and gives me hope that 2022 will be a strong year,” said buyer Valeria Serrano, from CTA Event design and DMC in Mexico, summing up the excitement felt by many attending IMEX America 2021’s pre-show day of learning, Smart Monday, powered by MPI. “It’s like a reunion of old friends”, she said. “I’m reconnecting with my industry friends and have many mee...