PlanetIMEX

Ad astram: IMEX launches new virtual experience

IMEX CEO Carina Bauer talks to CMW about the Frankfurt show cancellation and beyond to the launch on 6 May of PlanetIMEX. Was postponement of IMEX Frankfurt to another date possible? I assume the Messe and the GCB were supportive to the last? Firstly, Messe Frankfurt have been amazing partners to IMEX. First, in their rapid response as we began to look into the options available to us, as well as ...

Industry professionals should ‘adopt a flexible mindset’ to succeed post-pandemic

Senior Vice-President and CMO of meetings technology provider Cvent, Patrick Smith, has said that event professionals will need to ‘adopt a flexible mindset’ and’ be prepared to adapt and evolve their business practices in order to succeed in a post-pandemic world’. Smith made his comments at PlanetIMEX, 11 May, during his session ‘Adapt, Evolve, Accelerate’, which formed part of EduMonday. He off...

PlanetIMEX unveils online islands and readies for lift-off with EduMonday

New online experience, PlanetIMEX has officially launched with the unveiling of the first two online ‘islands’ of content and experiences, and the first part of the meetings milky way coming into focus with EduMonday on 11 May. Education Island and Community Island are promised to be rich, engaging 3-D online experiences and will be complemented by a third, Networking Island, due to launch 14 May....