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IMEX reaches 100 signatories target for meetings industry Declaration of Support #IMEX #events

| April 14, 2014
IMEX reaches 100 signatories target for meetings industry Declaration of Support #IMEX #events

Following the signing of the IMEX Declaration of Support for the meetings and events industry by the President of the Istanbul Chamber of Commerce, the IMEX Group has now reached its first phase target of 100 signatories for the advocacy document. Shortly after Ibrahim Çağlar signed the declaration during the MPI European Meetings & Events [...]

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Corporate planners invited to achieve more innovation in face of rising regulation; British entrepreneur, Michelle Mone, confirmed as keynote

| March 27, 2014
Corporate planners invited to achieve more innovation in face of rising regulation; British entrepreneur, Michelle Mone, confirmed as keynote

The IMEX Group has announced the programme for its next Exclusively Corporate @IMEX event, which is fast becoming a flagship networking and education event for both European and global corporate meeting planners. One of the top three female entrepreneurs in the UK, Michelle Mone OBE, who is best known as co-owner of Ultimo Brands International, will [...]

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IMEX Wild Card Winner at Germany Stand: Eintracht Frankfurt Pro Sports and Kloster Eberbach #eventprofs #IMEX

| March 24, 2014

Two companies have been given the valuable opportunity to showcase their offering at an important industry event.

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IMEX in Frankfurt takes trade show value to new heights with personalised support services, guided tours and new hosted buyer groups

| March 5, 2014

A number of innovative new support services and education offerings, plus a rise in new hosted buyer groups and exhibitors will be some of the hallmarks of the IMEX in Frankfurt trade show, opening May 20th at Messe Frankfurt.

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What’s the brightest colour at IMEX? Green

| February 11, 2014
What’s the brightest colour at IMEX? Green

Submissions are now being invited for the annual 2014 IMEX-GMIC Green Awards.

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IMEX Eyes Industry Predictions for 2014 – Content, Tech, “Glocal” CSR, Diversity and The Happiness Factor

| November 18, 2013

With its eyes and ears on the global meetings marketplace from two vantage points — one in Europe at IMEX in Frankfurt and one in the US at IMEX America — the IMEX Group today offered its predictions for meetings industry trends and changes in 2014. 

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US Mayors & Meetings Industry Leaders Gather at IMEX America for First Policymakers Forum

| October 17, 2013

Las Vegas, Oct. 17, 2013 – Yesterday, IMEX America and the U.S. Travel Association brought a trio of US Mayors, destination CEOs, and industry association heads together for a dynamic, first of its kind Forum designed to continue advocacy efforts on behalf of the meetings and events industry in the US.

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IMEX America announces significant growth

| October 15, 2013
IMEX America announces significant growth

Las Vegas, Oct 15 2013 - The third edition of IMEX America opened earlier today (Oct 15) at the Sands Expo® in Las Vegas by announcing a 12% increase in exhibitor numbers compared to 2012 (from 2413 to 2694 companies). Hosted buyer numbers (2012: 2400), which will not be announced until the last day, are also [...]

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IMEX America brings IMEXLive to Las Vegas for the first time – New remote ‘window into the show’

| October 10, 2013

Following its successful roll-out at IMEX in Frankfurt earlier this year, organizers will be offering the unique ‘window into the show’ that is known as IMEXLive for the next edition of IMEX America at the Sands Expo® (Oct 14 – 17).

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New IMEX America Education Program Geared Up & Ready to Go in Vegas

| September 24, 2013
New IMEX America Education Program Geared Up & Ready to Go in Vegas

Data mining, new green meetings ideas, leadership success and social media integration among hottest topics

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Contest Alert: Win a trip to Vancouver!

| September 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
Contest Alert: Win a trip to Vancouver!

Vancouver is consistently voted one of the world’s best cities – and one lucky delegate at October’sIMEX America conference will see why.

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‘Mood of America’ is moving in the right direction

| September 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

But what part does Robin Thicke and a comfy pillow play? The latest results from the IMEX America Index of Optimism survey show a very slight increase of 1% (68%) in optimism levels among a sample of 400 North American meetings industry buyers and suppliers.

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Nominations open for Ovations 2013 Huggability Award

| August 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
Nominations open for Ovations 2013 Huggability Award

Now in its fifth year, Ovation’s annual Huggability Award is a fun and informal excuse to nominate someone who deserves congratulations, who makes your day or who is simply a lovable pain in the ass!

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99% rate #IMEX13 Frankfurt ‘important for business’

| July 22, 2013 | 0 Comments
99% rate #IMEX13 Frankfurt ‘important for business’

 Exit survey results announced

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3rd Edition of IMEX America Gearing Up with Association Focus Announcement

| June 25, 2013 | 0 Comments
3rd Edition of IMEX America Gearing Up with Association Focus Announcement

 – Smart Monday’s ‘conference within a conference’

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Feeling their love for Slovenia

| May 30, 2013 | 0 Comments
Feeling their love for Slovenia

Slovenia shined on the worldwide meetings stage! The meeting providers from Slovenia recorded a record number of meetings with potential buyers at this year’s IMEX, worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events.

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Germany Stand: eco-friendly and sustainable

| May 30, 2013 | 0 Comments
Germany Stand: eco-friendly and sustainable

Frankfurt am Main – At IMEX – incorporating Meetings made in Germany, held from 21st-23rd May 2013 in Frankfurt, the German Convention Bureau e.V. (GCB) proved once again that it leads the way in championing Green Meetings.

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Amsterdam RAI wins Silver in IMEX/GMIC Green Supplier Award

| May 27, 2013 | 0 Comments
Amsterdam RAI wins Silver in IMEX/GMIC Green Supplier Award

Amsterdam RAI was announced the Silver winner of the prestigious IMEX/GMIC (Green Meeting Industry Council) Green Supplier Award at the IMEX Gala Dinner on Wednesday 22 May in Frankfurt.

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IMEX in Frankfurt finishes with 33% increase in business appointments

| May 27, 2013 | 0 Comments
IMEX in Frankfurt finishes with 33% increase in business appointments

Frankfurt, Germany : The 2013 edition of IMEX came to a close with IMEX Group Chairman, Ray Bloom, announcing several important new business achievements for the Frankfurt edition of the trade show.

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oneworld enters events and conventions travel market

| May 24, 2013 | 0 Comments
oneworld enters events and conventions travel market

  •  Big benefits for organisers and attendees of conferences, events and exhibitions •  Attractive discounts on flights •  Easy-to-use online booking and management systems •  Travel on a collection of the world’s leading airlines serving 850 destinations oneworld®, the premier global airline alliance, unveiled a new, one-stop, easy-to-use service to meet the travel needs [...]

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ICCA announces destination for 2016 Congress

| May 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
ICCA announces destination for 2016 Congress

Frankfurt, 20 May 2013 After presentations from the two shortlisted destinations, Kuching in Sarawak, Malaysia, and the Czech Republic capital Prague, ICCA President Arnaldo Nardone on behalf of the ICCA Board of Directors today announced at the mid-year ICCA meeting held alongside IMEX,

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MICE destination Italy meets the world in Frankfurt

| May 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Frankfurt am Main – The Italian State Tourist Board ENIT will participate in the 11th edition of IMEX, a major promotions platform for the international meetings industry.

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World PCO Alliance Exhibit at IMEX Frankfurt for the First time

| April 29, 2013 | 0 Comments
World PCO Alliance Exhibit at IMEX Frankfurt for the First time

The rapidly expanding Group of 20 PCOs will for the first time exhibit at IMEX 2013. The Alliance was formed 4 years ago and holds now 20 member PCOs.

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IMEX targets corporate planners and senior executives with launch of new education event – Exclusively Corporate @ IMEX

| April 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
IMEX targets corporate planners and senior executives with launch of new education event – Exclusively Corporate @ IMEX

IMEX in Frankfurt 2013 will see the launch of a new education and networking event designed specifically for corporate meeting planners and senior corporate executives.

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IMEX announces 2013 Wild Card winners – Fukuoka City and Davao City

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
IMEX announces 2013 Wild Card winners –  Fukuoka City and Davao City

Fukuoka City in Japan and Davao City in the Philippines have both been selected as winners of the IMEX in Frankfurt Wild Card competition for 2013. 

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IMEX Association Day programme announced – New education content devised and delivered by association executives for association executives

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
IMEX Association Day programme announced – New education content devised and delivered by association executives for association executives

With the international, award-winning meetings, incentive travel and events industry trade show, IMEX in Frankfurt, just two months away, the IMEX Group has announced the full education line-up for its hallmark Association Day, which takes place at the Messe Frankfurt Congress Center on Monday 20th May.

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IMEX Group Announces Sustainability and APEX/ASTM Standard Compliance Results from IMEX America 2012

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments
IMEX Group Announces Sustainability and APEX/ASTM Standard Compliance Results from IMEX America 2012

Cites Collaboration With Key Suppliers & MeetGreen® as Critical Success Factor

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IMEX announces new hosted buyer benefits to aid time-stretched business execs

| March 27, 2013 | 0 Comments
IMEX announces new hosted buyer benefits to aid time-stretched business execs

Following the successful test and roll-out of a new, single email inbox for hosted buyers at IMEX America last year, the IMEX Group is introducing the same concept for all hosted buyers at IMEX in Frankfurt 21- 23rd May 2013.

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New education formats and topics set to drive value at IMEX 2013

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments
New education formats and topics set to drive value at IMEX 2013

- Education programme news; hot topics and speakers

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Science proves that face-to-face significantly outperforms other meeting formats when it comes to generating new ideas

| February 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
Science proves that face-to-face significantly outperforms other meeting formats when it comes to generating new ideas

Scientifically valid research conducted by the IMEX Group in partnership with the Meetology® Group has found that face-to-face meetings significantly outperform both video and voice-only when it comes to generating creative ideas.

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New networking and education events add to IMEX business power

| January 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
New networking and education events add to IMEX business power

The launch of a new pre-show education and networking event for corporate buyers, the introduction of a new hosted buyer email service and a new German language seminar programme are just three of the features making up a strong IMEX in Frankfurt 2013.

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IMEX America 2012 announces business value of $3.3 billion

| January 9, 2013 | 0 Comments
IMEX America 2012 announces business value of $3.3 billion

Analysis of business conducted by buyers at the second edition of IMEX America at the Sands Expo® in Las Vegas last October reveals that buyers placed – or expect to place – $3.3 billion of business as a result of attending the award-winning trade show.

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IMEX Group Issues 2013 Predictions for the Meetings & Events Industry

| December 10, 2012 | 0 Comments
IMEX Group Issues 2013 Predictions for the Meetings & Events Industry

Participation, Pricing, Political Prowess and Pursuit of Green With 2013 just around the corner, the IMEX Group (organizers of two award-winning annual exhibitions – IMEX in Frankfurt and IMEX America in Las Vegas) offer their top 10 predictions on trends for the year ahead. 1.Face-to-Face is “phat” – Despite years of scaremongering to the contrary, live [...]

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IMEX Group issues findings from tenth Politicians Forum debate – Destinations urged to use report content to increase local political support

| November 15, 2012 | 0 Comments
IMEX Group issues findings from tenth Politicians Forum debate – Destinations urged to use report content to increase local political support

The IMEX Group has issued a public report on the findings of the IMEX Politicians Forum discussion held during IMEX in Frankfurt in May this year. With meetings and business events integral to the development of knowledge-based economies and increasingly central to the prosperity and future growth of nations and cities around the world, the [...]

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Berlin in Las Vegas

| October 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

The German capital presents its meeting and convention offer at IMEX America Berlin, 5 October 2012 “Berlin – the place to be for conventions”: the visitBerlin Berlin Convention Office (BCO) is presenting Berlin as a destination for conventions at IMEX America in Las Vegas, together with nine providers from the hotel and event industry. Following [...]

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London announces ‘win a wheel’ competition for one lucky IMEX America visitor

| October 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
London announces ‘win a wheel’ competition for one lucky IMEX America visitor

London & Partners the official promotional organisations and convention bureau for London are inviting IMEX America visitors to ‘win a wheel’ of amazing London experiences in one prize. To showcase the vast range of new events, hotels and venues which are opening in London in late 2012 and throughout 2013, London & Partners have created a [...]

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Sands Cotai Macao to Showcase Latest Hotel Infrastructure at IMEX America 2012

| October 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Asia’s largest integrated resort city to be represented at prominent meetings industry exhibition (Macao, October 3, 2012) – Sands® Cotai Macao will showcase its five international hotel brands, including the newly-opened Sheraton Macao, Cotai Central, at IMEX America in Las Vegas, America’s worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events, whichwill run the largest hosted buyer programme ever held [...]

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Value-added education program makes the second edition of IMEX America a hotter business ticket than ever

| October 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Over the past 12 months organizers of IMEX America, the biggest trade show in the US for the meetings, incentive travel and events industry, have focused on enhancing the winning formula of business-building, value, networking and education that saw the trade show launch to such positive effect last year. As the second edition of the [...]

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Germany Exhibits at IMEX America 2012 to Showcase “Meetings Made in Germany”

| September 27, 2012 | 0 Comments
Germany Exhibits at IMEX America 2012 to Showcase “Meetings Made in Germany”

Booth #424 features more than 36 co-exhibitors; Press conference slated for Wednesday New York, N.Y. — September 26, 2012: Building on its success at last year’s inaugural IMEX America, the German Convention Bureau (GCB) is returning to IMEX America 2012, which runs October 9 – 11 in Las Vegas. The GCB booth, #424, is 20 [...]

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Announcing first ever political advocacy forum with U.S. Travel

| September 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

U.S. Travel Association’s Roger Dow, Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman, and Rossi Ralenkotter of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority to Speak at First Ever IMEX America Political Advocacy Forum Continuing its efforts to raise the political bar of the meetings industry and build broader awareness of its strong role in creating jobs and [...]

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