IMEX News Releases

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  1. 14:00 | 17/08/2017

    The meetings industry has a critical role to play in addressing the challenges and opportunities associated with urbanisation and urban transition

    “How can the meetings and events industry most effectively contribute to the development of regions and cities in a world environment where globalisation, urbanisation and the free movement of people are changing the structure of society and the way we live?”

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  2. 16:00 | 1/06/2017

    Helping to save the world – majority of meetings planners are now putting more sustainability practices into action

    • Sustainability survey • Supporting World Environment Day • New IMEX Waste Watcher programme • New IMEX-GMIC Green Award • IMEX America APEX/ASTM score • United Nations Year of Sustainable Tourism • ‘Analogue moments in a digital world’ • Call to take ‘just one more step’

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  3. 15:00 | 18/05/2017

    IMEX 2017 – Purposeful Meetings design triumphs in building more business and delivering a better event experience

    In a year when the IMEX Group set out to live and breathe its 2017 Talking Point – Purposeful Meetings – exhibitor and buyer feedback suggests the new, experiential approach to IMEX in Frankfurt paid off.

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  4. 09:00 | 18/05/2017

    Outstanding achievement at all levels of the global meetings industry celebrated at annual IMEX Gala Dinner

    Meetings industry professionals from across the world gathered together to celebrate and honour a variety of achievements last night at the 15th annual IMEX Gala Dinner held at the prestigious Alte Oper, a concert hall and former opera house in Frankfurt.

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  5. 14:45 | 17/05/2017

    Spotlight on Purposeful Meetings in packed programme of education at IMEX in Frankfurt

    “How do we create experiences that deliver deeper meaning and value for both attendees and ourselves, as planners?” Janet Sperstad from Madison Area Technical College shared the preliminary results of a major study into Purposeful Meetings. As part of this year’s IMEX Talking Point, she delivered the keynote, Purposeful meetings research: creating deeper meaning.

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  6. 11:30 | 17/05/2017

    IMEX Politicians Forum generates keen debate

    The role that meetings and events can play in destinations in a world where globalisation, free trade, free movement and social order is undergoing critical change was a theme central to the keen and engaging discussions when almost 30 politicians and policy makers came together with 80 industry leaders at the 15th annual IMEX Politicians Forum.

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  7. 18:30 | 16/05/2017

    What’s around the corner: the latest innovations and technology to help planners - showcased throughout IMEX in Frankfurt

    “It’s always great to receive recognition, but to have this level of endorsement from an industry leading event is really special,” explains Jan Hoffman-Keining, co-founder of Spacebase, and winner of this year’s #IMEXpitch at IMEX in Frankfurt.

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  8. 14:00 | 16/05/2017

    IMEX 2017 - a time, a place, a purpose

    “At IMEX our aim is to help the industry make valuable connections and build powerful working relationships. With 3,500 companies exhibiting from over 150 countries, and a packed schedule of education and social events, there are plenty of opportunities to make fresh connections and to do a lot of business over the next three days.

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  9. 10:00 | 16/05/2017

    Appetite for ‘Me Time’ – EduMonday Launch Satisfies Desire for Slow Learning and Fast Content

    “I’ve been to IMEX for the last six years but mostly concentrating on doing business only. This year I decided to take some time for myself. It’s great not to have to hurry. I can enjoy more time to talk to people and really make this day work for me.”

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  10. 11:00 | 11/05/2017

    "Women in the Events industry – equal partners or assistants?” International survey by the tw tagungswirtschaft and the IMEX Group

    On International Women's Day, 8 March 2017, the German events industry magazines tw tagungswirtschaft and the m + a report launched a survey in conjunction with the IMEX Group asking "Women in the Events Industry – equal partners or assistants?" The survey was aimed at women in the international events sector worldwide and carried out in both German and English.

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