Why Attend IMEX?

Come to IMEX to learn how to make your meetings livelier, your events more engaging and your product launches more memorable.


Just look at all the benefits:

Inspiring new ideas

Innovation: IMEX is always evolving so you’ll find brand-new ideas, exhibitors, educational sessions and networking programmes every year. IMEX Vision: Be inspired and explore the IMEX Vision initiatives to help build your business and stimulate fresh ideas.

Suppliers from all around the globe

Discover 3,500 worldwide exhibitors, the latest trends and hundreds of meeting professionals under one roof. 65,000 appointments took place between buyers and exhibitors over the three-day trade show. With the largest global array of exhibitors from every sector in the meetings industry, come to IMEX prepared to do a year's worth of business in just three days. 

Keeping a finger on the pulse of the industry

Choose from carefully selected topic tracks and create your own bespoke schedule. Our unparalleled free education programme makes IMEX indispensable to your career and to your business. Choose from 150 seminars, including seminars, workshops, campfires and bite-sized show-floor education.

Leading industry professional speakers: Keep up to date with the latest industry trends and best practice with the industry experts.

Connect with the best in the world of meetings

Over 200 networking opportunities with senior level meeting professionals. Come to meet and network with your peers from across the world.

Social events include hundreds of exhibitor stand events, IMEX Association Evening, Site Nite Europe, CIM-Clubbing and the IMEX Gala Dinner.

4 full days of unrivalled education, thousands of buyers and brilliant new initiatives. 


Visit to IMEX was very fruitful. With 28 meetings in 3 days, I was able to cover more ground and obtain more information than I thought possible in such a short time. There is nowhere so much business can be done in so little time.

Mark Abbott, Director of Operations, Abbott Travel Group, USA