IMEX Blog

The IMEX blog features thought leadership articles from guest authors and IMEX staff covering all topics related to the Meetings, Events and Incentive Travel industry.

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  1. 15/03/2017

    Top productivity tips from Michael Dominguez

    James Brown was known as "the Hardest Working Man in Show Business". It may be fitting to give Michael Dominguez the title of “the hardest working man in the meetings business”.

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  2. 27/02/2017

    It’s only rock & roll…

    At trade shows, music can be heard on many stands, as background music or part of video presentations. Meeting planners may not think twice about playing a CD, connecting their iPhone or streaming from sources such as Spotify or Pandora at such events. What they may not be aware of is that playing copyrighted music in this setting may subject them to liability under copyright law.

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  3. 21/02/2017

    IMEX on the road - PCMA Convening Leaders 2017

    Ten IMEX team members made the trip to Austin for PCMA Convening Leaders 2017. In this blog post we share a little bit of what we learned.

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  4. 3/02/2017

    Associations, a market that no one can afford to ignore

    Guest blogger Michel Couturier discusses the value of associations to destinations, venues and to the meetings industry itself.

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  5. 18/01/2017

    Team work is stretching the sustainable frontier

    Collaboration is fundamental to innovation in any field, and it’s now making an impact on sustainability practices in particular. It’s also the keyword behind our new green award - IMEX-GMIC Innovation in Sustainability Award.

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  6. 3/01/2017

    2017: The dawn of ‘Purposeful Meetings and Events’?

    The future of IMEX? A change in education strategy means higher value for planners and more access to buying power for exhibitors

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  7. 20/12/2016

    A Gift list for the Holidays from a Planner to a Planner

    Whether you’re an planner looking to buy a holiday gift for another planner, or you have a planner in your life and need to find the perfect gift, here’s a list to help you start the brainstorming.

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  8. 7/12/2016

    Step out in style (and comfort)

    Shoes are always an important topic when it comes to thinking about what to pack, especially when packing for a trade show.

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  9. 28/11/2016

    Safety and security – Does failing to plan mean planning to fail?

    The need for increased safety and security was clearly an area of concern for the meetings and events industry in 2016. More than ever, meeting planners are feeling the pressure to plan and implement comprehensive initiatives that safeguard their attendees and protect the integrity of their events.

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  10. 21/11/2016

    What happened in Las Vegas

    As industry professionals from all over the world gathered for the sixth IMEX America many of them shared their experience online. We continue to be impressed by the tweets, blog posts, photos and videos shared. In this post we are sharing our favourites and celebrating those who shared their experience.

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