Inspiration Center

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The IMEX-CIC Inspiration Center is your opportunity for some of the most stimulating education and training in the industry. Topics are presented by forward-thinking experts and focus on issues that are genuinely pushing the boundaries of our industry and shaping its future. You can count on provocative programs designed to elevate industry standards, maximize meeting performance and enhance your personal and professional skills.

Be sure to make time in your schedule to be inspired by what’s offered at this thought-provoking center. You’re sure to come away with fresh ideas and new motivation to drive your career and business forward. These sessions run throughout the day at the center for both buyers and exhibitors:

  • Drop-in workshops and campfires: Small, intimate sessions for up to 12 participants.
  • Lightning Learning Labs: 20-minute sessions tailored especially for exhibitors, allowing them to take advantage of valuable education between appointments on the show floor.
  • Seminars: Real inspiration from visionary industry leaders presenting comprehensive, in-depth knowledge on groundbreaking issues.
  • Research Pod: Insightful new industry research delivered via intimate discussions with industry leaders, twice daily. No more than 10 participants per session.
View the 2013 education program here


Inspiration Center

CIC Blue - May 2008

About the Convention Industry Council (CIC)

The mission of the Convention Industry Council is to provide a forum for member organizations to exchange information on global trends and topics, promulgate excellence in best practices and guidelines, collaborate on industry issues and advocate the value of the meetings, conventions, exhibitions and events industry. For more information, visit the CIC website

For information about the IMEX-CIC Inspiration Center, contact Dale Hudson.