• GLOBAL EXHIBITIONS DAY, JUNE 7

    Get involved to celebrate 
    the outstanding value of our industry in 
    one single and cohesive voice.

  • SUCCESSFUL GLOBAL MEETINGS INDUSTRY DAY (GMID)

    GMID 2017 was a successful day advocating for the importance of in-person meetings with more than 120 events held across 6 continents! Join us next year on April 12, 2018.

     

  • CONFERENCES AS ECONOMIC ACCELERATORS

    Download our free report with Skift detailing how conventions are increasingly becoming strong economic drivers.

  • FACE-TO-FACE CRUCIAL TO RELATIONSHIP BUILDING

    Hear from HCA’s CMO Dr. Perlin about the value face-to-face meetings bring to team building.

HCA

Dr. Perlin, President, Clinical Services and Chief Medical Officer at HCA, discusses the value of face-to-face meetings in an increasingly digital world.

Brian Connolly, CEO of AdvoCare, explains how its annual face-to-face conference contributes to the success of the company.

Celia Fleischaker, Chief Marketing Officer at Epicor, explains how face-to-face meetings foster personal connections and benefit the sales cycle.

About the Campaign

Meetings Mean Business is an industry-wide coalition to showcase the undeniable value that business meetings, trade shows, incentive travel, exhibitions, conferences and conventions bring to people, businesses and communities. By rallying industry advocates, working with stakeholders, conducting original research, engaging with outside voices and more, the coalition brings the industry together to emphasize its importance. Comprised of over 50 members, the coalition unites the meetings industry with one strong and powerful voice.