Tag: incentive travel

Air Partner’s Travel division celebrates 20th anniversary

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 28, 2019 17:49

The Travel division of Air Partner plc, the global aviation services group, is this month celebrating 20 years of organizing flights for groups travelling on scheduled airlines. During this time, ... Read More

Joachim König receives 2019 Joint Meetings Industry Council Unity Award

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019 23:11

Kai Hattendorf, President of the Joint Meetings Industry Council (JMIC) has announced the winner of the 2019 JMIC Unity Award as Joachim König, Managing Director of HCC Hannover Congress Center ... Read More

Centara Grand & Convention Centre at CentralWorld Bangkok to reaffirm status as Thailand’s leading MICE venue

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019 08:08

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is anticipating one of the strongest years to date for Centara Grand & Convention Centre at CentralWorld Bangkok, its flagship hotel and ... Read More

Sri Lanka Tourism: Demonstrating resilience after terror attacks

editor editor- April 30, 2019 22:12

One week on from the deadliest terror attacks perpetrated in the country since the end of the civil war, Sri Lanka Tourism discusses measures taken to ensure the safety and ... Read More

Comprehensive learning program delivers ‘creative collisions’ at IMEX in Frankfurt

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019 17:45

‘Everyone has the potential to think creatively. Children are able to think of more than 60 new solutions per day in response to a problem. As we get older, this ... Read More

Robots, VR, holograms and AI providing power to planners at IMEX in Frankfurt

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019 18:01

“As consumers we’re now used to – and expect – highly curated content in most aspects of our lives. Netflix gives viewers access to an incredible 100 million products tailored ... Read More

IMEX to deliver surprise and creativity with new Discovery Zone

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2019 14:20

Holograms, robots, magic, music and art are among the surprises set to inspire and delight attendees at IMEX in Frankfurt, taking place 21- 23 May. The show’s new Discovery Zone ... Read More

IMEX America returns this September powered by imagination

editor editor- April 2, 2019 18:52

Hello September! Registration is now live for IMEX America taking place September 10 – 12, 2019 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center at The Venetian® | The Palazzo®. With ... Read More

Beverly Hills SLS Hotel appoints new sales leader

editor editor- March 27, 2019 01:06

The SLS Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Beverly Hills welcomed Jake Megrikian as director of sales and marketing, following the property’s $22 million investment in redesign timed to its 10-year ... Read More

IMEX Policy Forum puts future city development front and center

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019 16:01

Policy makers from national and regional governments worldwide will explore The Business of Placemaking with leading business events industry professionals at this year’s IMEX Policy Forum. This year the annual ... Read More

IMEX shines a light on diversity and inclusion

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019 16:30

“Organizations which embrace diversity will see positive repercussions throughout their business – from staff motivation and engagement, heightened innovation and a boosted bottom line. Diversity means diversity of people, minds, ... Read More

New Asian and Latin American membership for Joint Meetings Industry Council

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 27, 2019 19:07

SACEOS – the Singapore Association of Convention and Exhibition Organizers and Suppliers - and ACCCLATAM, the Association of Convention Centers of the Caribbean and Latin America - are the latest ... Read More

Perth Convention Bureau CEO quits

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019 19:25

Paul Beeson has announced he is stepping down as Chief Executive Officer of the Perth Convention Bureau after more than eight years in the role and eleven years with the ... Read More

The IMEX Talking Point for 2019 is ‘Imagination’

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019 17:20

In a world of increasing technical capability, the power of imagination is regarded as a uniquely human attribute – and one that’s highly prized. The IMEX Group is championing the ... Read More

BestCities Global Alliance launches new brand platform

editor editor- January 24, 2019 23:07

BestCities Global Alliance has kicked off 2019 by unveiling a new brand platform. Read More

The Future of MICE: Interview with IMEX CEO Carina Bauer

Frank Tetzel Frank Tetzel- January 18, 2019 07:54

CEO of the IMEX Group Carina Bauer graduated from Oxford University, UK, in Politics, Philosophy and Economics in 1998, Carina began her career in retail and catering – setting up ... Read More

Joint Meetings Industry Council: New Charter, Constitution, President in 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019 16:25

The Joint Meetings Industry Council (JMIC) has set the course for the years ahead. At the final meeting of 2018 members reached a consensus on a number of key structural ... Read More

Colours of Malta joins Preferred DMCs

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018 05:33

Preferred DMCs, the boutique consortium of selected Destination & Event Management Companies from around Europe specializing in bespoke high-end incentive travel and special interest groups, VIP travel, events, meetings and ... Read More

Everything is bigger and better this year at IMEX America

editor editor- October 11, 2012 02:50

The second edition of IMEX America, the largest trade show in the US for the global meetings, incentive travel, and events industry, opened on October 9 by announcing significant increases ... Read More

High demand for booth space at IMEX America

editor editor- February 17, 2012 04:09

Demand for space at IMEX America 2012 continues to grow following a successful launch show in October 2011. Read More

Gazing into next year’s global meetings and events crystal ball

editor editor- December 16, 2011 08:22

The IMEX Group today released predictions for the 2012 meetings, incentive travel, and events market based on the US and global industry buzz from the inaugural IMEX America trade show ... Read More

Europe Meeting and Incentive Travel Exchange to meet next year in November

editor editor- December 14, 2011 09:23

NEW YORK, New York - Europe Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchange (EMITE), held in partnership with Site and part of Global Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchanges, has announced its 2012 ... Read More

IMEX America delivers fresh dimension to the meetings industry

editor editor- October 15, 2011 05:19

LAS VEGAS, Nevada - Feedback from over 2,000 hosted buyers, 1,700 attendees, and nearly 2,000 exhibitors who attended the debut of IMEX America this week confirms that the new trade ... Read More

Green Globe Certification announces innovative online tools

editor editor- August 30, 2011 07:47

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe Certification today announced new innovative tools to be launched at the inaugural IMEX America. Read More

Offer South African travel to entice your award winning sales team

- July 18, 2011 09:06

Expanding your business to offer a South African infusion into your products doesn't have to be hard. Read More

BTC 2011 attendance figures up 8.8 percent

editor editor- July 6, 2011 05:26

BTC 2011, the Italian trade show for the meetings, events, conferences, incentive travel, and business tourism industry, came to a successful close on July 1 at the Fiera di Rimini ... Read More

Business is discovering the diversity of Bulgaria

editor editor- May 27, 2011 06:21

FRANKFURT, Germany - As part of the IMEX, Bulgaria presents itself as a host for events of all kinds. Read More

Powerful new partnership announced between IAEE and IMEX America

editor editor- February 1, 2011 04:13

In the next of a series of high-level industry partnerships designed to enhance IMEX America's extensive business and education delivery, organizers have announced a partnership agreement with IAEE, t Read More

Launch of new IMEX America TV

editor editor- December 22, 2010 02:33

Organizers of IMEX America, America's worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events, have announced the launch of a dedicated online video and TV channel - IMEX America TV ( ... Read More

Site and IMEX America planning ahead for October 2011 in Las Vegas

editor editor- December 7, 2010 04:06

During this year's Site International Conference in Cape Town, South Africa, hundreds of delegates heard more details about the co-location of the 2011 Site Conference with IMEX America in Las ... Read More

EIBTM 2010 Global Industry Trends and Market Share Report

editor editor- December 1, 2010 06:41

The annual EIBTM Global Industry Trends and Market Share Report* was launched today (Tuesday, November 30) at EIBTM in Barcelona. Read More

IMEX Global Insights Report reveals confidence replaces caution for year ahead

editor editor- November 30, 2010 03:14

Results from the latest IMEX Global Insights Report from leading meetings, incentive travel, and events exhibition, IMEX, suggest that optimism is high among senior industry professionals looking towa Read More

Forecasts set to be exceeded at IMEX America

editor editor- October 27, 2010 05:30

With one year still to go until the opening of the inaugural IMEX America in Las Vegas - America's worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings, and events - IMEX group ... Read More

IMEX Group and Cvent sign major marketing alliance

editor editor- October 26, 2010 05:55

One year out from the inaugural show, the organizers behind new global meetings industry trade show IMEX America have signed a major marketing agreement with Cvent, the world's largest meetings ... Read More

Survey: Incentive travel still rates highly as motivational tool

editor editor- September 6, 2010 02:01

Travel awards still rate highly as motivational tools for enhancing employee productivity but suppliers of such tools and incentive programmes are set to face more pressure to prove that they ... Read More

IT&CMA opens with grand “Feast on Thailand” ceremony

editor editor- October 7, 2009 01:35

THAILAND (eTN) - During October 6-8, 2009, the annual Incentive Travel & Conventions, Meetings Asia (IT&CMA) is back in Bangkok at the centrally-located Bangkok Convention Centre at Central World, the Read More