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AIPC takes Annual Conference to Paris

AIPC Annual Congress 2020

AIPC, the global association of event venues, announced that its Annual Conference will take place in Paris on 24 and 25 September. The two-day programme will bring the global community of event centres together to discuss common challenges and future plans, with a focus on how to adapt to a new business reality. In order […]

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IMEX Introductions now available on PlanetIMEX

PlanetIMEX Networking Island

Planners and suppliers can now register for IMEX Introductions, part of the new Networking Island on PlanetIMEX. This free service gives business event professionals access to a wide industry network with which to do business. Virtual extension IMEX Introductions is a virtual extension of IMEX’s live in-person appointment system which forms the bedrock of the […]

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Good Practice Guide: Addressing COVID-19 Requirements for Re-Opening Business Events

Good Practice Guidance_Reopening Business Events

As authorities around the world are increasingly clearing business events to run again, organizers of conventions and exhibitions, as well as venue and center operators need to put respective measures in place that create safe environments for participants. A new global Guide on the matter identifies and promotes globally emerging standards, protocols, and good practices. […]

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World Forum The Hague introduces online participation

World Forum The Hague online participation

World Forum The Hague has developed a new way of meetings suitable for a diverse number of participants and offers an extra experience through online participation. Online participation in events is all about connecting participants during the event, both ‘live’ and ‘online.’ No limits In World Forum The Hague, this product has room for an […]

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EduMonday kicks off PlanetIMEX

Planet IMEX

PlanetIMEX launches with an invitation to everyone in the global meetings, events and incentive travel industry to register free of charge for EduMonday Live on 11 May. This also marks the unveiling of the first two islands on PlanetIMEX – Education Island and Community Island. These rich, engaging 3-D online experiences will be complemented by […]

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ICCA and AC Forum announce collaboration

Senthil Gopinath CEO ICCA, Tracy Bury President AC Forum (WCPT) and Carola van der Hoeff President-Elect AC Forum (FIP) signing the agreement during a Zoom meeting.

ICCA and AC Forum announced a three-year partnership on creating a high-level annual signature event on the Future of Healthcare Meetings, starting in spring 2021. High level discussions The 3-day programme will be targeted to C-level, Senior Management participants of both associations and ICCA member suppliers. The objective of the event is to create a […]

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MPI World Educational Congress shifts to November

The MPI World Educational Congress has been given a new date. The international conference for the meetings & events professionals is now scheduled for November 3-6 in Grapevine, Texas. Until now, many meeting professionals had hoped that WEC Grapevine would mark a new start in early June after the corona crisis. Hybrid event WEC Grapevine […]

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