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    GLOBAL MEETINGS INDUSTRY DAY 2016 WAS A GREAT SUCCESS AND WE COULDN’T HAVE DONE IT WITHOUT YOU. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION ON OUR INTERNATIONAL DAY OF ADVOCACY.

  • WORTH MEETING ABOUT

    When the stakes are high, when it matters most, when it’s important – it’s Worth Meeting About. Learn about our new campaign to highlight the critical role that in-person meetings play during an election year.

Mike Gallagher, chief executive officer at the Entertainment Software Association, discusses how trade shows like E3 showcase new products and generate industry sales.

James Curleigh, President of Levi’s Brand, shares how meetings help create the momentum and engagement for organizations to succeed.

Cynthia Fenneman, president and CEO at American Public Television (APT), reflects on how the trust and personal relationships developed at conferences result in positive business outcomes.

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.