• WORTH MEETING ABOUT

    We’ve relaunched our Worth Meeting About campaign! Share why you believe in-person meetings are valuable with us on Twitter using #WorthMeetingAbout

  • BI-WEEKLY MEETINGS INDUSTRY ISSUES NEWSLETTER

    Subscribe to our bi-weekly meetings industry issues newsletter On the Radar here.

  • 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.

  • MEETINGS YIELD ROI FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

    Explore the results of our most recent research explaining the substantial ROI that in-person meetings have for small business owners.

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.