• Face-to-Face Meetings Provide Value in A Financial Downturn

    Hear from Jim Weddle, Managing Partner of Edward Jones, explain why his company continues to invest in face-to-face meetings even when facing a financial downturn.

  • MMB ANNOUNCES NEW CO-CHAIR

    Julie Coker Graham, president and CEO of the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau, joins MPI’s Paul Van Deventer as the next MMBC co-chair.

  • THE NEXT GENERATION WORKPLACE IS FACE-TO-FACE

    Cathy Engelbert, CEO of Deloitte, explains why the world's largest consulting firm invests in collaborative work spaces.

  • 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.

Jim Weddle, Managing Partner of Edward Jones, explains why Edward Jones continues to invest in face-to-face meetings even when facing a financial downturn.

Cathy Engelbert, CEO of Deloitte, explains why Deloitte continues to invest in face-to-face meetings and training.

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.

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.