The countdown is on! IMEX America opens in a few weeks bringing with it a wide range of business opportunities, learning sessions and the chance for the industry to – finally – reconnect. The show, taking place November 09 – 11 in Las Vegas, has many new features and a learning program directly shaped by the pandemic with sessions on how to build positively towards a brighter future. The reunion for the business events industry is set to be extra special as IMEX America is celebrating its 10th edition as well as a new home, Mandalay Bay.
The show includes a comprehensive education program which shines a light on the future of the sector and how to build forwards positively. The free learning program at IMEX America launches with Smart Monday, powered by MPI, on November 8 which includes dedicated education for association professionals. The education continues with a series of workshops, hot topic tables and seminars during the three days of the show – all designed to address different styes of learning.Sessions are organized into brand new tracks, including Creativity in communication; Diversity and accessibility; Innovation and tech; Business recovery, Contract negotiations, Personal branding and Sustainability.
Additonnally, the new IMEX | EIC People & Planet Village on the show floor will champion sustainability, diversity, social impact and giving back. Partners include LGBTMPA; ECPAT USA; Tourism Diversity Matters; Meetings Industry Fund; Meetings Mean Business; SEARCH Foundation; Above & Beyond Foundation and Clean the World. KHL Group will also be inviting attendees to build a Clubhouse – a special play space for a sick child and her school mates.