The IMEX blog features thought leadership articles from guest authors and IMEX staff covering all topics related to the Meetings, Events and Incentive Travel industry.

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  1. 8/05/2017

    Hashtag: The Secret to Maximising Each Event

    IMEX 2017 speaker Mordecai Holtz shares five easy steps to gaining the most traction from an event hashtag.

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  2. 5/05/2017

    The invisible cost of security

    In this blog post we interview Pete Murphy, co-founder of Priavo Security, about event security is a sobering task. Pete is perfectly placed to address this sensitive but business-critical subject. He has over 20 years’ experience across the government and private security sectors plus a commendable service within UK Special Forces.

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  3. 3/05/2017

    The Top Five Factors for a Successful Change Journey

    Change, creating new habits and staying on track, doesn’t come easy to us but there are ways to make change easier. These methods can substantially increase the odds of reaching our goals. In this blog post guest blogger Elisabeth Pine lists five steps that can be used both in a corporate setting or for activating a personal change.

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  4. 31/03/2017

    IMEX On the Road…to Granada

    The IMEX team was on the road again in March with eight staff making the journey to the wonderful Spanish city of Granada for MPI’s European Meetings and Events Conference (EMEC).

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  5. 15/03/2017

    Top productivity tips from Michael Dominguez

    James Brown was known as "the Hardest Working Man in Show Business". It may be fitting to give Michael Dominguez the title of “the hardest working man in the meetings business”.

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  6. 27/02/2017

    It’s only rock & roll…

    At trade shows, music can be heard on many stands, as background music or part of video presentations. Meeting planners may not think twice about playing a CD, connecting their iPhone or streaming from sources such as Spotify or Pandora at such events. What they may not be aware of is that playing copyrighted music in this setting may subject them to liability under copyright law.

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  7. 21/02/2017

    IMEX on the road - PCMA Convening Leaders 2017

    Ten IMEX team members made the trip to Austin for PCMA Convening Leaders 2017. In this blog post we share a little bit of what we learned.

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  8. 3/02/2017

    Associations, a market that no one can afford to ignore

    Guest blogger Michel Couturier discusses the value of associations to destinations, venues and to the meetings industry itself.

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  9. 18/01/2017

    Team work is stretching the sustainable frontier

    Collaboration is fundamental to innovation in any field, and it’s now making an impact on sustainability practices in particular. It’s also the keyword behind our new green award - IMEX-GMIC Innovation in Sustainability Award.

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  10. 3/01/2017

    2017: The dawn of ‘Purposeful Meetings and Events’?

    The future of IMEX? A change in education strategy means higher value for planners and more access to buying power for exhibitors

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