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The Asia Pacific’s largest meetings and incentive events, AIME 2016, will take place February 23-24, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. AIME will help you to discover new destinations, new suppliers, new industry contacts and new, creative ideas for all types of event planning. With over 850 exhibitors from 50 countries, including 150 new exhibitors each year, AIME is the must attend event for those wishing to "aime" for more in their business pursuits. To learn more, click here.

ASAE's Annual Meeting & Exposition:
The Annual Meeting & Exposition, being held August 13-16, 2016 in Salt Lake City, Utah, is all about a vibrant, high-energy environment full of the best and brightest in the association world. You and your peers will be challenged, inspired and recharged! Whether you are new to the association industry or a seasoned executive, whether you work for a professional society, trade association, or not-for-profit organization, this Annual Meeting has something for you! Click here to learn more or to register.

Expo! Expo! IAEE's Annual Meeting & Exposition:
Need help identifying and anticipating future trends in the global exhibitions and events industry? From advocacy to education, IAEE will help you learn how to make a difference and understand why it is important. Join Now and experience the network IAEE membership offers. Expo! Expo! IAEE’s Annual Meeting & Exhibition will be held December 1-3, 2015 in Baltimore. Visit to learn what you will experience at this event that is the marketplace for show organizers and planners. We look forward to greeting you in Los Angeles!

ibtm america:
ibtm america is an exclusive and private event where exhibitors and premier meeting planners are carefully selected based on their industry relevance, expertise and business they have to place resulting in an all-important 1 to 1 ratio. Tailored to the U.S. market, ibtm america serves and guarantees the attendance of top-level decision makers from across the U.S. and overseas. ibtm america takes place in Nashville, June 2016. To learn more, click here.

IBTM World:
The Global Meetings and Incentives Exhibition is taking place November 17-19, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. This important show brings together over 2,500 international suppliers with 6,000 buyers and visitors for 3 days of networking, education and business opportunities. To learn how to qualify for the Hosted Buyer Program, offering complimentary flights and accommodations, click here. Enter's group code, CONPLAN, to apply, attend with us and enjoy the advantages of this program!

IMEX America:
IMEX America is America's worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events, taking place at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas on October 13-15, 2015. To learn more, click here, or for information about the Hosted Buyer Program, contact

IMEX Frankfurt:
IMEX, being held April 19-21, 2016 in Messe Frankfurt, Germany, is the essential worldwide exhibition for meetings & incentive travel. IMEX is the only global exhibition to combine an international hosted buyer programme with thousands of buyers from the German outbound market. The 3,500 exhibitors from across the globe include national & regional tourist offices, convention & visitor bureau, hotel groups, conference centres, cruise lines, airlines, destination management companies and more. Be inspired. Make great contacts. Do more business. Don't miss IMEX Frankfurt 2016. Over 8,900 visitors. 3,700 international hosted buyers. 4,000 German buyers. 3,500 exhibitors. 157 countries. To learn more, click here, or for information about the Hosted Buyer Program, contact

HSMAI's Affordable Meetings Affordable Meetings® has evolved into MEET – a dynamic new series of conferences and events offering a fresh, invigorating vision for meeting and event professionals of every level. Organized by the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI), MEET extends Affordable Meeting’s longstanding tradition of industry-leading education and reboots it in a lively, engaging format. MEET Mid America was held at the Fairmont Dallas, February 2-3, 2015, and MEET National was held at the Marriott Wardman Park, September 9-10, 2015. For additional information and a complete program schedule, click here.

Meetings Technology Expo:
The 11th annual Meetings Technology Expo takes place on Tuesday, November 10th in Midtown, NYC and feature new sessions, tech demos, training camps, 1-on-1’s, and great networking opportunities. Guests will earn CMP credits while attending classes on mobile applications, location-based tracking tools, attendee management, engagement tools, social media and more. You will also be able to network with fellow end-users while trying out the latest tech innovations in our expo hall. For those interested in learning about a specific tech tool, MTE offers 3 options: 20-minute tech demos for a general overview, 1-on-1 appointments for personalized attention and Tech Training Intensive sessions for a more hands-on experience.

Event organizers in attendance will learn how to create an immersive digital experience by streamlining technology integration among various tech platforms and uncover data which can be utilized to improve the overall ROI for all event participants. The Meetings Technology Expo packs a year’s worth of technology education into a single day at an incredible value, Early-bird is just $379 for a full-conference pass and colleagues are 50% off at $189. To learn more, click here.

MICE Asia Pacific Expo (MAPE):
The MICE Asia Pacific Exhibition 2015 Brings Together For 2 Days Asia’s Leading Meetings, Conference, Exhibition And Events Organisers To Meet And Network With Asia Pacific’s Leading Hotels, Venues And Event Suppliers. The event took place September 10-11, 2015 in Singapore, and attendees came from throughout Asia to network and discuss their event needs, schedules, general planning and budgets for the next twelve months. It’s a great way for events organisers to discover new hotels, venues and connect with key suppliers for them to put on great events and make long term contacts throughout Asia. The 2 day conference is a great opportunity to discuss: key event issues, recent venue and restaurant openings, guides on how to run events, event concepts, social media, how to negotiate when choosing venues, deciding on locations for events and general buying tips. To learn more, click here.

MPI's Southeast Educational Conference 2016:
For the past 22 years, the Southeast Educational Conference has attracted top meeting professionals from around the world who are passionate about meetings and events. Taking place August 26-29, 2015 at the Tampa Marriott Waterside and Marina, the conference offers knowledge sessions that are geared for your career or business in mind. Whether you’re climbing the corporate ladder or offering business services and products, let our seasoned professionals and outstanding education serve as your guide. To learn more, click here.

RCMA World Conference and Exposition:
RCMA's annual meeting, EMERGE 2016, will be held January 5-7, 2016 in San Diego, California. It is the longest running, most successful educational event for religious meeting professionals. This unique conference offers innovative tutorials, the largest tradeshow in the world for the religious market, dynamic speakers, and networking time with key leaders in the field. Centering around the theme Aim High, the program focuses on providing cutting edge insights which will help you achieve excellence in management and take your religious events to new heights. For detailed information, click here.

SPiNCon will take place November 15-17, 2015 at the Hilton Chicago/Oakbrook Hills Resort & Conference Center. It is the only conference for planners with 10 years of experience or more, and where planners outnumber suppliers two-to-one. It's a very informal conference that has been described as intimate, casual, comfortable, and like a big family. We drop our pretenses and the need to impress, and we settle in to a really amazing three days of soaking up ideas, helping one another, and leaving re-inspired. This year's conference will take that vibe to a whole new level as we seek to address the whole person and give them solutions to achieve work/life balance in whatever way is important to them. For more information, click here.

Springtime Expo 2016:
Come hit the biggest meetings game in town! SpringtimeTM is the premier one-day meetings expo in Greater Washington, DC, and will be held April 28, 2016 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Here, you’ll connect with hundreds of top exhibitors in our expo hall...from hotels and resorts to airlines and CVBs. And this year is bigger and better than ever - because we listened to your feedback and made key enhancements. To learn more, click here. Links

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