Meetings Mean Business relaunches Worth Meeting About campaign

Industry campaign showcases the importance of face-to-face meetings for business and society The Meetings Mean Business Coalition (MMBC) has relaunched its Worth Meeting About campaign with an expanded lens that uses major world events, case studies and personal testimonials to … Continue reading

Meetings Mean Business Coalition goes global

American-led coalition will work with international partners to unite the meetings industry around the world The Meetings Mean Business Coalition (MMB), a cross-industry communications and advocacy initiative, is introducing a platform for industry professionals in every corner of the globe … Continue reading

MPI official statement re: U.S. executive order on immigration

“We are concerned the recently signed U.S. executive order on immigration and refugees could have negative impacts on our global membership community and the meeting and event industry. MPI is lending its full support to the Meetings Mean Business Coalition … Continue reading

Meetings yield healthy return on investment for small business owners, especially in tech sector

New survey shows small business owners continue to prioritize investments in face-to-face meetings Small business owners report that in-person meetings facilitate and enhance their ability to innovate, engage and collaborate, according to a new survey released by the national coalition … Continue reading

SITE Global Education Week will celebrate Global Meetings Industry Day

SITE Global Education Week, 11-15 April 2016, is an annual initiative designed to create awareness and celebrate the impact that the global incentive travel industry has on business and economic growth. Throughout the week, SITE will offer webinars on topics … Continue reading

Meetings industry advocates announce first-ever Global Meetings Industry Day

On April 14, 2016, leaders from across the meetings and events industry will come together to support the first Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID). Led by the advocacy coalition Meetings Mean Business (MMB), GMID will showcase the real impact that … Continue reading

Meetings and events industry joins together to launch the first annual North American Meetings Industry Day in 2015

For the first time, the greater meetings and events industry across the United States, Canada and Mexico will join together to host the North American Meetings Industry Day (NAMID). The event on Thursday, April 16, 2015 will bring together industry … Continue reading