Online Tool to Tackle Waste Launched to Events Industry
A free online tool for event organizers has been launched by Waste & Resource Action Programme and the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games to help tackle sustainability issues. More
Despite Flood Watch, Memphis Open for Business
Successful Meetings Share
As it flows south, swollen, from Illinois toward the Gulf of Mexico — traversing Missouri, Tennessee, Mississippi, Arkansas and Louisiana along the way — the Mississippi River threatens to wash away homes, jobs and crops with its impending flood waters. However, at least one major destination in its path has averted tragedy, however: Despite near-record water levels, Memphis is open for business, the Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau announced. More
BBB Warns of Trade Show Scam
The website promises shopping, fashion, beauty, home, lifestyle and fun. It sounded like a perfect expo for Flohr, a company that sells floors. Walters talked her boss into paying almost $1,000 to rent space for a booth at the Palmer Events Center for the Austin Women's Expo. The expo was originally scheduled to take place last October. Two weeks before the show Sunny Walters said it was rescheduled, repeatedly. More
UBM Buys 5 Trade Shows in Asia
UBM, continuing its overseas expansion, has acquired AMB Exhibitions Sdn Bhd and AMB Events Sdn Bhd in Malaysia, the Philippines and Vietnam. AMB produces five events in Malaysia and Vietnam. The company has four additional events planned for this year — three in the Philippines and one in Vietnam. More
EIF Is Proud to Announce its Newest Partnership
The Peabody Hotel — Orlando's collaboration with EIF is a true indication of the commitment needed to ensure the success and sustainability of the exhibitions and events industry, and to assist in positioning the industry as one of the premiere marketing mediums. The continued success of EIF is made possible through the generosity and vision of organizations such as The Peabody Hotel — Orlando.
For information on how you can support EIF or to learn more about EIF, please visit our website at www.exhibitionfoundation.org. More
Attention Exhibitors! Expo! Expo! 2011 Show Floor — Nearly 80 Percent Reserved
The show floor for Expo! Expo! 2011, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. on 7 December in Las Vegas, is nearly 80 percent reserved. It will give you face-to-face access to potential worldwide customers from the association, corporate, independent and consumer exhibitions and events markets — all under one roof. Click here for information on how to become an exhibitor. Questions? Contact Julie Anderson, CEM, CAE, director of exhibitions at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1.972.687.9206. More
Registration is Open for Art of the Show
Announcing Daily Promotions Dedicated Solely to the Exhibitions and Events Industry
Are you looking for the latest exclusive promotions for exhibitions and events professionals direct from top suppliers within the interior design industry? Do you ever wish you could find one spot that had the latest discounts, specials and closeouts on products and services you purchase every day?
Announcing the launch of Daily Exclusive Promotions within the IAEE Ultimate Resource Guide for Exhibitions and Events. The amazing Daily Promotions within the IAEE Ultimate Resource Guide for Exhibitions and Events include everything Interior Design Professionals need, all with a special discount.
To access these exclusive promotions, please click here.
IAEE President Addresses Potential Consequences of US Visa Policies at National Press Club
Addressing members of the National Press Club, IAEE President Steven Hacker, CAE, FSAE, reinforced the shared values and opinions of the positive, global impact of face-to-face events. He expressed concerns about the barriers buyers and sellers around the world encounter due to federal visa issuance policies which negate progress in achieving President Barack Obama's National Export Initiative goal of doubling the value of U.S. exports by 2015. More
IAEE Industry News Available Through MultiBriefs App
IAEE understands the need to deliver timely, relevant news to its members. In partnering with MultiBriefs to create the IAEE Industry News, the association committed itself to providing updates on a weekly basis. The IAEE Industry News is also available on the MultiBriefs app, available for the Apple iPhone and iPod Touch in the App Store. Simply search "MultiBriefs" and download the app free of charge. After it's downloaded, you may add the IAEE feed. News is streamed into your iPhone or iPod Touch each week. Android phone users also may access the app by going to the Android Marketplace and searching "MultiBriefs" to access the Android version of the app.
IAEE Announces Call for Nominations for Awards
IAEE issues the call for nominations for its annual awards program to recognize exceptional exhibitions and events industry professionals. New this year, IAEE has added a category to its individual awards program. The Young Professional of the Year Award has been created to recognize an individual for his or her outstanding contributions to the industry early in their career. More
IAEE Member Invitation to Association Evening
IAEE invites you to attend a unique sales and networking event to meet key association decision makers at IMEX 2011. IAEE is once again collaborating with IMEX to attract international associations to an education seminar program on the day prior to IMEX, which will maximize subsequent attendance at the show from this important market segment. An estimated 800 association buyers are forecast to attend IMEX 2011; 300 of which will attend the IMEX Association Day & Evening. More
IAEE Preferred Partners Offer Discounts to Members
IAEE continues its tradition of providing members with discounted products and services from reliable sources through its IAEE Preferred Partners program. The IAEE Services Council is charged with identifying and working with preferred business partners who have products or services that provide solid ROI for IAEE members. The products and services must be of value to IAEE members, reliable and of high quality. More
Registration is Open for the IAEE Sales Academy
Traditional selling techniques are ineffective in today's business environment. Buyers have heard all the lines and gimmicks before. That is why they can so easily control a sales call — and destroy a sales person's self esteem in the process. At the IAEE Sales Academy, we will share our experiences in developing and executing sales and business development tactics. More
Search for Your Next Job on ExhibitionIndustryJobs.com
Finding talent is now easier than ever. Bookmark www.ExhibitionIndustryJobs.com. Whether you are seeking a new career or looking to fill an open position, you will find the most relevant and comprehensive listings here. You can create an account, post a resume, view jobs and receive personal job alerts. Also, employers can create an account, view resumes, post jobs and find recruitment resources. Take a moment to visit www.ExhibitionIndustryJobs.com and take the next step in your career. More