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Jack Buttine on the Benefits of Having Event Cancellation Insurance
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IAEE partner Buttine Insurance's Jack Buttine explains why it is critical for organizers to have event cancellation insurance.

CEIR Predict Discussion Focuses on Lingering Effects of US Economy on Manufacturing Sector, Unexpected Outcome of Oil, Gas Events
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The Center for Exhibition Industry Research announced recently a critical component to its annual outlook conference, Predict. An open discussion about the strength of the U.S. economy and its direct effect on the manufacturing sector will be moderated by Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute president and CEO Chuck Yuska with speakers dmg::events North America, Europe and Australasia president Mark Carr and Manufacturers Alliance/MAPI economist and council director Don Norman.

Event Sponsors:

  • Atlantic City Convention & Visitors Authority
  • Experient
  • Kuehne & Nagel
  • Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority
  • McCormick Place, an SMG managed facility
  • Taptopia

Monroeville Convention Center Welcomes You

The Monroeville Convention Center, Western Pennsylvania’s newest convention center with 100,584 square feet of exhibition space, is located in the heart of Monroeville. In addition to an excellent convention facility, Monroeville offers many popular hotels, fine restaurants and bustling shopping districts. Once you visit, you’ll remember: Greater Monroeville, Greater Opportunities.

First Annual Pipeline to a Cure Florida Event a Success
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On 31 July, the First Annual Pipeline for the Cure event was held in New Smyrna Beach, Fla. The event was organized by Florida residents and parents of two children with CF, Rob and Krista Keller. The event was created to benefit those in the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation in order to find a cure to a disease that affects children's lives all over the world. Close to 20 sponsors united together to promote this cause to the best of their abilities, and each brought different donations and activities that made the day one nobody ever will forget. More

Seoul Hosts Successful Korea MICE Expo 2011
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Ranked the fifth best city in the world by the Union of International Associations for the number of meetings it hosted in 2010, Seoul looked to capitalize on its success at the annual Korea MICE Expo at Coex. The Expo, which concluded 30 June, saw approximately 100 international buyers and 205 domestic buyers meeting with 175 exhibitors at Coex. More

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First AIBTM Gets High Marks
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Nearly 800 exhibitors and more than 1,500 buyers attended the meetings industry trade show in Baltimore. The inaugural AIBTM lived up to its billing as the first large-scale hosted-buyer trade show in the United States to serve the international meetings market, with both exhibitors and attendees hailing it a success. More

DiMascio Appointed Industry Body General Manager
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Joyce DiMascio has been appointed general manager of the Exhibition and Events Association of Australasia, which represents organizers, venues and suppliers throughout the region. DiMascio is charged with building a stronger voice for the sector and representing member interests in advocating for exhibitions as an important part of the marketing mix. More
Accurate Provides Comprehensive Event Services

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Expo! Expo! IAEE's Annual Meeting & Exhibition

Attention Exhibitors! Expo! Expo! 2011 Show Floor — More Than 80 Percent Reserved
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The show floor for Expo! Expo! 2011, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on 7 December in Las Vegas, is more than 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 or +1 (972) 687-9206. More

St. Louis...All Within Reach

St. Louis is a place where history and imagination collide, and the result is a Midwestern destination filled with one-of-a-kind attractions, restaurants, shops and adventures.

Registration Open for Expo! Expo! IAEE's Annual Meeting & Exhibition
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As the industry's must-attend face-to-face event, provocative educational programming and beneficial networking opportunities will be part of the agenda. Expo! Expo! 2011 in Las Vegas will reveal the freshest ideas and the latest technologies in face-to-face events revealing truly unique concepts for all attendees. Whether you attend for education or networking, your experience at the annual meeting will be rewarding for years to come. Find people, products, programs, services, tools, tips, resources, best practices, thought leadership — all that you can trust to accelerate your career and company. More


IAEE President Presents Wi-Fi Study Results at IAVM Annual Conference
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It seems like everyone now has a tablet computer or is planning to purchase one. One recent technology-industry analyst estimates that 30 million tablet computers will be sold this year in the United States and 60 million will be sold in 2012. The extraordinary expansion of the use of tablet computers like iPads, smartphones and other devices that depend upon Wi-Fi networks for Internet connectivity are creating new stresses for exhibitors, attendees, show organizers and facilities who participate in the more than 10,000 exhibitions that take place each year in the United States. More

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Join the conversation at and weigh in on designing the future of the meetings and events industry. You have the experience and know-how to shape the next generation of exhibitions, so read the discussions, voice your thoughts and define what is next.

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IAEE Industry News Available Through MultiBriefs App
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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 is 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 RFP for Public Relations Campaign
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