Events Industry Council launches IMEX America Hosted Buyer Programme

Events Industry Council launches IMEX America Hosted Buyer Programme

Events Industry Council launches IMEX America Hosted Buyer Programme
June 25
09:46 2021

Today (24 June 2021) the Events Industry Council (EIC) the global voice of the business events industry on advocacy, research, professional recognition and standards, has opened applications for its Hosted Buyer Programme for IMEX America, which will take place at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas 9-11 November 2021.


As part of their experience, EIC Hosted Buyers will be able to enjoy exclusive content and sessions personally delivered by EIC, networking opportunities and full access to IMEX America.

In addition, successful applicants will receive:

  • Complimentary flights (from within the US)
  • Complimentary accommodation
  • Complimentary support services before, during and after the event
  • Access to a range of exclusive sessions which qualify for Certified Meeting Profession (CMP) continuing education clock hours

Amy Calvert, Chief Executive Officer, Events Industry Council said: “After more than a year away from IMEX we are excited to open our Hosted Buyer programme. We have seen an increased focus on personal development and learning over the past year, so we have created exclusive education sessions for our hosted buyers which will qualify for CMP clock hours. It has been a difficult year for the entire industry, and we are certainly looking forward to attending the show and rekindling with our colleagues and forming new relationships.”


IMEX America 2021 is expected to attract more than 3,500 exhibitors including destinations, venues and suppliers from 155 countries. In addition, there will be more than 180 education sessions focused on the IMEX America show themes – nature; event tech; wellbeing; live and experiential, and CSR and sustainability.

To register your interest click here.



Notes to Editors:

For all media enquiries, additional comment and request for interview please contact.

Becca Krug or Hollie Luxford at Davies Tanner:

Tel: +44 (0)1892 619100 / Email: EIC@DaviesTanner.com



About the Events Industry Council

The Events Industry Council’s more than 30 member organisations represent over 103,500 individuals and 19,500 firms and properties involved in the events industry. The Events Industry Council’s vision is to be the global champion for event professionals and event industry excellence. It promotes high standards and professionalism in the events industry with the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) programme and signature programme activities. The CMP credential is recognised globally as the badge of excellence in the events industry. The qualifications for certification are based on professional experience, education and a rigorous exam. The four signature programmes – Sustainability and Social Impact, Accepted Practices Exchange (APEX), Knowledge, and Leadership – represent the key initiatives, assets, services and products for the Events Industry Council. Learn more online at www.eventscouncil.org.


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