We provide a single go-to solution to accelerate workforce development and destination capabilities awareness. Through a partnership, the International Association of Exhibitions & Events (IAEE), Meeting Professionals International (MPI) and the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE), have come together to make the industry stronger.
The Global MICE Collaborative provides Meetings Incentives Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE) professionals throughout emerging worldwide markets with a "best of" collaboration that includes access to a combined network of 126 chapters worldwide.
IBTM Americas and the Global Mice Collaborative (GMC) currently have a three-year partnership through 2022. The partnership combines networking, business meetings and education, and aims to drive awareness of the Americas region's MICE offer and deliver comprehensive learning opportunities in order to develop a highly skilled and engaged community of event professionals in the region's emerging MICE markets.
The Global MICE Collaborative offers:
Organized in 1928 as the National Association of Exposition Managers to represent the interests of trade show and exposition managers, the International Association of Exhibitions and Events™ is the leading association for the global exhibition industry. Today IAEE represents over 10,000 individuals in 52 countries who conduct and support exhibitions around the world.
Founded in 1972, Meeting Professionals International (MPI) is the largest meeting and event industry association worldwide. MPI provides innovative and relevant education, networking opportunities and business exchanges, and acts as a prominent voice for the promotion and growth of the industry. MPI has a global community of 60,000 meeting and event professionals including more than 17,000 engaged members.
Founded in 1973, the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE) is comprised of 2,200+ members and 29 local chapters. Our members are incentive travel professionals who know from experience that incentive travel works. The SITE global member community, which represents 84 countries is on a mission to strengthen and inspire this extraordinary industry.