Face-to-face interaction is the platform where deals are struck, relationships are forged and ideas are generated. That’s what Meetings Mean Business is all about: showing the real power of what business meetings, conferences, conventions, incentive travel, trade shows and exhibitions collectively do for people, businesses and communities.
Christine Duffy, president of Carnival Cruise Lines, explains the business benefits of meeting face-to-face.
Dara Khosrowshahi, president and CEO of Expedia, discusses why meetings matter in a world full of ways to communicate.
Mike Gallagher, CEO at the Entertainment Software Association, discusses how trade shows like E3 showcase new products and generate industry sales.
Meetings Mean Business is an industry-wide coalition to showcase the undeniable value that business meetings, trade shows, incentive travel, exhibitions, conferences and conventions bring to people, businesses and communities. By rallying industry advocates, working with stakeholders, conducting original research, engaging with outside voices and more, the coalition brings the industry together to emphasize its importance. Comprised of over 50 members, the coalition unites the meetings industry with one strong and powerful voice.