Where Meetings & Events Are Going: Predictions for the Future of our Industry

Dan Berger

Saturday, 17 November | 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Change is imminent — and in the meetings industry, it’s upon us. From more engaging, holistic experiences to dynamic evolutions in alternative venue options, event planners and suppliers are racing to anticipate, adapt, and innovate meetings accordingly. To do so, both parties need an understanding of where the industry is going next, as well as the forces driving these changes. This presentation dives into both, laying out the implications for CMPs, suppliers, and the industry as a whole, in years ahead.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discover how venue supply and sourcing will evolve as alternative options arise in both technology and event spaces
  • Find out how demand will grow for meetings and events, and dive into some of the macro-trends poised to affect demand
  • Hear predictions on how elements like event budget and the importance of face-to-face time will shape the future and success of meetings