The IMEX Group – coordinators of IMEX America – have declared the dates and areas for their industry driving Las Vegas appear through 2025.
Ray Bloom, Chairman of the IMEX Group stated, “We realize that our industry accomplices from crosswise over North America and around the globe design various exercises and co-found events around IMEX America. Likewise, the fall is an exceptionally bustling period for the industry. Accordingly, we felt that it was essential to give the industry however much notice as could be expected concerning our dates and venues going ahead to help with their own particular arranging.
“Specifically, we needed to remind the industry that we will move from our standard October dates to September for two (2) years in 2019 and 2020.”
Notwithstanding affirming the dates, the IMEX Group have additionally reported that from 2021, following ten fruitful years at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, IMEX America will move to the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.
Ray went ahead to clarify, “The Sands Expo group have been superbly steady accomplices since a long time before our inaugural show in 2011 and we are anticipating four more fruitful shows working with them, through 2020. Their commitment in helping us to build up IMEX America in Las Vegas as the event where everybody from our industry, from the USA and around the world, assembles each fall has been significant. We are staggeringly appreciative for their organization and are anticipating proceeding with that association for a long time into what’s to come.
“In any case, we were not ready to secure space from 2021 forward. Along these lines, in the wake of praising ten years cooperating and getting a charge out of a phenomenal association with the Las Vegas Sands group, we might move to Mandalay Bay. We anticipate building up effective organizations with the Mandalay Bay and MGM Resorts International groups and we realize that their reality class offices will be a similarly fitting home for the show.”
Long standing IMEX accomplice, the Sands Expo, remarked, “As the pioneer of the meetings and tradeshow industry, we generally felt that Las Vegas Sands was the perfect accomplice to aid the dispatch of IMEX,” said Chandra Allison, senior VP of offers for The Venetian, The Palazzo and Sands Expo. “It has been a delight helping IMEX develop to end up noticeably a standout amongst the best yearly events for meeting experts. The show has developed, thus has the industry. We perceive this is the perfect time for the show to move to its next goal. We anticipate proceeding with our association and support of IMEX America in Las Vegas for a long time to come.”
Discussing their energy in facilitating the show later on, MGM Resorts International and Mandalay Bay remarked, “We are respected to collaborate with IMEX America and to keep such an esteemed industry event in Las Vegas. As a dynamic supporter of IMEX, MGM Resorts International is eager to make new experiences for participants at Mandalay Bay. We will keep on showcase the city of Las Vegas and MGM Resorts International as the main meeting and events goal” said Stephanie Glanzer, CMP, Vice President Sales of Mandalay Bay.
Dates and Location Summary
The dates and venues for IMEX America for the following eight years will be:
2018 October, 16-18 Sands Expo
2019 September, 10-12 Sands Expo
2020 September, 15-17 Sands Expo
2021 November, 9 – 11 Mandalay Bay
2022 October, 25-27 Mandalay Bay
2023 October, 10-12 Mandalay Bay
2024 October, 8-10 Mandalay Bay
2025 October, 7-9 Mandalay Bay
IMEX America, America’s overall exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events, will happen from October 10 – 12, 2017 at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre at The Venetian and The Palazzo, went before by Smart Monday, fuelled by MPI on October 9.