In Pictures: IMEX 2015 - Day One

See photos from the first day of IMEX, taking place at Messe Frankfurt this week, including the opening ceremony, politicians forum, show floor, IBTM tapas networking event and Rocco Forte Kitchen Party.

Imex 2015 opening ceremony
Imex 2015 opening ceremony

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IMEX 2015 kicked off yesterday and is expected to be the biggest show to date, featuring 3,500 exhibiting companies from more than 150 countries, including 55 new stands.

SAP CEO Bill McDermott gave a keynote address at the opening ceremony yesterday (Tuesday).

Post-show, the C&IT team attended attended a number of evening events including the IBTM Tapas Networking event, the Rocco Forte Kitch Party at Villa Kennedy, the Business Events Canada Annual Vision Awards, and the CIM Imex Clubbing night.

More news from IMEX:

MCI expands into Qatar with Elan Events alliance

IMEX 2015: Governments recognising power of meetings and events, say experts

IMEX 2015 kicks off today

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