Week in Pictures: IMEX America special

It's been a quiet week in the UK, as everyone who's anyone travelled to Las Vegas for IMEX America. C&IT rounds up the best of the pictures.

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  • Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

    Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

  • Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

    Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

  • Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

    Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

  • Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

    Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

  • Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

    Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

  • Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

    Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

  • Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

    Phil Tufnell & Matt Dawson’s Question of Sport dinner, Lord's Cricket Ground

  • Long Room Legends of Sport, Lord's Cricket Ground

    Long Room Legends of Sport, Lord's Cricket Ground

  • Long Room Legends of Sport, Lord's Cricket Ground

    Long Room Legends of Sport, Lord's Cricket Ground

  • Long Room Legends of Sport, Lord's Cricket Ground

    Long Room Legends of Sport, Lord's Cricket Ground

  • Long Room Legends of Sport, Lord's Cricket Ground

    Long Room Legends of Sport, Lord's Cricket Ground

  • Long Room Legends of Sport, Lord's Cricket Ground

    Long Room Legends of Sport, Lord's Cricket Ground

  • No.11 Cavendish Square summer event space

    No.11 Cavendish Square summer event space

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    No.11 Cavendish Square summer event space

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    No.11 Cavendish Square summer event space

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    No.11 Cavendish Square summer event space

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    No.11 Cavendish Square summer event space,Canal Mills launch,No.11 Cavendish Square summer event space,Canal Mills launch

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    Canal Mills launch

  • Canal Mills launch

    Canal Mills launch

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    Canal Mills launch

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The sixth annual IMEX America show took place this week from 18-20 October at the Sands Expo.

The pre-show celebrations began on Monday night (17 October) with the return of Site Nite at Omnia Nightclub, Caesars Palace, with more than 1,200 event professionals from the US and beyond enjoying food, drinks and entertainment.


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The trade show floor opened on Tuesday morning (18 October) with approximately 3,250 exhibiting companies from more than 139 countries welcoming hosted buyers from around the globe for three days of one-to-one meetings, interactive workshops and networking.

Other highlights included London & Partners and Visit Scotland teaming up to host a drinks reception at the WYNN Las Vegas, with more than 300 event professionals in attendance.

Guests were also given the chance to win two prizes, which included trips to both Edinburgh and London with stays at a range of luxury hotels and passes to a number of attractions and restaurants thrown in.

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In Pictures: IMEX America 2016 - part one

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