This year's show features a larger technology area, more than 200 education sessions and a series of social events including Site Nite Europe, CIM-Clubbing and the IMEX Gala Dinner.
At the heart of the technology section is the TECHknowledge Area, powered by The Meeting Pool, offering delegates the chance to touch, test and try the latest gadgets such as wearables and virtual reality.
New exhibitors for 2017 include Moldova Tourism, Meet Puerto Rico, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Kyoto Convention Bureau, Jeju Province and Choose Chicago. Exhibitors with expanded stands include Tourism New Zealand, Shanghai, Korea, London & Partners, Spain, Rocco Forte Hotels, Guatemala, Panama, Uruguay and NYC.
A full day of preshow education, EduMonday, took place yesterday alongside the return of the PCMA Business School, Association Day and Exclusively Corporate.
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