Reed Travel Exhibitions meeting and incentives events chair Vanessa Cotton said: "This joint initiative comes at a time when providing high quality education, innovative resources and networking opportunities is paramount to those wanting to develop their career in the meetings industry.
PCMA president and chief executive Deborah Sexton said: "We are delighted to further enhance our collaboration with Reed Travel Exhibitions. This is a perfect way to continue to educate our members and industry and expand our horizons in our increasingly global marketplace."
The inaugural event AIBTM will include a dedicated America Meetings Week and will take place in Baltimore in June 2011.
Reed Travel Exhibitions announced a series of appointments and promotions earlier this week.