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Big Success for Site + Mpi Global Forum 2018: 540 registered attendees, 55% from Europe and 34% from North America

The event held January 12 -14, 2018, at Rome Cavalieri, Waldorf Astoria in Rome, Italy.

Following are key facts from SITE + MPI Global Forum, held January 12 -14, 2018, at Rome Cavalieri, Waldorf Astoria in Rome. The forum marked the first time the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE) and Meeting Professionals International (MPI) partnered to host a global event to share industry trends, offer innovative education and provide a collaborative yet exclusive environment for networking and business exchanges.

  • More than 540 registered attendees, excludes support staff. 
    • 55 percent from Europe
    • 34 percent from North America
    • 17 percent from Central/South America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East
    • 25 percent were planners/buyers
    • 68 percent were members of MPI, SITE or both associations
    • 25 percent were first time attendees of either an MPI or SITE conference
  • More than 30 education sessions, included separate tracks for incentive travel and meetings management professionals.

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