Through pre-scheduled, one-to-one appointments combined with valuable conference content and time for networking with suppliers and your peers, you’ll get the face time you need to build strong relationships and strategic partnerships to move your business forward. Just show up with plenty of business cards and come ready to learn and expand your network.
Exhibitor / Supplier Information:
Let MEET National introduce you to the event pros you want to meet in an environment conducive to doing real business. This is the preeminent MICE industry event, attracting over 1,000 highly qualified government, association, corporate and independent meeting and event planners annually.
One-to-One Appointments, Open Trade Show Floor.
We do everything we can to make sure you meet the right people with tools that can be used to communicate with prospects as well as make appointments! And if you’re too busy, we can even arrange the appointments for you via our special concierge service! Ask your salesperson for more details.
The event schedule is designed so that you can be with your prospects at all functions - including attending conference sessions at no additional charge! Plus, none of the sessions will take place while the show floor is open, enabling uninterrupted face time with all attendees. You’ll receive a minimum of six one-to-one appointments, as well as unlimited opportunities throughout the day.
Make Missed Opportunities a Thing of the Past.
No other industry event offers as many opportunities to connect with your prospective clients in two days - on the tradeshow floor, during one-to-one appointments, at educational sessions, and during our many networking events.We’ll connect you with the planners you’re looking to meet, and you do the rest. We can even assist you with your postevent follow-up if you like.
Qualified, Qualified, Qualified.
Nearly HALF of MEET National attendees have some type of meetings certification! And if they don’t yet - they will. They attend this event for valuable CEUs to further their careers. Our planners tell us that education is their number one goal for this conference!
If you’re looking for planners who organize, influence, plan or recommend meeting program purchases, MEET National is where you need to be!
Why you must exhibit at MEET National:
Over 1,000 qualified meeting and event planners eager to do business.
wo-day expo to meet planners via busy show floor.
Pre-arranged one-to-one appointments with planners YOU CHOOSE!
Upgrade to Concierge Service to have us schedule your one-to-one meetings for you!
Conference programmed by MPI, DMAI, SGMP and CIC.
Ability to participate in any/all conference sessions at no additional charge. No sessions will conflict with show floor hours.
NEW in 2016!
New location for optimal show floor and conference layout.
Fresh, intuitive expo floor plan.
More time to network including 1:1 appointments, open show floor, receptions and no sessions running during expo hours.
Concierge service - let us arrange your meetings for you!
Revitalized conference featuring industry innovations and interactive sessions to keep you one step ahead.
HSMAI is a global organization of sales, marketing, and revenue management professionals representing all segments of the hospitality industry. With a strong focus on education, HSMAI has become the industry champion in identifying and communicating trends in the hospitality industry while operating as a leading voice for both hospitality and sales, marketing, and revenue management disciplines, as well as connecting its members with customers. Founded in the United States in 1927, HSMAI is an individual membership organization comprised of nearly 7,000 members from 35 countries and chapters worldwide. The HSMAI Foundation was established in 1983 to serve as the research and educational arm of HSMAI.