Joint Meeting Industry Council

Research & Publications

DATE 2018-11-01
MEMBER PARTNER MPI
SURVEY GROUP MPI\\\'s Business Research Panel
WEBSITE REFERENCE https://www.mpiweb.org/education/publications
OBJECIVE A quarterly report offering a unique look through the eyes of your peers into the future of the meeting and event industry.
AVAILABILITY Published quarterly -- four times each year. Digital edition complimentary.

DATE 2006-09-01
MEMBER PARTNER AIPC
SURVEY GROUP
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.aipc.org/index.asp?id=10
OBJECIVE This publication identifies a series of categories where, as a result of extensive research and comparison with other sets of standards, we have concluded there is a need for evaluation, along with a suggested process for doing this.
AVAILABILITY AIPC Members

DATE 2005-05-01
MEMBER PARTNER AIPC
SURVEY GROUP
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.aipc.org/index.asp?id=20
OBJECIVE This publication was prepared from an analysis of recent literature on this important subject, and with the benefit of input from industry experts. It outlines a series of key areas for congress centres to consider and a process by which a comprehensive plan for facility security can be developed.
AVAILABILITY AIPC Members

DATE 0000-00-00
MEMBER PARTNER ECM
SURVEY GROUP CTO's and NTO's
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.tourmis.info
OBJECIVE Comprehensive and up-to-date European city tourism statistics. The database, is freely accessible and offers both annual and monthly statistics on bednights and arrivals.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from website

DATE 2004-09-01
MEMBER PARTNER AIPC
SURVEY GROUP
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.aipc.org/index.asp?id=20
OBJECIVE This publication was prepared from an analysis of recent literature on this important subject, and with the benefit of input from industry experts. It outlines a series of key areas for congress centres to consider and a process by which a comprehensive plan for facility security can be developed.
AVAILABILITY AIPC Members

DATE 2010-11-01
MEMBER PARTNER AIPC
SURVEY GROUP Convention Centres worldwide (AIPC Members and non members)
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.aipc.org/index.asp?id=54
OBJECIVE Survey of CC's views of how industry conditions are developing. Much of what the survey contains will have lasting relevance to centre managers who are now developing their strategies for managing their facilities through a period of industry transition.
AVAILABILITY AIPC Members only.

DATE 2008-11-01
MEMBER PARTNER AIPC
SURVEY GROUP
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.aipc.org/index.asp?id=20
OBJECIVE A series of articles on various key aspects of our industry based on the experience and insights we have gained over a very important period in our evolution as an organization.
AVAILABILITY Members only

DATE 0000-00-00
MEMBER PARTNER ECM
SURVEY GROUP European Cities including ECM members and non members
WEBSITE REFERENCE https://www.europeancitiesmarketing.com/ecm-benchmarking-report/
OBJECIVE Gathering insights from more than 125 participating European cities, the European Cities Marketing’s (ECM) Benchmarking Report provides a unique perspective on the volume of urban tourism in Europe. The report provides the latest figures on the performance of leading European cities and illustrates the main trends in city tourism, enabling individual city destinations to benchmark themselves in terms of volume and other parameters, especially key source markets.
AVAILABILITY The Report is free for all European Cities Marketing members and on sale for non members and partners.

DATE 2017-06-01
MEMBER PARTNER ECM
SURVEY GROUP DMOs
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://fr.calameo.com/read/000674014b0e42514ed22
OBJECIVE As an organisation dedicated to improving the performance and competitiveness of Europe’s leading cities, we wanted to put our vision of the Future of DMOs into words.
AVAILABILITY All publics

DATE 2007-04-01
MEMBER PARTNER AIPC
SURVEY GROUP
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.aipc.org/index.asp?id=20
OBJECIVE A resource for managers who are regularly expected to deal with community or government audiences. It offers a variety of strategies and activities for centre manager to employ in addressing these important audiences along with how to go about assembling the information and other resources required to make this communication productive.
AVAILABILITY Members only

DATE 2004-05-01
MEMBER PARTNER AIPC
SURVEY GROUP
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.aipc.org/index.asp?id=20
OBJECIVE A big part of community relations involves the news media, since they are responsible for how business, public and even government groups get much of their information. This publication addresses media related topics ranging from understanding the media through how to conduct an interview and even developing an ongoing program for media contact.
AVAILABILITY AIPC Members

DATE 2013-09-19
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP -
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iccaworld.com/npps/story.cfm?nppage=3585#sthash.v5WKYhQ2.dpuf
OBJECIVE ICCA conducted this study of 50 years of association meetings data as the centrepiece of its new publication, “A modern history of international association meetings”, launched this month as part of ICCA’s 50th anniversary year. ICCA asked its members and friends to share their insights into both the past and the future of this sector, and agreed a policy to allow anyone to download and use it. ICCA plans to proactively promote it through every channel at its disposal, worldwide
AVAILABILITY downloadable from website

DATE 2013-02-28
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO Members and Invited Speakers
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/DublinSupplement2013.pdf
OBJECIVE A summary of articles of the programme which took place at the IAPCO Annual Meeting in Dublin.
AVAILABILITY From the IAPCO Secretariat

DATE 2013-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO members and other leading international experts
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/on-line-dictionary/
OBJECIVE Comprehensive terminology for the meetings industry Over 16000 words within 15 languages plus English descriptions
AVAILABILITY Now available as an on-line resource or hard copy cost €40

DATE 2011-12-01
MEMBER PARTNER UFI
SURVEY GROUP contacts and documentation
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.ufi.org/research
OBJECIVE Work out the availabilility of exhibition space worldwide and development trends.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from website

DATE 2010-10-01
MEMBER PARTNER CIC
SURVEY GROUP Over 250 senior travel executives (approx. 90% based in US; 10% in Canada)
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.imex-frankfurt.com/documents/IndexofOptimismSurveyReportOct10.pdf
OBJECIVE A bi-annual poll to gauge levels of business confidence and track the opinions of thought-leaders across North America.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from IMEX website

DATE 2010-09-01
MEMBER PARTNER CIC
SURVEY GROUP 151 association meeting planners, managers and directors working in the assn sector from the UK, the USA, Canada, Australia, India and across Europe.
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.imex-frankfurt.com/documents/AssociationMeetingsSurveyResponsesOct10.pdf
OBJECIVE Annual tracking study analysing factors including market confidence, budgets, frequency, preferred locations and future trends amongst association meeting planners.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from IMEX website

DATE 2020-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER ASAE
SURVEY GROUP Association Executives
WEBSITE REFERENCE AssociationsNow.com
OBJECIVE Associations Now is the premier magazine for association executives. It delivers the essential information, insights, and ideas that empower you to master challenges, invoke imagination, and act decisively to create a better future for your organization and the world.
AVAILABILITY Associations Now is mailed bimonthly to ASAE members and is available to nonmembers by subscription. For daily news and blogs on association management, visit AssociationsNow.com.

DATE 2010-10-01
MEMBER PARTNER CIC
SURVEY GROUP 151 association meeting planners, managers and directors working in the assn sector from the UK, the USA, Canada, Australia, India and across Europe.
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.imex-frankfurt.com/documents/AssociationMeetingsSurveyReportOct10.pdf
OBJECIVE Annual tracking study analysing factors including market confidence, budgets, frequency, preferred locations and future trends amongst association meeting planners.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from IMEX website

DATE 2013-09-11
MEMBER PARTNER IFES
SURVEY GROUP init
WEBSITE REFERENCE init
OBJECIVE init
AVAILABILITY init

DATE 2011-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP ICCA members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iccaworld.org/cdps/cditem.cfm?nid=3716
OBJECIVE Everything ICCA members need to know about using local champions to build success in the international association meeting sector.
AVAILABILITY Online in pdf format. Members only

DATE 2013-09-11
MEMBER PARTNER IFES
SURVEY GROUP init
WEBSITE REFERENCE init
OBJECIVE init
AVAILABILITY init

DATE 2010-08-01
MEMBER PARTNER CIC
SURVEY GROUP More than 100 association meeting executives (one third were Association Day attendees).
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.imex-frankfurt.com/documents/ICCAIMEXAssociationresearch.pdf
OBJECIVE To seek feedback and gauge market sentiment from international association meeting planners, many of whom attended the IMEX Association Day 2010.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from IMEX website

DATE 2009-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP ICCA members and associations
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iccaworld.org/cdps/cditem.cfm?nid=4084
OBJECIVE Ideas and advice for meeting planners to obtain a better understanding of hotels.
AVAILABILITY Online.

DATE 2010-03-01
MEMBER PARTNER CIC
SURVEY GROUP A total of 1125 respondents from 76 countries completed the first survey. The 3 largest groups came from the US (22%), Germany (12%) and the UK (11%).
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.imex-frankfurt.com/documents/Convention2020Phase1SurveyReportMarch2010.pdf
OBJECIVE A global strategic foresight study designed to help all members of the meetings industry prepare for the next decade and remain competitive.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from IMEX website

DATE 2011-12-30
MEMBER PARTNER Site
SURVEY GROUP 500
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.siteglobal.com/Foundation/Research.aspx
OBJECIVE The Site International Foundation and the MPI Foundation have cooperated in a study to determine the degree, if any, of convergence is taking place between incentive travel and meeting planning. Preliminary findings from this new research were released as a part of a joint press event that took place during IMEX America week. Utilizing combined databases of the Site Index panel, the MPI Business Barometer panel and database of in-house corporate planners the world over were asked to comment on how their respective roles as either meeting planners or incentive program planners was changing or potentially overlapping.
AVAILABILITY Available through the Site website.

DATE 2015-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER UIA
SURVEY GROUP associations, meetings industry, service providers
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.uia.org/publications/woa
OBJECIVE This monthly e-newsletter features upcoming international congresses, interviews with association executives, surveys, and best meeting deals/offers for organizations. It is also an interactive platform for international associations who are seeking for opinion-sharing with their peers on topical issues, best practices and experiences.
AVAILABILITY Download free on the website, or suscribe on request. See http://www.uia.org/publications/woa

DATE 2010-05-01
MEMBER PARTNER CIC
SURVEY GROUP A standing panel of 45 senior meetings industry and corporate professionals.
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.imex-frankfurt.com/documents/GlobalInsightssurveyreport_May10.pdf
OBJECIVE A regular tracking study of high level industry professionals which captures the views and predictions of those in strategically influential positions across all market sectors.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from IMEX website

DATE 2010-05-01
MEMBER PARTNER CIC
SURVEY GROUP Records findings and recommendations from the Meetings for Success Forum at IMEX in 2010 - 25 corporate planners + senior industry leaders.
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.imex-frankfurt.com/documents/MEETINGSFORSUCCESSreport2010.pdf
OBJECIVE Dedicated exclusively to the needs of corporate meeting planners. It aims to support their efforts to improve understanding of the true commercial value of meetings and to enhance that communication to stakeholders.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from IMEX website

DATE 2011-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP Associations and ICCA members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iccaworld.org/cdps/cditem.cfm?nid=4088
OBJECIVE Planning tool which will help meeting organisers in the international meetings industry to schedule their meetings ahead of time.
AVAILABILITY Hard copy.

DATE 2009-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP ICCA members and associations
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iccaworld.org/cdps/cditem.cfm?nid=4089
OBJECIVE An essential guide for any international association wishing to improve their bidding or decision-making methodology!
AVAILABILITY Online

DATE 2011-00-00
MEMBER PARTNER CIC
SURVEY GROUP
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.conventionindustry.org/ResearchInfo/EconomicSignificanceStudy.aspx
OBJECIVE The study will provide concrete data to describe the value of meetings and their contribution to the economy -- a particularly important factor as cities, counties, and states contemplate reducing investments both in new, expanded, or updated meeting venues and in initiatives to attract meeting business to their locales.
AVAILABILITY

DATE 2004-00-00
MEMBER PARTNER CIC
SURVEY GROUP
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.conventionindustry.org/ResearchInfo/ProjectAttrition.aspx
OBJECIVE The results of Project Attrition offer planners and suppliers a number of tools and resources for formulating proactive attrition management plans.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from CIC website

DATE 2015-06-04
MEMBER PARTNER UIA
SURVEY GROUP UIA Associate Members, meetings industry, government offices
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.uia.org/publications/meetings-stats
OBJECIVE Since 1960 the UIA has prepared statistics on the international meetings that have taken place worldwide in the preceding year. This work is based on routine research and surveys undertaken by the UIA. Meetings taken into consideration include those organized and/or sponsored by international organizations, i.e. the sittings of their principal organs, congresses, conventions, symposia, regional sessions grouping several countries, as well as some national meetings with international participation organized by national branches of international associations.
AVAILABILITY Free to UIA Associate Members. Available for purchase to other users. See http://www.uia.org/publications/meetings-stats

DATE 2010-11-01
MEMBER PARTNER
SURVEY GROUP
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.eibtm.com/files/eibtm_2010_industry_trend_report.pdf
OBJECIVE Provides a clear digest of key macroeconomic and meetings industry data, looking back at what took place during 2010 and forward to what trends are widely anticipated for 2011.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from EIBTM website

DATE 0000-00-00
MEMBER PARTNER ECM
SURVEY GROUP ECM members
WEBSITE REFERENCE https://www.europeancitiesmarketing.com/ctos-finance-survey/
OBJECIVE This survey, conducted on a yearly basis gathers information on how city tourist offices and convention bureau are currently funded and to highlight trends and issues.
AVAILABILITY ECM members only

DATE 2015-09-09
MEMBER PARTNER EVVC
SURVEY GROUP EVVC members and partners
WEBSITE REFERENCE www.evvc.org
OBJECIVE A member and partner directory with suitable information for event planners and venue operators.
AVAILABILITY Get your free copy send via reguklar e-mail from the EVVC Head Office. Order on our website.

DATE 0000-00-00
MEMBER PARTNER ECM
SURVEY GROUP ECM members - convention bureaux
WEBSITE REFERENCE https://www.europeancitiesmarketing.com/ecm-meetings-statistics-report/
OBJECIVE The Meetings Statistics Report is a monitoring and benchmarking tool supplying practical and actionable information on the volume and the economic significance of the convention business to city destinations. The report is based on a database containing information on corporate and non-corporate meetings. These meetings could be of international or national scope and all of them match the UNWTO definition.
AVAILABILITY Reserved to ECM members only

DATE 2017-05-01
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/all-about-iapco/what-we-do/annual-survey/
OBJECIVE Assess economic impact of business
AVAILABILITY available to all

DATE 0000-00-00
MEMBER PARTNER ECM
SURVEY GROUP Experts in more than 100 cities members of ECM
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.europeancitiesmarketing.com
OBJECIVE Quarterly opinion poll based on a panel of experts in city tourism to keep ECM members informed about what European cities are expecting from tourism activity and what the tourism development drivers are in the short run.
AVAILABILITY Reserved to ECM members

DATE 2013-09-06
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/white-papers/
OBJECIVE Guidelines to assist the Meetings Industry (available in 14 languages)
AVAILABILITY available to all - downloaded from website

DATE 2011-12-30
MEMBER PARTNER Site
SURVEY GROUP 500
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.siteglobal.com/Foundation/Research.aspx
OBJECIVE Site International Foundation and the Incentive Travel Council have commissioned a joint study focused on the Incentive Travel Participant Viewpoint. Both organizations represent the belief that business performance can be positively impacted through the utilization of reward and recognition programs that employ motivational experiences and incentive travel initiatives. The Incentive Travel Participant Viewpoint study will deliver insight into participant behaviors and key motivators that should be considered as extraordinary motivational programs are planned and delivered.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from Site website

DATE 2013-09-06
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/white-papers/
OBJECIVE Guidelines to assist the Meetings Industry (also available in Spanish)
AVAILABILITY available to all - downloaded from website

DATE 2013-09-06
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/white-papers/
OBJECIVE Guidelines to assist the Meetings Industry
AVAILABILITY available to all - downloaded from website

DATE 2013-09-06
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/white-papers/
OBJECIVE Guidelines to assist the Meetings Industry
AVAILABILITY available to all - downloaded from website

DATE 2010-11-01
MEMBER PARTNER AIPC
SURVEY GROUP
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.aipc.org/index.asp?id=20
OBJECIVE Joint AIPC and ICCA update to a publication dealing with contracts: a reference document that clarifies the key areas that must be contained in a contract and the definitions in most common use.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from website

DATE 2013-09-06
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/white-papers/
OBJECIVE Guidelines to assist the Meetings Industry
AVAILABILITY available to all - downloaded from website

DATE 2014-03-01
MEMBER PARTNER UFI
SURVEY GROUP UFI Members + several contacts and documentation for non Members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.ufi.org/research
OBJECIVE Results of the UFI Research program, designed to provide reliable data on the global exhibition market, at both venue and organizer levels.
AVAILABILITY UFI website (public part)

DATE 2013-09-06
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/white-papers/
OBJECIVE Guidelines to assist the Meetings Industry
AVAILABILITY available to all - downloaded from website

DATE 2015-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER DMAI
SURVEY GROUP 327 DMOs worldwide
WEBSITE REFERENCE https://www.destinationmarketing.org/destinationnext
OBJECIVE With the travel consumer and DMO industry landscapes under so much disruption, and growing awareness about how DMOs can have a greater impact on destination and economic development, the time has clearly come for a roadmap illustrating best practices in DMO strategy in the 21st century. Heeding the call, DMAI launched phase one of its three-year DestinationNEXT research at the annual convention in 2014, marking the organization's 100-year anniversary. It is the most comprehensive research ever undertaken by DMAI, based on an unprecedented number of 327 DMOs worldwide who participated in the initial survey that provides the foundation for the scientific study. The Phase I research identified three transformational opportunities for DMOS: Interacting with and leveraging the new marketplace Growing and sustaining the destination brand Evaluating and evolving the DMO business model
AVAILABILITY Immediately

DATE 2013-09-06
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/white-papers/
OBJECIVE Guidelines to assist the Meetings Industry
AVAILABILITY available to all - downloaded from website

DATE 2015-05-01
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP association executives
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iccaworld.org
OBJECIVE Assist association meeting planners in crisis situations and how to best prepare for these situations.
AVAILABILITY Password protected area.

DATE 2015-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP association executives
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iccaworld.org
OBJECIVE Explain to association meeting planners how Meetings Management Companies can help them in the organisation of meetings.
AVAILABILITY Password protected area.

DATE 2015-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP association executives
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iccaworld.org
OBJECIVE Explain to association meeting planners how airlines and ground transport companies can help them with the organisation of meetings.
AVAILABILITY Password protected area.

DATE 2009-09-06
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/white-papers/
OBJECIVE Guidelines to assist the Meetings Industry (also available in Italian)
AVAILABILITY available to all - downloaded from website

DATE 2018-12-01
MEMBER PARTNER MPI
SURVEY GROUP N/A
WEBSITE REFERENCE https://www.mpiweb.org/education/publications
OBJECIVE Published monthly, MPI's award-winning magazine delivers superior editorial content on meeting industry trends, opportunities and issues facing the industry.
AVAILABILITY Digital edition complimentary.

DATE 2015-09-10
MEMBER PARTNER ICESAP
SURVEY GROUP init
WEBSITE REFERENCE init
OBJECIVE init
AVAILABILITY init

DATE 2013-09-06
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO Members / HCA (Healthcare Congress Alliance)
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/white-papers/
OBJECIVE Guidelines to assist the Meetings Industry
AVAILABILITY available to all - downloaded from website

DATE 2013-07-01
MEMBER PARTNER MPI
SURVEY GROUP Key industry stakeholders
WEBSITE REFERENCE https://www.mpiweb.org/education/publications
OBJECIVE The UK Economic Impact Study estimates 2011 meetings activity and profile (meeting volume, venue volume, number of attendees and expenditure) in the UK and model the contribution that meetings activity made to the national economy in 2011 (such as the Direct, Indirect, and Induced: GDP contribution, employment, tax revenue, and Industry Output); it breaks out the estimated meetings activity and economic contribution on specified regional levels.
AVAILABILITY Free for MPI members.

DATE 2015-05-19
MEMBER PARTNER EVVC
SURVEY GROUP Event locations with a minimum size of 100 seats as well as event planners
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.evvc.org/en/aktivitaeten/branchenstudie/
OBJECIVE Measurement of Germany’s image as a meeting and event destination
AVAILABILITY Download all charts from the EVVC website

DATE 2004-09-06
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO Members / HCA (Healthcare Congress Alliance)
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/white-papers/
OBJECIVE Guidelines to assist the Meetings Industry
AVAILABILITY available to all - downloaded from website

DATE 2013-09-01
MEMBER PARTNER UIA
SURVEY GROUP associations, meetings industry, service providers, government offices
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.uia.org/publications/meetings-survey
OBJECIVE The Survey on International Meeting Issues is a periodic (every three to five years), large-scale survey covering multiple aspects of meetings held by international organizations and associations. The survey is designed to help all involved in the process of organizing international meetings to get a sense of changes over the years and the challenges of the current environment.
AVAILABILITY 2015 edition now in preparation. Download free at http://www.uia.org/publications/meetings-survey

DATE 2015-06-30
MEMBER PARTNER UFI
SURVEY GROUP Research
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.ufi.org/research
OBJECIVE Provide a comprehensive view of the Asian exhibition industry.
AVAILABILITY for purchase

DATE 2015-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP association executives
WEBSITE REFERENCE www.iccaworld.org
OBJECIVE Explain to association meeting planners the role of convention bureau's and how these organisations can assist them in the organisation of meetings.
AVAILABILITY Password protected area.

DATE 2015-09-09
MEMBER PARTNER DMAI
SURVEY GROUP North American DMOs
WEBSITE REFERENCE https://webportal.destinationmarketing.org/Purchase/ProductDetail.aspx?Product_code=e74fb298-502a-e511-96b5-0050569c002f
OBJECIVE The 2015 DMO Organizational & Financial Profile Study is the most comprehensive study of its type produced for destination marketing organizations. The study includes detailed information on 246 participating DMOs’ revenues and expenses (including personnel, sales & marketing programs, administration), funding sources such as TIDs, visitor taxes breakdowns and allocations, financial policies, membership profiles and online marketing efforts. DMAI is offering the 2015 edition of this popular study through a bundled package – the Report plus a Searchable Tool. The Searchable Tool is an easy-to-use software that allows the flexibility to customize unlimited data searches using criteria such as budget and individual respondents. In addition, the Full Report is included as a companion piece (not sold separately). Also new for 2015: The results are available in either US or Canadian dollars.
AVAILABILITY Immediately

DATE 2015-07-30
MEMBER PARTNER UFI
SURVEY GROUP National partners
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.ufi.org/research
OBJECIVE Report on statistics of certified events in Europe.
AVAILABILITY downloadable from website

DATE 2017-06-02
MEMBER PARTNER COCAL
SURVEY GROUP 22 plenary and active members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.cocal.org
OBJECIVE Updates in Mice area through the Americas
AVAILABILITY Check our Annual Congress

DATE 2015-05-01
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP ICCA Members, association meeting planners
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iccaworld.org
OBJECIVE Snapshot of international association meetings sector
AVAILABILITY Full report only for ICCA members; summary report

DATE 2013-09-06
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO Members / HCA (Healthcare Congress Alliance)
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/white-papers/
OBJECIVE Guidelines to assist the Meetings Industry
AVAILABILITY downloadable from website

DATE 2010-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP 2x per year; once to attendees at IMEX; once to full database.
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iccaworld.com/npps/story.cfm?nppage=3027
OBJECIVE Identify levels of confidence and trends in market - jointly with IMEX
AVAILABILITY ICCA Members and Media

DATE 2015-07-01
MEMBER PARTNER UFI
SURVEY GROUP around 200 companies in 50 countries
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.ufi.org/research
OBJECIVE Get a regular global picture on financial trends (turnover, operating profit, business issues)
AVAILABILITY downloadable from website

DATE 2016-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP Contents from ICCA members, edited by Head Office
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iccaworld.org/nlps/
OBJECIVE Range of publications into how to deal with different types of suppliers.
AVAILABILITY ICCA Members and International Associations

DATE 2050-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER PCMA
SURVEY GROUP http://pcma.org/Convene/Subscribe.htm
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.pcmaconvene.org/
OBJECIVE Convene provides hands-on tools, far-reaching strategies, and a broad range of perspectives to help you do your job more efficiently.
AVAILABILITY Free of charge for Planners

DATE 2020-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER PCMA
SURVEY GROUP None
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.pcma.org/store
OBJECIVE Professional Meeting Management, 6th Edition The 6th Edition, commonly referred to as PMM6, is filled with new content and a new chapter design will guide faculty, students, and meeting professionals in a new and fresh approach. This latest edition is designed for students in undergraduate and certificate programs, as well as meeting professionals preparing for the CMP Certification Examination.
AVAILABILITY For faculty adopters, PMM6 also includes an Instructor Resource Center that contains chapter summaries, PowerPoint presentations and chapter quizzes for use in the classroom. Learn more at pmmmeetingmanagement.com.

DATE 2020-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER PCMA
SURVEY GROUP Industry professionals
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.pcma.org/resources/research
OBJECIVE Things have been changing at lightning speed in the last couple of years – are you planning your meetings and reaching your customers with what they want today? Are you up-to-date on your industry?
AVAILABILITY New research is posted here on a regular basis, including our Convene Salary Survey and Annual Meetings Market Survey.

DATE 2013-09-01
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/white-papers/
OBJECIVE With the increase in Core PCOs, this new document guides potential clients on what to look for when selecting their Core PCO.
AVAILABILITY Free to download from the website.

DATE 2012-05-01
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP ICCA Members and Association Executives
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://members.iccaworld.org
OBJECIVE Showcase member expertise
AVAILABILITY Online and hard copy

DATE 2015-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER UIA
SURVEY GROUP Universities, Researchers, Institutes, Libraries, Not-For-Profit Organizations, Intergovernmental Organizations, Local & National Tourism Offices, Convention Bureaus, Conference and Convention Centres, Hotels, Media Professionals, Congress Organizers, Government Offices, Meeting Industry Suppliers, Airlines and Transport Companies
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.uia.org/calendar
OBJECIVE The International Congress Calendar includes over 428,000 meetings and events organized or sponsored by Intergovernmental Organizations (IGOs) and International Nongovernmental Organizations (INGOs) working worldwide. The Calendar covers meetings from 1851 to 2030, over 10,000 of which are future meetings. Also included are national meetings with a large international participation. Information on all meetings is edited by an editorial staff and presented in a standardized format to facilitate comparison and statistical analysis.
AVAILABILITY By subscription. See http://www.uia.org/calendar

DATE 2015-09-26
MEMBER PARTNER IFES
SURVEY GROUP init
WEBSITE REFERENCE init
OBJECIVE init
AVAILABILITY init

DATE 2017-06-01
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/the-pco/
OBJECIVE The triannual newsletter of IAPCO, keeps you abreast of current IAPCO news, member activities, destination focus, EDGE education and current case studies
AVAILABILITY To all

DATE 2017-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER AIPC
SURVEY GROUP AIPC Members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.aipc.org/index.asp?id=19
OBJECIVE .
AVAILABILITY AIPC Members only

DATE 2017-07-01
MEMBER PARTNER AIPC
SURVEY GROUP AIPC Members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.aipc.org/index.asp?id=19
OBJECIVE .
AVAILABILITY AIPC Members only. Executive summary on request.

DATE 2016-07-01
MEMBER PARTNER AIPC
SURVEY GROUP A random sample of 500 adult residents in each of the four cities of Berlin, Barcelona, Sydney and Amsterdam.
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.aipc.org/index.asp?id=19
OBJECIVE This research has clearly put into focus a number of the key questions around how local residents regard centre-based meetings and conventions and the benefits they create for the community. At the same time, it has created a template for action by identifying misconceptions along with areas of opportunity for centre communications.
AVAILABILITY AIPC Members only. Executive summary on request.

DATE 2015-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER UIA
SURVEY GROUP Researchers, Universities, Libraries, International Relations Professionals, Embassies, Ministries, Institutes, Lawyers, Not-For-Profit Organizations, Intergovernmental Organizations, Corporate Entities, Private Sector
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.uia.org/yearbook
OBJECIVE The Yearbook of International Organizations includes detailed information on over 38,000 active and 30,000 dormant international organizations from 300 countries and territories - including intergovernmental (IGOs) and international non-governmental organizations (INGOs). Approximately 1,200 new organizations are added each year. The Yearbook is a trusted tool for studies and research in all subjects of civil society activities, including Political Science, Law, International Studies, International Relations, Sociology, Demography and Peace Studies. Information on all 68,000 organizations in the Yearbook is edited by an editorial staff and presented in a standardized format to facilitate comparison of different organizations.
AVAILABILITY By subscription. See http://www.uia.org/yearbook

DATE 2015-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER ICCA
SURVEY GROUP association meeting planners
WEBSITE REFERENCE www.iccaworld.org
OBJECIVE Assist association meeting planners with setting up contracts with major congress & convention venues.
AVAILABILITY 2015

DATE 2015-09-14
MEMBER PARTNER AACVB
SURVEY GROUP Init
WEBSITE REFERENCE Init
OBJECIVE Init
AVAILABILITY Init

DATE 2017-06-01
MEMBER PARTNER IAPCO
SURVEY GROUP IAPCO Members
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.iapco.org/publications/casestudies/
OBJECIVE Associations are more than their congress, and IAPCO PCOs are more than congress organisers. Delivering innumerable quality congresses has given IAPCO members invaluable insights into the business needs of their clients and has allowed them to become trusted advisors who can contribute to the success of an organisation beyond their congress. IAPCO’s philosophy is entirely based on quality, and its members actively share best-practice and develop educational programmes and guidelines which enable them to perform at the highest levels in any area of expertise related to organisational excellence. To illustrate this, IAPCO regularly publishes success stories of members who have helped their clients to be successful not just by organising their congress, but by achieving overarching business objectives
AVAILABILITY Available for all

DATE 2019-01-01
MEMBER PARTNER ASAE
SURVEY GROUP Associations
WEBSITE REFERENCE http://www.asaecenter.org/foundation2/global.html
OBJECIVE Achieving Global Growth: Establishing & Maintaining Global Markets is the first report from ASAE Foundation’s new series of research on global strategy and operations. This initial report outlines the factors and strategies that set growers — associations who are experiencing international membership and revenue growth — apart from those who have experienced stagnation or decline. Designed to inform associations considering international expansion as well as those already operating internationally, Achieving Global Growth identifies key factors for success
AVAILABILITY The report is currently available online: https://mystuff.asaecenter.org/ebusiness/publications/publicationproduct?id=107921.

DATE 2017-09-06
MEMBER PARTNER AIPC
SURVEY GROUP
WEBSITE REFERENCE
OBJECIVE
AVAILABILITY