Industry Events

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SITE is proud to partner with top incentive and meetings industry events from across the globe. Select the type of event below to learn more about SITE's partnership and presence at that event. Click here to learn more about SITE education opportunities at other industry events.

 

The Meetings Show

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26-27 June 2019
Olympia London

The Meetings Show is the premier event for the inbound and outbound meetings and event industry in the UK.

Since its launch in 2012, The Meetings Show has become a must-attend exhibition for event, meeting, conference and incentive planners from the UK and Europe. Attend the show and connect with thousands of industry professionals in a social and meetings-driven environment to source new suppliers, discover the latest innovations and build an invaluable network through face-to-face interactions. Learn more here.

 

ACE of M.I.C.E.

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Global deals. Glitzy festivities. Fascinating sessions. Join us in Istanbul on 20-22 February 2019 for ACE of M.I.C.E. Exhibition by Turkish Airlines. Learn more about ACE of M.I.C.E.

 

Conventa

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Based on a unique, synergistic formula, create your own personal Conventa Experience through all of the senses. Conventa opens your meeting horizons, introducing you to around 15 New European destinations and 140 meeting providers. Schedule one-on-one appointments with the exhibiting companies of your interest.
 Learn more about Conventa..

 

Asia pacific Incentives and Meetings Event

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Asia Pacific Incentives and Meeting Event
February 18-20, 2019
Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre
South Wharf Victoria, Australia

Across three vibrant days, AIME delivers the forum for connecting with a wide range of buyers and exhibitors, brought together with a common spirit of curiosity and desire to do great business together.

SITE Session Details

Monday 18 February 14.15 – 15.45

Knowing Your Customer and Your Customer’s Customer

Designing an incentive program begins with understanding the customer: the context for the business, the commitment of the leadership, the characteristics of the program participants. This Course helps you determine whether an incentive program is a good fit for the business and the customers.

At the conclusion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Develop qualification criteria for the participants
  • Determine how company and country culture affect the design loyalty and engagement programs

Speaker:

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Anette Falkner CIS, HCIMA

Global Account Strategist, Maritz Travel

Anette Falkner is a world class corporate travel executive with 30+ years of experience securing and managing A-list clients at Maritz Travel, A Global Event Company. She has garnered 12 Maritz Masters awards and 2 Chairman’s Awards for her outstanding achievements. She is one of the top producers at her company nurturing influential clients over 3 decades. Anette’s leadership, creativity and innovative approach to incentive travel has enabled her to develop relationships with C-suite executives. Located in the Bay Area she is at the nexus of innovation and thus most of Anette’s clients are from the tech industry.

The programs Anette puts together can be intimate at the most luxurious locations such to large scale complex Events with 25 guests to 10,000. Being curious about the needs of her clients and utilizing emotional intelligence are central tenants to her approach. Another pillar of her leadership is empowering emerging leaders on her team to collaborate and push their boundaries creating one-of-a-kind experiences aligned with her clients and their client’s goals. Anette’s work and appetite for culture has led her to most countries on earth.

Having grown up on three continents and lived in seven countries, she learned the keen skill of adaptation and cultural reverence at an early age. Her career began in the cuisine and hospitality industries. Anette’s love of cuisine inspired her to train as a chef &  though her keen business prowess led her to secure a business degree after moving to the U.S. in 1982. Anette is not your average executive, she is a curious student of leadership, culture, cuisine, and politics. Her success lies in her creative approach to problem solving and playing the role of a bridge builder. She strongly believes in a culture of diversity and inclusion where emotional intelligence is understood to be a key to success. Anette has dedicated her life to this

industry and she is thrilled to share her experience at SITE. She presently holds CIS.

 

ibtm events

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ibtm world: 27-29 November 2018 | Barcelona, Spain

ibtm events are where meetings, events and incentives industry decision makers meet for global business adventures. Tailored to the markets they serve and guaranteeing the attendance of top-level decision makers, the exhibitions provide a time- and business-efficient matching service for buyers and sellers through Hosted Buyer Programmes. In addition, each event has a full program of networking events as well as premier education. Learn more about ibtm events.

 

Questex Travel Group

Caribbean Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchange (CMITE)
August 6-9, 2019
Willemstad, Curacao

An essential event for networking, growing and maximizing your Caribbean incentive travel business. Over two days of focused meetings, CMITE connects fully vetted, high-volume meeting and incentive buyers based in North America with leading Caribbean suppliers to cultivate meaningful industry relationships. Learn more about CMITE