Join SITE at IMEX America
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Gather with SITE members – and 13,500+ industry professionals total – at IMEX America, the country’s biggest trade show for the incentive travel, meetings and events industry. It’s “the heartbeat of the global business events community" and a FREE opportunity to connect with key players, learn and generate innovative ideas and drive business.
While you're there, plan to experience a number of SITE activities, which begin before the trade show even kicks off! Check out what’s going on below:
IMEX America Trade Show: September 10-12
Smart Monday (Pre-Show Education & Networking): September 9
Location: Sands Expo
IMEX America is the efficient, one-stop shop for planners looking to book and organize worldwide incentive travel programs, meetings and events. Last year, 3,500 exhibitors from 150 countries conducted business with nearly 6,400 attendees – almost 3,400 hosted buyers among them – during three high-energy days. Benefit from plenty of chances to network on the show floor and at events throughout the city. You'll also experience more than 180+ expert-led educational sessions. Register for IMEX America.
Visit SITE in Booth B228!
Stop by and say “hi!” Among our SITE booth activities will be a video recording station where we’ll make YOU the star! We want to hear your story about SITE Degrees of Separation. Here’s the plot: We’re all connected by six degrees of separation. But with over 2,500 members located in 90 countries, SITE Degrees of Separation bring us closer still and make it easy to create new connections. Tell us how SITE has connected you within the incentive industry.
SITE Young Leaders Conference
Sunday, September 8–Monday, September 9
Location: Park MGM Las Vegas
Taking place prior to the IMEX America trade show, this annual conference is designed for emerging industry professionals aged 35 or younger, or who have less than 5 years of experience. Meet other next-generation incentive travel industry leaders from around the world, and enjoy a great way to kick-start your journey. Learn, energize and focus on career goals. Plus, take advantage of this special offer: Register for the SITE Young Leaders Conference, and you score your SITE NITE North America tickets for only $50 – a $90 savings! To get details and register now, click here.
Member Get a Member – Receive $100 Off Your Memberships
Monday, September 9–Friday, September 13
Available only during the week of IMEX America, we’re offering you a $100 incentive if you get a new member to join SITE. The new member receives a 16-month membership (September 2019-December 2020) and $100 dollars off their own membership. Express your interest in the program, and we’ll give you some Red Hot Tickets for distribution to potential new SITE members. See the details.
Take the CITP Exam
Monday, September 9 – 1:00-3:00 PM
Tuesday, September 10 – 7:00-9:00 AM
Plan to take the Certified Incentive Travel Professional (CITP) exam during your time at IMEX America, so that you can earn this distinctive designation for mid-management incentive travel practitioners. Incentive houses and agencies have been taking notice and see it as a tangible endorsement of your skill, knowledge and competency in incentive travel. Having the CITP designation is your pass to career advancement and stronger business relationships, so why not join the CITP Class of 2019?
Apply now to take the CITP exam.
Still have questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
2019 Incentive Travel Industry Index Results Presentation by SITE, IRF and FICP
Monday, September 9
Location: Marco Polo 801-803, Sands Expo
In 2018, three associations – all with a focus on incentive travel – came together to create the first pan-industry survey of the sector in the world. This year, the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE), Incentive Research Foundation (IRF) and Financial & Insurance Conference Professionals (FICP) partnered with market leader Oxford Economics to conduct the most comprehensive research ever into the incentive travel industry and its future evolution. Join us for a joint presentation of #IncentiveIndex19 – we’ll provide new findings from our latest survey, the consolidated insights into the current state of incentive travel and where it is headed.
SITE NITE North America
The evening before the IMEX America trade show kicks off, mix and mingle with us at a Las Vegas-worthy celebration. Together at the brand-new KAOS Nightclub in Palms Casino Resort, you’ll connect with the world wide web of incentive travel professionals, and discover what SITE Degrees of Separation really means. All proceeds go to SITE Foundation, so remember to purchase some raffle tickets too, for a chance at winning awesome prizes. Come be amongst the 1,200+ incentive travel professionals to score a ticket before they sell out. Buy your tickets.
SITE Australia Reception
Tuesday, September 10
Location: Australia Booth B4031
Come celebrate the exciting launch of the SITE Australia Chapter, right on the show floor, in the Australia booth!
Social Media Clinics
Tuesday, September 10–Thursday, September 12
Location: SITE Booth B228
Get social with SITE! Do you have Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn queries? Our Director of Digital & Social, Aoife McCrum, will be at #IMEX19 and can help you out. Email Aoife to book your complimentary clinic at our booth.
SITE Reception Sponsored by AIC
Wednesday, September 11
Location: AIC Booth E3354