Updated links and reviews to suppliers and producers
in the convention, conference and tradeshow industry
- MC-2 Online
Leading US based event management, planning, production and communication company with international services and a snazzy style that provides exhibits, meetings, events and interactive media production services. This site is worth a look around.
- Smith, Bucklin and Associates
Helpful site showcases world's largest association management and professional services firm. Offers practical and comphrensive information, and is another site to
Kellen corporate provides meetings, exhibits and communications management and planning services to associations and companies. Site showcases HQ services for conferences,expositions and tradeshows worldwide.
Helpful site that offers a comprehensive meeting planning, tracking, reference, and administrative tool. Well done descrptions of services and resource links.
The International Institute of Convention Management offers a site about travel, conference and destination management activities for its members.
Leading tradeshow organization for exhibit designers, producers and convention marketing professionals. The online magazine and educational program are an effective publication and information source for industry professionals.
- Excel Decorators
Veteran convention services contractor is on the right track with services and a virtual tradeshow cyber-centre.
- Trade Show Central
Trade event promoter's site offers comprehensive world-wide conference listings and has useful features for potential conference attendees and exhibitors looking for shows.
- The Meeting and Event Planning Center
Site contains information on hotels,conference facilities and related services and has a bid center where meeting planners can request event services and information via email.
- Event Planner
Online information on conference vendors in visitor and convention bureaus of the United States. Updated and useful resources for both planners and suppliers.
ExpoWorld.net is another must see site for conference planners and suppliers. Run....don't walk to this site and sign up for the free newsletter. Nice site for finding convention and tradeshow information worldwide.
- Miller Freeman
Miller Freeman is a leader in the trade publishing and exhibitions business. A division of United News & Media, an international media and information group. Based in the UK, it is well
designed and features an optional Viscape plugin to view the enhanced 3D site.
- Meeting Professionals International
Site has up-to-date interactive conference resources for its 17,000 international members. This is the industry leader and reflects a first class must see site.
- Fusion Productions
First class site. Savvy technology and leading alliances for association and corporation management of meetings, communications, and technology programs.
- American Society of Association Executives
ASAE members are the world's leading associations and nonprofit organizations based in the US. Associates are companies providing products and services to the industry. Contains well
organized and helpful industry information.
- Meetings Industry Mall
Leading industry site with expanded and helpful updates of professional connections for planners and suppliers. Well designed, it offers articles and highlights for MPI, ASAE, and PCMA
member events. A site to watch.
The Professional Convention Management Association is a leader in providing educational programs for meeting professionals. Check out the easy-to-use national resource for donations of leftover
food and products from conventions, called NFTN. This is a nice reflection of PCMA's goals and membership, and is a site to watch.
- Successful Meetings
The online version of a conference professionals magazine. Industry leader Bill Publications' focus is on education and an inside calendar of events.
- Virtual Community of Associations
VCA is a directory of trade and professional associations in the US. Currently, it is developing online services and resources for the association industry.
EverythingShowbiz.com is an easy-to-use free search engine in the entertainment industry. The site is designed for producers and suppliers, and offers free classifieds and discussion forums. It is a site to watch from Stage One Production in Florida.
Very effective site for planners to use in getting hotels, and for convention suppliers using the online BookIt! e-commerce service. This site offers an event planning search engine that is comphrensive and especially useful for researching incentive and business meetings. This a site to watch.
The Connected International Meeting Professionals Association is a newly formed internet community of meeting and incentive planners and suppliers. The site offers resources and shares tools, information and ideas. This is an up and coming site to watch with job leads, book buying services, a certification process and more.
- PlanSoft Networks
PlanSoft has a highly focused site that offers software, information and communications products and solutions. Comphrensive overview of software packages and products for meeting professionals, facilities and suppliers.
The Convention Bureau and National Tourist Office offers a very helpful web site on information for planning corporate meetings, conferences, conventions and tradeshows in any locality
worldwide. Includes an online request for proposal (RFP) that will be reviewed by an official ConventionBureaus.com representative within 24 hours.
- George Little Management,Inc.
Impressive exposition managment web site. GLM produces quality trade shows for the gift and other industries, and includes event shows and conference
- Reed Exhibition Companies
Reed Elsevier plc is a leading international organiser of trade and public shows. This is a well done site with useful descriptions of publishing, business development and event management services from a leading London-based company.
This nicely designed site offers the closest thing to a visit before leaving home. From Visual Data Travel Group, this site provides hotel and travel tools that can be easily used by event planners as well as anyone planning a family vacation.
- Event Web
A lot going on from travel to hotels to speakers. Run, don't walk, to this site and sign up for the weekly reviews. A leading edge and must-read news list for the meetings industry.
- Presenting Solutions
Updated site with useful information on the latest conference and event presentation systems. AV resources and industry
- Adams Business Media
Upbeat industry leader offers marketing communications bridge between companies, their industry associations and business partners. A site to watch.
- World Congress,LLC
Helpful information on this international business conference and exposition producer. Corporate sponsorship of events for business information and development.
- Corporate Meetings and Incentives
An online version of the industry magazine. This is a focused site for several industries and includes updated articles plus a calendar of national and international events.