What's on for association planners

What’s on for association planners

Your role as an association executive or leader in 2024 isn’t an easy one. You need to anticipate and serve current members expectations well, while balancing budgets, policy, partnerships, ethics and the ever-present prospect of changing member needs and demographics.   

There's a surefire way to check your progress and that’s to meet face to face for well-informed and up-to-the-minute peer-to-peer networking and programming.  

IMEX offers just that. As an association partner, buyer or exhibitor, you’re a vital and important part of the global meetings and events market. Our aim is to bring you the targeted, personalized information, research, data and innovation you need to stay one step ahead.  

Why wait? Let’s go. 

Discover networking and education specially designed for association planners


Our program is tailored to meet the needs of association professionals.

Experience a day of specialist education at Association Focus, build new contacts at Association Social, and meet with global suppliers for your future events.

Monday 13 May: Association Focus

Whether you’re an association leader or an association events professional looking for a way to navigate the unprecedented challenges facing associations in our uncertain world today, this is the activity for you. Unity, collaboration and engagement are more important than ever for associations. 

Led by expert global speakers, our collaborative program offers insight, inspiration and resolutions.

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Program available in early 2024.


Monday 13 May: Association Social

After Association Focus, join us for an informal networking event of drinks and canapés at Marriott Frankfurt. This is a great way to catch up with your peers, make valuable new contacts and celebrate the start of IMEX.

If you’re registered as an association executive for Association Focus, you’re automatically on our guest list for Association Social. 

Exhibitors who are members of AIPC, ASAE: The Center for Association Leadership, DI, ESAE, IACC, IAEE, IAPCO, ICCA or PCMA are also invited to join the celebration.

Registration is essential and will open in March 2024.

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Laura Lewis
Laura Lewis
Senior Knowledge and Events Manager
Donna Fung
Donna Fung
Knowledge and Events Logistics Manager
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