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Nominations open for Meeting Industry Association’s miaList 2017

Written on February 21, 2017 at 12:06 pm, by

Nominations for the Meetings Industry Association’s (mia) prestigious and much anticipated miaList 2017 are now open. Su pported by The Meetings Show, the miaList recognises individuals who inspire those around them, go above and beyond the call of duty and play an instrumental role in making the organisation they work for so successful. Calling out…

Hotel Inspector hosts mia’s AIM Pavilion drinks reception at Confex 

Written on January 27, 2017 at 4:50 pm, by

Hotel Inspector Alex Polizzi will be hosting a drinks reception in the Meetings Industry Association’s AIM Pavilion at leading industry show International Confex. The highly respected hotel consultant and TV personality will be on the mia’s AIM stand on 1 March following her keynote speech in which she is expected to deliver an inspirational talk…

Meetings Industry Association appoints new sales director

Written on January 11, 2017 at 2:06 pm, by

The Meetings Industry Association, one of the fastest growing trade association’s in the conference, meetings and events sector, has appointed Mia Butler as sales director. The key appointment will see Mia, who joins from events group and venue finding agency Sundial, report directly to Meeting Industry Association chief executive Jane Longhurst. In the crucial new…

mia Conference encourages industry ‘Don’t stop – rethink’

Written on January 4, 2017 at 9:58 am, by

The Meetings Industry Association (mia) will be urging the sector to get creative and push ahead with new and innovative plans at its forthcoming conference. Entitled ‘Don’t stop – rethink’, the full day event on 20 March at Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury will encourage the meetings, conference and events industry to take the lead and…

Last chance to benefit from free mia industry intelligence tool

Written on December 7, 2016 at 9:00 am, by

There’s only two days left to take advantage of the Meetings Industry Association’s (mia) offer for non-members to receive insightful industry data from its powerful intelligence tool – miaTouchstone – for 12 months free of charge. In a bid to support the sector post-Brexit and to ride the further economic fluctuations caused by Donald Trump’s…

mia offers free industry intelligence tool to support sector

Written on November 17, 2016 at 11:42 am, by

The Meetings Industry Association (mia) is offering non-members the chance to receive insightful industry data from its powerful intelligence tool – miaTouchstone – for 12 months free of charge, in a bid to support the sector post-Brexit and to ride the further economic fluctuations caused by Donald Trump’s victory in the US elections. In an…

James Heappey joins Meetings Industry Association EU Roundtable

Written on October 5, 2016 at 3:37 pm, by

The Meetings Industry Association (mia) – one of the fastest growing associations in the conference, meetings and events sector – is to host a closed roundtable debate which will be attended by James Heappey MP as part of its campaign to champion a better way for business. Following his appearance at the mia’s highly successful…

mia to offer post-Brexit insight at Independent Hotel Show  

Written on October 4, 2016 at 10:55 am, by

The Meetings Industry Association (mia) – one of the fastest growing associations in the conference, meetings and events sector – will be offering its first post-Brexit insight to hoteliers attending this year’s Independent Hotel Show. During the two-day trade show, which takes place at Olympia on Tuesday 18 and Wednesday 19 October, the mia will…

Latest mia events provide contract and employee relations advice

Written on September 27, 2016 at 9:51 am, by

Event professionals dealing with conference bookings and contracts, or struggling with managing challenging employees, could benefit from the Meetings Industry Association’s (mia) latest expert-led workshops. On Friday 14 October, the mia, which is one of the fastest growing associations in the conference, meetings and events sector, will be hosting a Venue Contracts Workshop at Central…

Winners of miaList industry excellence awards announced

Written on September 20, 2016 at 8:58 am, by

The Meetings Industry Association (mia) has announced the winners of its prestigious 2016 miaList awards at a dedicated lunch at Park Plaza Victoria, London. The mia received a huge number of nominations for the awards, which since 2011 have been celebrating those outstanding and passionate individuals from the meetings, hospitality and events industry who go…

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