Welcome to the Meetings Industry Association Website


mia Connect Day - Sheffield: 28 March 2023

ED&I: Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

The leading association supporting and growing the meetings, conference and events industry in the UK.

Driving best practice and championing excellence in the sector.

Workplace Wellbeing - Stress Matters

AIM Secure: Demonstrate your commitment to Service, Safety, Health and Responsibility





The mia

The Meetings Industry Association (mia) is the principal association supporting and growing the business meetings and events industry in the UK, and the keeper of AIM, the UK’s only recognised quality standard for the meetings industry. We support our members with research and training and, through a multitude of networking opportunities, we help them to grow and strengthen their business.



By becoming a member, not only do you contribute and engage with your industry. But you can also enjoy our range of member benefits that can help you improve your business. Join us and start your path to success.

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Utilise essential business tools and research to help you make bolder decisions and move your business forward. Discover great commercial insights with our critical updates, guides, blogs, data and news.

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With over 25 training and networking events a year on key industry topics to help you realise your potential and make you more engaged and better connected.

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Connect Sheff

mia Connect Day - Sheffield

28 March 2023

DoubleTree by Hilton, Sheffield


The Meetings Show

28-29 June 2023

TMS 2023


Apply now for our new enhanced accreditation AIM Secure 


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TS Final Grid

Business Intelligence

Discover the benefits of miaTouchstone


Contract Guidance

Download the latest guidelines for contracts


Green Meetings

The new standard for sustainable business meetings and events



Official Partner

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venuedirectory.com is the industry leader providing the largest data centre of venue information to the UK MICE industry, with over 378,845 venues in 310 cities over 170 countries offering the perfect venue-finding solution for event planners. 

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The Meetings Show, the UK’s leading platform for the world’s meetings and events community, will take place on 28 and 29 June 2023 at ExCeL London.

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