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Calendars of Industry Events

Numerous listings of industry meetings, conventions, and trade shows are available on the Internet for your reference. The following organizations maintain comprehensive calendars of industry events:

Association of Indiana (USA) CVBs

This state CVB association's web page provides information on their calendar of industry events.

Convene Magazine (PCMA) Calendar of Industry Events

PCMA's Convene magazine maintains a month by month calendar of industry events.

Convention Industry Council (CIC)

CIC is composed of national and international organizations involved in the meetings, conventions, expositions and tourism industries. CIC maintains a calendar, forecasting fours years out, reflecting the meetings of over 20 organizations.

Destination Marketing Association International

This calendar provides the dates and locations for our meetings and events, including the Annual Convention, Destination Marketing & Management Institute, Destinations Showcase, Sales Academy and CDME courses.

Florida (USA) Association of CVBs

This state CVB association's web page provides information on their calendar of events.

Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International

This events calendar is maintained by HSMAI and provides an excellent source of sales and marketing related meetings.

IMEX Industry Events Diary

IMEX is the Worldwide Exhibition for Incentive Travel, Meetings and Events, incorporating Meetings Made in Germany. They maintain this global industry events diary. Destination Marketing Association International endorses IMEX, held in Frankfurt, Germany, every April or May, as the association’s official international tradeshow.

Incentive Travel & Meetings Association (ITMA)

ITMA is the UK-based trade association for organisations that provide business solutions through the use of events, including meetings, product launches and travel incentives.

International Ecotourism Society

This link provides a list of ecotourism and environmentally related meetings and events.

Michigan (USA) Association of CVBs

This state CVB association's web page provides information on their calendar of events.

Minnesota (USA) Association of CVBs

This state association of CVB's web site includes a calendar of industry events.

Missouri (USA) Association of CVBs

The state CVB association's web site provides information on their calendar of industry events.

National Tour Association (NTA)

This web site provides information on meetings and events of importance to the group tour market, along with other industry events.

Ohio (USA) Association of CVBs

This state association of CVB's web site lists their calendar of industry events.

Pennsylvania (USA) Association of CVBs

This state CVB association's web page provides information on their calendar of events.

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA)

The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) is a nonprofit international association of professionals in the meetings industry whose mission is to deliver breakthrough education and promote the value of professional convention management. Their calendar lists PCMA, PCMA Chapter and Industry Events.

Society of Incentive & Travel Executives (SITE)

SITE is the only international, not-for-profit, professional association devoted to the pursuit of excellence in incentives. SITE provides educational seminars and information services to those who design, develop, promote, sell, administer, and operate motivational programs as an incentive to increase productivity in business.

Texas (USA) Association of CVBs

This state CVB association's web page provides information on their calendar of events.

Tradeshow Week Online

This calendar, maintained by the Tradeshow Week Publishing Group, provides dates for upcoming exposition industry events.

U.S. Travel Association (formerly TIA)

U.S. Travel represents and speaks for the common interests and concerns of all components of the travel industry. This calendar includes a master list of numerous meetings, conventions, and trade shows. It also includes contact information for the events.

USAE News - Meetings Industry Calendar

The industry publication publishes an annual calendar of industry events.

Western (USA) Association of CVBs

This regional CVB association's web page provides information on their calendar of industry events.

Wisconsin (USA) Association of CVBs

This state CVB association's web page provides information on their calendar of industry events.

World Tourism Organization (WTO)

WTO has members from over 130 countries and territories and serves as both a global forum for tourism policy issues and as a practical source of tourism know-how. The WTO calendar of events encompasses a wide-range of international meetings and conferences. It also includes contact information for events.