Smarter and Stronger Together

IMEX America hosts the largest trade show and hosted buyer program in the U.S. for the meeting, event and incentive travel industry. Together our strategic partnership delivers cutting-edge education, networking, and business opportunities. We can’t wait to deliver the smartest opportunities to learn, network and excel.



IMEX SmartMonday


Let’s grow smarter and stronger together. Join us at IMEX America 2018!

Smart Monday

Powered by MPI

MPI is IMEX America’s premier education provider, bringing all IMEX America participants Smart Monday, powered by MPI. Smart Monday delivers advanced professional development to all IMEX America buyers and sellers featuring nearly 30 education sessions. 

Certificate Courses

MPI Academy

Attend three certificate courses presented by MPI Academy on October 14 and 15th. Courses will include Healthcare Meeting Compliance Certificate (HMCC), Women In Leadership: Executive Leadership Program and Crisis Communications.

Hosted Buyer

Let MPI Host You

Get all the great Smart Monday education, networking and business done with little cost to you. Attend IMEX as a Hosted Buyer with MPI. Take advantage of 4 nights’ accommodation, a full day of free, clock hour-eligible MPI education on Smart Monday.         

Inspirational Keynotes & Events

Morning Inspiration

In addition to Smart Monday’s full day of education, MPI brings keynote speakers to the Sands Showroom each morning of IMEX America, where buyers and sellers get inspired to kick off their day with new knowledge and insight that can be implemented immediately.


IMEX America 2018

The IMEX America Night

Give back to your industry while having the night of your life! The event industry’s party of the year, Rendezvous at IMEX America at Drai’s Beach Club and Nightclub. Expand your network, connect with peers, and party with the industry’s best and brightest.