Show Directory sponsored byVisit Newport Beach, California. Stand 1142AIBTM 2011 Show Directory www.aibtm.com26 Supporting AssociationsIAEE - International Association of Exhibitions and EventsSteven Hacker, PresidentIAEE Headquarters12700 Park Central Drive, Suite 308Dallas, TX 75251USATelephone: +1 972 458 8002Fax: +1 972 458 8119Website: www.iaee.comOrganized in 1928 as the National Association of Exposition Managers to represent the interests of trade show and exposition managers, the International Association of Exhibitions and Events is today the leading association for the global exhibition industry. Today IAEE represents over 8,500 individuals who conduct and support exhibitions around the world.JMIC - the Joint Meetings Industry Council Leigh Harry, President and Chief Executive, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition CentreJMIC Program ManagementRod Cameron, Criterion CommunicationsEmail: firstname.lastname@example.orgWebsite: http://www.themeetingsindustry.orgJMIC was established in 1978 as a vehicle for creating a forum for the exchange of information and perspectives amongst international associations engaged in various aspects of the Meetings Industry. It has met bi-annually each year and served as a link between its member organizations as well as a means of reviewing industry conditions and strategies.Today, JMIC comprises most major industry associations and is directing its energies primarily toward addressing the need for a higher profile for the industry and a better appreciation of the role it plays in development of the global economy and the advancement of business, professional and academic interests.JMIC has four primary objectives:1. To enhance and coordinate communications and exchange within the industry 2. To generate a broader industry profile, particularly amongst business, government and media audiences 3. To articulate and mobilize industry opinion and documentation on key issues and messages 4. To engage relevant government and NGO bodies in areas of industry concern PCMA - Professional Convention Management Association Deborah Sexton, President & CEO2301 S Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1001, Chicago, IL 60616 USATelephone: +1 312 423 7262Fax: +1 312 423 7222Website: www.pcma.orgPCMA, the Professional Convention Management Association, is the professional resource and premier educator for leaders in the meetings and convention industry. For over 50 years, PCMA has empowered meetings industry professionals with networking opportunities, the industry's best education, research and resources. Both seasoned professionals and emerging industry leaders turn to PCMA for the tools, resources and connections to help take their careers to the next level. PCMA represents the interests of meeting management executives and strives to elevate the level of the entire profession. The PCMA Annual Meeting is widely considered the industry's premier event, and annually draws over 3,000 top industry executives. PCMA has 17 chapters located throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. To learn more, please visit our stand, number 1002 or visit the PCMA website at www.pcma.org.Leigh Harry, PresidentDeborah Sexton, President & CEO
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