Industry Players’ Predictions Differ

Planners and suppliers have looked to the future—and have seen different visions.

North American and European planners project an overall average budget decrease of 1.1 percent in 2003 and 1 percent average growth in the number of planned meetings. But suppliers forecast a 6 percent average increase in meeting revenue and the number of meetings they will host. The findings were reported this week in FutureWatch 2003, an industry report from Meeting Professionals International (MPI) an

Register to view the full article

Register for and gain access to premium content including the CMI 25 Listing, our monthly digital edition, the MeetingsNet app, live and on-demand webinars, and much more.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.