Thank you for celebrating Global Meetings Industry Day 2024! 

Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) is an international day of advocacy showcasing the undeniable value that business meetings, trade shows, incentive travel, exhibitions, conferences and conventions bring to people, businesses and communities.

The benefits of meetings range from the tangible to intangible—bolstering local economies and businesses while simultaneously fueling individual growth, long-lasting connections and mutual respect.

This year’s activation saw incredible engagement: 

  • 4,000+ social media posts reaching millions of users worldwide
  • 850+ media mentions
  • Nearly 100 GMID events across the globe

GMID events and engagements unfolded worldwide, spanning nearly 40 countries. Plus, iconic landmarks lit up blue in celebration of this international day of advocacy. 

For additional highlights and industry spotlights from #GMID2024, take a look at our Recap Deck.

Save the date: It's never too early to start preparing for the future! Mark GMID 2025 on your calendar:

  • April 3, 2025

Thank you for celebrating GMID 2024!

GMID 2024


Global Meetings Industry Day Team

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