by Lisa A. Grimaldi | July 10, 2013
The MPI Foundation's U.K. Economic Impact Study reveals that 1.3 million events were held in the four countries -- England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales --  in 2011, and had an economic impact of $87 billion. The report also shows that the meetings industry generates more than 1 million full-time jobs. Details on the methodology, research and other findings are at