by Lisa A. Grimaldi | July 09, 2014
The Meetings Show UK, a three-day hosted-buyer trade show held in London, kicked off yesterday with 731 hosted buyers, an increase of 62 percent from the 2013 inaugural version of the show. Floor space at Olympia West, the convention venue where the trade show is being held, increased by 20 percent, according to show organizer Centaur Exhibitions; the show also attracted 460 exhibitors. An association education component, the Association Meetings Conference, was held Monday at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Center.