Welcome to the Center for Exhibition Industry Research

Since 1978, CEIR has been highlighting the importance of exhibitions in today's business environment. CEIR produces primary research studies that prove the effectiveness and efficiency of exhibitions as a marketing medium.

If you are associated, in any way, with the exhibition industry, CEIR can help!

"It’s important to the growth and marketing of our industry to have one organization committed to research and quantifying the value of exhibitions and other live events. CEIR’s research is respected and has become the authority on trends and emerging customer needs, providing the data we need to effectively market our industry." 

 Steve Moster, President and CEO of Viad & President of GES

Exhibitions Day Bubble

Storm the Hill! Be a part of this special, industry-wide advocacy movement and help foster a stronger relationship with, and build awareness among federal legislators and other government influencers. Register today! It’s free to attend!

CEIR Predict

16-17 September 2015
Chicago, IL

CEIR Thanks the 2015 Title Sponsor:

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Tournament information:

31 August 2015 - Chicago - Hinsdale Golf Club, Clarendon Hills, IL

14 September 2015 - Washington DC area - International Country Club, Fairfax, VA

12 October 2015 - CEIR Golf Classic at IMEX America - Rio Secco Golf Club, Henderson, NV


For more information contact kcastanuela@ceir.org


Why You Should Participate:

• Support received from CEIR golf tournaments provides funding for important industry research.
• Networking opportunities – entertain current and prospective clients and spend valuable face-to-face time with industry peers.