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CEIR Releases Final Report in Attendee ROI Playbook Series

February 25, 2019

February 25, 2019 The Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) announced today the release of the seventh and final report in the Attendee ROI Playbook series, entitled, Where Value and Metrics Vary by Event Size. “Organizers may think that the larger an event is, the more likely an attendee is to be satisfied,” said CEIR […]

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CEIR Promotes Nancy Drapeau to Vice President of Research

February 20, 2019

February 21, 2019 The Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) announces the promotion of Senior Research Director Nancy Drapeau, PRC to CEIR Vice President of Research. In addition to conducting trend studies and building research agenda each year in consultation with the CEIR Research Council, Drapeau’s duties have expanded to include a more active role […]

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CEIR Announces 2019 Board of Directors

January 14, 2019

January 15, 2019 Outlines Scope of Research for the Coming Year The Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) announced today that Robert McLean, CPA, CAE, Executive Vice President, Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) will serve as chairperson of the 2019 CEIR Board of Directors. “CEIR provides invaluable research to guide participants in the trade show […]

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CEIR Releases Sixth Report in Attendee ROI Playbook Series

January 8, 2019

January 08, 2019 The Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) announced today the release of the sixth report in the Attendee ROI Playbook series entitled, Gender Differences and Similarities. “This document takes a deep dive look at how gender influences what men and women strive to achieve at B2B exhibitions, how they navigate an event […]

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CEIR Announces 2018 Third Quarter Index Results

December 6, 2018

December 06, 2018 The Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) reports that the recent growth of the exhibition industry continued during the third quarter of 2018. The performance of the industry, as measured by the CEIR Total Index, posted a modest year-over-year gain of 1.0% (see Figure 1), even though it underperformed the macroeconomy (see […]

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CEIR Releases Fifth Report in Attendee ROI Playbook Series

November 14, 2018

November 14, 2018 The Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) announced today the release of the fifth report in the Attendee ROI Playbook series, Generational Differences and Similarities. “This document is more than a fact sheet,” said CEIR Senior Research Director, Nancy Drapeau, PRC. “It summarizes all aspects in this study, pinpointing how the value […]

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Business Events Industry Boosts Global GDP with 1.5 Trillion Dollars and 26 Million Jobs

November 12, 2018

November 12, 2018   Washington, DC – The final results of the first-ever worldwide study on the economic significance of face-to-face business events were issued today by the Events Industry Council (EIC), who commissioned the research. The Global Economic Significance of Business Events was conducted by Oxford Economics under a groundbreaking collaboration between the EIC […]

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CEIR Hosts VIP Experience at Expo! Expo! for One Lucky Raffle Winner

November 7, 2018

November 07, 2018 Mike Karsting to Attend IAEE’s Annual Meeting & Exhibition 2018 in Style The Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) announces that Mike Karsting, World Pet Association Vice President of Exhibitions, is the winner of its Expo! Expo! VIP Experience Raffle held 1 November via Facebook Live. Karsting will enjoy his prizes at […]

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CEIR Announces 2018 Second Quarter Index Results

September 6, 2018

September 06, 2018 The Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) reports that the recent growth of the exhibition industry continued during the second quarter of 2018. The performance of the industry, as measured by the CEIR Total Index, posted a moderate year-over-year gain of 1.6% (see Figure 1), even though it underperformed the macroeconomy (see […]

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CEIR Releases New Industry Insight Series Report

August 28, 2018

August 28, 2018 The Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) announces the release of a new Industry Insight Series report, It’s Not Your Father’s or Mother’s Trade Show Anymore – Engage with Caution. This document offers advice from a seasoned exhibitor training consultant who urges exhibitors to shift engagement approaches to align with the new […]

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