Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

March 2013

Convene's 22nd Annual Meetings Market Survey

By Michelle Russell, Editor in Chief

of their meetings included a golf event, similar to last year's survey responses.

Spa Access

Nearly a third of respondents (31 percent, the same as last year) said it is important for their attendees to have access to a spa facility during their meeting.

Cuts and Cancellations

The trend to cut back on meetings seems to have abated for now. Eighty-six percent of respondents did not reduce the number of days of any multiday meeting in 2012, and 90 percent had no plans to cut back on the length of their 2013 events. Only 15 percent canceled one or more meetings in 2012, and only 8 percent had canceled any meetings planned for 2013.

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