Kim Benjamin
May 17, 2018

IMEX 2018 highlights role of women in events industry

The show's women-initiated programme sparked conversation about gender representation in the industry.

Laura Winterling, former astronaut instructor and CEO of Space Time Concepts, European Astronaut Centre.

This year’s IMEX, held in Frankfurt from 15-17 May, reignited the debate on women, events and leadership. She Means Business, a newly launched session aimed primarily at women and hosted the day before the show’s official opening, featured women sharing inspiring business stories.

The event was created in partnership with German magazine tw tagungswirtschaft, which last year launched the Pink Hour networking for women session on the showfloor.

Kirsten Wünsch, editor-in-chief...

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