The Americas Chicago 2019

Chicago, USA

North & South American planners meet global suppliers

Once again we're bringing you closer to North and South America's most influential meeting and incentive buyers. Over 3 days, meet 200 elite buyers with big budgets during 1-2-1 pre-scheduled meetings, networking activities and evening dinners.

200

Buyers

40

Meetings per supplier table

3

Days of meetings

180

suppliers

7,200

total number of meetings

22

Avg. RFPS placed at last year's event

Chicago

Steely skyscrapers, 26 miles of uninterrupted lakefront, culinary delights and rocking festivals - the Windy City will blow you away with its understated culture. From downtown convention hotels, best-in-class corporate apartments and trendy boutique hotels, Chicago has a diverse selection of venues perfect for any event. Chicago's hotel options are experiencing an exciting boom, with new properties opening more than 3,100 additional rooms in 2017, and beyond that feature multi-level restaurants, chic event spaces and impressive amenities.


Our Host Venues

The Forum will be hosted at three different hotels, giving you an insight into some of the city's premier event venues.

The Loews Chicago Hotel

Experience Chicago from the heart of the city. The Loews Chicago Hotel, situated steps from Navy Pier and the Magnificent Mile, offers guests spectacular city skyline and lake views not to mention 31,000 sq ft. of modern indoor and outdoor meeting space.

The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago

The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago is home to 752 rooms and suites, a prime steak restaurant, fitness studio, and 34 event and meeting spaces ranging in size from 305 to 7,749 square feet - including the Michigan Ballroom.

InterContinental Chicago

InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile is just one block north of the Chicago River and within easy reach of high-end restaurants, shops and the city's best attractions. With flexible meeting spaces, including the 4,100 sq ft. Avenue Ballroom, the InterContinental is ideal for events of all sizes.

$2.4 million

Average annual budget per buyer

Event details

Once again we're bringing you closer to North America's most influential meeting and incentive buyers. Over 3 days, meet with 200 of the industry's leading players night and day during 1-2-1 pre-scheduled meetings, networking activities and evening dinners.

Event Itinerary

Sunday 25th August 2019
Open
 
18:30
Optional site visits
19:00 - 22:00
Opening night
Monday 26th August 2019
Open
 
08:15 - 08:30
Registration and briefing
08:30 - 10:50
Prescheduled meetings
10:50 - 11:10
Refreshments
11:10 - 13:00
Prescheduled meetings
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch
14:45 - 17:30
Networking activities
19:00 - 23:00
Networking dinner
Tuesday 27th August 2019
Open
 
08:15 - 08:30
Briefing
08:30 - 10:55
Prescheduled meetings
10:35 - 10:55
Refreshments
10:55 - 12:30
Prescheduled meetings
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch
13:30 - 17:30
Leisure time to discover the destination
19:00 - 00:00
Awards dinner and closing party
Wednesday 28th August 2019
Open
 
09:00 - 10:40
Prescheduled meetings
10:40 - 11:00
Tea / coffee Break
11:00 - 13:00
Prescheduled meetings
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch
14:35+
Departures

"I cannot stop telling my industry partners about M&I Forums. There hasn't been a single moment when I've asked the question 'will I really get any business from this?' because I know with absolute certainty that I will!"

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When

25-28 August 2019

Where

Chicago, USA

How much

£6,900 / $8,900

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