Annual Member Survey 2022 results published
As 2022 was the first full year of event delivery post-pandemic in many countries, IAPCO members have reported an extremely productive year for. Our annual reporting figures, based on data collected from all IAPCO members around the globe show an increase in economic impact from pre-pandemic results of €12.8 billion in 2019 to €13.47 billion in 2022. Similarly, industry sponsorship and exhibition support for business and scientific events increase from €300 million in 2021 to €442 million in 2022. Although talent numbers are still below ideal levels for the global demand, IAPCO members employed an additional 1,839 new hires through 2022. These results are just a snapshot of the performance we have experienced through 2022. When assessed, together with all other indicators, the impact that IAPCO members continue to bring to both our industry and cities within which their events are delivered is extremely positive and attractive and proof of the value of business events around the globe.