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March 4, 2016

Americas: Green Meeting Industry Council Relaunches as Part of CIC

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Having kept a low profile for a bit, the Green Meeting Industry Council is striding back to life with new resources behind it and a new ability to spread its message and its impact across the meetings and events industry.

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In a member webinar February 25, Roger Simons, CMP, president of GMIC and regional sustainability director for MCI Group, and Jeff Chase, president-elect of GMIC and vice president, sustainability, for The Freeman Co., explained that GMIC is ceasing operation as a standalone association, and will now be an internal council of the Convention Industry Council—“the United Nations of our industry,” as Simons put it. The CIC is an umbrella organization for 33 meeting, event, exhibition, and trade show organizations.

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