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BCD M&E launches 2023 Global Trends Report

CHICAGO – October 13, 2022 – BCD Meetings & Events (BCD M&E), global experts in corporate meetings and events, shine a light on the industry’s biggest challenges and opportunities in a new, post-pandemic world.

“We have quickly turned a corner and leave behind a long trail of restrictions and uncertainty caused by the pandemic—finding ourselves in a time of extreme change,” said Scott Graf, BCD M&E’s Global President. “Covid has revolutionized the way we meet and the way we collaborate both internally and externally.  It has shown us that experiencing human-to-human connections is not only essential for business, but for us all, as individuals. Our report offers valuable insights that will help readers to navigate this exciting landscape.”

Sponsored by Hilton, the report uncovers three emerging industry trends and highlights five popular event destinations for 2023. Featuring insightful learnings from across the regions and expert advice on how to plan successful meetings and events whilst tackling global inflation, What’s Trending is a powerful tool for businesses looking to future-proof their upcoming programs.

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About BCD Meetings & Events

BCD Meetings & Events are experts at creating experiences that connect organizations with the people that matter most. With 2,000+ passionate people servicing clients in 60+ countries around the world, we offer services across event design, brand experience, meetings management, production and content, venue search and sports travel and hospitality. For more information, visit BCD Meetings & Events is a division of BCD Travel Group.

About BCD Travel

BCD Travel helps companies make the most of what they spend on travel. We give travelers innovative tools that keep them safe and productive and help them make good choices on the road. We partner with travel and procurement leaders to simplify the complexities of business travel, drive savings and satisfaction, and move whole companies toward their goals. In short, we help our clients travel smart and achieve more. We make this happen in 106 countries with a global client retention rate of 97%, the highest in the industry. For more information, visit