IIR has been part of the Informa Group since 2005 and comprises a number of business units around the world providing market-leading conferences, exhibitions, seminars, training, specialised business information and networking opportunities.
Most of IIR’s events are based on in-house exhaustive market research which produces in-depth insight and intelligence that reveals emerging trends, critical interest areas and opportunities to provide productive content unique to these events.
Many of IIR’s events feature world-class speakers – heads of state, global CEOs, entrepreneurs, best-selling authors, trendsetters. The most influential and sought-after experts ensure the audiences receive the most authoritative information and the latest best practices.
In America, Front End of Innovation has grown to be the number 1 event for provoking change, exchanging best practices and defining next practices. GAIN USA has also gained a reputation for identifying the rising stars of the Alternative Investment sector and brings together investors with discrection over $315bn and over $8tn under advisement.
The IIR office in Beijing runs the Palm Expo which is the largest pro-audio and sound event in the region with over 2700 exhibitors across 85,000sqm floor space.
In the Middle East, flagship events such as Cityscape, Middle East Electricity and Arab Health, which is the 2nd largest healthcare event in the world, have become well-established and part of a 40 strong portfolio of large scale events in the region.
IIR in Australia have the South East Asia Australia Offshore Conference (SEAAOC) which is part of a series of events in the mining, resources & energy sectors and attracts a large and loyal following.
Europe is home to hundreds of IIR conferences, workshops and training courses each year. These cover many topics including general management, finance, banking and energy.