Economic Significance of the Business Events Industry within the Colombian Economy

Definitions: Kind of meeting sponsor

Government organization: Government entity, secretariat, or group of government people organized at the local, state/provincial, or national level.

Professional or trade association: Companies and/or membership organizations formed by a group of individuals who share a common identity, interest or purpose. They represent professional, commercial, or other non-corporate interests, and exist to provide solutions to the needs of their members.

For-profit corporation: A for-profit business that provides goods and/or services to its clients..

Non-governmental, non-profit organization: An organization that exists to provide services to others, and whose members may not benefit financially from their net profits (churches, hospitals, universities, libraries, foundations, charities, service groups, etc.)