- Volume 11 Issue 4
MICE (Meetings, Incentive travels, Conventions, and Exhibitions) segment is one of the fastest growing segments of the tourism industry today. Especially, the government promotes the convention business as a strategic industry given its growing importance as a high value-added export. The push-pull factor conceptual frameworks were used to identify motives that lead firms to attend conventions. Furthermore, the authors assess firms' service quality, preference, reliability, and positional advantage of Korea Electronics Show(KES). Using data from a number of Korean trading firms, the authors find considerable results and conclude by discussing recommendation for the convention industry.