SITE 2020 - a vision to grow our global community and strengthen the incentive travel industry worldwide”
CEO, Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE)
"SITE is all about the business case for incentives, the ROI of motivational travel. I look forward to working with our boards and chapter leaders to grow our membership, increase our global footprint and continue to build a stronger voice for the incentive travel industry worldwide."
- Didier Scaillet
CEO, Site and the Site Foundation
A MICE industry veteran, Scaillet assumed the role of CEO for SITE and the SITE Foundation on 1 February. He brings to SITE extended global experience and a deep understanding of association management.
Scaillet started his career working for one of the first association management companies in Europe, quickly becoming a business partner. For 18 years he held various roles with Meeting Professionals International (MPI) as director of European operations, vice-president of global development and chief development officer for MPI and the MPI Foundation. Most recently, Scaillet was vice-president business development for Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), responsible for the global re-design and integration of the organization’s executive partnership program and expansion of revenue in new categories and markets.
Scaillet has engaged and served on various industry forums and organizations: Joint Meetings Industry Council, Events Industry Council, Canadian Tourism Commission and United Nations World Tourism Organization. He was also instrumental in the development of the Meetings & Business Events Competency Standards, which was the backbone for the development of SITE’s competency-based education model for incentive professionals.