Conferences

Sydney presents impressive bid for the International Chamber of Commerce’s World Chambers Federation Congress, 2017

The Chamber of Commerce’s World Chambers Federation Congress in 2017 could join the impressive list of business events destined to take place in the new International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) after Team Sydney formally presented its bid in Tokyo at the weekend.

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Events and Meetings

Luxury Sellers Need to Get Smarter to Impress New Types of Traveller

Luxury Sellers Need to Get Smarter to Impress New Types of Traveller

A high-profile panel of luxury travel specialists at World Travel Market 2014 will share new research on affluent travellers and debate how not only luxury product, but also the theory and practice of selling that product to new customers is changing. In a session called “Evolution of selling luxury: what do affluent travellers want and […]

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Recent Articles

Royal College of Physicians offers exhibition tours as value-add for delegates

Royal College of Physicians offers exhibition tours as value-add for delegates

| October 24, 2014

The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) today announces that it will be opening its ‘Anatomy of a building’ exhibition as an option for event organisers to include in their event itinerary.

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TUI AG receives equal opportunities award

| October 24, 2014

Today, the Total E-Quality Deutschland initiative will present the Total E-Quality Award to TUI AG for the period from 2014 to 2016. TUI AG had already been among the award winners in 2011.

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MCB welcomes news of Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre’s expansion

| October 24, 2014

Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) welcomes today’s announcement by Victorian State Government of Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre’s (MCEC) proposed expansion.

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Denmark joins the growing Baltic family of exhibitors at CONVENE 2015

| October 23, 2014

Exhibitors from Denmark will be making their debut in CONVENE 2015 with Visit Denmark, Wonderful Copenhagen, Park Inn by Radisson Copenhagen Airport and DMC Nordic already confirmed into the show completing a Baltic Sea circle of exhibitors represented at the event. Danish exhibitors will join a growing representation from Sweden, Finland, Poland, Russia, Latvia, Estonia […]

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Leading International Associations to Attend EIBTM14

Leading International Associations to Attend EIBTM14

| October 23, 2014

A new initiative launched for the Association Sector by EIBTM has garnered support from the industry across the world and attracted a global representation of Buyers who are now registered to attend EIBTM 2014. My Association | My Club was announced in the summer to give a more flexible option to an Association Planner’s business […]

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World Ski Awards signs iSKI as latest partner ahead of 2014 Gala Ceremony

World Ski Awards signs iSKI as latest partner ahead of 2014 Gala Ceremony

| October 23, 2014

World Ski Awards has confirmed the signing of iSKI as its latest partner as final preparations are put in place ahead of the annual Gala Ceremony. The event, the only global initiative to recognise, reward and celebrate excellence in ski hospitality, returns for a second year to welcome leading international figureheads and decision makers to A-ROSA […]

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Aeroflot Extends Collective Agreement With Employees

| October 23, 2014

MOSCOW, October 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — JSC Aeroflot management and airline employee trade unions have successfully concluded negotiations that extend the collective bargaining agreement currently in place for the period 2014 through 2017. The collective agreement calls for a wide range of benefits for employees, irrespective of union membership.

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Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai Hosts Global Blockbuster Movie Premiere of Happy New Year

Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai Hosts Global Blockbuster Movie Premiere of Happy New Year

| October 23, 2014

Star-studded, Red Carpet Event was Dubai’s Most Sought after Invite The international premiere of Director Farah Khan’s film, ‘Happy New Year.’ was held at Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai, last night, with the all-star cast including Deepika Padukone, Shah Rukh Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Boman Irani, Vivaan Shah, Sonu Sood and Jackie Shroff.

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More Than 200 New Exhibitors Reveal WTM’s Vibrant Variety

More Than 200 New Exhibitors Reveal WTM’s Vibrant Variety

| October 23, 2014

Tourist boards, luxury operators, emerging destinations and technology specialists from a wide range of sectors and countries are among the 213 new exhibitors confirmed for World Travel Market 2014, the leading global event for the industry.

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Autograph Collection Welcomes Atlantis, Paradise Island, Now Bookable on Marriott.com and Accessible to Marriott Rewards Members

Autograph Collection Welcomes Atlantis, Paradise Island, Now Bookable on Marriott.com and Accessible to Marriott Rewards Members

| October 22, 2014

Atlantis Paradise IslandBethesda, Md., October 21, 2014 – Atlantis, Paradise Island, the newest Autograph Collection Hotel, Marriott International’s portfolio of distinctive independent hotels, is officially available to book through Marriott.com.

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TUI Hotels & Resorts certifies 44 hotels as EcoResorts

TUI Hotels & Resorts certifies 44 hotels as EcoResorts

| October 22, 2014

TUI Hotels & Resorts has awarded the EcoResort quality label to 44 hotels and clubs for the forthcoming year.

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UNWTO activities at World Travel Market 2014

| October 22, 2014

Ministers’ Summit: “Tourism and Mega-Events: building a lasting legacy” (4 November)

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ICCA acknowledges Wonderful Copenhagen CVB as one of the best in the world

| October 22, 2014

For the 2nd consecutive year, Wonderful Copenhagen CVB is a finalist for ICCA Best PR Award.

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ACTE Announces Industry First Membership Benefit

| October 21, 2014

ACTE Offers Corporate Travel Buyer Members Unprecedented Zero-registration Fees to All 2015 Events

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Top Reasons for Corporate Buyers to Attend EIBTM 2014

Top Reasons for Corporate Buyers to Attend EIBTM 2014

| October 21, 2014

MORE HOSTED BUYER PLACES ADDED FOR EUROPE AND UK Register to attend via www.eibtm.com/hbregister  Due to demand, EIBTM has added some more places for European and UK Corporate Hosted Buyers which will remain open for new applications to the end of this month for those who want to take the last remaining places. Highlights this […]

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Global agricultural experts descend on Brisbane

| October 21, 2014

More than 230 delegates from around the world have arrived in Queensland for the 26th Royal Agricultural Society of the Commonwealth (RASC) conference which opens at the Brisbane Showgrounds today.

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Korea Tourism launches “Imagine Your Korea” as sponsor of WTM Buyers’ Club Lounge

Korea Tourism launches “Imagine Your Korea” as sponsor of WTM Buyers’ Club Lounge

| October 21, 2014

The Korea Tourism Organisation is launching the country’s new tourism brand in partnership with the WTM Buyers’ Club at World Travel Market – the leading global event for the travel industry.

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ACTE Global Business Travel Survey: Most Business Travellers Only Mildly Concerned Over Ebola

| October 20, 2014

• Corporate Confidence Still High in International and National Response • Industry Split on Travel Bans

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TUI Travel Accommodation & Destinations consolidates its commitment to children

| October 20, 2014

In line with its active Corporate Social Responsibility policies, the company joins The Code, an industry-driven responsible tourism initiative created to prevent the sexual exploitation of children in destinations in which the company operates

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New #BeAwesome #EIBTM14 Campaign Launches

New #BeAwesome #EIBTM14 Campaign Launches

| October 20, 2014

EIBTM EXHIBITORS CAN NOW SELECT THEIR OWN APPOINTMENTS WITH HOSTED BUYERS

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35 Reasons to Attend World Travel Market 2014

35 Reasons to Attend World Travel Market 2014

| October 17, 2014

The leading global event from the travel industry marks its 35 anniversary with 35 reasons why you should attend. World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry, is this year celebrating its 35th event.

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Future Leaders Forum – A Defining Moment for Next-Gen Meeting Professionals – Kicks Off at IMEX America 2014

Future Leaders Forum – A Defining Moment for Next-Gen Meeting Professionals – Kicks Off at IMEX America 2014

| October 17, 2014

Las Vegas, Oct 16 2014 – For more than 105 college students from 24 universities across the United States, Canada and Mexico, the IMEX-MPI-MCI Future Leaders Forum (FLF) at IMEX America 2014 is more than just a break from studies – it is a defining career moment in the meetings industry.

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