Frankfurt, Thursday 21 May 2015. A mood of optimism is evident throughout the worldwide meetings industry after three days doing brisk business, networking and learning at IMEX in Frankfurt which closed today.
Navarino Environmental Observatory (ΝΕΟ) – Five years of frontline research and education on climate change in the Mediterranean region, at the epicentre of a successful Greek-Swedish collaboration
Athens – The research and educational work carried out by the Navarino Environmental Observatory (ΝΕΟ) since 2010 were the main themes of a successful event that took place at the Academy of Athens today, May 18th. NEO is the result of the collaboration between Stockholm University, the Biomedical Research Foundation of the Academy of Athens […]
The judges considered applicants on a variety of success measures including environmental impact, economic indicators, commitment to change and commitment to community.
Bill McDermott, CEO of SAP, delivers keynote speech at opening ceremony Frankfurt, Tuesday 19 May 2015 The largest ever IMEX in Frankfurt opened earlier today. 55 new stands including exhibitors from every continent and from every meetings market sector are amongst the 3,500 exhibiting companies who represent over 150 countries. In addition, 20% of existing […]
Affordable Car Hire estimates deals worth £4.5 million were agreed or put in motion at World Travel Market 2014, the leading global event for the travel industry.
With a combined annual meetings and events spend of over $270 million, the 80 corporate buyers who came together for the third Exclusively Corporate @IMEX created the most influential gathering yet in this successful yearly series of dedicated education and networking events specifically for corporate meeting and event planners.
Highly interactive Association Day helps delegates to respond to change and measure positive impacts
Hundreds of association professionals from across the world gathered to attend a highly interactive and insightful Association Day at IMEX in Frankfurt. Held at Kap Europa, Messe Frankfurt’s new congress centre, the day before the show, this popular annual event is designed specifically for all levels of association executives. Facilitation Partner IAF (International Association of […]
It’s been one year since Wonderful Copenhagen Convention Bureau launched the #BeeSustain initiative to encourage sustainable actions and sharing of best practices in the meetings industry. Today, the prize-winning initiative has a tweetreach close to eight million, and the buzz continues to grow. We celebrate it with a prize draw of sweet gifts, including a […]
Worldchefs Congress Shifts to Thessaloniki, Greece – New Location Boasts Better Accessibility And Savings For Members
The Worldchefs Congress Committee has confirmed the change in location of the upcoming Worldchefs Congress 2016 from the original location of Athens to Thessaloniki, Greece.
Underlying EBITA CAGR is expected to grow by at least 10 per cent over next three years1 Profitable top line growth of at least 3 per cent per annum over next three years Focus on TUI master brand / Rebranding to be launched in the Netherlands from the autumn of 2015 Digitisation: Entry into new […]
96% of exhibitors were satisfied with their overall ibtm arabia experience
The ICCA, the international organization that is a reference for the market, has just declared Paris the “world’s number one city for hosting international congresses”. A distinction that testifies once again to the appeal of Paris and the quality of its expertise in hosting major events.
IMEX in Frankfurt 2015, the worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events, will be the biggest since its launch in 2003 when it opens its doors next week. 55 new stands from every continent and from every meetings market sector will be among the 3,500 exhibiting companies who represent over 150 countries at […]
World Travel Market 2015, the leading global event for the travel industry, has announced e-commerce specialist Frosmo is to sponsor the Travel Tech Theatre, part of the Travel Tech Show at WTM 2015.
Major MICE suppliers including Accor, Corinthia Hotels International, Finland Convention Bureau, Iberostar, Kempinski, Monaco and Visit England set to attend ibtm world (formerly EIBTM) has confirmed an impressive number of rebooks following the success of the show which took place in Fira Gran Via Barcelona last year. The rebranded event (www.ibtmworld.com) is set to […]
London, 11th May 2015 World Travel Awards has revealed Forte Village, situated on the south coast of Sardinia, has been selected to host the prestigious Europe Gala Ceremony 2015.
Dubai, May 5th 2015 Etihad Airways has retained its title as the Middle East’s Leading Airline for an incredible ninth consecutive year at the World Travel Awards. The United Arab Emirates’ flag-carrier was recognised during a red carpet awards presentation evening at the Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach in front of hundreds of […]
11 May 2015 ICCA’s eagerly awaited annual statistics on the number of rotating international association meetings hosted by countries and cities show few major shocks.
Dubai, 03rd May 2015 World Travel Awards has arrived at the Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach on the first stop of its annual Grand Tour.
WTM Latin America 2015, the annual event which brings the world to Latin America and promotes Latin America to the world, has experienced an impressive 37% increase in senior industry travel buyers attending last week’s travel trade event, firmly cementing its position in the travel industry.
The Meetings Show is working in partnership with key UK agencies including Ashfield Meetings & Events, Trinity Event Solutions, Worldspan Group, BCD M&I, ATP Event Experts, Team Spirit Event Management, PAREXEL, Top Banana, Capita and Owl Live to bring qualified meetings professionals to the 2015 show.
IBTM EVENTS SHARES TOP LEVEL EDUCATION CONTENT THROUGH ITS NEW IBTM INSPIRE WEBSITE inspire.ibtmevents.com ibtm events has confirmed that their newly branded ibtm knowledge week is set to take place from Monday 27th April – Friday 1st May 2015 and has also announced the launch of its new website – inspire.ibtmevents.com. Katie Devaney, […]
Show delivers targeted business opportunities with Regional and International Meetings Industry Suppliers Hosted Buyer registration is now open for ibtm china 2015 (www.cibtm.com), part of ibtm events, which is set to take place in the China National Convention Centre (CNCC), Beijing, China from the 5-6 August 2015. Global Meeting, Events and Business Travel […]
The second day of WTM Latin America 2015, which is taking place at Expo Center Norte in São Paulo until Friday 24 April at the same time as the 43rd Braztoa Business Event, has seen has seen an overall unique visitor increase by 19%, compared to the same time last year and huge amounts of […]
World Travel Market Latin America, which will take place between the 22 – 24 April will feature brand new Brazilian exhibitors including tour operators, hotels and resorts and car hire companies at the 2015 event. As well as many well-known exhibitors that are returning this year after previous successful shows, WTM Latin America will welcome […]
The European Association Summit (EAS), the annual gathering of association executives, will be held in Brussels May 5-7, 2015. Thanks to a hot topic, inspiring speakers, and a multitude of associations that have already registered, the programme promises to be a fruitful exchange of ideas and enlightening discoveries. Here is a quick overview of the […]
WTM Latin America 2015 welcomes Istanbul as the official Destination Partner for the leading business-to-business event that brings the world to Latin America and promotes Latin America to the world.
New executive report shows market growth and ROI demands on the rise
Impact of learning environment and uniqueness of content will be at the heart of every session Set themes will create consistency across continents and connect planners with industry experts
Almost 100 Hosted Buyers attending WTM Latin America with their main focus to generate business
Health and wellbeing, diversity and sustainability feature in the new Inspiration Hub at IMEX in Frankfurt
A new dedicated Health and Wellbeing track and seminars in English and German on sustainability and diversity are among the features of the restyled education programme at IMEX in Frankfurt from 19 to 21 May.
The third event of its kind will be the most vibrant must-attend business-to-business event on the continent presenting a diverse range of conferences, seminars and panel debates to over 8,000 delegates between the 22 – 24 April 2015.
Travel trade exhibition taking place from 22 to 24 April 2015, attracting many representatives from the continent to Sao Paulo
“Raising Your Game, Competing in a Globally Competitive Environment” ibtm africa (www.ibtmafrica.com) has confirmed Lynn Baker, Managing Director, Executive Presence and certified public speaking coach as keynote speaker at the ibtm africa Forum, which will take place on the first day of ibtm africa 2015. In her session, ‘Raising Your Game’, Baker will talk from […]
Volunteers needed for charity cooking initiative before IMEX in Frankfurt
Destinations, tourism products and travel tech services from around the world have confirmed their presence at WTM Latin America 2015, which will take place between 22 and 24 April in Sao Paulo at Expo Centre Norte, alongside the 43rd Braztoa Business Meeting. With 10% more floor space compared to 2014, the third edition of the […]