Influential movers and shakers in the travel industry will be at World Travel Market London 2015 – the leading global event for the travel industry – to debate key issues affecting the trade.
Hilton Athens has been recognised as Greece’s Leading Business Hotel at the European final of the prestigious World Travel Awards 2015, recognised globally as the ultimate hallmark of quality, setting the benchmark to which all others aspire.
Bogotá, October 6th, 2015 World Travel Awards has arrived in Colombian capital Bogotá as final preparations begin for the Latin America Gala Ceremony 2015.
Expedia 2015 Hotel Etiquette Study: “Inattentive Parents” and “Hallway Hellraisers” Are the Most Aggravating Hotel Guests
Study examines hotel guest behaviors that most rankle Americans, such as loud revelry, indiscreet romance and drunken hotel bar misbehavior; hidden habits like tipping practices and toiletry-hoarding also observed
Dubai, UAE: Emirates unveiled its highly anticipated television commercial (TVC) featuring Hollywood actress, director and producer Jennifer Aniston. This marks the first time Emirates has collaborated with the international star in a global digital and TV campaign.
InitLive is the winner of this year’s ibtm world Technology and Innovation Watch Award (www.ibtmworld.com/ techwatch/), for its event mobile app. The company presented an innovative cloud-based system that includes a web service and free mobile device app for planning and building schedules for multi-day and multi-venue events. Meetings and events planners can organise […]
London, October 5th, 2015 Voting has closed ahead of the World Ski Awards 2015, with final preparations for the annual Gala Ceremony now underway. A record number of ballots were cast by leading ski tourism professionals ahead of the event, alongside the votes of hundreds of thousands of ski consumers from around the world.
Tourism officials from the Italian island of Sicily will be at WTM London 2015 promoting its latest UNESCO World Heritage site the Arab-Norman-Palermo trial and the vast array of flight capacity from the UK.
Once again the “Kalymnos Climbing Festival”, a unique gathering of climbers, will take place on the beautiful island of Kalymnos, one of the world’s “hottest” climbing holiday destinations, from October the 10th, to October 11, 2015. Climbers from all over the world, athletes, as well as sport-climbing legends will attend this year’s event.
A packed programme covering social media, responsible tourism, careers and blogging is lined up for the fourth day of World Travel Market London 2015 – the leading global event for the travel industry.
London, September 28th 2015
Creativity and engagement are set to top the agenda at IMEX America this year. A new Play Room and dedicated education sessions from both meeting and entertainment professionals are set to provide a fresh look at meeting planning.
Egypt will be celebrating new opportunities at WTM London and offering travel trade members the chance to go on a fam trip to experience the wonders of the country for themselves.
Poken’s CEO, Stephane Doutriaux, is a finalist in Ernst and Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2015.
Over the past several months Google have made improvements to hotel search, to help travelers find information more quickly and to enable hotels to generate more qualified leads. As a continuation of these efforts, Google announced a few more changes to Hotel Ads on Google:
InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong to host World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2015
London, September 24th, 2015 InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong has been selected to host the World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2015.
World Travel Market London 2015, the leading global event for the travel industry, will unveil an array of research in to a variety of sectors within the global travel industry when it opens its doors between Monday 2 – Thursday 5 November.
World Travel Market London 2015, the leading global event for the travel industry, will introduce one-to-one mentoring clinics, as part of the WTM Women in Travel ‘meet-up’ event at ExCeL London.
London is the world’s leading city for foreign direct investment, according to a new global study of international investment. In 2014, London brought in more foreign investment and created more jobs than any other city in the world according to IBM’s annual Global Location Trends report[i].
London & Bogotá, September 21st 2015 With less than a month to go before Bogotá welcomes the World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2015, Bogotá Turismo has unveiled the latest details of the event. The red-carpet ceremony will take place on October 10th, centred on two iconic locations in the city. Hosting the award […]
World Travel Market London 2016, the leading global event for the travel industry, will be revamped as a three day event following exhibitor and visitor feedback and an unprecedented period of growth.
The Travel Tech Show at WTM, the largest dedicated travel technology event in the UK, continues to play a vital role in the growth of the travel industry, this year hosting a range of new companies within the New Exhibitor Pavilion.
Dr. Rob Davidson Reveals Key Themes for Global Industry Trends Watch Report Set to be Delivered at ibtm world 2015
Industry Recovery, Meetings Design and Geographical Performance to feature as key highlights Dr. Rob Davidson, Managing Director, MICE Knowledge and ibtm world Industry Analyst has revealed some key industry themes ahead of his Trends Watch report session, which will be delivered as part of the ibtm world knowledge programme (www.ibtmworld.com/knowledge). Findings from the […]
Danang, Vietnam, September 15th, 2015 Talise by Jumeirah has been crowned the World’s Best Hotel Spa Brand at the first World Spa Awards, while PEDI:MANI:CURE Studios by Bastien Gonzalez took the title of World’s Best Nail Studio Brand.
The event for ‘serious high profile buyers and suppliers’ to connect ibtm arabia (www.ibtmarabia.com), the leading event for the Arabian meetings, incentives, conferences and events industry has already seen a strong line up of regional and international buyers register to attend. The exclusive one-to-one event will take place at the 5-star Jumeirah at Etihad […]
IMEX America’s Smart Monday, powered by MPI, will once again be an outstanding day of top class educational sessions, certificate and certification programs, and superb networking events when it takes place at The Venetian®|The Palazzo® Congress Center on October 12th before the major three day show begins.
Register now via www.ibtmworld.com/visit2015 Platforms will facilitate additional networking and communication
Danang, Vietnam, September 11th, 2015 World Spa Awards has arrived in Danang, Vietnam, for the Gala Ceremony 2015.
London, September 11th, 2015 World Spa Awards has signed Sun Group as its latest Event Partner for the Gala Ceremony 2015. The inaugural World Spa Awards Gala Ceremony will take place at the InterContinental® Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam, on Monday, September 14th, with industry leaders from around the world expected to be in attendance. […]
The number of international tourist arrivals grew by 4% in the first half of 2015 according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. Destinations worldwide received some 538 million international tourists between January and June 2015, an increase of 21 million compared to the same period of 2014.
Immersive Events, Engagement and an Appetite for Change Set the Tone for this Year’s ibtm knowledge programme
This year’s ibtm knowledge programme, delivered at ibtm world, promises to motivate global industry players with a series of sessions that have been lined up to challenge existing thought models and raise the bar when it comes to organising events across the globe (www.ibtmworld.com/knowledge). Commenting on the changing needs of industry education, Dr. Rob […]
IMEX Politicians Forum unites politicians and industry in how to attract more meetings to a destination
‘How do I attract more meetings and events to my destination?’
World Travel Market London 2015, the leading global event for the travel industry, will be opened by David Gill, former chief executive of one of the world’s most valuable and well known football clubs Manchester United.
Sardinia, Italy, September 7th, 2015 Saint Petersburg, Russia, has claimed the title of Europe’s Leading Destination at the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony in Sardinia, Italy. During a glittering ceremony at Forte Village Resort, the Russian capital of culture was recognised for its exceptionally rich history, centuries-old traditions and bright future. The evening also […]
World Travel Market London 2015, the leading global event for the travel industry, has linked up with Worldwide Kids Company to host a seminar giving hotels and resorts detailed advice on how to appeal to high-spending families.
London, September 3rd 2015 World Spa Awards has welcomed Oriental Destinations as its Destination Management Company Partner ahead of the upcoming Gala Ceremony 2015.