International tourist arrivals reached 1,138 million in 2014, a 4.7% increase over the previous year, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. For 2015, UNWTO forecasts international tourism to grow by 3% to 4%, further contributing to the global economic recovery.
World Travel Market 2014’s Conference and Event programme experienced a 4.5% increase smashing through the 17,000 barrier for the first time.
Event offers opportunity for up to 150 buyers to be hosted in Brazil Registration for the International Hosted Buyers’ programme at the third edition of WTM Latin America is now open. The event, which occurs simultaneously with the 43rd Commercial Braztoa Meeting, between 22 – 24 April, at the Expo Center Norte in São Paulo, […]
WTM Africa 2015, the leading business to business tourism event in Africa, has been expanded to a three-day event, following the hugely successful inaugural show
Corporates, Associations and AMC’s join growing list of influential Planners ready to place Business Inbound and Outbound
Anguilla, December 5th 2014 World Travel Awards has touched down in the paradise island of Anguilla ahead of the Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2014.
London & Partners and The Trampery yesterday launched a three-week application period for London’s Traveltech Lab, the first incubator space in the UK for innovative start-ups working within travel, tourism, hospitality and events.
EIBTM IS GETTING READY TO OFFER ATTENDEES A QUALITY KNOWLEDGE PROGRAMME, BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES AND FLEXIBILITY
With over 78,000 pre-scheduled appointments already confirmed, EIBTM (www.eibtm.com) is set for opening in Barcelona from 18th – 20th November.
This year Philoxenia celebrates its thirty years of successful organizations! For its 30th edition, Philoxenia, one of the most important exhibitions of tourism in Southeastern Europe, is ready to host not only the domestic tourism industry, but also significant attendance from abroad along with trade visitors from around the world.
The UNWTO & WTM Ministers’ Summit set the tone for the second day of World Travel Market 2014, with tourism ministers from around the world discussing the synergies between mega-events and tourism. The key message is that the legacy benefits should always be front of mind when destinations are considering whether to host such events. […]
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 […]
Delegates will hear first-hand from top airline bosses about the future of flying during a key aviation debate at World Travel Market – the leading global event for the travel industry.
- New Passat to be presented to some 20,000 participants from all over the world from 6th October till 4th December – Largest dealer event to date
The number of companies investing for the first time in an exhibition space at Italy’s events show is increasing day by day, and includes tourist boards, hotel chains and luxury tour operators. 3 OCTOBER 2014 – New exhibitors continue to sign up in numbers for BTC, Italy’s events exhibition, due to take place at Fortezza […]
The 2014 UNWTO and WTM Ministers’ Summit at World Travel Market (WTM) will put a spotlight on the essential connection between tourism and mega events, looking in particular at how such events can create a lasting legacy (WTM London, Tuesday, November 4, 2014).
Copyright: Women Deliver Copenhagen is one of the world’s leading destinations for international conventions. In August alone, five congresses were won, including the prestigious Women Deliver Global Conference 2016, and the Congress of the International Society of Blood Transfusion 2017. Friday, August 29, 2014 On Monday, August 18, 2014, it was announced that Wonderful Copenhagen […]
London, 23rd June 2014 Following the signing of an official three-year hosting deal with the Office National Marocain du Tourisme, World Travel Awards has unveiled the host cities for its 2014, 2015, and 2016 Grand Finals.
The UEFA Champions League Final, Lisbon, Portugal May 24-25, was historic – at the final there were two teams from the same city – the beautiful Madrid. This exciting turn of events held the audience captive until the last minute! The event was also memorable for the city of Lisbon – for shining an important […]
London’s world-leading tech sector will be showcased in June as the capital holds the first London Technology Week. Comprising over 130 independently run events taking place across the city, this will be the largest collection of tech events ever seen in Europe. Over 30,000 tech entrepreneurs, investors and developers from around the globe are expected […]
Industry leaders to share industry outlook for 2014 and beyond The Americas Incentive, Business Travel & Meetings Exhibition (AIBTM) has finalised a key session at its annual show where the “Meetings Mean Business Coalition”—a group of senior officials from the meetings, events and travel industry—will participate in a panel discussion highlighting industry trends and initiatives […]
London Technology Week (www.londontechnologyweek.co.uk) has reached the 100 event mark, with a line-up that will bring tens of thousands of tech entrepreneurs, investors and developers to the capital from 16 – 20 June 2014. Featuring major global brands, including Yammer, Tesco, Samsung, Google and Microsoft, as well as home-grown London tech companies such as Makers […]
AIPC 2014 Conference, June 30 – July 2 With a theme based on the role of convention centres in relation to major future trends, the AIPC 2014 Annual Conference will feature a series of keynote speakers who together will put centre issues and priorities in a very broad global context.
London’s role as one of the world’s foremost digital hubs will be showcased in June this year as the capital holds its first London Technology Week, the largest series of tech events ever seen in Europe. Some of the world’s biggest tech brands, including Microsoft and Google, will share the stage with home-grown London tech […]
Voting opens ahead of World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2014 @WTravelAwards #WTravelAwards #Greece #ttot #events
London, 14th April 2014 After an exhaustive search, World Travel Awards has revealed the nominees for its Europe Gala Ceremony 2014.
Live a gastronomy experience during the famous Mount Athos Area Kouzina culinary festival which will be held in the third leg of Halkidiki from the 15th of Mau until the 15th of June!
The latest forecasts for Africa’s rapidly growing travel and tourism industry will be unveiled at the WTM Vision Conference – Cape Town.
WTM Latin America 2014, the leading global event for the Latin American travel industry, will welcome more than 30 new exhibitors to this year’s event, taking place on 23rd – 25th April at the Transamerica Expo Centre, in São Paulo, Brazil.
New destinations premiering at the 21st Moscow International Travel and Tourism Exhibition (MITT) include: Algeria, Bangladesh, Brazil, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Iceland, Laos, Mozambique, Peru and Timor Leste.
Comparing to last year, the total tourist flow to Greece increased by 18% in 2013, at the same time the profit of the travel sector grew by 20%.
From the 23rd to 25th of April 2014, Kazakhstan will host KITF – Central Asia’ s largest travel and tourism exhibition. The event will take place at Atakent, Almaty’s International Exhibition Centre.
The International Meeting of the European Society of Gynaecological Oncology (ESGO),
The Peloponnese is getting ready to welcome thefirst international mountain bike race.
Inspire! Innovate! Educate! EIBTM announces exciting line up of Technology and Innovation Knowledge Sessions
EIBTM (www.eibtm.com), the global event for the meetings and events industry, has confirmed their Technology and Innovation Knowledge line up and they have a number of speakers confirmed who are set to educate and inspire all attendees.
The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) will mark its 25th anniversary with awards to 10 people who have contributed most to the cause of peace in the last century.
EIBTM (www.eibtm.com), the leading global event for the meetings and events industry, has recently confirmed that they have 75 new Hosted Buyer groups signed up to attend the show, which will take place in the business and tourism destination of Barcelona (19-21 November, 2013).
Esplanade to serve as information center and offer extensive cultural program as Riga prepares to become European Capital of Culture
All throughout the summer, Riga’s Esplanade will serve as the central location where visitors will be able to find out more about Riga as European Capital of Culture in 2014.