Tag: Meetings and Events in Abu Dhabi

IBTM Arabia 2016 Drives MICE Industry in the Gulf

| February 17, 2016
IBTM Arabia 2016 Drives MICE Industry in the Gulf

The international MICE industry gathered in Abu Dhabi this week to celebrate the 10thanniversary of ibtm arabia (formerly GIBTM).

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Six Themed Business and Leisure Events to Bring the Aerospace and Aviation World Together in The Emirate

| February 15, 2016

Abu Dhabi, U.A.E. 14 February 2016: With the inaugural Abu Dhabi Aviation and Aerospace Week (ADAAW) only one month away, excitement is building ahead of what promises to be a milestone international event.

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IBTM ARABIA TO CONNECT ELITE MICE INDUSTRY SUPPLIERS AND BUYERS IN DYNAMIC THREE-DAY EVENT

| January 6, 2016
IBTM ARABIA TO CONNECT ELITE MICE INDUSTRY SUPPLIERS AND BUYERS IN DYNAMIC THREE-DAY EVENT

This year ibtm arabia 2016 will take place from 9th to 11th of February at The Jumeirah at Etihad Towers on the famous promenade of Abu Dhabi with views of the Arabian Gulf and Cityscape.

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IBTM ARABIA CELEBRATES TEN YEARS OF MEETINGS AND EVENTS IN THE GULF REGION

| December 16, 2015
IBTM ARABIA CELEBRATES TEN YEARS OF MEETINGS AND EVENTS IN THE GULF REGION

ibtm arabia 2016 (www.ibtmarabia.com) is this year celebrating its ten year anniversary as the leading international exclusive event for the Arabian meetings, incentives, conferences and events industry.

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GROWING DEMAND WITNESSED FROM MIDDLE EAST BUYERS LOOKING TO PLACE INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AT IBTM ARABIA

| November 9, 2015
GROWING DEMAND WITNESSED FROM MIDDLE EAST BUYERS LOOKING TO PLACE INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AT IBTM ARABIA

ibtm arabia 2016 (www.ibtmarabia.com) is expecting to expand its MICE event for the region in 2016 as the rapid pace of change continues to have an impact on the growth of the sector.

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Abu Dhabi in cruise control

| October 27, 2015
Abu Dhabi in cruise control

The 2015-16 cruise season will be Abu Dhabi’s busiest to date, according to the Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority.

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Abu Dhabi revealed as destination for ABTA Convention 2016

| October 14, 2015
Abu Dhabi revealed as destination for ABTA Convention 2016

Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority and Etihad Airways host partners for the ABTA Travel Convention in 2016

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HOSTED BUYER APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR IBTM ARABIA 2016

| September 29, 2015
HOSTED BUYER APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR IBTM ARABIA 2016

  www.ibtmarabia.com/apply     Hosted Buyer applications are now being accepted for ibtm arabia 2016 (www.ibtmarabia.com), the leading event for the Arabian meetings, incentives, conferences and events industry, taking place at the exclusive 5-star Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi from 9 – 11 February.   Successful meetings and event planner applicants will receive […]

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IBTM ARABIA LINES UP IMPRESSIVE LIST OF BUYERS FOR 2016

| September 14, 2015
IBTM ARABIA LINES UP IMPRESSIVE LIST OF BUYERS FOR 2016

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 […]

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Post Show Feedback confirms new Meeting Pod Format delivers maximum ROI

| May 13, 2015
Post Show Feedback confirms new Meeting Pod Format delivers maximum ROI

96% of exhibitors were satisfied with their overall ibtm arabia experience

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ibtm Arabia – Sets the Benchmark for a new Style of MICE Event in the Region

| February 16, 2015
ibtm Arabia – Sets the Benchmark for a new Style of MICE Event in the Region

“It’s been excellent for us, we have some very strong leads and a very positive response” “Chic, classy, sophisticated, I love the way it has been put together”

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ibtm arabia delivers new format MICE event for the Gulf Region

| February 10, 2015
ibtm arabia delivers new format MICE event for the Gulf Region

International Hosted Buyers from 36 countries representing key and influential planners of MICE business have descended on Abu Dhabi for an exclusive closed door one-to-one meeting format in a revamped ibtm arabia (formerly GIBTM).

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Adrian Hayes and Phil Bedford to Lead IBTM Arabia Knowledge Forum

| January 19, 2015
Adrian Hayes and Phil Bedford to Lead IBTM Arabia Knowledge Forum

Reed Travel Exhibitions Announces Final Programme Line Up for Discovery Day

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ibtm arabia announces Abu Dhabi Convention Bureau as Premier Partner

| January 15, 2015

ibtm arabia (www.ibtmarabia.com), an exclusive event designed for meeting professionals in the Middle East, has confirmed that Abu Dhabi Convention Bureau will be the exclusive premier partner for the closed event which is set to take place at the five-star, The St. Regis Hotel Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi, from 10-12th February 2015.

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Strong Line-Up of Regional and International Hosted Buyers for Ibtm Arabia

| December 9, 2014

Corporates, Associations and AMC’s join growing list of influential Planners ready to place Business Inbound and Outbound

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IBTM Arabia unveils its new “Meeting Pod”

| November 19, 2014

“Innovative customised meeting space for exhibitors and Hosted Buyers at 2015 event”

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ADNEC Named Finalist for ICCA Best PR Award

| October 28, 2014

Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) has been named a finalist for the International Conference and Convention Association’s (ICCA) Best PR Award, marking the first time a company from the Middle East has been selected for the prestigious industry distinction.

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All Etihad Airways Boeing 777 aircraft now offer inflight connectivity

| October 2, 2014
All Etihad Airways Boeing 777 aircraft now offer inflight connectivity

02 Oct 2014 07:00 Etihad Airways today reached a major milestone with the deployment of mobile and internet connectivity across its entire fleet of 24 Boeing 777 passenger aircraft,

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The Formula to Yas Island’s unrivalled Italian Grand Prix Hotspot

| September 30, 2014
The Formula to Yas Island’s unrivalled Italian Grand Prix Hotspot

The secret recipes behind Cipriani Yas Island’s momentum this season InterContinental Genève (30th September 2014- Dubai) The world renowned Cipriani opened its doors in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi in late 2010 and since then has regularly catered to influencers, celebrities, dignitaries and royalty alike.

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IBTM Arabia – New Dynamic Format, Name, Dates and Location

| September 3, 2014
IBTM Arabia – New Dynamic Format, Name, Dates and Location

IBTM Arabia (www.ibtmarabia.com) is the new name spearheading a transformation of the former annual GIBTM show. The event will also have a new location – the 5 star, The St Regis Hotel Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi – with new dates, from 10-12th February 2015.

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Emirates Opens Dedicated Lounge at Glasgow Airport

| July 26, 2014
Emirates Opens Dedicated Lounge at Glasgow Airport

GLASGOW, UK, 24th July 2014 Emirates is celebrating the start of the Commonwealth Games in style with the official opening of its lounge at Glasgow Airport by the airline’s President Sir Tim Clark.

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Etihad Airways marks five years in Greece as partnership with Aegean Airlines takes off

| May 29, 2014
Etihad Airways marks five years in Greece as partnership with Aegean Airlines takes off

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and codeshare partner Aegean Airlines, are celebrating five years of Etihad Airways’ non-stop services between Athens and Abu Dhabi, and the start of Aegean’s new direct flights to the UAE capital. Etihad Airways commenced operations to Athens in June 2009, and since then has […]

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Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Residences Emirates Pearl Anticipated to Open in 2015 #ttot

| May 29, 2014

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) and Emirates Pearl for Development & Investment L.L.C. (EPDI) announced today an agreement between a Hyatt affiliate and Emirates Pearl for the management of a Grand Hyatt hotel in Abu Dhabi, which is expected to open in 2015. Emirates Pearl for Development & Investment is a joint venture between a […]

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Etihad Airways to establish world class flight training college

| May 18, 2014
Etihad Airways to establish world class flight training college

Etihad Airways announced today it is establishing the Etihad Flight College, a world-class flight training facility in the United Arab Emirates for Emirati and international cadet pilots. As a first step in establishing this college, Etihad Airways is in the process of acquiring the fixed wing training division from Horizon International Flight Academy (Horizon), a […]

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IATA Slot Conference

| May 5, 2014
IATA Slot Conference

When: June 10, 2014 to June 12, 2014 Where: ADNEC Website: http://www.iata.org​ One of the largest gatherings in the International Airport Transport Association’s (IATA) calendar, this biannual voluntary assembly of IATA and non-IATA airlines will be held at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) in June 2014. With over 200 airlines and representatives of over […]

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Abu Dhabi to host Arabia’s largest international gastroenterology meeting in 2016

| March 31, 2014
Abu Dhabi to host Arabia’s largest international gastroenterology meeting in 2016

The Emirates Gastroenterology & Hepatology Society (EGHS) is jointly organising Gastro 2016: EGHS/WGO International Meeting, together with the World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO).

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IATA Slot Conference

| March 31, 2014
IATA Slot Conference

When: June 10, 2014 to June 12, 2014 Where: ADNEC Website: http://www.iata.org

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Price alone not key for Middle Eastern meeting planners

| March 25, 2014

New survey at GIBTM reveals that on average only 55% of regional meeting planners ranked price as the key driver when choosing a venue 

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Middle East is the fastest growing international meetings market

| March 24, 2014

Association meetings in the region tripled over 10 years – ICCA report acknowledges importance of Middle East MICE market dominating Gulf Incentive, Business Travel and Meetings (GIBTM) opening day 

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EU business hubs await surge in UAE corporate travellers

| March 5, 2014

European pavilion to grow by 66% at GIBTM as Schengen waiver prompts inevitable growth in business travel between UAE and 25 EU countries

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GIBTM 2014 Knowledge Programme announced

| February 10, 2014

For full details visit www.gibtm.com/knowledge

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International Hosted Buyer application now open for GIBTM 2014

| December 6, 2013

Apply now via www.gibtm.com/hbapply 

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GIBTM set to deliver enhanced focus on Europe

| December 5, 2013
GIBTM set to deliver enhanced focus on Europe

European Pavilion and Market Focus Networking Event will serve increasing demand for outbound business from Middle East into Europe

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JAY Z headlines second After-Race Concert

| August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
JAY Z headlines second After-Race Concert

International mega star JAY Z will perform at Yas Island’s du Arena on Friday, November 1 as he joins this year’s stellar After-Race Concerts line-up for the 2013 FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX.

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Peaceful Nuclear Energy International Conference to be held in Abu Dhabi

| August 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Abu Dhabi, UAE. : The New Nuclear International Conference, focused on the development of peaceful nuclear energy will be held in Abu Dhabi from November 11-14 with up to 700 delegates from around the world due to attend.

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Avionics International 2014 to Run in Parallel with Abu Dhabi Air Expo Show

| June 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Adone Events, organiser of the Middle East’s only dedicated general aviation exhibition Abu Dhabi Air Expo, has announced this week that the 2014 Abu Dhabi Air Expo will, for the first time, run in parallel with Avionics International.

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13th Global Travel and Tourism Summit

| April 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
13th Global Travel and Tourism Summit

The 2013 World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) global summit brings the biggest annual gathering of travel and tourism leaders to the UAE capital.

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Etihad Airways and UAE Embassy host Gala Dinner to celebrate new Washington, D.C. – Abu Dhabi link

| April 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

More than 450 distinguished guests attended a glamorous gala dinner at the prestigious Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium, in the heart of the city, to celebrate the launch of the airline’s new daily service linking Washington, D.C., and the UAE’s capital Abu Dhabi.

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Gulf economic growth boosts corporate meetings buyers at GIBTM

| March 28, 2013 | 0 Comments
Gulf economic growth boosts corporate meetings buyers at GIBTM

Positive regional GDP outlook triples corporate buyer attendance at business travel and meetings show – corporate hotels and meetings destinations upbeat

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GIBTM REACHES 16,000 ONLINE GLOBAL AUDIENCE IN JUST TWO HOURS

| March 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Abu Dhabi show first in region to demonstrate how hybrid formats and social media will shape future events, extending their reach to a global audience

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