Tag: World Travel Market

Travel Bloggers Urged to Apply for WTM Bloggers Speed Networking

| September 12, 2014
Travel Bloggers Urged to Apply for WTM Bloggers Speed Networking

World Travel Market 2014, the leading global event for the travel industry, is calling on bloggers to apply for the new WTM Bloggers Speed Networking.

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WTM 2014 To Be Opened By Retailing Royalty Justin King

| September 9, 2014
WTM 2014 To Be Opened By Retailing Royalty Justin King

World Travel Market 2014, the leading global event for the travel industry, will be opened by retailing royalty Justin King CBE, former CEO of J Sainsbury’s and one of the UK leading business leaders.

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Google and Yahoo! Executives Discuss the World of Search at WTM 2014

| September 4, 2014
Google and Yahoo! Executives Discuss the World of Search at WTM 2014

Following the phenomenal success of the Travel Tech Show at WTM last year, the Travel Tech Show at WTM 2014 will be an impressive 20% bigger than last year’s inaugural event, seeing it retain its position as the largest dedicated travel technology event in the UK.

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Kreeger to tell WTM about plans to pilot Virgin Atlantic

| September 2, 2014
Kreeger to tell WTM about plans to pilot Virgin Atlantic

Virgin Atlantic boss Craig Kreeger will tell delegates at World Travel Market (WTM) – the leading global event for the travel industry – about plans for the airline’s future, as it celebrates 30 years in the business.

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First Time Exhibitor Saudi Looks to WTM to Help Grow Its Tourism

| August 19, 2014
First Time Exhibitor Saudi Looks to WTM to Help Grow Its Tourism

World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry, is delighted to welcome representation from Saudi Arabia on to the exhibition floor for the first time this year, as the Saudi government unveils plans to invest heavily into its tourism industry over the next decade.

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World Travel Market 2014 To Reveal The Blogger Of The Future

| August 12, 2014
World Travel Market 2014 To Reveal The Blogger Of The Future

World Travel Market 2014, the leading global event for the travel industry, will give an insight into the future of blogs during this year’s WTM Blogging Progamme.

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WTM 2014 Puts Women In The Spotlight

| August 5, 2014
WTM 2014 Puts Women In The Spotlight

World Travel Market 2014, the leading global event for the travel industry, is hosting two new seminar sessions looking at the relationship between women and the travel and tourism sector.

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WTM’s Responsible Tourism Programme Includes The Biggest Companies In The Industry

| July 22, 2014
WTM’s Responsible Tourism Programme Includes The Biggest Companies In The Industry

World Travel Market 2014’s, the leading global event for the travel industry, Responsible Tourism Programme includes some of the biggest names in travel including Tui, Thomas Cook, Kuoni, Virgin Holidays and ABTA.

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WTM 2014 To Host The HSMAI’s Third Europe Digital Marketing Conference

| July 15, 2014
WTM 2014 To Host The HSMAI’s Third Europe Digital Marketing Conference

World Travel Market 2014, the leading global event for the travel industry, is hosting the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International’s (HSMAI) Europe Digital Marketing Conference as part of its compressive programme on Thursday 6 November.

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Register Now for WTM Speed Networking Programme

| July 8, 2014
Register Now for WTM Speed Networking Programme

World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry, is calling on its WTM Buyers’ Club members to register for the hugely popular WTM Speed Networking programme.

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New location for UK & Ireland prompts near sell-out

| July 1, 2014
New location for UK & Ireland prompts near sell-out

World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry, has announced strong interest in its UK & Ireland region, with confirmed attendance from new and returning exhibitors meaning the area is almost completely sold out already.

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WTM Invites Industry Buyers to Apply for Buyers’ Club Membership

| June 24, 2014
WTM Invites Industry Buyers to Apply for Buyers’ Club Membership

World Travel Market (WTM), the leading global event for the travel industry, is inviting the industry’s most senior buyers to apply for Buyers’ Club membership for WTM 2014.

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Register Now for WTM 2014

| June 10, 2014
Register Now for WTM 2014

World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry, has opened registration for WTM 2014.

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WTM 2014 Extends Opening Hours to Celebrate its 35th Event

| June 4, 2014
WTM 2014 Extends Opening Hours to Celebrate its 35th Event

World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry, is extending the opening hours of WTM 2014 to facilitate even more business as part of its 35th event celebrations.

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Africa Travel Week 2014. The World Came, Saw and Did Business

| May 27, 2014

ILTM Africa IBTM Africa WTM Africa It was a year in the planning but by the time the inaugural Africa Travel Week closed, Africa had experienced it’s first all encompassing week of travel industry events. The international buying community alongside those from the region came to see what it was all about, to do business […]

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WTM 2014 Introduces Blogger Speed Networking

| May 27, 2014
WTM 2014 Introduces Blogger Speed Networking

World Travel Market 2014, the leading global event for the travel industry, is introducing Blogger Speed Networking as a further addition to its hugely popular Blogging Programme. WTM has been running a standing-room only blogging programme, in association with Travel Bloggers Unite, attended by both bloggers and exhibitors since 2011.

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World Travel Market’s Thursday Buyers Purchasing Value Tops £1.75 billion #ttot

| May 20, 2014
World Travel Market’s Thursday Buyers Purchasing Value Tops £1.75 billion #ttot

The fourth day of World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry, attracts senior industry buyers with an annual purchasing responsibility of a massive £1.75 billion. Furthermore, a significant percentage of buyers ONLY attend World Travel Market on a Thursday – these buyers have an annual purchasing responsibility of almost half a […]

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WTM and Out Now Announce Strengthened Global LGBT Market Strategic Partnership #ttot

| May 14, 2014
WTM and Out Now Announce Strengthened Global LGBT Market Strategic Partnership #ttot

World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry, has announced an increased focus on the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) tourism market through strengthening the strategic partnership with the world’s leading specialist LGBT consulting firm, Out Now. http://www.outnowconsulting.com The move follows initial collaboration on themed exhibitor space during 2012 and 2013 […]

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WTM Vision explores ‘global phenomenon’ of Chinese travel market | #ttot

| May 8, 2014
WTM Vision explores ‘global phenomenon’ of Chinese travel market | #ttot

It is “boom time” for China’s outbound market, with “dynamic” growth of 16% forecast for 2014, delegates at WTM Vision Conference – Shanghai will hear today (Thursday 8 May). Exclusive research from Euromonitor International will also show that outbound expenditure has reached a record level of US$120 billion and predictions for the coming five years […]

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Over 5,000 appointments connect tourism professionals at inaugural WTM Africa

| May 7, 2014
Over 5,000 appointments connect tourism professionals at inaugural WTM Africa

The inaugural World Travel Market (WTM) Africa concluded on, 3 May, at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), delivering an impressive economic impact on the continent’s tourism sector, with 500 qualified buyers attending with 5,386 pre-scheduled appointments between qualified buyers and exhibitors reported (subject to an independent ABC Audit).

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Expo 2020 mixed blessing for #Dubai tourism | #Conference

| May 6, 2014
Expo 2020 mixed blessing for #Dubai tourism | #Conference

Hosting the EXPO 2020 trade fair will bring more than 17 million international visitors to Dubai reveals exclusive research released today (6 May) at WTM Vision Conference – Dubai. The research, carried out by Euromonitor International, states that some 70% of the 25 million predicted visitors will be from outside the United Arab Emirates. It […]

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Embratur and Braztoa will promote the Hosted Buyers’ programme at WTM Latin America 2014

| April 18, 2014
Embratur and Braztoa will promote the Hosted Buyers’ programme at WTM Latin America 2014

Embratur, which is responsible for promoting Brazilian destinations in the international market, is involved with an innovative action at the B2B trade event.

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Brazil focus at WTM Vision Conference – São Paulo as World Cup kick-off approaches

| April 15, 2014
Brazil focus at WTM Vision Conference – São Paulo as World Cup kick-off approaches

The latest research about Brazil’s vibrant travel market will be unveiled at the WTM Vision Conference – São Paulo next month.

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WTM Africa attracts exhibitors from across the globe and all categories of the travel industry

| April 11, 2014
WTM Africa attracts exhibitors from across the globe and all categories of the travel industry

The inaugural World Travel Market (WTM) Africa, taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) from 2nd – 3rd May 2014 will be the leading B2B exhibition for Africa’s travel industry, bringing the world to Africa and promoting Africa to the world’s leading source markets.

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Russian travel market tipped for inbound and outbound growth

| April 9, 2014
Russian travel market tipped for inbound and outbound growth

Consumers in Russia regard spending on travel and holidays as a top priority, according to exclusive research unveiled today (9 April) at the WTM Vision Conference – Moscow.

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WTM Latin America 2014 Conference Programme Confirmed

| April 8, 2014
WTM Latin America 2014 Conference Programme Confirmed

WTM Latin America 2014’s event programme will include an array of experts debating the latest trends and opinions on a range of issues including responsible tourism, technology, aviation and sports tourism.

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WTM Africa puts Responsible Tourism in the spotlight

| April 3, 2014
WTM Africa puts Responsible Tourism in the spotlight

World Travel Market Africa will bring wider issues of responsible tourism to the forefront during its leading event programme at the inaugural show.

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Greece the Country Sponsor of WTM Latin America 2014 #ttot

| April 2, 2014
Greece the Country Sponsor of WTM Latin America 2014 #ttot

The Greek National Tourism Organization is the Country Partner of WTM Latin America as part of its aim to increase overseas tourists to 18 million this year.

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The Travel Tech Show Debut at WTM leads to £105m in deals #ttot

| April 1, 2014
The Travel Tech Show Debut at WTM leads to £105m in deals #ttot

The Travel Tech Show at WTM 2013 will generate more than £100m in business deals for its exhibitors from its debut event.

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CNC sponsors WTM Latin America 2014

| March 27, 2014
CNC sponsors WTM Latin America 2014

Brazilian employers’ organisation The National Confederation of Good Trade, Services and Tourism (CNC) is to be a main sponsor for World Travel Market Latin America, the leading global event for the Latin American travel industry.

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Africa Travel Week to Deliver Hosted Buyer Programme

| March 26, 2014

The first Africa Travel Week – taking place in Cape Town from April 28 – May 3 – is set to deliver hundreds of travel buyers with proven intent of placing travel business within Africa. 

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WTM Vision Conference – Cape Town to profile fast-growing African travel industry

| March 25, 2014
WTM Vision Conference – Cape Town to profile fast-growing African travel industry

The latest forecasts for Africa’s rapidly growing travel and tourism industry will be unveiled at the WTM Vision Conference – Cape Town.

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WTM European Exhibitors Benefit From £494m in Industry Contracts

| March 20, 2014
WTM European Exhibitors Benefit From £494m in Industry Contracts

World Travel Market 2013, the leading global event for the travel industry, will generate a massive £494 million for its European exhibitors, including UK & Ireland, reveals independent research.

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WTM Latin America welcomes more than 30 New Exhibitors for 2014

| March 13, 2014
WTM Latin America welcomes more than 30 New Exhibitors for 2014

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.

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WTM 2013 Will Generate More Than £450m For Global Village Exhibitors

| March 11, 2014
WTM 2013 Will Generate More Than £450m For Global Village Exhibitors

World Travel Market 2013, the leading global event for the travel industry, will generate £453m of business for exhibitors in its Global Village region, reveals independent research.

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WTM Latin America sees Phenomenal Visitor Interest

| March 3, 2014
WTM Latin America sees Phenomenal Visitor Interest

World Travel Market Latin America, the leading global event for the Latin American travel industry, has witnessed almost a 90% increase in overall visitor pre-registrations as it now enters its second year in Brazil.

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Register Now for WTM Africa

| February 28, 2014
Register Now for WTM Africa

World Travel Market Africa, the leading B2B exhibition for Africa’s travel industry, has opened its registration for visitors and press.

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WTM 2014 stands are filling up fast

| February 27, 2014
WTM 2014 stands are filling up fast

Almost half of the exhibition floor already booked up

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Global Travel Industry shows its support for WTM Africa

| February 21, 2014
Global Travel Industry shows its support for WTM Africa

International travel and hospitality heavyweight brands such as TripAdvisor, Hilton Worldwide, Starwood and the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group are among the many exhibitors signing up for the inaugural WTM Africa.

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WTM 2013 Generates More Than £2.2 Billion in Industry Deals

| February 20, 2014
WTM 2013 Generates More Than £2.2 Billion in Industry Deals

World Travel Market 2013, the leading global event for the travel industry, will generate a record £2.2 billion in travel and tourism industry deals – an impressive 19% increase on WTM 2012.

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