IBTM world 2017 opens trade visitor registration
Registration is now open for trade visitors planning to attend 2017’s milestone 30th anniversary ibtm world event, which takes place in Barcelona from 28 – 30 November. Industry professionals can now register to attend online via www.ibtmworld.com/visit.
Visitors will join over 15,000 high-profile industry professionals, buyers and organisations representing over 150 countries, as they network and forge new connections during the three-day long event.
Kerry Prince, Portfolio Director, ibtm events, commented: “ibtm world continues to grow each year and our 30th anniversary edition is no exception; once again this year our thousands of visitors will be able to network, meet and do business with many of the industry’s best-known industry professionals, buyers, suppliers and organisations.
“Trade visitors also have full access to our programme of networking events, which this year include an 80s themed Welcome Party as a nod to our 30-year anniversary, our Networking Hour where exhibitors offer a show-stopping cultural showcase and MPI Rendezvous, which will be held at the beach front Opium nightclub.”
Kerry continued: “Our market- leading Knowledge Programme is a key draw for visitors and has been designed to deliver tangible take-away learnings covering themes including industry trends; safety, security and risk management and professional and staff development, amongst others. As well as this, visitors will be able to explore and interact with new and emerging technologies through our Innovation Zone and our Technology and Services Zone.”
Once registration is complete, visitors can access discounted flights with Lufthansa Group Partner Airlines, as well as special accommodation rates at a selection of hotels.
ibtm world 2017 will take place from 28 – 30 November 2017 at Fira Barcelona. In 2016, almost 15,000 delegates attended ibtm world and over 67,000 pre-scheduled meetings were arranged over the three-day show.
About ibtm events
Ibtm events, part of Reed Travel Exhibitions (RTE) is the world’s leading showcase for the meetings and events industry (also known as MICE) with a portfolio of 7 global and regional events providing business solutions on 5 continents. They include ibtm world, ibtm arabia, ibtm africa, ibtm america, ibtm china, ibtm latin america and AIME.
About Reed Travel Exhibitions
Reed Travel Exhibitions (RTE) is the world’s leading travel and tourism events organiser, with a wide-ranging portfolio of 22 international events in 13 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa. Its market-leading, business-to-business events cover all elements of travel and tourism, including leisure travel, luxury travel, meetings, events, incentives and business travel, as well as golf travel.