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EIBTM supports key events in meetings industry calendar

EIBTM supports key events in meetings industry calendar

EIBTM [ www.eibtm.com ], the global hub for the meeting and events industry, which is dedicated to driving the industry forward, has kicked off 2013 through supporting a number of key events in the meetings industry calendar across the globe this month. … February 2, 2013
Don’t miss the 25th edition of EIBTM

Don’t miss the 25th edition of EIBTM

EIBTM ( www.eibtm.com ), the global hub for the meetings, incentives, and business travel industry is set to welcome over 15,200 meetings professionals to Barcelona from November 27-29 for three days of business, education, and networking. The show … November 20, 2012
EIBTM Technology Watch – final call for entries

EIBTM Technology Watch – final call for entries

EIBTM ( www.eibtm.com ) the global event for the meetings, incentive, and business travel industry, is urging all meetings industry innovators to submit their EIBTM Technology Watch entries before the deadline of September 7, 2012, for a chance to win … September 4, 2012
Centara Grand Krabi a spectacular setting for incentives and corporate events

Centara Grand Krabi a spectacular setting for incentives and corporate events

The spectacular setting of Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Krabi, with the verdant limestone mountains that have helped make this region famous, coupled with the local islands easily accessible from the shore, and the resort’s own private beach, … February 21, 2012
IMEX America releases 2012 predictions for US and global events market

IMEX America releases 2012 predictions for US and global events market

The IMEX Group today released predictions for the 2012 meetings, incentive travel, and events market based on the US and global industry buzz from the inaugural IMEX America trade show in October plus post-show survey data. 1. Business is looking up … December 16, 2011
Reed Travel Exhibitions’ global portfolio of meeting events undertakes first worldwide industry research

Reed Travel Exhibitions’ global portfolio of meeting events undertakes first worldwide industry research

With events on 5 continents for the global meetings industry, Reed Travel Exhibitions (RTE) is undertaking its first worldwide research among its total buyer and supplier database that will establish, twice a year, the first qualitative data and information … November 7, 2011
TNS Infratest market analysis shows great potential for meeting industry thanks to common fields of expertise in USA and Germany

TNS Infratest market analysis shows great potential for meeting industry thanks to common fields of expertise in USA and Germany

FRANKFURT/MAIN, Germany & LAS VEGAS, Nevada - The close economic ties between Germany and the USA and great expertise in common key industries such as the automotive sector, pharmaceuticals, and financial services make Germany not only the most important … October 13, 2011
Centara wins TTG Award for best meetings and conventions hotel for 2nd year

Centara wins TTG Award for best meetings and conventions hotel for 2nd year

Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre has been named as Best Meetings and Conventions Hotel for the second year in succession at the 22nd Annual TTG Travel Awards 2011. The awards ceremony was presided over on October 6, 2011 by Suraphon Svetasreni, … October 7, 2011
Global Asia Tours and Travel awarded with cash incentive by Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation in Nepal

Global Asia Tours and Travel awarded with cash incentive by Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation in Nepal

The government of Nepal has finalized and approved the Incentive Rule Book to promote MICE tourism and has already put it into implementation. Global Asia Tours and Travel (P) Ltd, Kathmandu, is the first travel company to bag the cash incentive of Rs … July 12, 2011
BTC 2011 will take place on June 30 - July 1 at Fiera di Rimini Exhibition Centre

BTC 2011 will take place on June 30 - July 1 at Fiera di Rimini Exhibition Centre

The next BTC, the Italian trade show for the meetings, events, conferences, incentive travel, and business tourism industry, will be held at the Fiera di Rimini Exhibition Centre on June 30-July 1, 2011. The summer date has thus been confirmed after the … September 15, 2010
Eighth IMEX Politicians Forum highlights far-reaching rewards of hosting meetings and events

Eighth IMEX Politicians Forum highlights far-reaching rewards of hosting meetings and events

The message repeated more than any other at this year's Politicians Forum at IMEX 2010 in Frankfurt was that meetings are integral to the economic development process. Recognizing events in this way, according to a report on the Forum published today, … September 13, 2010
Seychelles delegation to attend 28th COMESA Policy Organs meetings and the 14th Heads of State and Government Summit in Swaziland

Seychelles delegation to attend 28th COMESA Policy Organs meetings and the 14th Heads of State and Government Summit in Swaziland

VICTORIA, Mahé - A Seychelles delegation led by Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Jean Paul Adam is attending the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) 28th Policy Organs meetings and the 14th Heads of State and Government Summit, taking … August 22, 2010
IMEX Politicians Forum forges ahead

IMEX Politicians Forum forges ahead

FRANKFURT, Germany - Twenty-nine politicians, together with 65 meetings industry leaders and keynote speakers, met yesterday to analyze and debate the full economic value of the global meetings industry at the annual IMEX Politicians Forum. The forum’s … May 26, 2010
IMEX Politicians Forum forges ahead

IMEX Politicians Forum forges ahead

FRANKFURT, Germany - Twenty-nine politicians, together with 65 meetings industry leaders and keynote speakers, met yesterday to analyze and debate the full economic value of the global meetings industry at the annual IMEX Politicians Forum. The forum’s … May 26, 2010
Bouyant mood among delegates at Routes Europe in Toulouse

Bouyant mood among delegates at Routes Europe in Toulouse

TOULOUSE, France - At the end of this year’s Routes Europe, the mood among the 700 delegates in attendance was positive. More than 3,000 route development meetings took place - more than at any other Routes Europe event. The event, held from May … May 13, 2010
Global exhibition industry develops the way forward from Bahrain platform

Global exhibition industry develops the way forward from Bahrain platform

As more than 80 members of UFI met to professionally ensure continued quality and effectiveness of exhibitions in the region, Bahrain had the opportunity to showcase its own expertise and hospitality to some of the region’s most experienced event organizers. … March 31, 2010
Meetings and incentive professionals from around the world prepare for Moscow International MICE Forum on March 16

Meetings and incentive professionals from around the world prepare for Moscow International MICE Forum on March 16

A total of 85 companies representing 43 countries have registered to participate at the 6th Moscow International MICE Forum on March 16. Registrations from Russian MICE specialists and corporate buyers are higher than last year, and all signals indicate … March 2, 2010
Hawaii visitor industry partners launch statewide sales blitz for new meetings business

Hawaii visitor industry partners launch statewide sales blitz for new meetings business

HONOLULU, HI – In a first for Hawaii’s tourism industry, group sales professionals representing resorts, hotels, and travel companies statewide are banding together to launch a coordinated telephone sales campaign this week to bring new meetings business … February 8, 2010
Business first as EIBTM 2009 closes

Business first as EIBTM 2009 closes

This year’s EIBTM was confirmed by Mandy Torrens, EIBTM exhibition director, as having attracted the largest ever gathering of hosted buyers and the most pre-scheduled appointments in the event’s 21-year-old history. She announced that unaudited … December 3, 2009
EIBTM - 21st year of delivering business

EIBTM - 21st year of delivering business

The 21st EIBTM opened today in Barcelona, Tuesday, December 1, the international meetings event where the world meets for best business, networking, and professional education. This year´s event has attracted over 3,300 suppliers representing 80 countries. … December 1, 2009
Jordan is an excellent meetings, conferences, incentive, and business travel destination

Jordan is an excellent meetings, conferences, incentive, and business travel destination

For a country to be a MICE destination, it has to have a few basic elements, and Jordan has them all.Jordan is located in the middle of the Middle East and is an easily-reachable country, from most European countries with only three to four hours of flying … November 30, 2009
XV MITM Americas was held in Havana, Cuba

XV MITM Americas was held in Havana, Cuba

The fifteenth edition of MITM Americas, Meetings, and Incentive Travel Market, was successfully held in the Melia Cohiba Hotel in Havana, Cuba, November 18 and 19. For MITM, held since 15 years ago throughout Europe; North Africa; and South, Central, … November 27, 2009
EIBTM 2009 - the global home of the meetings industry

EIBTM 2009 - the global home of the meetings industry

As the doors open to the 21st EIBTM next week in Barcelona – December 1-3 – the event is set to provide the meetings industry with a dynamic combination of best business, best professional education, best networking, and return on investment. The … November 26, 2009
IMEX Wild Card invites new destinations to join world stage

IMEX Wild Card invites new destinations to join world stage

Emerging destinations in the international meetings and incentives market can now submit applications to become a Wild Card entrant at IMEX 2010. Several previous winners have gone on to become exhibitors in their own right and owe much to their start … September 16, 2009
The world of meetings and incentives chooses to exhibit at EIBTM 2009

The world of meetings and incentives chooses to exhibit at EIBTM 2009

EIBTM 2009 www.eibtm.com has confirmed some of the leading names in the meetings industry as first-time exhibitors at this year’s show. This further demonstrates the industry’s recognition of the business potential and return on investment that participation … September 4, 2009
HVCB appoints Joan Palmtag as western regional director of accounts

HVCB appoints Joan Palmtag as western regional director of accounts

HONOLULU, HI – The Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau (HVCB) announced today the appointment of Joan Palmtag as western regional director of accounts for the corporate meetings and incentives (CMI) division. Based in Palm Springs, CA, Palmtag … August 11, 2009
Meetings industry honors HVCB with 2 national awards

Meetings industry honors HVCB with 2 national awards

HONOLULU, HI – Recognizing its service excellence to groups doing business in Hawaii for meetings and incentive events, the Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau (HVCB) has earned awards from two top-industry publications, Meetings & Conventions … August 6, 2009
Business first as EIBTM visitor registration opens

Business first as EIBTM visitor registration opens

EIBTM (www.eibtm.com), having attracted a record ABC-audited total attendance last year of over 8,100, has opened its visitor online registration for this year’s event taking place from December 1-3 at the Fira Gran Via in Barcelona. As a leading … August 5, 2009
Thailand government approves use of Internal Security Act as precaution for upcoming meetings

Thailand government approves use of Internal Security Act as precaution for upcoming meetings

On July 17-23, 2009, Thailand will be hosting in Phuket the 42nd ASEAN Ministers Meeting (AMM) and other related meetings - Post Ministerial Conferences and the 16th ASEAN Regional Forum. Foreign ministers and high-level officials from more than 25 countries … July 15, 2009
HVCB team selling Hawaii meeting experience at world conference in Salt Lake City

HVCB team selling Hawaii meeting experience at world conference in Salt Lake City

HONOLULU, HI – Starting this weekend, the Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau (HVCB) is leading an 18-member sales team for the state’s meetings industry at Meeting Professionals International’s World Education Conference, July 11-15 in Salt Lake … July 11, 2009
EIBTM championing the future of meetings technology

EIBTM championing the future of meetings technology

EIBTM 2009, running from December 1-2 in Barcelona, has gained an international reputation for showcasing the latest, most effective technology solutions for event and meeting planners at EIBTM’s dedicated MPI Technology Village (www.eibtm.com/techvillage) … July 6, 2009
EIBTM builds on record year

EIBTM builds on record year

On the back of audited attendance figures confirming EIBTM 2008 as the biggest ever, early signs illustrate how well the meetings industry is holding up in the current economic climate, with key exhibitors rebooking for 2009 and taking extra stand space, … April 24, 2009

Out in the open - new ways for companies to save on meeting costs?

SYDNEY, SINGAPORE & TOKYO – Budget-conscious business executives took cost-cutting to new extremes yesterday with a trial of free outdoor meetings at Sydney’s Bondi Beach, next to Singapore’s iconic Merlion and on Japan’s famous Niseko ski resort’s … April 23, 2009

Hilton unmasks hidden perils of conference calls

SINGAPORE – Next time you’re on that conference call and have a sneaking suspicion that people aren’t listening to you - it could be because they’re "otherwise engaged." Thirty-five percent of senior executives admit to staying on a conference … April 15, 2009

MITM Americas 2009 in Havana, Cuba

The fifteenth edition of MITM Americas, Meetings and Incentive Travel Market, will be held in Havana, Cuba on November 18 and 19 of this year. MITM is an international event and, as such, MITM invites USA travel trade organizations and companies to … March 23, 2009
New IMEX meetings under the microscope

New IMEX meetings under the microscope

FRANKFURT - International meetings industry exhibition, IMEX, is launching a new campaign to help planners deliver more effective meetings and events and so generate greater return on their investment. "Meetings Under the Microscope" will initially … February 19, 2009
EIBTM 2008 reveals

EIBTM 2008 reveals "mood of the market"

In a major European Meetings Industry report presented at EIBTM on Tuesday, December 2 by Sally Greenhill, managing director of The Right Solution, Ltd., results reflected that despite a challenging year for the meeting industry the ‘Mood of the Market’ … December 3, 2008
EIBTM's seminar program most comprehensive ever - something for everyone

EIBTM's seminar program most comprehensive ever - something for everyone

Delivering one of its key brand values of best professional education, EIBTM 2008 has organized its most comprehensive program ever, providing highly-targeted sessions for all those involved in the meetings industry. Over the three days – December … October 13, 2008
Reed Travel Exhibitions launches Americas Meetings Trade Show for 2010

Reed Travel Exhibitions launches Americas Meetings Trade Show for 2010

Reed Travel Exhibitions has announced today that it is to launch a new international trade show for the global meetings and incentive industry – the Americas Incentive Business Travel and Meetings Exhibition (AIBTM) to be held in Baltimore, Maryland … October 7, 2008
Harbour MICE

Harbour MICE

HONG KONG - Harbour Plaza Hong Kong, the flagship property of Harbour Plaza Hotels & Resorts conveniently located in Whampoa Garden - a café and boutique laden neighborhood in Kowloon 5 minutes removed from the bustling Tsimshatsui district - has re-defined … October 6, 2008
Zacchera Hotels inaugurates a new ballroom

Zacchera Hotels inaugurates a new ballroom

With a significant extension of spaces, the meeting offer of the Grand Hotel Dino has increased to 34 rooms It will be inaugurated in March 2008 the Grand Ballroom Carlo signed Zacchera Hotels in Baveno, on the Lake Maggiore. The new room … February 18, 2008

AIME 2008 priority booking period opens

Companies that participated in AIME 2007 have until 10 August to select their preferred space at AIME 2008 as part of AIME’s priority booking period. After 10 August, space on the floor plan is open to new exhibitors.AIME 2008, 16th AsiaPacific Incentives … July 27, 2007

Meetings TV is

First Site to Deliver On-Demand Video Site Tours to Meeting and Event PlannersWillowbrook, Ill. July 24, 2007 Meeting and Event Planning just became a lot easier, thanks to Meetings TV. This new web service allows planners to get "an inside look" via … July 25, 2007

Meeting Industry: BTC 2007- time to change...location, opportunities, web

A new location, a new way to make business and a new website, designed to become a work tool for meeting industry professionals. The 2007 edition of BTC, the International Meetings, Conventions and Incentives Fair appears on the market with many new ideas. … July 20, 2007



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