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IMEX 2020 cancellation

It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the cancellation of this year’s IMEX in Frankfurt (due to take place 12-14 May 2020).

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IBTM India – Picks The Venetian Macao as Premier Partner

The Venetian Macao, a five-star luxury integrated resort, in Macau, has chosen IBTM India as a major partnership this year as part of the...

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VIZEAT Food Travel Experience Launches Partership Deals

Leading immersive food experience platform, VizEat, will be at the IBTM in Barcelona to talk about its new initiative of providing travel, events and...

Barclays Bank Cuts Non-Essential Meetings Travel

It has been reported that Barclays is considering a clampdown on international travel to essential external meetings in an effort to control expenses.  The...

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Tech Entrepreneur to open 2018 Knowledge Programme

IBTM World announced that the multi-award winning tech entrepreneur Charlotte Pearce, Founder and CEO of the innovative tech platform, Inkpact as the third keynote...

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VIZEAT Food Travel Experience Launches Partership Deals

Leading immersive food experience platform, VizEat, will be at the IBTM in Barcelona to talk about its new initiative of providing travel, events and...
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Spotlight (Formerly CUT communications) – Seeks New Challenges

Spotl1ght Communications (formerly Cut Communications) will end their association with the ibtm events portfolio at the end of December 2016. In a statement to...

IACC(International Association of Conference Centres) Lists Top Meeting Package Trends for 2016

Following research among the 378 members of IACC, the association released its Top Meeting Package Trends for 2016, which are influencing meeting planners and...
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Your Employee Asset

Some of the top mistakes companies make in their customer experience management efforts. This post examines Ignoring Employees. Not surprisingly, customer experience programs focus...
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Luxury is back in fashion

Not long ago, luxury resorts were taking the term "resort" out of their name in a bid to re-attract meetings business -- which...

AIR TRAVEL

IATA Estimates a $113 Billion Airline Loss Due to Cornavirus

IATA estimated that the Corona virus crisis could cut US$113 billion of revenue. The total value of the US-Schengen airline market in 2019 was US$20.6 billion, with US-Germany (US$4 billion), US-France (US$3.5 billion) and US-Italy (US$2.9 billion) being the biggest losers.

Coronavirus Impacts European Tourism

France has seen a 30% to 40% fall in tourists following the coronavirus outbreak according to the French Finance minister Bruno Le Maire. The drop off in tourist numbers is seen as posing a major impact on France’s economy. France is one of the most visited countries in the world, and tourism accounts for nearly 8% of its GDP. It is estimated that France welcomes around 2.7 million Chinese tourists to the country each year, but the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak will seriously impact the tourist season of 2020.
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AIDS Conference – Delegates Lost on Malaysian MH17 Downing

CORRECTION !! According to a news report from the Australian News Service ABC,  (from July 17th), about 100 of the 298 people killed on...
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Star Alliance Interview – Convention and Meetings Support, IMEX

Star Alliance, has recently re-launched new MICE products under the name of “Conventions Plus” and are focused on delegates and organisers of meetings and...
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Deon Cloete (GM) of Cape Town International Airport on Meetings and Business Tourism

The Airports Company of South Africa’s Mr Deon Cloete, General Manager of Cape Town International Airport, spoke to MICExchange at INDABA 2014, where he...
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$2.5b lost per month in Business Events shutdown

The necessity of shutting down gatherings of people to control the spread of the coronavirus has meant the business events sector is also shut down. Like other sectors that are reliant on people coming together, business events companies have been hit hard and fast by the rapid escalation of the virus around the globe.

IATA Estimates a $113 Billion Airline Loss Due to Cornavirus

IATA estimated that the Corona virus crisis could cut US$113 billion of revenue. The total value of the US-Schengen airline market in 2019 was US$20.6 billion, with US-Germany (US$4 billion), US-France (US$3.5 billion) and US-Italy (US$2.9 billion) being the biggest losers.

E3 2020 CANCELLED DUE TO CONCERNS OVER COVID-19

After careful consultation with our member companies regarding the health and safety of everyone in our industry – our fans, our employees, our exhibitors, and our longtime E3 partners – we have made the difficult decision to cancel E3 2020, scheduled for June 9-11 in Los Angeles

IMEX 2020 cancellation

It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the cancellation of this year’s IMEX in Frankfurt (due to take place 12-14 May 2020).

2020 Asia Amusement & Attractions Expo (AAA 2020)

AAA has been supported by many big-name exhibitors worldwide, including Chinese exhibitors like UNIS, Wahlap, Golden Dragon, G-Look, Golden Horse, Letian, Wangming, Prodigy, and overseas brands like Sacoa (Argentina), Semnox (India), Embed (Australia), Wibit Sports (Germany), Zone Laser Tag & Hologate (Germany), Dragonautics (Singapore), Delta Strike (New Zealand), F2 Systems Inc (Korea), etc.

2020 World Cultural & Tourism Industry Expo (WCTIE 2020)

WCTIE is a new addition to the Guangzhou International Leisure & Recreation Expo (GILE), a mega event with 15 years of history in the leisure industry, consisting of a series of sub-fairs, and yearly attracting tens of thousands of trade visitors and exhibitors who are all potential high-end travelers!

Covid-19 and Conference Cancellations: Perhaps, it could have been better

After SARS and H1N1, the 21 st Century did not need another outbreak, but 2020 saw just that, with Covid-19, emerging out of the Wuhan province of China towards the end of 2019, to encapsulate the globe, before the end of the 1 st Quarter of 2020.

IMEX 2020 in Frankfurt is Going Ahead

With major events cancelling across Europe IMEX in Frankfurt is bucking the trend and is still planning to go-ahead. With IMEX due to take place in the middle of May, the IMEX team continues to plan confidently for the show with NO plans to postpone or cancel.

Coronavirus Impacts European Tourism

France has seen a 30% to 40% fall in tourists following the coronavirus outbreak according to the French Finance minister Bruno Le Maire. The drop off in tourist numbers is seen as posing a major impact on France’s economy. France is one of the most visited countries in the world, and tourism accounts for nearly 8% of its GDP. It is estimated that France welcomes around 2.7 million Chinese tourists to the country each year, but the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak will seriously impact the tourist season of 2020.

IBTM postpones IBTM Asia Pacific 2020

Reed Travel Exhibitions has announced that it has postponed the inaugural edition of IBTM Asia Pacific in Singapore to 13-14 April 2021. The decision has been taken following the latest advice from our partners regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19), and as a result of in-depth discussions with our customers and hosted buyers from the region and globally, whose welfare is our number one priority.

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