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  • Travel Trade Athens: 8 & 9 October 2018 Registrations are now open

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    8th Oct, 2018
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    The City of Athens signature annual event Travel Trade Athens 2018, now in its 6thyear, will be taking place on 8-9 October 2018, hosting selected international buyers focusing on Athens and Greece.

    Travel Trade Athens is organized by the City of Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB) in cooperation with the European Association of Tour Operators (ETOA). The goal of the event is to develop first-hand business relationships between top MICE, corporate and leisure buyers from across the globeand leading tourism suppliers from Athens and Greece as well as showcasingAthens as a year-round cultural, artistic, and modern citybreak and meetings industry destination. 

    Travel Trade Athens aims to attract more than 100 representatives of tour operators, travel agents, conference and event organizers from the US and Europe as well as media representatives to promote the Greek experience. 

    The first Travel Trade Athens took place in 2013 as part of the City’s strategy to actively promote Athens as a destination in the global travel industry. In just 5 years, TTA has managed to become the signature travel trade event for promoting Athens. It has become a successful platform for networking between established travel trade and meetings professionals from across the world with Greek suppliers. With over 12,000 B2B pre-scheduled meetings, taking place in the past five years, Travel Trade Athens has attracted more than 420 selected hosted buyers from 35 countries representing Europe, USA, Asia, Australia and other significant markets. 

    Travel trade Athens 2018 programme includes: 

    • A fully-hosted travel and accommodation package, including FAM trips that give participants the chance to discover the city’s products and experiences while experiencing the Athenian culture, hospitality and gastronomy.
    • A two-day B2B workshop with pre-arranged B2B appointments between buyers and suppliers.
    • A social program that offers the opportunity to network with fellow decision-makers from across the world and to interact further with leading tourism suppliers from Athens and Greece. 

    Hosted Buyer and Supplier applications are now open on www.traveltradeathens.gr. Suppliers can catch the early bird registration fee by 15/7/2018

    For all media enquiries and interview requests please contact:

    Matina Magkou
    mmagkou@developathens.gr
    +302103253123

  • Annual BestCities Global Forum in Bogotá

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    9th Dec, 2018
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    Associations from all over the world are to descend on Bogotá for a week of inspiring speakers, thought-provoking workshops and networking all around the theme of the Power of the People at the annual BestCities Global Forum, 9-12 December, 2018.

    At a time where geopolitical issues or religious boundaries can create barriers for knowledge sharing and collaboration, the business events industry has never had a more important role to play. The Global Forum will address the topic by bringing together 12 partner cities which promote the highest level of standards for conferences and events.

    Delegates will attend an Ambassador Dinner to meet with peers, local ambassadors and key contacts, giving them an opportunity to build relationship and grow their network.

    Registration for the Global Forum is now open. Free to attend, with round-trip flights, accommodation and meals for all attending qualified international association executives.

    Where: Agora Bogotá Convention Center, Bogotá, Colombia

    Dates: 9-12 December 2018

    To register interest and for further information please contact: jane.cunningham@bestcities.net

     

    @BestCitiesGA www.bestcities.net

  • Asia Pacific Incentives and Meetings Event (AIME) 2019

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    18th Feb, 2019
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    The Asia Pacific Incentives Meetings Event (AIME) is the leading trade event for the meetings and event industry in the Asia Pacific region. AIME is when industry decision makers connect, create and do business across the Asia Pacific region and the world. 

    Taking place in Melbourne, Australia from 18-20 February 2019, AIME brings together the right buyers with the right exhibitors. Our curated Hosted Buyer Program ensures that the Buyers who attend Asia Pacific Incentives and Meetings Industry are ready to do business. Our bespoke PSA system will align over 14,000 meetings between Exhibitors’ destination and services and the needs to the Buyers delivering real value to the industry.

    In a vibrant environment when the key stakeholders in the industry gather, knowledge transfer and learning are fostered and the power of connection and community are realised at AIME.

    When Asia Pacific Meets

    www.aime.com.au

  • European Association Summit! Be a speaker at the event!

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    28th Feb, 2019
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    The call for the proposals for the 7th European Association Summit, taking place on 28 February - 1 March 2019 is open.

    Available until 28th September for association representatives to submit case studies, the call is an opportunity to shape the interactive workshops on various items resulting from international associations' experience on issues such as events, advocacy, marketing, governance or the latest trends in other areas.

    The European Association Summit is a leading event designed by association professionals for association professionals. Held in Brussels, the event has become an unmissable opportunity to share information and knowledge, and network with other international associations. Organised by visit.brussels together with international partners the next edition will take place in the SQUARE - Brussels Convention Centre.

    For more information, please visit www.easummit.brussels

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