Trade visitor registration is now open for ibtm world (previously EIBTM), the leading global event for the meeting and events industry. Industry professionals are invited to register via www.ibtmworld.com/visit2015.
Barcelona was recently ranked as the fifth top meeting and events destination globally in the ICCA ratings. More than 15,500 meetings industry professionals are set to attend the event in Fira Gran Via, Barcelona from Nov. 17-19.
The benefits of pre-registering as a trade visitor include free fast-track entry, flexibility to arrange personal schedules, discounted travel and accommodation, opportunities to attend a range of networking events and education sessions and pre-show information updates that will enable registered attendees to effectively plan their visit.
ibtm world will facilitate opportunities for attendees to establish meaningful business connections and meet over 3,000 international meetings and events industry suppliers. The event will also provide valuable opportunities for attendees to develop further business contacts in a more leisurely atmosphere and to learn about the latest trends and key issues in the industry.
Nick Sotis, director, ProSites, commented, “The key here is networking with a lot of different suppliers. This means better relationships and being able to easily and successfully match my clients with the right products and suppliers.”
Travel and Accommodation
ibtm world will offer a range of travel and accommodation discounts for all attendees including up to 50 percent off airfares by Iberia and Lufthansa Group, and discounts on rail fares by Renfe and ferry fares by Acciona Trasmediterránea as well as reduced rates on accommodation. For full details, go to www.ibtmworld.com/travel-discounts.
To find out more about the benefits of attending ibtm world as a trade visitor and to register, please visit www.ibtmworld.com/visit2015.
ibtm world Hosted Buyer Program
ibtm world invites senior-level decision makers working within meetings, incentive travel, business travel, international conventions or events to apply to attend the event as Hosted Buyers. To find out more about the Hosted Buyer Program and its VIP benefits, watch the Hosted Buyer Journey video, or to apply for your place, visit www.ibtmworld.com/hosted.