Next Appointments - Stay Updated

Conference and Incentive fairs updated till beginning 2018

Leisure Travel Fairs updated till the end of the year

You can also consider Fairs and Workshops for Promotions, 
Incentive Marketing, orHotellery - all in one link!


C.I.C (The Convention Industry Council) rebrands to Events Industry Council (E.I.C.)

The Convention Industry Council is pleased to announce it is now the Events Industry Council, 
and revealed a new logo to correspond with its name change.

The Events Industry Council will continue to power the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) program, driving and advancing the education, certification and professionalism of the industry. 


Hosted Buyer Programs for associations

Do you plan large-scale meetings, conventions, or trade shows ?    
You could be eligible for FREE airfare, lodging, and admission to the following events.
  • Ibtm America (former AIBTM) - 
  • ILTM Asia- Shanghai
  • ILTM Americas - Cancun
  • Confec Blue - Marbella
  • Fiexpo LatinoAmerica - Santiago - Chile
  • Incentive Travel exchange - Las Vegas
  • Meeting &Incentive Travel Exchange Caribbean - Jamaica
  • Asia Meeting &Incentive Travel Exchange - Bangkok
  • CINZ Meetings  - New Zealand
  • MITM Cultour Fair - Santo Domingo
  • Thailand Travel Mart - TTM + GMS . Chiang Mai


Ten New Dmap Accredited Destinations for DMAI

A DMO (Destination Marketing Organisation) must comply with 58 mandatory and 30 voluntary standards to become successfully accredited, and last year ten new DMOs have been approved including Greater Houston (TX) Convention and visitors Bureau, Monterrey (Mexico) Convention and visitors Bureau and Louisiana (LA)  Office of Tourism


HBAA: new plans for 2014

HBAA has partnered with several organizations, including Eventia, Confex and BVEP, the goal is to expand the circle of collaborations.
"The members will be periodically visited at their offices, rather than wait for them to visit in HBBA. 
We will arrange events to make discover more potential for HBAA" These are the words of Chris Parnham, newly re-elected chairman.
The criteria for membership will be decided together withall the members of the HBAA.
"The new policies are appreciated by our members, sensitive to changes and innovations." Mr. Parnham said.