2018 event programme


  • The 2018 Event Schedule

    See our full event schedule to plan your activities over the two day at the exhibition. More information will be added over the coming weeks.

  • Wednesday 12th September

    time agenda location
    09:00 Exhibition opens Exhibition Hall E5-E6
    10:00 – 10:30 Opening ceremony Exhibition Hall E5-E6
    10:30 – 11:30 Education Forum | ibtm World Trends Report Knowledge Hub
    11:20 – 11:40 Destination Presentation | Macao Trade and Investment Promotion Institute Community Hub
    11:40 – 12:00 Destination Presentation | Enjoy Freedom Trave Service Co Ltd - New Zealand Lord of the Rings Tour Community Hub
    11:45 – 12:30 Education Forum | ICCA: Association advances in China Knowledge Hub
    12:20 – 13:20 Networking Lunch Buffet @ Macao Pavilion (30 pax) Booth C03
    12:20 – 13:20 Taste of Sri Lanka Reception Hosted Buyer Lounge
    13:20 – 13:40 Destination Presentation | Astana Convention Bureau Community Hub

    13:30 – 14:30

    Education Forum | The New Wave Of Chinese Tech Innovation Knowledge Hub
    14:00 – 14:20 Destination Presentation | Dongcheng District Commission Of Tourism Development Of Beijing Municipality Community Hub
    14:45 – 15:15 Education Forum | Quality Service Value Visualization, Creating Industry Quality and Consuming Environment Knowledge Hub
    15:00 – 15:20

    Destination Presentation | Russia Convention Bureau

    Community Hub
    15:20 – 15:40 Destination Presentation | San Fransisco Travel Association Community Hub
    15:30 – 16:00 Education Forum | Overlook the industry transformation, opportunities and challenge Knowledge Hub
    16:00 – 16:20 Destination Presentation | Sri Lanka Convention Bureau Community Hub
    16:20 – 16:40 Destination Presentation | Kunming Exposition Affairs Bureau Community Hub
    16:40 – 16:55 Networking with AccorHotels Hosted Buyers Booth E05
    17:00

    End of day one

    19:00 - 20:30 Beijing Night GALA Reception *Open to invited exhibitors, hosted buyers and the media only, please wear your badge and attend the event with invitation letter Ballroom, Legendale Hotel Beijing
  • Thursday 13th September 2018

    time agenda location
    09:00 Exhibition opens Exhibition Hall E5-E6
    09:50 – 10:10 Destination Presentation | NYC & Company MICE Seminar Community Hub
    10:00 – 11:00 Education Forum | Capitalizing on the growth of customized Tour – Panel Discussion Knowledge Hub
    10:30 – 10:50 Destination Presentation | Pilot USA & TotalMax Homes Solutions Community Hub
    10:50 – 11:10 Destination Presentation | Genting Resort Secret Garden Community Hub
    11:15 – 12:00 Education Forum | PR OR 5 Tips for Reputation Management in 2019 Knowledge Hub
    11:30 – 11:50 Destination Presentation | Los Angeles Tourism and Convention Board Community Hub
    11:50 – 12:10 Destination Presentation | Nanjing Municipal Tourism Commission Community Hub
    12:10 – 13:30 Busan Destination Presentation Lunch (60 Hosted Buyers) V-Continent Beijing Parkview Wuzhou Hotel (coach P)
    12:10 – 13:10 Networking Lunch Buffet @ Macao Pavilion (30 pax) Booth C03
    12:10 – 13:10 San Fransisco Travel Luncheon Hosted Buyer Lounge
    12:50 – 13:10 Destination Presentation | South Africa National Convention Bureau Community Hub
    13:00 – 13:45 Education Forum | What’s the Problem We’re Trying to Solve? Selling Incentive Travel to Business Leaders Knowledge Hub
    13:30 - 13:50 Destination Presentation | Ningbo Municipal Tourism Development Committee Community Hub
    13:50 - 14:10 Destination Presentation | Tourism Administration Of Guangzhou Municipality Community Hub
    14:00 - 14:45 Education Forum | Design engaging events basing on the understanding of different personality traits Knowledge Hub
    14:30 - 14:50 Destination Presentation | Suzhou Tourism Bureau Community Hub
    15:00 - 15:30 Education Forum | Talent Management: Get the most from your workforce Knowledge Hub
    16:00 - 16:30 Lucky Draw Community Hub
    17:00 Exhibition Closes