Trade Shows

Trade Shows

Trade shows are temporary events in different recurring intervals where new products and services are presented. The number of trade fairs is steadily increasing worldwide; therefore it is important for exhibitors and visitors to get a quick overview and find the right trade shows for themselves. The Hotel Specialist offers a fast and detailed way to search for exhibitions by date.

► 1 May 2017 ↓4 May 2017 – We Are Africa 2017

Cape Town , South Africa

We Are Africa’s vision is to unlock Africa from these tired old tropes, projecting a more modern and dynamic image outwards and bringing a plethora of new business in. In cooperation with the continent’s best travel brands, we are dedicated to telling the many stories of Africa’s diverse countries and people.

► 2 May 2017  – TOPHOTELPROJECTS World Tour Las Vegas 2017

Las Vegas, United States

The TOPHOTELPROJECTS World Tour is a series of high quality, personal networking events, that brings together the local market in the most important cities for the hospitality industry on a global level.

► 3 May 2017 ↓5 May 2017 – HD Expo 2017

Las Vegas, United States

HD Expo is the premier trade show and hospitality conference for its industry. Established in 1992 and presented by Hospitality Design magazine, it remains at the forefront by offering the newest and most innovative products and services, encouraging and sharing ideas, providing inspiration and connecting hospitality professionals. HD Expo is dedicated to bringing the interior design industry, architects, owners/operators, developers, specifiers and purchasers the best available resources for their projects. This includes the most informative conference sessions led by top specialists pertinent to today’s industry.

► 3 May 2017 ↓5 May 2017 – World Tourism Forum Lucerne 2017

Lucerne, Switzerland

With over 450 CEO’s, leaders and experts and 65 represented nationalities, World Tourism Forum Lucerne 2015 was a great success. Gain insight into our Forum 2015 (image video) and find all information about our recent Forum here. The next World Tourism Forum Lucerne will take place from 3-5 May 2017. The agenda will be updated here soon.

► 3 May 2017 – Network ITT London 2017

London, United Kingdom

This month’s Network ITT will take place at the Phoenix Artist Club, Covent Garden, from 6pm until 8pm.  The event will be an informal, friendly evening that enables you to get together with travel colleagues for a drink after work. It’s a great way of increasing your contact list and entry is free* – just come along and look out for the ITT signs and familiar faces. You can bring along industry colleagues even if they’re not an ITT Member. All we ask is that you pre-register your colleagues so that we can contact them about membership and other activities.

► 3 May 2017 ↓4 May 2017 – Australasian Hotel Industry Conference and Exhibition (AHICE) 2017

Melbourne, Australia

AHICE is the must attend event for hotel executives, general managers, tourism leaders and major suppliers of goods and services to the hotel industry in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific. The conference and exhibition provides the opportunity to showcase your company, launch new products, network, build existing relationships, meet the industry leaders and create brand awareness while meeting the key decision makers in the hotel industry.

► 3 May 2017 ↓5 May 2017 – American Express World Luxury Expo, Riyadh 2017

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

The 5th American Express World Luxury Expo hosted in the palatial Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh, will again showcase the world’s leading luxury brands, to an ultra-affluent and highly discerning target audience.

► 3 May 2017 ↓4 May 2017 – EyeforTravel Europe 2017

London, United Kingdom

EyeforTravel’s European Flagship summit will be celebrating its 20th year with a brand new name and a fresh new look. The event focuses on all things travel, from distribution, sales and marketing, through to analytics, revenue management and tech. In a brand new central London location, there’s never been a better time to meet the leaders, innovators and disruptors in European travel.

► 4 May 2017 – ABTA Regional Meeting – Greater London 2017

London, United Kingdom

Register your free place at ABTA’s Regional Meeting, where the senior team from ABTA look forward to meeting you to discuss a range of issues that will affect your business, including the latest on Brexit, Data Protection, Package Travel Directive, Credit/debit card charges, Travel with confidence campaign and much more.

► 4 May 2017 ↓5 May 2017 – Business Aviation Safety Summit (BASS) 2017

Phoenix, United States

The Business Aviation Safety Summit (BASS) is a forum for the industry to meet in a collaborative environment to identify safety concerns, devise approaches to reduce risk and implement initiatives to improve safety. The summit, in its 62nd year, is organised by Flight Safety Foundation in partnership with the National Business Aviation Association. Content covers safety, training, practical solutions, management, human factors and other issues for every segment of the business aviation industry. Programming is complemented by an exhibit marketplace showcasing aviation safety related products and services.

► 7 May 2017 ↓10 May 2017 – AAAE Conference & Exposition 2017

Long Beach, United States

Conferences have become a commonplace occurrence in every industry, but just like you hold yourself to a higher standard for the service you provide travelers every single day, we hold ourselves to a higher standard in the services we provide you.

► 8 May 2017 ↓10 May 2017 – Digital Travel Summit 2017

Las Vegas, United States

Digital Travel Summit is the premier interactive event for travel, hospitality and leisure executives. Join us to take your digital, eCommerce and customer experience strategies to the next level with enhanced personalization at every touch-point.

► 8 May 2017 ↓10 May 2017 – Meet the Money® 2017

Los Angeles, United States

Meet the Money® 2017 will be held May 8-10, 2017 in Los Angeles.

► 8 May 2017 ↓9 May 2017 – UNWTO World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism 2017

San Sebastián, Spain

The 2017 edition of the World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism will return to its origins in San Sebastian, Spain and its surroundings. The Basque Culinary Centre in San Sebastian is the co-organizer of all UNWTO fora on Gastronomy Tourism and the World Forum will be held there every second year.

► 8 May 2017 ↓11 May 2017 – HOFEX 2017

Wanchai, Hong Kong

HOFEX – the region’s leading food and hospitality trade show will return on 8 – 11 May 2016 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. In its 16th edition, HOFEX 2016 continues to blend the best of Food and Beverages, Equipment, Supplies, Services and Hospitality Technologies.

► 10 May 2017 ↓12 May 2017 – ITB China

China

ITB China is the new travel trade show exclusively focused on the Chinese Travel Market. The three day event gathers international destinations, service and travel technology provider in Shanghai connecting them with handpicked Chinese Buyers.

► 11 May 2017 – Business Travel Tech Talk 2017

Chicago, United States

This one-day conference designed exclusively for corporate travel buyers provides an intimate platform for attendees to share experiences, challenges and solutions with peers.

► 11 May 2017 ↓12 May 2017 – Latin America Passenger Rail Expansion Summit 2017

Buenos Aires, Argentina

The Latin America Passenger Rail Expansion Summit will bring together local and international stakeholders, government officials, operators, developers, architects, consultants and equipment plus solution providers to discuss the current rail sector.

► 15 May 2017 ↓16 May 2017 – Canadian Hotel Investment Conference 2017

Toronto, Canada

For 21 years, the Canadian Hotel Investment Conference has established itself as the definitive source for information, insight and opinion on today’s Canadian lodging market. For senior executives from across North America this business conference delivers outstanding insight on where the industry is today, where its heading and the options it can deliver.

► 15 May 2017 ↓16 May 2017 – SAHIC Cuba 2017

Havana, Cuba

SAHIC is the annual event aiming to promote business in the hotel, tourism and related real estate projects sector in the region.

► 15 May 2017 – SITE Nite Europe 2017

Frankfurt, Germany

SITE Nite Europe is the place where the global SITE community comes together to build incentive travel relationships – all while raising funds in support of upcoming EU spending patterns research. Join us before IMEX 2016 for the opportunity to reconnect with colleagues while experiencing the sophistication of the historical, award-winning Kameha Suite.

► 15 May 2017 ↓17 May 2017 – World Travel Catering & Onboard Services Expo Middle East 2017

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

World Travel Catering & Onboard Services Expo Middle East is the largest dedicated platform for the travel catering industry in the Middle East, Africa and Indian Sub-Continent..

► 16 May 2017 ↓18 May 2017 – PhoCusWright Europe 2017

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Phocuswright is the travel industry research authority on how travelers, suppliers and intermediaries connect.

► 16 May 2017 – LGBT Tourism & Hospitality Symposium 2017

Fort Lauderdale, United States

The 3rd Annual LGBT Tourism & Hospitality Symposium is part of an expanded week of programming, called “LGBT Week.” Visit the full site for additional content and attendance options!

► 16 May 2017 ↓18 May 2017 – INDABA 2017

Durban, South Africa

INDABA is one of the largest tourism marketing events on the African calendar and one of the top three ‘must visit’ events of its kind on the global calendar.

► 16 May 2017 ↓18 May 2017 – IMEX 2017

Frankfurt, Germany

The show where the global meetings industry continues to do business while maximising connections, networking opportunities and over 70 sessions of education. Book and plan your IMEX 2017 to make the most of your time, development and foremost business.

► 17 May 2017 ↓19 May 2017 – WTM Connect Asia 2017

Penang, Malaysia

WTM Connect Asia is an exciting new event bringing together suppliers of South East Asia and international travel product to meet with outbound Chinese, South East Asian and international Hosted Buyers.

► 17 May 2017 ↓19 May 2017 – Amadeus Hospitality Customer Conference 2017

Boston, United States

Save the date and register now to attend the annual Amadeus Hospitality Customer Conference! This is where customers, partners, and more come together to show how they adapt, differentiate, and share their success among industry professionals.

► 18 May 2017 ↓21 May 2017 – PATA Annual Summit 2017

Negombo, Sri Lanka

PATA Annual Summit brings together international thought leaders, industry shapers, and senior decision-makers who are professionally engaged with the Asia Pacific region, attracting 200-400 delegates from 30+ countries, . The Summit serves both as the Association’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) and as a global tourism forum for enhancing the sustainable growth, value and quality of travel and tourism in the Asia Pacific region.

► 20 May 2017 ↓23 May 2017 – NRA Show 2017

Chicago, United States

Every year, over the course of four days, more than 1,800 suppliers and tens of thousands of buyers come together to make lasting connections that drive business profitability and shape the future of the restaurant, foodservice and hospitality industry.

► 21 May 2017 ↓23 May 2017 – Luxury Travel Advisor’s ULTRA Summit 2017

Washington DC, United States

As an invite-only event, ULTRA invites only pre-qualified, leading luxury travel agency owners and managers eager to meet one-to-one with the crème de la crème of luxury travel suppliers.  This is event has limited capacity to allow for the intimacy required to enable such a productive venue focused around this unique segment.

► 23 May 2017 ↓25 May 2017 – GBTA Conference 2017 | Toronto

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

GBTA Conference 2017 | Toronto is the largest Canadian travel management conference, with over 550 people in 2016, now limitless attendance for 2017.

► 23 May 2017 ↓24 May 2017 – Travel Law Seminar 2017

London, United Kingdom

The ABTA Travel Law Seminar is a key event in the travel industry calendar. It offers expert, up-to-date sessions on legal, regulatory and policy matters in the sector delivered by specialist travel lawyers, senior civil servants, ABTA’s internal legal team and travel industry professionals to help you prepare your business for the challenges that you will face this year and in the years to come.

► 23 May 2017 ↓24 May 2017 – Digi.travel Thailand International Conference 2017

Bangkok, Thailand

The 2nd “Digi.travel Thailand International Conference & Expo 2017” will give answers to five major questions in the digital tourism economy. “Digi.travel Thailand International Conference & Expo” is part of the “Digi.travel World Events”, is the top annual meeting-point for experts from the eTourism, mTourism, travel technology, digital travel marketing and distribution channels with decision makers, entrepreneurs, professionals from the travel & hospitality industry of Thailand, the ASEAN Countries as well as the rest of the world, where they can exchange knowledge and experiences, to learn and do business.

► 25 May 2017 – Protecting Travelling Employees Seminar 2017

Central London, United Kingdom

ABTA’s Protecting Travelling Employees Seminar explores how to keep the growing number of business travellers safe whilst on the move.  With company spend on business travel steadily increasing, it’s crucial to ensure the safety of employees.

► 25 May 2017 – ITT Odyssey Suppers 2017

London, United Kingdom

Helen Caron, Director for Distribution and Cruise, TUI Group, will be the guest speaker at the third Odyssey Supper of 2017.  Helen was appointed Director for Distribution and Cruise in 2016, responsible for the continued modernisation and growth of Thomson Cruises plus all customer-facing areas, including retail, financial services, contact centres, overseas holiday experience, commercial and ancillaries and the company’s property portfolio.

► 3 Jun 2017 ↓7 Jun 2017 – International Pow Wow 2017

Washington, DC, United States

U.S. Travel Association’s IPW is the travel industry’s premier international marketplace and the largest generator of travel to the U.S. – it is NOT a typical trade show. In just three days of intensive pre-scheduled business appointments, more than 1,000 U.S. travel organisations from every region of the USA (representing all industry category components), and more than 1,200 international and domestic buyers from more than 70 countries conduct business negotiations that result in the generation of more than $3.5 billion in future Visit USA travel.

► 4 Jun 2017 ↓6 Jun 2017 – NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference 2017

New York City, United States

Plan now to join the global leaders in lodging development, investment, and finance during the 39th Annual NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, which will be held on June 4–6, 2017 at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York City.

► 4 Jun 2017 – World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2017

Shanghai, China

World Travel Awards will be announcing its 2017 Asian & Australasian winners at the annual Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony to be held this year at Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai, on June 4th.

► 5 Jun 2017 ↓6 Jul 2017 – Leaders in Hospitality CEE & CIS Summit 2017

Prague, Czech Republic

This year mark marks the 5th anniversary of the Leaders in Hospitality Summit. Over these 5 years we supported, educated and inspired hospitality industry while promoting the region within the global landscape and unveiling numerous business opportunities the market has to offer. After travelling across the region for previous summits, the celebratory edition of Leaders in Hospitality is coming back home to Prague where it was launched. We are excited to present you with anniversary edition of the summit like you have not seen before and are looking forward to having our old friends and new friends to join in the celebration!

► 5 Jun 2017 ↓8 Jun 2017 – ILTM Asia – International Luxury Travel Market Asia 2017

Shanghai, China

ILTM Asia is the show everyone is talking about. It’s a slick international, invitation-only global event where the suppliers of the world’s best luxury travel experiences get to meet the buyers representing Asia Pacific’s fast growing and sought after market of luxury travellers. All taking place in Shanghai over four days – see you there.

► 5 Jun 2017 ↓9 Jun 2017 – Hospitality Management Program 2017

Hyderabad, India

The hospitality sector in the emerging economies is evolving. Organisations are transforming rapidly to the changing needs of the hospitality sector to build and sustain strategic advantage in the rapidly changing environment. Sustainability, increasing influence of social networks, the changing profile of travelers, global convergence of cultures and several other factors have engaged hospitality enterprises to innovate, redefine the customer value and build solutions for sustainable growth and leadership.

► 6 Jun 2017 – The Summit 2017

London, United Kingdom

In 2017, The Summit is joining forces with the Global Restaurant Investment Forum (GRIF), the Hotel Distribution Event, Serviced Apartment News, AviaDev and the Airports Association to deliver the Summit of Summits.

► 6 Jun 2017 ↓7 Jun 2017 – Safety Forum 2017

Brussels, Belgium

The 5th Safety Forum will be held June 6-7, 2017 at Eurocontrol Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. This annual event is co-sponsored by Flight Safety Foundation, European Regions Airline Association and Eurocontrol.

► 7 Jun 2017 ↓9 Jun 2017 – HI Design Europe 2017

Split, Croatia

HI Design Europe brings the decision makers from Europe’s hotel design industry together: The big brand hotel groups and Interior Designers meeting with the most innovative Suppliers from all over the world. The number and quality of attending Buyers is guaranteed and unmatched at any other event. There is a maximum of 85 places for suitable FF&E supplier companies.

► 7 Jun 2017 – Network ITT London 2017

London, United Kingdom

This month’s Network ITT will take place at the Phoenix Artist Club, Covent Garden, from 6pm until 8pm.  The event will be an informal, friendly evening that enables you to get together with travel colleagues for a drink after work. It’s a great way of increasing your contact list and entry is free* – just come along and look out for the ITT signs and familiar faces.

► 7 Jun 2017 – Boutique Hotel Investment Conference 2017

New York City, United States

Boutique & lifestyle hotels cater to unique segments of guests by creating their own niche. As global travelers spend more of their dollars with a focus on experience, the boutique & lifestyle segment continues to explode.

► 8 Jun 2017 ↓9 Jun 2017 – WIT Japan & North Asia 2017

Tokyo, Japan

Six years on since we held the first WIT in Tokyo, it is time to “Reimagine” North Asia, a region that’s never been as well-connected as now and that’s fully invested in travel, technology and startups.

► 8 Jun 2017 ↓11 Jun 2017 – CONFEC Blue 2017

London, United Kingdom

In an exclusive and intimate results-oriented business setting, CONFEC Blue 2017 will bring together top international agencies, corporate and incentive organisers to meet with international hotel chains, individual properties, unusual venues, convention bureaus, tourist boards and DMCs to participate in a series of one-on-one meetings over two dedicated business days.

► 10 Jun 2017 ↓10 Sep 2017 – Expo Astana 2017

Astana, Kazakhstan

On November 22, 2012 Astana was chosen by the International Exhibitions Bureau (BIE) as the venue to host EXPO-2017, which will focus on the theme “Future Energy”. The theme is aimed to concentrate on both the future of energy, but also on innovative, but practical energy solutions, and their global impact. EXPO-2017 will be the first time that a major international exhibition of this kind is coming to a country from the former Soviet Union. More than 100 countries and 10 international organisations are expected to participate. Around 2-3 million people are expected to visit the international pavilions from June to September 2017.

► 12 Jun 2017 ↓14 Jun 2017 – ITT Conference 2017

Sorrento, Italy

The 2017 ITT Conference will be held at the Hilton Sorrento Palace in Italy. Immersed in history and art, and just a stone’s throw from the Mediterranean Sea, we are sure ITT Members will enjoy all this extraordinary destination has to offer throughout the Conference.

► 12 Jun 2017 ↓14 Jun 2017 – Experience Latin America (ELA) 2017

Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom

Experience Latin America by LATA is an exciting B2B Travel event bringing together key suppliers from Latin America with buyers from the UK and Europe in London.

► 12 Jun 2017 ↓16 Jun 2017 – Cvent CONNECT 2017

Las Vegas, United States

Hospitality Professionals can join from Monday-Wednesday, June 12-14 for learning, engaging and connecting with your industry peers. Attend educational sessions, receive hands-on Cvent training, and learn the latest meeting and event industry trends. Conduct business with 2000+ event planners at the Cvent CONNECT Trade Show.

► 13 Jun 2017 – The Digital City Visitor Travel Conference 2017

London, United Kingdom

The Digital City Visitor Travel Conference takes a look at examples of how destinations and travel businesses are using technology to help visitors navigate cities, and how to connect with them using social media and new mobile technologies.

► 13 Jun 2017 ↓15 Jun 2017 – IATA Slot Conference 2017

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

With nearly 1000 delegates, from over 200 airlines and representatives of over 60 schedules-facilitated or fully coordinated airports, this semi-annual meeting is one of IATA’s largest events. The goal of the conference is for airlines and airports to obtain the slots that will give them the best possible schedule to offer their customers.

► 13 Jun 2017 ↓15 Jun 2017 – HEDNA Global Distribution Conference Europe 2017

Dublin, Ireland

HEDNA’s European Global Distribution Conference will be held in Dublin, Ireland from June 13-15, 2017.

► 13 Jun 2017 ↓15 Jun 2017 – The Meetings Show 2017

London, United Kingdom

The only event in the UK where you will meet more than 600 domestic and international meetings industry suppliers all under one roof.

► 13 Jun 2017 – TOPHOTELPROJECTS World Tour London 2017

London, United Kingdom

The TOPHOTELPROJECTS World Tour is a series of high quality, personal networking events, that brings together the local market in the most important cities for the hospitality industry on a global level.

► 14 Jun 2017 ↓16 Jun 2017 – IBTM America 2017

Florida, United States

ibtm america is an exclusive and private event where exhibitors and premier meeting planners are carefully selected based on their industry relevance, expertise and business they have to place resulting in an all-important 1 to 1 ratio. Tailored to the U.S. market, ibtm america serves and guarantees the attendance of top-level decision makers from across the U.S. and overseas. ibtm america takes place in Florida, June 14-16, 2017.

► 15 Jun 2017 ↓18 Jun 2017 – ITE – International Travel Expo Hong Kong – 2017

Wanchai, Hong Kong

ITE & MICE have separate trade and public days and visitor promotions. Thus, exhibitors can meet, in ITE & MICE, visitors from both the travel trade and the public especially the highly significant FIT segment of Hong Kong.

► 19 Jun 2017 ↓23 Jun 2017 – Latin America Meeting and Incentive Travel Exchange (LAMITE) 2017

La Antigua, Guatemala

LAMITE is the perfect event to expand your network and business opportunities in the Latin American travel marketplace. LAMITE connects Latin America-based, high-volume meeting and incentive buyers with leading global suppliers to cultivate relationships and maximize profits.

► 21 Jun 2017 ↓24 Jun 2017 – International Conference on Tourism Statistics: Measuring Sustainable Tourism 2017

Manila, Philippines

This will be the sixth edition of the UNWTO International Conference on Tourism Statistics. Over the course of the previous five conferences in Ottawa (1990), Nice (1999), Vancouver (2001), Iguazu (2005) and Bali (2009), the core components of tourism statistics have been defined and established. These have been landmark events having decisively contributed to the establishment of key concepts, definitions, classifications and indicators which are nowadays viewed as the foundation of the System of Tourism Statistics.

► 25 Jun 2017 ↓27 Jun 2017 – The Hotel Show Africa 2017

Johannesburg, South Africa

The Hotel Show showcases furnishings, interiors, technology, catering equipment, operating equipment and supplies and so much more for restaurants, cafes, bars, hotels, and foodservice owners, managers and operators. Suppliers from across the continent and around the world will be in Johannesburg in June to meet thousands of hospitality professionals and buyers.

► 25 Jun 2017 ↓28 Jun 2017 – LE Miami 2017

Miami, United States

LE Miami is the groundbreaking show for the global shift in high-end travel. It connects the most rebellious leaders in travel with the influencers serving the travel needs of the rising creative class.

► 26 Jun 2017 ↓29 Jun 2017 – HITEC Toronto 2017

Toronto, Canada

HITEC brings the brightest minds and hottest technology to one place you won’t want to miss what HITEC has in store for you this year.

► 26 Jun 2017 ↓27 Jun 2017 – Future Travel Experience Europe 2017

Dublin, Ireland

Future Travel Experience Europe 2017 is a unique, boutique show and Europe’s only end-to-end passenger experience event. It provides an unrivalled platform for air transport and travel industry stakeholders to collaborate closely to prepare for the technologies and trends that will shape tomorrow’s travel experience both on the ground and in-flight.

► 26 Jun 2017 ↓8 Jul 2017 – Cornell-Nanyang Advanced Management Program in Hospitality Management USA (AMP) 2017

Ithaca, NY, United States

Cornell University School of Hotel Administration (SHA) and Nanyang Business School (NBS) have partnered to offer hospitality and tourism professionals a program that combines industry best practices with cutting-edge hospitality management theory. The Cornell-Nanyang Advanced Management Program (CN-AMP) will provide participants an outstanding opportunity to advance their knowledge of hospitality management in a multi-national setting.

► 26 Jun 2017 ↓27 Jun 2017 – Future Travel Experience Ancillary 2017

Dublin, Ireland

Future Travel Experience is excited to announce the launch of Future Travel Experience Ancillary – a much-needed event that will empower the airline sector to profit from collaborative digital retailing opportunities at every step of the journey. This unique event, co-located with Future Travel Experience Europe 2017, will bring together all stakeholders who can play a part in improving end-to-end customer experiences while also driving commercial success through digital channels. It will provide unparalleled inspiration on commercial opportunities throughout the entire passenger experience, covering pre-travel, airport, in-flight, arrival and post-travel.

► 27 Jun 2017 ↓30 Jun 2017 – Business Travel Summit 2017

Pebble Beach, California, United States

The annual Business Travel Summit at Pebble Beach brings together industry leaders for a dynamic three-day program of education and senior-level networking. Included in the agenda are two days of golf at world-renowned courses, Pebble Beach and Spyglass Hill. Stay tuned as guest and keynote speakers are announced.

► 28 Jun 2017 – Revenue Optimization Conference (ROC) 2017

Toronto, Canada

The 2017 Revenue Optimization Conference will deliver the insights and expertise you need to develop these skills and talents in yourself and your team while maintaining a focus on the core of the profession:  Optimizing Revenue.

► 28 Jun 2017 – ABTA: Travel Matters 2017

London, United Kingdom

Travel Matters is the leading current affairs event for the travel and tourism industry. The invitation-only guest list brings together an unrivalled guest list of senior industry figures, political stakeholders, media representatives and more. This key event provides thought-leading commentary on current affairs and an update on the key trends and issues affecting travel.

► 29 Jun 2017 – Managing Customer Complaints Seminar 2017

Central London, United Kingdom

This seminar is tailored for the travel industry and delivers practical advice and information to help you to improve your customer complaints management strategy.  ABTA speakers and external experts will look at the whole complaints handling process including; ABTA’s Code of Conduct; how to identify business risks and manage people and processes; the effective use of social media; using the evidence from your complaints; and the arbitration process.

► 5 Jun 2017 ↓6 Jul 2017 – Leaders in Hospitality CEE & CIS Summit 2017

Prague, Czech Republic

This year mark marks the 5th anniversary of the Leaders in Hospitality Summit. Over these 5 years we supported, educated and inspired hospitality industry while promoting the region within the global landscape and unveiling numerous business opportunities the market has to offer. After travelling across the region for previous summits, the celebratory edition of Leaders in Hospitality is coming back home to Prague where it was launched. We are excited to present you with anniversary edition of the summit like you have not seen before and are looking forward to having our old friends and new friends to join in the celebration!

► 10 Jun 2017 ↓10 Sep 2017 – Expo Astana 2017

Astana, Kazakhstan

On November 22, 2012 Astana was chosen by the International Exhibitions Bureau (BIE) as the venue to host EXPO-2017, which will focus on the theme “Future Energy”. The theme is aimed to concentrate on both the future of energy, but also on innovative, but practical energy solutions, and their global impact. EXPO-2017 will be the first time that a major international exhibition of this kind is coming to a country from the former Soviet Union. More than 100 countries and 10 international organisations are expected to participate. Around 2-3 million people are expected to visit the international pavilions from June to September 2017.

► 26 Jun 2017 ↓8 Jul 2017 – Cornell-Nanyang Advanced Management Program in Hospitality Management USA (AMP) 2017

Ithaca, NY, United States

Cornell University School of Hotel Administration (SHA) and Nanyang Business School (NBS) have partnered to offer hospitality and tourism professionals a program that combines industry best practices with cutting-edge hospitality management theory. The Cornell-Nanyang Advanced Management Program (CN-AMP) will provide participants an outstanding opportunity to advance their knowledge of hospitality management in a multi-national setting.

► 5 Jul 2017 – Network ITT Leeds 2017

Leeds, United Kingdom

This month’s Network ITT will take place at the DoubleTree by Hilton Leeds City Centre from 6pm until 8pm on Wednesday 5 July 2017. The event will be an informal, friendly evening that enables you to get together with travel colleagues for a drink after work. It’s a great way of increasing your contact list and entry is free* – just come along and look out for the ITT signs and familiar faces. You can bring along industry colleagues even if they’re not an ITT Member. All we ask is that you pre-register your colleagues so that we can contact them about membership and other activities.

► 6 Jul 2017 ↓8 Jul 2017 – CARIB Food & Hospitality 2017

Bridgetown, Barbados

CARIB Food & Hospitality, 1st Caribbean Food, Hotel and Restaurant, Exhibition which will take place from 6-8 July 2017 at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Bridgetown, Barbados.

► 7 Jul 2017 ↓9 Jul 2017 – Travel & Tourism Fair (TTF) – Kolkata 2017

Kolkata, India

TTF is India’s leading exhibition for the travel & tourism industry. Since 1989, it provides an annual opportunity for organisations from India and abroad to showcase their products and services to a large cross-section of the travel trade industry and consumers across major markets in India.

► 7 Jul 2017 ↓9 Jul 2017 – DRT Show Beijing 2017

Beijing, China

Diving Resort Travel Expo is to take place this year in Beijing, 07-09 July 2017

► 10 Jul 2017 ↓12 Jul 2017 – Asia Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchange (AMITE) 2017

Bangkok, Thailand

AMITE 2017 the opportunities for networking and growing your MICE business are vast. Whether you are a supplier or a buyer, we maximize and offer the best return on your investment.

► 13 Jul 2017 – ITT Summer Party 2017

London, United Kingdom

The ever-popular ITT Summer Party will take place in the unique Thames-side setting of the Terrace Pavilion at the House of Commons. The Party offers up to 200 members a great opportunity to catch up with their travel industry friends and peers in a relaxed, informal environment.

► 14 Jul 2017 ↓15 Jul 2017 – Travel & Tourism Fair (TTF) – Hyderabad 2017

Hyderabad, India

TTF is India’s leading exhibition for the travel & tourism industry. Since 1989, it provides an annual opportunity for organisations from India and abroad to showcase their products and services to a large cross-section of the travel trade industry and consumers across major markets in India.

► 15 Jul 2017 ↓19 Jul 2017 – GBTA Convention 2017

Boston, United States

The historic city of Boston will play host to the GBTA Convention 2017. Mark your calendars for July 15-19, 2017, and plan to join us for The Business Travel Event of the Year®.

► 19 Jul 2017 – Network ITT London 2017

London, United Kingdom

This month’s Network ITT will take place at the Phoenix Artist Club, Covent Garden, from 6pm until 8pm.  The event will be an informal, friendly evening that enables you to get together with travel colleagues for a drink after work. It’s a great way of increasing your contact list and entry is free* – just come along and look out for the ITT signs and familiar faces.

► 25 Jul 2017 ↓27 Jul 2017 – HTNG Asia-Pacific Conference 2017

Singapore

The 2017 HTNG Asia-Pacific Conference will be held at the Shangri-La Hotel in Singapore from 25-27 July. With nearly 200 attendees, this conference is a focal point for networking, education and business development in the Asia-Pacific region. Join some of the industry’s top experts to discuss issues facing hospitality technology and build relationships across the industry.

► 25 Jul 2017 ↓27 Jul 2017 – HotelsWorld Australia: New Zealand 2017

Sydney, Australia

HotelsWorld, Australia and New Zealand’s International suite of events for industry CEO’s and other C-level executives, will return in 2017 with the region’s largest ever cast of speakers and presenters. To be held in Sydney over three days from 25 to 27 July 2017, HotelsWorld 2017 will comprise 4 consecutive events for hotel, resort and serviced apartment operators, investors, developers, lenders and industry professionals in Australia, New Zealand and beyond. Over 500 delegates and 130 speakers attended HotelsWorld 2016, including leaders from all parts of the world.

► 26 Jul 2017 – REVENUE Strategy Summit 2017

Washington, DC, United Arab Emirates

The 5th Annual Revenue Strategy Summit will take place at the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel on 26th July 2017.

► 30 Jul 2017 ↓2 Aug 2017 – ITE 2017 – Technical Conference and Exhibit

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

ITE 2017 Technical Conference and Exhibit is to be held this year, July 30–August 2 , 2017, Sheraton Centre Toronto Toronto, Ontario, Canada

► 30 Jul 2017 ↓2 Aug 2017 – ITE 2017 Annual Meeting and Exhibit

Toronto, Ontario, United States

ITE 2017 Annual Meeting and Exhibit is to be held this year, July 30–August 2, at Sheraton Centre Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

► 10 Jun 2017 ↓10 Sep 2017 – Expo Astana 2017

Astana, Kazakhstan

On November 22, 2012 Astana was chosen by the International Exhibitions Bureau (BIE) as the venue to host EXPO-2017, which will focus on the theme “Future Energy”. The theme is aimed to concentrate on both the future of energy, but also on innovative, but practical energy solutions, and their global impact. EXPO-2017 will be the first time that a major international exhibition of this kind is coming to a country from the former Soviet Union. More than 100 countries and 10 international organisations are expected to participate. Around 2-3 million people are expected to visit the international pavilions from June to September 2017.

► 30 Jul 2017 ↓2 Aug 2017 – ITE 2017 Annual Meeting and Exhibit

Toronto, Ontario, United States

ITE 2017 Annual Meeting and Exhibit is to be held this year, July 30–August 2, at Sheraton Centre Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

► 30 Jul 2017 ↓2 Aug 2017 – ITE 2017 – Technical Conference and Exhibit

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

ITE 2017 Technical Conference and Exhibit is to be held this year, July 30–August 2 , 2017, Sheraton Centre Toronto Toronto, Ontario, Canada

► 2 Aug 2017 ↓5 Aug 2017 – The Hotel Show Philippines 2017

Manila, Philippines

The Philippines is fast becoming the tourist destination of choice, providing excellent opportunities for investors looking to enter the market. Competition amongst hotels, restaurants and leisure resorts is on the up, and the desire to become number one hospitality establishment, bigger than ever.

► 9 Aug 2017 ↓11 Aug 2017 – Hotel Data Conference 2017

Nashville, United States

This year’s event will consist of two data-packed days to help you boost your hotel, destination or company’s performance. A large focus will be placed on the latest industry trends, market performance, and upcoming forecasts will be revealed. There will also be training sessions to ensure you get the most from your favorite STR reports. In addition, you will have ample networking opportunities and the Best Performing Hotel Awards will be given.

► 11 Aug 2017 ↓13 Aug 2017 – HOTELEX Chengdu 2017

Chengdu, China

HOTELEX Chengdu which founded in 2014 by Shanghai UBM Sinoexpo International Exhibition Co.,Ltd., is the sub-exhibition in southwest region of HDD (HOTELEX Design &Deco Exhibition).

► 13 Aug 2017 ↓16 Aug 2017 – Caribbean Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchange (CMITE) 2017

Montego Bay, Jamaica

The Caribbean Meeting and Incentive Travel Exchange is an essential event for networking, growing, and maximizing your Caribbean incentive travel business.

► 22 Aug 2017 ↓23 Aug 2017 – ACTE Global Corporate Travel Conference – Tokyo 2017

Tokyo, Japan

Join us in Tokyo where we will be introducing new concepts to provide unique networking and education experiences.

► 26 Aug 2017 ↓29 Aug 2017 – ESTO (Educational Seminar for Tourism Organizations) 2017

Minneapolis, United States

The U.S. Travel Association’s Educational Seminar for Tourism Organizations (ESTO) is the only national forum where tourism destination professionals at the state, regional and local level get critical tools, tips and information to help them better market and grow their destinations.

► 30 Aug 2017 ↓31 Aug 2017 – THINC Africa 2017

Cape Town, South Africa

HVS is pleased to announce the second Tourism, Hotel Investment & Networking Conference (THINC) Africa 2017 will be held on 30th and 31st August, 2017, at the FNB Portside Building, Cape Town.

► 31 Aug 2017 ↓1 Sep 2017 – International Conference on Tourism and Business (ICTB) 2017

Lucerne, Switzerland

The 2nd International Conference on Tourism and Business (ICTB), is jointly organised by Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (Switzerland) and Mahidol University International College (Thailand), is an international forum for the presentation of research findings in the broad fields of tourism and business. The conference is an opportunity for academics, consultants, and professionals to present their research and practical experiences in the tourism and hospitality sectors.

► 10 Jun 2017 ↓10 Sep 2017 – Expo Astana 2017

Astana, Kazakhstan

On November 22, 2012 Astana was chosen by the International Exhibitions Bureau (BIE) as the venue to host EXPO-2017, which will focus on the theme “Future Energy”. The theme is aimed to concentrate on both the future of energy, but also on innovative, but practical energy solutions, and their global impact. EXPO-2017 will be the first time that a major international exhibition of this kind is coming to a country from the former Soviet Union. More than 100 countries and 10 international organisations are expected to participate. Around 2-3 million people are expected to visit the international pavilions from June to September 2017.

► 31 Aug 2017 ↓1 Sep 2017 – International Conference on Tourism and Business (ICTB) 2017

Lucerne, Switzerland

The 2nd International Conference on Tourism and Business (ICTB), is jointly organised by Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (Switzerland) and Mahidol University International College (Thailand), is an international forum for the presentation of research findings in the broad fields of tourism and business. The conference is an opportunity for academics, consultants, and professionals to present their research and practical experiences in the tourism and hospitality sectors.

► 1 Sep 2017 ↓3 Sep 2017 – Travel & Tourism Fair (TTF) – Ahmedabad 2017

Ahmedabad, India

TTF is dedicated to following the globe’s latest travel and tourism trends, with a focus on serving the needs of its extensive B2B clientele. TTF presents an unparalleled marketing opportunity for exhibitors and is the best place for networking, face-to-face meetings, striking the deals of the future and building successful, steady business partnerships.

► 4 Sep 2017 ↓6 Sep 2017 – Cultural Sustainable Tourism (CST) 2017

Thessaloniki, Greece

Cultural Sustainable Tourism (CST- 2017) discusses the complex relations between Culture, and tourism, and how planners, architects, and main actors and help in conveying and spreading the right perspective of the importance and role of Cultural tourism and how to maintain it.

► 4 Sep 2017 ↓6 Sep 2017 – Cultural Sustainable Tourism (CST) 2017

Thessaloniki, Greece

Cultural Sustainable Tourism (CST- 2017) discusses the complex relations between Culture, and tourism, and how planners, architects, and main actors and help in conveying and spreading the right perspective of the importance and role of Cultural tourism and how to maintain it.

► 6 Sep 2017 ↓8 Sep 2017 – Seatrade Europe 2017

Hamburg, Germany

Seatrade Europe 2015 proved to be a must-attend event for the industry. This year the event will be held in Hamburg, Germany from 6-8 September.

► 6 Sep 2017 ↓8 Sep 2017 – Future Travel Experience Global 2017

Las Vegas, United States

Over the last 10 years, Future Travel Experience Global has grown to become the world’s leading meeting place for progressive airlines, airports, vendors, OEMs, government agencies, destination partners and various other travel industry stakeholders to come together to share their latest passenger experience plans and visions, and collectively define the end-to-end passenger experience of the future.

► 6 Sep 2017 ↓7 Sep 2017 – THINC Indonesia 2017

Bali, Indonesia

Explore the latest trends, identify new opportunities, exchange ideas, share best practices and foster new partnerships at the Tourism, Hotel Investment & Networking Conference (THINC) Indonesia – where all industry stakeholders come together for two exciting days of networking opportunities and a captivating line-up of seminars and panels by industry experts.

► 6 Sep 2017 – Network ITT London 2017

London, United Kingdom

This month’s Network ITT will take place at the Phoenix Artist Club, Covent Garden, from 6pm until 8pm.  The event will be an informal, friendly evening that enables you to get together with travel colleagues for a drink after work. It’s a great way of increasing your contact list and entry is free* – just come along and look out for the ITT signs and familiar faces.

► 6 Sep 2017 ↓7 Sep 2017 – MEET National 2017

Washington DC, United States

MEET National is a dynamic conference and trade show offering a fresh, invigorating vision for meeting and event planners eager to meet with new suppliers and increase their certification. It is the preeminent event for government, association, corporate and independent planners, and offers the most robust two days of education, networking and opportunity!

► 8 Sep 2017 ↓10 Sep 2017 – Travel & Tourism Fair (TTF) – Surat 2017

Surat, India

TTF is dedicated to following the globe’s latest travel and tourism trends, with a focus on serving the needs of its extensive B2B clientele. TTF presents an unparalleled marketing opportunity for exhibitors and is the best place for networking, face-to-face meetings, striking the deals of the future and building successful, steady business partnerships.

► 9 Sep 2017 – World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2017

Riviera Maya, Mexico

The 2017 winners of Latin America World Travel Awards will be announced at the annual World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony, to be held this year in Riviera Maya, Mexico.

► 11 Sep 2017 ↓13 Sep 2017 – World Hospitality, Travel And Tourism Summit (WHTTS) 2017

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

WHTTS – 2017 mainly focuses on tourism strategies, transport technology, climate Changes, tourism as a tool of development, architectural, cultural, education & tourism, future trends in travelling on a mission, e-tourism, planning & development, simulation models, tourism & technology, travel planning search systems and search engines, tourist tracking and GPS, e -business models for tourism destination competitiveness, sustainable tourism, MIS, planning systems for tourism products and services.

► 13 Sep 2017 ↓16 Sep 2017 – Site Classic 2017

Los Cabos, Mexico

The SITE Foundation’s most prestigious fundraising event includes a select group of incentive travel buyers and top industry suppliers that come together for three days of business-networking, education and activities that showcase the destination.

► 13 Sep 2017 ↓14 Sep 2017 – SAHIC South America 2017

Buenos Aires, Argentina

SAHIC South America is the annual event of international level aimed at promoting the Hotel and Tourism business and related Real-Estate industry projects in the region, which has become a classic that continues to re-invent itself year after year.

► 13 Sep 2017 ↓15 Sep 2017 – PATA Travel Mart 2017

Macau

Attracting over 1,000 delegates from more than 60 countries, PATA Travel Mart is Asia Pacific’s premier travel trade show, featuring unparalleled networking and contracting opportunities to help travel and tourism organisations access decision makers, meet new clients, expand their networks and build or maintain existing relationships. Held in September every year, PTM showcases travel products and services from the Asia Pacific regional market, drawing interest from a broad cross-section of experienced, pre-qualified buyers.

► 14 Sep 2017 ↓16 Sep 2017 – ISHC Annual Conference 2017

Bangkok, Thailand

The ISHC Annual Conference 2017 with be held this year at the InterContinental Bangkok, 14 – 16 September 2017.

► 14 Sep 2017 – ITT Odyssey Suppers 2017

London, United Kingdom

ITT holds four Odyssey Suppers throughout the year, and September’s Supper will once again take place at the House of Commons. Stephen Humphreys, Head of Global Sales, British Airways, will be the guest speaker at the fourth and final Odyssey Supper of 2017

► 15 Sep 2017 ↓17 Sep 2017 – Travel & Tourism Fair (TTF) – Mumbai 2017

Mumbai, India

TTF is India’s leading exhibition for the travel & tourism industry. Since 1989, it provides an annual opportunity for organisations from India and abroad to showcase their products and services to a large cross-section of the travel trade industry and consumers across major markets in India.

► 16 Sep 2017 – World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony 2017

Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands

The 2017 winners of the Caribbean & North America World Travel Awards will be announced at the annual World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony, to be held this year at Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort Villages & Spa, Turks & Caicos on 16 September.

► 18 Sep 2017 ↓20 Sep 2017 – The Hotel Show Dubai 2017

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The Hotel Show Dubai is designed to take visitors on a journey through the industry whilst offering exhibitors the ultimate platform to promote their latest products, network, and learn about market trends. From technology, interior design and F&B to hotel build and retail franchise; the event is the largest B2B showcase of all things hospitality.

► 19 Sep 2017 ↓21 Sep 2017 – OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market 2017

Moscow, Russia

The leading autumn International exhibition for travel & tourism in Russia and CIS

► 19 Sep 2017 ↓20 Sep 2017 – UNWTO Global Conference on Wine Tourism 2017

Mendoza, Argentina

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) will proudly present the 2ndUNWTO Global Conference on Wine Tourism to be held in Mendoza, Argentina from 19-20 September 2017.

► 20 Sep 2017 – Network ITT Liverpool 2017

Liverpool, United Kingdom

This month’s Network ITT will take place at the Hilton Liverpool City Centre from 6pm until 8pm, on Wednesday 20 September 2017. The event will be an informal, friendly evening that enables you to get together with travel colleagues for a drink after work. It’s a great way of increasing your contact list and entry is free* – just come along and look out for the ITT signs and familiar faces. You can bring along industry colleagues even if they’re not an ITT Member. All we ask is that you pre-register your colleagues so that we can contact them about membership and other activities.

► 21 Sep 2017 – TOPHOTELPROJECTS World Tour Dubai 2017

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The TOPHOTELPROJECTS World Tour is a series of high quality, personal networking events,that connects the local market in the most important cities for the hospitality industry on a global level.

► 22 Sep 2017 ↓24 Sep 2017 – Travel & Tourism Fair (TTF) – Pune 2017

Pune, India

TTF is dedicated to following the globe’s latest travel and tourism trends, with a focus on serving the needs of its extensive B2B clientele. TTF presents an unparalleled marketing opportunity for exhibitors and is the best place for networking, face-to-face meetings, striking the deals of the future and building successful, steady business partnerships.

► 23 Sep 2017 ↓26 Sep 2017 – World Routes 2017

Barcelona, Spain

World Routes provides an unrivalled platform for route development professionals to discuss, develop and plan route strategy. A dynamic programme of face-to-face meetings, industry renowned social events and engaging live content, will provide delegates with maximum networking and negotiating opportunities, to further develop their route networks and debate the hottest topics affecting the market place.

► 25 Sep 2017 ↓28 Sep 2017 – APEX Expo 2017

Long Beach, Singapore

Thousands of aviation professionals from the Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX) and the International Flight Services Association (IFSA) representing more than 100 airlines and over 300 vendors from dozens of industries – ranging from IFE to catering – all committed to improving the airline passenger experience.

► 25 Sep 2017 ↓27 Sep 2017 – Seatrade Offshore Marine & Workboats Middle East 2017

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Embracing the burgeoning offshore marine market, Middle East Workboats has been renamed Offshore Marine & Workboats Middle East in time for the 6th chapter of this 3 day exhibition and conference held biennially in Abu Dhabi.

► 25 Sep 2017 ↓28 Sep 2017 – ILTM Americas – International Luxury Travel Market Americas 2017

Riviera Maya, Mexico

ILTM Americas is an invitation-only event, where the very best travel agents and advisors from across the USA, Canada and Mexico meet the world’s very best luxury travel experiences.

► 26 Sep 2017 ↓27 Sep 2017 – Skift Global Forum New York 2017

New York City, United States

Skift Global Forum is the largest creative business gathering in the global travel industry. Over the last three years it has become what media, speakers, and attendees have called the “TED of travel.”

► 26 Sep 2017 ↓28 Sep 2017 – IT&CM Asia 2017

Bangkok, Thailand

Incentive Travel & Conventions, Meetings Asia (IT&CMA) and Corporate Travel World (CTW) Asia-Pacific is The World’s Only Doublebill Event in MICE and Corporate Travel. Both events have been co-locating since 2004, offering its delegates a valuable platform to do business, learn and network.

► 26 Sep 2017 ↓28 Sep 2017 – IT&CM Asia 2017

Bangkok, Thailand

Incentive Travel & Conventions, Meetings Asia (IT&CMA) and Corporate Travel World (CTW) Asia-Pacific is The World’s Only Doublebill Event in MICE and Corporate Travel. Both events have been co-locating since 2004, offering its delegates a valuable platform to do business, learn and network.

► 26 Sep 2017 ↓29 Sep 2017 – Food & Hotel Malaysia 2017

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Malaysia’s premier trade only food and hospitality show, FHM, will be back for the 14th time from 26-29 September 2017. FHM 2015 broke all records with 22, 759 visitors from 57 countries an increase of 21% from the previous event in 2013. Exhibitor numbers also reached record levels with an incredible 1200 companies taking part from 50 countries. FHM’s global reach continues to spread far and wide with international pavilions from Fujian Province (China), Japan, Korea, Singapore, South Africa, Taiwan, Turkey and USA.

► 26 Sep 2017 ↓27 Sep 2017 – Hotel Investment Conference Europe 2017

London, United Kingdom

Hotel Investment Conference Europe (Hot.E) is the place to meet and network with Europe’s leaders in the investment community. Hot.E sessions focus on two things, the capital markets (debt and equity) and where the investment opportunities in Europe are today.

► 26 Sep 2017 ↓27 Sep 2017 – Hotel Tech Live 2017

London, United Kingdom

Hotel Tech Live is the UK’s most exciting event for the technology, systems, products, and services that are breaking new ground in the hotel sector.

► 26 Sep 2017 ↓28 Sep 2017 – CTW Asia-Pacific 2017

Bangkok, Thailand

Incentive Travel & Conventions, Meetings Asia (IT&CMA) and Corporate Travel World (CTW) Asia-Pacific is Asia-Pacific’s Only Doublebill Event in MICE and Corporate Travel. Both events have been co-locating since 2004, offering its delegates an unparalleled platform to do business, learn and network with industry players from around the region and beyond.

► 26 Sep 2017 ↓29 Sep 2017 – IFTM Top Resa 2017

Paris, France

IFTM Top Resa is a 4-day international tourism industry show held in Paris that attracts everyone involved in outbound tourism (foreign local partners, hospitality providers, foreign destinations, transport operators, tour operators, technology developers, etc.).

► 26 Sep 2017 ↓29 Sep 2017 – World Youth & Student Travel Conference (WYSTC) Montreal 2017

Montreal , Canada

At WYSTC you can to schedule up to 45 face-to-face meetings, plus join networking events, workshops and seminars.

► 28 Sep 2017 ↓29 Sep 2017 – innovate 2017

New York, United States

Don’t miss the fourth annual Innovate conference, combining cutting-edge buyer education, travel supplier innovation and industry networking for corporate travel and procurement professionals. With a unique one-to-one ratio of buyers to suppliers and dedicated time on the exhibit floor, the conference provides extensive opportunities for networking and business development. Pre-qualified buyers selected to attend will have a minimum of $10 million dollar T&E budgets.

► 30 Sep 2017 – World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2017

St. Petersburg, Russia

World Travel Awards will be announcing its 2017 European winners at the annual Europe Gala Ceremony to be held this year in St. Petersburg, Russia on September 30th.

► 4 Oct 2017 ↓6 Oct 2017 – American Express World Luxury Expo, Jeddah 2017

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

American Express World Luxury Expo, Jeddah will take place at the newly opened spectacular Ritz-Carlton, to showcase the world’s leading luxury brands to an ultra-affluent and highly discerning target audience.

► 4 Oct 2017 – Network ITT London 2017

London, United Kingdom

This month’s Network ITT will take place at the Phoenix Artist Club, Covent Garden, from 6pm until 8pm.  The event will be an informal, friendly evening that enables you to get together with travel colleagues for a drink after work. It’s a great way of increasing your contact list and entry is free* – just come along and look out for the ITT signs and familiar faces.

► 8 Oct 2017 ↓9 Oct 2017 – SITE Young Leaders Conference 2017

Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

The SITE Young Leaders program presents an opportunity to meet young professionals from around the world as we gather to learn, to energize our career goals. If you are interested or already pursuing a career path in the incentive travel industry, this conference is a great way to kick-start your professional journey. The SITE Young Leaders Conference provides education sessions led by industry leaders and offsite events in Las Vegas. The entire program offers participants learning outcomes, valuable networking opportunities and an overall fun experience.

► 9 Oct 2017 – Site Nite North America 2017

Las Vegas, United States

SITE Nite North America brings together over 1200 of the industry’s most influential leaders and each year it continues to reign as the most sought-after event ticket at IMEX America in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Its unparalleled networking opportunities coupled with a Buyer/Supplier ratio of nearly 1:1 makes this one of the best events in the industry.

► 10 Oct 2017 ↓12 Oct 2017 – AviaDev Africa 2017

Kigali, Rwanda

AviaDev Africa is a unique event bringing together airports, airlines, governments, industry suppliers and tourism authorities to determine the future air connectivity and infrastructure development of Africa.

► 10 Oct 2017 ↓12 Oct 2017 – IMEX America 2017

Las Vegas, United States

Pump up for America’s worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events. IMEX sets a fast, furious pace for doing business, learning and networking in the industry worldwide.

► 11 Oct 2017 ↓12 Oct 2017 – AHIF – Africa Hotel Investment Forum – Rwanda 2017

Kigali, Rwanda

The Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) is the only annual hotel investment conference that connects business leaders from the international and local markets. The event brings together the who’s who of the hotel investment community that drive investment into tourism projects, infrastructure and hotel development across Africa.

► 11 Oct 2017 ↓12 Oct 2017 – The Annual Hotel Conference (AHC) 2017

Manchester, United Kingdom

Running for the 13th year and attracting 800+ delegates, The AHC is the leading event for the UK hotel industry. This year’s theme will be: Performing in Transient Times.

► 11 Oct 2017 ↓13 Oct 2017 – ACTE Global Corporate Travel Conference – London 2017

London, United Kingdom

Join us in London where we will be introducing new concepts to provide unique networking and education experiences.

► 12 Oct 2017 ↓14 Oct 2017 – Travel Industry Exchange 2017

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Welcome to Travel Industry Exchange—the next revolution in travel education and the first networking event focused on specialisation. Organised by the publishers of Travel Agent and Luxury Travel Advisor magazine, with a conference developed by Travel Agent University, focused on destination specialisation, creating more revenue opportunities for agents and suppliers alike.

► 14 Oct 2017 – World Travel Awards Africa Gala Ceremony 2017

Rwanda

The 2017 winners of Africa World Travel Awards will be announced at the annual Africa Gala Ceremony to be held this year in Rwanda, 14th October.

► 17 Oct 2017 ↓18 Oct 2017 – Independent Hotel Show 2017

London, United Kingdom

The Independent Hotel Show, is the UK’s largest, most comprehensive and best established business event in support of the luxury, boutique and independent hotel sector.

► 18 Oct 2017 ↓20 Oct 2017 – HICAP: Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific 2017

Hong Kong

For 25 years, HICAP has been the unequaled annual gathering place for Asia-Pacific’s hotel investment community, attracting the most influential owners, developers, lenders, executives, and professional advisors from around the globe.

► 18 Oct 2017 ↓19 Oct 2017 – EyeforTravel North America 2017

Las Vegas, United States

The travel, hospitality and transport industries are in the midst of brutal digital disruption and the rules they have come to live by are being re-written. EyeforTravel North America is the annual meeting place for America’s senior travel executives attended by 250+ decision makers and industry elite.

► 19 Oct 2017 – ITT’s Birthday Party 2017

London, United Kingdom

Following the success of 2016’s 60th Anniversary Party, ITT’s annual get-together will once again take place at The Dorchester on London’s Park Lane.  The event will include a welcome reception, three course meal, entertainment, the announcement of the 2017 Conference destination and the presentation of the prestigious Odyssey Award.

► 20 Oct 2017 ↓24 Oct 2017 – HOST 2017

Milan, Italy

Host is a hub for the Ho.Re.Ca world, a must-attend for all professionals who work in the hospitality industry, and a privileged destination to learn about innovations from companies and for understanding the latest market trends.  From 20 to 24 October 2017, Milan will once again become the “capital of professional hospitality.”

► 23 Oct 2017 ↓25 Oct 2017 – Marketing Outlook Forum 2017

Baltimore, United States

The Travel and Tourism Research Association’s (ttra) Marketing Outlook Forum:  A Global Perspective (MOF) is the leading travel forecast conference combining industry networking and quality educational programs into a premier event.  MOF attracts delegates from nearly all State and Provincial tourism offices in the U.S. and Canada, international tourism offices, airlines and hotels, as well as many travel industry suppliers.

► 23 Oct 2017 ↓25 Oct 2017 – International Air Safety Summit (IASS) 2017

Dublin, Ireland

Held annually since 1947, the Flight Safety Foundation’s International Air Safety Summit is aviation’s premier safety summit, drawing as many as 325 representatives from 50 plus countries to exchange information and propose new directions for further risk reductions. The summit covers safety, training, practical solutions, management, human factors and other issues for scheduled airlines, manufacturers and equipment suppliers, trainers, flight crews, maintenance personnel and industry executives.

► 23 Oct 2017 ↓25 Oct 2017 – WIT Conference 2017

Singapore

WIT Conference 2017 this year is to be held at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore on 23rd – 25th October.

► 25 Oct 2017 ↓27 Oct 2017 – InteriHOTEL 2017

Barcelona, Spain

InteriHOTEL is a unique event in the south of Europe, specifically for the interior design and decoration of hotels. As such, in recent years, its showroom has become an unmissable event for professionals in the hotel contract sector. Everybody from hotel owners, directors and project managers to architects, interior designers and specialist decorators are sure to keep their diaries free for the event each year in order to keep up-to-date with the latest innovations and trends in the sector and take part in the specialist presentations and networking sessions.

► 25 Oct 2017 ↓27 Oct 2017 – ITB Asia 2017

Singapore

ITB Asia is a annually held three day B2B trade show and convention for the travel industry; it is designed to become the primary event for the Asia Pacific travel industry, much like its parent event – ITB Berlin. Now in its ninth year in Singapore, ITB Asia will taking place at Marina Bay Sands. It is organised by Messe Berlin (Singapore) Pte Ltd and supported by the Singapore Exhibition & Convention Bureau.

► 25 Oct 2017 ↓27 Oct 2017 – HFTP Annual Convention & Tradeshow 2017

Orlando, FL, United States

HFTP Annual Convention & Tradeshow takes place this year Orlando, FL – on 25- 27 October 2017.

► 30 Oct 2017 ↓2 Nov 2017 – The Lodging Conference 2017

Phoenix, United States

The Lodging Conference is one of the top hotel industry events in the world. Over the past 22 years, tens of thousands of high-powered hotel owners and executives from around the globe have participated. The event has been sold out for the last five years with attendance of 1800+ in 2016.

► 30 Oct 2017 ↓2 Nov 2017 – The Lodging Conference 2017

Phoenix, United States

The Lodging Conference is one of the top hotel industry events in the world. Over the past 22 years, tens of thousands of high-powered hotel owners and executives from around the globe have participated. The event has been sold out for the last five years with attendance of 1800+ in 2016.

► 1 Nov 2017 – Network ITT London 2017

London, United Kingdom

This month’s Network ITT will take place at the Phoenix Artist Club, Covent Garden, from 6pm until 8pm.  The event will be an informal, friendly evening that enables you to get together with travel colleagues for a drink after work. It’s a great way of increasing your contact list and entry is free* – just come along and look out for the ITT signs and familiar faces.

► 1 Nov 2017 ↓3 Nov 2017 – HI Design Asia 2017

Bali, Indonesia

Once a year, HI Design ASIA brings Asia’s hotel project people together: Specifiers with confirmed hotel interior projects and Suppliers who are ready to deliver.

► 1 Nov 2017 ↓3 Nov 2017 – LGBT Tourism & Hospitality 2017

San Francisco, United States

Over 30 speakers! The tourism industry’s premiere marketing, sales, public relations and research forum to help you reach LGBT travelers.

► 2 Nov 2017 – Business Travel Trends and Forecasts – San Francisco 2017

San Francisco, United States

The 6th Annual Business Travel Trends & Forecasts San Francisco is a one-day, buyer-focused conference designed to unite corporate travel professionals and provide a platform for information sharing. Through expert-led sessions and interactive discussions, attendees gather intelligence on industry changes and discuss with fellow corporate buyers common challenges, effective solutions and future trends in business travel management and technology.

► 2 Nov 2017 – Strategic Meetings Summit 2017

New York City, United States

The BTN Group’s 3rd Annual Strategic Meetings Summit unites the top corporate decision makers focused on strategic meetings management, including expert consultants, senior level meeting executives and corporate travel managers, providing a platform for information sharing as attendees gather intelligence on industry developments and share experiences, challenges and solutions with peers in an open forum.

► 2 Nov 2017 – HOSPACE 2017

London, United Kingdom

HOSPACE is a one-day annual conference and exhibition hosted by HOSPA which is the UK’s leading educational organisation for Professionals involved in Financial Management, Revenue Management and IT within the hospitality industry.

► 6 Nov 2017 ↓8 Nov 2017 – World Travel Market 2017

London, United Kingdom

Staged annually in London, World Travel Market – the leading global event for the travel industry – is a vibrant must attend four-day business-to-business event presenting a diverse range of destinations and industry sectors to UK and International travel professionals. It is a unique opportunity for the whole global travel trade to meet, network, negotiate and conduct business under one roof.

► 7 Nov 2017 ↓9 Nov 2017 – HITEC Dubai 2017

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

In partnership with Naseba, a business facilitation company based in Dubai, the third HITEC in 2017 will make the event accessible to buyers from the lucrative Middle Eastern tourism and hospitality market, currently worth over 75 billion USD.

► 7 Nov 2017 ↓10 Nov 2017 – IATA Slot Conference 2017

Madrid, Spain

With nearly 1000 delegates, from over 200 airlines and representatives of over 60 schedules-facilitated or fully coordinated airports, this semi-annual meeting is one of IATA’s largest events. The goal of the conference is for airlines and airports to obtain the slots that will give them the best possible schedule to offer their customers.

► 7 Nov 2017 ↓8 Nov 2017 – Future Travel Experience Asia EXPO 2017

Singapore

Connecting vendors with airline and airport executives to transform tomorrow’s end-to-end passenger journey across Asia-Pacific

► 9 Nov 2017 ↓10 Nov 2017 – Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference & Operations Summit (CHICOS) 2017

Bermuda

The Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference & Operations Summit (CHICOS) is the region’s must attend hospitality and tourism investment conference. The event provides attendees with the opportunity to significantly expand their network while learning the most important trends that can impact their investment decisions.

► 12 Nov 2017 ↓13 Dec 2017 – Boutique DESIGN New York 2017

New York City, United States

Now in its eigth year, Boutique Design New York (BDNY) is the leading trade fair and conference for the hospitality design industry, serving the eastern United States, Canada and Europe. Presented annually by Boutique Design at NYC’s Javits Center, BDNY brings interior designers, architects, purchasing agents and hospitality owners/developers together with manufacturers and marketers of high-caliber design elements for hospitality interiors.

► 12 Nov 2017 ↓14 Nov 2017 – HX: The Hotel Experience 2017

New York City, United States

HX: The Hotel Experience is a stunning hospitality event that includes hotel design, hospitality technology, and a lively food & beverage exhibition. HX provides the ultimate in what’s new and next for the hospitality industry. We’ll explore future trends, technology, operational excellence, sustainability, communications and marketing. You can expect engaging product theaters, innovative technology, inspiring industry leaders, and exceptional ideas.

► 12 Nov 2017 ↓16 Nov 2017 – Dubai Airshow 2017

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The Dubai Airshow is one of the largest and most successful air shows in the world, connecting aerospace professionals across all areas of the industry to facilitate successful global trade

► 15 Nov 2017 – TOPHOTELPROJECTS World Tour New York 2017

New York City, United States

The TOPHOTELPROJECTS World Tour is a series of high quality, personal networking events,that connects the local market in the most important cities for the hospitality industry on a global level.

► 15 Nov 2017 – Network ITT Manchester 2017

Manchester , United Kingdom

This month’s Network ITT will take place in Manchester from 6pm until 8pm, with venue details set to be announced in the next few weeks.  The event will be an informal, friendly evening that enables you to get together with travel colleagues for a drink after work. It’s a great way of increasing your contact list and entry is free* – just come along and look out for the ITT signs and familiar faces. You can bring along industry colleagues even if they’re not an ITT Member.

► 15 Nov 2017 ↓17 Nov 2017 – PATA New Tourism Frontiers Forum 2017

Palau, Micronesia, Federated States of

PATA New Tourism Frontiers Forum, is a three-day event that brings together tourism professionals to share their insights and experiences in marketing and managing tourism growth to lesser-known destinations, thus ensuring the sustainable growth and development of travel and tourism in the area. Local communities will economically benefit through the dispersion of tourists to these new frontiers.

► 17 Nov 2017 ↓19 Nov 2017 – World Ski Awards 2017

Kitzbuhel, Austria

The 2017 World Ski Awards will be a three-day programme of unrivalled networking events, dinners, and exclusive ski experience activities. The highlight event will be the red carpet World Ski Awards Gala Ceremony itself on the evening of November 18th. Ski tourism figureheads and market leaders from North America, Europe, Asia, South America and Australasia will be in attendance as the 2017 World Ski Awards winners are unveiled.

► 18 Nov 2017 ↓22 Nov 2017 – Igeho 2017

Basel, Switzerland

Igeho’s status as the most important event for the catering and hotel trade remains unchanged. This specialist fair continues to be the undisputed firm fixture in the diaries of all professionals in the hotel and catering trade every two years.

► 19 Nov 2017 ↓21 Nov 2017 – ACTE Global Corporate Travel Conference – Toronto 2017

Toronto, Canada

Join us for three days of intense educational sessions, analysis and industry announcements! While industry leaders, influencers and peers discuss today’s challenges & tomorrow’s future including; book, flight, sleep, ground, pay, collaborate and support. Register today!

► 21 Nov 2017 ↓22 Nov 2017 – Western Canadian Lodging Conference 2017

Vancouver, Canada

New Name. New Views. New Ideas. New Opportunities. Top Name Speakers. Interactive Sessions With Industry Leaders. Networking With Suppliers And Peers.

► 21 Nov 2017 ↓22 Nov 2017 – Sleep 2017

London, United Kingdom

Meet over 4,600 of the global hotel design, development and architecture community at Sleep 2017.

► 23 Nov 2017 ↓25 Nov 2017 – World Luxury Expo, Abu Dhabi 2017

Abu Dhbai, United Arab Emirates

World Luxury Expo returns to the magnificent Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi. The event will again showcase the world’s leading luxury brands, to an ultra-affluent and highly discerning target audience.

► 27 Nov 2017 – SITE Incentive Seminar Spain 2017

Barcelona, Spain

Join top incentive travel professionals including SITE members, ibtm world delegates and guests and key industry decision makers for an afternoon of education and networking before ibtm world begins!

► 27 Nov 2017 ↓28 Nov 2017 – Asia Hotel and Tourism Investment Conference (AHTIC) 2017

Colombo, Sri Lanka

The first Asia Hotel & Tourism Investment Conference (AHTIC) will be held at the Hilton Colombo in Sri Lanka from 27-28 November 2017, in partnership with the Sri Lanka Tourism Club (SLTC).

► 27 Nov 2017 ↓29 Nov 2017 – UNWTO Global Conference on Building Partnerships for Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017

Montego Bay, Jamaica

Recognising the above challenge, this Global Conference will bring together world leaders from the tourism industry along with governments, donors, international development and finance organizations to design and coordinate an international road map and foster collaborative relationships for inclusive economic and social development via tourism. Organized by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Ministry of Tourism of Jamaica and the World Bank Group, in collaboration with Chemonics International, a leading international development firm, this conference will identify successful models and future initiatives of public-private partnerships (PPPs) that will contribute to sustainable tourism development globally.

► 27 Nov 2017 ↓29 Nov 2017 – UNWTO Global Conference on Building Partnerships for Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017

Montego Bay, Jamaica

UNWTO Global Conference on Building Partnerships for Sustainable Tourism for Development will be held this year in Montego Bay, Jamaica on 27th – 29th November 2017.

► 28 Nov 2017 ↓30 Nov 2017 – ibtm world 2017

Barcelona, Spain

ibtm® world, formerly EIBTM, is where over 15,000 meetings, events and incentives industry decision makers meet for global business adventures in the award winning city of Barcelona. From the buzzing exhibition floor and fantastic networking events, to the inspirational knowledge programme, the business of meetings has never been so rewarding.

► 28 Nov 2017 ↓30 Nov 2017 – GBTA Conference 2017 | Frankfurt

Frankfurt, Germany

Be a part of Europe’s largest business travel conference for business travel professionals, boasting 850+ attendees and seize this opportunity to learn and grow alongside other passionate buyers and suppliers. 

► 12 Nov 2017 ↓13 Dec 2017 – Boutique DESIGN New York 2017

New York City, United States

Now in its eigth year, Boutique Design New York (BDNY) is the leading trade fair and conference for the hospitality design industry, serving the eastern United States, Canada and Europe. Presented annually by Boutique Design at NYC’s Javits Center, BDNY brings interior designers, architects, purchasing agents and hospitality owners/developers together with manufacturers and marketers of high-caliber design elements for hospitality interiors.

► 4 Dec 2017 ↓7 Dec 2017 – ILTM – Cannes 2017

Cannes, France

ILTM in Cannes is our flagship inspirational show. We bring everyone to Cannes: your customers, your media and your network. It’s where the world meets the world! You will be seen alongside the absolute best in class and do more business in a week than is possible in many months. More contacts, more opportunities, more insights and more markets than anywhere else – you can’t afford not to be part of it.

► 4 Dec 2017 – Business Travel Hall of Fame 2017

New York, United States

The BTN Group will host its 7th Annual Business Travel Hall of Fame on December 5, 2017 at The St. Regis New York. At this black tie dinner ceremony, the BTN Group will induct and honor a select group of the travel industry’s most influential executives who helped shape today’s business travel landscape and created legacies of achievement. This invitation-only event brings together over 250 of the travel industry’s leading executives to pay tribute to those being inducted, reflect on their accomplishments and look at the future of business travel.

► 4 Dec 2017 – Business Travel Trends and Forecasts – New York 2017

New York, United States

The 8th Annual Business Travel Trends & Forecasts New York is a one-day, buyer-focused conference designed to unite corporate travel professionals and provide a platform for information sharing. Through expert-led sessions and interactive discussions, attendees gather intelligence on industry changes and discuss with fellow corporate buyers common challenges, effective solutions and future trends in business travel management and technology.

► 5 Dec 2017 – TOPHOTELPROJECTS World Tour Zurich 2017

Zurich, Switzerland

The TOPHOTELPROJECTS World Tour is a series of high quality, personal networking events, that brings together the local market in the most important cities for the hospitality industry on a global level.

► 6 Dec 2017 – Network ITT London 2017

London, United Kingdom

This month’s Network ITT will take place at the Phoenix Artist Club, Covent Garden, from 6pm until 8pm.  The event will be an informal, friendly evening that enables you to get together with travel colleagues for a drink after work. It’s a great way of increasing your contact list and entry is free* – just come along and look out for the ITT signs and familiar faces.

► 10 Dec 2017 – World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2017

Phu Quoc, Vietnam

On December 10th 2017 the World Travel Awards showcase Grand Final will head to JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort & Spa, Vietnam.

► 11 Dec 2017 ↓14 Dec 2017 – International Golf Travel Market 2017

Cannes, France

International Golf Travel Market is the meeting place for the global b2b golf travel community. Over 600 golf tourism suppliers join 350 pre-qualified buyers and 100 international press for four days of pre-scheduled appointments, networking opportunities and industry updates.

► 12 Dec 2017 ↓14 Dec 2017 – HOTELEX Guangzhou 2017

Guangzhou, China

The first HOTELEX Guangzhou 2015 was established by shanghai UBM Sinoexpo and Guangzhou Zhonglian Industry Co., Ltd. 

► 8 Jan 2018 ↓11 Jan 2018 – HORECAVA 2017

Amsterdam, Netherlands

‘Taste the Future’, that’s the theme of Horecava 2017. New technologies and trends are developing on a daily basis, while craftsmanship and sustainability are gaining ground. This creates a current of change for the hospitality business and asks for a future-proof vision. Together with its exhibitors Horecava gives meaning to the theme by creating a comprehensive platform for all professionals in the food service industry.

► 12 Jan 2018 ↓14 Jan 2018 – Site Global Conference 2018

Rome, Italy

SITE’s hallmark event is the SITE Global Conference and is where the incentive travel industry convenes.

► 30 Jan 2018 ↓1 Feb 2018 – HEDNA Global Distribution Conference North America 2018

Austin, Texas, United States

HEDNA’s 2018 North American Global Distribution Conference will be held in Austin, Texas from January 30 -February 1. Prior to the main conference, HEDNA will host Education Tuesday, featuring morning sessions and afternoon workshops on January 30.

► 30 Jan 2018 ↓1 Feb 2018 – HEDNA Global Distribution Conference North America 2018

Austin, Texas, United States

HEDNA’s 2018 North American Global Distribution Conference will be held in Austin, Texas from January 30 -February 1. Prior to the main conference, HEDNA will host Education Tuesday, featuring morning sessions and afternoon workshops on January 30.

► 5 Feb 2018 ↓8 Feb 2018 – hotelympia 2018

London, United Kingdom

A uniquely social environment, Hotelympia brings together the broadest range of future trends, fresh talent and new ideas to help the UK foodservice and hospitality industry push the boundaries in quality, innovation and sustainability.

► 6 Feb 2018 ↓11 Feb 2018 – Singapore Airshow 2018

Singapore

Singapore Airshow, a marketplace and networking powerhouse for the world’s aviation community, is a must-attend event in the global aerospace and defence calendar. Organised and managed by Experia Events, the biennial event is also a platform for high-level conferences dedicated to leading players in the global aviation industry with the Singapore Airshow Aviation Leadership Summit (SAALS) as well as co-located events – the A*STAR Aerospace Technology Leadership Forum and the Singapore Aerospace Technology and Engineering Conference (SATEC).

► 7 Feb 2018 ↓9 Feb 2018 – UKinbound Convention 2018

Cardiff, United Kingdom

Following the success of this year’s Annual Convention in Plymouth, Cardiff will welcome over 250 UKinbound members for three days of insightful debates, addresses from keynote speakers and networking opportunities in and around Cardiff. There will also be a major b2b workshop and a black-tie Gala Dinner, at which the winners of the Association’s annual Awards for Excellence will be announced.

► 10 Feb 2018 ↓11 Feb 2018 – Chicago Travel & Adventure Show 2018

Chicago, United States

Discover the Leading Destinations, Local Travel Experts, Top Celebrity Personalities, Comprehensive Content, and Exclusive Travel Deals That You Just Can’t Find Anywhere Else.

► 4 Mar 2018 ↓5 Mar 2018 – The Ocean City Spring Trade Expo 2018

Ocean City, United States

The Ocean City Spring Trade Expo brings together the hospitality industry buyers and sellers to facilitate business. Produced by the non-profit Ocean City Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Association, this popular Expo draws close to 5,000 attendees and features 400 exhibit booths. Year after year, both exhibitors and attendees look forward to coming out of winter hibernation and gathering to network, solidify relationships, and learn from one another. In addition to finding the most innovative products on the market, attendees can see actual production demonstrations and learn the latest trends. As an added bonus, free educational sessions and culinary demonstrations take place throughout the Expo. In order to attend the Expo and walk the exhibit floor, you must be 21 years old and be a buyer, or a guest of a buyer, in the hospitality industry.

► 7 Mar 2018 ↓11 Mar 2018 – ITB Berlin 2018

Berlin, Germany

The whole world meets at ITB Berlin: People, working in the travel industry and people, who want to catch up on the most beautiful travel destinations. The combination of trade exhibition, public exhibition and the biggest professional convention worldwide attracts tens of thousands of visitors, exhibitors and media representatives every year.

► 9 Mar 2018 ↓21 Mar 2018 – Cornell-Nanyang Advanced Management Program in Hospitality Management Singapore (AMP) 2018

Singapore

Cornell University School of Hotel Administration (SHA) and Nanyang Business School (NBS) have partnered to offer hospitality and tourism professionals a program that combines industry best practices with cutting-edge hospitality management theory. The Cornell-Nanyang Advanced Management Program (CN-AMP) will provide participants an outstanding opportunity to advance their knowledge of hospitality management in a multi-national setting.

► 12 Mar 2018 – Moscow International MICE Forum 2018

Moscow, Russia

The Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions business in Russia is expanding fast and the Moscow MICE Forum provides a professional and cost effective platform for International suppliers to meet the key players in this rapidly expanding section of the Russian tourism industry.