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Trade Events

Upcoming events

Where: Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, USA
Timing: 10-13 October 2022

IMEX America is the USA’s largest meetings industry trade show. It is a global exhibition event for incentive travel, meetings and events that attracts thousands of professionals from the USA and internationally. With more than 3,000 hosted buyers attending, IMEX America provides opportunities for business, networking and education.

2023 dates: 16 - 19 October 2023

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Timing: 29 November - 1 December 2022

IBTM World - the live show will take place from 29 November - 1 December 2022 and will incorporate one-to-one meetings between exhibitors and buyers, as well as a knowledge programme, with a range of targeted education sessions. Register here.

Download the IBTM World 2021 infographic

Where: TBC Australia
Timing: TBC 2022/23

Dreamtime is Tourism Australia’s signature biennial incentive showcase, designed to increase awareness of Australia as an outstanding incentive destination. The event provides the Australian business events industry the opportunity to connect with qualified incentive buyers from around the world, while showcasing Australia’s best incentive experiences and products.

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Where: Shanghai, China & virtual
Timing: TBC 2023

The Business Events Australia Asia Showcase 2022 was a hybrid event designed to bring together key customers from the Greater China and South South East Asia markets to meet with Australia’s best incentive industry. The last Greater China Showcase was a three-day hybrid event, with Chinese buyers meeting face to face in China and engaging virtually with Australian sellers via one-on-one appointments.

Event Details

Where: Virtual
Timing: TBC 2023

The Business Events Australia Asia Showcase 2022 was a hybrid event designed to bring together key customers from the Greater China and South South East Asia markets to meet with Australia’s best incentive industry. The Showcase provided Australian industry with a virtual platform to develop and continue relationships with event planners from Singapore, Malaysia, India and Indonesia, along with providing insights into market trends for post COVID-19 events.

Event Details

Where: Frankfurt, Germany
Timing: 22-25 May 2023

IMEX Frankfurt is a key business events exhibition where international planners from the conference, convention and corporate events industries gather to do business. IMEX gives the Australian business events industry the opportunity to meet influential international buyers responsible for organising corporate meetings, incentive travel programs and association events.

Download the IMEX Frankfurt 2022 infographic