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Trade Events

Upcoming events

Where: Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, USA
Timing: 9 – 11 November 2021

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.

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Timing: 30 November – 2 December 2021

IBTM World Hybrid - the live show will take place from 30 November – 2 December 2021 and will incorporate one-to-one meetings between exhibitors and buyers, as well as a knowledge programme, with a range of targeted education sessions. IBTM World Virtual is scheduled for 14 to 15 December 2021.

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Where: Marina Bay Sands Singapore
Timing: 5 – 6 April 2022

IBTM Asia Pacific will bring together 3,000 suppliers and event planners to help you find all everything you need under one roof.  Source new destinations and venues, meet current suppliers, network with peers and see the latest trends and case studies to help deliver outstanding events. 

Where: Frankfurt, Germany
Timing: 26 – 28 April 2022 

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.

Where: Shanghai, China & virtual
Timing: TBC March 2022

The last 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.

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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