Business Events

MeetGB is open to all UK & Northern Ireland meetings, conference and event suppliers on a first-come first-served basis including:

  • Convention bureau / tourist boards
  • Venues
  • Hotels
  • Destination Management Companies
  • Events agencies 
  • Other event and incentive suppliers

Suppliers that attend MeetGB will have the opportunity to engage directly with over 100 buyers from Europe and North America.  Each buyer is handpicked and pre-qualified by VisitBritain to ensure that you meet the right people for your business.

 

 Further information can be found at www.meetgb.org

IMEX Frankfurt – a worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events.

 

More than 3,500 suppliers from every sector of the worldwide meetings industry come together in Frankfurt each year.

 

IMEX Frankfurt is for suppliers wishing to promote their product or service for Business Events to the MICE market.

 

What’s previously been included when attending this event with Visit Wales:

  • Exhibitor pass for the three day event
  • A branded pod which will provide each partner with space to display literature, space to have an iPad or laptop presentation (partners to provide own equipment)
  • Access to a shared storage area and a small lockable storage within each pod for small amounts of literature
  • Unique log in details to secure appointments
  • Dedicated VisitWales staff to greet customers on arrival and book in any unscheduled appointments

Venue: Messe Frankfurt

 

If you have any queries or wish to discuss further please contact via E-mail: MeetInWales@gov.wales

 

M&I forum Body and Soul - Portugal

 

Experience Forums:

 

25 meetings, 55 buyers

 

Buyers origin: Key decision makers from UK and mainland Europe, including France, Benelux, Germany and Scandinavia

 

M&I Forum Package for 2019 included the below:

  • 25 pre-scheduled buyer meetings with senior MICE professionals from major European markets including UK & Ireland, Germany, Switzerland, Benelux, France and Scandinavia
  • Meet the highest quality of buyers in M&I Forums history
  • Greater value - highest industry ROI ratio
  • Intensive networking with like-minded MICE professionals that continues far beyond the meeting room
  • Classes, seminars, activities and experiences that will enrich your life in all areas

Find out more about the M&I Forum.


M&I Forum Europe - Croatia

 

40 meetings, 200 buyers:

 

Buyers origin: UK and mainland Europe, including France, Benelux, Germany and Scandinavia

 

M&I Forum Package for 2019 included the below:

  • 40 Pre-arranged meetings per Forum with elite MICE buyers.
  • Your presentation table for your meetings
  • Elegant cocktail receptions and dinners on each evening
  • Numerous networking opportunities where you will be able to build  genuine long-lasting relationships
  • Unlimited online access to all buyers’ and suppliers’ contact details
  • Digital show guide with contact details of all participants

Find out more about the M&I Forum.

 

The Meetings Show – the premier market and meeting place for the UK meetings industry

 

The Meetings Show offers an ideal business opportunity to showcase your product or service to Business Event buyers. This is a chance to explore new opportunities, network in a vibrant setting & learn from industry experts.

 

The event is for suppliers in Wales wishing to promote their product or service for Business Events to the MICE market.

 

The Meetings Show package in 2019 included:

  • Exhibitor pass for the two-day event
  • A branded pod
  • Access to a shared storage area and small lockable storage in each pod for small amounts of literature
  • Unique log in details to secure appointments
  • Dedicated Visit Wales staff to greet customers on arrival and book in any unscheduled appointments

Venue: Olympia, London, W14 8UX

 

For more information on The Meetings Show visit the website.

 

If you have any queries or wish to discuss further please contact Julie Perkins.

Tel: +44 (0) 300 061 6073 

E-mail: MeetInWales@gov.wales

 

IBTM  – the leading global event for:

Meetings; Incentives; Conferences; Events and business travel (MICE).

 

IBTM world (formerly EIBTM) takes place in Barcelona. The three day event gathers meetings industry professionals for three days of

  • focused business opportunities
  • thought provoking professional education, and
  • networking to drive your business into the future.

Suppliers can promote Wales as a MICE destination and promote their product or service for Business Events to the MICE market.

 

The IBTM Package in 2019  included:

  • Exposure on a fully-branded Wales stand on the VisitBritain pavilion, in an area reserved for UK & Ireland destinations
  • A branded pod
  • Access to a personal online diary for each exhibitor and other benefits provided by the show organisers to exhibiting partners
  • Up to 2 exhibitor badges per pod. (note, max. 2 person on pod at any one time)
  • Lighting and electricity supply
  • VW reception desk to field visitor enquiries and to scan and welcome appointments.
  • Complimentary tea, coffee, water for exhibitors and clients

Venue: Fira Barcelona

 

For more information on IBTM World visit the website.