Sign in or Register
 
 
 IMEX Frankfurt
Register today to receive each issue absolutely FREE!
Magda Ibrahim sees innovation in a resurgent automotive sector and in the...
More
CMW looks at the subject of catering for Generation Y, and finds outs what...
More
CMW looks at how the Baltic region hopes to grow its meetings industry, ...
More


Exhibition World Issue 75
Issue 75
Supplement: Basque Country
Supplement: Basque Country
FIRST 50 EXHIBITORS SIGN UP FOR AIBTM IN CHICAGO
posted on: 25/6/2012 08:16:22
0553AIBTM 2012 summit

AMERICAS - Reed Travel Exhibitions (RTE), organiser of AIBTM Americas Meetings Week claimed 2,250 people attended its education programme in Baltimore this year, an increase of 50 per cent on 2011.

RTE also reported that its first 50 exhibitors had rebooked in Baltimore for next year’s Chicago edition of the show, which runs 11-13 June 2013. 

Those already signed include: Las Vegas Meetings by Caesars Entertainment, Event Ready, Greater Raleigh CVB, Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board, Long Beach CVB, Philadelphia CVB, PSAV Presentation Services, Star Travel DMC, Visit Charlotte, IHG, Hyatt Hotels,Dominican Republic, Canada, Greater Miami, Marriott, Melia Hotels, Moscow Exhibition & Convention Agency, Nassau, Napa Valley, NYC & Company,Philadelphia Convention & Visitor’s Bureau, MGM Resorts, Myrtle Beach, Vienna, Vancouver Hotel Destination Association, The Peabody Orlando, San Francisco Travel Association, Rosen Hotels & Resorts and Hello USA.

“Two years on and it's great to see that AIBTM has established itself in the US. The quality of education, business concluded and networking achieved gives us a positive close to this event and a great launch pad for our move to Chicago,”  said Craig Moyes, Portfolio Director, IBTM Global Events Portfolio, Reed Travel Exhibitions.

AIBTM is to rotate its US host destination, starting with 2013 at Chicago’s McCormick Place and moving in 2014 to Orlando Florida where the show will be hosted at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC). 

Do you have news for CMW? Email: pcolston@mashmedia.net

Print:
Email:
Share article:
COMMENTS
Would you like to Leave a Comment?
LATEST NEWS
WORLD PCO ALLIANCE GROWS 15%
posted on: 24/4/2014 12:20:57
WORLD - The World PCO Alliance is reporting 15 per cent growth for 2013. Alliance members now include 20 professional organisers worldwide who put together 500 congresses with over 450,000 delegates in 2013.

AMERICAS - Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas has announced plans to expand its convention centre due to demand for additional space.

ASIA - Global meetings and events division of Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), CWT Meetings & Events, has entered China's rapidly growing meetings and events market.

ASIA - Novotel Bangkok Impact Hotel has appointed Claire Gruel as assistant Food and Beverage (F&B) Manager, located in the heart of convention and exhibition centre Impact Muang Thong Thani.

XING LAUNCHES FOURTH ONLINE ORGANISERS SURVEY
posted on: 23/4/2014 11:25:12
EUROPE - Conference organiser and event management software specialist Xing Events has launched its fourth annual online survey among event organisers on the subject of social media within the event industry.