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IT&CMA MEETINGS INDUSTRY TRADE SHOW CELEBRATES 20 YEARS posted on: 12/7/2012 09:17:52
ASIA - The Thailand-based Incentive Travel and Conventions, Meetings Asia (IT&CMA) trade show is to celebrate its 20th anniversary this year. It is co-held with the Corporate Travel World (CTW) Asia-Pacific event, which is marking its 15th anniversary.
IT&CMA and CTW Asia-Pacific are organised by TTG Events, a business group of TTG Asia Media.
In celebration, Mr Ooi Peng Ee, GM of TTG Events; and Ms Prachoom Tantiprasertsuk, Chairperson for the Marketing Committee at Thailand Incentives and Conventions; and Ms Vichaya Soonthornsaratoon, Acting Director of Meetings Industry Department at the Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau; join hands in celebrating the anniversaries (pictured).
Set to be held at the Bangkok Convention Center, Central World, Bangkok, the show covers the meetings and incentive sector of the Asia Pacific region. From 2012 forward, the event will incorporate luxury travel in its remit.
Thailand has hosted the event for 11 years and the 2012 edition of IT&CMA and the 15th CTW will be held 2-4 October 2012.
WORLD - Global Experience Specialists (GES) has acquired international AV specialist Blitz Communications, expanding its range of services further into the live events, conference and exhibition sector.
AMERICAS - The Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC) has announced a series of key financial and performance achievements since AEG Facilities took over the management of the city-owned facility in December 2013.
MIDDLE EAST - As part of DTCM's campaign to raise awareness of the city's offering as a destination for business events, 100 international meeting planners and business events journalists were invited for a three-day 'mega fam' in the emirate.