The IT&CMA and CTW’s Asia Pacific event opens today, 19 September, in Bangkok Convention Centre Central World, Thailand.
IT&CMA (Incentive Travel & Conference Meetings Asia) is the leading event for MICE in the Asia Pacific region, with a strong congregation of Convention Bureaus and National Tourism Organisations. CTW is Corporate Travel World, taking place at the same venue.
Over 100 business, networking and education sessions are set to take place over three days at the two co-located events.
The show welcomes participation from 316 new and returning destinations and brands, as well as over 450 MICE, Association and Corporate buyers.
IT&CMA and CTW 2018 sees 65% new buyers to the show including destinations such as Mexico, Brazil, Peru, Denmark, Egypt and Romania.
One of the key segments of the event is education with 22 insightful sessions designed around the industry’s latest trends and priorities, led by 50 experts across the MICE and corporate travel space.
Experiential Marketing is the latest buzzword, shaping this year’s keynote address, the all-new Experiential Marketing Forum and Incentives Forum. The keynote this year will be delivered by the CEO of Switzerland Tourism Martin Nydegger.
TCEB (Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau) who recently launched their new campaign called Thailand: REDEFINE your Business Events continue as the Strategic Partner for the event along with Thai Airways as the official airline partner.