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IBTM World launches new-look TechWatch Live for 2020

IBTM World, which organiser Reed Travel Exhibitions intends to run 1-3 December at Fira Barcelona, Spain, is launching a new concept for its Tech Watch Awards this year. TechWatch Live will feature a new judging panel chair and live pitching onsite at IBTM World, reflecting the increasing significance that technology and digital plays in the meetings and events industry. The new format TechWatch L...

Video: CMW meets Positive Impact @ IBTM World

CMW spoke with Fiona Pelham, CEO of Positive Impact, at IBTM World in Barcelona.

Video: CMW speaks to the team behind Expo 2020 at IBTM World

CMW interviewed some of the team behind Expo 2020 on the Dubai Tourism stand at IBTM World in November. 

Reed to graft experiential marketing conference on to IBTM World

Reed Travel Exhibitions (RTE) has announced the launch of Exceptional Experiences, a two-day conference and ideas showcase dedicated to experiential marketing and live events.

Video: CMW at IBTM World!

CMW was in attendance at IBTM World in Barcelona's Fira Gran Via last November. We conducted video interviews on the show floor and on exhibitors stands, speaking to thought leaders about key topics in the industry.

Video: CMW speaks to Russia’s National Convention Bureau Director

Alexey Kalachev, Director of Russia’s National Convention Bureau, speaks to CMW editor Paul Colston at IBTM in Barcelona about e-visas, ‘info passports’, Kamchatka, Sochi and much more.

IBTM World 2019: in pictures

CMW was in attendance at IBTM World in Fira Gran Via, Barcelona, from 19-21 November.

IBTM World 2019 closes after 74,000 meetings held

IBTM World 2019 closed 21 November with over 74,000 pre-scheduled business meetings having taken place and a 3% increase in the number of visitors attending the three-day event compared with 2018. Sixty-four percent of Hosted Buyers participated in IBTM World for the first time this year and 51% of them were completely new to the entire IBTM portfolio. Over 2,600 exhibitors from 150 countries atte...

IBTM to partner with SACEOS and its SMF for IBTM Asia Pacific

IBTM, part of Reed Travel Exhibitions, has announced that it has entered a letter of agreement to partner the Asia-Pacific MICE industry business conference SMF (Singapore MICE Forum) with its newest Business Event, IBTM Asia Pacific. SMF2020 will take place over 1.5 days at the Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre 6-8 April 2020. The Forum will be structured around five key themes; innov...

The IBTM 2019 Tech Watch Award winner is…

IBTM announced Silicon Valley-based start-up Wordly as the overall winner of its IBTM World Tech Watch Award, and Lineup Ninja as the People’s Choice Award winner. The awards were presented on stage at IBTM World 2019, taking place at Fira Gran Via Barcelona,19-21 November. Wordly was crowned the judge’s winner for its intelligent interpreting services, leveraging voice recognition and artif...

IBTM World commits to Barcelona

IBTM has signed a new three-year contract with Barcelona Convention Bureau and Fira de Barcelona that will see its flagship IBTM World event take place in the city until 2022. IBTM World’s event director, David Thompson, said: “We look forward to continuing to evolve IBTM World to ensure it remains at the forefront of the industry when it comes to delivering the best opportunities to do business, ...

Melbourne to showcase new venue CENTREPIECE at IBTM World

Melbourne & Olympic Parks will be showcasing its new venue, CENTREPIECE at Melbourne Park, at IBTM World this November.

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