Istanbul CVB’s RFP enquiries doubled at IMEX Frankfurt
- Category: IMEX Preview
- Published: Wednesday, 04 May 2016 09:15
Where the MICE world is meeting to do business
IMEX buzzes with activity, sound and energy, driving business with the force of global opportunities. If you’re in the meetings industry, this is the show for you.
The facts speak for themselves:
3,500 exhibitors come to IMEX each year (including tourist boards, convention bureaus, international hotel chains, airlines and destination management companies). They’re poised to do business with the 9,000 visitors (including almost 4,000 hosted buyers) who attend during three energetic and very inspirational days.
Total Participants in 2015:
Total Participants: 14,398 (Including exhibitors)
Every day at IMEX is time well spent. Full of appointments, doing deals, learning, networking, profiting. It will be your busiest time of the year. And also your most rewarding.
"The quality of exhibitors makes it a must-attend event," says Hosted buyer David Edlund, Director National Accounts, Global Cynergies, USA.
"The presence of so many industry VIPs makes the show a key international meeting point." maintains Hosted Buyer Alessandra Porcacchia, Project Manager, EGA PCO, Italy.
The Hosted Buyer Programme typically includes:
• Economy class flights or first-class train travel from selected destinations
• Overnight stay in a 4/5 star hotel
• Airport - hotel - exhibition transfers
• Hosted buyer lounge
• Exclusive registration facilities
• Dedicated IMEX support team before and during the show
• Easy-to-use Online Diary and new online messaging service
• Outstanding educational opportunities
Association hosted buyers also have the opportunity to attend IMEX Association Day on 18 April 2016.
Corporate hosted buyers have the opportunity to attend the Exclusively Corporate @IMEX Education Programme on 18 April 2016.
The IMEX Request to Hosted Buyers:
We ask all hosted buyers to schedule and attend a minimum of 8 appointments per day, made up of pre-scheduled group appointments (where applicable), individual appointments and stand presentations with exhibitors of their choice made via the online diary system. The Online Diary also has a search functionality to filter by exhibitor, category, country and region making it easy for buyers to book all their appointments in advance.
Relax as Hard as You Like
With a cosmopolitan gathering of key players from world markets, and a universal urge to get together, no show beats IMEX for networking, social events, the best contacts and a truly stimulating scenario.
Full details of registration and conditions for Hosted Buyers, Trade Visitors, Exhibitors and Press are available now at: www.imex-frankfurt.com/