The Oysters - your perfect event solution
The Oysters are a collection of international tourist boards and convention bureaus from popular overseas destinations. Each Oyster is specifically dedicated to providing UK-based event planners with inspirational, up-to-date and impartial advice for their next event, meeting, conference or incentive programme.
In the current economic climate, the Oysters are your perfect first point-of-call when organising your event. Offering a wide range of services completely free-of-charge, they can ensure your overseas event runs as smoothly as possible.
Whether it's sourcing the most suitable accommodation; unique or unusual venue; award-winning destination management company; or the best event supplier, the Oysters can provide you with all you need.
The Oysters can also assist with site inspections, provide bid support, presentation tools, organise educational trips and keep you updated on the latest news from their country.
The Oysters are:
• Specialists in the events and meetings industry
• Offer a range of valuable services free-of-charge to UK-based event organisers
• Represent world-class destinations experienced in hosting successful events for clients
• Provide accurate information and advice for your meetings needs
The free services include:
• Latest news on the meetings, incentives, conferences and events in their region
• Sourcing suitable venues and accommodation for your event
• Contact details for ground handlers, DMC’s and other service providers
• Educational visits for groups of event planners
• Assisting individual organisers to arrange site inspections
• Support in the preparation of bids for congresses
• Aid in boosting numbers of delegates to a convention
• Provision of sample itineraries for incentive programmes
• Case studies on recent events in their region