The Meetings Show inspires buyers and suppliers to do business, develop market knowledge and network with the best in the industry.
The Meetings Show is a major event for the UK inbound and outbound meetings industry.
Organised by meeting professionals for meeting professionals it is focused around a large exhibition, networking opportunities and professional education. The hosted buyer programme – the largest in the UK – will attract buyers from the corporate, association, agency and public sectors. The show will feature destinations from over 50 countries across 6 continents, venues, hotels and key providers of meetings products and services.
The Show includes:
The Exhibition: featuring destinations, venues, hotels and industry suppliers, the exhibition sits at the heart of The Meetings Show.
The Conference: planned by education experts from across the industry, the conference sessions are timed to work in harmony with the exhibition and pre-scheduled meetings of which 10,000+ will take place during the show. Topics will include favourite subjects such as ROI of meetings, strategic meetings management, economic impact, meetings architecture, hybrid meetings, association management, destination marketing and industry trends.
Networking: The show will feature networking events and include post-show tours for the hosted buyers to key regional destinations around the UK and Europe.
Association Meetings Conference: For meeting organisers in the association sector, the association conference is a must attend opportunity to learn, meet and network with peers.
Exhibiting at The Meetings Show provides you with a unique platform to conduct business with the UK inbound and outbound meetings industry in a way no other UK event can offer. Get ready to conduct business with serious buyers ready to do business with you.
Our hosted buyer programme is geared to ensure you get every chance to maximise your ROI. Appointments made at The Meetings Show will be chosen by the buyer so you can be confident that those attending want to see you. What’s more, you’ll have full access to your interactive online diary before the show so you know who you will be meeting ahead of time allowing you ample opportunity to do your pre-show research and planning accordingly.
ICCA Activities at The Meetings Show
ICCA Education Session
When: 28-Jun-2018, 13:50 - 14:50
Location: Olympia Room
Reaching Your Target Audience with Creative Marketing Campaigns
Previous BMA winners and finalists will share their stories, discussing why they decided to enter; how they used the Award as a marketing and PR tool locally and internationally; and how their unique campaigns helped them to stand out from the crowd.
- Demonstrate how using creative ideas in your marketing campaigns can help you stand out from the crowd and reach your target audience, no matter the size of your organisation.
- Learn more about how organisations can use ICCA’s Best Marketing Award as an effective marketing and PR tool.
- Describe how smaller organisations or campaigns can successfully enter ICCA’s Best Marketing Award.
- Email Ross Barker