Last year ibtm china delivered over 450 exhibitors, representing 35 countries, all of whom were provide with a diary of 1:1 quality prescheduled appointments with Hosted Buyers.
Further to this, post show research conducted following the event confirmed that 86% of exhibitors attending the 2014 event agreed that ibtm china was very important for their business and 90% of Hosted Buyers who attended were satisfied that the appointments matched to their business needs.
Suzie Tang, Diaoyutai MGM Hospitality who attended the show last year commented, “ibtm china provides a platform to bring buyers and sellers together. The show allows us to meet up with top-level buyers from China, Asia and the rest of the world, and also provides an opportunity for sellers to meet up with local and international media. ibtm china 2014 was a successful show for us and we received more than 10 sales leads during the event.”
Vichaya Soonthornsaratoon, Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau commented, “ibtm china 2014 provided us with the arena to come and meet with new buyers that we cannot cover. It is the right arena for us to start connections. This is our first visit to ibtm china and we found it very useful.”
ibtm china will also provide its attendees with valuable industry insight through the ibtm knowledge programme. Global education themes including Connections Mean Everything, Putting Meeting Design into Practice, Tools for Planner Productivity, Industry Engagement and Leading Lights for Leading Events will feature as part of this year’s programme.
Companies targeting new business from China and Asia who are interested in benefiting from access to a global network of powerful meetings industry buyers as well as a number of additional networking opportunities should contact Jonathan Vis or for further information, please visit www.cibtm.com
To find out more about speaker opportunities at ibtm china, please go to www.cibtm.com/forms/call-for-speakers/