IBTM World


ibtm world 2017IBTM World (Formerly EIBTM) is the place to grow your business in the meetings, events, conference, incentives and business travel industry. Through highly-targeted introductions, IBTM World brings you face-to-face with the right people in the right organisations, to build relations, develop your business and expand your knowledge. Enter a world of business opportunities.

Why Exhibit

Get in front of the industries finest trade professionals and international buyers. As an established exhibitor or a newcomer, our main focus is in bringing key buyers and new business opportunities to you. With the ibtm world‘s Hosted Buyer Programme, we guarantee the presence of over 4,000 prestigious and highly qualified buyers from around the world.  Over 15,500 professionals, 3,000 global brands and suppliers representing 150 countries, 9,500 buyers and visitors, 78,000 business appointments conducted and much more..

Who Attends

Visitors to ibtm world are decision makers responsible for organising meetings, conferences, events and incentive trips and business travel. They include: Agencies, Associations, Corporations, Professional Conference Organisers (PCO’s). Meetings industry professionals visit ibtm world to experience the latest products, services, destinations and trends. Over 5,100 Trade Visitors including 250 members of the International Press attend ibtm world from around the globe.


Register to attend ibtm world 2017 -Select your attendance type and complete the registration form for free admission to ibtm world, taking place from 28-30 November 2017.

Visitors, Press and Students Registration

Register to attend the event as a visitor, student or member of the press. Network with key players from the industry and gain insight into the latest developments in the MICE sector.
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Hosted Buyer Registration

Experience a variety of VIP benefits as a Hosted Buyer, including a diary to pre-book meetings, exclusive invite only networking events, post event tours and much more.
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What's On

ibtm world turns 30 this year! So, we’re celebrating 30 years of bringing the entire events industry together with an amazing events programme where you can network, attend cutting edge sessions and meet and learn from industry peers.

Networking events
Each year we host several networking events to provide attendees with more opportunities than ever to make these ever lasting business connections. Check out what you can expect to experience this year.

Events and features
From over 100 networking events, press conferences and feature areas to explore and learn from, we will offer you the ultimate experience to increase your business opportunities.

Knowledge Programme
Education is a very important aspect of ibtm world and staying true to our long standing history of putting together first class programmes, we will be carefully selecting knowledge sessions with you in mind.

Technology Watch Award 2017
The Technology Watch Awards 2017 will be celebrating the achievements of up and coming technology entrepreneurs, giving the lucky finalists massive exposure to over 15,000 MICE industry influencers.

Forum for Young Professionals
ibtm world is partnering with ICCA to produce the Forum for Young Professionals, where a group of 35 inspired MICE professionals under the age of 30 will gain fresh perspectives on the industry.

Industry showcase
ibtm world acts as a global marketplace for the industry by uniting experts and key players to discuss hot topics, recognise achievements and initiatives that has left a positive impact in the MICE sector.