WTM London is the world’s most influential travel & tourism event and will take place between Monday, November 6 – Wednesday, November 8, 2023, at Excel London.
Organizers are enabling visitors to book tickets well in advance of this year’s show and have announced several new and exciting changes showing that the global travel community has the Power to Change potovanje.
After in-depth customer research carried out late last year, WTM London has announced a host of developments to improve the attendee experience and ensure that every member of the travel community extracts as much value from the event as possible.
This year, WTM London will open its doors earlier than usual – ready to welcome visitors from 09:30 am providing an additional hour for visitors and exhibitors to have spontaneous meetings.
Visitors are invited to make use of the new, open-for-all Središča skupnosti right in the centre of the show, and attendees can also look forward to an ‘everyone’s welcome’ Networking Party that will take place within ExCel London on its first day, Monday, November 6, from 5:30 pm-7:30 pm.
Developments include a new VIP badge to host senior industry leaders and a big-name, inspirational Zaključna beseda on Wednesday, November 8.
WTM Connect Me – the show’s meeting booking platform – will return in 2023 and is available for Buyers, VIPs, and Media. All attendees will also have access to the official Aplikacija WTM, which returns this year with exciting new enhancements.
WTM Program konference
O konferenčni program will cover 8 themes over 3 different stages throughout the 3-day event. The konferenca 8 teme so Trajnost, tehnologija, geoekonomija, nastajajoči trgi, potrošniški trendi, trženje, raznolikost in vključenost (D&I) in izkušnje and aim to help the global travel community succeed and thrive by informing, entertaining, and influencing their business decisions.
Kot odgovor na vedno večji pomen vplivnežev v potovalnem in turističnem sektorju bodo v sredo, 8. novembra, ustvarjalci vsebin povabljeni na kosilo z globalnimi destinacijami, da bi podprli priložnosti za sodelovanje in mreženje.
In other changes the Ministers’ Summit at World Travel Market in Association with UNWTO in WTTC, where dignitaries from around the world gather to discuss and ratify key tourism agreements, will return for its 17th year, and will take place on Day One, Monday, November 6.
The November show is set to launch its first Diversity and Inclusion Summit on Tuesday, November 7, supporting WTM’s belief that the travel sector has the power to evoke positive change in the world.
Tickets to the 3-day show will be free do oktobra 31, after which there will be a charge of £45 per person. Organizers are encouraging early booking to ensure visitors take time to plan and maximise their visit.
Juliette Losardo, Exhibition Director, WTM London, Je dejal:
"Delali smo v zakulisju, da bi letos na svetovni potovalni trg prinesli nekaj razburljivih dogodkov."
»Ker potovalni in turistični sektor raste in se spreminja, je bistveno, da se WTM razvija, da bo vodil in podpiral to spremembo; prostor za navdih, za načrtovanje in odpravljanje težav, za diverzifikacijo razmišljanja in utrjevanje dobavnih verig – naša naloga je zagotoviti, da je potovalni sektor opremljen za naslednje poglavje.
“Developments you’ll see at WTM this year are entirely reflective of what our attendees are asking for. We’re bolstering the ways you can maximise value from your visit, with more networking, better business opportunities, a refreshed education program and a host of new partnerships.
“We’re pleased to be opening ticket booking ahead of the summer and are committed to ensuring travel professionals have the best 3 days possible.”
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WTM London is the world’s most influential travel & tourism event for the global travel community. The show is the ultimate destination for those seeking a macro view of the travel industry and a deeper understanding of the forces shaping it. WTM London is where influential leaders gather to exchange ideas, drive innovation, and accelerate business outcomes.
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