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6 reasons to visit The Meetings Show and Business Travel Show.


Six reasons to visit the business travel show

Calling all business travel enthusiasts and event planning aficionados! Get ready to grow your network and boost your travel and events knowledge at the upcoming Business Travel Show and The Meetings Show!


This sensational combined event offers a harmonious blend of professional insights, cutting-edge technology showcases, side-by-side comparisons, inspirational networking opportunities, live industry change and innovation, and the unbeatable power of face-to-face connections. So, grab your branded merch and let's explore the six reasons to attend!

1. Expert insights: Amplify your knowledge.

Join featured sessions and seminars from thought leaders who will leave you buzzing with fresh insights and offering exclusive access to the latest trends and best practices in the industry. A packed agenda of sessions throughout day one and day two of the shows mean you can pick up tips on your event planning at 10am and become an expert in what to look out for in a travel and expense management system by noon.


Here are a few of the top picks from our experts:

  • The psychological power of incentive events (28 June, 11:45 – 12:30, The Meetings Show, Impact/Inform Stage)

  • Ask Agiito: How can you get the most from partnering with your meetings and events agency? (28 June, 13:20 – 13:35, The Meetings Show, MIA Pavilion)

  • Free ESG consultations with ESG consultant, Sam Cande (Stand J40, throughout Day one)

  • Online booking and expense management – How to choose it, how to implement it and how to maximise adoption (29 June, 11:00 – 11:40, The Business Travel Show, Show Floor, Theatre 2)

  • How can venues increase their conversion rate? (29 June, 13:00 – 13:15, the Meetings Show, MIA Pavilion)


2. The cutting edge of new technology.

The business travel and meetings industry is jam-packed with innovative solutions that'll leave you in awe. This year, you’ll witness the launch of our incredible Live Availability and Instant Book features for meetings management, revolutionising the way you book meetings.


3. Side-by-side comparison: Battle of the titans.

Witness dazzling exhibition stand designs and exciting engagement activities as agencies suppliers go head-to-head! These shows give you the perfect stage to make side-by-side comparisons, evaluating and measuring the benefits of each industry player. From handheld mobile apps to getting a taste for some bright ideas and policy recommendations, it’s the place to be.


4. Inspirational interactions.

When you're surrounded by like-minded individuals who share your passion, the inspiration can revolutionise how you buy and book travel and meetings! The Business Travel Show and The Meetings Show create an electric atmosphere where you can connect and network with fellow industry professionals. Rub shoulders with travel managers, event planners, suppliers, and influential figures who can support and inspire you to drive ROI and reimagine how you can achieve your programme objectives.


5. The stage of revolution.

Become part of the industry's most ground-breaking revolutions! These shows are the birthplace of innovation, thought leadership, and game-changing ideas. From mind-blowing demos that make you raise your fist in excitement to engaging discussions and Q&A sessions with industry icons, you'll be in the front row to embrace change, ride the wave of innovation, and keep your business ahead of the curve.


6. Because nothing beats face-to-face.

In person interactions are where the real magic happens. Forge unforgettable connections and relationships that can't be replicated online. Oh, and don’t be limited by the end of a call - enjoy the flexibility to walk away and come back again – no judgements here! The energy of being in the same room with industry trendsetters and rising stars is an experience you won't want to miss.


So, head to stand J40 to grab a coffee (or an ice pop if you’re feeling the heat) and make meaningful connections with people face-to-face.


In a nutshell.

The Business Travel Show and The Meetings Show are the ultimate destinations for professionals in the business travel and meetings industry. So, get ready to amplify your knowledge, get hands-on with innovative tech, find your perfect partners, be inspired by like-minded individuals, witness industry revolutions, and make unforgettable memories. Don't miss your chance to join the ultimate business travel and meetings exhibition!

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