April 2018 Travel Events Calendar

  • 1 Apr 2018 3 Apr 2018

    Kuwait Medical Tourism Congress and Exhibition 2018

    Kuwait City, Kuwait

    Every year, millions of patients travel overseas in search of the best quality and the most affordable medical treatments. According to recent reports on Medical Tourism, Kuwaiti people spend over one billion per year overseas for medical care. Thousands of Kuwaiti nationals leave the Middle East each year for high quality healthcare.

  • 3 Apr 2018 5 Apr 2018

    World Travel Market Latin America 2018

    São Paulo, Brazil

    WTM Latin America is the three day must-attend business-to-business (B2B) event which brings the world to Latin America and promotes Latin America to the world. Through its industry networks, unrivalled global reach, WTM Latin America creates personal and business opportunities, providing customers with quality contacts, content and communities.

  • 3 Apr 2018 5 Apr 2018

    WTM Latin America 2018

    São Paulo, Brazil

    WTM Latin America is the three day must-attend business-to-business (B2B) event which brings the world to Latin America and promotes Latin America to the world. Through its industry networks, unrivalled global reach, WTM Latin America creates personal and business opportunities, providing customers with quality contacts, content and communities.

  • 4 Apr 2018 5 Apr 2018

    Hotel Investment Conference - South Asia HICSA 2018

    Mumbai, India

    Hotel Investment Conference-South Asia (HICSA) is widely viewed by global industry leaders as the premier hospitality event for the South Asian region, valued for its networking opportunities and high-level contacts as much as for its content-rich sessions. Having rightfully created a niche for itself, HICSA brings together an impressive conglomeration of business leaders, think tanks and industry top brass, and has undoubtedly become one of the most coveted forums for all industry players in the region.

  • 5 Apr 2018 7 Apr 2018

    Azerbaijan International Travel & Tourism Fair (AITF) 2018

    Baku, Azerbaijan

    AITF is the main event in Azerbaijan’s fast growing tourism market attracting a large number of international and local participants as well as trade visitors from year‐to‐year becoming the ‘hub’ for the tourism industry of the entire Caspian region.

  • 6 Apr 2018 8 Apr 2018

    DRT Show Shanghai 2018

    Shanghai, China

    DRT Show Shanghai is to take place this year at Shanghai East Asia Exhibition Centre, 6-8 April 2018.

  • 7 Apr 2018 8 Apr 2018

    Travel & Tourism Fair (TTF) - New Delhi 2018

    New Delhi, India

    TTF is dedicated to following the globe’s latest travel and tourism trends, with a focus on serving the needs of its extensive B2B clientele. TTF presents an unparalleled marketing opportunity for exhibitors and is the best place for networking, face-to-face meetings, striking the deals of the future and building successful, steady business partnerships.

  • 8 Apr 2018 14 Apr 2018

    Mountain Travel Symposium 2018

    South Lake Tahoe, California, United States

    Mountain Travel Symposium is much more than a typical networking event. MTS is well established as the premier North American meeting place for the worldwide mountain travel industry where resort representatives meet in a single location with a wide range of mountain vacation suppliers, buyers and vendors from around the world.

  • 9 Apr 2018 10 Apr 2018

    Global Lodging Forum 2018

    Paris, France

    For 20 years, the Global Lodging Forum has been the only international platform staged in France to facilitate a close encounter between the various business areas involved in the development of the hospitality industry: operators, banking institutions, real estate companies and developers. More than 600 decisions makers of the largest hotel groups, financial corporations, investors, developers etc… gather to update their knowledge on the French, European and international hotel brands. The format of the Global Lodging Forum, spread over three half-days, features a series of in-depth market analysis by MKG Consulting, themed round tables and working groups. Moreover, informal discussions are encouraged during the various coffee breaks to turn into effective business appointments.

  • 9 Apr 2018

    Passenger Experience Conference 2018

    Hamburg, Germany

    Attend the leading global conference and networking forum discussing the strategic issues surrounding cabin innovation, consumer expectations and strategies for profitability within the cabin.

  • 10 Apr 2018 12 Apr 2018

    The Hotel Show Saudi Arabia 2018

    Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

    The Kingdom’s premier event for the hospitality industry, The Hotel Show Saudi Arabia returns in 2018 for its sixth edition. With 100s of global brands participating, we see over 6,000 industry professionals including architects, designers, hoteliers, restaurateurs, chefs, developers, buyers, and key decision makers from the Kingdom’s leading facilities visiting the show to source the latest innovations, products, and equipment showcased at the exhibition.

  • 10 Apr 2018 12 Apr 2018

    Aircraft Interiors Expo 2018

    Hamburg, Germany

    Aircraft Interiors Expo is the world’s leading event for airlines and the supply chain to source the latest innovations, technologies and products for the cabin interiors, inflight entertainment and passenger comfort industries.

  • 10 Apr 2018 12 Apr 2018

    World Travel Catering & Onboard Services Expo 2018

    Hamburg, Germany

    WTCE is the leading global event for travel catering, onboard retail and passenger comfort. Held annually in Hamburg, Germany it showcases the latest onboard products and services from 350+ suppliers. The event attracts over 800 airline and rail buyers looking to source new products, stay up to date with industry trends and build their business network. WTCE takes place alongside the Passenger Experience Conference and Aircraft Interiors Expo.

  • 10 Apr 2018 13 Apr 2018

    Riyadh Travel Fair 2018

    Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

    Riyadh Travel Fair aspires to be the premier professional event for all those involved in Travel &Tourism in the Middle East And KSA. We promote excellence in Travel & Tourism from Around the world for continuous 8 Successive Years.

  • 10 Apr 2018 16 Apr 2018

    CLIA Asia River Cruise & Destination Forum 2018

    Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

    CLIA are delighted to announce our inaugural Asia cruise event taking place from April 10 - 15/16. The conference itself can be preceded by a special Singapore Fam Trip; and will be followed by a short cruise on the Mekong river departing 12 April 2018.

  • 11 Apr 2018 13 Apr 2018

    HITEC Amsterdam 2018

    Amsterdam, Netherlands

    HITEC brings the brightest minds and hottest technology to one place you won’t want to miss what HITEC has in store for you this year.

  • 11 Apr 2018

    HSMAI Region Europe Meeting and Event Exchange 2018

    Amsterdam, Netherlands

    HSMAI Region Europe Meeting and Event Exchange to be held at Hotel Novotel Amsterdam City, 11th April 2018.

  • 11 Apr 2018

    Strategic Meetings Summit - London 2018

    London, United Kingdom

    The BTN Group’s Strategic Meetings Summit unites the top corporate decision makers focused on strategic meetings management, including expert consultants, senior level meeting executives and corporate travel managers, providing a platform for information sharing as attendees gather intelligence on industry developments and share experiences, challenges and solutions with peers in an open forum.

  • 12 Apr 2018 13 Apr 2018

    Hospitality Law Conference 2018

    Houston, TX, United States

    From development deals to management agreements, from food and beverage liability to labor and employment, and from claims management to anti-trust issues, the latest cases, trends and challenges in compliance, data protection, finance, law, risk, safety, and security are up for exploration at the 16th Annual Hospitality Law Conference, April 12 - 13 in Houston, Texas.

  • 12 Apr 2018

    CLIA River Cruise Conference 2018

    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) has announced that for the first time ever, it is to hold a River Cruise Conference in Asia in Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), followed by a sailing on the Mekong River for travel agents. The inaugural Asia event will commence on 10th April 2018, followed by a Mekong sailing departing on 12th April 2018.

  • 15 Apr 2018 18 Apr 2018

    AAAE Conference & Exposition 2018

    San Diego, United States

    Conferences have become a commonplace occurrence in every industry, but just like you hold yourself to a higher standard for the service you provide travelers every single day, we hold ourselves to a higher standard in the services we provide you.

  • 15 Apr 2018 17 Apr 2018

    ILTM Africa - International Luxury Travel Market Africa 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa

    ILTM Africa is a specialist invitation-only event, where the very best travel agents and advisors from across the world meet Africa’s most spectacular luxury travel experience providers.

  • 16 Apr 2018 18 Apr 2018

    GBTA Conference 2018 | Toronto

    Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    GBTA Conference 2018 | Toronto is the largest Canadian travel management conference, with over 550 people in 2017, now limitless attendance for 2018.

  • 16 Apr 2018 17 Apr 2018

    Digital Marketing World Forum - Global 2018

    London, United Kingdom

    #DMWF Conference & Expo Global 2018 will equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to understand and address your future challenges across digital marketing and social media.

  • 16 Apr 2018 19 Apr 2018

    HOSTELCO 2018

    Barcelona, Spain

    As the undisputed national leader, Hostelco embraces the entire supply and demand sectors in Spain in a single event. A unique event in a unique city: Barcelona is a gourmet benchmark with a huge buyers’ market which holds second place in the global tourist ranking.

  • 17 Apr 2018

    Business Travel Trends and Forecasts - Minneapolis 2018

    Minneapolis, United States

    The 3rd Annual Business Travel Trends & Forecasts Minneapolis is a one-day, buyer-only conferences designed to unite corporate travel professionals and provide a platform for information sharing. Through expert-led sessions and interactive discussions, attendees gather intelligence on industry changes and discuss with fellow corporate buyers common challenges, effective solutions and future trends in business travel management and technology.

  • 17 Apr 2018 19 Apr 2018

    AHIC - Arabian Hotel Investment Conference 2018

    Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

    AHIC has proven to be the Middle East’s annual meeting place for the region’s most senior hotel investors, developers, operators and advisors. It is the annual conference that connects business leaders from international and local markets to do deals accross the region.

  • 17 Apr 2018

    Corporate Travel Forum - Spain 2018

    Madrid, Spain

    The Corporate Travel Forum covers the entire corporate ecosystem. The event, held in numerous locations globally , focuses on the hotel sector, bringing together industry experts to unravel the complexities of hotel programme management.

  • 17 Apr 2018 23 Apr 2018

    CLIA Cruise360 2018

    Florida, United States

    As the largest and only official conference of the cruise industry, Cruise360 brings together travel professionals, cruise line representatives, ports & destinations, industry suppliers and CLIA preferred partners for a truly panoramic view of the cruise industry.

  • 18 Apr 2018 19 Apr 2018

    EyeforTravel San Francisco Summit 2018

    San Francisco, United States

    Join the West Coast’s largest digital travel conference of 300+ industry leaders.

  • 18 Apr 2018 19 Apr 2018

    WTTC Global Summit 2018

    Buenos Aires, Argentina

    The World Travel & Tourism Council announces that Buenos Aires, Argentina, will host its 2018 WTTC Global Summit, 18-19 April 2018.

  • 18 Apr 2018 20 Apr 2018

    Kazakhstan International Tourism Fair (KITF) 2018

    Almaty, Kazakhstan

    As the most eagerly-anticipated tourism event in Central Asia, KITF is set to welcome over 7,500 visitors, as trade professionals from around the world showcase a full spectrum of the latest travel products and services- the world’s top resorts, stylish hotels, ideal flight options and exclusive travel offers.

  • 18 Apr 2018 20 Apr 2018

    World Travel Market Africa 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa

    World Travel Market® Africa is the leading B2B exhibition for the inbound and outbound African travel & tourism markets.Through its industry networks, global reach and regional focus, WTM® Africa creates personal and business opportunities providing our customers with quality contacts, content and communities.

  • 18 Apr 2018 21 Apr 2018

    Incentive Travel Exchange 2018

    Las Vegas, United States

    ITE provides suppliers the opportunity to meet with fully-vetted, high-performing meeting and incentive travel buyers over two days of pre-set meetings with buyers from key incentive purchasing sectors: corporate incentive buyers, incentive companies (full service and travel), and travel agencies.

  • 19 Apr 2018 20 Apr 2018

    IBTM Africa 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa

    ibtm africa is where meetings, events and incentives industry decision makers meet for business adventures across Africa. If you do business in Africa, join us in Cape Town on the 19th - 20th April 2018 at the CTICC (Cape Town International Convention Centre) where elite meeting planners and buyers will join exhibitors for an exclusive opportunity access quality education and networking events. When businesses connect at ibtm africa, great things happen. Connections mean everything.

  • 19 Apr 2018

    World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony 2018

    Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

    The 2018 winners of Middle East World Travel Awards will be announced at the annual Middle East Gala Ceremony to be held this year at the Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah on April 19th.

  • 22 Apr 2018 25 Apr 2018

    ATM - Arabian Travel Market 2018

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Arabian Travel Market is the market leading, international travel and tourism event unlocking business potential within the Middle East for inbound and outbound tourism professionals. Tourism destinations from around the world showcase a diverse range of accommodation options, breath taking tourism attractions, travel technology and key airline routes.

  • 22 Apr 2018 24 Apr 2018

    Routes Europe 2018

    Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain

    Routes Europe provides organisations with an efficient platform to discuss new business opportunities with the region’s leading airlines, airports and tourism authorities.

  • 22 Apr 2018 23 Apr 2018

    ILTM Arabia 2018

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    ILTM Arabia is a brand new event for the Middle East luxury travel industry. With a mission to provide a platform for an emerging clientele in the Middle East region, exceeding the expectations of our high-end travel community. Co-locating with the well-established Arabian Travel Market (ATM), ILTM Arabia will showcase luxury destinations and experiences from around the world to an audience of regional HNWI representatives.

  • 23 Apr 2018 24 Apr 2018

    Canadian Hotel Investment Conference 2018

    Toronto, Canada

    For 22 years, the Canadian Hotel Investment Conference has established itself as the definitive source for information, insight and opinion on today’s Canadian lodging market. For senior executives from across North America this business conference delivers outstanding insight on where the industry is today, where its heading and the options it can deliver.

  • 24 Apr 2018

    Travel Law Update 2018

    Glasgow, United Kingdom

    Are you ready for the major regulatory changes facing travel businesses in 2018?  ABTA’s brand new practical one-day seminar has been tailored for travel companies based or operating in Scotland.

  • 25 Apr 2018

    Priorities for the UK’s outbound tourism industry post-Brexit 2018

    London, United Kingdom

    This seminar will discuss the future for the UK’s outbound tourism industry.

  • 25 Apr 2018

    Customer Insight in the Travel Industry 2018

    Central London, United Kingdom

    ABTA’s Customer Insight in the Travel Industry conference explores how to gain insight into your customer at every touchpoint and how to use this intelligence to segment target markets, personalise experiences and influence customer decision making.

  • 26 Apr 2018

    Accessible Travel Seminar - London 2018

    Central London, United Kingdom

    ABTA’s Accessible Travel Seminar explores how to improve the inclusivity of the facilities, services and products you offer to customers with access needs. By improving accessibility you are making your business more attractive to 15% of the world’s population (WHO, 2016) who live with some form of disability, plus others with access needs based on temporary illnesses, age, size or having young children. Disabled travellers travel regularly, stay longer on average, are often accompanied and spend more per trip. With populations ageing rapidly this number will only rise.

  • 26 Apr 2018

    Social Media in Travel Seminar - London 2018

    London, United Kingdom

    Social media is now an integral part of many customers’ holiday experiences. From researching the trip, to engagement throughout then post-trip reviews and feedback upon return. ABTA’s practical one-day Seminar has been designed specifically for tour operators and travel agents. The day will deliver comprehensive guidance on the opportunities and challenges of social media for travel.

  • 26 Apr 2018

    Skift Forum Europe 2018

    Berlin, Germany

    Over the last three years, Skift’s Forums have become what media, speakers, and attendees have called the “TED of travel.” It is the first conference focused on top marketers, strategists, and technologists in travel — the people creating and defining the future of travel. Skift carefully curates topics and speakers in order to inspire the professionals in travel about the business and creative potential of world’s largest industry.

  • 29 Apr 2018 1 May 2018

    ACTE Global Corporate Travel Conference - New York City 2018

    New York City, United States

    Become the Travel CEO in 2018! New York City education will build upon the travel manager as the supporting hub with each of the spokes (fly, sleep, ground, pay, collaborate, support, and book spokes) representing the various components that must come together in a unified fashion for a successful travel programme. Check out our Agenda at a Glance, Education Breakout Session and Pricing today!

  • 29 Apr 2018 1 May 2018

    ACTE New York Global Summit 2018

    New York, United States

    ACTE New York Global Summit will be held this year between 29 April, 1 May.

  • 30 Apr 2018 2 May 2018

    Digital Travel Summit 2018

    Las Vegas, United States

    Digital Travel Summit is the premier interactive event for travel, hospitality and leisure executives. Attendees were able to take their digital, eCommerce and customer experience strategies to the next level with enhanced personalization at every touch-point.