October 2018 Travel Events Calendar

  • 1 Oct 2018 5 Oct 2018

    Outbound Travel Roadshow Southeast Asia 2018

    Kuala Lumpur - Bangkok - Jakarta - Manila , Thailand

    Sphere Travelmedia & Exhibition Pvt Ltd presents the multi destination, multi city travel trade workshop. Outbound Travel Roadshows (OTR) offers networking opportunity in a professionally organized buyer-seller meet with thousands of buyers participating in the event. It is the perfect opportunity to gain an understanding and entree into the Travel Trade market. Backed by the experience and resources of Sphere Travelmedia, the organization launched in 2004 Outbound Travel Roadshow, India’s only multi-city multy-destination roadshow.

  • 2 Oct 2018 4 Oct 2018

    AHIF - Africa Hotel Investment Forum 2018

    Nairobi, Kenya

    The Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) is the only annual hotel investment conference that connects business leaders from the international and local markets. The event brings together the who’s who of the hotel investment community that drive investment into tourism projects, infrastructure and hotel development across Africa.

  • 3 Oct 2018 14 Oct 2018

    Commonwealth Games 2018

    Australia’s Gold Coast, Australia

    Australia’s Gold Coast has won the bid to host the 2018 Commonwealth Games, which promises to be the largest international event to be held in Australia over the next decade.

  • 3 Oct 2018 4 Oct 2018

    Direct Booking Summit Americas 2018

    Dallas, TX, United States

    The Direct Booking Summit Americas is back. The industry’s largest event series dedicated to direct bookings is landing in Dallas, TX this October – and we’re making sure it’s bigger and better than ever before.

  • 6 Oct 2018

    World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2018

    Durban, South Africa

    The 2018 winners of Africa & Indian Ocean World Travel Awards will be announced at the annual Africa & Indian Ocean Ceremony to be held this year Durban, South Africa on October 6th.

  • 8 Oct 2018 10 Oct 2018

    Cancun Travel Mart 2018

    Cancun, Mexico

    For over 28 years, providing productive and personal business opportunity in a professional environment for Buyers and Suppliers of Cancun, Riviera Maya, and all of Mexico.

  • 9 Oct 2018 11 Oct 2018

    TO THE TABLE Asia 2018

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    TO THE TABLE is a business-to-business forum for senior decision makers in the restaurant and bar industry. A programme of pre-arranged one-to-one meetings, seminars sessions, networking functions and dinners, aimed at you and your specific industry sector. TO THE TABLE brings the decision makers in your industry together. Only the most senior buyers are invited, to connect with suppliers of the latest products and innovations. You know who’s coming in advance - you can choose your one-to-one meetings specifically as well as networking with them all.

  • 10 Oct 2018 11 Oct 2018

    The Annual Hotel Conference (AHC) 2018

    Manchester, United Kingdom

    Running for the 15th year and attracting 900+ delegates, The AHC is the leading event for the UK hotel industry.

  • 14 Oct 2018 16 Oct 2018

    ACTE Paris Global Summit 2018

    Paris, France

    ACTE Paris Global Summit will be held this year at Marriott Rive Gauche. Between 14 - 16 October.

  • 15 Oct 2018 18 Oct 2018

    International Golf Travel Market 2018

    Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Taking place annually since 1998, IGTM brings together over 1,300 golf travel industry professionals from all over the world for four days of networking and deal making. Generating over €9.5 million of business, the unique focus of the event are the 1:1 pre-scheduled meetings, which connect golf tourism suppliers with pre-qualified buyers (golf tour operators).

  • 15 Oct 2018

    Site Nite North America 2018

    Las Vegas, United States

    Prior to IMEX America’s kickoff, this SITE Foundation fundraiser is the most sought-after event ticket, attracting more than 1,200 prominent industry professionals annually. SITE Nite North America returns for a fabulous evening of relationship building in an exciting Las Vegas venue.

  • 16 Oct 2018 17 Oct 2018

    Independent Hotel Show 2018

    London, United Kingdom

    The Independent Hotel Show, is the UK’s largest, most comprehensive and best established business event in support of the luxury, boutique and independent hotel sector.

  • 16 Oct 2018


    Hong Kong

    The TOPHOTELWORLDTOUR is a series of one-day conferences around the world for leaders within the hospitality industry.  We believe that knowing people is the key to become a successfull player within the global hospitality industry. Our entire conference concept is focused to make it easy meet the all attendees on one day and to create long-term business relations.

  • 17 Oct 2018 19 Oct 2018

    Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum 2018

    Athens, Greece

    Part of the International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF) series, the Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum (MR&H) offers a meeting place for the industry to network, to share ideas and to build partnerships for tourism projects, mixed-use developments and hotel transactions.

  • 17 Oct 2018 19 Oct 2018

    Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific (HICAP) 2018

    Hong Kong

    For over 25 years, HICAP has been the unequaled annual gathering place for Asia-Pacific’s hotel investment community, attracting the most influential owners, developers, lenders, executives, and professional advisors from around the globe.

  • 17 Oct 2018 19 Oct 2018

    ITB Asia 2018


    ITB Asia is a annually held three day B2B trade show and convention for the travel industry; it is designed to become the primary event for the Asia Pacific travel industry, much like its parent event – ITB Berlin. Now in its ninth year in Singapore, ITB Asia will taking place at Marina Bay Sands. It is organised by Messe Berlin (Singapore) Pte Ltd and supported by the Singapore Exhibition & Convention Bureau.

  • 19 Oct 2018 21 Oct 2018

    DRT Show India 2018

    Bombay, India

    DRT Show Singapore is to take place this year at Bombay Exhibition Center, Bombay, 19-21 October 2018.

  • 23 Oct 2018 25 Oct 2018

    Marketing Outlook Forum 2018

    Las Vegas, United States

    The Travel and Tourism Research Association’s (ttra) Marketing Outlook Forum:  A Global Perspective (MOF) is the leading travel forecast conference combining industry networking and quality educational programs into a premier event.  MOF attracts delegates from nearly all State and Provincial tourism offices in the U.S. and Canada, international tourism offices, airlines and hotels, as well as many travel industry suppliers.

  • 25 Oct 2018 26 Oct 2018

    EyeforTravel North America 2018

    Las Vegas, United States

    The travel, hospitality and transport industries are in the midst of brutal digital disruption and the rules they have come to live by are being re-written. EyeforTravel North America is the annual meeting place for America’s senior travel executives attended by 250+ decision makers and industry elite.

  • 26 Oct 2018

    World Spa Awards 2018


    The 2018 World Spa Awards will provide unrivalled networking opportunities for Spa industry figure heads and market leaders.

  • 29 Oct 2018 1 Nov 2018

    Connections Wellbeing 2018

    Algarve, Portugal

    Connections Wellbeing series brings together the world’s best wellbeing suppliers and global luxury travel buyers looking to developing their understanding in this incredibly fast-growing sector. Events, held with the support of Wellbeing Escapes, blend executive-led networking alongside challenging and informative sessions, with hands-on practical experiences showcasing the latest wellness techniques.

  • 29 Oct 2018 30 Oct 2018

    innovate 2018

    New York, United States

    Don’t miss the fifth annual Innovate conference, combining cutting-edge buyer education, travel supplier innovation and industry networking for corporate travel and procurement professionals. With a unique one-to-one ratio of buyers to suppliers and dedicated time on the exhibit floor, the conference provides extensive opportunities for networking and business development. Pre-qualified buyers selected to attend will have a minimum of $10 million dollar T&E budgets.

  • 31 Oct 2018 2 Nov 2018

    ILTM China 2018

    Shanghai, China

    ILTM China is a dedicated event for the Chinese outbound market. Luxury brands from all over the world will meet with key luxury travel planners and agencies from China.