Reed Travel Exhibitions has announced dates for the three spring global trade shows in its World Travel Market portfolio after a wave of cancellations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Reed Exhibitions Mexico has announced that IBTM Americas 2020 has been delayed. Scheduled to take place in late May, the event will now be hosted at Centro Citibanamex on August 26th-27th.
Amid global concerns about Covid-19, organisers have urged the tourism industry to rally together to ensure the sector continues to thrive on the continent. Delegates will be welcomed to the Cape Town International Convention Centre from April 6th.
The event, which had been scheduled to take place next month, will now be hosted From June 28th-July 1st at the Dubai World Trade Centre in the United Arab Emirates.
Reed Travel Exhibitions has launched Exceptional Experiences, a two-day conference and ideas showcase dedicated to experiential marketing and live events.
Last year’s World Travel Market in London will have generated a record £3.4 billion in travel and tourism industry deals, according to organisers Reed Travel Events.
Reed Travel Exhibitions, organiser of the annual Arabian Travel Market showcase in Dubai, has announced the launch of Arabian Travel Week – an umbrella brand comprising four co-located shows.
Claude Blanc, who has over 25 years of experience within the travel trade and hospitality industry, takes on the overall responsibility for all events in the portfolio including World Travel Market London, Travel Forward, Arabian Travel Market, World Travel Market Latin America and World Travel Market Africa.
Reed Travel Exhibitions has boosted its executive team with the appointment of Danielle Curtis as regional exhibition director for the Middle East.
Arabian Travel Market has boosted its executive team with a new portfolio head of marketing, who has a wealth of travel industry experience. Jeannette Gilbert joins from her role as head of marketing at Fastjet, the rapidly growing new low-cost airline in Africa.