Do I qualify?

  • How do I qualify?

    Qualifying to be a Hosted Buyer is a simple process that relies on specific aspects of your responsibilities within your business. Click here to apply so that we can confirm whether you are elegible.

    Register your interest
  • What are we interested in?

    • Your reasons for attending – do you work for an agency on behalf of a client or are you part of an association or corporate company looking to place business directly?
    • Your purchasing authority – are you in a decision making role and have the authority to allocate budgets for the business you intend to place?
    • The number of international meetings/events you organise per year – what sort of business are you looking to place in the future and what is your annual budget for this?
  • Step 1 – Apply

    For meeting planners ibtm world provides the perfect opportunity to meet leading industry suppliers from across the world. Click here to register so you can apply to become a Hosted Buyer. 

    Step 2 – Selection process

    Once you have been accepted, you will need to select the exhibitors you’d like to meet with.

  • Step 3 – Matching process

    The ibtm world team will match yours and the exhibitors’ preferences to generate your personalised diary.




    Step 4 – Self scheduled appointments

    After the matching process has been completed, you will be able to view all of your pre-scheduled appointments. You will then be able to schedule meetings for yourself using your personalised online diary. Only available time slots will be displayed.

  • Feel free to get in touch with the Hosted Buyer team for more information on qualification requirements. Know a colleague who would be interested? Why not recommend a colleague to apply by sending them the invitation below?

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