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30th Nov-2nd Dec 2021

What's on at IBTM World

What's on at IBTM World?

IBTM World is a must-attend event for those wanting to be at the forefront of the meetings and events industry. Learn from the leaders who are shaping the industry and discover the latest trends in our knowledge programme. Plus, discover our IBTM Accelerate zone, and get networking at one of our fabulous industry networking events, at the show and in the beautiful city of Barcelona.

Features of the show

Knowledge Programme

Education is a very important aspect of IBTM World, staying true to our long standing history of putting together first class programmes, we will be carefully selecting knowledge sessions with you in mind.

IBTM Accelerate

IBTM Accelerate offers a lively, interactive experience to all participants demonstrating solutions, applications and technologies on specific meetings and events industry challenges.

Association Programme

Created in partnership with Stelios Filopoulos, the Board Director at the European Society of Association Executives, our 2021 Association Programme will include sessions that will address some of the key challenges facing association event organisers post-pandemic.

Supported by ESAE, ASAE, AfASE and APFAO, these sessions will focus on the key areas of Inspire, Exchange and Solve and will conclude in a round table with some of the leading associations in the meetings & events industry.

Elite Corporate Programme

Returning for 2021, the IBTM Elite Corporate Programme will be a tailored programme of sessions focused on providing key insights into the future post-pandemic for corporate event organisers. These sessions are supported by American Express Meetings & Events.

Top themes for the sessions include: the future of the meetings experience, getting events back running and evaluating their success, and peer-to-peer learning.

Get accredited at IBTM World

IBTM World has been approved by the Events Industry Council (EIC) as a Preferred Provider of continuing education courses, which qualify for CMP continuing education credit, meaning that all of IBTM Wired’s conference sessions can go towards your accreditation.

Determination of continuing education credit eligibility or Preferred Provider status does not imply EIC’s endorsement or assessment of education quality.”  


Register to attend IBTM World 2021

Join 1000's of industry professionals and quality suppliers over three days of doing business and learning what's new in the industry.