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.

Welcome Reception


Join us for the exciting return of the Welcome Reception! Taking place from 6pm – 8pm on Tuesday 29 November in the Fira Barcelona East Access Hall, it’s the perfect opportunity to reconnect, party and network with the industry.


The IBTM Knowledge Programme

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.

Association Leaders Forum

Created in partnership with Stylianos Filopoulos, our Hosted Buyer invite-only 2022 Association Leader's Forum will take place on Monday 28 November 2022 and include exclusive sessions delivered by expert speakers from ESAE, the United Nations, ASAE, BestCities Alliance, AfASE, APFAO, ICCA, and more.

Elite Corporate Programme

Returning for 2022, 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.

IBTM Accelerate

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

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

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