Are you an ibtm china 2017 Hosted Buyer in the making?

Are you an ibtm china 2017 Hosted Buyer in the making?

industry, people
ibtm china has opened applications for Hosted Buyers to attend the 2017 event, at the China National Convention Centre (CNCC) in Beijing from 23- 24 August. So should you apply ... Read more
Take inspiration from…the EventsCase story

Take inspiration from…the EventsCase story

industry, people
Starting a company from scratch with limited resources is a difficult feat for any entrepreneur. For Jose Bort and Ivan Garcia, the founders of EventsCase, it was these limitations that ... Read more
How technology has transformed our Hosted Buyer experience

How technology has transformed our Hosted Buyer experience

industry, tech
Being a Hosted Buyer has always been a great way to meet quality suppliers. In the past, the only challenge was managing your connections and making sure you were in ... Read more
Put your brain to play

Put your brain to play

ideas
Remember, your meetings are aimed at human beings, so it makes sense to take account of the characteristics of the human brain. Hint: people do not respond well to being ... Read more
Meeting in the Middle East? Here’s what you need to know

Meeting in the Middle East? Here’s what you need to know

people
Given the large expat business community in the Middle East, oftentimes meeting etiquette will be straightforward as you’ll be working with Westerners. However, for the occasions when you’re meeting with ... Read more
The importance of AV in the events industry

The importance of AV in the events industry

tech
With the advent of ibtm arabia 2017 and other events happening in the region in the next few months, almost all of us in the AV industry are very much ... Read more
Will digital eventually ‘kill’ live events and exhibitions?

Will digital eventually ‘kill’ live events and exhibitions?

industry, tech
by Kerry Prince Portfolio Director, ibtm events Each passing year, as a new piece of connected technology is introduced with the promise to help us engage at evermore personal levels ... Read more
Fresh Tech For Your Event

Fresh Tech For Your Event

tech
One of the most popular sessions from the Big Top at #ibtmWorld was Event Tech Lab’s ‘Fresh Tech For Your Event’. The multi-media production included live, video, and SKYPE presentations ... Read more
Making Connections at Trade Shows: Prepare Before You Go

Making Connections at Trade Shows: Prepare Before You Go

industry
Making connections face-to-face at trade shows is integral to your business and professional development. My belief (having attended many shows) is that doing your homework and really looking at what ... Read more