With under 90 days to go, the World MICE Day Qingdao 2018 Edition is progressing fast on its agenda to bring in quality global Hosted Buyers, Exhibitors and Trade Visitors to the city of Qingdao
Bindiya | MICE INDIAA | 29 July 2018
Qingdao WMD – Garners Global support
Global MICE Associations and Convention and Visitors Bureau sign-up for the World MICE Day (WMD) 2018. A host of Advisory Board Members play a key instrumental role in shaping the future of WMD 2018. MPI Belgium, Slovak Convention Bureau, Bavarian Olympic Society, ACTE – Association of Corporate Travel Executives and Serbia Convention Bureau have confirmed participation at the 2018 edition and speakers slots have been finalised.
India, as a major MICE market, is bullish on the WMD 2018 show, with the Hyderabad Convention and Visitors Bureau (HCVB) signing up as India Exclusive Convention Bureau. Last year, the India Convention Promotion Bureau (ICPB), SITE India Chapter and Taj Group of Hotels participated at the show. This year Mr Alexandar Sebastian, President HCVB Board and Head – Destination Marketing and Airline Account Manager – GMR Hyderabad International Airport Limited in India will attend the show and will also be a Speaker. Number of hosted buyers from India have expressed keen interest in attending the show, between 25-27 October 2018 in Qingdao, China.
Qingdao – Top-notch MICE Professionals attend
Three stimulatory days of MICE networking, business matchmaking and appointment dairy will be the centre of business at WMD 2018. 2000+ MICE industry professionals are expected to extend business support to the global MICE buyers and vendors. Heads of CVBs worldwide, Heads of China City Tourism Bureau, Representatives from local Municipal Government, Representatives from International Associations (MPI, SITE, ACTE), 400+ overseas and domestic buyers, 100+ exhibitors, 1000+ Domestics and Overseas Distinguished and Top MICE Industrial Leaders will make Qingdao home for three days.
A Global Corporate Travel forum, Technology Innovation forum, 6 Educational Forums, Association Elites Summit, Exhibition Venue Operation Session, Educational Young Leaders Forum, Pre-inspection of Qingdao, Hosted buyer Ice breaker, Gala Dinner, Pre and Post Qingdao FAM-trip will be a part of the show.
Distinguished Advisory Board Members include: Gebert Janssen, Lecturer at TIO University, Author, Speaker and Entrepreneur in Events, Netherlands; Igor Kovacevic, CEO, Serbia Convention Bureau, Serbia, Mariska Kesteloo, President, MPI Belgium, Belgium; Robert Vincze, Former Head of Congress (MICE) Tourism Department, Director of Slovak Convention Bureau, Slovakia; Rob Davidson, Managing Director, MICE Knowledge, UK; Martin Stevens, Chairman, Worldwide Forum, USA; Michael Schultz-Tholen, President of the Bavarian Olympic Society & Founder Ambassador of the Federation of International Polo, Germany; and Krzysztof Celuch, CEO, Celuch Consulting Rector’s Proxy for Business Relations Vistula University, Poland.
MICE INDIAA partners with WMD 2018, as Global Strategic Media Partner and Exclusive India Partner for Hosted Buyers Program. Connect with MICE INDIAA and reserve your place at the WMD 2018 as a Hosted Buyer.