RTE brings biz for India
Reed Travel Exhibitions hosted the Indian travel and trade community in Delhi recently to a presentation highlighting how travel shows can help them transform business. The Secretary, MOT, was the chief guest at the event.
Reed Travel Exhibitions (RTE) made a presentation to the travel trade community in Delhi on February 19. Present at the function were Simon Press, Senior Exhibition Director, World
At the World Travel Mart 2014, the Indian stall would be modelled on the Taj Mahal
Travel Market (WTM) and
Shane Hannam, Sales Director, Key Accounts, RTE.
With a special focus on WTM, the event served to highlight all travel and tourism exhibitions organised around the globe by RTE. While talking to the delegates from the Indian travel and trade community, they talked about leverag- ing the RTE platform to gain the maximum out of it.
Happy with the response to their first MICE event - IBTM India - in Mumbai last year, they informed that IBTM would now move to Chennai and would be held from September 3-5.
Talking about increasing participation, Press and Hannam said that, with a unique network of offices and international sales promoters, their market reach is extensive. In 2013, over six million participants attended the events organised by RTE.
Press added “WTM 2013 was a great success, which witnessed increases in all participant types and a record amount of facilitated business. Asian and Indian exhibitors will benefit hugely from the success of WTM 2013, and I expect to see a record amount of business conducted by Asian and Indian exhibitors.” Parvez Dewan, Secretary, Ministry of Tourism, who was the chief guest at the event, talked about his experience at WTM 2013. He was happy to share that the Indian booth at WTM was the most welcoming of all stalls. He shared that at WTM 2014, the Indian stall would be modelled on the Taj Mahal.
Asian and Indian exhibitors will benefit hugely from the success of WTM 2013 IBTM would now move to Chennai and will be held from September 3-5
Secretary Ministry of Tourism
Senior Exhibition Director World Travel Market
Sales Director Key Accounts, RTE