We are delighted to announce that the registration for Connections Events 2017 is now open and we would be very happy to see you among us!
Connections is the global networking and event organiser exclusively serving senior leaders and experts in luxury, wellness and meetings. We bring handpicked leaders from the luxury travel industry together to do business and to discuss the trends and challenges facing the marketplace.
What is the formula?
Every CONNECTIONS event focuses on the power of human-to-human communications, with participants experiencing ways of doing business in a more natural manner.
Networking exercises, educational sessions and individual meetings all focus on developing openness and sharing, with hands on cultural activities designed to present an inspiring atmosphere.
Who are the buyers?
We handpick 30 to 40 international buyers from key growing markets across the globe - Corporate meeting owners, Associations, NGOs, DMCs and agencies. Our buyers regularly contract outbound business that services high net worth customers.
Who are the suppliers?
National Tourist Offices (NTOs)
National, Regional and City based Convention Bureaus (CVBs)
Corporate and Independent Hotel Groups
Airlines and Major Transport Providers
Conference and Meeting Venues
Destination Management Companies (DMCs) and other agencies
Technology and Meetings Service Solution Providers and many more
What is in it for you?
Connections Events brings together leading top-end suppliers and buyers. The full agenda includes your one-to-one meetings, dedicated invaluable networking breaks as well as the prestigious Connections dinners with evening entertainment. You will take part in some memorable experiences that will help you to get long-lasting business relationships.
During these days you will meet and be surrounded by thought leaders from travel and meetings industries. This is where theory meets practice for a real enlightening learning experience! Each session is properly designed to enable you to adopt a more consultative approach to your prospective clients when hosting their future events.
Get Return on your Investment
Knowledge is key and does not end at the event. Connections provide you with continued engagement with like-minded individuals for relevant idea sharing. You will earn a place on our guest list and receive year- round exclusive invitations to Connections dinners, monthly Travel Weekly business breakfasts and exclusive online platforms and much more..
When are the next events?
Connections Luxury: 21-24 May 2017 || Wicklow, Ireland
Connections Meetings: 2-5 Jul 2017 || Quito, Ecuador
Connections Wellbeing: 29Oct-1Nov 2017 || Grindavik, Iceland
Connections Luxury: Oct 2017 || America (TBC)
Connections Meetings: 19-22 Nov 2017 || Florence, Italy