AIBTM Sees Increase In U.S. Hosted Buyer Applications

AIBTM 2013 is reporting a substantial increase in U.S. registrations received for the Hosted Buyer Program, a feature and business catalyst for the Americas Incentive, Business Travel & Meetings Exhibition scheduled in Chicago, June 11-13.

The show has confirmed attendance from American Pharmacists Association, HelmsBriscoe, HPN Global, ConferenceDirect, ITA Group, Mandala Group, Global Access Meetings, Ultimate Incentives & Travel, Grass Roots America, North South Travel, and Premier Meetings Services among others.

“We are delighted to confirm the increase in U.S. Buyers attending AIBTM this year,” said Michael Lyons, Exhibition Director of AIBTM.

“We will be providing a platform where they can make the most of every business opportunity. We have also introduced features such as the “Market Focus” sessions on Europe, Asia and Latin America to facilitate attendees reaching new suppliers in international markets.”

Qualified AIBTM Hosted Buyers will be able to pre-schedule appointments with exhibitors as well as receive complimentary travel and lodging. Hosted Buyers will also be invited to attend exclusive networking events and dedicated CEU-accredited education sessions.