To meet each individual exhibitor's special products and services, the trade show floor represents the full spectrum of global tourism at all levels of the value added chain from destinations to tour operators, booking systems, airlines and rental cars to online reservation systems, youth travel and employment.
Cities, regions and countries are grouped by continents, allowing for easy and concise navigation. Exhibitors from Asia, Oceania, Africa and Europe, North and South America, Caribbean, Middle East and Arabic regions are located in the respective sectors. This layout is complemented by a number of sections on special themes.
The leading Hotels and Resorts of all sizes and levels present their portfolio to an expert public and offer a platform for direct networking and exchange in one convenient location.
Airlines, car rentals, railways, bus charters - all exhibitors concerned with transportation of travellers to a destination, come together and showcase their products and services, highlighting the manifold possibilities of transportation in the tourism industry.
Cruise lines will be showcased in an independent segment, with exhibitors from ocean and river cruises equally represented. Located directly by Asia's largest cruise hub, ITB Asia provides a natural platform for the Cruise industry, presenting products, trends and new developments.
The Travel Technology section presents providers of online reservation systems, hotel booking technology, travel distribution software, Internet solutions, ticket distribution, air fare consolidators and mobile application solutions. New developments and innovations will be presented as part of the convention program specialised in Travel Technology and E-Business.
This Business Travel segment is an essential source for anyone who manages, buys, books or offers business travel products and services. The forum provides access to a variety of the leading suppliers as well as small to medium sized companies in this travel industry sector. Combined with extensive conference sessions about Business Travel it offers the latest information on trends and developments. Attendees will have the opportunity to strengthen and develop successful business contacts and to network with suppliers and experts.
If your business is about Incentive Travel or Meetings & Events we invite you to meet and mingle with the exhibitors and professionals of this emerging industry. Incentive agencies, event and conference organisers as well as meeting planners from all over the world will present their portfolio and distribute indispensable knowledge to make your participation invaluable.
As a first-ever in Asia, ITB Asia held a 1.5-day Associations Day. This event was exclusive to all Association executives. Association management companies or core PCOs were welcome to attend on behalf of, or with a client. For more details on the Associations Day have a look at our website www.itb-asia.com/associationday or download the 2010 ITB Asia Association Day Programme (PDF, 108.1 kB).
Training and Employment opportunities presented by international schools, universities, professional academies, scientific institutes and other service providers cater to the importance of highly trained staff for the growing tourism industry. Those interested can find out about training and educational opportunities focusing on a wide range of tourism industry themes and initiate first contacts.
The segment Supply at ITB Asia presents an opportunity for suppliers of different areas of business to contact their customers. It attracts exhibitors and trade visitors from all levels of the travel industry value-added chain, including hotel managers, tour operators, travel agency owners and staff members, tourist organization representatives, travel journalists and travel manager.
Exhibitors promoting medical tourism, offering packaged medical tours and in-depth information on available treatments and products are presented at this key platform for the growing industry branch, offering on-site networking opportunities with trade visitors.