IBTM world


Date 2021-11-30
Name IBTM world
Location Barcelona, SPAIN
Venue Fira Barcelona
Website URL
Note MICE CEE is Media Partner.


The leading global event for the meetings, events and incentive industry. ibtm world delivers three inspirational days of business, networking and education to a community of international suppliers and buyers, helping drive their business into the future. Join over 15,500 industry professionals and enter a world of business opportunities.

IBTM 2020 will be virtual.

IBTM 2019:

The number of meetings grew up 6 pourcent, in comparison with the previous year.

IBTM 2018:

IBTM World 2018 closed having broken records both for the number of pre-scheduled meetings and across its Hosted Buyers programme. Over 77, 650 pre-scheduled business meetings took place over the three-day event, with exhibitors and event planners reporting extremely positive on both the quantity and quality of meetings taking place.

This year exhibitors from 150 countries attanded, including some major names taking stands for the first time. 54 per cent of Hosted Buyers were participating in the programme for the first time this year – up 20 per cent on 2017. 50 per cent of Hosted Buyers were completely new to the IBTM portfolio, an increase of 16 per cent year-on-year.

IBTM 2017 :

The IBTM team was delighted to welcome over 13,400 Attendees and more than 3,400 Hosted and Trade Buyers from across the globe to Barcelona for the 30th-anniversary edition of IBTM. The event brokes records increasing the buyer appointments by 26%, with 74,000+ pre-scheduled appointments taking place on the show floor over the 3 days.

« We are over the moon that our research has told us that 91% of our new and long-standing Exhibitors said that IBTM World was a must-attend event for their business and that they’re more satisfied than ever before, whilst 75% of our brand new Exhibitors said they couldn’t wait to return in 2018! » the IBTM team says.