Staged annually in London, World Travel Market - the leading global event for the travel industry - is a vibrant must attend four-day business-to-business event presenting a diverse range of destinations and industry sectors to UK and International travel professionals. It is a unique opportunity for the whole global travel trade to meet, network, negotiate and conduct business. By attending World Travel Market, participants efficiently, effectively and productively gain immediate competitive advantage for their business and stay abreast with the latest developments in the travel industry.
WTM 2012 Attendance
World Travel Market 2012, the leading global event for the travel industry, experienced an overall accumulative 3% increase in visitors with each of the four days attracting more visitors than in 2011.
>> An impressive £318,981 of orders have been placed as a result of WTM
>> Nearly 5,000 exhibitors from 184 countries and regions were represented on the exhibition floor
>> Almost 8,000 WTM Buyers’ Club members
Please see below for WTM 2012 attendance figures or read the press release on WTM 2012's success.
|Total Industry Participants||47,425||Total number of exhibiting companies||4,842|
|Meridian Club Members||7,881||Main standholders||621|
|Trade Professionals||20,899||Exhibiting partners||4,221|
|Total visitors||28,780||Square Meters||42,054|
|International Press||2,776||Area of Origin|
|Exhibiting Personnel||14,763||Countries & regions represented||184|
|Students||1,000||Participants from the UK||48%|
|Ministers||106||Participants from outside the UK||52%|
(*ABC Certified) ABC audited - WTM is independently audited by ABC every year to guarantee that the number of visitor attendees reported is completely accurate and based on unique attendees only.
About the organiser
Reed Travel Exhibitions is a division of Reed Exhibitions the world's leading events organiser. Today Reed Exhibitions' events are held in 38 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific, and organised by 39 fully staffed offices.
Reed Exhibitions organises a wide range of events, including exhibitions, conferences, congresses and meetings. Its portfolio of more than 500 events serves 47 industry sectors, including:
Aerospace & aviation, automobiles, building & construction, electronics, energy, engineering, entertainment, environment, food & hospitality, gifts, healthcare, IT, jewellery, life sciences & pharmaceuticals, property, manufacturing, medical education, packaging & converting, printing & visual communication, security, sports & recreation, travel.
Working closely with professional bodies, trade associations and government departments Reed Exhibitions ensures that each and every event is targeted and relevant to industry needs. As a result, many Reed Exhibitions events are market leaders in their field.
Reed Exhibitions is part of Reed Elsevier Group plc, a FTSE-100 company and world-leading publisher and information provider. The group employs more than 32,000 people worldwide.
|Visit the Reed Travel Exhibitions website||Visit the Reed Exhibitions website|
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