Events calendar

Take a look at our listings for an overview of key industry events taking place over the next few months.

From international trade events where you can meet buyers and connect with new markets, to symposia exploring innovations in the tourism industry, there’s a wealth of events for you to discover. You’ll find events, meetings and exhibitions which are organised by us, the national tourist boards and trade associations, as well as other third-party events relevant to UK tourism businesses looking to build international business.   

Search for an event by name, using the date range options, by price range or by target audience using the options below.

World Routes 2017

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World Routes is the global meeting place for every airline, airport and aviation stakeholder.
Date 23 Sep 2017 to 26 Sep 2017
Country/ City Barcelona, Spain
Status Registration open

Destination Britain North America 2017

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Do you want to meet and do business with trade buyers from the USA and Canada? Attend Destination Britain North America in Los Angeles to meet and network with up to 80 top tour operators.
Date 25 Sep 2017 to 28 Sep 2017
Price £ $6,495
Country/ City USA
Status Fully booked

British Tourist Authority board meeting

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The British Tourist Authority (BTA) board decides our overall direction, working within a framework agreed with DCMS.
Date 28 Sep 2017 10:30 to 14:30
Country/ City London

Visitor Attractions Conference 2017

Register for the Annual National Conference of Visitor Attractions 2017 and hear from top speakers across the sector including updates from VisitEngland.
Date 4 Oct 2017
Price £ £196.00 with early bird discount until 13 August.
Country/ City London
Status Registration open

Join our Meet-the-Buyer England Showcase in the USA

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Showcase the best of England's business events industry to the US market at our Meet-the-Buyer event in New York and Boston, 4-5 October 2017.
Date 4 Oct 2017 18:30 to 5 Oct 2017 20:30
Country/ City Boston and New York, USA
Status Registration open

VIBE 2017 London & Glasgow

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Do you want to grow your tourism product in a range of international markets? Meet all of our in-market specialists in one day and find out how to maximise your exposure globally.
Date 10 Oct 2017 to 12 Oct 2017
Price £ £295 + VAT
Country/ City London and Glasgow
Status Fully booked

IMEX America 2017

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Want to build your meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions (MICE) business on an international scale? Meet with 3,000 quality buyers from 54 countries worldwide.
Date 10 Oct 2017 09:00 to 12 Oct 2017 17:00
Country/ City Las Vegas, America
Status Fully booked

Britain Tourism Industry Group

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Bringing together senior representatives of Government, industry and tourism bodies to discuss issues of relevance to the industry.
Date 10 Oct 2017 14:30 to 17:00
Country/ City London

Best of British Show 2017

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Best of British is a brand new four day event taking place at the stunning Shanghai Exhibition Centre. It will showcase the best in quality, innovation and excellence from Great Britain.
Date 19 Oct 2017 to 22 Oct 2017
Country/ City Shanghai, China

British Tourist Authority board meeting

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The British Tourist Authority (BTA) board decides our overall direction, working within a framework agreed with DCMS.
Date 19 Oct 2017 10:30 to 17:30
Country/ City London

Accessibility Guides launch event

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Book your ticket to the launch of Accessibility Guides hosted by VisitEngland
Date 19 Oct 2017 17:00 to 19:00
Price £ Free
Country/ City London

TMI convention 2017

Book your place at the Tourism Management Institute’s (TMI) Convention, which this year takes place on 30-31 October 2017.
Date 30 Oct 2017 to 31 Oct 2017
Country/ City Manchester
Status Registration open

Global European Marketplace (GEM) 2017

The Global European Marketplace (GEM) 2017 brings together International Travel Buyers and European Suppliers for one day of up-to 32 pre-scheduled appointments.
Date 3 Nov 2017 to 4 Nov 2017
Country/ City London
Status Registration open

World Travel Market 2017

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World Travel Market London is the leading global event for the travel industry to meet industry professionals and conduct business deals.
Date 6 Nov 2017 to 8 Nov 2017
Country/ City London, UK
Status Fully booked

Destination Britain China 2017

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Looking to showcase your product to key Chinese travel trade? Join us on our fully hosted China sales mission in Guangzhou.
Date 21 Nov 2017 to 24 Nov 2017
Price £ £3,250 + VAT
Country/ City Guangzhou, China
Status Fully booked

IBTM World 2017

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Are you looking to expand your international reach? Meet with 4,000 top-level buyers from over 73 countries.
Date 28 Nov 2017 09:00 to 30 Nov 2017 17:00
Country/ City Barcelona, Spain
Status Fully booked

British Tourist Authority board meeting

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The British Tourist Authority (BTA) board decides our overall direction, working within a framework agreed with DCMS.
Date 5 Dec 2017 10:30 to 14:30
Country/ City London

Britain Tourism Industry Group

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Bringing together senior representatives of Government, industry and tourism bodies to discuss issues of relevance to the industry.
Date 13 Dec 2017 14:30 to 17:00
Country/ City London

Africa Roadshow 2018

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Don’t miss this opportunity to promote your product and destination awareness to the lucrative Kenyan and South African markets.
Date 19 Feb 2018 to 22 Feb 2018
Price £ £2,100 + VAT
Status Registration open

ExploreGB 2018 Newcastle-Gateshead

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Do you want to boost your trade business from key inbound tourism markets from across the world? Sign up to ExploreGB and you’ll have the opportunity to meet with up to 330 international buyers.
Date 1 Mar 2018 to 2 Mar 2018
Price £ From £925
Country/ City Newcastle-Gateshead
Status Registration open

ITB Berlin 2018

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Exhibit with us at the world's leading travel trade exhibition. Join 10,000 exhibitors from all over the world to meet and do business with top travel buyers.
Date 7 Mar 2018 to 11 Mar 2018
Price £ TBC
Country/ City Germany
Status Register interest

MeetGB

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Our new flagship MICE event taking place in London 19-20 April 2018, where you can meet and do business with 100+ hand-picked MICE buyers from North America and Europe.
Date 19 Apr 2018 to 20 Apr 2018
Price £ from £1,500
Country/ City London
Status Registration open

The Arabian Travel Market

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Do you want to target the discerning Middle Eastern market? Meet key buyers from the region at ATM 2018
Date 22 Apr 2018 to 25 Apr 2018
Price £ TBC
Status Register interest

Destination Britain APMEA

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Do you want to target buyers from the APMEA region?
Date May 2018 TBC
Price £ TBC
Country/ City TBC
Status Register interest

IMEX Frankfurt 2018

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Want to build your meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions (MICE) business on an international scale? Meet with 4,000 quality hosted buyers from 84 countries.
Date 15 May 2018 to 17 May 2018
Country/ City Frankfurt, Germany
Status Registration open

VIBE October 2018

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Do you want to grow your tourism product in a range of international markets? Meet all of our in-market specialists in one day and find out how to maximise your exposure globally.
Date Oct 2018 TBC
Status Register interest

Destination Britain North America 2018

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Meet and do business with trade buyers from the USA and Canada by attending Destination Britain North America 2018.
Date Oct 2018 TBC
Price £ TBC
Country/ City USA
Status Register interest

IMEX America 2018

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Want to build your meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions (MICE) business on an international scale? Meet with 3,000 quality buyers from 54 countries worldwide.
Date 16 Oct 2018 to 18 Oct 2018
Country/ City Las Vegas, America

World Travel Market 2018

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World Travel Market London is the leading global event for the travel industry to meet industry professionals and conduct business deals.
Date Nov 2018 TBC
Country/ City London

Destination Britain China 2018

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Looking to showcase your product to key Chinese travel trade? Join us on our fully hosted China sales mission.
Date 19 Nov 2018 to 22 Nov 2018
Price £ TBC
Country/ City China
Status Register interest

IBTM World 2018

Are you looking to expand your international reach? Meet with 4,000 top-level buyers from over 73 countries.
Date Nov 2018 TBC
Price £ TBC