Marketing and event opportunities

Increase overseas visitors to your region. Build relationships in key markets. Grow your business. Our range of marketing opportunities can help you attract international visitors.

From meet the press events to advertising opportunities, trade missions to PR exposure, we offer a wide range of activities – often at low or no cost – to help you promote your business and draw more overseas visitors to your region. Click on the title of each opportunity to find out more including booking information, request a call back from one of our team, or contact us for further advice.

 

Trade
Meeting being held at Destination Britain
Meet with up to 50 influential travel product buyers from Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam at Destination Britain SE Asia in Bangkok
Date:
1 May 2017 to 3 May 2017
County/ City
Bangkok, Thailand
Price £: £3,250 + VAT
Status: Registration open
Trade
One to one meetings at Destination Britain Americas
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
County/ City
USA
Price £: $6,495
Status: Registration open
Trade
VIBE event meetings
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
County/ City
UK
Price £: 295+VAT
Status: Register interest
Trade
Destination Britain China 2017
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
County/ City
Guangzhou, China
Price £: £3,250 + VAT
Status: Registration open
Trade
ExploreGB logo
Looking to boost your trade business from key inbound tourism markets across the world? Sign up to ExploreGB to meet with 330 international buyers under one roof.
Date:
2 Mar 2017 to 3 Mar 2017
County/ City
Brighton
Price £: From £895 + VAT
Status: Fully booked
Trade
The VisitBritain Stand at ITB Berlin 2016
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:
8 Mar 2017 to 12 Mar 2017
County/ City
Germany
Price £: Prices from €1,925 + VAT
Status: Fully booked
Consumer
A row of colourful beach huts
It's time to review your summer content on VisitEngland.com
County/ City
England
Price £: Free
Status: Registration open
Business
Blenheim Palace
Run a visitor attraction in England? Take part in VisitEngland's Annual Survey of Visits to Visitor Attractions.
County/ City
England
Price £: Free of charge
Status: Registration open
Consumer
Digital
Promote your business and engage directly with potential visitors by sharing content with the hashtag #OMGB
Price £: Free of charge
Consumer
Is your business ‘China-ready’? We can help Chinese visitors find your business more easily.
Price £: Free
Status: Registration open
Digital
Trade
Screenshot of supplier directory website
Is the travel trade part of your international sales and marketing strategy? List your product on our travel trade website.
Price £: Free of charge
Consumer
Digital
Screenshot of VisitBritain's facebook page
Do you want to expand your international consumer reach? Share your information through our blog, www.visitbritain.com website and social channels.
Price £: Free of charge
Trade
Would you like to boost your revenue? Start selling the London Visitor Oyster Card and improve your customer offer.
Price £: Free of charge
Business
Trade
Ready to target the discerning Middle Eastern market? Meet key buyers from the region at ATM 2017
Date:
24 Apr 2017 to 27 Apr 2017
Status: Register interest
Digital
Press
Keen to get your content noticed by international journalists around the world? Submit images, videos, b-rolls and content to our online media centre.
Price £: Free of charge
Trade
Want to boost your revenue online in a quick and easy way? Generate commission using affiliate links to the TfL Visitor Shop
Consumer
Want to gain international exposure for your brand, increase visits & spend to your business? Join our free scheme & submit an offer available to every visitor with a Visitor Oyster card.
Price £: Free of charge
Status: Registration open
Consumer
Want to get your tourism business seen by 125,000 readers and 29,000 online users spanning 50 countries? Advertise in the Britain Magazine.
Price £: Starting from £500
Consumer
Would you like to run joint trade marketing activities to promote Great Britain in Europe, the Americas, China, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa?
Price £: £25,000
Status: Registration open
Consumer
UK Visa Application Centre
Are good-quality, high-net worth visitors part of your marketing strategy? Showcase your product and services to guaranteed travellers to Britain before they travel in UK Visa Application Centres.
Price £: Starting from £616
Digital
Press
Screenshot of the VisitBritain/VisitEngland media centre
Do you have a new product or event which you'd like to get under the international spotlight? Submit your news story to Britain Calling to be considered for inclusion on our online media centre.
Price £: Free of charge
Consumer
Digital
VisitBritain Shop logo
Want to boost your revenue online in a quick and easy way? Generate commission using affiliate links to over 200 products on the VisitBritain Shop.
Price £: Free of charge
Consumer
Digital
Red Pintrest logo
Do you have inspirational images which you’d like to share with international visitors? Follow our Love GREAT Britain Pinterest account and we’ll re pin your pins on our board where applicable.
Price £: Free of charge
Business
Imex America logo
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
County/ City
Las Vegas, America
Price £: £5,500 + VAT
Status: Registration open
Consumer
Cover of the London Planner brochure, featuring the British Museum, we created with London & Partners
Are you looking to reach visitors whilst they are in London? Advertise your products and services in VisitBritain and London & Partners’ official visitor guide, ‘London Planner’.
Price £: Starting from £675
Consumer
Digital
Screenshot of the VisitBritain shop
Would you like to grow your sales? Sell your attraction, sightseeing tour and transport tickets in local language and currency via our online shop.
Price £: Free of charge – just an agreed commission rate
Business
Imex logo
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 and around 3,500 exhibitors from over 150 countries for three days of appointments with suppliers to the business events industry.
Date:
16 May 2017 09:00 to 18 May 2017 17:00
County/ City
Frankfurt, Germany
Price £: From £2,500 + VAT
Status: Registration open
Business
IBTM World 2017 logo
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
County/ City
Barcelona, Spain
Price £: £5,500 + VAT
Status: Registration open
Press
Screenshot of the VisitBritain media centre
Is there an exciting event, opening or trend in your region? We can help spread the word to international journalists.
Price £: Free of charge
Consumer
Shot of a beach with a lighthouse in the background
Would you like to leverage your marketing spend to reach more consumers, across multiple channels in multiple markets? Enquire about a partnership with us.
Price £: Minimum investment is £100,000.
Status: Registration open
Business
Trade
UKinbound logo
Make new connections and generate awareness of your product in South Africa at UKinbound’s South Africa roadshow
Date:
19 Feb 2018 to 23 Feb 2018
Price £: £1,900 per person (TBC)
Status: Register interest
Business
Trade
ETW17 logo
Planning events, discounts and offers for English Tourism Week 2017? Start sharing them to our ETW17 online events guide.
County/ City
England
Status: Registration open
Business
Trade
Collage of English literary heroes: Harry Potter; Tennyson; Famous Five; Jane Austen; Arthur Ransome; Arnold Bennett; Edward Thomas; Sherlock Holmes
2017 is VisitEngland's Year of Literary Heroes. Send us your literary "claims to fame" for possible inclusion in our media activity for next year.
County/ City
England
Status: Registration open
Business
Trade
Events are great logo
Sign up for our new dedicated business events sector at Explore GB 2017.
Date:
2 Mar 2017 to 3 Mar 2017
County/ City
England
Status: Registration open
Business
Digital
Graphic of computer screen with hand
Learn how to improve your online visibility and increase bookings with this free workshop and meet with suppliers.
Date:
28 Feb 2017
10:00 to 16:00
Price £: Free
Status: Registration open
Trade
Looking to boost your trade business from key inbound tourism markets across the world? Sign up to ExploreGB to meet with up to 330 international buyers under one roof.
Date:
1 Mar 2018 to 2 Mar 2018
County/ City
NewcastleGateshead
Status: Register interest
Business
Business people outside a convention centre
Join our two "meet the buyer" events in Brussels and Paris aimed at the international conference market
Date:
28 Mar 2017 09:00 to 29 Mar 2017 17:00
County/ City
Brussels; Paris
Price £: £600+ Vat
Status: Registration open
Business
Trade
children running through a sunny garden
Book now for the England Regional Roadshows in Chester, Salisbury & Peterborough
Date:
22 Feb 2017 12:00 to 23 Mar 2017 15:00
County/ City
England
Price £: Free
Status: Registration open