VIBE London 2018

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.

What do I get?

  • Latest market insights from our specialists from around the world
  • Advice on how to market your tourism product internationally
  • Seminar programme alongside pre-scheduled one-to-one appointments

What is it?

VIBE - VisitBritain's annual International Business Exchange - is a unique opportunity for you to meet with market specialists from around the world under one roof. The event allows you to discuss your tourism product and find out which particular markets are appropriate for you to target. 

Due to the popularity of VIBE, this year we will are running two events in London one on 8 October and one on 9 October as well as one in Manchester

The event programme and seminars will be exactly the same on each day, so you only need to register for one of the dates. 

The day consists of pre-scheduled 15 minute meetings with our knowledgeable overseas team as well a seminar programme and neworking opportunities. The international staff will give you advice on how to gain maximum exposure with local travel trade and, ultimately, how to build your international business.

Experts will also be on hand to share our wealth of market research and insights, to provide advice on social media and opportunities to grow your online sales via our shop and affiliate programme.

We will have experts from each of our overseas offices who you will be able to meet including representatives from the following markets: China, France, Rest of World, Germany, USA, GCC & Turkey, Russia & Eastern Europe, Australia & New Zealand, Belgium & Netherlands, Brazil, Canada, India, Italy, Japan, Nordics, South Korea and Spain.

Date and location

  • Date: 8 or 9 October 2018 
  • Location: etc venues County Hall, Riverside Building, Belvedere Rd, Lambeth, London SE1 7PB

What does it cost?

Primary Delegate: £295 + VAT
Secondary Delegate: £150 + VAT

Price includes lunch and refreshments throughout the day and one set of appointments per primary delegate.

Draft agenda

Timings  Activity
08.30-09.00 Coffee and registration 
09.00-12.30 1-2-1 appointments and seminar programme
12.30-13.30 Lunch
13.30-17.00 1-2-1 appointments and seminar programme







Register for the event

8 October 2018

9 October 2018 - Fully booked 

The format of the event is the same on each day so you only need to register for one of the dates. 

Registration open
  • Date:
    8 Oct 2018 to 9 Oct 2018
  • Price:
    £295 + VAT - Primary delegate; £150 + VAT - Secondary delegate
  • Location:
    Etc Venue County Hall, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 7PB
  • Booking deadline:
    Friday, 31 August, 2018

Contact details

Contact name

VisitBritain Events Team

Contact telephone

020 7578 1094

"Fantastic event, great to hear all the latest details on the campaigns, sales opportunities, funding and market intelligence. Glad to see the Minister there and for our industry to be really taken seriously."
Visit & Conference Leeds 

"Attending the VIBE event in Cardiff was a great way to meet people face to face, get the right contacts to further market Zip World to the international market and gain insights on market trends. The event was brilliantly organised and no time waisted... it was get straight to the point with clear ways forward."
Zip World