Graeme Barnett, Reed Travel Exhibitions, AIBTM & EIBTM Event Director commented, “We are delighted that Alexander Blass will be joining us this year. His focus on how the current global economic climate is impacting leadership in the meetings industry is going to add great depth to this year’s AIBTM education program.”
Alexander Blass, a highly sought after keynote speaker and invited expert, has traveled to 50 countries across multiple continents including: North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Through his high energy, dynamic and inspirational presentation style, he shares his passion, vision and vividly enriching life and business experiences with audiences ranging from top Fortune 500 companies and Global 1000 corporate business executives and associations, to non-profits, students and religious organizations.
Some of the most prominent conferences on innovation and creativity, leadership and change, and business development and entrepreneurship have been keynoted by Alexander. Examples include: Abu Dhabi Innovation Forum in the United States Arab Emirates, the World Management Forum, The European Conference on Creativity and Innovation in Portugal, the Stars of Business Awards in Dubai, The Kingdom Entrepreneurship Summit in Saudi Arabia, EPIC in New york, HR Summit in Singapore and IBM Innovate in India.
Several topics that Blass has spoken about recently include innovation strategies in challenging times, dominating the market and beating the competition, social media marketing secrets by harnessing the power of community and fundraising 2.0.
For more information about ways to attend AIBTM and to make the most of all of the education opportunities available as part of AIBTM’s Americas Meetings Week, please visit www.aibtm.com/
Apply for the Hosted Buyer attendance option by filling out the registration form - http://www.reedexpovip.com/
Alternatively, choose the Flexible Choice Option and attend as a Trade Buyer, which will permit you access to all education, business and networking opportunities taking place over the course of the show - https://www.compusystems.com/
AIBTM takes place from June 19- 21, 2012. Join AIBTM on Linked in, Facebook, Twitter and Youtube.
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About AIBTM’s Americas Meetings Week
The Americas Meetings & Events Exhibition (www.aibtm.com)
Reed Travel Exhibitions
Reed Travel Exhibitions (RTE) is the world’s leading provider of exhibitions in the travel and tourism industry. Its wide-ranging portfolio of events around the globe covers leisure travel, luxury travel, business travel and the meetings and incentives industry.
The 13 events are; World Travel Market (WTM), Arabian Travel Market (ATM), International French Travel Market (IFTM), La Cumbre, International Golf Travel Market (IGTM), International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM), International Luxury Travel Market Asia (ILTMA), Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo (AIME) (owned by Melbourne Convention + Visitors Bureau), Global Exhibition for Incentive, Business Travel, and Meetings (EIBTM), Gulf Incentive, Business Travel and Meetings (GIBTM), Americas Incentive, Business Travel and Meetings (AIBTM), China Incentive, Business Travel and Meetings (CIBTM) and Business Travel Market.
2012 sees the launch of two exciting new events with The Spa & Wellness Summit taking place in Austria Tyrol (10-12 September) and ILTM Americas launching in Mayakoba, Mexico (1-3 October).
Furthermore, April 2013 will see RTE launch World Travel Market Latin America in São Paulo, Brazil (23-25 April).In 2011 RTE’s 13 events were the catalyst for £2,807 million worth of travel and tourism business deals. RTE is a business unit of Reed Exhibitions.