25-27 March 2019 | IBTM Arabia is the leading event for the meetings and events industry in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)

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Ibtm brings together meetings and events planners from across the globe to meet MICE suppliers based in the MENA region. This includes 3 days of pre-scheduled one-to-one meetings, invaluable networking opportunities, Discovery Day and carefully selected educational sessions delivered by industry experts.

Hosted Buyers gain access to the highest quality meetings and events suppliers based in the MENA region.

Our programme is designed to facilitate focused meetings whilst building meaningful business relationships. You will connect with exhibitors on our full networking day before the meetings even begin, so you'll know who your meeting and where to best place your money.

Who is a hosted buyer? 
A Hosted Buyer at IBTM Arabia is a senior decision maker responsible for organising meetings, events, conferences or incentives looking to place business exclusively in the Middle East and North Africa.

Hosted Buyers attend to build connections and do business, which are both cost effective and time efficient for you and your organisation. View our qualifying criteria to see if you qualify to be of our Hosted Buyers for 2019.

Our Hosted Buyers come from a range of different sectors all with a common goal in mind, to search for new suppliers who can create better business results for their organisation. 

Our Hosted Buyers industries include:

  • Pharmaceuticals/Medical/Chemical
  • Financial/Insurance/Legal
  • Management/Management Consulting
  • Sports/Sporting events Electronics/Communications/IT
  • Oil/Gas/Energy Organisers
  • Automotive
  • Travel Management Company
  • Incentive House/Agency
  • Independent Meeting Planner
  • Professional Conference Organiser
  • Event Management
  • Destination Management Company
  • Travel Agency

25-27 March 2019, Abu Dhbai, UAE


25-27 March 2019


3 days


Abu Dhbai, UAE


Jumeirah At Etihad Towers

Local Time:


Buyer Target:Worldwide
Industry Sectors: MICE
Pre Tours: No
Post Tours: No
Fully Hosted: Yes

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