Conventa is known for facilitating personal contacts between an international hosted buyer and regional buyer community and the wide choice of meeting supplier businesses by offering a unique opportunity to meet, network, negotiate and conduct business under one roof. th to 19th January 2012, Conventa will become the centre of the meeting industry of South East Europe and for someone working in the industry it will surely be a pace to be.
Growing and developing is something Conventa strives to. Over the three years, the number of exhibitors and hosted buyers has increased significantly, bringing 139 exhibitors from South East Europe and 271 hosted buyers from all over Europe to the same place in 2011. Based on the questionnaire that was sent out after the event, 92 % of the respondents agreed that Conventa is important for their business. Moreover, 82 % of the attending exhibitors have replied that it is very likely that they will exhibit again in 2012. The feedback received after the event was extremely positive and Conventa is setting its goals even higher this time around.
300 selected hosted buyers from all over Europe will have the opportunity to pre-schedule 3.800 meetings with 140 exhibitors from Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Republic of Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albania, Romania, Bulgaria, Austria and Italy. The participants will be able to network, listen to renowned professionals from the meeting industry, gain in depth knowledge and get to know the current trends. To experience first hand what the South East Europe region has to offer, selected hosted buyers will have a chance to attend FAM trips to several chosen destinations in the region .
Patrick M Delaney, director at Ovacion Global DMC said: »As a professional meeting planner I'm being continuously asked for something different, value-centered, no boring meetings with supplier-partners who are flexible and who want to do business. I firmly believe that South East Europe can provide answers to many of these needs. Go there and check it out. I know you will be more than satisfied!«
From 18th to 19th January 2012, Conventa will become the centre of the meeting industry of South East Europe and for someone working in the industry it will surely be a pace to be.