WHO WE ARE

 

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Right People.  Right Time.  Right Format

 

Connect Travel produces ten industry events specifically designed to address industry needs in a unique format that creates an efficient and effective environment to expedite the sales process and grow your business.

EVENTS

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Jan. 31 - Feb. 1, 2022
New York City

The all new Connect Travel Marketplace Summit offers up to 22 appointments and has a big focus on education. The Summit brings together key international travel thought leaders from across the globe and North American suppliers to talk through international market intelligence, processes and trends that will assist in the rebound of international travel. With so many changes to the industry, it’s more important than ever to remain connected and open to learning. Buyers are by invitation only and event attendance is capped to provide an intimate environment.

Jan. 31 - Feb. 1, 2022
New York City

The RTO Summit series was created in 2003 and has been tested, improved by hundreds of North American travel suppliers and receptive tour operator buyers who cover all the major and developing international markets. We host the buyers and bring them together under one roof, so you spend less to meet with the people who need to know you.

 

March 21-23, 2022
Los Angeles, CA

The RTO Summit series was created in 2003 and has been tested, improved by hundreds of North American travel suppliers and receptive tour operator buyers who cover all the major and developing international markets. We host the buyers and bring them together under one roof, so you spend less to meet with the people who need to know you.

May 22-24, 2022
Puerto Rico

Connect Family Travel and the Family Travel Association are working in partnership to bring the right people together in the right place and at the right time. Top travel agents and tour operators specializing in family travel will meet with North American destinations, resorts, hotels and attractions in guaranteed one-on-one pre-scheduled appointments. The agenda also features a powerful lineup of speakers and educational sessions.

June 4-5, 2022
Orlando, FL

Connect THRIVE Summit is focused on community development through LGBTQ travel, sports, and entertainment. This one-of-a-kind marketing summit features dynamic general sessions and networking events alongside a series of pre-scheduled, one-on-one connections between destinations, resorts, hotels, attractions, domestic and international tour operators and travel agents, sports rights holders, media, marketers and brands.

June 6-8, 2022
Orlando, FL

Founded in 2000, eTOURISM SUMMIT attendees get up-to-the-minute, real-life examples of the latest applications in video, content marketing, email marketing, search, social media, mobile and web design. In an intimate setting, attendees get concrete ideas from their peers about how to get the most bang for their buck, learn guerilla marketing tactics, participate in interactive sessions, and hear about dozens of case studies to find out what’s working…and what’s not.

August 8-10, 2022
Detroit, MI

Connect Tour is a domestic travel show, specifically designed to address industry needs. The  event combines the right timing, a unique format that creates an efficient and effective environment to expedite the sales process and close business and a robust educational track to inspire and inform industry leaders in a rapidly evolving market. Connect Tour is the premier hosted-buyer event that brings together the most active tour operators, suppliers and experts in Domestic tour and travel for preset appointments, keynote general sessions, planner/supplier roundtables and quality networking.

August 8-10, 2022
Detroit, MI

CTM creates an efficient and effective environment to expedite the sales process and close business. What's better? It can be market specific. Offering up to 20 appointments per market.

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The RTO Summit series was created in 2003 and has been tested, improved by hundreds of North American travel suppliers and receptive tour operator buyers who cover all the major and developing international markets. We host the buyers and bring them together under one roof, so you spend less to meet with the people who need to know you.

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China is the fastest growing inbound tourism market to North America and Active America China is the only show in North America 100% dedicated to building inbound Chinese tourism. Tour operators who attended Active America China were from companies that were responsible for over 40% of all tourism to North America.

CONTACT US

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